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  • Map showing the defenses of the Mississippi below New Orleans and Farragut's attack 24 April 1862.

    Map showing the defenses of the Mississippi below New Orleans...

    Map shows the Confederate fortifications at Fort Jackson under Gen. Duncan, Fort St. Philip and the Union fleet along the Mississippi River. This map, also shows the positions of Union ships under Farragut, who captured the strategic port of New Orleans, thereby providing the Federal army access to the Mississippi River.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862-04-24
  • Plan of Union and Rebel position at Yorktown Va.

    Plan of Union and Rebel position at Yorktown Va.

    Shows the area between the Warwick River and Yorktown to the north and Wormsley Creek to the south that was the Confederacy's first line of defense against McClellan's advance up the Virginia Peninsula. The location of the road to Warwick Court House is also indicated.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862-04-12
  • Military map of south-eastern Virginia /

    Military map of south-eastern Virginia /

    Depths shown by contours and soundings. Shows fortifications, settlements, roads, railroads, streams, and vegetation in some areas. Also covers Richmond city region. Annotated in purple ink at lower right: Camps and routes of march of the U.S. Engineer Battln. during the Peninsula Campaign--1862. [Signed] Gilbert Thompson, U.S. Eng'r Battln.--1862. Also annotated in purple ink to show the lines of march in 1864 and ship ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Lindenkohl, A. - Lindenkohl, H. (Henry) - Krebs, Charles G. - Thompson, Gilbert
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • Map of a part of the eastern portion of Virginia showing the route of the Cavalry Corps of the Army of the Potomac under Major General P.H. Sheridan on the raid to Richmond in May 1864 : together with the route followed by the Confederate Cavalry under Major General J.E.B. Stuart /

    Map of a part of the eastern portion of Virginia showing the ...

    Covers Richmond region (Va.) northward to Fredericksburg. Shows cavalry routes of movement, engagements, encampments, roads, railroads, settlements, drainage, and the fortifications around Richmond. "Drawn by Capt. N.D. Preston, to accompany the paper, 'The Cavalry Raid to Richmond in May 1864', read by him before the Commandery of the State of Pennsylvania, Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the U.S., Wednesday evening, May 6, ...

    • Contributor: Preston, Noble D. - Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Central Virginia : showing Lieut. Gen'l. U.S. Grant's campaign and marches of the armies under his command in 1864-5 /

    Central Virginia : showing Lieut. Gen'l. U.S. Grant's campaig...

    Map No. 11, from: Annual report of the U.S. War Dept., 1865. "39th Cong. 1st Sess. Report of the Chief Engineer U.S.A." printed above the map. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by isolines. Shows the routes taken in central Virginia by the various army corps under General Grant in 1864-65. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please ...

    • Contributor: United States. War Dept. Engineer Bureau - Bowen & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1866
  • Extract of military map of N.E. Virginia showing forts and roads.

    Extract of military map of N.E. Virginia showing forts and ro...

    Covers Washington D.C. metropolitan area. Eastern corner of D.C. off map. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Also shows rural householders' names and vegetation. Coloring differs. Includes note and coat of arms below title. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 684 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copies mounted on cloth backing. 3 copies ...

    • Contributor: United States. War Department. Engineer Bureau
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • Route of troops and wagon trains from Warrenton Jnct. to Kettle Run

    Route of troops and wagon trains from Warrenton Jnct. to Kett...

    Shows the area of Fauquier County, Va., between Greenwich and Bristoe to the north and Warrenton Junction to the south on the eve of 2nd Bull Run. The location of the Orange and Alexandria Railroad is also indicated.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862-08-27
  • Map prepared to exhibit the campaigns in which the Army of the Cumberland took part during the War of the Rebellion /

    Map prepared to exhibit the campaigns in which the Army of th...

    Relief shown by hachures. Sectioned and mounted on paper. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S5 For another copy, see LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) no. 84. Includes list of sources. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Ruger, Edward - Thomas, George Henry - Tower, Z. (Zealous Bates) - Kilp, Anton - Flach, R.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • Part of Cobb County, Georgia /

    Part of Cobb County, Georgia /

    Shows location of the headquarters of the Department of the Cumberland. Relief shown by hachures. Differs from other 1864 ed. in inclusion of additional roads and names of residents. "Official issue. H.C. Wharton Lt. Engr. U.S.A." Negative photocopy. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S63, S64, 166 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes names of select ...

    • Contributor: Finegan, N. - United States. Army. Department of the Cumberland. Topographical Engineers - United States. Army. Department of the Tennessee. Topographical Engineers - United States. Army. Corps, 23rd (). Topographical Engineers - United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • 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. (Henry S.) - Hergesheimer, E. (Edwin) - Graham, H. S.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Plan e : [map showing two blockhouses between "Turn Pike Road" and "bridge," Alexandria, Virginia].

    Plan e : [map showing two blockhouses between "Turn Pike Road...

    Shows defenses of Washington situated between Little River Turnpike (Duke Street) and the Telegraph Road bridge crossing Cameron Run. Relief shown by hachures and form lines. Pen-and-ink and pencil. Includes profile. In lower right corner: P. In upper left corner: 211, L. Sheet 13. In lower right corner: Transferred from Office of Chf. Engr., Defenses of Washington, to Engr. Dept.-1866. Stamped on verso: By ...

