Texas State Archives Map Collection

Sketch of Paducah, Kentucky, and Vicinity
Date: 1861
Publisher: U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., 1891-1895.
Cartographer: Rziha, John, Captain, U.S. Infantry
Scale: 2 inches = 1 mile
Size: 26 cm x 29 cm
Type of Map: military
Format: color, engraved, lithographed, printed
Language: English
AC Number: 03232
Photo Media: -- None Listed --

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Shows rivers, terrain, fields, buildings, roads, a plat of Paducah, a fort, and camps and batteries of several Union regiments. A description of the batteries and fort 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 VI. 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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