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  • Seat of war in Virginia, &c.

    Seat of war in Virginia, &c.

    Longitude from Greenwich printed at top of map; from Washington (W0020000; W0003000) printed at bottom. Relief shown by hachures. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's Archives Research Services department for more information. Title is printed above the map, with vignettes "The Dispatch Atlas" on each side of title. "Weekly Dispatch, 139 Fleet Street" printed ...

    • Contributor: Weller, Edward
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 186?
  • Totopotomoy [1864]

    Totopotomoy [1864]

    Scale 1:21,120. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 663.2 In this issue, the map is printed on a yellow background with the Pamunkey River colored green. Detailed map giving Union works in blue and Confederate works in red, roads, "Virginia Central R.R.," houses, names of residents, vegetation, drainage, and relief by hachures. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Contributor: Michler, N. (Nathaniel) - Myers, J.E. - Theilkuhl, F. - Strasser, J. - Thompson, Gilbert - United States Army of the Potomac - Michler, N.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1867
  • Map of the state of Virginia : containing the counties, principal towns, railroads, rivers, canals & all other internal improvements.

    Map of the state of Virginia : containing the counties, princ...

    "Copyright secured by W. & J. March 1862." Accompanied by cover: New map of Virginia. Richmond : West & Johnston, 1864 ; 18 x 12 cm. Inset: View of Capitol Square, Richmond, Va.; includes list of railroads. 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 ...

    • Contributor: West & Johnston
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Greene Co., Virginia /

    Greene Co., Virginia /

    Shows roads, settlements, rural householders' names, and streams. Does not show military features. Relief shown by hachures. "November 1863." Believed to have been prepared by Jedediah Hotchkiss. Pen-and-ink (black and red) and lead pencil. Drawn on an approx. 1-cm. grid. Rubber-stamped on recto: U.S. Geological Survey Library 1887--cancelled. Annotated in lead pencil at edges: C-15; in lead pencil in upper right corner: (206); in ...

    • Contributor: Confederate States of America. Army of Northern Virginia. Corps, 2Nd. Engineer Office - Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • [Map of eastern Virginia]

    [Map of eastern Virginia]

    Octagonal map with portraits of 32 Union army and naval officers around border. No explanation has been found for portraits no. 1-16 appearing on border, opposite to the same no. near the map's neatline. Numbering may refer to key from larger publication from which map was removed. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by isolines. Shows railroads converging in Richmond, major roads, rivers, marsh ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Map of eastern Virginia /

    Map of eastern Virginia /

    Shows railroads and radial distances from Richmond. Also covers parts of Maryland, Delaware, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey. Relief shown by hachures. Inscribed in pencil inside front cover: Geo. W. Lay to Genl. Beauregard. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 465.35 LC copy imperfect: Worm holes on left side of map. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Nicholson, W. L. - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - Krebs, Charles G. - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - W.H. & O.H. Morrison (Firm)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • [Pencil sketch of the route of scouting party from Monterey, Highland County, Va. toward Beverly, Randolph County, W. Va.].

    [Pencil sketch of the route of scouting party from Monterey, ...

    Pencil on paper, mounted between transparent paper. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H80 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Report on road conditions in ink with pencil additions on verso.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Map of Richmond, Va., and surrounding country showing Rebel fortifications

    Map of Richmond, Va., and surrounding country showing Rebel f...

    Scale ca. 1:70,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 640 Shows fortifications, street pattern of Richmond and Manchester, roads, railroads, towns, vegetation, drainage, relief by hachures, and rural houses. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. LC copy 1 dedicated in ms: Maj. Genl. H. W. Halleck with the compliments of D. Van Nostrand. ...

    • Contributor: Sholl, Charles - Van Nostrand, David - D. Van Nostrand Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • 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 the Library's Archives Research Services department for more information. Parrish & Willingham. Confederate imprints, 6201 Swem, C.E. Maps relating to Virginia, 974 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as ...

    • Contributor: Sheppard, Edwin - Hoyer & Ludwig
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • New map of Virginia : compiled from the latest maps /

    New map of Virginia : compiled from the latest maps /

    Accompanied by cover: New map of Virginia. Richmond, Va. : J.W. Randolph ; 14 x 9 cm. Insets: Harpers Ferry -- Norfolk Harbor and vicinity. Relief shown by hachures. Shows principal cities, towns and railroads, canals, roads. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's Archives Research Services department for more information. Crandall, M.L. Confederate imprints, ...

    • Contributor: Husted & Nenning - Harper & Ludwig - J.W. Randolph & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Map of Louisa County, Virginia.

    Map of Louisa County, Virginia.

    "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 - Blackford, L. (Benjamin Lewis) - Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry) - O'Connor, James
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Panorama of the seat of war. Birds eye view of Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, and the District of Columbia /

    Panorama of the seat of war. Birds eye view of Virginia, Mary...

    Shows various Civil War fortifications (battle sites noted by crossed swords) and smoke over Manassas (Bull Run) vicinity. Oriented with north to the right. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1861 by John Bachmann ... Southern District of New York." Includes distance lists in lower margin. LC copy ...

