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  • 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
  • Part of Spottsylvania [sic] County.

    Shows the names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. "Negative loaned for photostatting by Mr. Edward Steere, Historical Section, National Park Service." "Original in Atkinson's "Grants" Campaigns - [not identified 6/20/1940] - not identified 2/24/1966 ... ." LC Land ownership maps, 1352 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Edward Stanford Ltd
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1860
  • Part of map of portions of the milit'y dep'ts of Washington, Pennsylvania, Annapolis, and north eastern Virginia /

    Relief shown by shading. Shows Washington D.C. region, including western part of Maryland and northeastern Virginia. Does not show Pennsylvania with the exception of Gettysburg. Probable Confederate copy of Bureau of Topographical Engineers original. Pen-and-ink with some annotations in pencil, on 2 sheets pasted together and mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H13 Available also through the Library of Congress web ...

    • Contributor: United States. Topographical Bureau
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • [Map of parts of Fauquier, Prince William, and Rappahannock counties, Va.].

    LC Land ownership maps, 1255 Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. Date and title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H34 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso lower left: 208.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 186?
  • Map of Appomattox Court House and vicinity. Showing the relative positions of the Confederate and Federal Armies at the time of General R. E. Lee's surrender, April 9th 1865.

    Scale 1:31,680. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 524 Shows positions of Union and Confederate troops by the colors blue and red respectively, houses, names of residents, roads, relief by hachures, drainage, and vegetation. Bordering the map, there are "historical notes" concerning the surrender, "Gen. Lee's farewell to his army," and views of "Lee's Head-Quarters," "McLane's [i.e., McLean's] House," "Appomattox Court House," "place where ...

    • Contributor: Henderson & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • Sketch of the second battle of Winchester, June 13th, 14th, and 15th, 1863 /

    Shows positions of Confederate troops and names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink and pencil (some col.) on 2 sheets of tracing paper pasted together, and mounted on cloth. Similiar to the map reproduced in the Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate Armies, 1891-95, pl. 43, no. 3. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H155 In pencil ...

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • 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 showing the location of the Mount Vernon iron, manganese & timber lands, Rockingham County, Va. /

    Shows the names of some residents. Relief shown by contours and spot heights. "The land lines of this map are from surveys by Jasper Hawse, county surveyor of Rockingham Co., Va." Includes inset map showing distances 50, 100, and 150 miles from Mount Vernon iron in concentric circles. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah - Hawse, Jasper
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1888
  • [Sketches of portions of Madison County, Va.].

    Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Title, date, and scale derived from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pencil (some col.) on irregularly shaped sheet of ledger paper, mounted between sheets of transparent paper. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H106 Imperfect: Pencil smudges, spotting, and discolorations throughout. Discoloration and tears along fold lines. In ink on red bordered label: 297. Available ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 186?
  • Preliminary map of a part of the south side of James River /

    Shows the names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward upper left. At head of title: Chief Engineer's Office D.N.V. Maj Genl. J.F. Gilmer, chief engr. On sheets nos. 1 and 2: 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, ...

    • Contributor: Gilmer, Jeremy Francis - Patton, J. Houston - Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry) - Confederate States of America. Army. Department of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office - United States Military Academy - Virginia Historical Society
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • 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 /

    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. - Washington, George
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • Map of Augusta County, Virginia, 1886

    Scale 1:264,000. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H283 A list of six magisterial districts in the lower left corner corresponds to numbers on the map. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1886
  • [Survey of lands in Blue Ridge between Manassass Gap, Ashby's and Sincker's Gap in Clarke and Warren counties : Rawleigh Colston's land].

    Shows the names of some residents. Title devised by cataloger. Each sheet pasted together in 4 sections, sectioned in 2, and mounted on cloth. LC Land ownership maps, 1240 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes survey notes.

    • Contributor: Love, George
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1834
  • Loudo[u]n County, Virginia.

    Scale ca. 1:126,720. Hand colored positive photocopy. Sun print. Relief shown by hachures. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 559.7 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. At head of title (in manuscript) : No. 25. In pencil on verso: 124. LC copy hand-colored and numbered to show regions, place names annotated in ...

    • Contributor: Hergesheimer, E. (Edwin) - Hergesheimer, E.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Magnus' historical war map. One hundred & fifty miles around Richmond.

