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  • Guide leaflets for the tour of historic Civil War defenses, Washington D.C.

    Guide leaflets for the tour of historic Civil War defenses, W...

    Relief shown by contours on some maps. Title from title sheet (sheet #1). Facsims. of Civil War fortification maps of Washington D.C. Original version: [S.l. : s.n., 1861?-1865]. LC sheets imperfect: Use-worn, punch-holed in left margin, rubber-stamped on verso to indicate sheet numbers. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 689 Sheets variously include notes, captions, and/or index of facilities. Available also through the Library ...

    • Contributor: United States. Office of National Capital Parks
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1938

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  • Topographical sketch of Corinth, Mississippi and its environs: showing the enemy's entrenchments, and the approach of the U.S. forces/

    Topographical sketch of Corinth, Mississippi and its environs...

    Relief shown by hachures. Sun print. Shows Confederate entrenchments in red and Union entrenchments in blue. "Head Qs. of Genel. Buell," roads, railroads, vegetations, drainage, houses, fences, and the names of a few residents in the outlying areas. Description derived from published bibliography. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 268 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Michler, N.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Sketch showing the positions of the beacons on the Florida reefs

    Sketch showing the positions of the beacons on the Florida reefs

    Scale 1:400,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 117.6 (Its no. 464) At head of title: U.S. Coast Survey, A. D. Bache, Supdt. "No. 464 price 15 cents" is printed in the upper margin. Inset: Plan of beacons devised by Lieut. James Totten, U.S. Army, Assistant, U.S.C.S. 29 x 16 cm. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Plan of fortifications at Augusta, Ga.

    Plan of fortifications at Augusta, Ga.

    Pen and ink. Savannah River drawn in blue pencil. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S47, 147 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. In pencil at upper right corner: 61. Imperfect: Fold-lined, mounted on paper.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • [Map of the counties of Bertie and Hertford and part of the county of Northampton, North Carolina].

    [Map of the counties of Bertie and Hertford and part of the c...

    "Map from the Confederate Engineer Bureau in Richmond, Va. General J.F. Gilmer, Chief Engineer[.] Presented to the Virginia Historical Society by his only daughter, Mrs. J.F. Minis, Sav[ana]h, Ga."--Note on map. Forms part of the Gilmer Map Collection. Relief shown by hachures. Shows towns, waterways, roads, geographic features and land owners. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Richmond, Henrico County, Manchester and Springhill, Chesterfield Co. (Virginia) /

    Richmond, Henrico County, Manchester and Springhill, Chesterf...

    From the Illustrated London news, Sept. 7, 1861. Relief shown by hachures. Shows buildings, railroads and roads. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's Archives Research Services department for more information. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. April 2003, Map Cataloging Team. Civil War project no.: lva00128. Conservation: Etherington ...

    • Contributor: Ettling, Theodor
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • [Map of a part of Greenbrier County, West Va. /

    [Map of a part of Greenbrier County, West Va. /

    Drawn with pencil and ink on blue-lined paper. Shows towns, roads, rivers and mountains. Not drawn to scale. One of a series of eight maps of southwestern Virginia and West Virginia. Originally in envelope with notations: "Maps of various kinds by residents of western Virginia. Found among a few books &c which had belonged to Genl. Loring. This statement made by Mr. John Hart." ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Map showing the location of battle fields of Virginia /

    Map showing the location of battle fields of Virginia /

    Shows Civil War battlefields (1861-1865), Chesapeake & Ohio Railroad lines, distinguishing between those which are pre-war and post-war, other railroads during the war, plank roads, turnpikes, other roads and light houses.

    • Contributor: Chesapeake and Ohio Railway Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1892
  • Atlas of the war of the Rebellion giving Union and Confederate armies by actual surveys by the Union and Confederate engineers, and approved by the officers in command, of all the maps herein published /

    Atlas of the war of the Rebellion giving Union and Confederat...

    Relief shown by contours, shading, and hachures on some maps. "This volume will contain over seven hundred maps, showing all the battle-fields from 1861-to 1865." "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1892, by J.A. Caldwell, in the office of the Librarian of Congress, at Washington." This atlas comprises the first 40 plates of the U.S. War Department's Atlas to Accompany the ...

    • Contributor: United States. War Department
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1892

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  • Map of battle-grounds of August 28th, 29th, & 30th 1862 in the vicinity of Groveton, Prince William Co., Va.

    Map of battle-grounds of August 28th, 29th, & 30th 1862 in th...

    Scale 1:21,120. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 577.5 At head of title: Engineer Department, U.S. Army. Bvt. Maj. Gen. A. A. Humphreys, Brig. Gen. & Chief of Engineers. Endorsed (facsim.): Official copy G. K. Warren Maj. Engrs. & Bvt. Gen. U.S.A. Base map of the battlefield of Second Manassas showing roads, railroads, houses and names of residents, drainage, and vegetation. Troop positions are ...

    • Contributor: Warren, G. K.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1878
  • Map of the battlefield of Gettysburg

    Map of the battlefield of Gettysburg

    Scale 1:9051. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 333 Inset: Plan of the National Cemetery. Lower right corner: Sketch of the battle of Gettysburg. [Text] Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Elliott, S. G.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Map of army operations Atlanta campaign between Cassville and Mariette and vicinity

    Map of army operations Atlanta campaign between Cassville and...

