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

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

    Color coding indicates the location of Union and Confederate forces. NOTE: Researchers will be served a color photocopy of this diary image. This item is from the collections of the Virginia Historical ...

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Prison at Andersonville, Ga.

    Prison at Andersonville, Ga.

    Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 134 From Sanitary Commission bulletin, v. 1, no. 21, Sept. 1, 1864. opp. p. 647. Plan of camp showing the prison, the "dead ...

    • Contributor: United States Sanitary Commission
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Map of the battlefield of Antietam.

    Map of the battlefield of Antietam.

    Scale ca. 1:5280 (about 12 inches equals 1 mile, not "10 in. = 1 mile"). LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 245.75 Very detailed anonymous and undated map of the battlefield indicating ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1900
  • Map of the vicinity of Richmond and part of the Peninsula /

    Map of the vicinity of Richmond and part of the Peninsula /

    Sun print. Photocopy (positive). Relief shown by hachures. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 625 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...

    • Contributor: Campbell, Albert H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Colton's map of the southern states. Including Maryland, Delaware, Virginia, Kentucky, Tennessee, Missouri, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, Arkansas, Louisiana, and Texas. Showing also part of adjoining states & territories locating the forts & military stations of the U. States & showing all the rail roads, r. r. stations, & other internal  improvements.

    Colton's map of the southern states. Including Maryland, Dela...

    Scale ca. 1:1,520,640. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 6.5 "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 185[5?] by J.H. Colton & Co." Inset: Southern part of Florida. 27 x ...

    • Contributor: Colton, J. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Campaigns of the American Civil War--atlas /

    Campaigns of the American Civil War--atlas /

    Title from cover. Statement of responsibility and imprint information derived from card catalog. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 64 Includes maps of the battles of 1st and 2d Manassas, Seven Pines, ...

    • Contributor: Fiebeger, G. J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1914

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  • The United States of North America, with the British & Spanish territories according to the treaty of 1784.

    The United States of North America, with the British & Spanis...

    Scale ca. 1:6,450,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: London. Relief shown pictorially. LC copy imperfect: Trimmed to border. Includes text. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 733 Available also through the Library of ...

    • Contributor: Faden, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1785
  • Sketch of the road from Black Horse to Crosswick. Sketch of Allen's Town.

    Sketch of the road from Black Horse to Crosswick. Sketch of A...

    Scale ca. 1:26,000; 800 paces to the in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by shading. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1259 Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Contributor: Hills, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • A correct map of the seat of war.

    A correct map of the seat of war.

    Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. 1 map : col. ; 38 x 57 cm.

    • Contributor: Lewis, Samuel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1812
  • [Map of the environs of Savannah, Georgia. 186-]

    [Map of the environs of Savannah, Georgia. 186-]

    Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 206 Printed map without title. Indicates fortifications, roads, railroads, drainage, vegetation, towns, and some houses and names of residents in outlying areas. Description ...

    • Contributor: Lindenkohl, A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Map 1814-15 New Orleans.

    Map 1814-15 New Orleans.

    Shows the Bayou Bienvenue stretching from Lake Pontchartrain to Lake Borgne, part of the Mississippi River, canals, and lines of battles and encampments. Title from verso. Pen-and-ink and water color, on 4 ...

    • Contributor: White, Maunsel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1815
  • This map of Kentucke : drawn from actual observations, is inscribed with the most perfect respect, to the honorable congress of the United States of America, and to His Excell'cy George Washington, late commander in chief of their army /

    This map of Kentucke : drawn from actual observations, is ins...

    Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Philadelphia. Border hand col. Includes inscriptions. Gift and purchase; Partially funded by J. Thomas Touchton, made in memory of his Kentucky-born grandmother, Ruth Embry Touchton; also partially ...

    • Contributor: Filson, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1784
  • Survey of Prince George Co. Virginia.

    Survey of Prince George Co. Virginia.

    "Chief Engineer's Office D.N.V. Col. J.F. Gilmer, Chief Engr."--appears above title. "J. Houston Patton, draughtsman."--handwritten note on map. "Map from the Confederate Engineer Bureau in Richmond, Va. General J.F. Gilmer, Chief Engineer[.] ...

    • Contributor: Confederate States of America. Army. Dept. of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Plan of the operations of General Washington, against the Kings troops in New Jersey, from the 26th. of December, 1776, to the 3d. January 1777.

    Plan of the operations of General Washington, against the Kin...