    • Contributor: Bachmann, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • 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 : S. Augustus Mitchell, Jr., 1860. Prime meridian: Greenwich and Washington. Relief shown by hachures. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's Archives Research ...

    • Contributor: Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1860
  • Map of Tide-water Virginia /

    Map of Tide-water Virginia /

    Pen-and-ink and pencil (some col.), mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H211 In pencil on verso: 186. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1873
  • Plan of enemy's battery no. 5 in front of Petersburg before the advance of U.S. Forces, June 1864 /

    Plan of enemy's battery no. 5 in front of Petersburg before t...

    Ink on tracing cloth. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 613 Includes a cross section of the battery at scale 1:120. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Thompson, Gilbert
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Map of the battlefield of Bull Run, Virginia. Brig. Gen. Irvin McDowell commanding the U.S. forces, Gen. G. [i.e. P.] T. Beauregard commanding the Confederate forces, July 21st 1861 /

    Map of the battlefield of Bull Run, Virginia. Brig. Gen. Irvi...

    "Bell Bros. photo-lithographers, Washington, D.C." Description derived from published bibliography. Gives roads, railroads, hachures, vegetation, drainage, villages, houses, fences, and names of residents. "Dotted lines near Centreville indicate sites of [Union] bivouacs on the night of July 20th. Full lines denote the position of the forces on the next day at the commencement of the engagement at Sudley's Springs; blue marking the United States ...

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1877
  • Map of the Manassas Gap Railroad and its extensions; September, 1855.

    Map of the Manassas Gap Railroad and its extensions; Septembe...

    Topographical map of part of northern Virginia showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, counties, roads, and railroads with distances. Includes profiles. Chartered March 11, 1850. Opened in 1854 from Manassas Junction to Strasburg. Va. Consolidated June 1, 1867, with the Orange and Alexandria, forming the Orange, Alexandria, and Manassas Railroad. See entries 507 and 508.

    • Contributor: Dwyer, Thomas - Manassas Gap Railroad Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1855
  • Plan of the battle of Fredericksburg, Virginia : shewing [sic] Union and Rebel positions 13th Decr 1862.

    Plan of the battle of Fredericksburg, Virginia : shewing [sic...

    The map shows positions at the beginning of the battle, with the bulk the of Union Army located across the Rappahannock from Fredericksburg, awaiting the construction of a pontoon bridge. Once across, the Union forces were met with fierce opposition from Confederate forces located in the hills to the west and south of the town. Depicts the area surrounding Fredericksburg and on both sides ...

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862-12-13
  • Map shewing the position of the lines in front of Petersburg, Va., occupied by the 1st Division, 9th Army Corps, April 1st 1865

    Map shewing the position of the lines in front of Petersburg,...

    Scale ca. 1:16,700. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 607 Detailed map giving fortifications, picket lines, "Rebel chevaux de-frise," "Union abattis," "covered ways," roads, railroads, drainage, and vegetation. Each regiment of the 1st Division is identified, and the section of the line entrusted to it is delineated by broken lines. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site ...

    • Contributor: McCallum, Andrew
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • Norfolk & Portsmouth, Virginia 1873.

    Norfolk & Portsmouth, Virginia 1873.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 958 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2

    • Contributor: Drie, C. N.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1873
  • Military topographical map of eastern Virginia showing the routes taken by the several army corps & the battles fought in the present campaign of 1864 under Lt. Gen. U. S. Grant

    Military topographical map of eastern Virginia showing the ro...

    Scale ca. 1:135,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 499 Includes fortifications surrounding Richmond and Petersburg, roads, railroads, drainage, vegetation, towns, and houses. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Sholl, Charles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Map showing the location of battle fields of Virginia

    Map showing the location of battle fields of Virginia

    Scale ca. 1:680,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 504 Map includes "Chesapeake & Ohio R.R. after the war," "other railroads after the war," "railroads during the war," "plank roads and turnpikes," "other roads," rivers, towns, and relief by hachures. Title when folded: 26th annual encampment, G.A.R. Sept 20th 1892. Washington, D.C., via Chesapeake & Ohio Ry. Poole Bros., Chicago. Description derived from published ...

    • Contributor: Chesapeake and Ohio Railway Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1892
  • [Map of Virginia and North Carolina from the coast to the Blue Ridge] /

    [Map of Virginia and North Carolina from the coast to the Blu...

    Gilbert Thompson stamped on verso. "No. 1: Parts of Virginia and N. Carolina, 6 sheets, index inside; U.S.G.S. 1865. 1'=10 ms." on verso in red and black ink. Sheet 1 of a 6-sheet series of maps used by Gilbert Thompson during the Civil War. An index which is pasted on the verso shows the areas covered by the sheets. In addition to this sheet, ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • The Battle of Chancellorsville, Sunday May 3rd 9 p.m.

    The Battle of Chancellorsville, Sunday May 3rd 9 p.m.

