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General Buell’s Map of the Battlefield of Shiloh | Map or Atlas | Wisconsin Historical Society

Map or Atlas

General Buell’s Map of the Battlefield of Shiloh

General Buell’s Map of the Battlefield of Shiloh | Map or Atlas | Wisconsin Historical Society
This detailed map shows the positions of the armies of the Ohio and Tennessee, Confederate lines, headquarters, "regimental camps at the date of the battle" roads, houses, drainage, vegetation, fields, and relief by hachures. The letters A-W identify Union divisions and batteries. "Numbers indicate hours of the day, or periods of the battles . . . " Also included are references and text about the map. The 14th Wisconsin Infantry, 16th Wisconsin Infantry, and 18th Wisconsin Infantry regiments fought at Shiloh.
DESCRIPTION
This detailed map shows the positions of the armies of the Ohio and Tennessee, Confederate lines, headquarters, "regimental camps at the date of the battle" roads, houses, drainage, vegetation, fields, and relief by hachures. The letters A-W identify Union divisions and batteries. "Numbers indicate hours of the day, or periods of the battles . . . " Also included are references and text about the map. The 14th Wisconsin Infantry, 16th Wisconsin Infantry, and 18th Wisconsin Infantry regiments fought at Shiloh.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:90863
Creation Date: 1866
Creator Name:Buell, Don Carlos
City:Shiloh
County:
State:Tennessee
Collection Name:Map Collection
Genre:Map or Atlas
Original Format Type:prints, photomechanical
Original Format Number:H GX8829 S55 1862 B
Original Dimensions:20.75 x 16.25 inches
SUBJECTS
Dwellings
Land
Battlefields
Battles
Civil War, 1861-1865
Railroads
Roads
Fields (Agriculture)

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