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • [Sketch of the United States Ford on the Rappahannock River].

    [Sketch of the United States Ford on the Rappahannock River].

    Shows the Chancellorsville region and names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Title, date and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil (some col.) on pencil grid, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H140 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 290.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • 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...

    Signed in ink on front and back "Millard Fillmore, Dec. 6, 1864" LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 364.1 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes list of "References" to Civil War engagements.

    • Contributor: Lindenkohl, A. - Molitor, E. - United States Coast Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • The Battlefield of Chicamauga Fought the 19th and 20th of Septr 1863.

    The Battlefield of Chicamauga Fought the 19th and 20th of Sep...

    This detailed view gives the location of Bragg's Confederate forces, primarily on the east bank of West Chickamauga Creek, on the first day of the battle.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863-09-19
  • Atlanta, Georgia and its rebel defences [sic]

    Atlanta, Georgia and its rebel defences [sic]

    Map shows a detailed layout of the city of Atlanta, Ga., including the batteries and earthworks in the surrounding area. The Western Atlanta and the Macon & Western Railroad are also indicated. The map depicts the situation in the city as of 1 September 1864; the city fell to Sherman's army on the 8th.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864-09-01
  • Approaches to Vicksburg and Rebel defences

    Approaches to Vicksburg and Rebel defences

    Scale 1:20,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 278 Indicates fortifications, names and positions of boats, roads, streets, railroads, canal across De Soto Point, houses, vegetation, drainage, and relief by hachures. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Fendall, C.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • [View of fortifications near the ruins of the Western and Atlantic Railroad bridge across the Etowah River in Georgia].

    [View of fortifications near the ruins of the Western and Atl...

    Shows fortifications near the Etowah River in the vicinity of Allatoona, Bartow County, Georgia. Bird's-eye view. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pencil. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S80 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Imperfect: Fold-lined, mounted on paper.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Field of war around Richmond & Petersburg, 1864-5.

    Field of war around Richmond & Petersburg, 1864-5.

    Scale ca. 1:400,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 627 Indicates "Union [and] Rebel works," "hospitals & stations of Christian commn.," roads, railroads, towns, county names and boundaries, and rivers. Author copy is in the Abraham Lincoln papers, Manuscript Division, L.C., vol. 184, no. 39735. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Cross, Andrew (Andrew Boyd) - Cross, Andrew
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Schofield crossing the Chattahooche [sic].

    Schofield crossing the Chattahooche [sic].

    Shows Union troop positions, fortifications, and location of field headquarters in Fulton County between Roswell and Atlanta. Relief shown by hachures and pictorially. Date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Similar map appears in the U.S. War Dept.'s Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate armies, 1891-95, pl. 65, no. 4. Pencil, pen and ink, and blue ink. LC Civil ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Map of Atlanta and vicinity /

    Map of Atlanta and vicinity /

    Shows fortifications, roads, railroads, rivers, and towns. The battles of peach Tree Creek (July 20), Atlanta (July 22), and Ezra Church (July 28) are indicated. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 144.2 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Western and Atlantic Railroad Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Surveys & reconnaissances in the vicinity of Budd's Ferry, Charles Co., Md. /

    Surveys & reconnaissances in the vicinity of Budd's Ferry, Ch...

    Relief shown by hachures. In upper lefthand corner: 211, L. Sheet 5. In lower righthand corner: Transferred from Office of Chf. Engr., Defenses of Washington, to Engr. Dept., Jan'y 1866. Shows roads, drainage, houses, names of residents along the Potomac River, "Hd. Qrs. Genl. Hooker's Dvn.," "Hd. Qrs. Sickles Brgd.," breastwork and battery at Budd's Ferry, and the location of batteries in Prince William ...

    • Contributor: Williamson, R. S. (Robert Stockton) - Williamson, R. S.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Strategic war points of the United States.

    Strategic war points of the United States.

    Scales vary. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 18.5 Cover title: Wyld's new map of the country round Richmond and Washington. . . London, James Wyld. List of "new publications" printed on the left side of the sheet. Lists of other maps appear inside the cover and attached to the verso. Signed "H. H. Horton" on the verso. Description derived from published bibliography. Available ...

    • Contributor: Wyld, James - Horton, H. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Map of the action at Drainsville, Va., December 20th 1861 : U.S. forces commanded by Brig Gen. E.O.C. Ord. /

    Map of the action at Drainsville, Va., December 20th 1861 : U...

    Description derived from published bibliography. Shows troop positions and unit numbers, houses, roads, vegetation, and drainage. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's Archives Research Services department for more information. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 534 Swem, E.G. Maps relating to Virginia, 1318 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster ...

    • Contributor: Strickler, H. H. - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1875
  • Approaches of A. of P. to Fredericksburg.

    Approaches of A. of P. to Fredericksburg.

    Shows "Genl. Hd Qrs.," routes of approach of the 2nd, 3rd, 5th and 6th Corps, roads, railroad, towns, drainage, and houses and names of residents. Relief shown by shading. Title from verso of map. Staining at central left and right edges of sheet. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 555 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: United States. Army of the Potomac
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • [Map of the Middle Atlantic States].

