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    Military maps.

    Relief shown by contours, hachures, and spot heights on some maps. Depths shown by contours on some maps. Title from cover (on mounted label). Maps dated from 1862 to1879. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 92 LeGear. Atlases of the United States, 10672 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy annotated in lead pencil on leaf ...

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1879

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    Military maps of the war of the Rebellion-miscellaneous, [1865-1879].

    LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 100 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights on some maps. Depths shown by contours on some maps. Title from cover (on mounted label). Maps dated from 1865 to 1879. Bound collection of maps presented to the Library of Congress by ...

    • Contributor: United States. War Department - Townsend, C. McD. (curtis McDonald)
    • Date: 1879

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    History of the Army of the Cumberland : its organization, campaigns, and battles, written at the request of Major-General George H. Thomas chiefly from his private military journal and official and other ...

    Relief shown by shading and hachures on some maps. Depths shown by contours on some maps.. The format of this atlas as issued was 3 p. l., 22 col. fold. maps, 23 x 15 cm. The letter press and maps have been mounted and rebound as above. Atlas accompanies two-volume history by Thomas B. Van Horne. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 102 For ...

    • Contributor: Van Horne, Thomas (thomas Budd) - Thomas, George Henry - Ruger, Edward - Van Horne, Thomas
    • Date: 1875

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    [Map of the world on the Mercator projection].

    Shows latitude of Virginia. Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil over grid, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H200 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In ink in upper left corner: No. 4. In pencil on verso: 139.

    • Date: 1875
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    Map of the United States

    Arsenals, armories, forts, and barracks indicated by red flags. Gift; Miss Eleanor Sherman Fitch; July 7, 1942. Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington, D.C. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S197 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes notes, inset of Alaska, and inset of West Indies and Central America. LC copy imperfect: Map sectioned into 4 pieces, ...

    • Contributor: United States. War Department. Office of the Chief of Engineers - Humphreys, A. A. (andrew Atkinson) - Freyhold, Edward
    • Date: 1877
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    Map of the United States showing the limits of the military departments and the positions of the military posts

    "First ed. issued in 1869." Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington, D.C. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S198 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes notes, inset of Alaska, and inset of West Indies and Central America. Stamped in blue ink in lower-left margin of each sheet: 168B. LC copy imperfect: Sheets mounted on cloth, minor loss ...

    • Contributor: United States. War Department. Office of the Chief of Engineers - Humphreys, A. A. (andrew Atkinson) - Freyhold, Edward
    • Date: 1877
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    Map of Appalachian Virginia (& parts of W. Va. & Ky.)

    Pen-and-ink and pencil over ink grid, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H209 In pencil on verso: 195. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah - Humphreys, D. C.
    • Date: 1873
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    Battle field of Gettysburg.

    Scale 1:12,000 (1 inch equals 1000 feet). LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 353.5 From the Jubal Early Collection in the Manuscript Division, L.C. Detailed topographic map subsequently used as the base for John B. Bachelder's "Map of the Battle Field of Gettysburg" (see entry nos. 325 and 326) "Positions of troops are not given." "The map is reduced from one on a scale ...

    • Contributor: Warren, G. K. (gouverneur Kemble) - Warren, G. K.
    • Date: 187?
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    Map of the battle field of Gettysburg. July 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 1863

    Scale 1:12,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 325 "Topography engraved by Julia Bien . . . N.Y. Positions & lettering by Louis E. Neuman . . . N.Y." "Printed by Endicott & Co. . . . N.Y." The maps are entitled: First day's battle. Second day's battle. Third day's battle. "The map is reduced from one on a scale of 200 feet to ...

    • Contributor: Bachelder, John (john Badger) - Bachelder, John
    • Date: 1879
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    Map of the battle field of Gettysburg. July 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 1863

    "Printed by Endicott & Co. . . . N.Y." "The map is reduced from one on a scale of 200 feet to the inch, deposited in the Archives of the office of the Chief of Engineers. The survey was ordered by Brevet Major General A. A. Humphreys, Chief of Engineers, and conducted under Brevet Major General G. K. Warren, Major of Engineers." "Topography engraved ...

    • Contributor: Bachelder, John (john Badger) - Bien, Julius - Neuman, Louis E. - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1876
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    Map of the vicinity of Hagerstown, Funkstown, Williamsport, and Falling Waters, Maryland

    Scale ca. 1:21,500. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 245 "United States forces are shown in blue [and] Confederate forces are shown in red." Indicates houses, names of residents, stone fences, roads, vegetation, drainage, and relief by hachures. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1879
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    South Mountain showing the positions of the forces of the United States and the enemy during the battle fought by the Army of the Potomac under the command of Major General G. ...