    Scale ca. 1:113,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Shows area from Newtown, Pennsylvania to Kingston, New Jersey, with routes of British and American forces. Based on manuscript no. 61a in Library ...

    • Contributor: Faden, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Birds eye view of the seat of war. Arranged after the latest surveys, showing views of Washington, Baltimore, Harpers Ferry, Richmond, Manassas Junction, Ft. Monroe, Norfolk Harbor &c. their r.r. connections, & the general surface of the country in Maryland, Dist. of Columbia, & Virginia.

    Birds eye view of the seat of war. Arranged after the latest ...

    Not drawn to scale. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 14.9 "J. Haven, sole agent, 31 Exchange St." printed in the lower right margin. Panoramic map looking South from Baltimore to Cape ...

    • Contributor: Louis Prang and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • 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...

    [Scale ca. 1:115,000]. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 563.2 Another issue. Houses of Vanderweckins, Cary, and Hall in northern Virginia are identified as having been "burnt by rebels Sept. 13th." Description ...

    • Contributor: Corbett, V. P.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Civil War atlas to accompany Steele's American campaigns.

    Civil War atlas to accompany Steele's American campaigns.

    Relief shown by contours and hachures. Title from cover. "Prepared by the Department of Military Art and Engineering, United States Military Academy, for its course in military history."--Contents p. LC Civil War ...

    • Contributor: United States Military Academy. Department of Military Art and Engineering
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1941

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  • Birdseye view of Tennessee River, Pittsburg Landing, and the Battlefield of Shiloh, April 6, 1862 /

    Birdseye view of Tennessee River, Pittsburg Landing, and the ...

    Photograph of original map. On verso: copyright no. J223085, Apr. 24, 1917. Shows roads, rivers, fields, and woodland. Division headquarters are numbered 1, McClerand, 2, W.H.L. Wallace, 4, Hurlbut, 5, Sherman, 6, ...

    • Contributor: Manska, J. M.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1917
  • [Northwest, or no. 1 sheet of preliminary map of Antietam (Sharpsburg) battlefield].

    [Northwest, or no. 1 sheet of preliminary map of Antietam (Sh...

    Shows names of some residents. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Printed version of map includes statement: Enlarged from the "Michler" map of the War records atlas, with corrections ...

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1894
  • Map of the rebel capital : topographical sketch of the city of Richmond, Virginia with the surrounding encampments /

    Map of the rebel capital : topographical sketch of the city o...

    From the New York herald, Nov. 12, 1861, p. [1]. Relief shown by hachures. Shows buildings, streets, rivers, railroads and encampments. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • [Map of the environs of Powers and Isoms ferries, Cobb County, Georgia].

    [Map of the environs of Powers and Isoms ferries, Cobb County...

    Relief shown by hachures. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pencil, blue pencil, and red pencil. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S54 Available also through the Library of ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • County map of Virginia, and North Carolina.

    County map of Virginia, and North Carolina.

    "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1860 by S. Augustus Mitchell, Jr. ... for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Map no. 23 from: Mitchell's new general atlas. Philadelphia : ...

    • Contributor: Mitchell, S. Augustus
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1860
  • Bernard.

    Bernard.

    Scale ca. 1:127,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Has watermark. Inscription above the plan: His Excellency Benning Wentworth, Esqr., a tract as marked in the plan B.W. to contain five hundred acres which is to ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1809
  • A plan of the city and environs of Philadelphia,

    A plan of the city and environs of Philadelphia,

    Scale ca. 1:42,000. Shows names of land holders in rural areas. Includes table of distances and "Elevation of the State House." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1320 Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: Scull, Nicholas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • 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 Excellency Major General Howe, Commander in Chief of His Majesty's forces, &c.

    Plan of the peninsula of Charles Town shewing the three posts...

    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, ...

    • Contributor: Montrésor, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • Map showing the battle grounds of the Chickahominy : and the positions of the subsequent engagements in the retreat of the Federal Army towards James River and all the other points of interest in connection with the siege of Richmond /

    Map showing the battle grounds of the Chickahominy : and the ...

    Annotated with troop positions, movement, and railroad routes. Similar to no. 639, LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.). This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact ...

    • Contributor: Sheppard, Edwin
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Vicksburg and its defences. Constructed and engraved to illustrate "The war with the South"

    Vicksburg and its defences. Constructed and engraved to illus...

    Scale ca. 1:72,500. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 283.2 From Tomes, Robert. The war with the South, New York, Virture & Yorston, 1862-1867. v. 2, between p. 566 and 567. Signed ...

