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Grant, M. B. (fl. 1861) Map of the Seat of War

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC05987.22 Author/Creator: Grant, M. B. (fl. 1861) Place Written: Savannah, Georgia Type: Map Date: 1861 Pagination: 1 map : b & w ; 47.5 x 60.5 cm.

Summary of Content: Compiled and drawn by M. B. Grant, lithographed by R. H. Howell, and published by T. A. Burke of the Morning News Office. Shows eastern Virginia (mostly Manassas and vicinity) and part of Maryland. A manuscript note on the bottom by a quartermaster sergeant tells the recipient of this map that they can use it to track his movements, which will take him from Richmond to Fort Monroe and are marked, in part, in pen on the lower right hand side of the map.

People: Grant, M.B
Howell, R. H

Historical Era: Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877

Subjects: Civil WarMilitary HistoryConfederate States of AmericaSurveyingGeography and Natural History

Sub Era: The American Civil War

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