Texas State Archives Map Collection

Sketch of Vicinity of Fort Fisher
Date: 1865
Publisher: U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., 1891-1895. Surveyed by Otto Julian Schultze.
Cartographer: -- None Listed --
Scale: 1 inch = 1100 feet
Size: 42 cm x 19 cm
Type of Map: military
Format: color, engraved, lithographed, printed
Language: English
AC Number: 03611
Photo Media: -- None Listed --

Sketch of Vicinity of Fort Fisher Image:
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Shows the Atlantic Ocean coastline, a river, terrain, buildings, roads, Union and Confederate forts, works, and a Union hospital. Inset: [Plan of] Fort Buchannan. 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 LXXV. 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. 11/12/84

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