An 1862 map indicating free, border, and Confederate states.
- Citation Information
- “Bacon's military map of the United States shewing the forts & fortifications,” Digital Public Library of America, http://dp.la/item/16e66ed896e93f911a1adabf6c2fcb1b.
Courtesy of Boston Public Library via Digital Commonwealth.
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