    • Contributor: Sholl, Charles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Plan of the 1st Battle of Bull Run Virginia 21st July 1861. Topography from U.S. Engineers official map.

    Plan of the 1st Battle of Bull Run Virginia 21st July 1861. T...

    Color coding indicates location of Union and Confederate forces. NOTE: Researchers will be served a color photocopy of this diary image. Relief shown by hachures. This item is from the collections of ...

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

    "Entered according to act of Congress in the Clerks Office of the U.S. District Court by V.P. Corbett [in the year] 1861 for the Dist. of Colum[bi]a." "Map of northern Virginia showing ...

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

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

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

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • [Preliminary field sketches of parts of the Chancellorsville battlefield, May 2-4, 1863].

    [Preliminary field sketches of parts of the Chancellorsville ...

    Shows positions and movement of troops and names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pencil (some col.), mounted between sheets of transparent paper. LC ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Plat of lands lying between Mann's and Kenney's Creeks in Fayette Co., West Virginia, owned by Echols, Bell & Catlette, January 1880.

    Plat of lands lying between Mann's and Kenney's Creeks in Fay...

    Shows names of some residents. Pen-and-ink on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H319 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. 1 ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1880
  • A new plan of Boston Harbour from an actual survey.

    A new plan of Boston Harbour from an actual survey.

    Scale ca. 1:110,000. "N.B. Charlestown burnt June 17th, 1775 by the regulars." Index for points of interest. Cited in David McNeely Stauffer's American engravers upon copper and steel as appearing in the ...

    • Contributor: Lownes, Caleb
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • The Battle of Chancellorsville, Virginia position of Union Army, 2nd May 1863.

    The Battle of Chancellorsville, Virginia position of Union Ar...

    Legend includes symbols for breastworks, houses, artillery and wagons. NOTE: Researchers will be served a color photocopy of this diary page. This item is from the collections of the Virginia Historical Society; ...

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • The campaign atlas, for 1861 : [United States].

    The campaign atlas, for 1861 : [United States].

    Relief shown by hachures. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 12.2 Phillips, 1351 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes United States map indicating "cantonments ...

    • Contributor: Gaston, S. N.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861

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  • Map of Roanoke Island showing Rebel forts.

    Map of Roanoke Island showing Rebel forts.

    Color coding indicates location of Union and Confederate forces. NOTE: Researchers will be served a color photocopy of this diary image. Relief shown by hachures. This item is from the collections of ...

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Nieuwe en nauwkeurige kaart van een gedeelte van Noord Amerika, behelzende Nieuw Engeland, New York, Pensylvania, New Jersey, Connecticut, Rhode Island, een stuk van Virginia, Kanada en Halifax, ter opheldering der reizen van den Heer P. Kalm.

    Nieuwe en nauwkeurige kaart van een gedeelte van Noord Amerik...

    Scale ca. 1:2,300,000. Manuscript title on verso: Am. northern states. Relief shown pictorially. Covers the area from Mall Bay to Chesapeake Bay and west to Lake Erie. Shows provinces, towns and cities, ...

    • Contributor: Huyser, C. J. De.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1772
  • Plan de Portsmouth en Virginie.

    Plan de Portsmouth en Virginie.

    Scale ca. 1:3,333. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Shows defense works, forts, etc. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1454 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 30 ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • Sketch G showing the progress of the survey in section no. VII, from 1849 to 1857.

    Sketch G showing the progress of the survey in section no. VI...

    Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. 1 map ; 38 x 81 cm.

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1857
  • A map of the most inhabited part of New England; containing the provinces of Massachusets Bay and New Hampshire, with the colonies of Konektikut and Rhode Island, divided into counties and townships: The whole composed from actual surveys and its situation adjusted by astronomical observations.

    A map of the most inhabited part of New England; containing t...

    Scale ca. 1:440,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: London and Ferro. Relief shown pictorially. Includes compilation data and insets of "Fort Frederik," ca. 1:1,680 and "A plan of Boston Harbor from an accurate ...

    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1755
  • Texas Coast showing points of occupation of expedition under Maj. Gen. N.P. Banks : Nov'r 1863.

    Texas Coast showing points of occupation of expedition under ...

