1910 Lithograph Map American Civil War Edward Canby Mobile Alabama Raid CWM1

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"Canby's Campaign Against Mobile"

This is an original 1910 two-color lithographed map of Union Major General Edward Canby's campaign to take the Confederate city of Mobile, Alabama in the last days of the American Civil War. Working in conjunction with Union Brigadier General James H. Wilson, General Canby struck into the deep heart of the Confederacy, taking Mobile, and denying the few remaining Confederate troops the manufacturing and supplies once supplied from there. A central point of Wilson's Campaign, Canby's raid to Mobile resulted in far less collateral damage as Sherman's March to the Sea, which had occurred a year prior.

CONDITION

This 103+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note this item has an original portfolio crease. There is some light aging along the original crease.

  • Product Type: Original Lithographed Map; Two-Color
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
  • Dimensions: Approximately 9.25 x 8.5 inches; 23 x 22 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Period Paper is pleased to present a collection of lithograph maps from 1910 that depict several of the major battles and military campaigns of the Union and Confederate armies during the American Civil War that was fought between 1861-1865. Including, the Battle of Gettysburg, the Carolinas campaign, the Mississippi River campaigns, Sherman's March to the Sea, and many more. These maps are in excellent condition and are perfect for framing. These pieces will certainly be of interest to American Civil War and military history buffs. To continue browsing this collection, simply click on the link provided beneath the condition paragraph.

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