Plan of blockade of Wilmington, North Carolina

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Map illustrating the planned blockade of the port of Wilmington, North Carolina. This includes the inlets between Cape Fear and Cape Lookout, blockade lines, and naval perimeters. The crosses indicate blockade ships. This map accompanies the War of the Rebellion papers which include documentation of the North Atlantic Blockade Squadron, 1864.

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1 map : b&w. ; 23 cm.

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United States. War Department. 1900.

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Map illustrating the planned blockade of the port of Wilmington, North Carolina. This includes the inlets between Cape Fear and Cape Lookout, blockade lines, and naval perimeters. The crosses indicate blockade ships. This map accompanies the War of the Rebellion papers which include documentation of the North Atlantic Blockade Squadron, 1864.

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1 map : b&w. ; 23 cm.

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  • Call Number: W 45.5
  • OCLC: 5194016 | External Link
  • Library of Congress Control Number: 06-35188
  • Library of Congress Control Number: sn 85-64154
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth284646

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War of the Rebellion

This compilation of the official records of the Union and Confederate Armies contains four series of volumes covering military operations in the field, prisoners of war, and the correspondence, orders, reports, and returns of Union and Confederate authorities.

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Official Records of the Union and Confederate Navies in the War of the Rebellion. Series 1, Volume 11. (Book)

Official Records of the Union and Confederate Navies in the War of the Rebellion. Series 1, Volume 11.

Records of the War of the Rebellion include copies of naval correspondence (reports, letters, telegrams, and general orders) from both the Union and Confederate Navies discussing their operations. According to the introduction in the first volume, the first series "embraces the reports, orders, and correspondence, both Union and Confederate, relating to all naval operations on the Atlantic and Gulf coasts and inland waters of the United States during the war of the rebellion, together with the operations of vessels acting singly, either as cruisers or privateers, in different parts of the world. These reports are accompanied by such diagrams and maps as may be necessary" (pp. ix-x). Index starts on page 813.

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United States. War Department. Plan of blockade of Wilmington, North Carolina, map, 1900; Washington D.C.. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth284646/: accessed August 23, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.