    Shows towns, rivers, roads, selected shipwrecks, and Civil War "Points of occupation" marked by U.S. flags. Pen-and-ink (black/red/blue) with blue watercolor on verso showing through to recto. Fold-lined, rubber-stamped in upper margin: ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • New Orleans to Vicksburg /

    New Orleans to Vicksburg /

    Covers area of Louisiana and Mississippi adjacent to Mississippi River from approximately 15 miles north of Vicksburg to 20 miles west of New Orleans. At head of title: Map no. 2. "Photographed ...

    • Contributor: Abbot, Henry L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Sketch of the vicinity of the Falls of Caney Fork of Cumberland River, Ten. /

    Sketch of the vicinity of the Falls of Caney Fork of Cumberla...

    Description derived from published bibliography. Hand-colored photocopy of manuscript map of parts of Warren and Van Buren counties, Tennessee showing rivers, hills, roads, houses with owner's names. Relief shown by hachures. This ...

    • Contributor: Rosson, W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • The North Anna and movement from Spottsylvania [sic], May 21-26, 1864, between Lee, 50,000 and Grant, 100,000 /

    The North Anna and movement from Spottsylvania [sic], May 21-...

    "Lee's famous "hog-snout" line." "Read numerically." Maps 1 to 4 are dated 1933 and maps 5 to 12 dated 1935. Annotated in pen-and-ink, crayon and pencil. Confederate troop positions are colored red ...

    • Contributor: Russell, Robert E. L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1933

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  • McPherson crossing at Rosswell [i.e., Roswell, Georgia July, 1864].

    McPherson crossing at Rosswell [i.e., Roswell, Georgia July, ...

    Shows works of the 15th and 16th army corps and "H.Q., Army of the Tenn." near "Rosswells Factory." Relief shown by hachures. Date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Similar map appears ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Map of the battlefield near Belmont, Missouri /

    Map of the battlefield near Belmont, Missouri /

    Description derived from published bibliography. Oriented with north to left. Shows Confederate camp and batteries near Columbus, Kentucky, "Camp and battery of secessionists" near Belmont, Missouri, Union troop positions and movements during ...

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1876
  • Sketch of Pensacola Navy Yard and Fort Pickens from U.S. coast surveys.

    Sketch of Pensacola Navy Yard and Fort Pickens from U.S. coas...

    Scale ca. 1:31,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 120 Indicates fortifications, half-mile distance circles centered on Fort Pickens, beacons, roads and streets, vegetation, and a few soundings. Description derived from published ...

    • Contributor: Williams, W. A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1860
  • A map of the most inhabited part of New England, containing the provinces of Massachusets Bay and New Hampshire, with the colonies of Conecticut and Rhode Island, divided into counties and townships: The whole composed from actual surveys and its situation adjusted by astronomical observations.

    A map of the most inhabited part of New England, containing t...

    Scale ca. 1:800,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "Publish'd 1st. Jany. 1771." Differs from other copy, shows boundary between New York and "Province of New Hampshire." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, ...

    • Contributor: Bowles, Carington
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1771
  • [Map of part of the Union lines during the siege of Petersburg, Virginia] /

    [Map of part of the Union lines during the siege of Petersbur...

    Relief shown by hachures. Description derived from published bibliography. North orientated towards right in pencil. Shows roads, railroads, houses, fences, names of residents, drainage, vegetation, and form lines. "Gilbert Thompson" stamped on ...

    • Contributor: Walker, Lewis E.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • Map of part of Maryland and Virginia : showing the probable theatre of the war.

    Map of part of Maryland and Virginia : showing the probable t...

    From: Harper's weekly, May 4, 1861, p. 275-276. 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 ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • [Sketch of the Shenandoah Valley in the vicinity of Mt. Jackson].

    [Sketch of the Shenandoah Valley in the vicinity of Mt. Jacks...

    Shows names of some residents. Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil over 1-inch grid on 2 sheets of paper pasted together, mounted between sheets of ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1860
  • [Sketch of the vicinity of the Shenandoah Iron Works on the South Fork of the Shenandoah River at Shenandoah, Virginia].

    [Sketch of the vicinity of the Shenandoah Iron Works on the S...

    Relief shown by hachures. Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pencil on lined paper, mounted between sheets of transparent paper. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H247 Available ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1880
  • [New York Island and East Jersey. Unfinished.

    [New York Island and East Jersey. Unfinished.

    Scale ca. 1:17,000. Title from manuscript catalog of the Peter Force map collection. Variant title in Philip Lee Phillips' A list of maps of America: Topography of upper part of Manhattan Island ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1770
  • Colton's United States shewing the military stations, forts &c. Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1855, by J.H. Colton.

