Texas State Archives Map Collection



Chart Accompanying Project for Effectively Closing Cape Fear River and the Port of Wilmington, North Carolina, to Blockade Runner
Date: 1864
Publisher: U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., 1891-1895.
Cartographer: -- None Listed --
Scale: see below
Size: 27 cm x 21 cm
Type of Map: military
Format: color, engraved, lithographed, printed
Language: English
AC Number: 03617
Photo Media: -- None Listed --

Chart Accompanying Project for Effectively Closing Cape Fear River and the Port of Wilmington, North Carolina, to Blockade Runner Image:
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Description:
Shows the river, bays, islands, soundings, terrain, towns, and Confederate forts, batteries, and obstructions. This map accompanies the letter of Major General Q.A. Gillmore, U.S. Army, September 6, 1864. This map and report are 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 LXXVI. 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. Scale: 1 1/4 inches = 1 1/2 statute miles. 11/13/84

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