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Creator: Tomlinson, G. W.
Title: New map of Charleston Harbor, showing the scene of the great naval contest between the iron clad monitors and the Rebel batteries, also the lines of fire, forts, obstructions, inlets, princl. plantations, & e.t.c.
Date: 1863
Map Number: hmap1863t6
Scale: Scale not given.
Original Material: 1 map, 56 x 39 cm.
Publication Data: Boston : J. Mayer & Co.
Description: Shows the coast from Long Island to the North Edisto River. Indicates drainage, roads, railroads, and dwellings with names of inhabitants. Channels, water depths, forts and batteries, with lines of fire, are given.
The following title appears in the lower right corner: Tomlinson's map of Charleston Harbor, S.C., and vicinity, showing the fortifications and batteries, together with a full description of the harbor, forts, obstructions, bombardment & et.c.
Drawings of the Ericsson "Devil" and the iron clad "Keokuk," and plans of Fort Sumter, Fort Moultrie, and Castle Pinckney are in the lower right corner. A column of text entitled "Description of the harbor, forts, &c." is in the right margin.
Description derived from published bibliography.
Subjects: Fortification--South Carolina--Charleston Region--Maps. | Charleston Harbor (S.C.)--Maps. | South Carolina--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps.
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