Battles of Mexico


Battles of Mexico

Item Information

Title:
Battles of Mexico : survey of the line of operations of the U.S. Army, under command of Major General Winfield Scott, on the 19th & 20th August & on the 8th, 12th & 13th September, 1847
Creator:
McClellan, George Brinton, 1826-1885
Creator:
Turnbull, Wm. (William), 1800-1857
Creator:
Hardcastle, E. L. F. (Edmund Lafayette), 1824-1899
Creator:
Graham, C. B. (Curtis B.)
Creator:
Abert, John James, 1788-1863
Creator:
United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers.
Name on Item:
made by Maj. Turnbull, Capt. McClellan & Lieut. Hardcastle, Topl. Engs. ; drawn by Capt. McClellan.
Date:
1847–1848
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Boston Public Library
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center
Collection (local):
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center Collection
Subjects:
Mexican War, 1846-1848--Campaigns--Maps
Battlefields--Mexico--Mexico City--Maps
Roads--Mexico--Mexico City--Maps
Buildings--Mexico--Mexico City--Maps
Mexico City (Mexico)--History--American occupation, 1847-1848--Maps
Mexico, Valley of (Mexico)--Maps
Churubusco (Distrito Federal, Mexico)--Maps
Places:
MexicoDistrito Federal (territory)Churubusco
MexicoDistrito Federal (territory)Mexico City
MexicoMéxicoMéxico, Valle de (area)
Publisher:
Washington, D.C. : C.B. Graham,
Notes:
Relief shown by hachures and pictorially.
Shows positions and routes of troops by brigade, division, battalions, and batteries; location of fortifications, buildings, roads, streets, ranches, and terrain for Mexico City and the vicinity to the south and east.
Includes key to symbols and casualty statistics for the battles of Contreras, Churubusco, Molino del Rey, and Chapultepec.
In lower left corner: "Bureau Corps T. Engineers. 3rd March 1848. Examined & approved, J.J. Abert, Col. Corps T.E."
"Entered according to the act of Congress, in the year 1848, by Curtis B. Graham, in the Clerk's Office of the District of Columbia."
Inset: Part of the Valley of Mexico.
Routes and fortifications colored.
Extent:
1 map : hand colored ; 60 x 85 cm
Scale:
Scale approximately 1:31,800
Language:
English
Identifier:
06_01_011794
Call #:
G4414.M6S44 1848 .M33
Barcode:
39999065690974
Terms of Use:
No known copyright restrictions.
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