    Colton's United States shewing the military stations, forts &...

    Scale ca. 1:7,900,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 7 "No 3" in upper left corner. Forts are marked by red flags. Indicates railroads, towns, names and boundaries of states and territories, ...

    • Contributor: Colton, J. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Map of army operations Atlanta campaign between Cassville and Mariette and vicinity

    Map of army operations Atlanta campaign between Cassville and...

    Scale 1:285,120. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 132.6 Map of Bartow, Cherokee, Paulding, and Cobb counties, Georgia, showing location and date of battles, entrenchments, towns, roads, railroads, drainage, and relief by ...

    • Contributor: Western and Atlantic Railroad Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Caroline County, Virginia /

    Caroline County, Virginia /

    Scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil over pencil grid, mounted on cloth. In pencil in upper left corner: 237 and No. XVII Caroline Co. In pencil in upper ...

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1867
  • [Civil War sketch book : Tennessee and Kentucky /

    [Civil War sketch book : Tennessee and Kentucky /

    Ms. (pen drawings). Title devised from content of atlas. Statement of responsibility from leaf [15]. Accompanied by a piece of tracing paper with autograph of O.O. Howard Maj. Gen. and P.H. Sheridan ...

    • Contributor: Brooks, Alfred F.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • 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 ...

    • Contributor: Wells, Jacob
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1885
  • Battle map of Chickamauga, Georgia. Saturday 19 [and] Sunday, 20 September 1863. Map of the Chattanooga battle-fields, November, 1863. Orchard Knob, 23d, Lookout Mountain, 24th, Missionary Ridge, 25th.

    Battle map of Chickamauga, Georgia. Saturday 19 [and] Sunday,...

    Scale ca. 1:32,600. -- Scale ca. 1:63,360. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 158, 401 In his The Chickamauga and Chattanooga battle-fields. Chatanooga, Gervis M. Connelly [1898] opp. p. 18-19. Cover title ...

    • Contributor: Norwood, Charles W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1898
  • [Map of portions of Virginia and Maryland, extending from Baltimore to Strasburg, and from Washington to Gettysburg, with concentric circles at 5-mile intervals centering on Washington and on Baltimore].

    [Map of portions of Virginia and Maryland, extending from Bal...

    Relief shown by hachures. Date and title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and crayon on tracing cloth mounted on paper. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H9 Available also through ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1860
  • Plan of Carillon ou [sic] Ticonderoga : which was quitted by the Americaines in the night from the 5th to the 6th of July 1777 /

    Plan of Carillon ou [sic] Ticonderoga : which was quitted by ...

    Shows military installations and British troop positions in the vicinity of Fort Ticonderoga (N.Y.) at the time of the Battle of Saratoga (Oct. 1777). Relief shown by hachures. Parts of index in ...

    • Contributor: Capitaine Du Chesnoy, Michel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Battle of the Wilderness, May 5 - 6 and 7, 1864, between Lee (60,000) and Grant (120,000) including the approach and the movement toward Spottsylvania [sic] Courthouse /

    Battle of the Wilderness, May 5 - 6 and 7, 1864, between Lee ...

    "Read numerically." Annotated in pen-and-ink, crayon and pencil. Confederate troop positions are colored red. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 667 LeGear. Atlases of the United States, 10660 Call no. cited in ...

    • Contributor: Russell, Robert E. L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1935

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  • Map of Appomattox Court House and vicinity. Showing the relative positions of the Confederate and Federal Armies at the time of General R. E. Lee's surrender, April 9th 1865.

    Map of Appomattox Court House and vicinity. Showing the relat...

    Scale 1:31,680. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 524 Shows positions of Union and Confederate troops by the colors blue and red respectively, houses, names of residents, roads, relief by hachures, drainage, ...

    • Contributor: Henderson & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • Sketch of part of the road from Freehold to Middle Town shewing the skirmish between the rear of the British Army under the command of His Excellency Genl. Sir Henry Clinton and the advanced corps of the rebel army, June 28th. 1778. Sketch of Middle Town.

    Sketch of part of the road from Freehold to Middle Town shewi...

    Scale ca. 1:15,500 (not 800 paces to an in.). Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by shading. Shows position of grenadiers and guns before and after the action. "No. 10." ...

    • Contributor: Hills, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • Map of n. eastern Virginia and vicinity of Washington /

    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. LC copy annotated in ...

