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    Map of the battlefield near Belmont, Missouri

    Description derived from published bibliography. Oriented with north to left. Shows Confederate camp and batteries near Columbus, Kentucky, "Camp and battery of secessionists" near Belmont, Missouri, Union troop positions and movements during battle, location and names of Union gunboats, roads, vegetation, fences and relief shown by hachures. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's Archives ...

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1876
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    Plan of Fort Donelson and its outworks

    Description derived from published bibliography. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Shows topography by hachures, drainage, vegetation, roads, houses, fences, a plan of Dover, fallen timber, "enemy's" tents and log huts, water batteries, entrenchments, Grant's headquarters, and the location of the divisions of General Smith, General Wallace, and General McClernand. A profile of the fort, another profile of the rifle pits, and one ...

    • Contributor: McPherson, James Birdseye - Janney - Kossak, William - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1875
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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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    Map of the battlefield of Perryville, Ky. : Major General Don Carlos Buell commanding the U.S. forces, General Braxton Bragg commanding the Confederate forces. October 8th 1862

    "Authorities: surveys by Edward Ruger and Anton Kilp [and] official reports of officers of both armies." "Julius Bien & Co., photo lith." Annotated in red and blue to show Union and Confederate positions. Description derived from published bibliography. Map gives "position of General Gilbert's corps on the evening of October 7th" and the positions of both the Union and Confederate troops "on the 8th ...

    • Contributor: Ruger, Edward - Kilp, Anton - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers - Julius Bien & Co.
    • Date: 1877
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    [Central Virginia showing Lieut. Gen'l. U.S. Grant's Campaign and marches of the armies under his command in 1864-65

    Scale 1:350,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 516 Another edition. From 39th Cong., 1st Sess. [1866]-Report of the Chief Engineer U.S.A. No. 11. In lower right corner: Bowen & Co. lith., Philada. Map extends from Martinsburg south to Dinwiddie C. H. and from Staunton east to Port Tobacco. In this edition, the map title and legend have been moved from the right hand ...

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1865
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    Military map showing the topographical features of the country adjacent to Harper's Ferry Va. : including Maryland, Loudoun, and Bolivar Heights, and portions of South and Short Mountains, with the positions of ...

    "Engraved in the Engr. Dept." Relief shown by hachures and form lines. Similar to no. 1050, Swem, E.G. Maps relating to Virginia. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's Archives Research Services department for more information. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 700 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. ...

    • Contributor: Weyss, J. E. - Michler, N. (Nathaniel) - United States. Army of the Potomac. Engineer Dept - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
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    Map of battle-grounds of August 28th, 29th & 30th, 1862, in the vicinity of Groveton, Prince William Co., Va.

    Scale 1:21,120; 3 in. to 1 mile. Relief shown by contours and hachures. Alternate title: Illustrative map accompanying argument of petitioner's counsel, positions of troops delineated by his counsel : no. 5, 6 P.M., Aug 29th '62. At head of title: Engineer Department, U.S. Army, Bvt. Maj. Gen. A. A. Humphreys, Brig. Gen. & Chief of Engineers. LC copy annotated in ink: Porter's map ...

    • Contributor: Warren, G. K. (Gouverneur Kemble) - McCrary, George W. (George Washington) - Humphreys, A. A. (Andrew Atkinson) - Hawley, Joseph R. (Joseph Roswell) - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers - Warren, G. K.
    • Date: 1878
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    Upper Potomac from McCoy's Ferry to Conrad's Ferry and adjacent portions of Maryland and Virginia.

    Scale ca. 1:130,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 245.2 Another edition. Corrections S.W. of Winchester by Capt. Meigs, Sept. 1864. 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: 1864
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    Guide leaflets for the tour of historic Civil War defenses, Washington D.C.

    Relief shown by contours on some maps. Title from title sheet (sheet #1). Facsims. of Civil War fortification maps of Washington D.C. Original version: [S.l. : s.n., 1861?-1865]. LC sheets imperfect: Use-worn, punch-holed in left margin, rubber-stamped on verso to indicate sheet numbers. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 689 Sheets variously include notes, captions, and/or index of facilities. Available also through the Library ...

