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Margedant, William C. (b. 1835) Part of Northern Georgia

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC01740.06 Author/Creator: Margedant, William C. (b. 1835) Place Written: Chattanooga, Tennessee Type: Map Date: 5 May 1864 Pagination: 1 map ; 54.3 x 38.9 cm.

Summary of Content: Printed "In the field" on cloth. Black and white lithograph depicts Northern Georgia. Compiled under the direction of William E. Merrill, Chief Topographical Engineer, Washington, D.C. Margedant was Captain and Superintendent of the Topographical Engineers Office, Washington, D.C. According to a previous note, this item accompanied the commission of Brig. Gen. Nathaniel C. McClean.

Background Information:

People: Margedant, William C., b. 1835
McLean, Nathaniel Collins, 1815-1905
Merrill, W. E. (William Emery)., 1837-1891

Historical Era: Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877

Subjects: Civil WarMilitary HistorySurveyingGeography and Natural History

Sub Era: The American Civil War

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