Auction 128, Lot 322

"[Lot of 7 - Civil War Campaign Maps]", U.S. Army

Subject: Georgia

Period: 1892 (published)

Publication: Atlas to Accompany the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies

Color: Printed Color

27 x 16.5 inches
68.6 x 41.9 cm

Set of full sheets with multiple maps and battle plans providing great detail on Georgia battles, forts, etc. There are town plans of Atlanta from Gen. Sherman's campaign, Chickamauga, Chattanooga (Tenn.), Cold Harbor (Va.), campaign plans and positions for the 20th Army Corps including a large map of the Peach Tree Creek Battle. Four terrific sheets feature numerous single tint photographs; the Engine "Hero", views of Libby Prison, many forts and batteries photographs, most in Atlanta. Many famous photographers worked in the war, but no attribution is given for these photographs. A large panel shows all of the Iron Clads and their positions on January 15, 1865 -- the Minnesota, Wabash, Mahopac, Canoicus, Iron Sides, Monadnock, Saugus, Malvern (Flag Ship), and the Brooklyn. Published circa 1892 from maps drawn during the Civil War.


Condition: A

All with full margins and fine color.

Estimate: $120 - $180

Sold for: $200

Closed on 5/20/2009