    • Contributor: United States. Corps of Topographical Engineers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Sketch of the battle of Belle Grove or Cedar Creek, Wednesday, Oct'r 19th, 1864 /

    Sketch of the battle of Belle Grove or Cedar Creek, Wednesday...

    Shows fortifications but no troop movements and names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink and pencil over 1-inch pencil grid, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H194 ...

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • [Ville, port, et rade de Baltimore dans le Maryland.

    [Ville, port, et rade de Baltimore dans le Maryland.

    Scale ca. 1:26,400. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Title from manuscript label on verso as originally mounted. Relief shown by shading. Shows fortifications, troop encampments, and roads from "White Marsh," "Frederick Town," and ...

    • Contributor: Berthier, Louis Alexandre
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • Map of the first & second division of the James River & Kanawha Canal.

    Map of the first & second division of the James River & Kanaw...

    "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. Extends ...

    • Contributor: Confederate States of America. Army. Dept. of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Map of the battlefield of Perryville, Ky. : Major General Don Carlos Buell commanding the U.S. forces, General Braxton Bragg commanding the Confederate forces. October 8th 1862 /

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

    "Authorities: surveys by Edward Ruger and Anton Kilp [and] official reports of officers of both armies." "Julius Bien & Co., photo lith." Annotated in red and blue to show Union and Confederate ...

    • Contributor: Ruger, Edward
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1877
  • A chorographical map of the Province of New-York in North America, divided into counties, manors, patents and townships; exhibiting likewise all the private grants of land made and located in that Province;

    A chorographical map of the Province of New-York in North Ame...

    Scale ca. 1:322,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: London. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by form lines. Inscribed: To His Excellency Major General William Tryon ... "Advertisement. The tracts of land coloured ...

    • Contributor: Sauthier, Claude Joseph
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1779
  • [Rough sketch of roads and streams in Pocahontas and Greenbrier counties, West Virginia].

    [Rough sketch of roads and streams in Pocahontas and Greenbri...

    Shows names of some residents. Pen-and-ink on verso of lined paper, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H309 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1870
  • Region embraced in the operations of the armies against Richmond and Petersburg

    Region embraced in the operations of the armies against Richm...

    Scale 1:80,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 644 From 39th Cong., 1st Sess. [1862]-Report of the Chief Engineer, U.S.A. No. 12. "Authorities. North of James & Appomattox from photograph map captured ...

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • The important strategic movements in Virginia. Scene of operations in front of Richmond, in the Valley and on the line of the upper Potomac-the threatened offensive movements of the rebels.

    The important strategic movements in Virginia. Scene of opera...

    Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 465.25 From the New York Herald, May 27, 1862, p. 1. General map of eastern Virginia. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Copy of a survey return'd by Mr. Sam Lewis, surveyor of Botetourt Coun[t]y. Surveyed for George Washington 2950 acres of land (by virtue of a warrant for 5,000 acres granted by His Excellency the Governor to said Washington agreeable to His Majesty proclamatiom issued in the year 1763) lying in the county of Botetourt on the n.e. side of the Great Kanhaway about a mile and half above the mouth of Cole River, joining the upper end of the Poketillico survey ... Novemr. 6th, 1774.

    Copy of a survey return'd by Mr. Sam Lewis, surveyor of Botet...

    Scale not given. Title from certificate mounted below map. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Imperfect: Deteriorated along old fold lines. Oriented with north to the right. Has watermark. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1449 ...

    • Contributor: Lewis, Samuel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1774
  • Battle of Chancellorsville, Va. Position of the 12th and part of the 3rd Corps covering Chancellorsville Plateau May 2nd and 3rd 1863.

    Battle of Chancellorsville, Va. Position of the 12th and part...

    Color coding indicates the location of Union forces. NOTE: Researchers will be served a color photocopy of this diary image. Relief shown by hachures. This item is from the collections of the ...

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • [Second Manassas campaign. July 1-Aug. 30, 1862].

    [Second Manassas campaign. July 1-Aug. 30, 1862].

    Various scales. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 578 Maps indicate "Jackson's flank march showing ultimate position behind R.R. grade," and positions of troops on July 1, Aug. 17, Aug. 20, Aug. ...

    • Contributor: Webb, Willard
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Plan of part of western front.

    Plan of part of western front.

    Scale ca. 1:600,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Title from verso. Shows northern Pennsylvania and western New York, detailed mapping showing numerous forts, Indian villages, and trails, is restricted to the Susquehanna Valley north of ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • Carte de la coste de la Floride depuis la baye de la Mobile jusqu' aux cayes de St. Martin.

