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  • 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 Battle of the Wilderness began the day before this map was published. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • [Map of Albemarle County, north of the Virginia Central Railroad, and a portion of Augusta County along the south fork of the Shenandoah River].

    [Map of Albemarle County, north of the Virginia Central Railr...

    Shows the names of some residents. Date and title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Drawn on a 3/8-in. grid. Pen-and-ink and pencil mounted on paper. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H20 LC Land ownership maps, 1197 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 186?
  • [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 the Library of Congress web site as raster image. DCP

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 186?
  • The Union assault on the Rebel works Lee's Mill Va.

    The Union assault on the Rebel works Lee's Mill Va.

    Shows the fortifications of the Union and Confederate forces on opposite sides of the Warwick River in Warwick County [now city of Newport News], Va., at the time of the engagement Lee's Mill, also known as Burnt Chimneys.

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

    Map of part of Henrico and Chesterfield Counties, July 12th, ...

    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.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Sketch of the battle of Rutherford Farm, July 20th, 1864 /

    Sketch of the battle of Rutherford Farm, July 20th, 1864 /

    Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north to the right. Pen-and-ink and pencil on lined paper, mounted on cloth. Similar to the map reproduced in the Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate Armies, 1891-95, pl. 83, no. 6. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H183 Available also through the Library of Congress web site ...

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • One hundred & fifty miles around Richmond. 12 ed.

    One hundred & fifty miles around Richmond. 12 ed.

    [Scale ca. 1:880,000]. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 632.5 "Twelfth edition 3000 of Magnus' all around map." "Dedicated to the gallant soldiers fighting to suppress the Rebellion." Description derived from published bibliography. Includes portraits of Generals Grant, Meade, and Hancock. Includes 8 inset maps of southern cities. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Magnus, Charles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 186?
  • Johnson's Virginia, Delaware, Maryland & West Virginia

    Johnson's Virginia, Delaware, Maryland & West Virginia

    "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1864, by A.J. Johnson, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the United States for the Southern District of New York." Includes ill. of "Fortress Monroe," "General post office," "Treasury buildings," "Patent Office," and "University of Virginia." Plates 35-36. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by isolines. Shows counties, railroads, and includes some ...

    • Contributor: Johnson, A. J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Topographical map of the District of Columbia and a portion of Virginia /

    Topographical map of the District of Columbia and a portion o...

    Partial cadastral map showing landowners' names in rural areas of D.C. Relief shown by contours. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Originally printed on 4 sheets. Includes source materials notes. LC copies quartered and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1889
  • Map showing from Richmond to Fredericksburg, Va.

    Map showing from Richmond to Fredericksburg, Va.

    Printed map with annotations by Sneden highlighting the defenses of Richmond, Va., and locations associated with the Battle of the Wilderness, 5-7 May 1864.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Map of the battlefield of Five-Forks. [March 30-April 1, 1865]

    Map of the battlefield of Five-Forks. [March 30-April 1, 1865]

    [Scale 1:15,840]. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 540.1 Another issue. Map extends north to the Appomattox River. Shows entrenchments, villages, roads, "South Side Rail Road," drainage, vegetation, relief by hachures, houses, and names of residents. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Michler, N.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • [Map of Dinwiddie and parts of Prince George and Sussex counties, Virginia] /

    [Map of Dinwiddie and parts of Prince George and Sussex count...

    Shows roads, railroads, towns and villages, drainage, houses, and names of residents. Sun print. Signed, Official: N. Michler, Major, Engineers, U.S.A. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 533.5 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: United States. Army of the Potomac. Engineer Department
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Forbes' new and complete map of Richmond and its fortifications

    Forbes' new and complete map of Richmond and its fortifications

    Scale ca. 1:48,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 629 Printed in blue ink. Shows forts, street pattern of Richmond, towns, roads, railroads, drainage, and relief by hachures. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Forbes, W. H. and Benjamin Russell
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Part of Hanover County, Ha[nove?]r, Virginia : Southern portion /

    Part of Hanover County, Ha[nove?]r, Virginia : Southern porti...

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. Annotated: Penciled title copied from almost obliterated note in pencil on the original map. "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, Savannah., GA." LC Land ownership maps, 1271 Available also through the Library of ...

    • Contributor: Henderson, D. E.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 186?
  • 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...

    "Sold for the benefit of the sick and wounded of the U.S. Army." Includes population table based on census of 1860 by county. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Graham, H. S.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Sketch of McClelland's [sic] position, July 7th, 1862 /

    Sketch of McClelland's [sic] position, July 7th, 1862 /

    Shows McClellan's army at Harrison's Landing in Charles City County and shows names of some residents. Pen-and-ink on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H99 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Blackford, W. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • [Map of the Chaffin's Bluff area of Henrico County, Virginia] /

    [Map of the Chaffin's Bluff area of Henrico County, Virginia] /

    Additional annotations made in pencil. Map shows federal and Confederate positions September 28, 1864. One of a series of five maps drawn by Col. Normand Smith showing battle lines. Original maps are included in Personal Papers Collection, accession 24417, Gaines Family Papers, 1776-1905. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's Archives Research Services department for ...

