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  • Sketch showing the relative positions of Fort Henry and Fort Donelson : with the roads connecting the two places /

    Shows the forts, roads, outwork fortifications in the vicinity of the forts, fortifications in the vicinity of the town of Dover, outlying buildings, and streams. Relief shown by hachures. At lower margin in handwriting: Engr. Dept. July 18/64. Recd. with Gen. Cullum's letter of the 16th inst. (C. 5621). Pen-and-ink (black, blue, and red). Mounted on paper backing under gauze covering. In upper left ...

    • Contributor: Lambecker, Chas - McPherson, James Birdseye - United States. War Department. Corps of Engineers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Topographical map of the approaches and defences of Knoxville, E. Tennessee, shewing the positions occupied by the United States & Rebel forces during the siege /

    Annotated in blue ink to show Union lines, in red ink to show Rebel lines, and blue and red ink to show lines of Union forces captured by the Rebels. Relief shown by hachures, contours, and spot heights. From the Orlando M. Poe papers in LC Manuscript Division. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 427.1, S167 LC copy annotated in ink at head of ...

    • Contributor: Rockwell, Cleveland - Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - Talcott, R. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • New map of Kentucky and Tennessee from authentic reports of county surveyors throughout the states of Kentucky and Tennessee with a new key for measuring distances and specifying localities (which key is ...

    Scale ca. 1:690,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 215.8 Another edition. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1861 by Campbell & Barlow." In this edition, the index to place names has been dropped. Map is annotated in blue to show the "Great national military rail road" and in red to show the "Great national military road." Map stamped "U.S.C. & ...

    • Contributor: Campbell and Barlow
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Memphis and vicinity /

    LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S168, 429 Finished pen and ink map drawn on tracing cloth. "For General Sherman, General of the Army." Indicates fortifications at Fort Pickering and Fort Harris, roads and streets, railroads, vegetation, drainage, relief by hachures, houses, fences, and the names of a few residents in the outlying areas. Date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Available also through ...

    • Contributor: Pitzman, Julius - Frick
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 186?
  • Battlefield of Chatanooga. [October-November 1863].

    Scale ca 1:73,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 400.2 From its Military history and reminiscences of the Thirteenth regiment of Illinois volunteer infantry in the Civil War in the United States, 1861-65. Prepared by a committee of the regiment, 1891. Chicago, Woman's Temperance Publishing Association, 1892. Facing p. 366. Map indicates troop positions "when Gen. Grant took command, Oct. 23, 1863," and on ...

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Illinois Infantry Regiment, 13th
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1892
  • Capture of forts [sic] Henry ... Tennessee By U.S. Grant, January 1862.

    Shows Confederate Fort Henry on the Tennessee River. The entire site was to include the fort on the low ground near the edge of the river with an entrenched camp (Fort Heiman) on a high plateau immediately above it. The work was not completed and on the day of the Union attack the river had partially flooded the fort site. Realizing the futility of ...

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Map illustrating the operations of the army under com'd of Maj. Gen. W.T. Sherman, in Georgia, from May 5th to September 4th, 1864 /

    Shows Union and Confederate works in southeastern Tennessee and northwestern Georgia. Relief shown by hachures. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S33, 123 Annotation in ink "Ezra Ch[urch]" west of Atlanta. In manuscript pencil at lower left: "Federal lines in blue, Rebel [lines in] red." In manuscript ink at lower left: "Photographed at Chief Engr's Office, Mily. Divn. Miss., Atlanta, Ga." Available also through ...

    • Contributor: Brooks, Alfred F. - Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - United States. Army. Military Division of the Mississippi. Chief Engrs. Office
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864-05-05
  • Sparta and its vicinity

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

    • Contributor: Weyss, J. E.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Topographical sketch of the country between Murfreesboro, Reedyville, Woodbury & Bradyville, Tenn. /

    "Photographed by Carpenter." Map is printed on two sheets which have been joined together to form a continuous map. Shows railroad, roads, and property owners. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's Archives Research Services department for more information. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. May 1969, source unknown; ...

    • Contributor: Kuntze, Paul - Michler, N. (Nathaniel) - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • General Buell's map of the battle-field of Shiloh. [April 6-7, 1862]

    Scale ca. 1:14,500. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 435 "This map is an enlarged copy of the one accompanying General D. C. Buell's article, 'Shiloh Reviewed,' in The Century for March, 1886." "This edition includes a few corrections which do not appear in the map as printed in The Century for March, 1886." Detailed map showing the positions of the armies of the ...

    • Contributor: Buell, Don Carlos
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1886
  • Blue Springs : [Tennessee].

    Shows position of Willcox Reserve (i.e. Gen. Orlando B. Willcox), October 10, 1863. From the Orlando M. Poe papers in LC Manuscript Division. Pencil drawing. Partially traced in ink on verso. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 396.3 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

    • Contributor: Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - Willcox, Orlando
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Map of the approaches and defences of Knoxville, Tenn., showing the positions occupied by the United States & Confederate forces during the siege.

