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  • Plan of the Battle of Chantilly, Va., September 1st, 1862, 5 to 10 p.m.

    Plan of the Battle of Chantilly, Va., September 1st, 1862, 5 ...

    Concerns the placement of Union and Rebel forces, including the headquarters of General Samuel P. Heintzelman, for the last scene of fighting of the Second Bull Run Campaign, June-September, 1862. Covers portions of Fairfax County, Va., including the area around Chantilly and Germantown.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862-09-01
  • Map shewing [sic] retreat of Union Army from Savage's Station to White Oak Swamp, Va. : the position of Army after crossing morning of 30th June 1862, 7 a.m.

    Map shewing [sic] retreat of Union Army from Savage's Station...

    Bottom margin: "The swamp was 8 miles long and 3 miles wide." Key across the bottom margin indicates the symbols for positions of the Union and Confederate armies, including infantry, cavalry, and artillery. Farms, homes, and churches are included as well as all major roads and waterways. NOTE: Researchers will be served a color photocopy of this diary page. This item is from the ...

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862-06-30
  • [Map of the First Battle of Bull Run]

    [Map of the First Battle of Bull Run]

    Shows the movement of the Union and Confederate forces as their positions changed over the course of July 21, 1861, during the First Battle of Bull Run. Sneden illustrates the battle over the countryside in Prince William and Fairfax counties, Va.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Chancellorsville, Va. Position of armies 3rd May 1863 at 8 a.m. to 5 1/2 p.m.

    Chancellorsville, Va. Position of armies 3rd May 1863 at 8 a....

    The map shows Union troops to the east near the Chancellor House and Confederate soldiers under Stuart to the west near Dowdall's Tavern, Va. At daybreak on May 3, Jackson's corps, now under Early's command, seized a low hill overlooking Chancellorsville from which they were able to shell the Union forces. With the Confederate forces attacking on several sides, the Union line formed an ...

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863-05-03
  • 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
  • Map showing the defences of Savannah, on the approaches of Wilmington and Savannah Rivers, Georgia. Flag St[eame]r "Harvest Moon" Feb. 8th 1865.

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

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

    • Contributor: United States. Navy
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • White House to Harrisons Landing /

    White House to Harrisons Landing /

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows fortifications, towns, roads, railroads, houses, names of residents, vegetation, drainage. At head of title: "Campaign map, Army of the Potomac, map no. 3." Description derived from published bibliography. Gift; Col. C.M. Townsend; Oct. 22, 1940. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 594.1 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Abbot, Henry L.
    • 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?
  • Plan of Fort Anderson, Cape Fear River, N.C. showing the line of attack by the gun-boats February 18th 1865

    Plan of Fort Anderson, Cape Fear River, N.C. showing the line...

    Scale ca. 1:5500. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 309.9 From Message of the President of the United States, and accompanying documents, to the two houses of Congress, at the commencement of the first session of the thirty-ninth Congress.-Report of the Secretary of the Navy (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1865). fol. p. 184. Printed in the upper left margin: 39th Cong. 1st Sess.-Annual Report ...

    • Contributor: United States. Navy
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • Plan of the harbor of Norfolk and Portsmouth, March 1st, 1861

    Plan of the harbor of Norfolk and Portsmouth, March 1st, 1861

    "Forwarded to Governor Letcher With Report and Inventory of Public Property at Norfolk and Portsmouth October 19, 1861, Wm. H. Peters, Commissioner." Peters' report is Document 40 in: Journals and papers of the Virginia State Convention of 1861, v. 3, Documents (JK3925 1861 .A25 1966). Also mentioned: Plan of grounds at Fort Norfolk showing location of magazine, pier, &c., June 30th, 1860, by Cassell ...

    • Contributor: Cassell, Charles E.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Beaufort harbor, North Carolina. Re-survey in June and July 1862. Corrected up to April 20th 1864

    Beaufort harbor, North Carolina. Re-survey in June and July 1...

    Scale 1:20,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 308 From its Report of the Superintendent of the Coast Survey, showing the progress of the survey during the year 1863, (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1864). Map 11. Preliminary edition. "No. 11" is in the upper left corner. At head of title, U.S. Coast Survey, A. D. Bache, Supdt. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • View of Vicksburg and plan of the canal, fortifications & vicinity

    View of Vicksburg and plan of the canal, fortifications & vic...

    Scale 1:63,360. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 294 Indicates fortifications, location, type and names of boats, roads, railroads, levees, drainage, vegetation, and the names of a few residents. Inset: [View of Vicksburg] 17 x 54 cm. Inscribed in the lower right hand corner "Major David C. Houston, Chief Engineer, 19th Army Corps, with the compliments from the author." Description derived from published bibliography. ...

    • Contributor: Wrotnowski, L. A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • How the war commenced and how near it is ended.

    How the war commenced and how near it is ended.

