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Battle Field of Gettysburg (1:12,000)

Survey Date 1868. Troop Positions for July 1, 2, 3, 1863.

Library Reference Information

Type of Material: Cartographic Material
Author: Warren, Gouverneur Kemble, 1830-1882
Author: Bachelder, John B. 1825-1894
Main Title: Map of the battlefield of Gettysburg. July 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 1863.
Published/Created: Washington, U.S. Army, Office of the Chief of Engineers 187-
Published/Created: Boston, John B. Bachelder, 1883-
Description: The map is reduced from one on a scale of 200 feet to the inch, deposited in the Archives of the office of the Chief of Engineers. The survey was ordered by Brevet Major General A. A. Humphreys, Chief of Engineers, and conducted under Brevet Major General G. K. Warren, Major of Engineers." The survey was made in 1868 and 1869 and revised on the ground by P. M. Blake, Civil Engineer in 1873. The original is in the National Archives, Cartographic and Architectural Branch, Record Group 77:E 81.
Description: New edition 1883, Positions of troops compiled by John B. Bachelder, 1876. This edition lacks any statement of publication, printing, or engraving. Description derived from published bibliography.
LC Classification: G3824.G3 187- W3 CW 353.5
LC Classification: G3824.G3S5 1863 .B34 CW 326