    • Contributor: Smith, Normand
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 18??
  • Fort Monroe and vicinity showing entrance to Chesapeake Bay, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Gosport Navy Yard &c.

    Fort Monroe and vicinity showing entrance to Chesapeake Bay, ...

    Scale ca. 1:375,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 546 Shows forts Monroe, Calhoun, Nelson, and Norfolk, Confederate batteries on Sewell's Point, towns, names of features, drainage, roads, and railroads. "View of Fort Monroe" is in the lower left corner. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Dutton, E. P.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 186?
  • Map showing the location of battle fields of Virginia /

    Map showing the location of battle fields of Virginia /

    Shows Civil War battlefields (1861-1865), Chesapeake & Ohio Railroad lines, distinguishing between those which are pre-war and post-war, other railroads during the war, plank roads, turnpikes, other roads and light houses.

    • Contributor: Chesapeake and Ohio Railway Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1898
  • Fredericksburg to Petersburg, Va.

    Fredericksburg to Petersburg, Va.

    The purpose of this map is uncertain; it may have been to identify the rail lines within the corridor between Fredericksburg and Petersburg. Included (as phrased by Sneden) are the Richmond and Danville Railroad, Lynchburg Railroad, Norfolk and Petersburg Railroad, Virginia Central Railroad, and the Richmond Fredericksburg (Railroad). A few key events in the entire war are indicated such as the surrender of Lee ...

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • [Map of King George co. , and parts of the counties of Caroline, Culpeper, Orange, Spotsylvania, Stafford, and Rappahannock, Va.]

    [Map of King George co. , and parts of the counties of Caroli...

    "47a"--handwritten note on map. "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."--handwritten note on map. Forms part of the Gilmer Map Collection. Relief shown by hachures. Shows towns, waterways, roads, and geographic features. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Preliminary map of Lunenburg County, Virginia /

    Preliminary map of Lunenburg County, Virginia /

    Shows names of some residents. Pen-and-ink on paper, sectioned in 2, and mounted on cloth. In upper right corner: 223. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H298 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 165.

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • Plan of the Battle of Savage's Station Va. Fought June 29th 1862.

    Plan of the Battle of Savage's Station Va. Fought June 29th 1...

    Shows the area of Henrico County, Va., that includes Savage's Farm to the north and the Williamsburg Stage Road to the south. The Richmond and York River Railroad is also indicated. The Battle of Savage's Station was one of the Seven Days' Battles.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Part of Chesterfield Co., Va.

    Part of Chesterfield Co., 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."--Note on map. Forms part of the Gilmer Map Collection. Relief shown by hachures. Shows towns, waterways, roads, geographic features and land owners. Title taken from handwritten notation on map. Available also through the Library of ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Plan of the city of Washington and territory of Columbia / engraved by W. & D. Lizars, Edin'r.

    Plan of the city of Washington and territory of Columbia / en...

    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ill. of the Capitols at Richmond and Washington. LC copy fold-lined and taped. DCP

    • Contributor: Lizars, W. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1819
  • Map of George Washington's land at Mount Vernon, Fairfax Coy., Virginia, as it was & as it is. Laid down from old maps made by G. Washington and from actual surveys /

    Map of George Washington's land at Mount Vernon, Fairfax Coy....

    Insets: drawings of mansion house and of Washington's tomb ; "Plan of the grounds around Mt. Vernon Mansion with the names of the buildings as used in G. Washington's time." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Gillingham, W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • The Pursuit of the rebel army, April 6th-8th, 1865, and Battle of Sailor's Creek, Va.

    The Pursuit of the rebel army, April 6th-8th, 1865, and Battl...

    In this detail from an unidentified printed map, Sneden depicts the area between Rice's Depot and Jetersville, Va. Named after Sailor's Creek that runs through Prince Edward, Amelia and Nottoway Counties, this engagement of the Appomattox Campaign was fought April 6, 1865. The Confederates sustained heavy losses (7-8,000) before withdrawing to Highbridge, and several generals, including Ewell, were captured.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • [Map of Hanover County, Virginia] /

    [Map of Hanover County, Virginia] /

    Title and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink with green neat line, mounted on cloth. Corrections throughout. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H294 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Includes inset: Geologic map of Hanover Co. after W.B. Rogers. On verso in pencil: 28.