    Map shows troop locations around Chancellorsville, Va., and on both sides of the Rapidan River. The map depicts the formation of Confederate troops under McLaws, Slocum and Stuart to the west of Chancellorsville facing Union troops under Reynolds Meade and Hancock north and east of the town.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863-05-03
  • Norfolk, Virginia Sept. the 12th, 1861

    Norfolk, Virginia Sept. the 12th, 1861

    At head of title: Jeff Davis & Beauregard. Includes location of Fort Norfolk, Fortress Monroe, Hampton College, troop placements, batteries, navy yard, hospitals, churches, and the Norfolk & Petersburg Railroad. On verso: "Miss Martha Patric please accept this as a present from R.C. Harden." Oriented with north toward the lower left. Pen and ink and pencil. Shows the area of Hampton Roads, including Norfolk, ...

    • Contributor: Harden, R.C.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Map of eastern Virginia,

    Map of eastern Virginia,

    Scale ca. 1:887,040. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 465.26 General map of eastern Virginia showing cities and towns, roads, rivers, and relief by hachures. 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 ...

    • Contributor: Nicholson, W. L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Second Battle of Bull Run position of troops at 6 p.m.

    Second Battle of Bull Run position of troops at 6 p.m.

    Shows the area of Sudley Springs, Va., to the north and Bethlehem Church to the south. The location of Warrenton Turnpike and Manassas Gap Railroad is also indicated.

    • 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...

    Covers Manassas and vicinity. Relief shown by contours and hachures. At head of title: No. 1. 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.) 572.7 Accompanied by: Letter-press descriptive of illustrative map no. ...

    • Contributor: McCrary, George W. (George Washington) - Gardiner, Asa Bird
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Map of Loudon [sic], Jefferson, Berkeley, Frederick Counties, Va. /

    Map of Loudon [sic], Jefferson, Berkeley, Frederick Counties,...

    Relief shown by hachures. General map showing towns and villages, roads, railroads, rivers, streams and the names of new residents. Sun print. LC copy imperfect; pieces missing. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 465.15 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Macomb, J. N. (John N.) - Macomb, J. N.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Carte des environs d'Hampton.

    Carte des environs d'Hampton.

    Scale ca. 1:28,800; échelle de 3 lignes pour 100 toises. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Watermark: Fleur de lis surmounting a scroll crossed with three bars. Oriented with north toward the right. Relief shown by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1450 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440; 651/1; 651/2; 651/3

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • Map of Henrico County, Virginia /

    Map of Henrico County, Virginia /

    Relief shown by contours. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Ink and watercolor annotations. Sectioned in 4 and mounted on cloth.

    • Contributor: T. Crawford Redd & Brother - A. Hoen & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1901
  • [Sketch of the Rapidan River Valley, covering parts of Madison, Greene, Orange, Culpeper, Spotsylvania, and Stafford counties, Virginia].

    [Sketch of the Rapidan River Valley, covering parts of Madiso...

    Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil on lined paper, mounted between sheets of transparent paper. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H172 Imperfect: All four corners lacking. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Includes notes. In ink on red bordered label: 318.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Fredericksburg. [Dec. 1862] /

    Fredericksburg. [Dec. 1862] /

    Relief shown by hachures. Detailed map of the environs of Fredericksburg giving Union entrenchments in blue and Confederate entrenchments in red, roads, "Richmond, Fredericksburg and Potomac Rail Road," street plan of Fredericksburg and Falmouth, houses, fences, names of residents in rural areas, vegetation, and drainage. Surveyed & drawn by Maj. J.E. Weyss, assisted by F. Theilkuhl, J. Strasser & G. Thompson. Description derived from ...

    • Contributor: Michler, N. (Nathaniel) - Michler, N.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1867
  • Survey of Prince George Co., Virginia /

    Survey of Prince George Co., Virginia /

    Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward upper right. "Approved June 25th 1864 ... ." At head of title: Chief Engineer's Office D.N.V. Col. J.F. Gilmer, Chief Engr. "Map from the Confederate Engineer Bureau in Richmond, Va. General J.F. Gilmer, Chief Engineer. Presented to the West Point Military Academy by his only daughter, Mrs J.F. Minis, Savannah, GA." ...

    • Contributor: Confederate States of America. Army. Department of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office - Sommers, S. L. - Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry) - Gilmer, Jeremy Francis - Minis, Louisa Porter - United States Military Academy
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Amherst County, Virginia

    Amherst County, Virginia

    Scale ca. 1:126,720. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H277 Unfinished map giving roads in red, drainage in blue, but lacking names. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1867
  • [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
  • Botetourt Co., Va. : north west section.

    Botetourt Co., Va. : north west section.

    Shows the names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward upper right. Map printed on 4 sheets pasted together, sectioned in 2, mounted on cloth. "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." LC Land ownership maps, 1219 Available ...

    • Contributor: Izard, Walter
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 186?
  • One hundred & fifty miles around Richmond. 9th ed.

    One hundred & fifty miles around Richmond. 9th ed.