    Scale 1:285,120. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 132.6 Map of Bartow, Cherokee, Paulding, and Cobb counties, Georgia, showing location and date of battles, entrenchments, towns, roads, railroads, drainage, and relief by hachures. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Western and Atlantic Railroad Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • [Map of the environs of Vicksburg, Mississippi, 1863]

    [Map of the environs of Vicksburg, Mississippi, 1863]

    Title, scale, and date from Stephenson's Civil War Maps, 1989. Pen and ink sketch map drawn on tracing cloth, showing roads in red, principal rivers in blue, and "Vicksburg & Jackson R.R.," streams, towns, and names of residents in black. Fortifications are indicated at the "R.R. Brigde" across the Big Black River. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S119, 282 Available also through the ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Plan of the battle of Chancellorsville. Virginia position, 5 p.m., 2nd May 1863.

    Plan of the battle of Chancellorsville. Virginia position, 5 ...

    Sneden uses his usual eye for detail in showing the nature of the terrain with crop fields, woods, areas of felled trees, roads, and waterways in the vicinity of the Battle of Chancellorsville. He particularly emphasizes the positions of the following corps in the U.S. Army of the Potomac: 2nd Corps (commanded by Winfield Scott Hancock), 3rd Corps (commanded by Daniel Edgar Sickles), 5th ...

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Map of Charleston and vicinity.

    Map of Charleston and vicinity.

    Scale ca. 1:170,000. Manuscript; pen-and-ink and watercolor. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 373.5 From the papers of Joseph Roswell Hawley. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Andersonville Prison

    Andersonville Prison

    Detailed plan of Andersonville Prison Camp, showing Sweetwater Lick to the north, and the Southwestern & Enfaula Railroad to the east. Shows the main forts, stockade and cemetery.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Plan of the Battle of Cedar Mountain, Virginia, August 9th, 1862.

    Plan of the Battle of Cedar Mountain, Virginia, August 9th, 1...

    The newly-organized Union Army of Virginia under Gen. John Pope had as its mission to draw Lee's focus and forces away from the defense of Richmond. To that end, the army began moving toward Gordonsville in July, planning to approach the Confederate capital from the north. Realizing the seriousness of his position, with McClellen in front of him and Pope on his left flank, ...

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Siege of Port Hudson

    Siege of Port Hudson

    The map shows the Union troops on land and water surrounding Confederate fortifications at Port Hudson, La., on the Mississippi River, approximately 25 miles north of Baton Rouge. The Union XIX Corps under Gen. Banks had its first engagement May 26th on the Bayou Sara Road, and laid siege to the fort on May 27th. Confederate Gen. Franklin Gardner surrendered Port Hudson on July ...

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Dakota Territory /

    Dakota Territory /

    Shows extent of public land surveys and historical notes and dates regarding exploration routes, battlegrounds, and Native American treaties and reservations. Relief shown by hachures. Gift; Miss Eleanor Sherman Fitch; July 7, 1942. Originally printed on 2 sheets 54 x 96 cm. and 58 x 96 cm., sheets joined horizontally to form 1 map. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S194 Available also through ...

    • Contributor: Durage, Julius J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1878
  • Map of Virginia, Maryland &c., seat of war, compiled from the latest maps, 1861

    Map of Virginia, Maryland &c., seat of war, compiled from the...

    Scale ca. 1:760,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 451.4 General map. Confederate imprint. Pencil note in the lower margin reads "This map was advertised in the Augusta, Ga. Daily Chronicle, Oct. 27, 1861." Includes "Table of distances." Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Paterson, J. T.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Chart of the Mississippi River from the Ohio River to Gulf of Mexico

    Chart of the Mississippi River from the Ohio River to Gulf of...

    Scale ca. 1:1,267,200. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 47.7 "Entered according to act of Congress A.D. 1863 by Virtue, Yorston & Co." General map indicating the location of a few forts. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Wells, Jaco
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Map showing the defences of Savannah, on the approaches of Wilmington and Savannah Rivers, Georgia. Flag St[eame]r "Harvest Moon" Feb. 8th 1865.

    Map showing the defences of Savannah, on the approaches of Wi...

    Scale 1:40,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 208.3 From Message of the President of the United States, and accompanying documents, to the two houses of Congress, at the commencement of the first session of the thirty-ninth Congress. -Report of the Secretary of the Navy (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1865). fol. p. 324. Printed in the upper left margin: 39th Cong. 1st sess.-Annual Report ...

    • Contributor: United States. Navy
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • Atlantic coast of the United States (in four sheets) : sheet no. III, Cape Hatteras to Mosquito Inlet.

    Atlantic coast of the United States (in four sheets) : sheet ...

    LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 47.42 Description derived from published bibliography. At head of title: U.S. Coast Survey, A. D. Bache, Supt. From its Report of the Superintendent of the Coast Survey, showing the progress of the survey during the year 1863 (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1864). Map 20. "No. 20" has been dropped from the upper left corner. Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Map of the battlefield of Antietam, [Sept. 17, 1862] /

    Map of the battlefield of Antietam, [Sept. 17, 1862] /

    Relief shown by hachures. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 254 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Imperfect.

    • Contributor: Willcox, William H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Gettysburg Battlefield. Battle fought at Gettysburg, Pa. July 1st, 2d & 3d 1863 by the Federal and Confederate armies commanded respectively by Genl. G. G. Meade and Genl. Robert E. Lee.

    Gettysburg Battlefield. Battle fought at Gettysburg, Pa. July...

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Cover title: Gettysburg Battlefield directory, with index. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 324.2 Includes "Plan of the soldiers national cemetary." Accompanied by: Gettysburg Battlefield directory; index to military organizations. 139-151 p. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2

    • Contributor: Bachelder, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Antietam Sharpsburg and vicinity. Constructed and engraved to illustrate "The war with the South"

    Antietam Sharpsburg and vicinity. Constructed and engraved to...

