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  • [Map of a cavalry engagement near Poolesville, Md., 1862].

    Accompanies letter, 1862 October 21, of Dabney, "Hd. Qrs. Cav'l. Division," to his mother Elizabeth Lewis (Towles) Dabney. This hand-drawn map accompanies a letter to Dabney's mother describing a recent foray by ...

    Contributor: Dabney, Chiswell
    Site/Collection: Geography and Map Division - Military Battles and Campaigns - Civil War Maps - American Memory
    Original Format: Maps
    Date: 1862

  • Part of map of portions of the mility. dep'ts of Washington, Pennsylvania, Annapolis, and north eastern Virginia /

    Relief shown by shading. General map showing the Washington D.C. region, including western part of Maryland and northeastern Virginia. Does not show Pennsylvania with the exception of Gettysburg. Acquired in 1948 with ...

    Contributor: United States. Topographical Bureau
    Site/Collection: Geography and Map Division - Civil War Maps - Military Battles and Campaigns - American Memory - Catalog
    Original Format: Maps
    Date: 1862
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  • The new war map of Virginia, Maryland & Pennsylvania.

    General map of the Middle Atlantic and Chesapeake Bay regions showing railroads, highways, and selected forts in eastern Virginia. Does not show Civil War battle locations or troop positions. Relief shown by ...

    Contributor: Russell, B. B.
    Site/Collection: Geography and Map Division - Civil War Maps - Military Battles and Campaigns - American Memory - Catalog
    Original Format: Maps
    Date: 1860
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  • Bacon's new map of the seat of war in Virginia and Maryland. Showing the interesting localities around Richmond, Washington, Baltimore &c.

    Scale ca. 1:804,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 484.2 At top of map: Bacon's new shilling war map. "No. 4" is printed in the lower margin. General map. Cover title: Shilling ...

    Contributor: Bacon & Co.
    Site/Collection: Geography and Map Division - Civil War Maps - Military Battles and Campaigns - American Memory - Catalog
    Original Format: Maps
    Date: 1864
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  • Birds eye view of Maryland and Virginia.

    Not drawn to scale. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 449.5 Panoramic map looking south from southern Pennsylvania showing relief, rivers, place names, and railroads. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also ...

    Contributor: S. N. Gaston and Company
    Site/Collection: Geography and Map Division - Civil War Maps - Military Battles and Campaigns - American Memory - Catalog
    Original Format: Maps
    Date: 1861
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  • Upper Potomac from McCoy's Ferry to Conrad's Ferry and adjacent portions of Maryland and Virginia

    Scale ca. 1:130,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 245.17 Another edition. Map, extends from Frederick, Maryland, west to Winchester, Virginia, and Hagerstown, Maryland, south to Front Royal, Virginia. Depicted are roads, ...

    Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    Site/Collection: Geography and Map Division - Civil War Maps - Military Battles and Campaigns - American Memory - Catalog
    Original Format: Maps
    Date: 1863
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  • The attack on Harper's Ferry Va., by Jackson, September 14th and 15th, 1862

    "From the Official Map, War Dept., 1862."--page caption. Color coding indicates the location of the Union and Confederate forces. NOTE: Researchers will be served a color photocopy of this scrapbook image. Relief ...

    Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    Site/Collection: Geography and Map Division - Military Battles and Campaigns - Civil War Maps - American Memory
    Original Format: Maps
    Date: 1861

  • Johnson's Pennsylvania, Virginia, Delaware, and Maryland

    Includes ill.: "University of Virginia," "Dismal Swamp," and "City of Baltimore." Plates 29-30. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by isolines. Shows counties, railroads, and includes the counties in Virginia which became ...

    Contributor: Johnson & Browning
    Site/Collection: Geography and Map Division - Military Battles and Campaigns - Civil War Maps - American Memory
    Original Format: Maps
    Date: 1862

  • History of Mapping the Civil War - 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 ...

    Site/Collection: Civil War Maps
    Original Format: Maps - Web Pages
    Date: 2008-08-04

  • [Map of northern Virginia and part of Maryland].

    Relief shown by shading. Shows area south of Frederick, Maryland to Colchester, Virginia and west of Baltimore, Maryland to Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, including fortifications at Munson Hill. Note on verso obscured ...

