Date Original

1862

Description

Civil War era printed map of most of the eastern United States. Red markers indicate some of the battles fought during the war.

Biographical/Historical Note

The American Civil War, beginning in 1861 and ending in 1865, was a conflict that forever changed the course of American history. As a slave-owning state, Arkansas seceded from the Union and entered the war on the side of the Confederacy in November, 1861.

Physical Description

Map, 25.75" x 26.75"

Keywords

Civil war; Battlefields; Warfare

Geographical Area

Arkansas, Missouri, Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, Tennessee, Kentucky, Florida, South Carolina, North Carolina, Virginia, Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland

Language

English

Identifier

Map0285

Resource Type

Image

Collection

Map collection

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Historical War Map, Map0285, Map collection, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Rights

Use and reproduction of images held by the Arkansas State Archives without prior written permission is prohibited. For information on reproducing images held by the Arkansas State Archives, please call 501-682-6901 or email at state.archives@arkansas.gov.

Disciplines

United States History

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Additional Content

Maps collection inventory.

Keywords

Civil war; Battlefields; Warfare

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