    Map shows most of the United States with the Confederate States emphasized in gray and black. Includes text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 91-11 Vault CW3

    • Contributor: National Union Executive Committee (U.S.) - Marian S. Carson Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Appomattox Court House. [1865]

    Appomattox Court House. [1865]

    Scale 1:21,120. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 525.2 Detailed map of the environs of Appomattox Court House showing roads, railroads, houses and names of residents, drainage, and woodlands. Troop positions are not depicted. Annotated by an unknown hand to indicate a few positions, including "Grant Hd Qrs." Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster ...

    • Contributor: Michler, N. (Nathaniel) - Weyss, J. E. - Michler, N.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1867
  • Lloyd's official map of the state of Virginia from actual surveys by order of the executive, 1828 & 1859 /

    Lloyd's official map of the state of Virginia from actual sur...

    Relief shown by hachures. Differs from other 1862 edition in including a warning to the right of the map title, and a list of new maps to the left, and lacking "Deviation of the magnetic needle . . ." and "Memoranda" describing the sources and projection used to make the map. Prime meridian: Washington. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 465.1, S175 Includes text, ...

    • Contributor: Lloyd, James T. - Powell, W. Angelo
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Plan of fortifications at Augusta, Ga.

    Plan of fortifications at Augusta, Ga.

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

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • [Map of the battle of Atlanta, Georgia, July 22, 1864].

    [Map of the battle of Atlanta, Georgia, July 22, 1864].

    Shows environs of Decatur, Georgia including the "line of the enemy," the position of a Union battery, and the positions of the 15th and 17th Army Corps. Relief shown by hachures. 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. 45, no. 3. A note on the printed copy states that ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Map of part of south eastern Virginia

    Map of part of south eastern Virginia

    Scale 1:200,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 462 Shows fortifications used during the Seven Days battles, roads, railroads, towns, drainage, and vegetation. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Lindenkohl, A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Winter quarters built by the rebels, now occupied by the 67th reg. P.V., 3d Brig., 3d Div., 3d Corps, A.P., [n]ear Brandy Station, Va. /

    Winter quarters built by the rebels, now occupied by the 67th...

    "Designed December 21st, 186[3?]." Bird's eye view. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Tears and mends on all sides, with losses across bottom. Mounted on paper. Acquisitions control no. 93-8 CW3

    • Contributor: Rees, E. - Rosenthal, L. N. (Louis N.)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Sketch of the battles of Chancellorsville, Salem Church, and Fredericksburg, May 2, 3, and 4, 1863 /

    Sketch of the battles of Chancellorsville, Salem Church, and ...

    "Accompanying report of Gen. R.E. Lee, C.S. Army Series I. Vol. XXV Part 1: page 795." Plate 41, map 1 from: Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate armies. Washington : GPO, 1891-1893. Relief shown by hachures. Shows location of Union and Confederate forces. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's ...

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1891
  • Fort Washington, head of Harlem River.

    Fort Washington, head of Harlem River.

    Scale not given. Manuscript; pen-and-ink. Relief shown by hachures. Shows military troop positions. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1812
  • Map shewing [sic] advance of 6th Army Corps (Genl. John Sedgwick U.S.A.) to assist Gen. Hooker at Chancellorsville.

    Map shewing [sic] advance of 6th Army Corps (Genl. John Sedgw...

    In January of 1863 Joseph Hooker replaced Ambrose Burnside as commander of the Army of the Potomac. His first order of business was to dislodge R. E. Lee from his position outside of Fredericksburg. Hooker envisioned a two-prong approach, with half his army attacking on Lee's left, while the other half, under the command of John Sedgwick, made a diversionary attack across the Rappahannock ...

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • 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. (Charles O.) - Perrine, C. O.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Atlanta campaign-1864. "Rossville" to "Snake Creek Gap."

    Atlanta campaign-1864. "Rossville" to "Snake Creek Gap."

    Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 121.2 Pen and ink sketch map showing "route of Harrison's Brigade, 3rd Div.," positions of the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Divisions of the 20th Army Corps from May 2 to May 10, 1864, roads, railroads, villages, churches, mills, drainage, and relief by hachures. No. "9" is in the lower right corner. Advertisement for a map ...

    • Contributor: Blakeslee, G. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • First Manassas.

    First Manassas.

    Relief shown by hachures. Title in pencil at lower left. Pen-and-ink and pencil on tracing linen, mounted on paper. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H86 Includes some troop positions, and lists of Confederate regiments engaged in the battle of Manassas, with the names of their commanders. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Colton's new topographical map of the states of Virginia, Maryland and Delaware, showing also eastern Tennessee & parts of other adjoining states, all the fortifications, military stations, rail roads, common roads and other internal improvements

    Colton's new topographical map of the states of Virginia, Mar...

    Scale 1:760,320. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 25.9 Another issue. Lang & Laing Lith, N.Y. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1862 by J. H. Colton." 1864 edition listed as Civil War Maps entry no. 48.2 Additional place names associated with the Civil War have been added, such as Stone Bridge on Bull Run, and Fort Darling, Fair Oaks, and ...

