Texas State Archives Map Collection

Battlefield of Young's Branch or Manassas Plains
Date: 1861
Publisher: U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., 1891-1895. Tracing forwarded to Chief of Engineers, U.S. Army, by Major N. Michler, Corps of Engineers, June 1, 1871.
Cartographer: -- None Listed --
Scale: 7/8 inch = 30 chains
Size: 26 cm x 23 cm
Type of Map: military
Format: color, engraved, lithographed, printed
Language: English
AC Number: 03221
Photo Media: -- None Listed --

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Plan of the battle, fought on July 21, 1861. Shows rivers, creeks, terrain, contour lines, houses, roads, and troops positions of Confederate and Union artillery and infantry lines. The places where distinguished men fell are noted and a listing of regiments and brigades involved in the battle 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 V. 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. 9/11/84

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