    Scale ca. 1:26,700. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 246.2 From Tomes, Robert. The war with the South. New York, Virtue & Yorston, 1862-1867, v. 2, between p. 426 and 427. Signed (facsim.): Charles: Sholl, Topl. Engineer. "Entered according to act of Congress AD. 1864 by Virtue, Yorston & Co." Caption in lower margin: A topographical map of the battle field at Antietam from ...

    • Contributor: Sholl, Charles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Map of Macon, Ga. and vicinity.

    Map of Macon, Ga. and vicinity.

    Shows fortifications in the Macon area. Title on verso. Oriented with north to the right. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S87, 190 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Pen and ink and pencil, separated along fold lines, mounted on cloth and laminated. Title on verso obscured by mounting.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Plan of the prison. March 1, 1864.

    Plan of the prison. March 1, 1864.

    Map shows the plan of Andersonville Prison Camp including the stockade, the town of Anderson Station on the Macon and Americus Rail Road, the locations of Confederate units serving as guards, and the headquarters of camp commandant Maj. Henry Wirz.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • [Part of South Carolina and Georgia]

    [Part of South Carolina and Georgia]

    Scale 1:350,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 365.5 Southern half of an unidentified printed map. Sheet extends from Augusta south to Jacksonville, Georgia, and Beaufort, South Carolina, west to Eatonton, Georgia. Indicated are roads and railroads, cities and towns, houses and names of residents, rivers, and forts. Handwritten title on verso: War map of Georgia. Map is endorsed "From Chief Engrs. Office, Mil'y ...

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Plan of the Battle of Five Forks, Va., March 31st 1865 and 1st April.

    Plan of the Battle of Five Forks, Va., March 31st 1865 and 1s...

    Map shows view from Petersburg to Five Forks, Va. As part of an overall plan to force the Confederate troops out of their Petersburg trenches, on March 30, 1865, Gen. Sheridan's troops advanced on Dinwiddie Court House and Five Forks. They were met by Confederate forces under Pickett near Five Forks on March 31st. On April 1st, having heard of his opponent's heavy reinforcement ...

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • [Richmond east to Charles City C. H.].

    [Richmond east to Charles City C. H.].

    Scale 1:63,360. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 645 Two printed sheets dated May 19 and 27, 1864, joined together forming a continuous map. Roads, railroads, houses and names of residents, drainage, and towns are indicated. The map has been annotated with colored pencils to show the routes of the 2nd, 5th, 6th, 9th, and 18th corps. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also ...

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Hd. Qrs. D. and [A. Tenn.] Aug. 30, 1864, 8 a.m. : [Pencil sketch showing the location of the Headquarters, Department of the Tennessee, on Flint River near Jonesboro, Georgia].

    Hd. Qrs. D. and [A. Tenn.] Aug. 30, 1864, 8 a.m. : [Pencil sk...

    Remainder of title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pencil drawn on 3/8 in. numbered grid. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S82, 180 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. In manuscript at bottom: Logan's Corps is across the Flint River - the 16th is on the right of the main Jonesboro road - and the 17th ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Perspective view of Gettysburg National Military Park

    Perspective view of Gettysburg National Military Park

    Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 329.5 Panoramic map, with Round Top in the foreground, showing roads, railroads, field patterns, woodland, observation towers, monuments, and houses. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Cope, Emmor
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1916
  • One hundred & fifty miles around Richmond. 12 ed.

    One hundred & fifty miles around Richmond. 12 ed.

    [Scale ca. 1:880,000]. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 632.5 "Twelfth edition 3000 of Magnus' all around map." "Dedicated to the gallant soldiers fighting to suppress the Rebellion." Description derived from published bibliography. Includes portraits of Generals Grant, Meade, and Hancock. Includes 8 inset maps of southern cities. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Magnus, Charles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 186?
  • Map of western Virginia /

    Map of western Virginia /

    Relief shown by hachures. General map of western Virginia extending from Staunton to Cumberland Gap and showing roads, railroads, cities and towns, and rivers. This is one of three issues in the Library of Congress published in 1862. This issue is similar to G3880 1862 .N5 CW 465.5, except that "Civ. Engr." does not appear after the compiler's name. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ...

    • Contributor: Nicholson, W. L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • S.E. portion of Virginia and N.E. portion of N'th Carolina /

    S.E. portion of Virginia and N.E. portion of N'th Carolina /

    Covers Tidewater Region (Va.) and Albemarle Sound Region (N.C.). Shows fortifications, settlements, roads, railroads, canals, streams, swamps, and distances. Pen-and-ink (black, red) and watercolors (blue, green). Mounted under gauze covering, shellacked. Includes text of "Military considerations" for isolating Norfolk (Va.) by capturing Suffolk (Va.). LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 476 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Worret, Ch.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • [Battle of Chancellorsville].

    [Battle of Chancellorsville].

    Scale ca. 1:190,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 527 Map 1: Dispositions of the Union and Confederate armies prior to the battle of Chancellorsville.-- Map 2: Dispositions of Union and Confederate forces about 11:30 P.M., 30 April, 1863. -- Map 3: Dispositions of Union and Confederate forces at 4:00 P.M., 2nd May, 1863. Each map indicates troop positions, roads, railroads, towns, drainage, fords, ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • [Preliminary sketch of a portion of the Belle Grove or Cedar Creek battlefield area].

    [Preliminary sketch of a portion of the Belle Grove or Cedar ...

    Shows fortifications and names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pencil on sheet of paper from notebook, lined on right recto and left verso, and mounted on cloth. Watermark: Coat-of-arms. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H197 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: ...