    [Map of the Middle Atlantic States].

    Map shows all of the places von Schilling has been stationed during his military career up to his present assignment to Fort Magruder on the Virginia Peninsula. Most of the locations are along the Eastern seaboard, and range from Dover, Del., to Norfolk, Va.

    • Contributor: Schilling, Franz Wilhelm Von
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • [Map of attack on Fort Fisher, Wilmington, N.C.]

    [Map of attack on Fort Fisher, Wilmington, N.C.]

    Shows details of the area surrounding Wilmington, N.C., during the Union attack on and capture of Fort Fisher.

    • Contributor: Schilling, Franz Wilhelm Von
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865-01-03
  • A topographical map of the city of Richmond and vicinity : from official data /

    A topographical map of the city of Richmond and vicinity : fr...

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows fortifications and names of some residents. From newspaper: New-York daily tribune, Tuesday, April 4, 1865--with supplement, p. 8. Includes text. Text on verso. Copy Imperfect: Four minor tears along top edges and 2 minor tears along lower-left margin. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no.: 91-50 CW3

    • Contributor: Colton, G. Woolworth (George Woolworth) - Colton, G. Woolworth
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • Some colors and prisoners taken by French : [map of action around Washington Heights, Sharpsburg, Md.].

    Some colors and prisoners taken by French : [map of action ar...

    Shows the location of troops just outside of Sharpsburg, Md., during the battle of Antietam.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862-09-17
  • Map of a part of the eastern portion of Virginia showing the route of the Cavalry Corps of the Army of the Potomac under Major General P.H. Sheridan on the raid to Richmond in May 1864 : together with the route followed by the Confederate Cavalry under Major General J.E.B. Stuart /

    Map of a part of the eastern portion of Virginia showing the ...

    Covers Richmond region (Va.) northward to Fredericksburg. Shows cavalry routes of movement, engagements, encampments, roads, railroads, settlements, drainage, and the fortifications around Richmond. "Drawn by Capt. N.D. Preston, to accompany the paper, 'The Cavalry Raid to Richmond in May 1864', read by him before the Commandery of the State of Pennsylvania, Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the U.S., Wednesday evening, May 6, ...

    • Contributor: Preston, Noble D. - Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Map of Nottoway Co., Va.

    Map of Nottoway Co., Va.

    "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 - Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry) - Graves, H. M.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Battery on Turner's rocks : [Georgia].

    Battery on Turner's rocks : [Georgia].

    Shows a part of the defenses of Savannah. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S110, 211 Pen-and-ink on tracing cloth mounted on paper. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. In ink in upper right corner: 63. In pencil in upper right corner: 68.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • A part of Henrico County

    A part of Henrico County

    "Approved Albert H. Campbell Capt. P. Engrs. & Chf. Top. Dept."--handwritten note on map. "This Confederate States Map was saved by My Mother Mrs. J.F. Gilmer in April 1865 & taken to Georgia. I now give it to my dear friends at Brook Hill. Louisa Porter Minis née Gilmer, May 24th 1897."--handwritten note on map. Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library ...

    • Contributor: Confederate States of America. Army. Dept. of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office - Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry) - Gilmer, Jeremy Francis
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Map showing position Union and Rebel armies 2 p.m. 30th June : and the routes of advance of enemy on the Union Army at White Oak Swamp Creek Va.

    Map showing position Union and Rebel armies 2 p.m. 30th June ...

    Shows the area of Henrico County between Richmond and New Market, in which occurred the Battle of White Oak Swamp, one of the Seven Day's Battles.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862-06-30
  • Union army's march on Gettysburg from Frederick, Md.

    Union army's march on Gettysburg from Frederick, Md.

    Regional view shows paths taken by different segments of the Union army on a march from Frederick, Md., to Gettysburg, Pa., as well as the location of the Confederate army units in the vicinity. The Union troops were under the commands of Reynolds, Howard, Sickles, Slocum, Hancock, Sykes and Gregg.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863-06-30
  • Map of the state of Virginia /

    Map of the state of Virginia /

    "Lith. by Chas. G. Krebs." Also shows Delaware, Maryland, West Virginia and parts of adjacent states. Includes table: Distances by railroads. Red overprint of railroad routes. Relief shown by hachures. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's Archives Research Services department for more information. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 465.45 Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: Nicholson, W. L. - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - Krebs, Charles G. - United States Coast Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • 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: 1863-05-02
  • From the Etowah to Burnt-Hickory, Ga.

    From the Etowah to Burnt-Hickory, Ga.

    Scale ca. 1:27,600. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 121.4 Pen and ink sketch map showing "route of Harrison's Brigade," engagements, routes of the 20th and 23rd Army Corps, roads, railroads, drainage, relief by hachures, woods, and clearings. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Blakeslee, G. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • 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?
  • 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: 1863
  • Map shewing [sic] movements of Union and Rebel armies from 30th June to 13th July 1863.

    Map shewing [sic] movements of Union and Rebel armies from 30...

    Covers parts of Pennsylvania, Maryland, and Virginia, focusing on the Gettysburg area south through Sharpsburg and Frederick City, Md., and ending around Harpers Ferry, Va. [now W.Va.]. At the end of June 1863, Union and Confederate troops were moving towards Gettysburg, Pa. The conflict at Gettysburg was fought July 1-3 with Confederate troops retreating south after that time. Sneden includes dates at various locations ...