    Carte de la coste de la Floride depuis la baye de la Mobile j...

    Scale ca. 1:1,330,000. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. "Longitude occidentale du méridien de Paris." "Tome I, no. 41." From the author's Le petit atlas maritime. 1764. LC Maps of North ...

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas - [Bellin, Jacques Nicolas]
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1764
  • Vicksburg National Military Park and Vicksburg National Cemetery /

    Vicksburg National Military Park and Vicksburg National Cemet...

    Index: "Significant structures." LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 291.2 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 1 map ; 26 ...

    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1960
  • [Federal fortifications near Petersburg in the region of Fort Gregg].

    [Federal fortifications near Petersburg in the region of Fort...

    Anonymous pen and ink manuscript map drawn on tracing linen showing Civil War fortifications, roads, railroads, rivers and vegetation. Drawn on a 1-inch grid. This item is in the Map Collection of ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Johnson's Pennsylvania, Virginia, Delaware, and Maryland /

    Johnson's Pennsylvania, Virginia, Delaware, and Maryland /

    "Longitude West from Washington" at the bottom of map, with longitude 0 equal to longitude 77. Captions under illustrations in upper and lower case. Includes ill.: "University of Virginia," "Dismal Swamp," and ...

    • Contributor: Johnson & Browning
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Map of a part of eastern Virginia.

    Map of a part of eastern Virginia.

    Scale 1:240,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 481.4 Anonymous map of the counties of Berkeley, Jefferson, Loudoun, Fairfax, Prince William, and Fauquier showing cities and towns, roads and railroads, rivers and ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Harrison's Landing, Va. : Showing Union line of defence [sic].

    Harrison's Landing, Va. : Showing Union line of defence [sic].

    Across the top margin: "Copy of Official Map, made for 3rd Corps by R. K. Sneden, Topgr." Key to this map includes symbols for earthworks, artillery, cavalry, and pickets. NOTE: Researchers will ...

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Coal section of Flat-top Mountain /

    Coal section of Flat-top Mountain /

    Shows area from Pineville to the mouth of Crane Creek in West Virginia. Pen-and-ink and pencil on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H239 Available also through ...

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1896
  • [Map of parts of Orange, Louisa, and Spotsylvania counties, Va.].

    [Map of parts of Orange, Louisa, and Spotsylvania counties, V...

    Shows the names of some residents. Date, title, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil on lined paper, mounted on cloth. The signature J.K. Boswell appears in ink ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1860
  • A plan of the east part of Long Island Sound from remarks made on board His Majesty's ship the Lark, A.D. 1777.

    A plan of the east part of Long Island Sound from remarks mad...

    Scale ca. 1:127,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC copy annotated: By Lieutt. Knatchbull, Recd. 31 Jany. 1778. Includes directions for navigation and profile "The ...

    • Contributor: Knatchbull, Charles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • The American Civil War--maps.

    The American Civil War--maps.

    Title from cover. Issued to accompany Formby, John. The American Civil War, a concise history of its causes, progress, and results (New York, Scribners, 1910). Listed in C.E. Le Gear's A List ...

    • Contributor: Formby, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1910

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  • 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 ...

    • Contributor: Nicholson, W. L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Battle of Bentonville, March 19, 1865.

    Battle of Bentonville, March 19, 1865.

    Relief shown by hachures. Crayons and pen-and-ink. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 309 Accompanied by 2 sheets listing the Federal and Confederate commanding officers down to the brigade level (116 x ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • Map showing the military defences of Cincinnati, Covington and Newport

    Map showing the military defences of Cincinnati, Covington an...

    Scale ca. 1:16,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 319 Detailed map showing batteries and rifle pits, common and military roads, turnpikes, city streets and names, bridges, ferries, rural houses and names ...

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1877
  • Plan of part of the River Delaware from Chester to Philadelphia, in which is mark'd the position of His Majs. ships on the 15th. of November 1777. The obstructions to the navigation of the river, laid down by the rebels, are also mark'd.

    Plan of part of the River Delaware from Chester to Philadelph...

    Scale ca. 1:30,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1366 Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Contributor: Hunter, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • One hundred & fifty miles around Richmond. 10th ed.

    One hundred & fifty miles around Richmond. 10th ed.

    [Scale ca. 1:880,000]. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 632.4 "Tenth edition 3000 of Magnus' all around map." Cover title of accompanying envelope: Magnus' half dollar portfolio. For the Army of the ...