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Map of a portion of Virginia /

    Map of a portion of Virginia /

    Covers eastern Virginia bounded by Alexandria, Petersburg (Va.), Lynchburg, Petersburg (W.Va.), and Winchester. Relief shown by hachures. From the Orlando M. Poe papers in LC Manuscript Division. Sun print. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 454.5 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy annotated in ink on verso: Orlando M. Poe, Col. 2d Mich'n Vols., Comdg. ...

    • Contributor: Bowen, Nicolas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Newberry District, South Carolina /

    Newberry District, South Carolina /

    "Approved, C. R. Suter, 1st Lt., U.S. Engrs., Chf. Engr., D. S." Pen and ink tracing of a map in Robert Mills's Atlas of the State of South Carolina . . . Baltimore, F. Lucas, Jr. [1825] LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S149 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Mills, Robert
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1820
  • Map of the Confederate lines from Fort Gregg to Mrs. Price's : [Virginia] /

    Map of the Confederate lines from Fort Gregg to Mrs. Price's ...

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows portions of the fortifications of Richmond. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 630 Pen-and-ink on tracing linen, mounted on paper. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Hoffmann, J. Paul
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 186?
  • Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park, Georgia and Tennessee : principal roads and streets between Chattanooga and park areas.

    Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park, Georgia a...

    Scale ca. 1:64,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 162.6 "NMP-CC-7004." "Reprint 1957." Illustrates descriptive leaflet by U.S. National Park Service entitled "Point Park, Lookout Mountain and Chattanooga Battlefields." Includes text and illustrations. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1957
  • Loudo[u]n County, Virginia.

    Loudo[u]n County, Virginia.

    Scale ca. 1:126,720. Hand colored positive photocopy. Sun print. Relief shown by hachures. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 559.7 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. At head of title (in manuscript) : No. 25. In pencil on verso: 124. LC copy hand-colored and numbered to show regions, place names annotated in ...

    • Contributor: Hergesheimer, E.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Reconnaissance of "Anacostia" above Wash. Navy Yd. /

    Reconnaissance of "Anacostia" above Wash. Navy Yd. /

    Covers part of Anacostia River in Washington D.C. "Aug. 18th 1861." Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. India ink and blue wash. Includes note. At upper left: 211, L. Sheet 16. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 689.5 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Contributor: Cluss, A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Map illustrating the operations of the U.S. forces against Vicksburg.

    Map illustrating the operations of the U.S. forces against Vi...

    Scale ca. 1:390,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 287 "Indicates "Genl. Grant's track," "Union forces surrounding Vicksburg," and "track of Genl. Blair." Roads, railroads, drainage, and towns are shown. "Union victories" are noted by colored U.S. flags. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • The Pursuit of the rebel army, April 6th-8th, 1865, and Battle of Sailor's Creek, Va.

    The Pursuit of the rebel army, April 6th-8th, 1865, and Battl...

    In this detail from an unidentified printed map, Sneden depicts the area between Rice's Depot and Jetersville, Va. Named after Sailor's Creek that runs through Prince Edward, Amelia and Nottoway Counties, this engagement of the Appomattox Campaign was fought April 6, 1865. The Confederates sustained heavy losses (7-8,000) before withdrawing to Highbridge, and several generals, including Ewell, were captured.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Lloyd's new war map of Virginia.

    Lloyd's new war map of Virginia.

    Scale ca. 1:980,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 464 Shows battlefields underlined in red, towns, roads, railroads, drainage, and relief by hachures. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Lloyd H. Hall Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Battlefield of Chattanooga with the operations of the national forces under the command of Maj. Gen. U.S. Grant during the battles of Nov. 23, 24, & 25, 1863,

    Battlefield of Chattanooga with the operations of the nationa...

    Relief shown by shading. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 403 Indicates troop positions, Union and Confederate headquarters, roads, railroads, drainage, vegetation, relief by shading, and the names of a few residents in the outlying areas. "Printed for the benefit of the Sanitary Commission by the Lithographers' Association of (New York.)" Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Smith, William F.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Plat of Murfreesboro. Taken from a top'l. sketch of Murfreesboro and its environs. Surveyed under the direction of Capt. N. Michler, Top'l. Engs., U.S.A.

    Plat of Murfreesboro. Taken from a top'l. sketch of Murfreesb...

    Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 429.2 Map indicates streets and buildings. Sites occupied by the 14th and 21st Corps of the Army of the Cumberland, Department Headquarters, and the Quarter Master are identified. Bar scale appears in the lower right corner, but units of measure are not given. Photocopy (positive). Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library ...

    • Contributor: Michler, N.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Plans & views of Rebel defences, coast of South Carolina

    Plans & views of Rebel defences, coast of South Carolina

    Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 367 Contents: Fort "Walker," Hilton Head Isld., S.C. Scale 1:2000. 17 x 15 cm.-Ground plan and view of fort on Botany-Bay Isld. North Edisto R. Scale 1:2000. 12 x 15 cm.-Fort on Sam's Point, Coosaw River, S.C. Scale 1:1000. 13 x 15 cm.-Ground plan and view of fort on Bay Point South Edisto R., S.C. ...

    • Contributor: Willenbücher, Eugene
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Map of Hertford and part of Northampton and Bertie counties, N.C. : surveyed under the direction of A.H. Campbell, Capt. of Engineers & Ch'f. Topog'l Dep't N.D. Va.

    Map of Hertford and part of Northampton and Bertie counties, ...

