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. Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title 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.
  • Added Title Siege operations against the defenses of Charleston harbor.
  • Added Title Operations resulting in the demolition of Ft. Sumter and the capture of Ft. Wagner and Batty. Gregg.

Creator

  • Author: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers.
    Creator Type: Organization

Publisher

  • Name: [Julius Bien & Co.]
    Place of Publication: [New York]

Date

  • Creation: [1891..1895]

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content 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].
  • Physical Description: 1 map : col. ; 12 x 41 cm.

Subject

  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Landscape and Nature - Geography and Maps
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Business, Economics and Finance - Transportation - Railroads
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Harbors -- South Carolina -- Charleston -- Maps.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Morris Island, Battle of, S.C., 1863 (July 10-September 7) -- Maps.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Charleston (S.C.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Maps.

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Start Date: 1891
  • End Date: 1895
  • Place Name: United States - South Carolina - Charleston County - Charleston
  • Place Name: United States - South Carolina

Collection

  • Name: Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington
    Code: UTAM

Institution

  • Name: University of Texas at Arlington Library
    Code: UTA

Resource Type

  • Map

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: 2012-652
  • OCLC: 798092047

Note

  • Digital Preservation: creationHardware: BetterLight Super8K
  • Display Note: Map comes from: Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate Armies, 1861-1865, Plate XXXVIII.
  • Display 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.