    • Contributor: Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins) - Colton, J. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • [Map of the fortifications within the District of Columbia].

    [Map of the fortifications within the District of Columbia].

    Relief shown by contours. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Shows buildings within city limits. Shows lot lines and householders' names in rural areas. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Annotated in brown ink: Furnished for the use of the Office of the General of Ordnance by command of M.G. McClellan, J.N. Macomb Lt. Col. & A.D. Camp Chf. T.E. Army of Potomac, ...

    • Contributor: United States. Army of the Potomac - McClellan, George (George Brinton)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • From Dinwiddie C.H. to Appomattox C.H., route and operations of the 10th New York Cavalry.

    From Dinwiddie C.H. to Appomattox C.H., route and operations ...

    Title derived from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Printed map appears in Preston's History of the Tenth Regiment of Cavalry, New York State Volunteers, August, 1861-1865, 1892. Cameo impression in margin at upper left: Reynolds's Bristolboard (with crown in center). Pen-and-ink. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 510 Call no. cited in LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.): G3881.S5 1865 .P7 Vault. Available also ...

    • Contributor: Preston, Noble D.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1892
  • Preliminary chart of Port Royal entrance. Beaufort, Chechessee, and Colleton Rivers, South Carolina

    Preliminary chart of Port Royal entrance. Beaufort, Chechesse...

    Scale 1:60,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.) 389.2 "No. 18" is in the upper left corner. Detailed nautical chart showing Hilton Head Island and vicinity. Indicated are soundings, bottom contours, and vegetation. Includes sailing directions. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Part of map of portions of the mility. dep'ts of Washington, Pennsylvania, Annapolis, and north eastern Virginia /

    Part of map of portions of the mility. dep'ts of Washington, ...

    Relief shown by shading. General map showing the Washington D.C. region, including western part of Maryland and northeastern Virginia. Does not show Pennsylvania with the exception of Gettysburg. Acquired in 1948 with the purchase of the papers of Maj. Jedediah Hotchiss. Endorsed in ink: For Head Quarters, Maj. Genl. McClellan. Sun print on two sheets of paper pasted together with grid added in black ...

    • Contributor: United States. Topographical Bureau - McClellan, George (George Brinton)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Carte de Port Royal et des environs : avec un plan de la côte du sud, depuis Bull's Bay (Caroline du Sud), jusqu'à Brunswick (Géorgie), indiquant les moyens de communication entre Beaufort, Savanah [sic] Ft. Charleston /

    Carte de Port Royal et des environs : avec un plan de la côte...

    Scale ca. 1:160,000. Depths shown by contours. Ships shown pictorially. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.) 389.14 Inset: Part of the coast of S. Carolina showing the relative positions of Charleston, Beaufort & Savannah. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. AACR2

    • Contributor: Colton, G. Woolworth (George Woolworth) - Colton, G. Woolworth
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1860
  • Map of Marietta and vicinity. [June 1864]

    Map of Marietta and vicinity. [June 1864]

    Scale ca. 1:185,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 196.5 Indicates location and date of battles, Confederate entrenchments, roads, towns, 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
  • Copy of official plan of the siege of Fort Pulaski. Cockspur Island. Savannah Georgia April 1862 : by Union forces under Genl Gillmore and Hunter.

    Copy of official plan of the siege of Fort Pulaski. Cockspur ...

    Shows a detailed drawing of Fort Pulaski on Cockspur Island and the other Confederate fortifications on Long Island in the middle of the Savannah River. Union fortifications on Big Tybee Island are also indicated.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Battlefields in front of Nashville where the United States forces commanded by Major General Geo. H. Thomas defeated and routed the Rebel army under General Hood, December 15th & 16th, 1864

    Battlefields in front of Nashville where the United States fo...

    Scale 1:21,120. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 431 Detailed map indicating troop positions, names of commanders, fortifications, roads, railroads, houses, vegetation, and relief by hachures. Map includes a brief resume of the battle. Streets and houses of Nashville are not depicted. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Peseux, M.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 186?
  • Johnson's map of the vicinity of Richmond, and Peninsular Campaign in Virginia : showing also the interesting localities along the James, Chickahominy and York rivers /

    Johnson's map of the vicinity of Richmond, and Peninsular Cam...

    Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1862 by J. Knowles Hare in the clerk's office of the District Court of the United States for the Southern District of New York." From: Johnson's new illustrated family atlas of the world, 1869. Prime meridian: Washington, D.C. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 602.55 In upper ...

    • Contributor: Johnson, A. J. (Alvin Jewett) - Johnson, A. J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1869
  • Columbia, Tenn. and vicinity /

    Columbia, Tenn. and vicinity /

    Sun print. Twenty-three sites are listed in the legend and keyed by letter to the map. Rivers are colored blue, and railroads are red. Description derived from published bibliography. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 406.9 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Michler, N. (Nathaniel) - Weyss, J. E. - Michler, N.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • A complete map of Richmond and its fortifications within a circle of 12 miles showing the numerous forts, batteries and the range of their fire, and the various obstacles that impede the approach of the Federal army, also, the principal towns & plantations, in the immediate vicinity of Richmond, together with several of the battle fields of 1862.