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1886
  • Spottsylvania [sic] Court House /

    Spottsylvania [sic] Court House /

    Scale 1:21,120. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 658.1 Relief shown by hachures and pictorially. In this issue, the map is printed on a yellow background with rivers colored green. Detailed map giving Union works in blue and Confederate works in red, roads, houses, names of occupants, vegetation, drainage. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as ...

    • Contributor: Michler, N.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1867
  • Carte de la Virginie et du Maryland.

    Carte de la Virginie et du Maryland.

    Scale ca. 1:880,000. First state. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows Virginia, Maryland, and "De La War counties." The first state is described in Joshua Fry's The Fry & Jefferson map of Virginia and Maryland; a facsimile of the 1st ed. ... introduction by Dumas Malone. 1966. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1432 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...

    • Contributor: Robert De Vaugondy, Gilles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1757
  • 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...

    Scale ca. 1:650,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 481.2 Includes a testimonial from William A. Bryan, Chief Clerk, Post Office Department, dated February 10, 1863. 1861 editions are listed as entry nos. 450 and 450.1 and the 1862 editions as 465 and 465.1. Some of the city and town names highlighted in red. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library ...

    • Contributor: Lloyd, James T.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Virginia and Maryland as it is planted and inhabited this present year 1670 /

    Virginia and Maryland as it is planted and inhabited this pre...

    Oriented with north to the right. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes cartouche, portait of Augustine Herrman, text, and ill. Vault

    • Contributor: Herrman, Augustine
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1673
  • The Potomac army war map. Designed to show the present fighting ground in Virginia to meet the demand of the times

    The Potomac army war map. Designed to show the present fighti...

    Scale ca. 1:520,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 497.5 General map of eastern Virginia printed in blue ink. The map indicates the site of the "Battleground of May 11 & 12, 1864" at Spotsylvania Court House. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Russell
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Nation's capital area. [Washington D.C. and Cheaspeake Bay regions] Catalog Record

    Nation's capital area. [Washington D.C. and Cheaspeake Bay re...

    Scale 1:250,000. Photo mosaic. Does not show relief. "National Aeronautics and Space Administration image." "NASA (ERTS-1)." "This 'false-color' composite imagery of the National Capital area was produced by the Department of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey, from multispectral imagery taken by the NASA Earth Resources Technology Satellite (ERTS-1) on October 11, 1972 ..." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...

    • Contributor: Geological Survey (U.S.)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1973
  • Map of Amelia Co., Virginia /

    Map of Amelia Co., Virginia /

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. Oriented with north toward upper left. "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, Savh., Ga." Two sheets joined to form 1, mounted on cloth. LC Land ownership maps, 1204 Available also through the Library ...

    • Contributor: Henderson, D. E.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 186?
  • The struggle of Petersburg. The lines of rebel intrenchments carried by our troops. [June 15-17,1864].

    The struggle of Petersburg. The lines of rebel intrenchments ...

    Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 612 Newspaper map showing "Gen Baldy Smith's line, Wednesday, June 15th," "first line of Rebel works," "line of 2nd & 9th Corps, Thursday & Friday, June 16th and 17," "seocnd [sic] line of Rebel works," and "third line of Rebel works." Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Entrenched position of the 3rd corps, A.P., at Harrison's Landing, James River, Va., July 9th 1862

    Entrenched position of the 3rd corps, A.P., at Harrison's Lan...

    Shows the area of Charles City County, Va., along the James River (between Kimmage's and Herring creeks) to which McClellan moved his troops at the end of the Peninsular Campaign. They remained here until August 16. Details include the use of slashed or burned trees, ditches, piles of logs, and natural landforms as defenses.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Map of the state of Virginia /

    Map of the state of Virginia /

    "August 1863." "Lith. by Chas. G. Krebs." Accompanied by cover: Map of Virginia / compiled in the office of the United States Coast Survey. Washington, D.C. : W.H. & O.H. Morrison : 15 x 10 cm. Also covers Delaware, Maryland, West Virginia and parts of adjacent states. Shows cities and towns, roads, rivers, and relief by hachures. Map has concentric circles centered on Richmond, ...

    • Contributor: Nicholson, W. L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Military posts and camps near Washington, D.C. Catalog Record

    Military posts and camps near Washington, D.C.

    Also covers Chesapeake Bay region. "From Sheet J-18, International Map compilation." Includes directory of "How to reach military posts and camps from Washington." LC copy torn, rubber-stamped, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: Geological Survey (U.S.)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1926
  • Plan of the Battle of Kelly's Ford, Va. : fought 7th November 1863.

    Plan of the Battle of Kelly's Ford, Va. : fought 7th November...

