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Auction 92, Lot 184

"Map Showing the System of Rebel Fortifications on the Mississippi River at Island No. 10 and New Madrid , Also the Operations of the U. S. Forces under General John Pope Against These Positions", U.S. War Dept.

Subject: Mississippi

Period: 1866 (published)

Publication: Report of Maj. Gen. Pope to the Committee on the Conduct of the War

Color: Black & White

17.2 x 20 inches
43.7 x 50.8 cm
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A key map for the Civil War collector who is interested in following the operations involved in the capture of New Madrid and Island No. 10 in the early months of 1862. The detailed map shows the roads, houses, batteries and gunboats in the Mississippi. Attractive title. Folding as issued.

References: Stephenson (CW) #299.8.

Condition: A+

Folding as issued.

Estimate: $250 - $300

Sold for: $250

Closed on 9/13/2000