    Scale ca. 1:17,600. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 258 Detailed map giving the morning and evening positions of the Union troops and the morning position of the Confederate troops, roads, contour lines, drainage, vegetation, houses, names of residents, and fences. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers
    • Date: 1872
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    [South Mountain showing the positions of the forces of the United States and the enemy during the battle fought by the Army of the Potomac under the command of Major General G. ...

    Scale ca. 1:18,500. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 259 Another edition. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers
    • Date: 1872
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    Map of Piedmont Virginia

    Shows area from southwest Loudoun County to Carroll County, Virginia. Relief shown by spot heights. Pen-and-ink and pencil, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H210 In pencil on verso: 197. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah - Humphreys, D. C.
    • Date: 1873
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    Map of middle Virginia

    Shows area from northwest Fairfax County to southwest Pittsylvania County to southeast Greensville County, Virginia. Pen-and-ink, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H212 In pencil on verso: 198. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1873
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    Map of Virginia

    Shows canals and railways. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. LC copy imperfect: Torn along fold line and piece cut from lower left margin.

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah - A. Hoen & Co.
    • Date: 1874
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    Geological map of Virginia & West Virginia showing their chief geological sub-divisions

    Relief shown by hachures. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H218 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. LC copy: Extensive ink, pencil, and annotations with watercolor showing the different types of geological formations. LC copy: Title in ms. in lower left. In pencil on verso: 183.

    • Contributor: Rogers, William Barton - Guyot, A. (arnold)
    • Date: 187?
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    Hotchkiss' geological map of Virginia and West Virginia

    Relief shown by hachures. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H219 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Ink and watercolor annotations showing "The great Limestone valley" and the "Lower coal measures coking coals" and ink annotations showing radial distances from Buchanan. LC copy imperfect: Holes along fold line. In pencil on verso: 464.

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah - A. Hoen & Co.
    • Date: 1875
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    [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 ...

    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. ...

    • Date: 1870
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    Map showing locations of iron properties on and near Chesapeake and Ohio Railway, Virginia

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows area west of Staunton to Covington, Virginia. Pen-and-ink and watercolor over pencil grid on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H234 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 203.

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1879
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    Map of Royal Land Company's railroad (narrow gauge) from their anthracite coal fields to deep water

    Shows central Virginia from the Allegheny Mountains to the Chesapeake Bay. Relief shown by form lines. Pencil (some col.) on tracing paper, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) H267 LC Railroad maps, 549 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

    • Contributor: Braxton, Carter M. - Royal Land Company
    • Date: 187?
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    Map of the drainage and catchment basin of Asylum Creek to illustrate a report on a water supply for the W.L. Asylum of Va.

    Shows outline of the catchment and drainage basin of the Asylum Creek a tributary of Lewis Creek in Staunton, Virginia and names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north to the bottom. Pen-and-ink and pencil, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H333 In pencil on verso: 167. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster ...

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah - Western Lunatic Asylum (va.)
    • Date: 1879
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    Map of the drainage & catchment basin of Asylum Creek to illustrate the question of a water supply for the Western Lunatic Asylum, Staunton, Va.

    Relief shown by hachures. Date and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil on 2 sheets of pasted together lined paper to form an irregularly shaped sheet and mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H334 In pencil on verso: 203. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah - Western Lunatic Asylum (va.)
    • Date: 1879
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    Battle fields of Fisher's Hill [22 Sept. 1864] and Cedar Creek [19 Oct. 1864], Virginia

    Relief shown by contour lines, hachures, and spot elevations. Detailed map indicating earth and wood entrenchments, troop positions and movements, names of commanders and some unit numbers, roads, "Manassas Gap Railroad," houses, names of inhabitants, fences, vegetation, drainage, fords, street pattern of Middletown and Strasburg. Union and Confederate troop positions are hand-colored blue and red respectively. Description derived from published bibliography. LC Civil War ...

    • Contributor: Gillespie, G. L.
    • Date: 1873
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    Map of Little North Mt. land (collat to SGC 20m Ap. 1, 1879)

    Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink and pencil (some col.) over ink and pencil grid on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H242 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 183.

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1876