• [Maps of the environs of forts Franklin, Alexander, and Ripley, in Montgomery County, Maryland].

    Four fort vicinity sketch maps, each covering the same area, but in various stages of completion. The map with the most detail includes roads, drainage, vegetation, and fortifications. Relief shown by contours on some maps. Forts Franklin, Alexander, and Ripley were part of the defenses of Washington. Title from from published Civil War bibliography. Manuscript: pen-and-ink (black, brown), blue watercolor, lead pencil. At upper ...

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 186?
  • Culpeper and Orange Counties, Virginia /

    Pencil and pen-and-ink over pencil grid on paper mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H291 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil at upper left corner: 230. In pencil at upper left: No. XVIII, IXX Culpeper Orange cos. On verso in pencil: 163.

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1867
  • Battle of Gettysburg, Penna. Showing positions held 1st and 3rd July 1863.

    This map of the battlefield at Gettysburg juxtaposes locations of various units on the first and third days of the three-day battle. Most of the fighting on July 1st seems to have taken place to the northwest of the town of Gettysburg, while that on July 3rd is concentrated to the southeast.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • The Investment of Petersburg, Va. Shewing [sic] battlefield of 5 Forks and Hatcher's Run, Friday March 31st, Saturday April 1st & Sunday April 2nd 1865.

    Shows the area surrounding Petersburg on the Appomattox River with all major transportation lines noted. Union forces under Grant are opposed by Lee's Confederates. Five Forks is to the left of the image; Port Walthall to the upper right: Ream's Station is in the lower right; and Dinwiddie Court House is at the bottom center.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • Vicksburg National Military Park.

    Scale ca. 1:28,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 291.7 Folded title: Vicksburg National Military Park, Mississippi. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes descriptive index, text, and illus. Text and illus. on verso. AACR2

    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1973
  • Map of Surry, Sussex and Southampton counties, Virginia. /

    "Chief Engineers Office D.N.V. Colonel J.F. Gilmer Chief Engineer."--appears above title. "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."--handwritten note on map. Forms part of the Gilmer Map Collection. Relief shown by hachures. Shows towns, waterways, roads, geographic features and land owners. Available ...

    • Contributor: Confederate States of America. Army. Dept. of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Map of eastern Virginia /

    Shows railroads and radial distances from Richmond. Also covers parts of Maryland, Delaware, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey. Relief shown by hachures. Inscribed in pencil inside front cover: Geo. W. Lay to Genl. Beauregard. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 465.35 LC copy imperfect: Worm holes on left side of map. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Nicholson, W. L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Lloyd's official map of the state of Virginia : from actual surveys by order of the executive, 1828 & 1859.

    Relief shown by hachures. Mounted on cloth. "N.B.: This is the only map used to plan campaigns in Virginia by Gen. Scott." Prime meridian: Washington. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 450.1 Includes publisher's advertisements in lower margin, text, and tables for population, steamboat routes, and altitudes. Accompanied by broadside for the sale of Lloyd's Virginia and Missouri maps (1 sheet ; 28 x ...

    • Contributor: Lloyd, James T.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • [Map of Mercer, Summers, Greenbrier and Monroe Counties, West Virginia /

    Covers the area between Richmond Ferry and Chapman's Ferry, W. Va. Drawn with pencil. 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 ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Map of the Rebel fortifications at Columbus, Ky. /

    Relief shown by hachures. Gives six "cross sections of the different intrenchments," roads, city streets without names, buildings, drainage, some vegetation, "Mobile and Ohio R.R.," and the location of "abattis or felled trees" which obstructed the approaches to the fortifications. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 217 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Description derived from published ...

    • Contributor: Cullum, George W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Middle Georgia & South Carolina /

    Scale ca. 1:633,600; 1 in. = 10 miles. Relief shown by hachures. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 129.1 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy 1 From the papers of Joseph Roswell Hawley. AACR2

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • The National lines before Washington : a map exhibiting the defences of the national capital and positions of the several divisions of the grand Union Army : supplement to the New-York times ...

    Includes text. Inset: "Port Royal and Tybee Island." Relief shown by hachures. Shows forts, batteries, and territory occupied by 8 Union divisions, extending from Washington to Virginia, ending at the north near Great Falls and southward to the mouth of the Accotink Creek. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's Archives Research Services department for ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • The North Anna and movement from Spottsylvania [sic], May 21-26, 1864, between Lee, 50,000 and Grant, 100,000 /

    "Lee's famous "hog-snout" line." "Read numerically." Maps 1 to 4 are dated 1933 and maps 5 to 12 dated 1935. Annotated in pen-and-ink, crayon and pencil. Confederate troop positions are colored red and Union positions are blue. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 592 LeGear. Atlases of the United States, 10664 Call no. cited in LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.): G1292.S6S5 .R 1935 ...