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863-06-30
  • [Map showing the position of troops to the north of Marietta, Georgia. June 10-July 3, 1864] /

    [Map showing the position of troops to the north of Marietta,...

    Relief shown by hachures. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Similar to a map in the Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate Armies, 1891-95, pl. 49, no. 4. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S92, 193 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Pencil (some col.) on irregularly shaped piece ...

    • Contributor: Skinner, C. W. (Charles W.) - Skinner, C. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Map of the state of Virginia /

    Map of the state of Virginia /

    "August 1863." "Lith. by Chas. G. Krebs." Accompanied by cover: Map of Virginia / compiled in the office of the United States Coast Survey. Washington, D.C. : W.H. & O.H. Morrison : 15 x 10 cm. Also covers Delaware, Maryland, West Virginia and parts of adjacent states. Shows cities and towns, roads, rivers, and relief by hachures. Map has concentric circles centered on Richmond, ...

    • Contributor: Nicholson, W. L. - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - Krebs, Charles G. - United States Coast Survey - W.H. & O.H. Morrison (Firm)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Scott's great snake. Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1861

    Scott's great snake. Entered according to Act of Congress in ...

    Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 11 Cartoon map illustrating Gen. Winfield Scott's plan to crush the Confederacy, economically. It is sometimes called the "Anaconda plan." Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Elliott, J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Map of army operations Atlanta campaign between Kingston and Atlanta

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

    Scale 1:285,120. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 132.7 Map of Bartow, Cherokee, Paulding, Cobb, and Fulton counties, Georgia, showing location and date of battles, towns, roads, railroads, entrenchments, 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
  • Plan of the Battle of Fredericksburg, Va., Decr. 13, 1862.

    Plan of the Battle of Fredericksburg, Va., Decr. 13, 1862.

    Map shows the region surrounding Fredericksburg, Va., including Marie's Heights outside of the city and Falmouth across the Rappahannock River. Due to Burnside's slow maneuvering of the Union forces, Lee was able to use the bluffs overlooking the river to his advantage. After sustaining heavy losses crossing the river, Burnside decided against renewed attacks and withdrew on the 15th of December.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862-12-13
  • Historical sketch of the rebellion

    Historical sketch of the rebellion

    Scale ca. 1:5,850,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 39 Blue lines denote the "limits of the loyal states in July, 1861" and red lines indicate the "limits occupied by United States forces July 20th 1863." See also entry nos. 34, 35, 36, 40, 40.1, and 49. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Lindenkohl, H. (Henry) - Lindenkohl, H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Civil War campaigns of 1862

    Civil War campaigns of 1862

    Scale 1:13,000,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 27.5 From Wood, William. Captains of the Civil War; a chronicle of blue and the gray. New Haven, Yale University Press, 1921. Map depicts movements of McClellan, Grant, Buell, Farragut, Rosecrans, Lee, and Bragg, and the "Line of Federal military occupation April 15, 1862 (after Hart)." Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library ...

    • Contributor: Joerg, W. L. G. (Wolfgang Louis Gottfried) - Joerg, W. L. G.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1921
  • Plan of Fortress Monroe, Virginia, March 6, 1862.

    Plan of Fortress Monroe, Virginia, March 6, 1862.

    Shows in close view the area surrounding Fort Monroe.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862-03-06
  • United States: map showing loyal states in green, what the rebels still hold in red, and what the Union soldiers have wrested from them in yellow.

    United States: map showing loyal states in green, what the re...

    Scale ca. 1:13,500,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 49a At top of map: Presidential campaign, 1864. Includes portraits of Lincoln, Johnson, McClellan, Pendleton (presidential and vice-presidential candidates) as well as small portraits of 14 former presidents. Also includes short biographies of the candidates, the Union and Democratic platforms, and Lincoln's and McClellan's letters of acceptance. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through ...

    • Contributor: H.H. Lloyd & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Map of a part of Brunswick County, N.C.

    Map of a part of Brunswick County, N.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. ...

    • Contributor: Confederate States of America. Army. Dept. of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office - Blackford, L. (Benjamin Lewis) - James, William H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Plan of Andersonville Prison or "Camp Sumter," April, 1864.

    Plan of Andersonville Prison or "Camp Sumter," April, 1864.

    Illustrates the layout of Andersonville Camp, as Sneden refers to the prison, and the surrounding area where Confederate guard troops of the 1st Florida Battery were stationed including the headquarters of Captain Henry Wirz, roads in and out, topographical features such as swampland, a graveyard presumed to be connected with the prison, and "Anderson Village." Sneden revised this map and it is available as ...

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Map of the siege of Petersburg, 1864-5 /

    Map of the siege of Petersburg, 1864-5 /

    Relief shown by hachures. Manuscript title and scale. Pencil annotations indicating troop positions. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 617 Includes names of some residents in outlying areas. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. LC copy imperfect: Small holes throughout and tears on edges.

    • Contributor: Weyss, J. E. - Michler, N. (Nathaniel)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • Battle of the Antietam.

    Battle of the Antietam.