    • Contributor: Magnus, Charles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1860
  • [Sketch of a portion of Orange County, Va. showing roads between Orange Court House, Gordonsville, and Liberty Mills].

    [Sketch of a portion of Orange County, Va. showing roads betw...

    Relief shown by hachures. Date, title, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil on an irregularly cut and torn piece of brown paper, mounted on cloth. LC Civil ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1860
  • Map of a part of Louisiana and Mississippi, illustrating the operations of the U.S. forces, in the Department of the Gulf

    Map of a part of Louisiana and Mississippi, illustrating the ...

    Scale ca. 1:380,160. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 231 In margin at bottom: Line of marsh [sic] of Gen. Banks corps d'armee April & Mai 1863. Map extends from Natchez, Mississippi, ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Shiloh National Military Park, Tenn.

    Shiloh National Military Park, Tenn.

    Scale 1:9600. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 439.2 "Advanced sheet. Subject to correction." Title at top of sheet: Tennessee (Hardin County) Shiloh National Military Park. Detailed topographical map indicating monuments, plaques, ...

    • Contributor: Geological Survey (U.S.)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1934
  • Course of the river Mississippi, from the Balise to Fort Chartres; taken on an expedition to the Illinois, in the latter end of the year 1765.

    Course of the river Mississippi, from the Balise to Fort Char...

    Scale ca. 1:890,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: New Orleans and Ferro. Shows historic points of interest. Includes descriptive notes and "Depths of ...

    • Contributor: Ross
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1765
  • E. & G. W. Blunt's map of Charleston and vicinity.

    E. & G. W. Blunt's map of Charleston and vicinity.

    Scale ca. 1:151,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 369 Indicates fortifications, roads, railroads, towns, street pattern of Charleston, drainage, vegetation, and ship channels. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through ...

    • Contributor: E. & G.W. Blunt (Firm)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • A plan of the city of New York from an actual survey, anno Domini, M[D]CC,LV

    A plan of the city of New York from an actual survey, anno Do...

    Scale ca. 1:3,300; foot 660 to one 8 of a mile. "To the Honourable James De Lancey ... this plan of the City of New York is humbly dedict. by your honours ...

    • Contributor: Maerschalck, Francis W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1755
  • Plan of Fort Henry and its outworks. [Feb. 1862]

    Plan of Fort Henry and its outworks. [Feb. 1862]

    Scale ca. 1:6488. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 413 Shows topography by hachures, drainage, vegetation, roads, fallen timber, and a plan of the fort, with guns and quarters lettered and explained ...

    • Contributor: McPherson, James Birdseye
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1875
  • Sherman's campaign from Chattanooga to Atlanta [1864]

    Sherman's campaign from Chattanooga to Atlanta [1864]

    Scale ca. 1:500,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 129.85 From his History of the Civil War, 1861-1865. New York, The Macmillan Co., 1917. Facing p. 314. Map of northwest Georgia showing ...

    • Contributor: Rhodes, James Ford
    • 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. DLC Sun print. LC Civil War maps ...

    • Contributor: Cram, Thomas Jefferson
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • A correct map of Pensacola Bay showing topography of the coast, Fort Pickens, U.S. Navy Yard, and all other fortifications from the latest Government surveys.

    A correct map of Pensacola Bay showing topography of the coas...

    Scale ca. 1:62,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 119 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. 1 map, col., 22 x ...

    • Contributor: Weiss, Jacob
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1860
  • Important operations in Virginia. The Army of the Potomac across the Rapidan-Scene of the impending conflict between Generals Grant and Lee.

    Important operations in Virginia. The Army of the Potomac acr...

    Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 493.2 From The New York Herald, Friday, May 6, 1864. p. 1. General map of central Virginia from Fredericksburg south to Richmond. The ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • American campaigns,

    American campaigns,

    On verso of t.-p.: War Department. Document no. 324. Office of the Chief of Staff. "These volumes represent a part of my three years' work as lecturer in military history at the ...

    • Contributor: Steele, Matthew Forney
    • Original Format: Books
    • Date: 1909

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  • Louisville and its defences /

    Louisville and its defences /

    Sun print. Bar scales, sources, and references are faded or slightly blurred. Oriented with south at the top, the map indicates fortifications, government buildings, houses, roads, churches, fences, and the names of ...

    • Contributor: Phillips, Rob. G.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865