Lithograph by Middleton, Strobridge & Co., Cin[cinnati], O[hio]. "The Siege of Vicksburg, Major General U. S. Grant, Commanding representing the position of Gen. A. P. Hovey's Division." Sketched by A. E. Mathews, 31st Regiment, O.V.I., 1863.

"Description of the Position:

A: Rifle pits occupied by Gen. Hovey's position
B: Approaches to Rifle Pits
C: Sap or approach to the 'Big Fort,' occupied by sharpshooters
D: Two guns, 1st Michigan Battery
E: Two guns, 1st Wisconsin Battery
F: (same as above)
G: Cut way of approach leading to the camp of the First Brigade in the ravine immediately in the rear of the rifle pits
H: The 24th Indiana are encamped in this part of the ravine
I: The 46th Indiana are encamped in this part of the ravine
K: The 11th Indiana are encamped in this part of the ravine
L: The 29th Wisconsin are encamped in this part of the ravine
M: The 34th Indiana are encamped in this part of the ravine
N: Company A of the 34th Indiana
O: Company ... of the 34th Indiana
P: The Siege Battery
Q: Rebel Forts
R: The 'Green Forts' (Rebel)
S: The 'Big Fort' (Rebel)
T: Court House in Vicksburg
U: Hospital in Vicksburg
V: Old Chimney"

Color lithograph: "Battle at Vicksburg, Miss."