    A complete map of Richmond and its fortifications within a ci...

    Scale ca. 1:54,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 628 "As a guide to note the approach of the Federal army, this map is invaluable, as the plan of its fortifications is taken from a correct drawing of a Southern engineer, who recently escaped to Europe." Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: William H. Forbes & Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Map of the battlefield of Antietam, [Sept. 17, 1862] /

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

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

    • Contributor: Willcox, William H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Map of the field of operations of Gregg's (Union) & Stuart's (Confederate) cavalry at the battle of Gettysburg, July 3, 1863

    Map of the field of operations of Gregg's (Union) & Stuart's ...

    Scale 1:12,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 327 The maps are entitled "No. 4a. 6-8 P.M., July 2," "No. 10. 4-11 A.M., July 3," "No. 11. 11 A.M.-2 P.M., July 3" and "No. 12. 2-5 P.M., July 3." Detailed topographic map with spot elevations and contours "given for every change of four feet in elevation . . . Every object is represented, as ...

    • Contributor: Bachelder, John (John Badger) - Bachelder, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Map illustrating the military operations in front of Atlanta, Ga. : 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 26th, 1864 /

    Map illustrating the military operations in front of Atlanta,...

    Shows fortifications, headquarters, and location and dates of battles. Relief shown by hachures. Gift; Miss Eleanor Sherman Fitch; July 7, 1942. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S195, 143 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes list of authorities and names of select landowners. Insets keyed to map: A portion of the Confederate defenses of Atlanta -- ...

    • Contributor: United States. War Department. Office of the Chief of Engineers - Graphic Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864-07-19
  • Map of Atlanta and vicinity. [July 1864].

    Map of Atlanta and vicinity. [July 1864].

    Scale ca. 1:165,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 144 From Century illustrated monthly magazine, v. 34, July 1887. p.457. 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. 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: 1887
  • Map of the seat of war showing the battles of July 18th & 21st 1861 /

    Map of the seat of war showing the battles of July 18th & 21s...

    Relief shown by hachures. Includes flags, drawings of four ships in the Potomac River, additional place names, and camp sites (such as "rebel camp" at Annandale) Description derived from published bibliography. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 563.4 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Similar to G3884.M25S5 1861 .C64 CW 563.3, with the addition of compass directions.

    • Contributor: Corbett, V. P. - A. Hoen & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Civil War in America : Read's grand panoramic view of the free and confederated slave States of America : showing all the important cities, forts, harbours, rivers, railways &c. : from the Gulf of Mexico to the British North American possessions /

    Civil War in America : Read's grand panoramic view of the fre...

    Relief shown by shading and landform drawings. Includes text, notes, and population information. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: darkened, minor losses along vertical fold line, torn and repaired with staining along fold lines and edges on verso. CW3 Acquisitions control no. 2014-24.

    • Contributor: Read & Co. - Harrison
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • 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 - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - Gerdes, F. H. - Huger - Berryman, O. H. - Guthrie, J. J.
    • 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
  • The Wilderness. [May 5-7, 1864]

    The Wilderness. [May 5-7, 1864]

    Scale ca. 1:69,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 666 From Century illustrated monthly magazine, v. 34, June 1887. p.279. "Union works are marked U" and "Confederate works are marked C." Shows roads, houses, names of residents, drainage, vegetation, and relief by hachures. "From coll. of Civil War material, chiefly photographs, presented by Col. Godwin Ordway." Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through ...

    • Contributor: Michler, N. (Nathaniel) - Michler, N.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1887
  • Map of part of Virginia, Maryland and Delaware from the best authorities

    Map of part of Virginia, Maryland and Delaware from the best ...

    Scale ca. 1:400,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 13.5 Another issue. Symbol for batteries has been added to a list of "Abbreviations & references" used on the map. Another copy is in Fillmore map collection no. 73. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Heyne, Charles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • The siege of Yorktown, April 1862

    The siege of Yorktown, April 1862

    Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 673.7 "Entered accord. to Act of Congress A.D. 1862 by C. Bohn in the Clerks Office of the District of Columbia." Bird's-eye view of the Union siege of Yorktown, with 23 places, batteries, ship positions, troop positions, and field headquarters keyed by number to list in lower margin. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also ...

    • Contributor: Worret, Ch.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Map of the Maryland Campaign, Sept. 3rd to 29th 1862

    Map of the Maryland Campaign, Sept. 3rd to 29th 1862

    Scale ca. 1:193,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 244 Annotated in different colors to show the routes between Sept. 4th and 14th of the "9th Corps, Reno,"1st Corps, Hooker," "12th Corps, Williams," "2nd Corps, Sumner," "6th Corps, Franklin," "Couch's Division," and "Sykes Division." Positive photostat of map in E. W. Sheppard's The Campaign in Virginia and Maryland, June 26th to Sept. 20th 1862 ...

