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  • Map of the "Kanawha City" estates, Kanawha County, West Virginia, United States of America /

    Map of the "Kanawha City" estates, Kanawha County, West Virgi...

    Relief shown by form lines. Pen-and-ink, pencil, crayon, and watercolor, mounted on cloth. In ink on verso obscured by mounting: Map no. 1, Kanawha City Estates. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H337 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Includes notes. In pencil on verso: 483.

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1875
  • Plan of the second Battle of Bull Run Va. Showing position of both armies at 7 p.m. 30th Aug. 1862.

    Plan of the second Battle of Bull Run Va. Showing position of...

    Shows the area of Sudley Springs, Va., to the north and Bethlehem to the south on the second day of the battle. The locations of the Warrenton Turnpike and the Manassas Gap Railroad are also indicated.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Battle of Chancellorsville, Virginia, May 2nd & 3rd 1863

    Battle of Chancellorsville, Virginia, May 2nd & 3rd 1863

    This large detailed map shows the area defined by the Rapidan and Rappahannock rivers and Wilderness Run and indicates the locations of various units over the course of the middle two days of fighting.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, and part of Pennsylvania.

    Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, and part of Pennsylvania.

    Scale ca. 1:3,300,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 47.8 From Tomes, Robert. The war with the South. New York, Virtue & Yorston, 1862-1867. v. 2, between p. 420 and 421. "Entered according to act of Congress A.D. 1863 by Virtue, Yorston & Co." Inset: [Map of Washington, D.C. and vicinity] 7 x 7 cm. General map indicating place names, roads, rivers and major ...

    • Contributor: Wells, Jaco
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Panorama of the seat of war; birds eye view of North and South Carolina and part of Georgia.

    Panorama of the seat of war; birds eye view of North and Sout...

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 304.6 Includes distance chart. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1; 651/2; 651/3; 651/4

    • Contributor: Bachmann, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Colton's rail-road and military map of the United States, Mexico, the West Indies, &c.

    Colton's rail-road and military map of the United States, Mex...

    Detailed general map of portions of North America framed in decorative borders showing drainage, international and state boundaries, cities and towns, forts, railroads in operation, and proposed lines. [From published bibliography]

    • Contributor: Colton, J. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Volunteer militia and eastern army guide. One hundred and fifty miles around Richmond.

    Volunteer militia and eastern army guide. One hundred and fif...

    Scale ca. 1:920,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 632.6 General map centered on Richmond, Virginia. The map is printed in blue ink. Insets: Ninety miles around Nashville, Tenn.-Ninety miles around Harrisburg, Pa.-Ninety miles around Vicksburg, Miss.-Ninety miles around Baton Rouge, La. Each inset 17 x 17 cm. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster ...

    • Contributor: Magnus, Charles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 186?
  • [Map of Rockbridge County, Virginia].

    [Map of Rockbridge County, Virginia].

    Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink and pencil, mounted on cloth. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H305 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 187.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 188?
  • [Sketch of a portion of Orange County, north and east of Orange showing the Rapidan River from Rapidan Station to Germanna Mills and the Plank Road to Robertson's Tavern at Trap].

    [Sketch of a portion of Orange County, north and east of Oran...

    Relief shown by hachures. Date, title, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil on an irregularly cut and torn piece of brown paper, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H107 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 317.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Sketch of proposed defences for the depot at Aquia Creek /

    Sketch of proposed defences for the depot at Aquia Creek /

    "Copy for Col. G.H. Biddle 95th Reg N.Y. Vols. or the officer succeeding him, as commandant of the post." Oriented with north to the bottom. Pen and ink. Relief shown by hachures. Shows roads, railroads, rivers, houses and names of occupants. Troop placements marked in red. Shows the area from Accakeek Creek along the shore of the Potomac River to Aquia Creek. This item ...

    • Contributor: Long, W. S.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Map showing location lot no. 10 of Moore & Beckley patent, Raleigh Co., W. Va. (10,000 a. included).

    Map showing location lot no. 10 of Moore & Beckley patent, Ra...

    Pen-and-ink and pencil on paper, mounted on cloth. On verso, obscured by mounting: Lot no. 10 of Moore & Beckley. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H325 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 490.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 188?
  • [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?
  • 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 Rappahannock River fron [sic] Port Royal to Richards Ferry /

    Map of the Rappahannock River fron [sic] Port Royal to Richar...

