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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Swann, Charles E.
Date:
1863
Short Title:
Military Map of the States of Kentucky and Tennessee.
Publisher:
Ehrgott, Forbriger & Co.
Cincinnati
Type:
Case Map
Obj Height cm:
129
Obj Width cm:
215
Scale 1:
350,000
Note:
Outline color by state; with "Improved Turnpike & Stage Roads" in red. Maps is mounted on linen and dissected into 48 sections with dark brown cloth end sheets (19x34) with a paper label printed with "Military Map Of Kentucky And Tennessee. Official: J.H. Simpson, Lieut. Col. Engr. U.S. Army, Chief Engr. Dpt. of the Ohio" in gold. A second issue shows Camp Burnside named, the lithographer's name revised, and a dotted line representing the "out line of coal field" has been added to the southeastern quadrant.
Reference:
Stephenson 216.7-8.
State/Province:
Kentucky; Tennessee
Event:
U.S. Civil War
Full Title:
Military Map of the States of Kentucky and Tennessee, within eleven miles of the 35th Parallel of Latitude or Southern Boundary of Tennessee; Compiled from the best authentic original maps, various documents, and miscellaneous latest sources of information. Commenced under the Authority of Major General Don Carlos Buell ... by Capt. N. Michler ... continued under Major General H.G. Wright by Maj. L. Sitgreaves ... and completed under Major General Ambrose E. Burnside ... by Lieut. Col. J.H. Simpson ... Drawn by Charles E. Swann, Asst. Engr. ... Office of Chief Engineer, Department of the Ohio. Cincinnati, Ohio, November, 1863. Ehrgott, Forbriger & Co. Lithographers, Engravers & Printers, Corner 4th & Walnut Streets, Cincinnati, O.
List No:
5384.001
Series No:
2
Engraver or Printer:
Michler, N.; Simpson, J.H.; Sitgreaves, L.
Publication Author:
Swann, Charles E.
Pub Date:
1863
Pub Title:
Military Map of the States of Kentucky and Tennessee, within eleven miles of the 35th Parallel of Latitude or Southern Boundary of Tennessee; Compiled from the best authentic original maps, various documents, and miscellaneous latest sources of information. Commenced under the Authority of Major General Don Carlos Buell ... by Capt. N. Michler ... continued under Major General H.G. Wright by Maj. L. Sitgreaves ... and completed under Major General Ambrose E. Burnside ... by Lieut. Col. J.H. Simpson ... Drawn by Charles E. Swann, Asst. Engr. ... Office of Chief Engineer, Department of the Ohio. Cincinnati, Ohio, November, 1863. Ehrgott, Forbriger & Co. Lithographers, Engravers & Printers, Corner 4th & Walnut Streets, Cincinnati, O.
Pub Reference:
Stephenson 216.7-8.
Pub Note:
See note field above.
Pub List No:
5384.000
Pub Type:
Case Map
Pub Maps:
1
Pub Height cm:
19
Pub Width cm:
34
Image No:
5384001
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 2005
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