    • Contributor: Sheppard, Eric W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Plan of the seat of war.

    Plan of the seat of war.

    Scale ca. 1:750,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 451.1 Confederate imprint. General map of eastern Virginia showing place names, roads, railroads, and rivers. Inset: Harpers Ferry and vicinity. 9 x 7 cm. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: J. Manouvrier and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • 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?
  • Part of U.S. Mil. Reservation, West Point, N.Y. /

    Part of U.S. Mil. Reservation, West Point, N.Y. /

    Relief shown by contours and shading. Pen-and-ink and watercolors. Title and date printed on card affixed to recto at upper right; personal name handwritten in ink on card. Sheet fold-lined, slightly torn at edges, lightly stained at edges of affixed card. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Gift; E.R. True; June 1961.

    • Contributor: Hine, Charles De Lano
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1889
  • Seat of war, Manassas and its vicinity

    Seat of war, Manassas and its vicinity

    "Shows 'battle ground, July 18th,' 'battle ground, July 21st,' roads, railroads, towns, drainage. 'Blue Ridge,' 'Thorough Fare Mountains,' and two unnamed mountains .... Troop positions are not given" -- LC Civil War maps / Stephenson. Also shows the area surrounding Manassas: Fairfax, Fauquier, Loudoun, and Prince William Counties. Includes text. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by bathymetric isolines. This item is in the ...

    • Contributor: Baumgarten, J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Map of the country in the vicinity of Todds Tavern, with the position of the 2nd Corps Army of the Potomac, May 8th, 1864 /

    Map of the country in the vicinity of Todds Tavern, with the ...

    Relief shown by hachures. LC copy 1 from the Orlando M. Poe papers in LC Manuscript Division. Includes notes. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 662 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy 1 annotated in pencil on verso: Map of the country in the vicinity of Todd's Tavern, Duane.

    • Contributor: Howell, C. W. - Duane, James C. (James Chatham) - Bien, Julius - Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - United States. Army of the Potomac
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • Map of the state of Virginia containing the counties, principal towns, railroads, rivers, canals & all other internal improvements.

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

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

    • Contributor: West & Johnston
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Plan of the battle of Mechanicsville, June 26 [1862].

    Plan of the battle of Mechanicsville, June 26 [1862].

    Scale ca. 1:36,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 584 From Century illustrated monthly magazine, v. 30, June 1885. p. 300. Gives troop positions, batteries, roads, rivers relief by hachures, and a few houses and names of occupants. A brief description of the battle appears below the map. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster ...

    • Contributor: Wells, Jaco
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1885
  • 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
  • Lloyd's new military map of the border & southern states

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

    Scale ca. 1:1,850,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 27 At top of Map: H. H. Lloyd & Co's. new military map of the southern and border states. Agents wanted to sell this and m[an]y other maps and charts for the times. Inset: [Map of southern Florida] 16 x 11 cm. Battlefields are marked by red lines and strategic places by red dots. Indicates ...

    • Contributor: Hall, Edward S. - H.H. Lloyd & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Bacon's new army map of the seat of war in Virginia, showing the battle fields, fortifications, etc., on & near the Potomac River

    Bacon's new army map of the seat of war in Virginia, showing ...

    Scale ca. 1:180,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 452 Map of northeast Virginia, Washington, D.C., and part of Maryland showing the location and date of engagements, battles in which cannons were used, country names and boundaries, roads, railroads, towns, drainage, hachures, and a few soundings in the Potomac River. Positions held by Union and Confederate forces are marked by flags. Description derived from ...

    • Contributor: Bacon & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • [Approaches to Grand Gulf, Miss. /

    [Approaches to Grand Gulf, Miss. /

    Relief shown by contours. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 271 Sun print with annotations in pencil and ink. Appears to be a preliminary copy of Civil War Maps (2nd ed.) no. 270: G4042.M5 1864 .G38 CW 270. Shows "Ft. Wade" fortifications. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Gerdes, F. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Battle of Gettysburg, Penna. Showing positions held 1st and 3rd July 1863.

    Battle of Gettysburg, Penna. Showing positions held 1st and 3...

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

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

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

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

    • Contributor: Smith, William F.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Chickamauga battlefield. Accompanies The battle of Chickamauga. Historical map and guide book.

    Chickamauga battlefield. Accompanies The battle of Chickamaug...

    Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 156 Another issue. Pamphlet describes the battle of Chickamauga. The map shows Gen. Robert B. Mitchell's Union cavalry on Sept. 20th deployed in the north and south of General Rosecrans's headquarters in the Lee mansion and Gen. James T. Wheeler's Confederate troops to the east and south, none of which is included in the preceding ...