    Scale ca. 1:880,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 632.3 General map centered on Richmond, Virginia. Map is printed in blue with title and border in red. "Ninth edition 3000 of Magnus' all around map." "Dedicated to the gallant soldiers, fighting to suppress the rebellion." Description derived from published bibliography. Includes 8 inset maps of southern cities. Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Contributor: Magnus, Charles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 186?
  • Memoranda, April 9, 1865, 10 o'clock A.M., Clover Hill (Appomattox Court House) Virginia.

    Memoranda, April 9, 1865, 10 o'clock A.M., Clover Hill (Appom...

    Shows Appomattox Court House and vicinity at the time of Lee's surrender, including troop positions. Pen-and-ink on paper, mounted on cloth. This map was received in the library in an envelope marked in ink, "Map of Lee's surrender. Found in one of the back closets of one of the old Scrimshaw Pavement Co's desks, 16 Court St. Fged." LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • Affair of the Wmsbg Road or Fair Oaks No. 2, Oct. 26-27-28/64 /

    Affair of the Wmsbg Road or Fair Oaks No. 2, Oct. 26-27-28/64 /

    One of a series of five maps drawn by Col. Normand Smith showing Civil War 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 more information. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as ...

    • Contributor: Smith, Normand
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 18??
  • [Battle of Chancellorsville].

    [Battle of Chancellorsville].

    Scale ca. 1:190,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 527 Map 1: Dispositions of the Union and Confederate armies prior to the battle of Chancellorsville.-- Map 2: Dispositions of Union and Confederate forces about 11:30 P.M., 30 April, 1863. -- Map 3: Dispositions of Union and Confederate forces at 4:00 P.M., 2nd May, 1863. Each map indicates troop positions, roads, railroads, towns, drainage, fords, ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • 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...

    Relief shown by hachures. Differs from other 1862 edition in icluding a list of new maps to the right of the map title as well as "Deviation of the magnetic needle . . ." and "Memoranda" describing the sources and projection used to make the map, and lacking the warning to the right of the map title. Prime meridian: Washington. LC Civil War maps ...

    • Contributor: Lloyd, James T.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • 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 - Pendleton, S. T.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • A map of a part of Isle-of-Wight County. Adjacent to Fort Boykin, and Burwell's Bay, on James River.

    A map of a part of Isle-of-Wight County. Adjacent to Fort Boy...

    "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 - Blackford, L. (Benjamin Lewis) - Talcott, Andrew - Talcott, Thomas Mann Randolph
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Map of Orange.

    Map of Orange.

    "Chief Engineer's Office D.N.V. Maj. Gen. J.F. Gilmer, Chief Engineer."--appears above title. "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 ...

    • Contributor: Confederate States of America. Army. Dept. of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office - Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry) - Izard, Walter
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • [Preliminary sketch of a portion of the Belle Grove or Cedar Creek battlefield area].

    [Preliminary sketch of a portion of the Belle Grove or Cedar ...

    Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pencil on sheet of paper from notebook, lined on right recto and left verso, and mounted on cloth. Left map oriented with north to the right, right map oriented with north to the left. Watermark: Coat-of-arms. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H196 Available also ...

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • From Dinwiddie C.H. to Appomattox C.H., route and operations of the 10th New York Cavalry.

    From Dinwiddie C.H. to Appomattox C.H., route and operations ...

    Title derived from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Printed map appears in Preston's History of the Tenth Regiment of Cavalry, New York State Volunteers, August, 1861-1865, 1892. Cameo impression in margin at upper left: Reynolds's Bristolboard (with crown in center). Pen-and-ink. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 510 Call no. cited in LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.): G3881.S5 1865 .P7 Vault. Available also ...

    • Contributor: Preston, Noble D.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1892
  • 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
  • [Map of the vicinity of Richmond, north and east of the James River].

    [Map of the vicinity of Richmond, north and east of the James...

    Shows some fortifications, troop positions and names of some residents. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil on tracing linen sectioned in 2, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H178 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Includes note. In pencil on verso: 178.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Map of the seat of war : [Virginia and Maryland] /

    Map of the seat of war : [Virginia and Maryland] /

    General map. Place names in Maryland north of Baltimore and Frederick, and south of Washington, D.C. (with the exception of Fort Washington), are not given. Few place names in Virginia south of Richmond and Lynchburg (with the exception of Norfolk and the Virginia Peninsula) are given. Mounted on cloth. Copy 2 imperfect: Originally folded, with losses along fold lines, staining along folds at center ...

    • Contributor: Grant, M. - Howell, R. H. - Burke, T. A. (Thomas A.)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Map of Richmond-Petersburg and adjacent territory showing lines of communication and points of historical interest

    Map of Richmond-Petersburg and adjacent territory showing lin...

    Scale ca. 1:135,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 647 Union fortifications are colored purple, and Confederate fortifications are colored red. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Virginia Passenger and Power Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1907
  • [Sketch of the battles of Chancellorsville, Salem Church, and Fredericksburg, May 2, 3, and 4, 1863 /

    [Sketch of the battles of Chancellorsville, Salem Church, and...

    LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H129 Title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. A similar map, somewhat reduced, with the above title is contained in the Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate Armies, 1891-95, pl. 41. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • The battle of Fair Oaks, Va., 2nd Day's battle, Sunday June 1st, 1862

    The battle of Fair Oaks, Va., 2nd Day's battle, Sunday June 1...

    Shows the area of Henrico County, Va., between Cold Harbor and White Oak Swamp. The Chicahominy River and the Richmond & York River Railroad are indicated.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862-06-01
  • [Sketch of western Virginia and eastern West Virginia, between Staunton and Clarksburg].

    [Sketch of western Virginia and eastern West Virginia, betwee...

    Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink on tracing linen, mounted between sheets of transparent paper. Date and title derived from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H66 Includes list of distances. Notes in pencil on verso. Imperfect: Torn fold lines at bottom. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Map of the Virginia Central Rail Road showing the connection between tide water Virginia, and the Ohio River at Big Sandy, Guyandotte and Point Pleasant; made by W. Vaisz Top. Eng.

    Map of the Virginia Central Rail Road showing the connection ...

    Map of Virginia and parts of adjacent states showing drainage, county boundaries, place names and "McAdamised" roads.

    • Contributor: Vaisz, W. - Virginia Central Railroad Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1852
  • Johnson's map of the vicinity of Richmond and Peninsular Campaign in Virginia : showing also the interesting localities along the James, Chickahominy, and York Rivers /

    Johnson's map of the vicinity of Richmond and Peninsular Camp...

    "35-36." "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1862 by J. Knowles Hare ..." Description derived from published bibliography. From an edition of the author's New illustrated family atlas of the world, published in 1864 or 1865. Prime meridian: Washington, D.C. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please ...

    • Contributor: Johnson, A. J. (Alvin Jewett)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • [Map of the Manassas battlefield area in Northern Virginia].

    [Map of the Manassas battlefield area in Northern Virginia].

    Shows fortifications. Does not include place names. Relief shown by hachures on central bottom sheet only. Wall map believed to have been used by the author after the Civil War for lecture purposes. Title and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and watercolor on 9 sheets of paper pasted together, sectioned into 12 pieces, mounted on cloth, and laminated. Copy imperfect: Tears ...

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 186?
  • Plan of the battle of Fredericksburg. Fought 13th Decr. 1862.

    Plan of the battle of Fredericksburg. Fought 13th Decr. 1862.

    Map shows Gen. R. E. Lee's strong position on the heights overlooking Fredericksburg, Va. While he could not prevent the Union forces from crossing the Rappahannock River on December 13 and taking the town, they were unable, despite repeated suicidal assaults, to take the hills on which the Confederate forces were entrenched. After several days astride the river, the Union forces withdrew the night ...

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox - Paine, William H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862-12-13
  • Plan of the Battle of Kelly's Ford, Virginia : fought 7th Nov. 1863 by 3rd Army Corps Gen. W. H. French U.S.A.

    Plan of the Battle of Kelly's Ford, Virginia : fought 7th Nov...

    In this detailed view of Kellysville and Kelly's Ford on the Rappahannock River, Sneden shows the placement of Union regiments in a semicircle to the east of town, and the opposing Confederate units in the town itself. Also indicated are the locations of various field fortifications and the difficulties experienced by a terrain that included heavy woods and swamps.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863-11-07
  • Chart showing the original boundary milestones of the District of Columbia /

    Chart showing the original boundary milestones of the Distric...

    Ms. (india ink on tracing paper). Accompanied by newspaper article: Some forgotten stones mark D.C.'s first outline, The Evening Star, Monday, Jan. 2, 1950. [2] p. : ill., map ; 60 x 30 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Contributor: Woodward, Fred E. (Fred Eugene) - Woodward, Fred E.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1906
  • Map of Prince George Co., Va. /

    Map of Prince George Co., Va. /

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. Ink on tracing cloth, drawn on a 3/4-inch grid. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H54 LC Land ownership maps, 1331 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Sommers, S. L. - Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Dominia Anglorum in America Septentrionali.

    Dominia Anglorum in America Septentrionali.

    Scales vary. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Sheet title in Latin and German. Individual map titles and text in German. Maps in English and German. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 83 Differs from other copies in Québec and New England states boundaries. Includes text and glossary. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Homann Erben (Firm)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1759
  • Map of Isle of Wight and part of Nansemond /

    Map of Isle of Wight and part of Nansemond /

    Shows roads, waterways, structures, towns and land owners, railroads and geographic features. Relief show by hachures. At head of title: Chief Engineer's Office D.N.V. MAJ GEN J.F. Gilmer Chief Engr. "Map from the Confederate Engineer Bureau in Richmond, Va. General J.F. Gilmer, Chief Engineer - Presented to - the West Point Military Academy by his only daughter, Mrs J.F. Minis, Savh. GA." LC Land ...

    • Contributor: Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry) - Gilmer, Jeremy Francis - Minis, Louisa Porter - Confederate States of America. Army. Department of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office - Campbell, Albert H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Preliminary map of a part of the south side of James River, Va. : from surveys and reconnaissances /

    Preliminary map of a part of the south side of James River, V...