    "Map from the Confederate Engineer Bureau in Richmond, Va. General J.F. Gilmer, Chief Engineer[.] Presented to the Virginia Historical Society by his only daughter, Mrs. J.F. Minis, Sav[ana]h, Ga."--Note on map. "Sheet no. 1." Forms part of the Gilmer Map Collection. Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. Gift of Mrs. Louisa Porter (Gilmer) ...

    • Contributor: Confederate States of America. Army. Dept. of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Map showing route taken by U.S. prisoners of war, Feby. 1864, when sent from Richmond, Va., to Andersonville, Georgia.

    Map showing route taken by U.S. prisoners of war, Feby. 1864,...

    Depicts railroad lines from Raleigh, N.C., through South Carolina and Georgia, highlighting in purple ink the particular train route Sneden took as a prisoner.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Gettysburg battlefield today. Pennsylvania Railroad.

    Gettysburg battlefield today. Pennsylvania Railroad.

    Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 345.5 Copyright no. 59616R June 3, 1913. Panoramic map of the Gettysburg battlefield. Round Top is in the foreground. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Pennsylvania Railroad
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1913
  • Map of Pr. Edward Co. Virginia.

    Map of Pr. Edward Co. Virginia.

    "Map from the Confederate Engineer Bureau in Richmond, Va. General J.F. Gilmer, Chief Engineer[.] Presented to the Virginia Historical Society by his only daughter, Mrs. J.F. Minis, Sav[ana]h, Ga."--Note on map. Forms part of the Gilmer Map Collection. Relief shown by hachures. Shows towns, waterways, roads, geographic features and land owners. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. ...

    • Contributor: Confederate States of America. Army. Dept. of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Sketch of the battlefield of Logan's Cross Roads and of the enemys fortified position at and opposite Mill Spring, Ky. to which he retreated after his defeat, Major General George H. Thomas comdg. the U.S. forces, General G. B. Crittenden comdg. the Confed. Forces, Jan. 19th 1862.

    Sketch of the battlefield of Logan's Cross Roads and of the e...

    Relief shown by hachures. Map of Logan's Cross Roads indicates four positions of Union and Confederate soldiers, troop camps, location of graves, roads, drainage, vegetation, houses, and fences. Map of Mill Spring shows Confederate entrenchments, roads, drainage, vegetation, hachures, houses and the names of residents. Eight-mile stretch of road between Longan's Cross Roads and Mill Spring is not shown. Bottom center margin: Julius Bien ...

    • Contributor: Michler, N.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1877
  • [Northern Virginia with adjacent parts of Maryland and West Virginia] /

    [Northern Virginia with adjacent parts of Maryland and West V...

    Relief shown by hachures. Endorsed (facsim.): Approved S. Howell Brown, 1st Lt. Engs: troops, in chg: Topl. Dept., A.N. Va., March 23rd 1864. "No. 22" in upper left corner. Map of Loudoun County, Virginia, and parts of the counties of Clark, Virginia, Berkeley and Jefferson, West Virginia, and Frederick and Washington, Maryland, showing towns and villages, drainage, roads, railraods, houses and names of residents. ...

    • Contributor: Hoffman, J. Paul
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • [Preliminary map of northern Virginia embracing portions of Loudoun, Fauquier, Prince William, and Culpeper counties].

    [Preliminary map of northern Virginia embracing portions of L...

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows Loudoun County region, including parts of Fauquier and Prince William counties, and a small section of Culpeper County, and gives names of some residents. Date, title and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink on 2 sheets pasted together, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H11 Available also through the Library of Congress web site ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 186?
  • Sketch of sea coast of South Carolina and Georgia from Bull's Bay to Ossabaw Sound /

    Sketch of sea coast of South Carolina and Georgia from Bull's...

    Scale from Stephenson's Civil War Maps, 1989. At head of title: U.S. Coast Curvey A.D. Bache, Supdt. Indicates forts, towns, roads, and railroads. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) S127, 364 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Brittle and torn.

    • Contributor: Lindenkohl, A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • [An unfinished drawing of the battle of Fredericksburg, Saturday, December 13, 1862].

    [An unfinished drawing of the battle of Fredericksburg, Satur...

    Shows "Gen. Lee's Hd. Qrs." and names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pencil (some col.) on pencil grid, mounted on cloth. Similiar to the map reproduced in the Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate Armies, 1891-95, pl. 31, no. 4. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H125 In pencil on ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Ohio River between Mound City and Cairo /

    Ohio River between Mound City and Cairo /

    Depths shown by soundings in feet. Indicates Fort Cairo, naval depot, and "harbor for powder barges" at Mound City, soundings in feet, roads and streets, and vegetation. Upper left margin: No. 31, No. 3020. Price 20 cents. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 214 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Gerdes, F. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Eastern portion of the Military Department of North Carolina  /

    Eastern portion of the Military Department of North Carolina /

    Relief shown by hachures. Incomplete copy of printed map. For a complete copy see entry no. 306.2 Shows roads, railroads, towns, drainage, and swamps. Following handwritten statement appears to left of map title: Engineer Department, Washington, Dec. 24th/64. For Major Genl. Sherman. [Signed] Richd. Delafield, Genl. & Chief Engineer, U.S. Army. In this issue, the Corps of Engineers's insignia printed to the left of ...

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Preliminary chart of North Landing River (head of Currituck Sound), Virginia &  N. Carolina.

    Preliminary chart of North Landing River (head of Currituck S...

    Scale 1:40,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 592.5 From its Report of the Superintendent of the Coast Survey, showing the progress of the survey during the year 1861 (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1862). Map 12. "No. 12" is in the upper left corner. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Gettysburg and vicinity, showing the lines of battle, July, 1863, and the land purchased and dedicated to the public by General S. Wylie Crawford and the Gettysburg Battlefield Memorial Association

    Gettysburg and vicinity, showing the lines of battle, July, 1...