    Focuses on a small portion of the Rappahannock River close to the line dividing Culpeper and Fauquier counties, Va., and about 8 miles (as indentified by Sneden) from Brandy Station where the Battle of Kelly's Ford occurred on 7 November 1863. Confederate positions are noted as well as the placement of the 3rd, 5th, and 6th corps of the Union Army of the Potomac.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • [Map of Chancellorsville battlefield, May 3-4, 1863].

    [Map of Chancellorsville battlefield, May 3-4, 1863].

    Shows troop positions and movements along the Rappahannock. Relief shown by hachures. Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H138 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Includes an index of troop positions. In pencil on verso: 100.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Map of Augusta County, Virginia /

    Map of Augusta County, Virginia /

    Scale 1:63,360 or 1 in. to the mile. Relief shown by hachures. Shows land ownership. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Land ownership maps, 1213 "R.E. Lee, Pres. Bd of Survey". "The basis of this map is the Confederate surveys made by order of Maj. Gen. J. F. Gilmer ..." Includes inset of Staunton, "Map showing ...

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1870
  • Position of both armies, August 30th - 4 to 5 p.m.

    Position of both armies, August 30th - 4 to 5 p.m.

    Shows the area between Bull Run and the Sudley Road in Prince William County, Va., just before the Federal army retreat.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Illustrative map of the battlefield of Manassas, Va., showing positions and movement of troops August 29th, 1862. : to accompany closing argument of counsel for the government, positions laid down by him, time of day 6 P.M. /

    Illustrative map of the battlefield of Manassas, Va., showing...

    Relief shown by hachures. At head of title: No. 2. Folding map from: Argument of Asa Bird Gardner, counsel for government, after conclusion of the evidence in the case of Fitz-John Porter, before the Board of Army Officers at West Point, January 1879. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 572.6 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1879
  • Historical overlay : [Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania Battlefields Memorial National Military Park, Virginia] /

    Historical overlay : [Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania Battlef...

    Blueprint. Accompanied by text: Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park, vegetation, community structure, and historical features survey : final report June 1981 / Richard R. Anderson ... [et al.] (iii, 62 leaves ; 28 x 22 cm. - 1 index diagram) LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 551.5 LC sheets annotated in ink on verso: Chancellorsville -- Spotsylvania Court House -- Fredericksburg -- The ...

    • Contributor: Jeck, Michael C.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1981
  • Richmond & vicinity.

    Richmond & vicinity.

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows names of some residents. Title on verso obscured by mounting. Pen-and-ink and pencil on 2 pieces of tracing linen, pasted together and mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 636 In pencil in lower left: 12. Copy imperfect: Ink spots thoughout, and large area of liquid staining in upper right. Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 186?
  • Map of Goochland County, Virginia /

    Map of Goochland County, Virginia /

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. LC Land ownership maps, 1264 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text and list of churches. Pencil annotations in lower left corner. Copy imperfect: Torn and mounted on cloth backing.

    • Contributor: George, John W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1881
  • 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
  • Plan de l'armée de Cornwallis attaquée et faitte prisonière dans York Town, le 19 8bre par l'armée combinée francaise et americaine,

    Plan de l'armée de Cornwallis attaquée et faitte prisonière d...

    Scale ca. 1:15,000. Relief shown by hachures. In upper left corner, covered by blank piece of paper: Dedié à M. de Vault, Lieutt. Gal. des armées du roi. Includes "Legende." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1463 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • Map of Walker's Mtn. land /

    Map of Walker's Mtn. land /

    Shows land in Bath County, Virginia. Pen-and-ink on 2 sheets pasted together at corner, on tracing linen, and mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H314 Includes inset of map entitled: Map of Walker's Mountain and vicinity, scale 1:160,000 and a probable geological cross section. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 229.

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1879
  • Pocket war map of Virginia, with portraits of Scott & his generals. Also views and plans of the principal places of note connected with the war

    Pocket war map of Virginia, with portraits of Scott & his gen...

    Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 449.2 "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1861 by J. H. Bufford." "No. 76, Deposited [for copyright] Sept. 27, 1861. Recorded vol. 36, page 503." General map. Decorative border includes portraits of Scott, Harney, McClellan, Sprague, Fremont, Butler, Banks, Dix, Lyon, McDowell, Mansfield, and Wool. Insets: Cairo. 4 x 6 cm.-Charleston. 4 ...

    • Contributor: Bufford, John Henry
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • [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 lower left corner, annotated in pencil. Sun print. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 616 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Walker, Lewis E.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • [Map of part of Fairfax and Prince William Counties, Virginia].

    [Map of part of Fairfax and Prince William Counties, Virginia].

