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Re: [TalkAntietam] Re: Carman-Copes Maps

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  • Joseph Pierro
    Now that Tom mentions it, I do rememebr what happened. They printed X number of copies of the Atlas, boudn them, and sent them to various people. To save
    Message 1 of 9 , Jan 30, 2008
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      Now that Tom mentions it, I do rememebr what happened. They printed X number of copies of the Atlas, boudn them, and sent them to various people.

      To save money, UNBOUND pages were sent to a lot fo gov't agencies, etc. Exact same maps, just never stitched them together.



      ----- Original Message ----
      From: eighth_conn_inf <eighth_conn_inf@...>
      To: TalkAntietam@yahoogroups.com
      Sent: Wednesday, January 30, 2008 4:32:33 PM
      Subject: [TalkAntietam] Re: Carman-Copes Maps

      Jake,

      Thanks for this and for your recent Hotmail; that will be a big help!

      The size I mentioned is from the copy of one map I recently received.

      Larry F.

      --- In TalkAntietam@ yahoogroups. com, Joseph Pierro
      <joseph_pierro@ ...> wrote:
      >
      > Larry:
      >
      > The Antietam Atlas was hardbound, approx the same size as the
      original OR Atlas (which was a good deal larger than the modern
      reprints. WHAT that trim size is, I can't say; if you need the specs
      and no one has a copy of the original, email the curators in the map
      collection at tthe Lib of Congress. They'll measure it for you).
      >
      > I can't say definitively, but I'm not aware of the troops position
      plates having been published individually. I know the base map was,
      but I don't believe the individual plates of the comabt action were.
      >
      > --jake
      >
      > P.S. Check yout hotmail account. There's an attachment for you.
      >
      > ----- Original Message ----
      > From: eighth_conn_ inf <eighth_conn_ inf@...>
      > To: TalkAntietam@ yahoogroups. com
      > Sent: Wednesday, January 30, 2008 3:19:10 PM
      > Subject: [TalkAntietam] Carman-Copes Maps
      >
      > Anyone out there have an original set of the CC maps? If so, are
      they
      > bound together or were they loose? If bound, hard or soft? The size
      of
      > each is 28 1/2 X 23 1/2?
      >
      > Thanks,
      > Larry F.
      >
      >
      >
      >
      >
      >
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