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  • Antietam. Enlarged and corrected from map of Gen. Michler, U.S. Eng.,

    Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 245.55 "No. 1 = Confeds. opposing 10 Me. & 128 P.V., 7:30 to 8:00 A.M. No. 2 & 3 = Confeds. marching behind no. 1." This map was in the possession of Jedediah Hotchkiss at the time of his death. Major Hotchkiss served as topographic engineer with the Army of Northern Virginia. In July 1948, ...

    • Contributor: Gould, Oliver C.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 189?
  • Part of Charleston Harbor, embracing forts Moultrie, Sumter, Johnson, and Castle Pinckney, also Sullivan, James & Morris islands; and showing the position of the Star of the West, when fired into from ...

    Scale ca. 1:31,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 374 Shows the channel, drainage, vegetation, roads, plan of the city, and forts. A portrait of Major Anderson, commander of Fort Sumter, is in the upper right corner. Below the neat line is a view of the harbor and city from Fort Johnson to Mt. Pleasant. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: Perry, George T.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • 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 Louisiana & Arkansas.

    Scale ca. 1:650,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 230 At head of title: Department of Louisiana. General map showing roads, railroads, drainage, names and boundaries of counties, towns, forts, "military road to Memphis," and camp sites in St. Francis County, Ark. On August 2, 3, and 6, 1864. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as ...

    • Contributor: Holtz, Helmuth
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Campaign map of Texas, Louisiana and Arkansas, showing all the battle fields and also the marches of Walker's Division. [1861-65]

    Scale ca. 1:2,100,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 63 Map includes names and boundaries of counties, existing and projected railroads, geographic coordinates, drainage, and towns. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Cushing, E. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1876
  • Position of Union Army April 5th and 6th 1862

    Shows the area of Wormsley Creek to the north and Poquoson River to the south as McClellan's forces prepared to launch the siege of Yorktown, Va. The locations of Howard's Bridge across the Poquoson and the road from Yorktown to Hampton are also indicated.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862-04-05
  • Map of part of Henrico and Chesterfield Counties, July 12th, 1862 /

    Shows the names of some residents. At head of title: Chief Engineer's Office, D.N.V. Maj. W.H. Stevens Chief Eng. Pen-and-ink on tracing linen, sectioned in 2 and mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H40 LC Land ownership maps, 1280 Annotated on the reverse in pencil, "Gen. Lee's." No longer visible because of mounting. Available also through the Library of Congress web ...

    • Contributor: Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry) - Stevens, W. H. (Walter H.) - Campbell, Albert H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Geological section across Potts Creek Valley ; Section along Potts Creek Valley.

    Shows area from Paint Bank to Helmentollers. Pen-and-ink and pencil (some col.) mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H221 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 463.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 188?
  • Lloyd's new map of the United States, the Canadas and New Brunswick, and the Atlantic and Gulf coasts : from the latest surveys showing every railroad & station finished to June 1862 ...

    Shows only a small part of Canada and western part of New Brunswick. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered, according to Act of Congress in the year 1862, by J. T. Lloyd, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the United States for the southern district of New York." LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S2 Includes inset of southern Florida. Available also ...

    • Contributor: Lloyd, James T.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Battle of Monocacy.

    Shows Confederate troop movements and names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink and pencil (some col.), mounted between sheets of transparent paper. Date and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Map in pencil showing details of battle on verso. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H181 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In ink on ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • The Cavalry battle, Gettysburg, Pa. July 3rd 1863, 2:30 p.m.

    The cavalry action took place approximately two miles to the east of the town of Gettysburg. This map shows the Confederate cavalry, under Stuart, attempting to cut the Union lines of communication along the Baltimore Turnpike. They were thwarted in their effort by Union cavalry commanded by David McMurtrie Gregg. The map depicts the rough locations of individual skirmishes.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863-07-03
  • Potomac River (in four sheets) /

    Chart of the Potomac River from Washington, D.C. to its entrance into the Chesapeake Bay. Chart indicates soundings, tides, lighthouses, and the shoreline configuration. Description derived from published bibliography. Maps numbered 20-23 in upper left corners. Seal of U.S. Coast Survey Office printed below the map title. Similar to no. 35.2, LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) This item is in the Map Collection ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Plan of Battle of Spotsylvania Court House, Va.

    At this midpoint in the Spottsylvania Campaign (May 7-20), Union forces under Grant and Confederate forces under Lee were facing off to the south and east of Spottsylvania Court House. On May 12, Grant ordered Hancock to assault Ewell's position in the "mule's shoe" salient. This map attempts to depict the action during that assault. It shows Ewell's position at the start of the ...

