“MAP OF LOUISIANA, MISSISSIPPI, AND ARKANSAS” Philadelphia S. Augustus Mitchell, Jr., from Mitchell’s “New General Atlas”, c. 1862 (dated 1860 in the margin but issued in the 1862 Atlas). Engraved map with original hand-coloring.(Image: 13 ¼ x 10 ½’’)
This map, with its highly decorative border, depicts the southern states with their counties named and in contrasting colors.
Topographical features are shown with major towns, cities, mountains, rail routes, land routes and water routes identified. A very detailed view of the states as they existed when the country was engaged in the American Civil War.