"Map of the Military Operations During the War of 1861-1865 Designed Expressly to Accompany "The Lost Cause" a Standard Southern History of the War", Colton, G.W. & C.B.
Subject: United States - Southern
Period: 1867 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
24 x 18 inches
61 x 45.7 cm
This uncommon Civil War era map focuses on the South. It is extremely detailed showing railroads, towns, cities and highlights battle sites with red hand color. The lower right has a "Chronology of the Principal Events of the War" which starts with Jeff. Davis's inauguration and ends with his capture. Surrounded by a decorative vine & trellis border. Copyrighted by G.W. & C.B. Colton and published by E. B. Treat & Co. in The Lost Cause: A New Southern History of the War of the Confederates written by Edward A. Pollard.
Fine original color and crisp impression. Folding as issued on fine banknote style paper with some archival tape applied on verso to support fold intersections .