    Shows roads, railroads, towns, etc. from Fairfax Station to the north to Dumfries on the south and the Potomac River on the east to Manassas Station on the west. Relief shown by hachures. Title derived from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Transferred from the Jubal Anderson Early Papers in the Manuscript Division, L.C. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 536.3 Red and black ink ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 186?
  • [Western Virginia from Petersburg to Warm Springs, showing the movement of the Union army, 1862] /

    [Western Virginia from Petersburg to Warm Springs, showing th...

    Covers parts of the counties of Grant, Randolph, Pendleton, and Pocahontas, West Virginia and Highland and Bath, Virginia including the names of some residents. Relief shown by shading. Date and title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Prime meridian: Washington? Pen-and-ink, watercolor, and pencil. In upper left corner: Sheet No. 1. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 458 Includes note. In ink on blue ...

    • Contributor: Hausmann, A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Map of Fauquier & Loudon [sic] co's. Va. /

    Map of Fauquier & Loudon [sic] co's. Va. /

    LC Land ownership maps, 1288 Relief shown by hachures. Shows names of residents. Oriented with north to the right. Pen-and-ink on tracing linen. Irregularly shaped. Imperfect: lacking lower left corner. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H33 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil in lower left verso: 78.

    • Contributor: Barrows, A. S.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Map of Spotsylvania County /

    Map of Spotsylvania County /

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. Pen-and-ink with pencil annotations on a 1 1/2-inch pencil grid, on irregularly shaped tracing linen pasted together from 4 sheets, sectioned and mounted on cloth. Imperfect: several dark blotches down the center of the map, water staining overall, and large rectangular discoloration in upper left. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H58 LC Land ...

    • Contributor: Grant, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Chart of the Potomac River from Georgetown to Alexandria / Catalog Record

    Chart of the Potomac River from Georgetown to Alexandria /

    Depths shown by contours and soundings. Does not cover Georgetown vicinity. Negative photocopy of ms. map. Oriented with north to the right. "Drawer 55, sheet 4." "55-4." LC copy fold-lined and originally printed on 4 sheets. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: Berrien, John Macpherson - Kearney, James - Hughes, George W. (George Wurtz) - United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1833
  • The heart of the rebellion: scene of the late Seven Days battles near Richmond; new base of operations of the Army of the [P]otomac.

    The heart of the rebellion: scene of the late Seven Days batt...

    Scale ca. 1:138,000. Relief shown by hachures and pictorially. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 650.2 From the Philadelphia Inquirer, Saturday, July 19, 1862, p. 1. Map indicates battle sites, "Union redoubts abandoned," "batteries," "line of Union retreat," and the "present Rebel picket lines." Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Position of army at Centreville Va. 31st August

    Position of army at Centreville Va. 31st August

    Another view of Pope's Army of Virginia just prior to the Battle of Chantilly, the last engagement of the Second Bull Run Campaign.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Batteries de West-point au haut de la Rivière d'York.

    Batteries de West-point au haut de la Rivière d'York.

    Scale ca. 1:5,400. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Includes index to types of guns mounted. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1458 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440; 651/1

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • Plan of the Rebel position at Howard's Bridge, April 4th 1862.

    Plan of the Rebel position at Howard's Bridge, April 4th 1862.

    The map shows the area of the lower peninsula around Howard's Bridge, including the Confederate works on the north side of the Poquosin River.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Birds eye view of Emporia, Virginia 1907.

    Birds eye view of Emporia, Virginia 1907.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 954 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus. AACR2

    • Contributor: Fowler, T. M.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1907
  • The Battle of Malvern Hill, Virginia

    The Battle of Malvern Hill, Virginia

    Shows the area of eastern Henrico County, Va., where the battle of Malvern Hill was fought. The landscape gave the Union forces a strong natural position from which to fend off the Confederate attack.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Notes sur les environs de York: Plan donné par des arpenteurs du pays.

    Notes sur les environs de York: Plan donné par des arpenteurs...

    Scale ca. 1:44,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Includes text. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1470 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440; 651/1; 651/2

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • Army map of the seat of war in Virginia, showing the battle fields, fortification, etc. on & near the Potomac River

    Army map of the seat of war in Virginia, showing the battle f...

    Scale ca. 1:183,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 448 Map of the Potomac River and vicinity from Harpers Ferry to Swan Point showing towns, roads, railroads, names and boundaries of counties, drainage, and relief by hachures. Principal Union and Confederate positions are marked by small flags or underlined in blue and red respectively. List of 33 forts defending Washington is in the right ...

    • Contributor: Bruff, Joseph Goldsborough
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • The Investment of Petersburg, Va. Shewing [sic] battlefield of 5 Forks and Hatcher's Run, Friday March 31st, Saturday April 1st & Sunday April 2nd 1865.

    The Investment of Petersburg, Va. Shewing [sic] battlefield o...

