This is a very nicely crafted, detailed map of this Civil War battle fought on both sides of the Missisipi River - in Kentucky and Missouri. The troop positions as well as the positions and movements of the boats are shown and are color-coded. U. S. Grant lead the US Army in this battle.
1876 U.S. War Department Map of Belmont, MO Civil War Battle
Map of the Battlefield near Belmont, Missouri ... Commanded by Brig. Gen. U.S. Grant, Nov. 7th 1861
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U.S. War Department, 1876
16.3 x 20.2 in. plus margins
Good-Very Good. Nice strike, colored troop positions. Several soil spots, mostly in the margins. A marginal split in a later fold.