    Site/Collection: Geography and Map Division - Civil War Maps - Military Battles and Campaigns - American Memory - Catalog
    Original Format: Maps
    Date: 1862
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  • Plan of the Battle of Ball's Bluff Va. Fought October 21st 1861.

    Color coding shows location of Union and Confederate forces. NOTE: Researchers will be served a color photocopy of this diary image. Relief shown by hachures. This item is from the collections of ...

    Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    Site/Collection: Geography and Map Division - Military Battles and Campaigns - Civil War Maps - American Memory
    Original Format: Maps
    Date: 1861

  • Map of eastern Virginia /

    Scale ca. 1:875,000. Relief shown by hachures. Also covers Maryland, and southeastern Pennsylvania. Shows radial distances from Richmond and Washington, D.C. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 481.5 Available also through the ...

    Contributor: Nicholson, W. L.
    Site/Collection: Geography and Map Division - Civil War Maps - Military Battles and Campaigns - American Memory - Catalog
    Original Format: Maps
    Date: 1863
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  • Sketch book of Jed. Hotchkiss, Capt. & Top. Eng., Hd. Qrs., 2nd Corps, Army of N. Virginia : [Virginia].

    Shows general maps of northwestern Virginia and parts of Montgomery County, Maryland, with some showing roads, troop movements, and the names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. "This volume is my ...

    Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    Site/Collection: Geography and Map Division - Civil War Maps - Hotchkiss Map Collection - Military Battles and Campaigns - American Memory - Catalog
    Original Format: Maps
    Date: 1862
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  • Johnson's Virginia, Delaware and Maryland.

    Includes ill. of "Fortress Monroe, Va." Plates 33-34. Prime meridians: Greenwich, Washington. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by isolines. Shows counties, railroads, and includes some counties of West Virginia, created in ...

    Contributor: Johnson, A. J.
    Site/Collection: Geography and Map Division - Military Battles and Campaigns - Civil War Maps - American Memory
    Original Format: Maps
    Date: 1864

  • J.H. Colton's topographical map of Virginia, Maryland & eastn. Tennessee : & part of adjoining states.

    "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1861 by J.H. Colton in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the United States for the Southern District of New York." ...

    Contributor: Colton, J. H.
    Site/Collection: Geography and Map Division - Military Battles and Campaigns - Civil War Maps - American Memory
    Original Format: Maps
    Date: 1861

  • Chesapeake Bay from its head to Potomac River,

    Scale 1:80,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 33.5 From its Report of the Superintendent of the Coast Survey, showing the progress of the survey during the year 1864 (Washington, Government Printing ...

    Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    Site/Collection: Geography and Map Division - Civil War Maps - Military Battles and Campaigns - American Memory - Catalog
    Original Format: Maps
    Date: 1861
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  • Map shewing [sic] vicinity of Harper's Ferry, Virginia, and the upper Potomac River.

    NOTE: Researchers will be served a color photocopy of this diary page. This item is from the collections of the Virginia Historical Society; please contact the institution for more information. Concerns an ...

    Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    Site/Collection: Geography and Map Division - Military Battles and Campaigns - Civil War Maps - American Memory
    Original Format: Maps
    Date: 1861

  • Map of part of Maryland and Virginia : showing the probable theatre of the war.

    From: Harper's weekly, May 4, 1861, p. 275-276. 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 ...

    Site/Collection: Geography and Map Division - Military Battles and Campaigns - Civil War Maps - American Memory
    Original Format: Maps
    Date: 1861

  • Kriegsschauplatz von Nord-America. Theil von Maryland, Distr. Columbia und Theil von Virginien /

    Bird's-eye view of Washington D.C. region to horizon. Relief shown by shading and landform drawings. Does not show Civil War battle positions or other military features. Panel title/title in lower margin. Oriented ...

    Contributor: Verlag Von A.D. Geisler
    Site/Collection: Geography and Map Division - Civil War Maps - Military Battles and Campaigns - American Memory - Catalog
    Original Format: Maps
    Date: 1862
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  • Johnson's Virginia, Delaware, Maryland & West Virginia

    "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1864, by A.J. Johnson, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the United States for the Southern District of New York." ...

    Contributor: Johnson, A. J.
    Site/Collection: Geography and Map Division - Military Battles and Campaigns - Civil War Maps - American Memory
    Original Format: Maps
    Date: 1864