    Shows the area surrounding Petersburg on the Appomattox River with all major transportation lines noted. Union forces under Grant are opposed by Lee's Confederates. Five Forks is to the left of the image; Port Walthall to the upper right: Ream's Station is in the lower right; and Dinwiddie Court House is at the bottom center.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • Hare's map of the vicinity of Richmond, and Peninsular campaign in Virginia. Showing also the interesting localities along the James, Chickahominy and York  Rivers

    Hare's map of the vicinity of Richmond, and Peninsular campai...

    Scale ca. 1:190,080. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 602 Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1862, by J. Knowles Hare . . ." Copyright number "401 Jan. 22, 1863" is written in ink in the lower margin. "Copyright Library May 12, 1863" is stamped in the right margin. Indictes location and dates of battles, forts, "line ...

    • Contributor: Hare, J. Knowles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Chancellorsville, Va. Position of the 11th Corps at 6 p.m. May 2nd 1863 Maj Genl O.O. Howard commanding

    Chancellorsville, Va. Position of the 11th Corps at 6 p.m. Ma...

    Map shows the position of Union and Confederate troops in the area surrounding Chancellorsville, Va., at 6 p.m. on May 2, 1863. By late afternoon on May 2, Stonewall Jackson's troops had moved deeper into the Wilderness and were within striking distance of the 1st Corps, U.S. Army of the Potomac, P.O. Howard, commanding. Jackson gave the order to attack at 6 p.m., pushing ...

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Map of eastern Virginia /

    Map of eastern Virginia /

    Scale ca. 1:875,000. Relief shown by hachures. Also covers Maryland, and southeastern Pennsylvania. Shows radial distances from Richmond and Washington, D.C. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 481.5 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. From the papers of Joseph Roswell Hawley. In right lower corner: August. AACR2

    • Contributor: Nicholson, W. L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • [Map of portions of Orange, Louisa, Spotsylvania, and Culpeper counties, Virginia].

    [Map of portions of Orange, Louisa, Spotsylvania, and Culpepe...

    Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pencil (some col.), mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H173 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 301.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Military map refering [sic] to the campaigns of the Army of the Potomac in Virginia, Maryland and Pennsylvania /

    Military map refering [sic] to the campaigns of the Army of t...

    Relief shown by hachures. Indicates location and date of battles, county names and boundaries, roads, railraods, drainage, and towns. 1864 edition is listed as entry no. 486. Description derived from published bibliography. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 502 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: H.H. Lloyd & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • [Southern Virginia and northern North Carolina] /

    [Southern Virginia and northern North Carolina] /

    Printed map without title. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by isolines. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's Archives Research Services department for more information. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 508.3 Swem, E.G. Maps relating to Virginia, 1201 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. April 2002; Map ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • Passages of the Rappahannock and Battle of Fredericksburg, December 10th to 16th, 1862 : copied from the original belonging to Gen'l. Burnside /

    Passages of the Rappahannock and Battle of Fredericksburg, De...

    "Map originally prepared following the Battle of Fredericksburg in December 1862 ... enhanced by the addition of details from a captured map prepared by topographical engineer Jedediah Hotchkiss for the use of Confederate lietenant general Stonewall Jackson. A significant feature of the map is an overlay (overleaf) depicting the rapidly changing positions of Federal troops during and after their successful crossing of the Rappahannock ...

    • Contributor: Callahan, Denis
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • This map of the peninsula between Delaware & Chesopeak Bays, with the said bays and shores adjacent drawn from the most accurate surveys.

    This map of the peninsula between Delaware & Chesopeak Bays, ...

    Scale ca. 1:650,000. Prime meridian: Philadelphia. Inscribed "To the American Philosophical Society." Hand colored. LC copy imperfect: Deteriorated along folds. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1376 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/2; 710/1

    • Contributor: Churchman, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • [Map of mineral lands in Culpepper County, Virginia, on the Rapidan River].

    [Map of mineral lands in Culpepper County, Virginia, on the R...

    Relief shown by hachures. Title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink, pencil (some col.), and watercolor, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H236 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 229. Imperfect: Holes throughout. Mended tear in bottom left corner.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 188?
  • Hydrographic reconnaissance of James River, Virginia, from entrance to City Point /

    Hydrographic reconnaissance of James River, Virginia, from en...

