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  • Henrico, Co., Virginia, with additions showing the defensive lines and works of Richmond.

    Scale ca. 1:62,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 643 "Authorities From Henrico Co. map photographed by U.S. Coast Survey and captured Rebel map." Indicates Confederate fortifications, houses, names of residents, towns, roads, railroads, relief by hachures, drainage, and vegetation. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • [Fortifications west of Dalton, Georgia].

    Relief shown by hachures. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pencil on stationery ruled in blue ink. Watermark in lower right corner. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S72, 174 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Stationery letterhead upside-down at lower left: Head-quarters Department of the Cumberland, Office Provost Marshal General. Stationery letterhead drawn ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Battlefields in front of Nashville where the United States forces commanded by Major General Geo. H. Thomas defeated and routed the Rebel army under General Hood, December 15th & 16th, 1864 /

    Relief shown by hachures. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 432 Detailed map indicating troop positions, names of commanders, fortifications, roads, railroads, houses, vegetation. Map includes a brief resume of the battle. Streets and houses of Nashville are not depicted. Description derived from published bibliography. "39th Cong. 1st. Sess - Report of the Chief Engineer U.S.A." On verso in pencil: Nashville battlefields, 1864; W.D. ...

    • Contributor: Peseux, M.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Battlefield in front of Franklin, Tenn. where the United States Forces, consisting of the 4th. & 23d. Corps and the Cavalry Corps M.D.M., all under the command of Maj. Gen'l J.M. Schofield, ...

    Relief shown by hachures. Indicates troop positions, roads, railraod, houses, names of residents, fences, drainage, and vegetation. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 424 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Merrill, W. E. (William Emery) - Merrill, W. E.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1874
  • Preliminary map of a part of the south side of James River : from surveys and reconnaissances /

    Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. At head of title: Chief Engineer's Office D.N.V. Maj Genl. J.F. Gilmer Chief Engr. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H19 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy: Sun print with pen-and-ink annotations over a pencil grid. Mounted on cloth. LC copy: Sheet 1 mounted on top ...

    • Contributor: Gilmer, Jeremy Francis - Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry) - Patton, J. Houston - Confederate States of America. Army. Department of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Information map : [Southeastern Tennessee] /

    LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S163 Incomplete; part of the title is wanting. Reconnaissance map of parts of Hamilton, Bradley, McMinn, Meigs, and Rhea counties, Tennessee, showing houses, names of residents, roads, railroads, drainage, and relief by hachures. The map is lithographed on four sheets of blue paper which have been joined together. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as ...

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Department of the Cumberland. Topographical Engineers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Sketch of the battle of Fredericksburg, Dezember [i.e. December] 13th, 1862 /

    Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink and pencil (some col.) over a 2-inch pencil grid on gray tracing paper, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H123 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Includes index to Confederate divisions' positions. In pencil on verso: 95.

    • Contributor: Blackford, W. W. (William Willis) - Blackford, W. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • [Civil War sketch book : Tennessee and Kentucky /

    Ms. (pen drawings). Title devised from content of atlas. Statement of responsibility from leaf [15]. Accompanied by a piece of tracing paper with autograph of O.O. Howard Maj. Gen. and P.H. Sheridan Maj. Gen. (9 x 10 cm.). LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 389.75 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 4-86

    • Contributor: Brooks, Alfred F.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • 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. - Powell, W. Angelo
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Fort McAllister : [Georgia].

    Relief shown by hachures. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S107, 182 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Pen-and-ink on tracing cloth mounted on paper. In ink and pencil in upper right corner: 68 written over 53.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Map of a part of Louisiana and Mississippi, illustrating the operations of the U.S. forces, in the Department of the Gulf

    Scale ca. 1:380,160. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 231 In margin at bottom: Line of marsh [sic] of Gen. Banks corps d'armee April & Mai 1863. Map extends from Natchez, Mississippi, in the north to Marsh Island, Louisiana, in the south, and Columbia, Mississippi, in the east to Alexandria, Louisiana, in the west. Roads, railroads, drainage, and towns are shown. Description derived from ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - Lindenkohl, H. (Henry)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Map of the cost [sic] of Georgia & Florida.

    Scale 1:253,440; 1/4 in. to 1 mile. Manuscript; pen-and-ink and watercolor. Covers the coast between Savannah and St. Augustine. Shows swamps and marshes. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 129.7 From the papers of Joseph Roswell Hawley. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Hawley, Joseph R. (Joseph Roswell)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Extract from the original (large scale) map of Gettysburg battle field in 4 sheets, being portions of sheets 2 and 3 lying S. & S.W. of the town of Gettysburg.