    Relief shown by hachures. Also covers Fredericksburg city region. Shows "Lines of Gen. Hooker" at Chancellorsville, "Battle field of Gen. Sedgwick" at Salem Church, military bridges, towns, farmsteads with residents' names, wooded areas, and streams. Pen-and-ink (black/red) and watercolor (blue). Endorsed in ink handwriting on verso on 2 panels: Map of the Rappahannock from Port Royal to Kelly's Ford, showing the crossings of Gen. ...

    • Contributor: Vernam, John S.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Mississippi River from Cairo Ill. to St. Marys Mo. in VI sheets.

    Mississippi River from Cairo Ill. to St. Marys Mo. in VI sheets.

    Scale 1:40,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 95.2 United States Coast Survey no. 3016. "F. H. Gerdes, Asst. Coast Survey, Chief of Party. A. T. Mosman, Sub asst. in charge of astronomical observations. T. C. Bowie, Sub Asst. in charge of topography. F. W. Perkins, Aid. J. B. Adamson, Aid & Draughtsman." Detailed map of part of the Mississippi showing the river channel, ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • Order of attack on Fort Fisher by the Squadron under command of Rear Admiral D. D. Porter, U.S.N. in the combined naval and military operations which resulted in the capture of the Rebel defences at New Inlet, N.C. January 14th & 15th 1865.

    Order of attack on Fort Fisher by the Squadron under command ...

    Scale ca. 1:10,100. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 316 Detailed map showing the location and names of vessels, fortifications, telegraph wires leading to torpedoes and a few soundings. 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: 1865
  • General plan of the field-fortifications around Corinth, Miss. : also exhibiting the rebel entrenchments and the approaches of the U.S. forces during May 1862 under Major Genl. H. W. Halleck, U.S.A. /

    General plan of the field-fortifications around Corinth, Miss...

    Relief shown by hachures and pictorially. Pen-and-ink in red and blue. Oriented with north to the bottom. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 269 In the right lower corner: Engineer Department, March 3, 1863. Received from Capt. Prime. See his letter of 19 January 1863 (P. 1266). Detailed topographic map showing Union and Confederate fortifications by the colors blue and red respectively, powder magazines, ...

    • Contributor: Shraag, F.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • [Sketch of the road from Charlottesville to Afton, and from Browns Cove to Afton, Albemarle County, Virginia.].

    [Sketch of the road from Charlottesville to Afton, and from B...

    Scale ca. 1:675,000. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H273 Pencil sketch giving names of settlements. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 186?
  • 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 ...

    Scale ca. 1:380,160. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 231 In margin at bottom: Line of marsh [sic] of Gen. Banks corps d'armee April & Mai 1863. Map extends from Natchez, Mississippi, in the north to Marsh Island, Louisiana, in the south, and Columbia, Mississippi, in the east to Alexandria, Louisiana, in the west. Roads, railroads, drainage, and towns are shown. Description derived from ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • [Map of Dinwiddie and parts of Prince George and Sussex counties, Virginia] /

    [Map of Dinwiddie and parts of Prince George and Sussex count...

    Photocopy of a manuscript map showing roads, railroads, towns, rivers, houses and names of residents. Similar to no. 533.5, LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.). This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's Archives Research Services department for more information. Swem, E.G. Maps relating to Virginia, 1094 Available also through the Library of Congress web site ...

    • Contributor: United States. Army of the Potomac. Engineer Dept
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Military maps illustrating the operations of the armies of the Potomac and James against Richmond, May 4th, 1864 to April 9th, 1865 : including battlefields of the Wilderness, Totopotomoy, North Anna, Spottsylvania, Cold Harbor, the movements north of the James River, Seige of Petersburg, battlefields of Five Forks, Sailor's Creek, Farmville & Appomatox Court House, as also the routes of march of the opposing armies.

    Military maps illustrating the operations of the armies of th...

    Shows fortifications and troop movement. Relief shown by hachures. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 517 Some sheets have the map title, border, and names of the surveyor added. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy: Unbound. Sun print with red, blue and black pen-and-ink and pencil annotations. Mounted on cloth.

    • Contributor: United States. War Department. Corps of Engineers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1867

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  • Map of the seat of war in Virginia : showing the theatre of operations of Gens. Hooker, Dix, and Keyes, and the scene of Gen. Stoneman's raid.

    Map of the seat of war in Virginia : showing the theatre of o...

    From: Harper's weekly, May 23, 1863, p. 325-326. 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. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. March 1945, Cora Wilson, cf; Feb. 2003, Map Cataloging Team. Civil War project no.: lva00101. Conservation: Etherington ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Map of Morris, Folly, Coles and James Island[s] etc., and Charleston Harbor S.C. shewing [sic] Union and Rebel forts and batteries, 1864.