    Scale ca. 1:9,600. Photocopy; blue line print. Relief shown by contours, hachures, and spot heights. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 428.2 "G-X-I-455 K 90." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2

    • Contributor: Rockwell, Cleveland - Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - Talcott, R. H. - Tennessee Valley Authority
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1974
  • 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 /

    Relief shown by hachures. From "39th Cong., 1st Sess. [1866]-Report of the Chief Engineer, U.S.A." Legend in the upper left corner contains a brief resume of each day's action while the map shows troop positions, roads, railroads, drainage, vegetation, and rural houses. Streets and houses of Nashville are not indicated. Key in upper right corner includes color designation for Rebel and Union works. For ...

    • Contributor: Peseux, M.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • [Plan of Fort Henry and its outworks.

    Scale not given. Relief shown by hachures. Manuscript, pen-and-ink on cloth. Oriented with north to the left. "Recd. with Gen. Cullum's letter of the 16th inst. (C. 5621)." Shows Fort Henry, Tenn. (Confederate) as at 6 Feb. 1862. "148.D.8." LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 414 Includes "Profile of fort ditch full of water" and "Profile of rifle pits." Available also through the Library ...

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Plan of Fort Donelson and outworks : [Tennessee] /

    Shows the fort, town of Dover, fortifications, "Enemies' tents", "Enemies' log huts", woods, and areas of fallen timber. Relief shown by hachures and form lines. At lower right in handwriting: Engr. Dept. July 18/64. Recd. with Gen. Cullum's letter of the 16th inst. (C. 5621). Pen-and-ink (black/blue/red), blue wash, and lead pencil. Mounted on paper and cloth backing under gauze covering. Imperfect: Brittle, missing ...

    • Contributor: Matz, Otto H. - Janney - Kossak, William - McPherson, James Birdseye - United States. War Department. Corps of Engineers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Map of the Atlanta Campaign /

    Relief shown by hachures. Map of the northwest Georgia showing location and date of engagements, railroads, towns, rivers, and county names and boundaries. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 133.2 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Description derived from published bibliography.

    • Contributor: Western and Atlantic Railroad Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1887
  • 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
  • Battlefield in front of Franklin, Tenn. where the United States forces, consisting of the 4th & 23rd Corps and the Cavalry Corps M.D.M., all under the command of Maj. Gen'l. J. M. ...

    Scale ca. 1:10,650. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 423 "Compiled under the direction of Col. W. E. Merrill, Chief Eng., D.C., from surveys made by Maj. James R. Willett . . . & Maj. T. J. L. Remington . . ." Indicates troop positions, roads, railroad, houses, names of residents, fences, drainage, vegetation, and relief by hachures. The name of the lithographer is ...

    • Contributor: Merrill, W. E. (William Emery) - Merrill, W. E.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1874
  • Battlefield of Franklin, Tenn. Nov. 3rd 1864

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

    • Contributor: Cowen, James
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1887
  • Map illustrating the operations of the Seventh Division under Brig. General G.W. Morgan at Cumberland Gap, Tennessee during a portion of the year 1862

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows U.S. and Confederate troop movements and fortifications, fortifications altered from Confederate to U.S., roads, drainage, topographical details, and a list of authorities. Similar to plate 118 (cxviii), Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate armies (E64 .U61). This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's Archives Research ...

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers - Ruger, Edward
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Map of Chattanooga and vicinity. [1863-1864]

    Scale ca. 1:310,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 406.4 Indicates the battles of Missionary Ridge, Chickamauga Station, Graysville, Chickamauga, Ringgold, and the "battle among the Clouds," roads, railroads, 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
  • Field works at Franklin, Tenn., occupied by the 23d and 4th corps during engagement of Nov. 30th 1864, Maj. Gen. J. M. Schofield, comdg.

    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
  • 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 /

    From "39th Cong., 1st Sess. [1866]-Report of the Chief Engineer, U.S.A." Legend in the upper left corner contains a brief resume of each day's action while the map shows troop positions, roads, railroads, hachures, drainage, vegetation, and rural houses. Streets and houses of Nashville are not indicated. For another copy see entry no. 433. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S170, 433 Available also ...

    • Contributor: Peseux, M.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Atlas of Chickamauga, Chattanooga, and vicinity.

    Title from label mounted on cover. Duplicate sheet of p. [1] and [2] inserted. Erratum slip dated Jan. 31, 1902 inserted before p. [1] ; erratum slip mounted on map 4. At head of title: Vol. 101. Phillips, 10678 LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 161 Includes a map of the theater of operations, seven maps of the battle of Chickamauga and one of ...

    • Contributor: United States. Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Park Commission
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1901

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  • Topographical sketch of the battlefield of Stone's River near Murfreesboro, Tennessee, December 31st, 1862 to Jan. 3d, 1863 : Major General W.S. Rosecrans, Commanding of the Forces of the United States : ...

    LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S173 Shows troop positions, names of commanders, Confederate works, roads, "Nashville and Chattanooga R.R.," vegetation, houses, fences, names of residents, and rivers. At head of title: 9. Oriented with north to the right. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S173 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Bien, Julius
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863