"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: Southern United States, Civil War
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.
A mostly clean and bright example with a bit of toning along two folds and a few tiny fold separations closed on verso with archival tape. Issued folding.