    • Contributor: McElroy, Joseph C.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1895
  • Preliminary coast chart ... Florida Reefs [on four sheets]

    Preliminary coast chart ... Florida Reefs [on four sheets]

    Scale 1:80,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 117.54-117.58 From its Report of the Superintendent of the Coast Survey, showing the progress of the survey during the year 1863 (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1864). Maps 14-17. "No. 15" is in the upper left corner of chart no. 69, "no. 16" is in the upper left corner of chart no. 70, "no. 17" is in ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas)
    • 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...

    West Virginia shown as Kanawha. "Washington, June 13th, 1861." "Entered according to Act of Congress, A.D. 1861 by Henry S. Graham, in the Clerk's Office of the District of Columbia." "Sold for the benefit of the sick and wounded of the U.S. Army." "Census Office, Dept. of the Interior, Washington, Sept. 9th, 1861. After a careful examination of this very interesting map I am ...

    • Contributor: Graham, H. S. (Henry S.) - Hergesheimer, E. (Edwin) - Graham, H. S.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • James City, York, Warwick, and Elizabeth City counties, Virginia /

    James City, York, Warwick, and Elizabeth City counties, Virgi...

    Scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil (some col.), mounted on cloth. In upper left corner: James City, York, Warwick, Elizabeth City and (208). LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H295 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 157.

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1867
  • Map of the country between Millikens Bend, La. and Jackson, Miss. shewing the routes followed by the Army of the Tennessee under the command of Maj. Genl. U.S. Grant, U.S. Vols. in its march from Millikens Bend to the rear of Vicksburg in April and May 1863.

    Map of the country between Millikens Bend, La. and Jackson, M...

    Scale 1:126,720. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 261 Drawn by: Maj. O. H. Matz, Asst. Eng. & 1st Lt. L. Helmle, 3d Mo. Vols. Inft. Surveys by: 1st Lt. P. C. Hains, U.S. Eng. & Asst. Engrs. Ulffers, Wrigley, Tunica, McComas & Mason. Geographl. authorities: La Tourette's sectl. map, U.S. land surveys, official county and city maps." Map of Hinds and Warren counties, ...

    • Contributor: Wilson, Js. H. - Matz, Otto H. - Helmle, L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1876
  • Charleston Harbor and its approaches showing the positions of the Rebel batteries.

    Charleston Harbor and its approaches showing the positions of...

    Scale 1:30,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 378, 379 Shows roads, railroads, houses, vegetation, a street plan of Charleston, drainage, soundings, and shoals. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Profile, Royal Land Co. R.R. /

    Profile, Royal Land Co. R.R. /

    Shows mineral deposits from Matthias' Point to Briery Branch Gap, Virginia. Pen-and-ink, pencil (some col.), and crayon on 2 sheets pasted together, mounted on cloth. "Scale 50 horizontal to 2 vertical." LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H268 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil in upper right corner: No. 2. In pencil on verso: 330 crossed ...

    • Contributor: Braxton, Carter M. - Royal Land Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 188?
  • Plan of Andersonville Prison, Georgia 1864.

    Plan of Andersonville Prison, Georgia 1864.

    Shows dimensions, layout, outbuildings and immediate surroundings of Andersonville Prison Camp, Georgia.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Position of the 2 armies during the greatest part of the 28th July and at the attack on the center of the British & Spanish line at about 2 o'clock p.m.

    Position of the 2 armies during the greatest part of the 28th...

    Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Shows movements of English and Spanish troops under the Duke of Wellington and French troops under Joseph Bonaparte shown by two overlaying fold-over extensions pasted onto map. Pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. Oriented with north to the left. Top fold-over extension. Position of the French right at about 6 o'clock in the evening to cover the retreat of their ...

    • Contributor: Hartmann, George
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1809
  • The battlefield of Chancellorsville

    The battlefield of Chancellorsville

    This hand-drawn map shows the location of troops around Chancellorsville and details the route taken by Stonewall Jackson the night he was mortally wounded.

    • Contributor: Carter, Robert Goldthwaite
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863-05-02
  • Field works at Franklin, Tenn., occupied by the 23d and 4th corps during engagement of Nov. 30th 1864, Maj. Gen. J. M. Schofield, comdg.

    Field works at Franklin, Tenn., occupied by the 23d and 4th c...

    Scale ca. 1:28,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 421 Indicates troop positions and names of commanders, roads, "Nashville and Decatur R.R.," drainage, relief by hachures, and a few houses and names of occupants. The scale of the map is cited as "275 feet = 1 inch." This does not agree with the bar scale. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • 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
  • [Union troop positions northwest of Marietta, Georgia, June 10-July 3, 1864].

    [Union troop positions northwest of Marietta, Georgia, June 1...

    Relief shown by hachures. Title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S93, 195 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. At bottom of map: Schofield. Similar to a map in the Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate Armies, 1891-95, pl. 62, no. 13. Pencil (some col.) and ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Plan of the battle of Fredericksburg. Fought 13th Decr. 1862.

