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Map of the Battle of Iuka, Miss., Showing the Positions of the U.S. and Confederate Troops on the 19th of Sept. 1862

Map of the Battle of Iuka, Miss., Showing the Positions of the U.S. and Confederate Troops on the 19th of Sept. 1862 | Map or Atlas | Wisconsin Historical Society
This map of the Battle of Iuka depicts the May 19, 1862, positions of the Union forces in blue and Confederate in red. Indicated on the map are roads, the "route to heights commanding Fulton Road" street pattern and buildings in Iuka, houses and names of residents in outlying areas, fences, "Memphis & Charleston R.R." vegetation, drainage, and relief by hachures. The 8th Wisconsin Infantry, 14th Wisconsin Infantry, and 16th Wisconsin Infantry regiments and the 8th Wisconsin Light Artillery and 12th Wisconsin Light Artillery batteries were present at Iuka but saw little or no action.
DESCRIPTION
This map of the Battle of Iuka depicts the May 19, 1862, positions of the Union forces in blue and Confederate in red. Indicated on the map are roads, the "route to heights commanding Fulton Road" street pattern and buildings in Iuka, houses and names of residents in outlying areas, fences, "Memphis & Charleston R.R." vegetation, drainage, and relief by hachures. The 8th Wisconsin Infantry, 14th Wisconsin Infantry, and 16th Wisconsin Infantry regiments and the 8th Wisconsin Light Artillery and 12th Wisconsin Light Artillery batteries were present at Iuka but saw little or no action.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:90879
Creation Date: 1876
Creator Name:United States. Engineer Department.
City:Iuka
County:
State:Mississippi
Collection Name:Map Collection
Genre:Map or Atlas
Original Format Type:prints, fine-art
Original Format Number:GX8749 I92 1862 E
Original Dimensions:Unknown
SUBJECTS
Dwellings
Maps
Fences
Civil War, 1861-1865
Roads

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