    General nautical chart. Depths shown by soundings and contours. At head of title: A.D. Bache Supt. Copy 1 is hand col. in blue watercolor to show shallow waters, in red and black inks to show buoys, in pink ink to show "Stn." area outlines, and in black-ink handwriting (printing) to show "Stn." area names. Copy 2 in not col. or annotated. In upper margin: ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Military map of south-eastern Virginia /

    Military map of south-eastern Virginia /

    Depths shown by contours and soundings. Shows fortifications, settlements, roads, railroads, streams, and vegetation in some areas. Also covers Richmond city region. Annotated in purple ink at lower right: Camps and routes of march of the U.S. Engineer Battln. during the Peninsula Campaign--1862. [Signed] Gilbert Thompson, U.S. Eng'r Battln.--1862. Also annotated in purple ink to show the lines of march in 1864 and ship ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • Map of a portion of the Rappahannock River and vicinity, Virginia : to illustrate the operations of the Army of Northern Virginia C.S. and the Army of the Potomac U.S. from the close of the Battle of Fredericksburg, Decem. 15th 1862, to the Battle of Chancellorsville, Saturday, May 2nd 1863 /

    Map of a portion of the Rappahannock River and vicinity, Virg...

    Shows troop positions, settlements, roads, railroads, drainage, fords, vegetation, county names, and rural houses. Also covers Fredericksburg city region. Relief shown by hachures. At head of title: No. 2. "The Battle Fields of Virginia". Printed proof sheet with ms. pencil annotations by Hotchkiss in lower margin. An uncorrected version appears in Hotchkiss's and William Allan's book "The battle-fields of Virginia: Chancellorsville" (New York: D. ...

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1866
  • [Map of the Fredericksburg and Chancellorsville battlefields, 1862-1863].

    [Map of the Fredericksburg and Chancellorsville battlefields,...

    Relief shown by hachures. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 550.8 Pen-and-ink, watercolor, col. pencils, and crayon on muslin. Wall map believed to have been used by the author after the Civil War for lecture purposes. Sometimes referred to as the "bed sheet map." Acquired in July 1948 with the purchase of the map collection ...

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Topographic map of Fredericksburg and vicinity, Virginia, showing battlefields

    Topographic map of Fredericksburg and vicinity, Virginia, sho...

    Scale 1:24,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 556 "Advanced sheet subject to correction." Detailed topographic map indicating relief by contour lines and spot heights, fortifications, roads and streets, houses, and drainage. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Geological Survey (U.S.)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1931
  • Map of route and positions, First Corps, Army of Va., Maj. Gen. Sigel comg., from July 7th to Septr. 10th 1862

    Map of route and positions, First Corps, Army of Va., Maj. Ge...

    Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 461 In upper right corner: Ho. Reps. Ex. Doc. no. 81-37th Cong. 3rd Sess. The route of the First Corps is shown from Middletown, Virginia, to the defenses of Washington. Roads, towns, vegetation, drainage, houses, and names of residents are indicated along the line of march. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: Kappner, Franz
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Map showing positions of Union and Rebel forces Septr 1861.

    Map showing positions of Union and Rebel forces Septr 1861.

    Depicts the area between Lewinsville, in Fairfax County, and Georgetown in the north, and Alexandria in the south. The location of the Loudoun and Hampshire Railroad is also indicated.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • [Plan of Fort Powhatan, Prince George County, Virginia /

    [Plan of Fort Powhatan, Prince George County, Virginia /

    Original map located in House of Delegates, Office of the Speaker, Executive Communications, Oversized, Box 9, Folder 14. Although included in a report of 1821, this plan represents the fort as it looked in 1819, before the cannon was removed. 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 ...

    • Contributor: Brown, Elijah
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1819
  • Map of Botetourt Co. : from surveys and and reconnoisance [sic] /

    Map of Botetourt Co. : from surveys and and reconnoisance [si...

    Oriented with north toward the upper left. Pen-and-ink on tracing linen with sheet having 2 different titles, sectioned in 2, and mounted on cloth. Original map has date of 1865 which was updated in 1885. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H284 LC Land ownership maps, 1223 In pencil on verso: 50? crossed out. In pencil on verso: A.C. 284. Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: Izard, Walter
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1885
  • [A map of Fairfax County, and parts of Loudoun and Prince William Counties, Va., and the District of Columbia] /

    [A map of Fairfax County, and parts of Loudoun and Prince Wil...

    LC Land ownership maps, 1251 Relief shown by hachures. Shows western Washington D.C. region, including fortifications and names of some residents. Title derived from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink on tracing linen mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H30 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Hoffmann, J. Paul
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Map of the Lower Peninsula of Virginia, April 1862.

    Map of the Lower Peninsula of Virginia, April 1862.

    Shows the Confederate and Union fortifications located between the York River to the north and the James River to the south during the Peninsular campaign of 1862.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Illustrative map of battle-grounds of August 28th, 29th & 30th, 1862, in the vicinity of Groveton, Prince William Co., Va. : of counsel for the government, chiefly from the survey made under the authority of the Hon. G. W. McCrary, Secretary of War.

    Illustrative map of battle-grounds of August 28th, 29th & 30t...

