Texas State Archives Map Collection

Topographical Map Showing Defenses of Cincinati, Covington, and Newport
Date: 1862-1863
Publisher: U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., 1891-1895. Compiled from surveys made by Messers. W. H. Searles, et al, in 1862-1863.
Cartographer: -- None Listed --
Scale: 1 inch = 4000 feet
Size: 42 cm x 44 cm
Type of Map: military
Format: color, engraved, lithographed, printed
Language: English
AC Number: 03735
Photo Media: -- None Listed --

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Shows rivers, creeks, terrain, houses and other buildings, roads, railroads, and Union forts, batteries, and other defenses. This map accompanies the report of Lieutenant Colonel J.H. Simpson, Corps of Engineers, U.S. Army. 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 CIII. 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. 12/3/84

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