    "Includes Amelia, Chesterfield, Nottoway, Dinwiddie, Prince George, Surry, Sussex, Greensville, Southampton, Isle of Wight, Nansemond Counties." "Julius Bien & Co. Lith. N.Y." Inset: The battle-field of Chancellorsville, Va. 1867. Plate 93, map 1 from: Atlas to accompany the official records of the union and confederate armies, 1861-1865. Washington : GPO, 1891-1893. Shows roads, waterways, railroads, towns, buildings, land owners and geographical features. This item ...

    • Contributor: Confederate States of America. Army of Northern Virginia. Engineer Office - Bien, Julius - Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry) - Patton, J. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1891
  • A new and accurate map of Virginia & Maryland

    A new and accurate map of Virginia & Maryland

    Scale ca. 1:1,150,000. "No. 61." From the author's A complete atlas or distinct view of the known world. 1752. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1379 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Bowen, Emanuel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1752
  • Topographical sketch of the New Market, Va., battlefield of May 15, 1864,

    Topographical sketch of the New Market, Va., battlefield of M...

    Scale 1:15,840. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 586 "The sketch is of the battlefield as it was in May, 1864. The woods, orchards, houses and other cultural features and the places where certain ones fell are from lifelong residents of New Market who were there on the day of the battle." Inset: [Sketch of part of the Woodstock, Virginia, sheet of the U.S. ...

    • Contributor: Colonna, Allison
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1912
  • Map of the state of Virginia : containing the counties, principal towns, railroads, rivers, canals & all other internal improvements.

    Map of the state of Virginia : containing the counties, princ...

    Relief shown by hachures. Also covers Maryland (without relief). Military features not shown. Confederate imprint. "Copyright secured by W. & J., May 1, 1862." Prime meridian: Washington D.C. Imperfect: Copy 1 fold-lined, trimmed, torn at fold lines, missing cover; Copy 2 fold-lined, halved, missing small internal sections at fold-line crosses, mounted on paper backing. Includes railroad directory, ill. "View of Capitol Square, Richmond, Va.", ...

    • Contributor: West & Johnston
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Plat "B", Charter Oak lands, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Va., showing the Clifton Forge tract of 1695 acrs., 1 to 15 /

    Plat "B", Charter Oak lands, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Va...

    "Copy of C.W. Switzer's map." Pen-and-ink on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H235 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Includes notes. In pencil on verso: 471.

    • Contributor: Switzer, C. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1893
  • Map of Stafford County /

    Map of Stafford County /

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. Oriented with north toward right. At head of title: Maj. Gen. J.F. Gilmer. Chf. of Eng. Bur. "Map from the Confederate Engineer Bureau in Richmond, Va. General J.F. Gilmer, chief engineer. Presented to the West Point Military Academy by his only daughter, Mrs. J.F. Minis, Savannah, Ga." LC Land ownership maps, 1361 Available also ...

    • Contributor: Blackford, L. (Benjamin Lewis) - Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry) - Gilmer, Jeremy Francis - Minis, Louisa Porter - Confederate States of America. Army. Department of Northern Virginia - United States Military Academy - Blackford, L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Map of Greene County, Virginia /

    Map of Greene County, Virginia /

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. "March 1866." "Published by the authority of the Hon the Secretary of War, Office of the Chief of Engineers, U.S. Army. 1875." LC Land ownership maps, 1268 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy imperfect: Mounted on cloth backing, torn along fold line.

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah - United States. Army. Office of the Chief of Engineers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1875
  • Plan of the Battle of Kernstown, Va. March 23rd 1862.

    Plan of the Battle of Kernstown, Va. March 23rd 1862.

    The village of Kernstown was located a few miles south of Winchester, Va. Jackson's Confederates attacked with the intention of drawing Union forces away from the Army of the Potomac's position on the Virginia Peninsula. Kernstown is considered to be the opening engagement of Jackson's Shenandoah Valley Campaign.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862-03-23
  • Chancellorville [sic] [May 1-3, 1863]

    Chancellorville [sic] [May 1-3, 1863]

    Scale 1:21,120. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 528.2 In this issue, the map is printed on a yellow background with the Rappahannock and Rapidan rivers colored green. Detailed map showing entrenchments, houses, fences, names of residents, roads, "unfinished railroad," vegetation, drainage, fords, and relief by hachures. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Michler, N. (Nathaniel) - Michler, N.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • [Map of the counties of Caroline, Essex, Orange and Spotsylvania, and parts of the counties of Hanover, King and Queen, King George, King William, and Stafford, Va.]

    [Map of the counties of Caroline, Essex, Orange and Spotsylva...

    "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: 1863
  • Map of Elizabeth City CO, VA. : from actual surveys by E.A. Semple, Wm. Ivy and C. Hubbard /

    Map of Elizabeth City CO, VA. : from actual surveys by E.A. S...