    Scale 1:15,840. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 342 From his Gettysburg: How the battle was fought. c1891. Inset: Site of Gen. Gregg's calvary [sic] operations. Three miles east of Gettysburg. Uncolored. Scale 1:63,360. 13 x 7 cm. Shows Union positions in blue and Confederate positions in red, roads, houses and names of residents, fences, railroad, vegetation, and drainage. Description derived from published bibliography. ...

    • Contributor: Long, James T.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Grierson's route from La Grange to Baton Rouge. [April 17-May 2, 1863].

    Grierson's route from La Grange to Baton Rouge. [April 17-May...

    Scale ca. 1:3,625,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 259.2 From "Monthly record of current events," Harper's new monthly magazine, v. 27, June-Nov., 1863 p. 271. Map of "The seat of war on the Mississippi" is on the verso. 18 x 13 cm. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Atlanta : from Vincent's subdivision map, published by the City Council /

    Atlanta : from Vincent's subdivision map, published by the Ci...

    From Vincent's subdivision map of the city of Atlanta, Dekalb County, state of Georgia. Savannah : Edward A. Vincent, 185-. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S44 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes numbered building index. LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined, mounted on paper.

    • Contributor: United States. Army of the Cumberland. Topographical Engineers Office
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • McConnell's Historical maps of the United States /

    McConnell's Historical maps of the United States /

    Wall maps. Relief shown by hachures. "On each map is a brief history of the period shown." "Copyright James McConnell"--On most maps. Publication date inferred from rubber-stamped date: Feb. 17, 1919. Sheet edges mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Some maps include inset. Maps nos. 35, 36, 37, and 38 published separately in ...

    • Contributor: Mcconnell Map Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1919
  • Lloyd's official map of Missouri

    Lloyd's official map of Missouri

    Scale 1:760,320. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 296.3 "Entered, according to Act of Congress, in the year 1861 by J. T. Lloyd." General map of the state indicating county names and boundaries, cities and towns, railroads in operation and projected, roads, and rivers. Includes advertisements for "Lloyd's great military map of the fifteen southern states" and "$100,000 Topographical map of the state of ...

    • Contributor: Lloyd, James T.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Part of the map of the military department of S.E. Virginia and Fort Monroe showing the approaches to Richmond and Petersburg

    Part of the map of the military department of S.E. Virginia a...

    Scale 1:80,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 605 "Transferred from Office of Chf. Engr. Defenses of Washington to Engr. Dept., Jan'y. 1866." Map of the Peninsula from Richmond to Yorktown indicating fortifications, towns, roads, railroads, houses, names of residents, and drainage. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • [Map of Henrico County, Va. : showing fortifications around Richmond, north and east of the James River].

    [Map of Henrico County, Va. : showing fortifications around R...

    LC Land ownership maps, 1281 Shows the names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Drawn on a 3/8-inch pencil grid. Pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor on paper composed of many sheets pasted together. Sectioned in 3 and mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H41 Available also through the Library of Congress web ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Charleston Harbor S.C. Bombardment of Fort Sumter.

    Charleston Harbor S.C. Bombardment of Fort Sumter.

    Regional view of Charleston Harbor showing the city of Charleston on the Ashley and Cooper rivers, Castle Pinckney on Shute's Folly Island, Pleasantville and Mt. Pleasant Battery, Mechanicsville and batteries on Sullivan's Island, and the Morris and James island batteries, and their distances from Fort Sumter. Shipping channels and the U.S. warships and supply fleet are also noted.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • [Chesterfield District, South Carolina /

    [Chesterfield District, South Carolina /

    Relief shown by hachures. Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War Maps, 1989. Description derived from published bibliography. Pen and ink tracing of a map in Robert Mills's Atlas of the State of South Carolina . . . Baltimore, F. Lucas, Jr. [1825] "Approved, [C.] R. Suter, Lt. Chf. Engr., D. S." LC imperfect: the left portion of the map containing the title ...

    • Contributor: Mills, Robert
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1825
  • Battle of Bentonville, March 19, 1865.

    Battle of Bentonville, March 19, 1865.

    Relief shown by hachures. Crayons and pen-and-ink. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 309 Accompanied by 2 sheets listing the Federal and Confederate commanding officers down to the brigade level (116 x 93 cm. and 141 x 92 cm.). Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • History of the Civil War in the United States, 1860-1865

    History of the Civil War in the United States, 1860-1865

    Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 62.4 "Scaife's comparative and synoptical system of history applied to all countries." "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1897, by The Comparative Synoptical Chart Co., Limited, in the Office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington. Filed in the United States, 1896. Copyright in Great Britain, 1897." This is not a geographical ...

    • Contributor: Comparative Synoptical Chart Co., Limited
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1897
  • Port Hudson Compiled from government surveys and other sources and drawn by Charles McGregor, Historian of the 15th N.H. Volunterrs. [Lith. by] Geo. H. Walker & Co., Boston.

    Port Hudson Compiled from government surveys and other source...

    Scale ca. 1:8250. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 239 Shows fortifications, relief by hachures, vegetation, drainage, roads, railroad, houses, and contains an index to artillery batteries and principal points of action. The index includes the number and type of Confederate and Union guns, and the names of the Union battery commanders Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Contributor: McGregor, Charles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1900
  • Region of the Seven Days' fighting [June 25-July 1, 1862].

    Region of the Seven Days' fighting [June 25-July 1, 1862].