    Conveys the placement of Union and Confederate forces in Washington County, Md., around Sharpsburg during the Battle of Antietam on September 17, 1862.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862-09-17
  • Sketch of the Confederate and Federal lines around Petersburg /

    Sketch of the Confederate and Federal lines around Petersburg /

    Sun print. Photocopy (positive). Relief shown by hachures. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 610 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indicates roads, picket lines, houses, names of residents, drainage, and vegetation. Indicates Union and Confederate works hand-colored blue and red respectively. Indicates location of Confederate covered ways, guns, and mortars. In ...

    • Contributor: Stevens, W. H. (Walter H.) - Stevens, W. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 186?
  • The State of Georgia, Civil War Centennial, 1864 : showing the major campaign areas and engagement sites of the Union and Confederate armies /

    The State of Georgia, Civil War Centennial, 1864 : showing th...

    Scale ca. 1:900,000. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 126.5 Includes index to points of interest and ill. (some col.). Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. AACR2

    • Contributor: Georgia. State Highway Department
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1964
  • Topographical sketch of the country between Murfreesboro, Reedyville, Woodbury & Bradyville, Tenn. /

    Topographical sketch of the country between Murfreesboro, Ree...

    "Photographed by Carpenter." Map is printed on two sheets which have been joined together to form a continuous map. Shows railroad, roads, and property owners. 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. May 1969, source unknown; ...

    • Contributor: Kuntze, Paul - Michler, N. (Nathaniel) - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • [Map of eastern portion of Virginia : Fortress Monroe, Norfolk, Yorktown, Petersburg, Richmond &c.] /

    [Map of eastern portion of Virginia : Fortress Monroe, Norfol...

    "May 26th 1862." Shows roads, railroads, towns and rivers. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's Archives Research Services department for more information. Title from accompanying envelope. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Source unknown; April 2004, Map Cataloging Team. Civil War project no.: lva00202. Conservation: Etherington Conservation Center, ...

    • Contributor: Moeller, Carl Friederich
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • [Map of the siege of Suffolk, Va., 1863.]

    [Map of the siege of Suffolk, Va., 1863.]

    Concerns the unsuccessful Confederate siege of Suffolk, Va., 11 April-4 May 1863, and indicates the location of Federal troops, railroads, roads, parade ground, breastworks, hospital, and forts, and the placement Federal gunboats in the Nansemond River.

    • Contributor: Allen, Orrin Sweet
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Survey of a part of Chesterfield County, Virginia.

    Survey of a part of Chesterfield County, Virginia.

    "Chief Engineer's Office D.N.V. Col. J.F. Gilmer Chief Eng'r."--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."--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 ...

    • Contributor: Confederate States of America. Army. Dept. of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office - Blackford, L. (Benjamin Lewis) - Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry) - Koerner, P. W. O.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Position of Union and Rebel forces, Oct. 14, 1863

    Position of Union and Rebel forces, Oct. 14, 1863

    Map shows Union troops on the road running parallel to the Orange and Alexandria railroad. Just past Bristoe Station, as Union troops crossed Broad Run, a Confederate battery emerged from woods north of the railroad. Next, Confederate skirmishers appeared on a hill overlooking the Union column. Finally, there were several Confederate charges. Union forces were able to return fire and, after several hours of ...

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863-10-14
  • Map shewing [sic] vicinity of Winchester, Virginia, Potomac, etc.

    Map shewing [sic] vicinity of Winchester, Virginia, Potomac, ...

    Shows portions of southern Maryland and northern Virginia emphasizing Winchester, Va. Sneden notes on the map that Winchester was a city that changed hands 46 times during the war. He lists three major battles near Winchester, fought in March 1862, May 1864, and September 1864. Sneden considered the Battle of Kernstown, Va., to be the First Battle of Winchester but today historians consider the ...

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862-03-23
  • 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
  • Plan of the Battle of Roanoke Island. North Carolina. Feby 8th 1862.

    Plan of the Battle of Roanoke Island. North Carolina. Feby 8t...

    Federal forces under Burnside quickly overcame the Confederate defenders, giving the Union control of Pamlico Sound and a base on the Atlantic coast for operations against North Carolina.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862-02-08
  • Map of eastern Virginia, 1862 /

    Map of eastern Virginia, 1862 /

    Also covers Maryland and southeastern Pennsylvania. Relief shown by hachures. Shows roads, rivers, names of cities, and railroads converging in Richmond, Washington, D.C., Baltimore, and Philadelphia, and topography of eastern Virginia. 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 ...

    • Contributor: Nicholson, W. L. - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Plan of the battle of Mill Spring or Logan's Cross Roads : fought January 19th, 1862.

    Plan of the battle of Mill Spring or Logan's Cross Roads : fo...

    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. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. Robert Knox Sneden scrapbook (Mss5:7 Sn237:1), Virginia Historical Society. In the Robert Knox Sneden diary, 1861-1865 (v. 1, p. 361).

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862-01-19
  • Battle-field map showing field of operations of the Armies of the Potomac and James

    Battle-field map showing field of operations of the Armies of...

    Scale ca. 1:508,500. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 520.5 Title when folded: 26th annual encampment, G.A.R., Washington, D.C., September 20th, 1892. Battlefield map, Maryland & Virginia. Location of battle fields of 1861 to 1865, furnished by Gilbert Thompson, Topographical Engineer, Headquarters, Army of the Potomac. Map of Virginia and Maryland showing engagements, railroads, rivers and streams, place names, and relief by hachures. "Dates ...

