Here for your browsing pleasure is a map of battlefield of Big Black River Bridge, Mississippi, showing the positions of the U.S. troops, May 17th 1863 Prepared under the direction of Lieut. P. C. Hains. U.S. Engrs., by F. Mason, Act. Asst. Engineer. Published by authority of the Honorable the Secretary of War. It was created in 1876.
Big Black River (Miss).
Shows position of Confederate and Union forces, entrenchments, roads, and topography of area.
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