Map no. 12, Port Hudson and vicinityAdditional title: Department of the Gulf, map no. 12, Port Hudson and vicinity
NamesBanks, Nathaniel Prentiss, 1816-1894 (Author)Houston, D. C. (David Crawford), 1835-1893 (Engineer)Oltmanns, J. G., 1829-1870 (Surveyor)United States. Army. Department of the Gulf (1862-1865) (Publisher)D'Avignon, Francis, 1813- (Draftsman)
Maps of North America
United States (except New York)
Daniel Butterfield Collection of Civil War Maps
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1863Place: New Orleans, La.?Publisher: Department of the Gulf
Library locationsLionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map DivisionShelf locator: Map Div. 15-425
TopicsPort Hudson (La.)Port Hudson (La.) -- History -- Siege, 1863Louisiana -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865Louisiana -- Port Hudson (La.)United States
NotesStatement of responsibility: Prepared by order of Maj. Gen. N.P. Banks ; Major D.C. Houston, chief engineer, Sept. 1863 , surveyed by J.G. Oltmanns, asst. c.s. [and 5 others] ; delineated by F. D'Avignon [and 1 other].Statement of responsibility: Photographed by Jacobs, Brown & OgilvieContent: Shows positions of Union and Confederate batteries in red and blue; indicates number and type of guns.Content: Includes index to Union batteries, with names of commanders.Content: Fortifications numbered with roman numerals may be keyed to fortifications shown in profile and numbered with roman numerals on Profiles of enemy's works, Port Hudson.Content: Scale approximately 1:15,750 (W 91°24ʹ00ʺ--W 91°18ʹ10ʺ/N 30°47ʹ30ʺ--N 30°41ʹ20ʺ)Acquisition: Gift; Mrs. Daniel Butterfield; 1903-1904Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical DescriptionExtent: 1 map : photocopy ; 44 x 31 cmRelief shown by hachures.
Type of ResourceCartographic
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 908960073NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20621246Other local Identifier: General Daniel Butterfield Collection. 25Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 01641cf0-dd4f-0132-6fac-58d385a7b928
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