    Scale 1:2400 ("1" = 200 feet"). LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 350.5 Manuscript map drawn on tracing linen of the intersection of the Emmitsburg and Taneytown roads. Depicted are roads, buildings, names of residents, fence lines, vegetation, and fortifications, and relief by contour lines at intervals of 4 feet. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site ...

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • [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?
  • Hughes topographical military map of Richmond and Petersburgh [sic] cities with adjacent country in perspective showing the rebel fortifications

    Scale ca. 1:220,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 632.1 Copyright no. 27521. Deposited July 23, 1864. Stamped in lower left corner: Copyright Library Mar. 1865. This appears to be the work map for "Hughes military map of Richmond & Petersburgh [sic]. Va" (entry no. 632). A portion of Adolph Lindenkohl's "Military map of southeastern Virginia" (entry no. 463) has been used as a ...

    • Contributor: Hughes, William C.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Map of the battlefield of Pea Ridge, Arkansas, showing the positions of the United States and Confederate forces on the 8th of March 1862 /

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows drainage, vegetation, and houses. Includes the name of the lithographer, Julius Bien & Col. in the bottom margin. Description derived from published bibliography. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 117 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1876
  • Information map of part of Georgia.

    Shows vicinity of Pumpkinvine Creek in southeast Bartow County. Relief shown by hachures. Main entry from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Negative photocopy. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S100 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes names of select landowners. LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined, mounted on paper.

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Department of the Cumberland. Topographical Engineers - United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Map of United States military rail roads, showing the rail roads operated during the war from 1862-1866, as military lines

    Scale ca. 1:1,875,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 56 Map of the Southeast showing towns, forts, rivers, and state boundaries. Railroad gauges are printed in color. Engraver's name appears below the map title and in the lower right margin. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Bien, Julius
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1866
  • The Confederate states, with the border states & the adjoining portion of the Federal states

    Scale 1:3,600,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 48.1 At head of title: United States of North America: (South eastern division). General map showing state names and boundaries, countries, place names, railroads, and rivers. Mounted on the verso is an advertisement addressed "to tourists and travellers" describing the merits of the "series of travelling maps." Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: Bartholomew, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • 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 /

    Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1862 by J. Knowles Hare in the clerk's office of the District Court of the United States for the Southern District of New York." From: Johnson's new illustrated family atlas of the world, 1870. Prime meridian: Washington, D.C. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 602.65 In upper ...

    • Contributor: Johnson, A. J. (Alvin Jewett) - Johnson, A. J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1870
  • Preliminary chart of the Atlantic coast from Cape Hateras to Cape Florida. Autographic transfer 1861.

    Scale 1:1,200,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 17.7 At head of title: U.S. Coast Survey; A. D. Bache, Supdt. General chart indicating soundings, lighthouses, 10-and 100-fathom bottom contours, and the "axis of the Gulfstream." Another copy in the Geography and Map Division has been annotated to show "Lights, July 1862." Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Maedel, J. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • North and South in 1861

    Scale 1:13,000,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 13.9 From Wood, William. Captains of the Civil War; a chronicle of the blue and gray. New Haven, Yale University Press, 1921. Map indicates forts, barracks, camps, arsenals, navy yards, naval and military academies, navigable rivers, canals, railroads, the extent of the "Northern blockade of the South," and the "approximate line of division between North and ...

    • Contributor: Joerg, W. L. G. (Wolfgang Louis Gottfried) - Joerg, W. L. G.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1921
  • Perrine's New military map illustrating the seat of war : [southern U.S.]

    Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1862, by C.O. Perrine ..." Prime meridians: Greenwich and New York. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 31.3 Inset: Southern part of Florida. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Perrine, C. O. (Charles O.) - Asher & Co. - Perrine, C. O.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • From Occoquan to Brentsville /

    Selected buildings shown pictorially. "Transferred from Office of Chf. Engr., Defenses of Washington, to Engr. Dept., Jan'y 1866." Stamped on verso: By transfer, Chief Engineers Office, War Department. Oriented with north to the right. Pen-and-ink and pencil. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 593.2 In ink in upper left: 211, L. Sheet 9 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...

    • Contributor: Garton, M. N.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 186?
  • Region of the Seven Days' fighting [June 25-July 1, 1862].

    Scale ca. 1:210,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 651 From Century illustrated monthly magazine, v. 30, July 1885. p. 453. Map of the environs of Richmond showing roads, railroads, fortifications, towns, rivers, bridges, and swamps. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Wells, Jaco
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1885