    • Contributor: Van Hook, J. C. - Van Hook, C. G.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1892
  • Map of a part of Louisiana and Mississippi : illustrating the operations of the U.S. Forces in the Department of the Gulf /

    Map of a part of Louisiana and Mississippi : illustrating the...

    Covers the area west to east from Alexandria, La. to Pearl River, and north to south from Vidalia, La. to Atchafalaya Bay. Relief shown by hachures. Shows march of Gen. Banks Corps d'Armée & Mai 1863 in red. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 231.5 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. From the Joseph R. Hawley papers ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - Lindenkohl, H. (Henry) - Hawley, Joseph R. (Joseph Roswell)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • The West Point atlas of the Civil War /

    The West Point atlas of the Civil War /

    "Adapted from the West Point atlas of American wars, Volume I." Bibliography: [4] p. at end. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 97.2 LeGear. Atlases of the United States, 10682 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: United States Military Academy. Department of Military Art and Engineering - Esposito, Vincent J. (Vincent Joseph) - Frederick A. Praeger, Inc
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1962

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  • Augusta, Ga., 1864.

    Augusta, Ga., 1864.

    Shows defenses of Augusta. "1864" at end of title in pencil. Similar map appears in the U.S. War Dept.'s Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate armies, 1891-95, pl. 132, no. 6. Pen and ink. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S46, 146 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. "Savannah" annotated in pencil ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Map of the Battle of Gettysburg, Penna. : showing positions held July 2nd 1863.

    Map of the Battle of Gettysburg, Penna. : showing positions h...

    This map shows the disposition of troops on this second day of the battle. The designation "5 p.m." appears slightly to the left of the title. As the fighting began late in the day and continued on well into the evening, this could be interpreted as a depiction of forces going into the second day of the battle.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox - Paine, William H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863-07-02
  • Second Manassas Campaign, August 17 - September 1, 1862 /

    Second Manassas Campaign, August 17 - September 1, 1862 /

    Relief shown by hachures. "Synopsis of Second Manassas Campaign" precedes Map 1. Annotated in pen-and-ink and watercolor to show infantry and cavalry positions with blank leaves at end. Includes notes. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 575 LeGear. Atlases of the United States, 10667 Call no. cited in LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.): G1292.B8S5 .R8 1943 folio.$5 DLC Listed in C. E. Le ...

    • Contributor: Russell, Robert E. L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862

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  • Geographical history of the rail road regiment, 89th regiment of Illinois vols. infantry. [1862-1865]

    Geographical history of the rail road regiment, 89th regiment...

    Scale 1:633,600. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 77.6 Map of parts of Kentucky, Tennessee, Alabama, and Georgia showing the operations of the 89th regiment of Illinois volunteers. The regiment was first attached to the 6th Brigade, 2nd Division, Right Wing, Army of the Ohio and later to the 1st Brigade, 3rd Division, 4th Army Corps, Army of the Cumberland. Included are a "muster-in" ...

    • Contributor: Merritt, Isaac N.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 18??
  • Lloyd's new military map of the border & southern states.

    Lloyd's new military map of the border & southern states.

    Relief shown by hachures. "Territory held by rebels, December 10th, 1863, in red; territory gained from rebels since January 1st, 1862, in green." Battlefields shown by red lines and strategic places by red dots. Transferred from Joseph Warren Keifer Papers in Manuscript Division. Includes inset of southern Florida. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy imperfect: Brittle, ...

    • Contributor: H.H. Lloyd & Co. - Keifer, Joseph Warren
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Battery no. 7 on the Meadow bridge road.

    Battery no. 7 on the Meadow bridge road.

    Gives measurements and latitude and longitude of perimeters. Map annotated with names of land owner: Doctor Deane. One of a series of ten maps showing the plats of land appropriated for Batteries 1-10 around Richmond. Original maps are included in Personal Papers Collection, accession 26971, B.M. Jones Papers. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's ...

    • Contributor: Jones, M.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • General map of Charleston Harbor, South Carolina, showing rebel defences and obstructions.

    General map of Charleston Harbor, South Carolina, showing reb...

    Scale 1:30,000. Depths shown by gradient tints. Shows location of sunken ships. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 370 LC Treasure maps (2nd ed.) 133 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes table of rebel forts. AACR2: 650/1; 650/2; 651/3; 700/1 Formerly classed as: G3914.C3 1865 .W5 TR 133

    • Contributor: Willenbücher, Eugene - Krebs, Charles G.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • Franklin--Tenn. profield [sic] June 1863 /

    Franklin--Tenn. profield [sic] June 1863 /

    Sketch map showing troop positions, roads, railroads, streams, and location of the "Cherry tree where was [sic] hung the rebel spies Col. Williams and Lieut. W.G. Peter--June 10, 1863". Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink (brown/red/dark blue). Added in red ink below title: Position of troops at the battle here, added since close of the war--G.H.B. Mounted on paper backing. Watermark: Franklin Mills. Imperfect: Scattered ...

    • Contributor: Blakeslee, G. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Extract of military map of N.E. Virginia showing forts and roads.