    • Contributor: Russell, Robert E. L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1933

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  • Map showing the defences of Savannah, on the approaches of Wilmington and Savannah Rivers, Georgia. Flag St[eame]r "Harvest Moon" Feb. 8th 1865.

    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
  • Preliminary chart of Port Royal entrance. Beaufort, Chechessee, and Colleton Rivers, South Carolina

    Scale 1:60,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.) 389.2 "No. 18" is in the upper left corner. Detailed nautical chart showing Hilton Head Island and vicinity. Indicated are soundings, bottom contours, and vegetation. Includes sailing directions. 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: 1862
  • Battlefield of Franklin, Tenn. Nov. 3rd 1864

    Scale ca. 1:50,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 420 From Century illustrated monthly magazine, v. 34, Aug. 1887. p. 602. Indicates troop and cavalry positions, the street pattern of Franklin, rivers, relief by hachures, houses, names of occupants, fences, and vegetation. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Cowen, James
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1887
  • General map of the battle-field of Manassas. [July 16-21, 1861]

    Scale ca. 1:105,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 571 From Century illustrated montly magazine, v. 30, May 1885. p. 103. Indicates troop positions, rivers, roads, railroads, towns, houses, and names of residents. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Struthers, Servoss & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1885
  • Map of the southern states, including rail roads, county towns, state capitals, count roads, the southern coast from Delaware to Texas, showing the harbors, inlets, forts and position of blockading ships.

    Scale ca. 1:2,970,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 37 At top of map: Bacon's shilling series of war maps,-no. 3. Inset: Enlarged plan of the battle fields of Virginia and Maryland. Scale ca. 1:1,040,000. 16 x 13 cm. Includes portraits of Lincoln, Scott, Stonewall Jackson,and McClellan. Map was also published in Harper's Weekly, Nov. 9, 1861 (Civil War Maps entry no. 14.55) and ...

    • Contributor: Bacon & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Mountain region of North Carolina and Tennessee.

    Scale 1:633,600. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 53 Map of parts of the states of Kentucky, Tennessee, Virginia, North and South Carolina, Georgia, and Alabama, showing relief by hachures, drainage, names and boundaries of states, roads, and railroads. Part of the route of the "proposed military railroad from Nicholasville & Lebanon" is indicated. Another copy in Fillmore map coll. no. 265. Signed in ...

    • Contributor: Nicholson, W. L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • [Map of the environs of Savannah, Georgia. 186-]

    Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 206 Printed map without title. Indicates fortifications, roads, railroads, drainage, vegetation, towns, and some houses and names of residents in outlying areas. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Lindenkohl, A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • [Map of the environs of Chattanooga, showing roads, railroads, towns, houses, names of residents, drainage, and relief by hachures.].

    Relief shown by hachures. Title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S165 Lacks title and author. "Chattanooga" is written in pencil on the verso. Reconnaissance map is lithographed on 16 sheets of paper (each 24 x 33 cm.) which have been joined together. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Map of the battlefields of Chattanooga, movement against Orchard Knob.

    Scale ca. 1:48,000. Photocopy; blue line print. Relief shown by contours and spot heights. Covers Chattanooga region. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 406.2 "5-438." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1; 710/2

    • Contributor: United States. Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Park Commission
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1974
  • Map of the United States, and territories.

    Scale ca. 1:10,500,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 14.6 At top of map: Mitchell's military map of the United States, showing forts, &c. with separate maps of states, vicinities of cities &c. Published by S. A. Mitchell, Jr., Philada. Insets: County map of Virginia, and North Carolina. 24 x 30 cm.-County map of Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maryland, and Delaware. 24 x 30 cm.-[Hampton ...

    • Contributor: Mitchell, S. Augustus
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Battle of Lookout Mountain, Tennessee November 24th, 1863.

    Oriented with the Tennessee River to the top and the East Tennessee Railroad to the east, image gives details of the difficult terrain surrounding the Confederate position on Lookout Mountain. Dotted lines show the directions of the Union attack and the Confederate retreat.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Map illustrating the operations of the U.S. forces against Vicksburg /

    Relief shown by hachures. Also shows the tracks of Genl. Grant, General Blair, and Admiral Porter, and sites of Union victories. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 290 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863