    Shows the names of some residents. Relief shown by contours. Oriented with north to the upper right. "E.W. Smith & Co., Map Establishment, 17 & 19 So 6th St., Philadelphia." Sectioned and mounted on cloth, red cloth edges. LC Land ownership maps, 1248 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Semple, E. A. (Edward Armistead) - Ivy, Wm. - Hubbard, C. - E.W. Smith & Co. - Semple, E. A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1892
  • [Five small maps of Virginia and parts of adjoining states showing forest regions, distribution of forests in 1870, faunal regions, distribution and density of population in 1870, and density of Negro population in 1870].

    [Five small maps of Virginia and parts of adjoining states sh...

    Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC copy: Four pieces pasted together to form 1 irregularly shaped sheet of paper, with pencil and ink annotations, including titles of individual maps. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H208 LC copy imperfect: Diagonal mended tear across map in lower left corner and liquid staining along pasted edges. In pencil on verso: 489. ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1870
  • [Map of parts of Pennsylvania, Maryland, and Virginia covering areas from Harrisburg to Leesburg, and from Hancock to Baltimore].

    [Map of parts of Pennsylvania, Maryland, and Virginia coverin...

    Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Each sheet pasted together in 3 sections, sectioned in 2, and mounted on cloth. The manuscript original is at the Handley Library in Winchester, Virginia. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H156 In ink in bottom right corner: No. 805. Available also through the Library ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Map of Campbell Co. /

    Map of Campbell Co. /

    Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Blue-line print. "Map from the Confederate Engineer Bureau in Richmond, Va. General J.F. Gilmer Chief Engineer. Presented to the West Point Military Academy by his only daughter, Mrs J.F. Minis, Savh. Ga." LC Land ownership maps, 1230 "Gilmer maps no. 14." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Gilmer, Jeremy Francis - Dwight, C. S. - Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry) - Minis, Louisa Porter - Confederate States of America. Army. Department of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office - United States Military Academy
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • [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 Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H134 In pencil on verso: Notes, troop names, and a small drawing. In ink on red bordered label on verso: 309. Available also through the Library of ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Plan of attack on Marie's Heights, Fredericksburg Va. By Maj. Genl. John Sedgwick, USA, with the 6th Army Corps. Sunday May 3rd 1863.

    Plan of attack on Marie's Heights, Fredericksburg Va. By Maj....

    Area depicted includes the Rappahannock River to the northeast, Taylor Hill to the northwest and Deep Run to the south. The Fredericksburg & Potomac Railroad is also indicated. As part of Gen. Hooker's plan to drive the Confederate Army back toward Richmond, Gen. Sedgwick was to undertake a diversionary attack across the Rappahannock River toward the Confederate entrenchments above Fredericksburg. On May 3rd, having ...

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Map of Nottoway Co., Va. /

    Map of Nottoway Co., Va. /

    Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Blue-line print. LC Land ownership maps, 1315 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Graves, H. M. - Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry) - Gilmer, Jeremy Francis - Confederate States of America. Army. Department of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Map of battle-grounds of August 28th, 29th, & 30th 1862 in the vicinity of Groveton, Prince William Co., Va.

    Map of battle-grounds of August 28th, 29th, & 30th 1862 in th...

    Scale 1:21,120. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 577.5 At head of title: Engineer Department, U.S. Army. Bvt. Maj. Gen. A. A. Humphreys, Brig. Gen. & Chief of Engineers. Endorsed (facsim.): Official copy G. K. Warren Maj. Engrs. & Bvt. Gen. U.S.A. Base map of the battlefield of Second Manassas showing roads, railroads, houses and names of residents, drainage, and vegetation. Troop positions are ...

    • Contributor: Warren, G. K. (Gouverneur Kemble) - Judson, J. A. (John Andrew) - Garden, H. D. - Warren, G. K.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1878
  • Magnus' historical war map. One hundred & fifty miles around Richmond.

    Magnus' historical war map. One hundred & fifty miles around ...

    Scale ca. 1:920,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 632.2 General map centered on Richmond, Virginia. "Mirror of events [i.e., list of battles] 1861-62-63-64" has been attached to the left of the map. Insets: Maj. Gen. Canby' base of operations [Mississippi and Red River area] 9 x 8 cm.-Maj. Gen. W. T. Sherman's base of operations [northern Georgia] 9 x 8 cm.-Fortifications around Richmond, ...

    • Contributor: Magnus, Charles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • 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: 1862
  • The Battle of Chancellorsville, Virginia position of Union Army, 2nd May 1863.

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

    Shows the position of Union troops on the second day of the Battle of Chancellorsville, including Oliver Otis Howard's 11th Corps, Daniel Edgar Sickles' 3rd Corps, George Gordon Meade's 5th Corps, Henry Warner Slocum's 12th Corps, cavalry troops of William Woods Averell, David McMurtrie Gregg, and Wesley Merritt, and Joseph Hooker's headquarters.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863-05-02
  • A new map of Virginia from the best authorities /

    A new map of Virginia from the best authorities /

    From the London Magazine. November 1761, v. 30. Prime meridian: London and Philadelphia. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1436 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy 2. Gift; From the collection of Dr. Gerald D. Aurbach, given in his memory by his wife, Hanna, and daughters, Elissa and Pamela. Acquisitions control no. 94-29

    • Contributor: Kitchin, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1761
  • 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. Sun print. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 601 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy: Mounted on cloth.