    Scale ca. 1:210,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 651 From Century illustrated monthly magazine, v. 30, July 1885. p. 453. Map of the environs of Richmond showing roads, railroads, fortifications, towns, rivers, bridges, and swamps. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Wells, Jaco
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1885
  • Map of the first & second division of the James River & Kanawha Canal.

    Map of the first & second division of the James River & Kanaw...

    "Map from the Confederate Engineer Bureau in Richmond, Va. General J.F. Gilmer, Chief Engineer[.] Presented to the Virginia Historical Society by his only daughter, Mrs. J.F. Minis, Sav[ana]h, Ga."--Note on map. Extends from Richmond west to Buchanan, Va., indicating the streams feeding into the James and the locations of roads, which are indentified. Forms part of the Gilmer Map Collection. Relief shown by hachures. ...

    • Contributor: Confederate States of America. Army. Dept. of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Map of Virginia : showing the distribution of its slave population from the census of 1860 /

    Map of Virginia : showing the distribution of its slave popul...

    "Sold for the benefit of the sick and wounded of the U.S. Army." Includes population table based on census of 1860 by county. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Graham, H. S.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Richmond : surveyed under the direction of N. Michler, Maj. of Engrs. Bvt. Brig. Genl., U.S.A. and P.S. Michie, Capt. of Engrs. Bvt. Brig. Genl. U.S.V. /

    Richmond : surveyed under the direction of N. Michler, Maj. o...

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows military fortifications in red and blue. Sun print pasted on sheet with title information and at bottom: "surveyed & drawn by Maj. J.E. Weyss & L. Dessex, assisted by Theillaihl, Buchardt, Schuman, Thompson, Brown, Collett." LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 648 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Weyss, J. E.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • Map of field of occupation of Army of the Potomac /

    Map of field of occupation of Army of the Potomac /

    Shows roads, railroads, towns, houses, and names of residents in the Fredericksburg, Virginia region. Does not show troop positions. Endorsed below title: Sent from Top'l Eng'rs office, February 25, 1863. [signed] G. K. Warren Brig. Genl. Vols, Capt. Topl. Engrs. Ink on tracing linen. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 555.5 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • [Map of Loudoun County and part of Clarke County, Va., Jefferson County and part of Berkeley County, W. Va., and parts of Montgomery and Frederick counties, Md.].

    [Map of Loudoun County and part of Clarke County, Va., Jeffer...

    LC Land ownership maps, 1289 Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. "Copied by J. Paul Hoffmann, Top'l Office, A.N.Va." "Approved S. Howell Brown. 1st Lt. Engs. Troops in chg. Top'l. Dep't. A.N.Va. March 23rd 1864." Pen-and-ink on tracing linen mounted on cloth. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H43 Imperfect: Liquid staining ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Petersburg and Five Forks. [1864-1865]

    Petersburg and Five Forks. [1864-1865]

    Scale 1:42,240. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 607.8, 607.9 In this issue, the map is printed on a yellow background with rivers colored green. Detailed topographic map showing Confederate works in red and Union fortifications in blue, houses, fences, names of residents, drainage, vegetation, hachures, railroads, roads, and the street pattern of Petersburg. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library ...

    • Contributor: Michler, N.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1867
  • A reconnaissance of the Potomac River from Point Lookout to Washington City

    A reconnaissance of the Potomac River from Point Lookout to W...

    Scale 1:200,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 17.85 At head of title: U.S. Coast Survey, A.D. Bache, Supdt. Pencil note in the bottom margin reads "This is the first chart of the Potomac River issued by the Coast and Geodetic Survey. Inform. obtained from C. & G. (Mr. Ellis) Aug. 23, 1932." Preliminary chart indicating place names and soundings. Includes "Sailing directions for ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Laurens District, South Carolina /

    Laurens District, South Carolina /

    LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S145 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. At lower right corner: Traced by A. Cheville, 47 N.Y.V., Compagnie K. "Approved, Chas. R. Suter, 1st Lt., U.S. Engrs., Chf. Engr., D. S." Pen and ink tracing of a map in Robert Mills's Atlas of the State of South ...

    • Contributor: Mills, Robert
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1820
  • Map of Dinwiddie County, Va. /

    Map of Dinwiddie County, Va. /

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows names of some residents, and indicates wooded areas. Ink on tracing cloth, with roads in red, mounted on cloth. Water damage to left side, some spotting overall. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H28 LC Land ownership maps, 1247 Holograph beneath title: Approved July 1st 1864, J. Innes Randolph, 1st Lt. Engr's. act. in chg. Top. Dept. DNV. Available ...

    • Contributor: Sommers, S. L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Plan of Bull Run /

    Plan of Bull Run /

    Shows 1st battle of Bull Run. Pencil, pen-and-ink, and watercolor on tracing paper. Title in pencil on matte board. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 564.9 Accompanied by fact sheet (1 leaf ; 28 x 22 cm.) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

    • Contributor: King, Porter
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Fort Donelson National Military Park, Tennessee

    Fort Donelson National Military Park, Tennessee

    Scale ca. 1:22,500. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 411.5 Illustrates the descriptive leaflet. The map indicates the park boundary, earthworks, roads, and "tactical disposition of troops on the night of Feb. 15, 1862." Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1959
  • Prewar Mapping --                        Civil War Maps

    Prewar Mapping -- Civil War Maps

    War, like necessity, has been called the mother of invention. The same might be said of cartography, for with every war there is a great rush to produce maps to aid in understanding the nature of the land over which armies will move and fight, to plan engagements and the deployment of troops, and to record victories for posterity to study and admire. The ...