    Plan of the battle of Fredericksburg. Fought 13th Decr. 1862.

    Map shows Gen. R. E. Lee's strong position on the heights overlooking Fredericksburg, Va. While he could not prevent the Union forces from crossing the Rappahannock River on December 13 and taking the town, they were unable, despite repeated suicidal assaults, to take the hills on which the Confederate forces were entrenched. After several days astride the river, the Union forces withdrew the night ...

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox - Paine, William H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862-12-13
  • 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. (Joseph Hutchins) - Colton, J. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Map of the battlefield of Antietam. No. 1. This map shows the position of the Union and Confederate forces on the morning of Sept. 17th, 1862, prior to the battle of Antietam which opened at daybreak

    Map of the battlefield of Antietam. No. 1. This map shows the...

    Scale 1:14,080. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 249 Confederate forces are shown in red and Union forces in blue. Headquarters of McClellan and Lee are clearly indicated. Legend lists the names of the corps, division, and brigade commanders. Brigades are keyed by number of positions on the map. Shows roads, railroad, houses, fences, names of residents, "Burnside Bridge," "Bloody Lane," "Dunker's Chapel," "National ...

    • Contributor: Antietam Battlefield Board
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1893
  • 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. (Nathaniel) - Michie, Peter Smith - Michler, N.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Falls in Red River, surveyed by L. G. De Russy.

    Falls in Red River, surveyed by L. G. De Russy.

    Scale ca. 1:2,200. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 240.5 Pen and ink manuscript map drawn on tracing linen showing soundings and obstructions in Red River. A red line delineates the river channel. Stamped at bottom: From collection of David Dixon Porter. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: De Russy, Lewis G.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Position of the Army of the Tenn., July 23d, 64.

    Position of the Army of the Tenn., July 23d, 64.

    Shows Decatur region west towards Atlanta including "old works" in black and "new works" in blue. "64" at end of title in pencil. Pen and ink and blue ink. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S43, 141 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. In pencil at bottom: McPherson. Imperfect: Fold-lined. Mounted on paper.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Map of the vicinity of Petersburg : made under the direction of A.H. Campbell, Captain, P.E., C.S.A., in charge Topl. dept., D.N.V.

    Map of the vicinity of Petersburg : made under the direction ...

    "Approved July 9th, 1864 Albert H. Campbell, Capt. P. Engrs. in chg."--caption. Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. Acquired through the merger of the Virginia Historical Society with the Confederate Memorial Association in 1946. Originally part of the Robert E. Lee Headquarters Papers (Mss3 L515 a). Manuscripts o.s.

    • Contributor: Confederate States of America. Army. Dept. of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office - Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry) - Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Military maps of the war of the Rebellion-miscellaneous, [1865-1879].

    Military maps of the war of the Rebellion-miscellaneous, [186...

    LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 100 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights on some maps. Depths shown by contours on some maps. Title from cover (on mounted label). Maps dated from 1865 to 1879. Bound collection of maps presented to the Library of Congress by ...

    • Contributor: United States. War Department - Townsend, C. Mcd. (Curtis McDonald)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1879

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  • Map of 1st and 2nd Bull Run battles. Official map from the Topographical Bureau, Washington, D.C.

    Map of 1st and 2nd Bull Run battles. Official map from the To...

    In this detail of a printed map, Sneden has juxtaposed troop locations during First Bull Run (21 July 1861) and Second Bull Run (29-30 August 1862). He has also noted the location where Union General Philip Kearny was shot by Confederate troops in 1862; the line of command of the Union Army's Department of Washington as of January 1863; and the Union monument erected ...

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Plan of the Battle of Bristoe Station, Orange and Alexandria Railroad, Va., Octr. 14th 1863.

    Plan of the Battle of Bristoe Station, Orange and Alexandria ...

    Shows the area of Fairfax County, Va., which was the site of the Battle of Bristoe Station. The map is oriented with Cedar Run to the south, Bristoe to the west and indicates the route of the Orange and Alexandria Railroad. Also indicated are A. P. Hill's Corps, Army of Northern Virginia, engaging the Union's II Corps during its withdrawal toward Centreville, Va.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863-10-14
  • Plan of the western seat of war.

    Plan of the western seat of war.

    Scale ca. 1:800,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 75.6 Confederate imprint. Inset: Reduced continuation of Missouri R. 4 x 7 cm. General map of Kentucky, Tennessee, and parts of Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Virginia, and North Carolina showing principal roads, railroads, towns, and rivers. Fortified sites and battlefields are not indicated. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web ...

    • Contributor: Lathrop, H. P.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • 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...

    West Virginia shown as Kanawha. "Washington, June 13th, 1861." "Entered according to Act of Congress, A.D. 1861 by Henry S. Graham, in the Clerk's Office of the District of Columbia." "Sold for the benefit of the sick and wounded of the U.S. Army." Includes population table based on census of 1860 by county dated "August 27th 1861" and note. Manuscript annotation in lower right ...

