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  • Rappahannock, Madison, and Greene counties, Virginia /

    Scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil on 2 sheets pasted together, mounted on cloth. In crayon in upper left corner: 233? In pencil in upper left corner: 232. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H304 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 155.

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1867
  • 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
  • Campaign of "The Wilderness," position of brigades of 2nd Corps, A.N. Va. May 6th, 1864 /

    Shows encampments and troop movements. Pen-and-ink, 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. 2. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H167 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 33.

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Lynchburg and vicinity

    Includes parts of Amherst, Bedford and Campbell counties.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • [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?
  • Map of the city of Norfolk and the town of Portsmouth.

    Scale [ca. 1:4,800]. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Oriented with north toward the left. Copy imperfect: Brittle, torn, varnished, backed by cloth. Includes 6 ill. Also includes cadastral map. Annotated numbers in pencil show lots in Norfolk. AACR2 : 100/1; 651/1

    • Contributor: Keily, James
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1851
  • The assault on the "Red Battery," April 25th, 1862 Yorktown, Va.

    Shows the area between the Warwick River to the west and the Warwick Road to the east as McClellan's forces attacked Confederate batteries on the Peninsula south of Yorktown, Va.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Map of Nottoway Co., Va. /

    Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Two sheets joined to form 1, 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, 1314 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...

    • Contributor: Graves, H. M.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Lloyd's official map of the state of Virginia from actual surveys by order of the executive, 1828 & 1859 /

    Relief shown by hachures. Differs from other 1862 edition in including a warning to the right of the map title, and a list of new maps to the left, and lacking "Deviation of the magnetic needle . . ." and "Memoranda" describing the sources and projection used to make the map. Prime meridian: Washington. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 465.1, S175 Includes text, ...

    • Contributor: Lloyd, James T.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Map of the vicinity of Strasburg and Fisher's Hill /

    Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink and pencil on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H189 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In top left hand corner: No. 17. In pencil on verso: 102.

    • Contributor: Campbell, Albert H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • Richmond, Va. and its vicinity.

    LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 961.1 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2: 651/1; 700/1

    • Contributor: Wells, J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • 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
  • Map of Virginia : showing the distribution of its slave population from the census of 1860 /

    West Virginia shown as Kanawha. "Washington, June 13th, 1861." "Entered according to Act of Congress, A.D. 1861 by Henry S. Graham, in the Clerk's Office of the District of Columbia." "Sold for the benefit of the sick and wounded of the U.S. Army." Includes population table based on census of 1860 by county dated "August 27th 1861" and note. Manuscript annotation in lower right ...

    • Contributor: Graham, H. S.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • This survey of the River Patapsco and part of Chesapeake Bay,

    Scale ca. 1:40,960. Depths shown by shading and soundings. LC copy annotated in blue pencil and red ink. LC copy imperfect: Torn along center fold, section of upper right margin missing. Includes notes, "Description of ranges," and insets of "Annapolis Harbour & roads" and "Survey of the harbour of Baltimore and the waters adjacent." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...

    • Contributor: Brantz, Lewis
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1819
  • Second battle field at Bull Run

    Shows the Union forces under Gen. John Pope and the Confederates under Gen. Robert E. Lee on the 29th, 30th, and 31st of August 1862 in an area of Virginia defined by the towns of Chantilly to the north, Manassas Junction to the South, Centreville to the east and Gainesville to the west.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Botetourt Co. North west section.

    "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. ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • A map of Albemarle County, Virginia /

    Shows magisterial districts and names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. "Eng. by Worley & Bracher." "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1875 by G. Peyton in the of the Librarian of Congress at Washington." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes "Table of distances," statistical information, and ill. LC copy imperfect: Discoloration ...

    • Contributor: Peyton, G.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1875
  • Map of the region between Gettysburg, Pa. and Appomattox court house, Va. : including all the battle-fields [sic] of the Army of Northern Virginia /

    Relief shown by hachures. Reduced and redrawn version of the index map in the U.S. Army, Corps of Engineer's Military Maps Illustrated the Operations of the Armies of the Potomac & James... ([Washington] War Dept., Office of the Chief of Engineers, 1869). For a complete description of the atlas see entry no. 518. Map indicates cities and towns, roads, railroads, drainage, and defensive works ...

    • Contributor: Michler, N.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 186?
  • Map & profile of the Virginia & Tennessee Rail Road.

    Strip map of Virginia between Lynchburg and Bristol, Tenn. Shows drainage, coal and copper fields, county boundaries, cities, towns, and roads. Chartered March 24, 1848, under the name of Lynchburg abd Tennessee Railroad. Consolidated in 1871 under Atlantic, Mississippi, and Ohio Railroad. See entry 331. [From published bibliography]

    • Contributor: Blackford, W. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1856
  • Map of the rebel capital : topographical sketch of the city of Richmond, Virginia with the surrounding encampments /

    From the New York herald, Nov. 12, 1861, p. [1]. Relief shown by hachures. Shows buildings, streets, rivers, railroads and encampments. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's Archives Research Services department for more information. Bosse, D. Civil War newspaper maps, 692 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. C. ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Virginia, Bland County.

    "April 27th, 1866." Signed in ink in lower left corner: John S. Peek ... . Mounted on cloth. LC Land ownership maps, 1217 Includes list of explanations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Peek, John S.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1866
  • [Map of the Shenandoah Valley, from Front Royal and Middletown to Staunton, etc.].

    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 (some col.) on a 3/8-inch pencil grid, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H148 In pencil on verso: 25. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 186?
  • Plan of the battle of Fisher's Hill, Virginia. Fought September 22nd, 1864.

    Despite a strong natural defensive position near Fisher's Hill, south of Strasburg, Va., Early's Confederates were overwhelmed by Sheridan's greater numbers. Map shows the flanking movement led by Crook as well as the position of the Union forces just prior to their frontal assault. The detail of the distribution of the Confederate forces was contained on that portion of the map that is missing.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • 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 of the Battle of the Wilderness, Va. : May 5th to 12th.

    While labelled the Battle of the Wilderness (May 5-6), this map depicts troop locations and movements during engagements in the days immediately following as both armies met at Spotsylvania Court House (May 8-12) and Union forces under Grant made slow but steady progress moving southeast toward the James River and their ultimate goal, Richmond. This map encompasses the Rapidan River to the northeast, and ...

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864