    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
  • Map of Caroline County, Va. /

    LC Land ownership maps, 1234 Shows the names of some residents. Pen-and-ink on tracing linen sectioned in two and mounted on cloth. Originally folded, with staining and slight losses along fold lines. At head of title: Chief Engineer's Office, D.N.Va. Col. J.F. Gilmer, Ch'f Eng'r. Signature below title: Approved, Albert H. Campbell, Capt. P. Engrs. & Ch. Top. Dpt. LC Civil War maps (2nd ...

    • Contributor: Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry) - Gilmer, Jeremy Francis - Campbell, Albert H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Potomack /

    Covers the Potomac River (estuary and river), its tributaries, and the Rappahannock River. Also covers "The Northern Neck of Virginia". Title from annotation on verso. Gift; Robert Lee Brown, Woodville, Va.; October 1973. Manuscript: pen-and-ink. Condition imperfect: Torn at fold lines, missing small internal sections at fold lines and at sheet edges, formerly taped. Accompanied by carbon-copy of LC letter of acceptance addressed to ...

    • Contributor: Booth, Robert
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1770
  • Map of New Kent, Charles City, James City and York counties.

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. At head of title: Chief Engineers Office DN.V., Colonel J.F. Gilmer, Chief Engineer. "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, 1312 Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Contributor: Gilmer, Jeremy Francis - Minis, Louisa Porter - Confederate States of America. Army. Department of Northern Virginia - Virginia Historical Society
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 186?
  • Sketch of the battle of Fredericksburg, Saturday, Dec. 13th 1862, Right Wing, C.S.A., Lt. Gl. Jackson's corps /

    LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 551 Signed in facsimile: Maj. Genl. Franklin, compliments, Danl. Butterfield, Chief of Staff. Probably printed by the Union Army since the inscription contains the names of the Union generals Franklin and Butterfield. Shows names of residents. Mounted on cloth-backed paper. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Map showing the location of Staunton, Va. : showing the railways leading to the Staunton Opera House /

    Pen-and-ink, mounted on cloth. "Crosscup & West Eng. Co., Phila." In pencil in lower left corner: K10729. Includes concentric circles of 100 and 200 mile intervals. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H332 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 338.

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah - Crosscup & West
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1886
  • A map of the most inhabited part of Virginia containing the whole province of Maryland with part of Pensilvania, New Jersey and North Carolina.

    Scale ca. 1:650,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: Philadelphia and Curratuck Inlet. Relief shown pictorially. "To the Right Honourable, George Dunk Earl of Halifax ... " "Printed for Robt. Sayer at No. 53 in Fleet Street, & Thos. Jefferys at the corner of St. Martins Lane, Charing Cross, London." Includes distance chart. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...

    • Contributor: Fry, Joshua - Jefferson, Peter - Sayer, Robert - Jefferys, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • Geographical, statistical, and historical map of the District of Columbia /

    Relief shown by hachures. Title at head of text: District of Columbia. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes text and statistical tables. At upper right: No. 21. LC copy stained, fold-lined, and accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] American atlas, published by H.C. Car[e]y & I. Leo [sic], Philadelphia, 1827. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...

    • Contributor: H.C. Carey & I. Lea (Firm) - Young & Delleker
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1827
  • [Map of part of Virginia, West Virginia, and Maryland].

    Relief shown by hachures. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S174 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Portion of an unidentified printed map, extending from Hagerstown south to Warrenton, and Strasburg east to Leesburg. In pencil in lower left corner: 106. Mounted on paper.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 186?
  • Frogland, Georgetown D.C. & H. Balls lot, Viginia [sic].

    Cadastral survey maps. Title in ink on verso. "Done for Mr. William Redin." At upper left in large letters: W. Redin Esq. From the Taggart Estate papers. Brown and black inks with additions in lead pencil. Soiled and cracked along edges. On verso in ink: Index no. 58, page 2. No. 58. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...

    • Contributor: Taggart, Hugh T. (Hugh Thomas)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1800
  • [Geological map of the state of Virginia] /

    Ms. geological features shown on photocopy base map. Military information not shown. Relief shown by hachures on base map. Title adapted from title in R.W. Stephenson's book: Civil War maps, 2nd ed., 1989. Base map titled: A map of the state of Virginia reduced from the nine sheet map of the state in conformity to law / by Herman Böÿe 1828. Corrected by order ...

    • Contributor: Ridgeway, Thomas S. - Humphreys, A. A. (Andrew Atkinson) - Böÿe, Herman
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862