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864-05-12
  • Relative positions of forces at sunset, Aug. 27, 1862. [2nd Manassas Campaign].

    Scale ca. 1:570,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 580 From Century illustrated monthly magazine, v. 31, Jan. 1886. p. 447. Map extends from White Plains south to Fayetteville, and from Orlean east to Fairfax Station. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Wells, Jaco
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1886
  • Position of Richmond, Va. /

    Shows positions of Federal and Confederate armies in June and July 1862 in Richmond region. Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink and watercolor on irregularly shaped piece of tracing linen, sectioned in 2 and mounted on cloth. "Copied from a map captured from the enemy June 27th 1862." LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H97 Imperfect: Discoloration along right edge and along fold lines. Available ...

    • Contributor: Abbot, Henry L. - McClellan, George (George Brinton) - Humphreys, A. A. (Andrew Atkinson)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • [Profiles of 17 cross sections of various parts of Virginia, drawn on 11 sheets].

    Title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil mounted between sheets of transparent paper. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H229 Includes notes. Sheet 11 has profiles on both sides. In pencil on verso of sheet profile no. 14, sheet no. 1: 203. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 188?
  • Region embraced in the operations of the armies against Richmond and Petersburg /

    "39th Cong. 1st Sess.--Report of the Chief Engineer U.S.A. No. 12." Description derived from published bibliography. From: Report of the Secretary of War, 1865. United States. 39th Congress, 1st Session, 1865-66. 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. Union works outlined in pink, rebel ...

    • Contributor: United States. War Dept. Engineer Bureau - Michler, N. (Nathaniel) - Bowen & Co. - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • [Map of the Battle of the Crater, Petersburg, Va].

    Accompanies letter of W. to "Willie" [?] concerning the Battle of the Crater and Oakwood Cemetery, Richmond, Va. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. Manuscripts

    • Contributor: W. [Otherwise Unidentified]
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864-07-30
  • Mountain region of North Carolina and Tennessee,

    Scale 1:633,600. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 79a.6 Map title printed in the top margin. Map covers parts of the states of Kentucky, Tennessee, Virginia, North and South Carolina, Georgia, and Alabama and shows relief by hachures, drainage, names and boundaries of states, roads, and railroads. This edition has been significantly revised in the vicinity of Chattanooga, Tennessee, and Northern Georgia. Unfinished proof ...

    • Contributor: Nicholson, W. L. - Lindenkohl, A. - Lindenkohl, H. (Henry) - Krebs, Charles G. - United States Coast Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • Isla de Puerto Rico.

    Blueprint. "Said to be a print from a tracing of a French map. Additions made in the Office of the General of the Army of the United States and furnished to the Coast and Geodetic Survey by Col. Black, U.S.A." Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: United States. Army
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1898
  • Core Sound and Straits, North Carolina.

    Scale 1:40,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 309.7 From its Report of the Superintendent of the Coast Survey, showing the progress of the survey during the year 1864 (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1866). Map 24 At head of title: U.S. Coast Survey, A. D. Bache, Supdt. "No. 24" is in the upper left corner. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Military map showing the marches of the United States forces under command of Maj. Gen'l W.T. Sherman, during the years 1863, 1864, 1865 /

    Shows area from Virginia in the north to Georgia in the south and west to Missouri. Relief shown by hachures. "Printed by Joseph F. Gedney." In lower right corner: Am. Photo-lithographic Co., N.Y. (Osborne's Process). LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 74 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Another issue (reduced). Includes ...

    • Contributor: Kossak, William - Jenney, W. L. (William Le Baron) - Muller, John - Hawley, Joseph R. (Joseph Roswell) - United States. Army. Military Division of the Mississippi
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • Map of n. eastern Virginia and vicinity of Washington /

    Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Shows forts and batteries in the District of Columbia and immediate vicinity. At head of title: Surveys for military defences. Accompanied by sheet: Presented to Brig. Genl. S. Williams, A.A. Genl. Hd. Qrs. Army, by order of Maj. Genl. McClellan, Comd. in Chf. U.S.A. [signed] A.W. Whipple, Maj. T.E. [1] leaf ; 21 x 13 cm. ...

    • Contributor: United States. Corps of Topographical Engineers - McDowell, Irvin - Schedler, J. (Joseph)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • 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?
  • Battle of Chancellorsville, Va. Position of the 12th and part of the 3rd Corps covering Chancellorsville Plateau May 2nd and 3rd 1863.

    Maps shows the location of Union troops including the 2nd Division under Geary and 1st Division under Williams near Chancellorsville, Va., and the extends from the location of Gen. Hooker's and Gen. Slocum's headquarters in the south to Dowdall's Tavern in the north.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863-05-02