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 Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title 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
  • Added Title Map of route of Steel's Bayou expedition
  • Serial Title The War of the Rebellion: Navy Records

Creator

  • Compiler: United States. War Department.
    Creator Type: Organization

Publisher

  • Name: United States. Government Printing Office.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.

Date

  • Creation: 1911

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content 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.
  • Physical Description: 1 map : b&w ; 23 x 29 cm.

Subject

  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Maps.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Naval operations.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: United States -- History, Military -- Maps.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Mississippi River.
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Military and War - Wars - Civil War
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Military and War - United States Armed Forces - United States Navy
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Landscape and Nature - Geography and Maps
  • Keyword: War of the Rebellion papers
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Landscape and Nature - Water - Canals
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Landscape and Nature - Water - Rivers
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Yazoo River (Miss.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Maps.
  • Keyword: gunboats
  • Keyword: Steele's Bayou
  • Keyword: Deer Creek
  • Keyword: Union Navy
  • Keyword: navies

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Louisiana
  • Time Period: civ-war

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

Collection

  • Name: War of the Rebellion
    Code: WARR

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Map

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • Call Number: W 45.5
  • OCLC: 5194016
  • Library of Congress Control Number: 06-35188
  • Library of Congress Control Number: sn 85-64154

Note

  • Display 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."
  • Display Note: Date of publication is not printed on map.