Texas State Archives Map Collection

Topographical Sketch of Fortress Rosecrans near Murfreesborough, Tennessee
Date: 1865
Publisher: U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., 1891-1895. Surveyed by John Riziha, Captain, 19th U.S. Infantry.
Cartographer: -- None Listed --
Scale: 7/8 inch = 800 feet
Size: 42 cm x 28 cm
Type of Map: military
Format: color, engraved, lithographed, printed
Language: English
AC Number: 03767
Photo Media: -- None Listed --

Topographical Sketch of Fortress Rosecrans near Murfreesborough, Tennessee Image:
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Shows creeks, terrain, plan of Murfreesborough, buildings, roads, a railroad, and batteries, redoubts, and other defenses which were part of Fortress Rosecran. This map accompanies the report of Brigadier General Z.B. Tower, U.S. Army, April 28, 1865. 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 CXII. 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. 12/5/84

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