    Scale ca. 1:22,500. LC copy annotated in ink on verso: Maj. Gardner's map, adopted by Gen. Logan & by Gen. Cox. Relief shown by contours and hachures. "No. 1." "W. Boell, photo-lih. [sic] Phila." LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 572.8 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. From the papers of Joseph Roswell Hawley. Includes note. Accompanied ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1878
  • Map of Mecklenburg Co., Va.

    Map of Mecklenburg Co., 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."--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: 1864
  • Map of Dinwiddie County, Va. /

    Map of Dinwiddie County, Va. /

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. "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, Savannah, GA." Two sheets joined to form 1, mounted on cloth. LC Land ownership maps, 1246 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...

    • Contributor: Sommers, S. L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Battlefield map of the Fredericksburg-Spotsylvania Battlefield Park.

    Battlefield map of the Fredericksburg-Spotsylvania Battlefiel...

    Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 552 Map of the battlefields of the Wilderness, Chancellorsville, Fredericksburg, and Spotsylvania, showing troop positions, names of commanders, roads, railroads, towns, and drainage. Inset: Locality sketch. Scale ca. 1:5,750,000. 8 x 6 cm. (Map of the environs of the Chesapeake Bay showing the location of the four battlefields.) "Losses on the battlefields" are given in ...

    • Contributor: Kishpaugh, Robert A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 19??
  • Topographical sketch of the Battle of Bethel, June 10th, 1861.

    Topographical sketch of the Battle of Bethel, June 10th, 1861.

    Shows Confederate and Union troop positions, entrenchments, and cannon placement. Some topography shown pictorially. Oriented with north to the bottom. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Handwritten inscription in upper margin: Presented to Mrs. M.E. Taylor with filial respect by her son Wm. B. Taylor. Acquisitions control no. 99-92 CW3

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Map of the battle ground near Richmond, showing plainly, every point of interest of the late & present position of the Union army.

    Map of the battle ground near Richmond, showing plainly, ever...

    Scale ca. 1:250,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 633 Indicates location and dates of battles, "McClellan's present defensive line" at Harrison's Landing, principal roads, railroads, towns, and drainage. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: L. Prang & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • 1862 map of the James River.

    1862 map of the James River.

    Payne, a member of the 4th Virginia Cavalry, C.S.A., was wounded and captured during the Battle of Williamsburg, Va., in May 1862. This map depicts the area of the Virginia Peninsula between Williamsburg and Richmond.

    • Contributor: Payne, William Henry Fitzhugh
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Battle of Five Forks 31st March and April 1st 1865 Copy of official plan by Col. W. H. Paine U.S. Engrs.

    Battle of Five Forks 31st March and April 1st 1865 Copy of of...

    Map shows the area five Five Forks, Va., near Hatcher's Run in Diwiddie County. March 30, 1865 General Sheridan's troops engaged Pickett's army at Dinwiddie courthouse and the next day pursued General Pickett who was withdrawing to Five Forks. The Federal attacks overwhelmed the enrenchments, and the Confederates abandoned their efforts to protect the Southdside Railroad.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Birds eye view of the seat of war around Richmond showing the battle of Chickahominy River, 29 June 1862

    Birds eye view of the seat of war around Richmond showing the...

    Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 621 Perspective drawing. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Bachmann, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Battle of Cumberland Church

    Battle of Cumberland Church

    Map shows the locations of troops surrounding Lee's headquarters at Cumberland Church, Va. This was a small skirmish on April 7, 1865, just north of Farmville in Cumberland County, immediately following the action at Highbridge and Rice's Station.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Position of Richmond, Va. /

    Position of Richmond, Va. /

    Relief shown by hachures and pictorially. Shows Richmond region. Pen-and-ink on pencil grid on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H98 Imperfect: Spotting throughout. In pencil on verso: 85. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Abbot, Henry L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Map of Nelson County, Virginia /

    Map of Nelson County, Virginia /

    Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. At lower left: C.W. Oltmanns. Pen-and-ink, watercolor, and pencil, sectioned in 2 and mounted on cloth. In pencil in upper right corner: 219. In pencil in lower left corner: 75. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H301 LC Land ownership maps, 1311 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In ...

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1866
  • 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.), 563.1 Another issue. Additional details added such as "Camp Sprague," "U.S. Hospital," "Soldier's Home," and other place names in the northern part of Washington, D.C. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Corbett, V. P.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Position of Union Army

    Position of Union Army

    Map shows the location of Union troops in the Hampton Roads area of Virginia poised to begin McClellan's Peninsular Campaign, March 1862. Among the landmarks noted are the location of McClellan's headquarters in Hampton from 23 March to 4 April 1862; the route of reconnaissance by Smith and Fitz-John Porter in the vicinity of Yorktown, Va., 27 March; and McClellan's new headquarters on the ...

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