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Map of Vicksburg harbor and Mississippi River

Map of Vicksburg harbor and Mississippi River

Descriptive Summary

Title: Map of Vicksburg harbor and Mississippi River
Creator: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
Inclusive Dates: 1888
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 item(s)
Extent: 1 map ; 46 x 38 cm.
Collection Number: hmap1888r6
Repository: Hargrett Map Collection

Collection Description

Scope and Content

To accompany report dated May 31, 1888; includes explanation; includes Harris Field Plantation G. L Boney, Hecla Plantation, McGee Landing, Mrs. Cranis Plantation, B. F. Morey, L. Kemps Plantation, L.N.G & T. Rail Road line, V. & M. Rail Road line.

Drainage, relief, swamps, lakes, vegetation by type, Mississippi River soundings, caving banks, islands, dikes, Grant's Canal, boat landings-named, agricultural and pasture lands, plantations, names of local residents, towns of Vicksburg and Delta, Louisiana with street patterns, roads, structures, railroads, quarries, mills, national Cemetery, fairgrounds.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Map of Vicksburg harbor and Mississippi River, hmap1888r6, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Louisiana -- Maps.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

hmap1888r6Map of Vicksburg harbor and Mississippi River from Paw-Paw Islands to lower delta from surveys made under the direction of Captain W. T. Rossell, Corps of Engineers, U.S.A., by H. St. L. Coppee, Asst. Engr., 1888