Map Showing the Route of the Late Expedition, Commanded by Rear Admiral Porter, U. S. Navy, in Attempting to Get Into the Yazoo River by the Way of Steele's Bayou and Deer Creek

Description:

Map illustrating the Mississippi River, Yazoo River, creeks, cities, and gun emplacements surrounding a gunboat route through Mississippi. The shaded area is where the gunboats actually traveled. The dotted line is an additional portion of the proposed route. In the upper right corner is a map that showed where the gunboats were to fall back.

Creator(s): United States. War Dept.
Location(s): United States - Louisiana
Creation Date: [1911]  
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
War of the Rebellion
Usage:
Total Uses: 61
Past 30 days: 5
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: [1911]
Coverage:
Place
United States - Louisiana
Era
Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1876
Description:

Map illustrating the Mississippi River, Yazoo River, creeks, cities, and gun emplacements surrounding a gunboat route through Mississippi. The shaded area is where the gunboats actually traveled. The dotted line is an additional portion of the proposed route. In the upper right corner is a map that showed where the gunboats were to fall back.

Note:

"Map showing the route of the late expedition, commanded by rear Admiral Porter, u. S. navy, in attempting to get into the Yazoo river by the way of Steele's Bayou and Deer Creek."

Physical Description:

1 map : b&w ; 23 x 29 cm.

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Keyword(s): War of the Rebellion papers | gunboats | Steele's Bayou | Deer Creek | Union Navy | navies
Added Title: Map of route of Steel's Bayou expedition
Serial Title: The War of the Rebellion: Navy Records
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
War of the Rebellion
Relation (Is Part Of): Official records of the Union and Confederate Navies in the War of the Rebellion. Series 1, Volume 24., ark:/67531/metapth192859
Identifier:
  • CALL-NO: W 45.5
  • OCLC: 5194016 |
  • LCCN: 06-35188
  • LCCN: sn 85-64154
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth284657
Resource Type: Map
Format: Image