    Map of Morris, Folly, Coles and James Island[s] etc., and Cha...

    In significantly less detail than his usual work, Sneden here shows the disposition of Confederate fortifications through out the Charleston region.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Birds eye view of Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, and the District of Columbia the seat of war /

    Birds eye view of Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, and the Distr...

    "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1861, by W. Schaus in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the U.S. for the Southern District of New York." Insets: [Lower Mississippi Valley] -- [Richmond]. Relief shown by shading. Shows railroads, forts, cities, towns, and principal roads. Similar to no. 17.3, LC Civil War maps (2d ed.). This is a map, not ...

    • Contributor: Schedler, J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Map of Botetourt County.

    Map of Botetourt County.

    "Chief Engineer's Office D.N.V. Maj. Gen. J.F. Gilmer, Chief Engineer."--map. "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 ...

    • Contributor: Confederate States of America. Army. Dept. of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Map of the battlefield of Perryville, Ky : Major General Don Carlos Buell commanding the U.S. forces, General Braxton Bragg commanding the Confederate forces. October 8th 1862 /

    Map of the battlefield of Perryville, Ky : Major General Don ...

    "Authorities: surveys by Edward Ruger and Anton Kilp. Official reports of officers of both armies." "Bell Bros., Photo-lithographers, Washington, D.C." Annotated in red and blue to show Union and Confederate positions. Description derived from published bibliography. Map gives "position of General Gilbert's corps on the evening of October 7th" and the positions of both the Union and Confederate troops "on the 8th before being ...

    • Contributor: Ruger, Edward
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1877
  • [Petersburg, Dinwiddie County sheets] /

    [Petersburg, Dinwiddie County sheets] /

    Accompanied by manuscript index map. Shows rivers, railroads, roads, towns and houses with owners names. 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 derived from published bibliography. Swem, E.G. Maps relating to Virginia, 1142 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Dec. 2003, ...

    • Contributor: United States. Army of the Potomac. Engineer Dept
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • 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
  • Military map refering [sic] to the campaigns of the Army of the Potomac in Virginia, including the adjoining parts of Maryland & Pennsylvania

    Military map refering [sic] to the campaigns of the Army of t...

    Scale [ca. 1:332,000]. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 486 Relief shown by hachures. Indicates location and date of battles, county names and boundaries, roads, railroads, drainage, and towns. 1865 edition is listed as entry no. 502. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Bechler, Gustavus R.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • 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.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Colton's new topographical map of the eastern portion of the state of North Carolina with part of Virginia & South Carolina from the latest & best authorities.

    Colton's new topographical map of the eastern portion of the ...

    LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), S122,305 Printed by .... Cooper appears in the lower left corner. Inscriberd on verso: Compliments of Capt. A.S. Kimball, AQM [illegible]. "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1860, by John H. Colton ..." Indicates principal coast forts, towns, state and county boundaries, roads, railroads, and drainage. Includes inset of "Plan of the sea coast from ...

    • Contributor: Colton, J. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Battle of Cumberland Church, Va.

    Battle of Cumberland Church, Va.

    Map shows the area between Farmville, Va., and Cumberland Courthouse to the north. This was a small skirmish just north of Farmville in Cumberland County on April 7, 1865, just following action at Highbridge and Rice's Station.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • 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
  • Map showing operations of Second Division, 8th Army Corps, from March 1st to May 31st 1899 : Major-General Arthur MacArthur commanding /

    Map showing operations of Second Division, 8th Army Corps, fr...

    Relief shown in hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Shunk, Francis R.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1899
  • The Rebel defences of Charleston Harbor S.C., August 1863

    The Rebel defences of Charleston Harbor S.C., August 1863

    Map shows Charleston, S.C., the Confederate forts, the Union works surrounding Fort Wagner and the position of the Union monitor fleet in the harbor off of the coast. This view shows the Union attacks on Confederate fortifications lining the harbor, and on the city itself. The locations of artillery batteries and their ranges and targets are indicated.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Plan of the Battle of Monocacy, Maryland, July 9th, 1864.

    Plan of the Battle of Monocacy, Maryland, July 9th, 1864.

    The map shows the location of troops on either side of the Monocacy River and north into the city of Frederick, Md. This engagement, part of "Early's Washington Raid" took place on July 9, 1864. Early's troops met Federal forces near the river. The Union troops were routed and retreated to Baltimore.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Military Battles and Campaigns

    Military Battles and Campaigns

    This category contains maps showing campaigns of major military conflicts including troop movements, defensive structures and groundworks, roads to and from sites of military engagements, campsites, and local buildings, topography and vegetation. Some of the maps are manuscripts drawn on the field of battle, while others are engraved including some that have manuscript annotations reflecting the history of the battle or campaign. A significant ...