    Extract of military map of N.E. Virginia showing forts and ro...

    Covers Washington D.C. metropolitan area. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Also shows rural householders' names and vegetation. In left upper margin: 39th Cong. 1st Sess.--Report of the Chief Engineer U.S.A. Includes note and coat of arms below title. In right upper margin: No. 1. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 686 LC copies mounted on cloth backing. LC copy 2 fold-lined ...

    • Contributor: United States. War Department. Engineer Bureau - Bowen & Co. - United States. Congress
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • Map of operations of the Yazoo Pass expedition under command of Lt. Com. Watson Smith, U.S.N., 1863.

    Map of operations of the Yazoo Pass expedition under command ...

    Scale ca. 1:225,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 269.5 From Report of the Secretary of the Navy, with an appendix, containing reports from officers. December, 1863 (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1863). fol. p. 454. Map of the attack of the Yazoo Pass Expedition on Confederate Fort Pemberton, near Greenwood, Mississippi, March-April, 1863. Map illustrates "Addition report of Lieutenant Commander [James P.] Foster" dated ...

    • Contributor: United States. Navy
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • The Enemy's fortifications around Vicksburg

    The Enemy's fortifications around Vicksburg

    Shows the terrain and Confederate fortifications around Vicksburg, Miss., in mid-May, 1863, just after Confederate Gen. Pemberton was forced to evacuate Hayne's Bluff. Indicated are the locations of Union forces under Sherman, McPherson, McClernand, and Carr.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Sparta and its vicinity

    Sparta and its vicinity

    Scale 1:89,000 (not "one inch to the mile"). LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 440.6 Another issue. Includes additional physical and cultural features, especially below the inset and above the map title. Another copy is in the John M. Schofield papers, Manuscript Division, L.C., container no. 74. Number 2 is written in red ink on the verso. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also ...

    • Contributor: Weyss, J. E.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Map of the lines at Yorktown, Virginia, April 1862.

    Map of the lines at Yorktown, Virginia, April 1862.

    Shows the vicinity around Yorktown, Va., including Warwick Court House, the Warwick River, and Wormsley Creek as siege lines were drawn by McClellan's Union troops and Magruder's Confederate forces.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox - Heine, William - Humphreys, A. A. (Andrew Atkinson)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862-04-03
  • Map of the siege of Vicksburg, Miss. /

    Map of the siege of Vicksburg, Miss. /

    Relief shown by hachures. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), S120, 285 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Dedicated in ms: To Thomas E. Sherman to keep forever, from his father, W.T. Sherman, Maj. Genl. Jan 20, 1864. Union and Confederate entrenchments are handcolored blue and red respectively. Detailed map showing roads, streets, railroads, hachures, vegetation, houses, and ...

    • Contributor: Spangenberg, Charles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Map illustrating the siege of Atlanta, Ga. by the U.S. forces, under command of Maj. Gen. W.T. Sherman : from the passage of Peach Tree Creek, July 19th, 1864 to the commencement of the movement upon the enemy's lines of communication south of Atlanta, August 26, 1864 /

    Map illustrating the siege of Atlanta, Ga. by the U.S. forces...

    Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Main entry from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S40, 138 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes note. In pencil in upper-right margin: 52. LC copy imperfect: Margins trimmed, mounted on paper.

    • Contributor: Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - Molitor, E. - United States. War Department. Engineer Bureau - Poe, O. M.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864-07-19
  • Upper Potomac from McCoy's Ferry to Conrad's Ferry and adjacent portions of Maryland and Virginia

    Upper Potomac from McCoy's Ferry to Conrad's Ferry and adjace...

    Scale ca. 1:130,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 245.15 Map, without border, extends from Frederick, Maryland, west to Winchester, Virginia, and Hagerstown, Maryland, south to Front Royal, Virginia. Depicted are roads, railroads, canals, drainage, houses, cities and towns, and relief by hachures. In some areas, countryside is described by terms such as "hilly & wooded country," "open country," etc. Stamped in lower left ...

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Map showing the system of Confederate fortifications on the Mississippi River at Island No. 10 and New Madrid, also the operations of the United States forces under General John Pope, against these positions /

    Map showing the system of Confederate fortifications on the M...

    In lower left margin: Report of Maj. Gen. John Pope to the Committee on the Conduct of War. Similar to the preceding map. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 301 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Hoelcke, Wm.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Map of a reconnaissance of the approaches to Philadelphia showing the positions and lines of defence on the north front of the city /

    Map of a reconnaissance of the approaches to Philadelphia sho...

    Topographic map of northern Philadelphia and small adjacent part of Montgomery County showing Civil War earthworks and batteries. Relief shown by contours and hachures. Signed in handwriting (brown ink): George Davidson, Assistant Engineer Fortifications. Pen-and-ink, red ink (contours), and watercolors. Former ownership rubber-stamping at foot of title: U.S.C. & G. Survey, Library and Archives, no. 126. "No. 2868X" and "854W 1863" (former Coast Survey ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - Davidson, George - Fauntleroy, A. R.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Lloyd's new military map of the border & southern states; drawn by Edward S. Hall.

    Lloyd's new military map of the border & southern states; dra...