  • Plan of U.S. military prison, Elmira, N.Y.

    Plan of U.S. military prison, Elmira, N.Y.

    "Map made by David J. Coffman, born in 1839 in Luray, [Page] County, Va. Served in Co. D., 7th Virginia Calvary (sic). This map made while he was a prisoner of war at Elmira, N.Y., Military Prison." Accompanied by a copy of Coffman's Civil War service record (22 x 28 cm.), stating he enlisted Apr. 1, 1862 in Luray, Virginia, was captured May 20, ...

    • Contributor: Coffman, David J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Map of the state of Virginia : containing the counties, principal towns, railroads, rivers, canals & all other internal improvements.

    Map of the state of Virginia : containing the counties, princ...

    Relief shown by hachures. Also covers Maryland (without relief). Military features not shown. Confederate imprint. "Copyright secured by W. & J., May 1, 1862." Prime meridian: Washington D.C. Imperfect: Copy 1 fold-lined, trimmed, torn at fold lines, missing cover; Copy 2 fold-lined, halved, missing small internal sections at fold-line crosses, mounted on paper backing. Includes railroad directory, ill. "View of Capitol Square, Richmond, Va.", ...

    • Contributor: West & Johnston
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Map of the state of Virginia containing the counties, principal towns, railroads, rivers, canals & all other internal improvements.

    Map of the state of Virginia containing the counties, princip...

    Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridian: Washington. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 501.8 Includes list of lengths of railroad lines and ill. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: West & Johnston
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Map of the battle-field of Gaines's Mill, showing approximately the positions of infantry and artillery engaged. (The topography from the official map.) [June 27, 1862].

    Map of the battle-field of Gaines's Mill, showing approximate...

    Scale ca. 1:33,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 558 From Century illustrated monthly magazine, v. 30, June 1885. p. 317. Indicates names of commanders, roads, relief by hachures, houses, names of a few residents, drainage, and vegetation. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Wells, Jaco
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Map of Prince George Co., Va. /

    Map of Prince George Co., Va. /

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. Ink on tracing cloth, drawn on a 3/4-inch grid. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H54 LC Land ownership maps, 1331 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Sommers, S. L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Map of a part of the city of Richmond showing the burnt districts

    Map of a part of the city of Richmond showing the burnt distr...

    "Confederate imprint" -- LC Civil War maps / Stephenson. "Published by Wm. Ira Smith proprietor Richmond Whig." Advertised to be sold for 50 cents each on Apr. 10, 1865 -- Evening Whig (Richmond), Apr. 8, 1865. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by isolines. Shows an area north of the James River surrounding the capitol and includes ...

    • Contributor: Ludwig, C. L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • Reconnoissance [sic] of Cape Lookout shoals

    Reconnoissance [sic] of Cape Lookout shoals

    Scale 1:80,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 309.5 From its Report of the Superintendent of the Coast Survey, showing the progress of the survey during the year 1864 (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1866). Map 25. "No. 25" is in the upper left corner. At head of title: U.S. Coast Survey, A. D. Bache, Supdt. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • New Haven Harbor

    New Haven Harbor

    [Scale 1:30,000]. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 117.15 Another copy with annotations. Harbor chart annotated in red to show the number and sectors of fire for guns situated at Oyster Point and Fort Hale, Connecticut. Guns at Oyster Point are numbered 1 to 5 and those at Fort Hale, 1 to 15. Information added to the chart probably reflects the situation during the ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 186?
  • LLoyd's new map of the Mississippi River from Cairo to its mouth

    LLoyd's new map of the Mississippi River from Cairo to its mouth

    Scale 1:696,960. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 37.2 General map of the river indicating the location of a few forts. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Brooks, F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • G. Woolworth Colton's new guide map of the United States & Canada, with railroads, counties, etc.

    G. Woolworth Colton's new guide map of the United States & Ca...

    Scale 1:3,168,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 25.3 "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1861, by G. Woolworth Colton." Insets: Plan of the southern portion of Florida. 16 x 13 cm.-Western portion of the United States. 18 x 20 cm.-The southern portion of Texas. 9 x 10 cm. Includes tables of "Cities and towns with a population of 10,000 and ...

    • Contributor: Colton, G. Woolworth
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Map of the present seat of war in Missouri.

    Map of the present seat of war in Missouri.

    Scale 1:316,800. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 296.5 Confederate imprint. Map of parts of Illinois, Missouri, and Kentucky in the environs of Cairo and New Madrid, showing roads, railroads, towns, troop positions at New Madrid, drainage, and fortifications at Cairo, Illinois, and Birds Point, Missouri. The following handwritten note appears to the left of the map: Dear Mr. Phillips: I send you some ...

    • Contributor: Manouvrier, J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Map of Gettysburg battlefield showing routes that must be taken by all wheeled conveyances during the anniversary celebration, from June 28 to June 30, July 1 to 5, 1913

    Map of Gettysburg battlefield showing routes that must be tak...

    Scale 1:21,250. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 351.3 Routes to be followed are shown by red dashed lines. A description of the routes is printed on the verso. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Gettysburg National Military Park Commission
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1913
  • [Map of the Fredericksburg and Chancellorsville battlefields, 1862-1863].

    [Map of the Fredericksburg and Chancellorsville battlefields,...

    Relief shown by hachures. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 550.8 Pen-and-ink, watercolor, col. pencils, and crayon on muslin. Wall map believed to have been used by the author after the Civil War for lecture purposes. Sometimes referred to as the "bed sheet map." Acquired in July 1948 with the purchase of the map collection ...

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862