    • Date: 1570
  • Bird's eye view of Confederate prison pen at Salisbury, N.C., taken in 1864.

    Bird's eye view of Confederate prison pen at Salisbury, N.C.,...

    Low angle view. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 317.35 Includes index to points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault Acquisitions control no. 28-84

    • Contributor: Kraus, C. A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1886
  • Map of Falls Church and vicinity of Lewinsville, Virginia : shewing [sic] Union picket lines October 30th 1862.

    Map of Falls Church and vicinity of Lewinsville, Virginia : s...

    Map shows the area surrounding Falls Church in Fairfax County, Va. The Loudoun & Hampshire Railroad is also indicated.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Sketch of portions of seacoast of South Carolina & Georgia

    Sketch of portions of seacoast of South Carolina & Georgia

    Scale 1:200,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 360 Autographed in ink: Gen. M. C. Meigs USA. Map of the coast from Bull's Bay, South Carolina, to Ossabaw Sound, Georgia, showing forts, drainage, roads, railroads, and towns. "References" at the bottom center of the map give dates on which forts were captured by the Federal forces. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through ...

    • Contributor: Lindenkohl, A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Encampment of U.St. troops at Newport News, Va., 1861 & 1862 /

    Encampment of U.St. troops at Newport News, Va., 1861 & 1862 /

    Bird's eye view. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 2001-31 CW3

    • Contributor: E. Sachse & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • 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
  • Birds eye view of the seat of war around Richmond showing the battle of Chickahominy River, 29 June 1862

    Birds eye view of the seat of war around Richmond showing the...

    Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 621 Perspective drawing. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Bachmann, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Map of the Loup-Piney Divide coal lands in Fayette and Raleigh cos., West Virginia /

    Map of the Loup-Piney Divide coal lands in Fayette and Raleig...

    Pen-and-ink on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. Includes 3 geological cross sections. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H257 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1879
  • [Map of the defeat of the Confederate ship Alabama by the U.S. steamer Kearsarge on June 19, 1864, off Cherbourg, France].

    [Map of the defeat of the Confederate ship Alabama by the U.S...

    Scale ca. 1:41,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 703 From. Report on the Secretary of the Navy, with an appendix, containing reports from officers. December, 1864). opp. p. 630. Map shows the "Position of the Kearsarge when she received the first broadside of the enemy," the general direction of the ships during the battle, and the position of the Alabama, when it sank ...

    • Contributor: United States. Navy
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Cedar Keys, Florida

    Cedar Keys, Florida

    Scale 1:50,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 117.35 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 17. "No. 17" appears 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
  • Sketch of a part of the coast of Georgia from Savannah River to Ossabaw Sound showing the relative positions of the U.S. Iron clad steamer Montauk & the rebel Fort McAllister during the bombardment of Feb 1st 1863.

    Sketch of a part of the coast of Georgia from Savannah River ...

    Scale 1:200,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 122 At head of title: U.S. Coast Survey. A. D. Bache, Supdt. Shows drainage, towns, geographic coordinates, railroad from Savannah to "Way's Stat. no. 2," and the position of the vessels Nashville, Montauk, Seneca, Wissahicon, Dawn, and C. P. William in the Ogeechee River near Fort McAllister, and the Passaic, Marblehead, and Conemaugh in Wassaw Sound. ...

    • Contributor: Boutelle, Charles O.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • [Map of the vicinity of Chancellorsville, Va.]

    [Map of the vicinity of Chancellorsville, Va.]

    This undated map extends from German Ford on the Rapidan east to Falmouth Station and south to Shady Grove Church. It shows rivers, roads, crossroads and taverns.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • [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
  • Chickamauga battlefield. [Sept 19-20, 1863]

    Chickamauga battlefield. [Sept 19-20, 1863]

    Scale ca. 1:12,300. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 155 Shows troop positions and movements, names of commanders, location of battlefield monuments, roads, railroads, fords, bridges, drainage, vegetation, houses, and names of residents. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: McElroy, Joseph C.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1895
  • The field of Sharpsburg or of the Antietam : showing the positions of the armies at 3 p.m. on September 17, 1862 /

    The field of Sharpsburg or of the Antietam : showing the posi...

    Annotated in red and blue to show Union and Confederate positions. Map no. X from: The story of the Civil War, vol. 2 / John C. Ropes. Boston, 1898. 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. Available also through the Library of Congress web ...

