United State Military Map 1864 Johnson Civil War southern Harbor insets fortsBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Johnson's New Military Map of the United States Showing the Forts, Military Posts &c. with Enlarged Plans of Southern Harbors from Authentic Data Obtained at the War Department Washington.
(North America / United States / Civil War)
Issued 1864, NY by Johnson and Ward. Insets of nine southern (Rebel) harbors, including New Orleans, Charleston Harbor, Washington, D.C., etc.
Fine mid-19th century antique map of the United States, lithographed with original hand color.
There are only a couple variant versions of this map, this J & W imprint only occuring briefly between c. 1862-66.
Light uniform paper age toning, 5" long split at bottom centerfold (closed on reverse), original fold line, light age spotting and surface soiling, nothing offensive, nice visual appeal.
An attractive American map produced during the Civil War.
Sheet measures c. 18" x 26 3/8".
Printed area measures c. 17 1/8" x 23 3/4".
Ristow, American Maps & Mapmakers, 325.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, v. 2, p. 443