    • Contributor: Cram, Thomas Jefferson - United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Thirty five miles around Richmond, Va. /

    Thirty five miles around Richmond, Va. /

    Shows radial distances from Richmond. Does not show fortifications. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 631.2 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes views of "The capitol of the C.S., Richmond" and "Washington Monument, Richmond". Insets: Map of the city of Richmond, Va., from the U.S. Coast Survey map of 1860, with additions by Jed. Hotchkiss. 1866. ...

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah - Bohn, Casimir
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1867
  • Map of Greensville.

    Map of Greensville.

    "Chief Engineer's Office D.N.V. Maj. Gen. J.F. Gilmer, Chief Engineer."--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."--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 ...

    • Contributor: Confederate States of America. Army. Dept. of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office - Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Contours of Union forts on south side of Potomac, 1862 [map].

    Contours of Union forts on south side of Potomac, 1862 [map].

    This map shows the names and configurations of Union fortifications on the Virginia side of the Potomac River in 1862, and in some cases lists the name of the regiment that built the structure.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • View of Fredericksburg, Va. Nov. 1862.

    View of Fredericksburg, Va. Nov. 1862.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 956 LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 554 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2

    • Contributor: E. Sachse & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Birds eye view of Alexandria, Va.

    Birds eye view of Alexandria, Va.

    "Ent. according to Act of Congress A.D. 1863 by Chas. Magnus in the Clerk's Office of the Southern District of New York." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 950.4 LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 522.3 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. DCP Vault Phillips. Washington, 7 Reduced photocopy cataloged separately: G3884.A3A3 1863 ...

    • Contributor: Magnus, Charles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Plan of Kettle Run and Bristoe Station August 27 1862.

    Plan of Kettle Run and Bristoe Station August 27 1862.

    Shows the area between Greenwich, Va., to the north and Cedar Run to the south two days prior to the beginning of the 2nd Battle of Bull Run. The location of the Orange and Alexandria Railroad is also indicated.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862-08-27
  • [Map of the Shenandoah Valley Campaign, 1864].

    [Map of the Shenandoah Valley Campaign, 1864].

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

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • [Preliminary map of northeastern Virginia embracing portions of Prince William, Stafford, and Fauquier counties].

    [Preliminary map of northeastern Virginia embracing portions ...

    Gives the names of some residents. Date, title, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink over pencil grid on 5 sheets pasted together, sectioned in 2, and mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H16 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 186?
  • Richmond [1862-1865] /

    Richmond [1862-1865] /

    Relief shown by hachures. Detailed topographic map of the environs of Richmond showing Confederate fortifications in red, Union fortifications in blue, roads, street pattern of Richmond and Manchester, railroads, towns, vegetation, drainage, houses, and names of residents. Shows landownership. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 632.9 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Michler, N. (Nathaniel) - Michie, Peter Smith - Michler, N.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1867
  • Battlefield of Dinwiddie Courthouse, Va. from official map made by Col. W. H. Paine U.S. Engineers.

    Battlefield of Dinwiddie Courthouse, Va. from official map ma...

    Map shows the area between Dinwiddie Court House and Five Forks, Va., including the location of troops at different times during the engagement. Beginning on March 30, 1865, Sheridan advanced on the Five Forks area. He was stopped overnight at Dinwiddie Court House due to heavy rain. On March 31st he advanced toward Five Forks only to meet significant Confederate resistance, and was forced ...

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox - Paine, William H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865-03-31
  • 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 - Muse, W. T. - Wainwright, R. (Richard) - Maffitt, John Newland
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1854
  • Survey of Prince George Co., Virginia /

    Survey of Prince George Co., Virginia /

    Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward upper right. At head of title: Chief Engineer's Office D.N.V. Col. J.F. Gilmer, Chief Engr. "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." Map on 2 sheets pasted ...

    • Contributor: Confederate States of America. Army. Department of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office - Sommers, S. L. - Patton, J. Houston - Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry) - Gilmer, Jeremy Francis - Minis, Louisa Porter - Virginia Historical Society
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Plan of Battle of Spotsylvania Court House, Va.

    Plan of Battle of Spotsylvania Court House, Va.

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

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864-05-12
  • A new and accurate chart of the Bay of Chesapeake, with all the shoals, channels, islands, entrances, soundings, and sailing-marks, as far as the navigable part of the rivers Patowmack, Patapsco and north-east.

    A new and accurate chart of the Bay of Chesapeake, with all t...

    Scale ca. 1:250,000. Soundings shown in fathoms. "Drawn from several draughts made by the most experienced navigators, chiefly from those of Anthony Smith, pilot of St. Marys; and compared with the modern surveys of Virginia and Maryland." LC copy trimmed and mounted on cloth. From the author's North-American pilot. 1776. v. 2. Includes sailing directions, "Observations on the northeast current on the coast of ...

    • Contributor: Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776