    • Contributor: Geo. W. Stadly & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1898
  • 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
  • Central Virginia /

    Central Virginia /

    Relief shown by hachures. Cannot identify with either Oct. 27, 1864 variant (CW501.5 and CW 501.6), as the map has been trimmed, so the presence or absence of the printer statement cannot be ascertained. LC copy printed on two sheets, and mounted on paper. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) S178 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Map of n. eastern Virginia and vicinity of Washington /

    Map of n. eastern Virginia and vicinity of Washington /

    Shows forts and batteries in the District of Columbia and immediate vicinity. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. At head of title: Surveys for military defences. "Additions & corrections for Rappahannock and Rapid Ann Rivers and their vicinity ..." added to data used in compilation. Mounted on cloth backing. Includes "Data used in compilation," table of "Elevations above tide water," and "Geological ...

    • Contributor: United States. Corps of Topographical Engineers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Map of n. eastern Virginia and vicinity of Washington

    Map of n. eastern Virginia and vicinity of Washington

    Scale 1:63,360. Relief shown by hachures. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 470 Another edition. Mounted on cloth. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • [Map of Spotsylvania and Caroline Counties, Virginia].

    [Map of Spotsylvania and Caroline Counties, Virginia].

    Shows the names of residents. Relief shown by hachures. Date, scale, and title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Oriented with north to the left. Pen-and-ink and pencil on a 1/2-inch grid mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H62 LC Land ownership maps, 1350 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil at top right ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 186?
  • Colton's map of the southern states : including Maryland, Delaware, Virginia, Kentucky, Tennessee, Missouri, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, Arkansas, Louisiana, Texas : showing also part of adjoining states & territories locating the forts & military stations of the U. States & showing all the rail roads, r.r. stations & other internal improvements.

    Colton's map of the southern states : including Maryland, Del...

    Relief shown by spot heights and hachures. Prime meridian: Washington, D.C. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes inset of southern Florida, text, and statistical tables based on "United States census for 1860." Copy imperfect: Brittle, stained, darkened, missing pieces along edges, sheet glued to lower left corner that shows southward extension of Texas coast, cut into ...

    • Contributor: Colton, J. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Attack and capture of Fort Donelson, Tenn. by Genl. U.S. Grant U.S.A.

    Attack and capture of Fort Donelson, Tenn. by Genl. U.S. Gran...

    Shows troop locations around Fort Donelson, Tenn., on the Cumberland River, as the Union army prepared to attack.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Sketch of the lines at Yorktown Virginia April 30th 1862.

    Sketch of the lines at Yorktown Virginia April 30th 1862.

    Shows an area that includes Gloucester Point on the north/east side of the York River, Yorktown on the south/west side of the river, and Wormsley Creek to the south of Yorktown as the Union forces finalized preparations to begin the siege of Yorktown.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Bermuda Hundred. [1864-1865]

    Bermuda Hundred. [1864-1865]

    Scale 1:42,240. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 525b.2 In this issue, the map is printed on a yellow background with the James and Appomattox rivers colored blue. Map indicates roads, railroads, towns, drainage, vegetation, relief by hachures, houses, and names of residents. Union and Confederate entrenchments are colored blue and red respectively. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of ...

    • Contributor: Michler, N.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • 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.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 186?
  • The model war map giving the southern & middle states, with all their water & railroad connections. Compiled from the best authorities & latest surveys by L. Prang & Co., lithographers & publishers.

    The model war map giving the southern & middle states, with a...

    Scale 1:2,217,600. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 31.7 General map printed in green ink. Imperfect: pieces are missing from along the center fold and at the bottom. Includes tables giving "routes and distances," "population of the United States from the Census of 1860," and "Number of white males in each state between the ages of 18 and 45." "This map, in combination with ...

    • Contributor: Louis Prang and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Geological map of Virginia & West Virginia showing their chief geological sub-divisions /

    Geological map of Virginia & West Virginia showing their chie...

    Relief shown by hachures. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H218 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. LC copy: Extensive ink, pencil, and annotations with watercolor showing the different types of geological formations. LC copy: Title in ms. in lower left. In pencil on verso: 183.

    • Contributor: Rogers, William Barton
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 187?
  • [Map of the Shenandoah Valley from Mt. Jackson to Midway, including parts of Shenandoah, Page, Rockingham, and Augusta counties, Virginia].

    [Map of the Shenandoah Valley from Mt. Jackson to Midway, inc...

    Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by form lines. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil on tracing linen with left corner cut away, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H145 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 186?
  • A new military map of the seat of war

    A new military map of the seat of war

    Scale ca. 1:1,700,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 13.8 General map of eastern and central Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, southern Pennsylvania, and northern North Carolina showing cities and towns, state boundaries, and railroads. Includes an advertisement for the Market Fire Insurance Company, New York. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Higginson, J. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • War maps and diagrams.

    War maps and diagrams.

    Various scales. Incomplete copy of the map supplement issued by the New York Herald. Library of Congress bound copy of the newspaper for October-December 1861 does not include the map supplement. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 14.75 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Description derived from published bibliography.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Rebel line of works at Blakely captured by the Army of West Miss., April 9, 1865 : Position & approaches by the Union forces.

    Rebel line of works at Blakely captured by the Army of West M...

    Description derived from published bibliography. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's Archives Research Services department for more information. Union positions are colored blue, and Confederate works are red. Includes roads, vegetation, drainage, and relief by hachures. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 104 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster ...

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • Plan of the Battle of Antietam, Maryland. Sept 1862 /

    Plan of the Battle of Antietam, Maryland. Sept 1862 /

    Shows the area between Keedysville, Md., to the north and the Potomac River to the south. The locations of Sharpsburg, Md., and Antietam Creek are also indicated.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Map of Little North Mountain or Preston & Wilson iron lands /

    Map of Little North Mountain or Preston & Wilson iron lands /

    General map, does not give mining information. Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink and pencil, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H243 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 183.

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1883
  • [Map of the Rich Mountain battlefield, W. Va. July 11-12, 1861].

    [Map of the Rich Mountain battlefield, W. Va. July 11-12, 1861].

    Relief shown by hachures. Title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H71 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Stamped on lower left verso: 5089.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Map showing the positions of both armies August 27th, 1862 at night. [Second Manassas battle]

    Map showing the positions of both armies August 27th, 1862 at...

    Scale 1:190,080 ("3 miles to 1 inch"). LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 573.6 From U.S. Congress. Joint Committee on the Conduct of the War. Supplemental report of the Joint Committee on the Conduct of the war, in two volumes. Supplemental to Senate report no. 142, 38th Congress, 2d session (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1866). v. 2, fol. p. 190. Accompanies "Report of Major ...

    • Contributor: Pope, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1866
  • 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
  • Plan of Fort Huger, Hardy's Bluff : built by the State of Virginia. Col. Andrew Talcott, State Engr. Capt. E.T.D. Myers, Constructing Engr.

    Plan of Fort Huger, Hardy's Bluff : built by the State of Vir...

    "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: Virginia. Engineer Dept
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • [Map of Craig, Giles, Montgomery and Pulaski counties, Va.].

    [Map of Craig, Giles, Montgomery and Pulaski counties, Va.].

    "Chief Engineer's Office D.N.V. Maj. Gen. Jeremy Francis Gilmer, Chief Engineer."--map. "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
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Map of Charleston Harbor, S.C.

    Map of Charleston Harbor, S.C.

    Scale ca. 1:15,800. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 371 Upper right corner: Mil. aff., vol. v., no. 591b. Red curves are marked 6, 12, 18, and 24 feet to show depths at mean low water. The area always covered with water is blue, the surface between high and low water marks is indicated by wavy lines and colored with bistre. Shows drainage, vegetation, ...

    • Contributor: Bowen & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 186?
  • [Overlay to the map of the siege of Petersburg, 1864-5].

    [Overlay to the map of the siege of Petersburg, 1864-5].

    This is an overlay designed to be used with the map of the siege of Petersburg by J.E. Weyss. Title derived from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 619 Includes brief field notes in pencil, red ink, and black ink, probably written by Federal engineers, and shows the location of several camps of the U.S. Engineers and the headquarters ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • Perrine's New military map illustrating the seat of war : [southern U.S.].

    Perrine's New military map illustrating the seat of war : [so...

    Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1862, by C.O. Perrine ..." Prime meridians: Greenwich and New York. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 31.1 Inset: Southern part of Florida.

    • Contributor: Perrine, C. O.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Parole Camp Annapolis, M'd.

    Parole Camp Annapolis, M'd.

    LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 245.39 Bird's-eye view. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1864 by E. Sachse & Co. in ... the District Court of Md." Includes index to points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy lacks lower left corner and part of index; upper margin cut off; ...

    • Contributor: E. Sachse & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • 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 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
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Revised plan of battle of Malvern Hill, July 1st, 1862 (official).

    Revised plan of battle of Malvern Hill, July 1st, 1862 (offic...