    • Contributor: Graham, H. S. (Henry S.) - Hergesheimer, E. (Edwin) - Leonhardt, Theo. (Theodore) - Graham, H. S.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Sketch of the Battle of Kernstown, Sunday, March 23d 1862 /

    Sketch of the Battle of Kernstown, Sunday, March 23d 1862 /

    Shows Confederate troop positions and names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink with pencil corrections and additions, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H91 Includes listings of brigades and regiments of the Valley Division and Colonel Ashby's Cavalry. Stamped on verso: 1299. In pencil on verso: 2. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Map of northern military movements: between New York & St. Louis

    Map of northern military movements: between New York & St. Louis

    Scale ca. 1:5,800,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 14.35 This map was originally published as an inset on Charles Magnus's Complete Map of the Rail Roads and Water Courses, in the United States & Canada (see Civil War Maps entry no 14.33). Indicated are railroads linking New York and St. Louis, but military movements are not depicted. Description derived from published bibliography. Available ...

    • Contributor: Magnus, Charles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • [Map of the counties of Bertie and Hertford and part of the county of Northampton, North Carolina].

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

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

    • Contributor: Confederate States of America. Army. Dept. of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Johnson's Virginia, Delaware and Maryland.

    Johnson's Virginia, Delaware and Maryland.

    Includes ill. of "Fortress Monroe, Va." Plates 33-34. Prime meridians: Greenwich, Washington. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by isolines. Shows counties, railroads, and includes some counties of West Virginia, created in 1863. 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: Johnson, A. J. (Alvin Jewett)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Preliminary chart of Port Royal entrance, Beaufort, Broad and Chechessee Rivers, South Carolina /

    Preliminary chart of Port Royal entrance, Beaufort, Broad and...

    "No. 12" is in the upper left corner. Identified in the report of the Superintendent as the "resurvey of 1863." Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: tears on folds.

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Map of the seat of war : [Virginia and Maryland] /

    Map of the seat of war : [Virginia and Maryland] /

    General map. Place names in Maryland north of Baltimore and Frederick, and south of Washington, D.C. (with the exception of Fort Washington), are not given. Few place names in Virginia south of Richmond and Lynchburg (with the exception of Norfolk and the Virginia Peninsula) are given. Mounted on cloth. Copy 2 imperfect: Originally folded, with losses along fold lines, staining along folds at center ...

    • Contributor: Grant, M. - Howell, R. H. - Burke, T. A. (Thomas A.)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • The Antietam Campaign - Sept. 1862

    The Antietam Campaign - Sept. 1862

    Shows the area between Mercerville, Md., to the north and the Potomac River to the south. The location of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad is also indicated.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Battle of Fisher's Hill, Va., Sept. 23, 1864 /

    Battle of Fisher's Hill, Va., Sept. 23, 1864 /

    Shows Confederate positions in red, roads in brown, and vegetation in green. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 539 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Russell, Robert E. L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Extract from Fort Monroe, Norfolk, Suffolk, and Yorktown, with their connections and surroundings for military purposes /

    Extract from Fort Monroe, Norfolk, Suffolk, and Yorktown, wit...

    Shows Virginia Peninsula region, south of Yorktown to Fort Monroe. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC copy: Publication information annotated in ink. Sun print. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 601 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy: Mounted on cloth.

    • Contributor: Cram, Thomas Jefferson - United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Roanoke County, Virginia.

    Roanoke County, Virginia.

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. Title and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. In lower left corner: 3rd 1865. Pen-and-ink and pencil on a 3/8-in. grid. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H56 LC Land ownership maps, 1337 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 186?
  • Map of eastern Virginia /

    Map of eastern Virginia /

    Relief shown by hachures. General map of eastern Virginia showing cities and towns, roads, and rivers. The map is overprinted in red to indicate railroads and concentric circles centered on Richmond. Circles are at intervals of ten miles. In his report to the Superintendent of the Coast survey dated November 1, 1862, Nicholson notes that "In addition to the printing of our charts proper, ...

    • Contributor: Nicholson, W. L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Map of Amherst Co. Virginia /

    Map of Amherst Co. Virginia /

    Relief shown by hachures. Scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil on cloth sectioned in 2. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H276 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1866
  • Map of the alluvial region of the Mississippi /

    Map of the alluvial region of the Mississippi /

    Shows the Mississippi River from Cape Giradeau to the delta. Soundings shown in fathoms. Gift; Miss Eleanor Sherman Fitch; July 7, 1942. "Prepared to accompany the report of Capt. A.A. Humphreys and Lieut. H.L. Abbot, Corps of Top'l. Eng'rs., U.S.A. to the Bureau of Topl. Engrs., War Dept." LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S185, 14.4 Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...

    • Contributor: Mahon, Charles - Humphreys, A. A. (Andrew Atkinson) - Abbot, Henry - United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861