Boston: U.S. Veteran Signal Corps Association, 1896. First edition. Hardcover. 8vo. , 4-916,  pp. Dark maroon cloth with gold lettering and designs on the front board and spine, green floral-patterned endpapers and pastedowns. Frontispiece portrait of General Albert J. Myer, fifty-four additional plates, four full-page maps, and in-text maps and illustrations (including a few diagrams in color) throughout. Broadfoot 78. A presentable copy of this comprehensive history of the U.S. Signal Corps during the American Civil War, including a complete roster and detailed information on their organization, training, methods, and actions in the various theaters of the war. Very Good. Item #00009574
A Very Good book with some rubbing and mild wear to the extremities, brief contemporary gift inscription on the first blank leaf.