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  • A map of Canada and the north part of Louisiana with the adjacent countrys.

    Scale ca. 1:8,000,000. Relief shown pictorially. Shows the Pacific Coast from 400 N. lat. to 600 N. lat. From the author's General topography of North America and the West Indies. 1768. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 95 Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1768
  • Ideal map of Gettysburg battlefield

    Scale ca. 1:18,500. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 353 Map of the battlefield over which has been drawn a series of squares and circles, the lines of which bear numbers, letters, and the names of military leaders. The "explanatory" text states that "the double-numbered crossings of lines are the main strategic points. The double or parallel lines are military railroads. The straight lines ...

    • Contributor: Wallace, George W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1907
  • Plan d'York en Virginie avec les attaques faites par les Armées françoise et américaine en 8bre. 1781.

    Scale ca. 1:4,800. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1466 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 400; 651/1

    • Contributor: Querenet De La Combe
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • 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
  • Plan of the peninsula of Charles Town shewing the three posts that His Majesty's troops have kept and fortified with buildings therein for guard rooms, Boston, 3th. [sic] Decr. 1775. To His ...

    Scale ca. 1:4,860. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Dedication is in different ink from drafting of map. Includes index to major fortifications. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 907 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Montrésor, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • Cold Harbor. [June 1-3, 1864]

    Scale 1:21,120. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 531.2 In this issue, the map is printed on a yellow background with the Chickahominy River colored green. Shows roads, "Virginia Central R. R.," houses, fences, names of inhabitants, vegetation, drainage, and relief by hachures. Entrenchments are colored red and blue. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as ...

    • Contributor: Michler, N.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1867
  • A Plan of the town of Pensacola, 1767.

    Scale 1:9,600; 800 ft. to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Cadastral map. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1657 LC Luso-Hispanic World, 893 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1767
  • [January 15, 1945], HQ Twelfth Army Group situation map.

    Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Allied Forces. Army Group, 12Th. Engineer Section
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1945
  • [June 25, 1944], HQ Twelfth Army Group situation map.

    Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Allied Forces. Army Group, 12Th. Engineer Section
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1944
  • Vicksburg National Military Park, Mississippi.

    Scale ca. 1:62,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 291.1 Descriptive leaflet illustrated with the following two maps: [a] Vicksburg National Military Park, Mississippi. Colored. Scale ca. 1:14,400. 11 x 22 cm. (Shows names of commander roads, railroad, and tour route.) [b] The Vicksburg campaign. Aug. 1962. Colored. Scale ca. 1:2,350,000. 40 x 23 cm. (Map of the Mississippi River from Memphis to the ...

    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1958
  • Map of the rebel position at Vicksburg, Miss., May 1863.

    Shows the Union troops surrounding the Confederate fortified city of Vicksburg, Miss., with blockades and forces on both sides of the Mississippi River. Shows the locations of outlying Confederate forts and other defenses including extensive use of abatis and felled trees to hinder overland advances. The map also indicates the position of Union gunboats on the Mississippi River south of the town of Warrenton, ...

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • [January 11, 1945], HQ Twelfth Army Group situation map.

    Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Allied Forces. Army Group, 12Th. Engineer Section
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1945
  • [Map of King William County, Va.] /

    "Map from the Confederate Engineer Bureau in Richmond, Va. General J.F. Gilmer, Chief Engineer[.] Presented to the Virginia Historical Society by his only daughter, Mrs. J.F. Minis, Sav[ana]h, Ga."--Hanwritten note on map. "This county contains 310 square miles. The lines of the rivers as far as practicable were run by the instrument and the houses on the opposite sides were established by intersecting sights. ...

    • Contributor: Confederate States of America. Army. Dept. of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • New Market, Va., battlefield May 15, 1864

    Scale 1:15,840. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 585 "This map shows the battlefield as it was May 15, 1864. It is based on the Woodstock, Va., sheet of the U.S. Geological Survey as shown in the subsketch [inset]. The woods, orchards, houses and other cultural features are by Frank J. Bushong, the best living authority, confirmed by Mr. Hupp, of Sperryville, Va., who ...

