Map of siege operations against the defenses of Charleston harbor, 1863 : showing batteries covering the descent upon Morris Island, July 10, and the subsequent operations resulting in the demolition of Ft. Sumter and the capture of Ft. Wagner & Batty. Gregg, September 7.

Description:

Map shows union and confederate fortifications on Morris Island and vicinity; marshes, causeways, roads, lighthouses, and shipwrecks. Includes legend. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:19,200].

Creator(s): United States Army Corps of Engineers
Location(s):
Creation Date: [1891-1895]  
Partner(s):
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection(s):
Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington
Usage:
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Creator (Author):
Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: [Julius Bien & Co.]
Place of Publication: [New York]
Date(s):
  • Creation: [1891-1895]
Coverage:
Place
United States - South Carolina - Charleston County - Charleston
Place
United States - South Carolina
From 1891 to 1895
Description:

Map shows union and confederate fortifications on Morris Island and vicinity; marshes, causeways, roads, lighthouses, and shipwrecks. Includes legend. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:19,200].

Note:

Map comes from: Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate Armies, 1861-1865, Plate XXXVIII.

Note:

In right upper corner: 2; in lower left corner: Accompanying report of Maj. Gen. Q.A. Gillmore, U.S. Army, SERIES
I. VOL. XXVIII PART 1, PAGE 9.

Physical Description:

1 map : col. ; 12 x 41 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Alternate Title: Siege operations against the defenses of Charleston harbor.
Alternate Title: Operations resulting in the demolition of Ft. Sumter and the capture of Ft. Wagner and Batty. Gregg.
Partner:
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection:
Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012-652
  • OCLC: 798092047 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth298643
Resource Type: Map
Format: Image