MG 244 - USA Federal Engineer Department

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Scope and Content

The collection consists of one map or sketch of the defensive works and approaches at Harrisburg, signed by John A. Wilson, Assistant Engineer and dated September 2, 1863. A notation in the corner states that it was "Rec'd with Capt. Wheeler's letter of Aug 31 /63." The sketch shows the elevation of the land along Chambersburg Turnpike approaching the west side of the Susquehanna River.

Date(s): 09/02/1863

Extent: 1 item