    The map indicates drainage, relief by hachures, state boundaries, place names, canals, and the railroad network. Railroad names appear along the lines.

    • Contributor: Hall, Edward S. - H.H. Lloyd & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • [Three sketches on one sheet of fortifications, roads and streams in the vicinity of Salem Church and Banks Ford in the battle of Chancellorsville, May 1863].

    [Three sketches on one sheet of fortifications, roads and str...

    Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Title and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pencil (some col.) on ledger paper, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H141 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 280.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Battle of Five Forks 31st March and April 1st 1865 Copy of official plan by Col. W. H. Paine U.S. Engrs.

    Battle of Five Forks 31st March and April 1st 1865 Copy of of...

    Map shows the area five Five Forks, Va., near Hatcher's Run in Diwiddie County. March 30, 1865 General Sheridan's troops engaged Pickett's army at Dinwiddie courthouse and the next day pursued General Pickett who was withdrawing to Five Forks. The Federal attacks overwhelmed the enrenchments, and the Confederates abandoned their efforts to protect the Southdside Railroad.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox - Paine, William H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865-03-31
  • Plan of enemy's battery no. 5 in front of Petersburg before the advance of U.S. Forces, June 1864 /

    Plan of enemy's battery no. 5 in front of Petersburg before t...

    Ink on tracing cloth. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 613 Includes a cross section of the battery at scale 1:120. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Thompson, Gilbert
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Map of Richmond, Virginia, showing its defenses and railroad connections

    Map of Richmond, Virginia, showing its defenses and railroad ...

    Scale ca. 1:52,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 640.2 From Harper's weekly, v. 8, May 21, 1864. p. 332. "Map of Virginia, showing the military operations of Generals Grant and Butler" is on the verso. 36 x 24 cm. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Sholl, Charles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Forbes' new and complete map of Richmond and its fortifications

    Forbes' new and complete map of Richmond and its fortifications

    Scale ca. 1:48,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 629 Printed in blue ink. Shows forts, street pattern of Richmond, 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: Forbes, W. H. and Benjamin Russell
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • [Union troop positions west of Marietta, Georgia, June? 1864].

    [Union troop positions west of Marietta, Georgia, June? 1864].

    Title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S89, 196 Sketch for a map appearing in the Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate Armies, 1891-95, pl. 65, no. 5. Pencil on paper mounted on paper. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • [Map of Arkansas Post, Ark.] /

    [Map of Arkansas Post, Ark.] /

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows troop positions and movements. Title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S19, 114 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. At bottom of map: For General W. T. Sherman, General of the Army. Pen and ink on tracing cloth, mounted on paper.

    • Contributor: Pitzman, Julius
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • [Military map of Richmond and vicinity] /

    [Military map of Richmond and vicinity] /

    Shows fortifications and names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Black-line print. Complete in 28 sheets. Photocopy negative has sheets 9 to 17, 19, 20, 23, 24, and 28. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 646 Call no. cited in LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.): G3884.R5S5 s7 .U5. Accompanied by index map ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Fairfax, F.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864

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  • Chattanooga A chart of the battle between the forces of Gens. Grant and Braxton Bragg, fought Nov. 24-5 1863.

    Chattanooga A chart of the battle between the forces of Gens....

    Detail of a printed map to which Sneden has added color and arrows to highlight the lines of Union advance on Missionary Ridge (Sherman's forces from the north on the Confederate right and Hooker's from the south on the Confederate left) and the Confederate retreat toward Dalton, Ga.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863-11-24
  • Plan of Fort Donelson and its outworks. [Feb. 1862]

    Plan of Fort Donelson and its outworks. [Feb. 1862]

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows drainage, vegetation, roads, houses, fences, a plan of Dover, fallen timber, "enemy's" tents and log huts, water batteries, entrenchments, Grant's headquarters, and the location of the divisions of General Smith, General Wallace, and General McClernand. A profile of the fort, another profile of the rifle pits, and one of the water battery appear on the left side of the ...

    • Contributor: McPherson, James Birdseye
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1875
  • [Maps for history of 20th Army Corps, June 1864-May 11, 1865].

    [Maps for history of 20th Army Corps, June 1864-May 11, 1865].

    Maps show General Sherman's march south through Georgia then north to Virginia. Relief shown by hachures. Title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen and ink, colored ink, and pencil on paper and tracing cloth. Not bound. Each map in an envelope 31 x 23 cm. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 77.1 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...

    • Contributor: McDowell, Robert M.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865

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  • [Map of Nelson Co. and part of the counties of Albemarle, Amherst, Augusta, Fluvanna and Louisa, Va.].

    [Map of Nelson Co. and part of the counties of Albemarle, Amh...

    "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. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. Gift of Mrs. Louisa Porter (Gilmer) Minis (i.e., Mrs. ...

    • Contributor: Confederate States of America. Army. Dept. of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Kriegsschauplatz von Nord-America. Theil von Maryland, Distr. Columbia und Theil von Virginien /

    Kriegsschauplatz von Nord-America. Theil von Maryland, Distr....

    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 with north to the bottom. Includes distance list. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy stained, wrinkled at fold lines, annotated in pencil, has ...

    • Contributor: Verlag Von A.D. Geisler - Anst. V. G. Henckel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862