Inventory of Historic Maps of Mississippi
by Paul Davis
|Title:||Map of the alluvIal region of the Mississippi [River] prepared to accompany the report of Capt. A.A. Humpherys and Lieut. H.L. Abbot Corps of Engineers. War Dept. 1861.|
|Scale:||ca. 1 inch to 15 miles|
|Features:||Drainage, lakes, alluvial areas, numbered river islands, cities, towns, railroads and surveyed R.R. routes.|
|Comments:||General Note: Noted on map- "U.S. Miss. Delta Survey" |
Bibliographic Note: Plate 2 in Report upon the physics and hydrologies of the Mississippi River: United States Army Corps of Topographical Engineers, professional paper 4.
Author Note: "Prepared to accompany the report of Capt. A.A. Humphreys and Lieut. H.L. Abbot, Corps of Top'l. Eng'rs., U.S.A. to the Bureau of Topl. Engrs., War Dept."
Features Note: Geographical and alluvial lands authorities are listed in separate tables.
|Coverage:||Mississippi River Valley (DeSoto, Coahoma, Tunica, Washington, Bolivar, Issaquena, Warren, Claiborne, Jefferson, Adams and Wilkinson Counties)|
|Repository:||Library of Congress, Geography and Map Division | Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality, Mississippi Geology Library | Mississippi River Commission|
|Publisher:||[Washington] : Corps of Topographical Engineers, 1861.|
|Size (inches):||28.3 x 18.3|