    • Contributor: Colonna, Allison
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1914
  • Hanover County, Virginia /

    Pencil and pen-and-ink over pencil grid on paper mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H292 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil in lower left corner: (210). In pencil in upper left corner: no. XVI Hanover. On verso in pencil: 156.

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1867
  • Carte du port et havre de Boston avec les côtes adjacentes, dans laquel on a tracée les camps et les retranchemens occupé, tant par les Anglois que par les Américains.

    Scale ca. 1:22,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. "Cette carte à été copié sur un plan original apporté à la cour d'Angleterre ... " Shows location of British and American forces. Indexed for points of interest. Soundings shown in fathoms. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 923 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...

    • Contributor: Beaurain
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • [Map of the Shenandoah Valley Campaign, 1864].

    Shows the area of the Shenandoah Valley including the Blue Ridge Mountains between Staunton and Front Royal, Va. In mid-1864 almost 50,000 troops were placed in the Middle Military Division under General Sheridan. Between August and November Sheridan engaged Early's troops several times at Winchester, Fishers Hill and Cedar Creek, Va.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • North America.

    Scale ca. 1:6,250,000. Relief shown pictorially. Shows provinces, cities and towns, forts, Indian villages and tribal territory. Also shows shoals, banks, and other navigational hazards off the coast of Nova Scotia and in the Caribbean area. Sheets form plates I-IV of "Mr. Postlethwayte's dictionary of trade & commerce." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 14 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...

    • Contributor: Bolton, Solomon
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1763
  • A Map of the country round Philadelphia including part of New Jersey, New York, Staten Island, & Long Island.

    Scale ca. 1:1,625,000. Relief shown pictorially. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789 1041 "West longitude from London." From the Gentleman's magazine, v. 46, 1776. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault 2 copies AACR2

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Plano de la hermosa Bahía de Naranjos situada en la costa del norte de la ysla de Sn. Tiago de Cuva;

    Scale ca. 1:18,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolors. Watermark: J. Kool. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the bottom. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 318 LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1830 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right margin: 238. Vault AACR2: 440; 651/1; 650/2

    • Contributor: Gomez, Joachin Joseph
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1787
  • McPherson [at] Snake Creek Gap, [May 8-13, 1864].

    Shows Confederate works ("location not accurate") at Resaca and the Union position at Snake Creek Gap. Relief shown by hachures. Title and 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. 63, no. 4. Pen and ink and Pencil. LC Civil War maps (2nd ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Sketch of the road from Paulus Hook and Hobocken to New Bridge.

    Scale ca. 1:24,000; 800 paces to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Relief shown pictorially and by shading. Authorship attributed to B. Morgan and J. Hills in the table of contents of the collection. Includes note Fort Constitution "Evacuated by the rebels, 18th Novr. 1776." Accompanied by Hills map collection title page and table of ...

    • Contributor: Hills, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • [Map of the counties of Bertie and Hertford and part of the county of Northampton, North Carolina].

    "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. ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • A general map of the middle British colonies in America, viz. Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, Pensilvania, New-Jersey, New York, Connecticut & Rhode-Island: of Aquanishuonigy the country of the confederate Indians comprehending Aquanishuonigy proper, ...

    Scale ca. 1:2,250,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows "West longitude from London" and "from Philadelphia." Differs from other copies in absence of Connecticut River north of "Great Falls." Also differs in coloration of boundaries: Ohio and Kentucky River are colored as boundaries; Pennsylvania extends north to a line at approximately 42040ʹ; Maryland extends west to "Yochio Geni," Canada is colored as having a ...

    • Contributor: Evans, Lewis
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1771
  • La Louisiane et pays voisins.

    Scale ca. 1:10,000,000. Relief shown pictorially. "Longitude occidentale du méridien de Paris." "Tome I, no. 40." From the author's Le petit atlas maritime. 1764. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 111 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1764