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Battle-Field of Five Forks: "Cotton" Map, No. 2.

Cotton, J. P., Civil Engineer; Bien, Julius
Map; Online
New York : Julius Bien, Lith., [1883?]
Variant Title
Battlefield of Five Forks
Cotton map, no. 2
Cartographic Info
Scale ca. 1:16,000; 4 in. = 1 mile.
1 map ; 44 x 35 cm. on sheet 56 x 48 cm.
  • Relief shown by spot heights and pictorially.
  • "Battle-field of Five Forks" printed below the map; "Cotton" map No. 2" appears at top of sheet.
  • Tables: April 1st. 1865; positions of sun in the sky -- Mean time of rising & setting of sun & setting of moon.
  • Lists Union and Confederate Army units participating in the battle, and locates features of the landscape.
  • This map presumably issued in one of the publications of the Warren Court of Inquiry held in 1883.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Some handwritten changes and additions to map. Linen-backed, with some loss of image at old fold lines.
Technical Details
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G3883 .D6 S5 1865 .C67 1883