Texas State Archives Map Collection

Views from Fort Sumter
Date: 1861
Publisher: U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., 1891-1895.
Cartographer: Seymour, T., Brevet Capt., Feb. 13, 1861
Scale: none given
Size: 42 cm x 69 cm
Type of Map: military
Format: color, engraved, lithographed, printed
Language: English
AC Number: 03210
Photo Media: -- None Listed --

Views from Fort Sumter Image:
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Three views from Sumter. 1) Fort Moultrie as seen from Fort Sumter, 2) Fort Johnson as seen from Fort Sumter, 3) Morris Island and Cummings Point as seen from Fort Sumter. A brief plan of each fort and the island is given. This map is part of the Atlas to Accompany the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies, compiled by Captain Calvin D. Cowles, Government Printing Office, Washington, 1891-1895, plate I. Title page, table of contents, and index to maps in the atlas are filed under map #3209. A reprint of this atlas can be found in the Archive's Texana book collection. 9/10/84

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