Map Sketch of the eastern part of the U.S., showing territorial extent of the rebellion at different epochs during the war for its suppression : also--marching routes of the U.S. forces, localities & dates of the more important conflicts--districts of coast returned under the control of the U.S., etc. & etc.

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Title
Sketch of the eastern part of the U.S., showing territorial extent of the rebellion at different epochs during the war for its suppression : also--marching routes of the U.S. forces, localities & dates of the more important conflicts--districts of coast returned under the control of the U.S., etc. & etc.
Contributor Names
United States Coast Survey.
Hilgard, J. E. (Julius Erasmus), 1825-1891.
Created / Published
1862.
Subject Headings
-  United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Territorial questions--Maps, Manuscript
-  United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Campaigns--Maps, Manuscript
-  United States
Notes
-  Shows areas occupied by the U.S. forces at several times during the early Civil War using blue, green, and red boundary lines.
-  Covers the U.S. westward to approx. 95°W latitude.
-  Relief shown by shading.
-  Transfer; U.S. Dept. of Commerce and Labor; Apr. 24, 1911.
-  Assumed to have been drawn as a preliminary sketch for the printed map "Historical sketch of the rebellion", published by the U.S. Coast Survey in May 1862.
-  Pen-and-ink (black and several colors), blue watercolor (for bodies of water), brown watercolor (for relief shading), and lead-pencil additions.
-  Accompanied by handwritten letter of transfer from the librarian of the U.S. Dept. of Commerce and Labor to Philip Lee Phillips (LC), dated Apr. 24, 1911.
-  LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 36
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Includes note handwritten in ink at lower right: First project of "Rebellion Sketch", keep[?] J.E.H.
Medium
1 ms. map : col., cloth backing ; 49 x 40 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3701.S5 1862 .U5
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3701s.cw0036000
Library of Congress Control Number
2009584366
Online Format
image
Description
Shows areas occupied by the U.S. forces at several times during the early Civil War using blue, green, and red boundary lines. Covers the U.S. westward to approx. 95°W latitude. Relief shown by shading. Transfer; U.S. Dept. of Commerce and Labor; Apr. 24, 1911. Assumed to have been drawn as a preliminary sketch for the printed map "Historical sketch of the rebellion", published by the U.S. Coast Survey in May 1862. Pen-and-ink (black and several colors), blue watercolor (for bodies of water), brown watercolor (for relief shading), and lead-pencil additions. Accompanied by handwritten letter of transfer from the librarian of the U.S. Dept. of Commerce and Labor to Philip Lee Phillips (LC), dated Apr. 24, 1911. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 36 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes note handwritten in ink at lower right: First project of "Rebellion Sketch", keep[?] J.E.H.
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United States Coast Survey, and J. E Hilgard. Sketch of the eastern part of the U.S., showing territorial extent of the rebellion at different epochs during the war for its suppression: also--marching routes of the U.S. forces, localities & dates of the more important conflicts--districts of coast returned under the control of the U.S., etc. & etc. 1862. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2009584366/. (Accessed May 23, 2017.)

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United States Coast Survey & Hilgard, J. E. (1862) Sketch of the eastern part of the U.S., showing territorial extent of the rebellion at different epochs during the war for its suppression: also--marching routes of the U.S. forces, localities & dates of the more important conflicts--districts of coast returned under the control of the U.S., etc. & etc. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2009584366/.

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United States Coast Survey, and J. E Hilgard. Sketch of the eastern part of the U.S., showing territorial extent of the rebellion at different epochs during the war for its suppression: also--marching routes of the U.S. forces, localities & dates of the more important conflicts--districts of coast returned under the control of the U.S., etc. & etc. 1862. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/2009584366/>.