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Title
Maps illustrating Gen'l Sherman's "March to the sea" and through the Carolinas and Virginia
Other Title
Maps illustrating General Sherman's "March to the sea" and through the Carolinas and Virginia
Contributor Names
McDowell, Robert M. (Topographical engineer)
Created / Published
[1865?]
Contents
Campaign maps showing positions of 20th Corps on march from Chattanooga, Tenn. to Atlanta, Ga. with dates and Union and Rebel defenses -- Maps showing the campaign of the 20th Corps from Atlanta to Savannah with the dates [and] Union and Rebel defenses, 1864 -- Campaign maps exhibiting the line of march of the 20th Corps from Savannah, Ga. to Goldsboro, N.C. with the plans of the battle fields of Averysboro and Bentonsville, 1865 -- Campaign maps exhibiting the line of march of the Army of Georgia, commanded by Maj. Genl. H.W. Slocum, from Goldsboro, N.C. to Martha's Vineyard, N.C., 1865 -- Maps showing the line of march of the Army of Georgia, commanded by Maj. Genl. H.W. Slocum, from Raleigh, N.C. to Alexandria, Va., 1865.
Subject Headings
-  Sherman, William T.--(William Tecumseh),--1820-1891
-  South Atlantic States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  Atlanta Campaign, 1864--Maps
-  Sherman's March to the Sea--Maps
-  Sherman's March through the Carolinas--Maps
-  United States--South Atlantic States
-  Atlanta Campaign
Notes
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  Title from cover.
-  Gift; Ransom Post no. 131, Grand Army of the Republic, St. Louis, Mo.; September 1933.
-  Pen and ink and colored ink on paper and tracing cloth.
-  LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 77
-  LeGear. Atlases of the United States, 10658
-  Similar maps printed in the U.S. War Dept.'s Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate armies, 1891-95, pl. 71, no. 1-11; pl. 79., no. 4; pl. 80, no. 1-11; and pl. 101, no 7, 19.
-  Title pages to sections 2 and 3 not manuscript. All section title pages signed by R.M. McDowell.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  On label (6 x 12 cm.) affixed inside front cover: "Presented by Ransom Post no. 131, Grand Army of the Republic, St. Louis, MO."
-  Lower portion of title page to section 1 wanting.
-  Conserved Feb. 1988.
-  Call number revised from that appearing in Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989.
Medium
1 ms. atlas ([58] leaves) : 51 col. maps (some folded), 20 x 31 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G1289.31.S5 M2 1865
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3871sm.gcw0077000a
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Library of Congress Control Number
2008626930
Online Format
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Library of Congress Online Catalog
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Mcdowell, Robert M. Maps illustrating Gen'l Sherman's "March to the sea" and through the Carolinas and Virginia. [?, 1864] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2008626930/. (Accessed December 07, 2016.)

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McDowell, R. M. (1864) Maps illustrating Gen'l Sherman's "March to the sea" and through the Carolinas and Virginia. [?] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2008626930/.

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Mcdowell, Robert M. Maps illustrating Gen'l Sherman's "March to the sea" and through the Carolinas and Virginia. [?, 1864] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/2008626930/>.