    Details the action of July 1, 1862, with most of the major Confederate forces under the command of Stonewall Jackson, D. H. Hill, and Magruder, identified in their location north of Malvern Hill, and all the Union troops due south of the Confederates, notably including Berdan's sharpshooters and the troops of Heintzelman, under whom Sneden served, Couch, Morell, and others.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • [Map of Pennsylvania and part of New Jersey].

    [Map of Pennsylvania and part of New Jersey].

    Relief shown by hachures. Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil (some col.) on 2 sheets of tracing linen pasted together, sectioned in 3, and mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H157 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 106.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 186?
  • Sketch of 2nd Manassas, August 29th 1862 ; sketch of 2nd Manassas, Aug. 30th, 1862.

    Sketch of 2nd Manassas, August 29th 1862 ; sketch of 2nd Mana...

    LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 576 Shows roads, railroads, and troop positions. Copy 1 mounted on cloth. Copy 2 maps separated and mounted on cloth. Both copies extensively annotated in ink. Includes indexed names of commanders and Union headquarters. Copy 1 imperfect: Losses along edges, dark stains in right margin and fading overall. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Map of the seat of war. Supplement to P. S. Duval & Son's military map, showing the locations of the present military operations expressly compiled from the latest surveys.

    Map of the seat of war. Supplement to P. S. Duval & Son's mil...

    Scale ca. 1:1,950,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 449.4 "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1861 by P. S. Duval & Son." General map of Virginia, Maryland, and Delaware. Insets: [Washington, D.C.] 8 x 7 cm.-[Baltimore and vicinity] 8 x 7 cm.-[Parts of the Ohio and Mississippi rivers above Memphis] 9 x 9 cm.-Pensacola Bay. 8 x 10 cm. Description ...

    • Contributor: P.S. Duval & Son
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • [Sketches of roads west of Fredericksburg, Va.].

    [Sketches of roads west of Fredericksburg, Va.].

    Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Title, date, and scale derived from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pencil on sheets of ledger paper originally held together with 2 labels, mounted between sheets of transparent paper. Map drawn in 4 segments. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H126 In ink on red bordered label: 294. Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Map of eastern Virginia /

    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
  • Map shewing the movements of the U.S. Army now engaged in the conquest of Mexico : exhibiting the probable routes of the army from its departure from Comargo to Monterey, Satillo &c. ... /

    Map shewing the movements of the U.S. Army now engaged in the...

    Relief shown by hachures. Includes legend. "Entered according to act of Congress, Sept. 9, 1846 ... in ... District Court of La." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy includes Charles R. Glynn's letter of transference to the Smithsonian, Sept. 26, 1846.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1846
  • Battery no. 4 and outworks nos. 1 and 2 : Blakey & Stubbs.

    Battery no. 4 and outworks nos. 1 and 2 : Blakey & Stubbs.

    Components: Battery no. 4 -- Outwork no. 1 -- Outwork no. 2. Gives measurements and latitude and longitude of perimeters. Map annoted with names of land owners: Thos. H. Blakey and A.G. Stubbs. One of a series of ten maps drawn by showing the plats of land appropriated for Batteries 1-10 around Richmond. Original maps are included in Personal Papers Collection, accession 26971, B.M. ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • [Map of Kanawha, Boone, Logan, Wyoming, McDowell, Mercer, Raleigh, Fayette, Nicholas, Greenbrier, Summers and Monroe Counties, West Va., and Tazewell, Smyth, Washington, Bland, Giles, Craig, Montgomery, Pulaski and Wythe Counties, Va. /

    [Map of Kanawha, Boone, Logan, Wyoming, McDowell, Mercer, Ral...

    Cover the area from Charlestown south to Dublin Depot and east to White Sulphur Springs, W. Va. Drawn with blue and green ink on blue-lined paper. Shows towns, roads, railroads, rivers and mountains with some distances given. 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. ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Second Battle of Bull Run showing rebel position 29 and 30 Aug 1862

    Second Battle of Bull Run showing rebel position 29 and 30 Au...

    Shows the location of Confederate troops along Sudley Springs Road in Prince William County, Va.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Map of Richmond, Virginia...1863.

    Map of Richmond, Virginia...1863.

    Identifies Confederate prisons, forts, and hospitals in Richmond, Va.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Plan and sections of Fort Fisher, carried by assault by the U.S. forces, Maj. Gen. A.H. Terry commanding, Jan. 15th, 1865 /

    Plan and sections of Fort Fisher, carried by assault by the U...

    "Head Qurtrs., U.S. forces, Fort Fisher, Jan. 27th, 1865, forwarded to Engineer Dept. with letter of this date, C.B. Comstock, Lt. Col., A.D.C. & Brvt. Brig. Gen. & &." Detailed plan of the fort showing the position, type, and size of guns, riffle pits, and electric wires leading to a "line of torpedoes." Includes 3 cross sections; scale 64 ft. to 1 in. Relief ...

    • Contributor: Comstock, C.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • Map showing position of Union and Rebel armies and Jackson's flank march during 2nd Battle of Bull Run, Aug. 28th to 31st, 1862.

    Map showing position of Union and Rebel armies and Jackson's ...

    Fortunately, Pope's forces retained control of Henry House Hill, thereby allowing the bulk of his army to retreat safely across Bull Run toward Centreville. As part of Lee's plan to interrupt Pope's line of communications, he sent Jackson in a flank movement around the Union Army to take up a position between it and Centreville; Jackson chose the vicinity of Sudley Mountain. As the ...

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Preliminary chart of the northeastern part of the Gulf of Mexico, including the Strait of Florida. Autographic transfer 1861.

    Preliminary chart of the northeastern part of the Gulf of Mex...

    Scale 1:600,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 17.75 At head of title: U.S. Coast Survey, A. D. Bache, Supdt. Chart of the coast from Mobile Bay, Alabama, to St. Lucie Inlet, Florida, indicating soundings and bottom contours at 6, 12, and 18 feet. 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
  • Sketch of the Atlantic and Gulf Coasts of the United States showing the loyal part, and the parts of the coasts of the rebellious states in actual possession of the U. S. troops

    Sketch of the Atlantic and Gulf Coasts of the United States s...

    Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 25 Lower right corner of the copy is wanting. "This sketch was prepared to show at a glance the difference in extent of the coasts of the U. States occupied by the loyal men and rebels; its circulation it is believed will have the effect of counteracting the exertions of traitors at home as well ...

    • Contributor: Blunt, Edmund
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Rebel defences [sic] of Charleston Harbor, S.C., December 11th, 18[64]

    Rebel defences [sic] of Charleston Harbor, S.C., December 11t...

    Outlines the harbor of Charleston, S.C., beginning with the convergence of the Ashley and Cooper rivers and continuing to the Atlantic Ocean. Sneden traveled through the harbor on a Confederate steamer on December 11 headed for exchange and gives in this map a detailed picture of the many Confederate forts and batteries along the harbor as well as all types of vessels, especially noting ...

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Map of the battle of Gettysburg, Pa., July 1st, 2nd & 3rd, 1863, showing line of battle on P.M. of 2nd

    Map of the battle of Gettysburg, Pa., July 1st, 2nd & 3rd, 18...

    Scale ca. 1:13,100. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 357 Shows topography by hachures, vegetation, drainage, roads, railroads, houses, stonewalls, cultivated areas, churches, and cemeteries. Union and Confederate positions are shown, including the location of the artillery. Confederate corps are named; Union forces are given in more detail, including names of some division commanders. Shows the Union breast works and cavalry positions. Description derived ...

    • Contributor: Willcox, William H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • A new universal atlas, containing maps of the various empires, kingdoms, states and republics of the world : with a special map of each of the United States, plans of cities, &c., comprehended  in seventy sheets and forming a series of one hundred and seventeen maps, plans and sections /

    A new universal atlas, containing maps of the various empires...

    Relief shown by hachures. Differs from other 1844 ed. in that the printed plate numbers on 34 maps do not correspond to the plate numbers printed in the table of contents. Engraved t.p. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S193 Phillips, 4324 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy signed in ink on flyleaf "Sherman 1844". ...

    • Contributor: Tanner, Henry Schenck
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1844

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  • Rail road map of the southern states shewing the southern & southwestern railway connections with Philadelphia.

    Rail road map of the southern states shewing the southern & s...

    Scale ca. 1:1,880,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 31.5 "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1862, by Thomas Kimber Jr." Inset: Southern part of Florida. 25 x 18 cm. Map depicts rail lines, roads, cities and towns, state and county boundaries, and rivers. 1863 edition published by Willis. P. Hazard is listed as Civil War Maps entry no. 44. Geography ...

    • Contributor: Philadelphia Board of Trade. Committee on Inland Transportation
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • [Preliminary map of the Antietam battlefield area, including Sharpsburg and the adjacent territory].

    [Preliminary map of the Antietam battlefield area, including ...

    Shows names of some residents. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H114 Imperfect: Acid offset. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1895