    • Contributor: United States. Office of National Capital Parks - Barnard, J. G. (John Gross) - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1861

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    Part of the military department of the South, embracing portions of Georgia and South Carolina.

    Map of western South Carolina and northern Georgia extending from the North Carolina-South Carolina border south to Jacksonville, Georgia and from Camden, South Carolina west to Athens, Georgia. Depicted are roads, railroads, rivers, place names, and some houses and names of residents.

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1865
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    Central Virginia showing Lieut. Gen'l. U.S. Grant's Campaign and marches of the armies under his command in 1864-65

    Scale 1:350,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 513 Map extends from Dinwiddie C. H. to about four miles north of the District of Columbia and from Lexington east to Heathsville. The routes of the II, V, VI, IX, X, XVIII, XIX, XXIV, and XXV corps, the regular cavalry, and Sheridan's cavalry are identified by colored lines. The badges of the corps are given ...

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1865
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    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

    "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
    • Date: 1877
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    Military maps of the United States.

    Relief shown by contours, hachures, and spot heights on some maps. Depths shown by contours on some maps. Title from spine. Maps dated from 1862 to 1883. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 93 LeGear. Atlases of the United States, 10674 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Includes list of contents affixed to blank page preceeding map sheets. ...

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1883

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    Map of the defences of the city of Mobile. [1862-64]

    Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 107 From 39th Cong., 1st Sess. [1866]-Report of the Chief Engineer, U.S.A. No. 10. Map of Mobile and environs, showing roads, "Mobile and Ohio Rail-Road," drainage, vegetation, hachures, and fortifications at Blakely and Spanish Fort and those built in 1862, 1863, and 1864 at Mobile. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library ...

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1866
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    Sketch of the battlefield of Logan's Cross Roads and of the enemys fortified position at and opposite Mill Spring, Ky. to which he retreated after his defeat, Major General George H. Thomas ...

    "Julius Bien & Co., Photo Lith." Description derived from published bibliography. Map of Logan's Cross Roads indicates four positions of Union and Confederate soldiers, troop camps, location of graves, roads, drainage, vegetation, houses, fences, and a few hachures. Map of Mill Spring shows Confederate entrenchments, roads, drainage, vegetation, hachures, houses and the names of residents. Eight-mile stretch of road between Longan's Cross Roads and ...

    • Contributor: Michler, N. (Nathaniel) - Ruger, Edward - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers - Julius Bien & Co.
    • Date: 1877
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    Hill no. 3 opposite Fort Maha[n] : [Washington D.C.].

    Relief shown by contours and spot heights. Black ink, red ink, and lead pencil. Mounted on cloth backing. At lower right: 211, L. Sheet 10. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 691.2 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1860
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    Plan of Fort Henry and its outworks

    Description derived from published bibliography. Oriented with north to the left. Shows topography by hachures, drainage, vegetation, roads, fallen timber, and a plan of the fort, with guns and quarters lettered and explained by a key. A profile of the fort and one of the rifle pits appears at the right. Similar to no. 413, LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.). This item is ...

    • Contributor: McPherson, James Birdseye - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1875
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    Copy of section of photograph map captured from the enemy, showing country adjacent to Richmond and lines of defensive works surrounding the city.

    Scale 1:80,000. Relief shown by hachures. LC copy 1 annotated in ink: Engr. Office Depmt. Va. & N.C., October 28th. Official, Peter S. Michie, 1st Lt. U.S. Engrs., Chief Engr. Depmt. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 642 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 110; 651/1; 651/2; 700/1; 700/2; 710/3

    • Contributor: United States. Army of the James - Michie, Peter Smith - Hawley, Joseph R. (Joseph Roswell) - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1864
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    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
    • Date: 1876
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    Map of the defences of Charleston city and harbor, showing also the works erected by the U.S. forces in 1863 and 1864

    At bottom of map: View off North Channel, Fort Sumter 3 1/2 miles distant, bearing W. 3/4 N., Febry. 18th 1865. Description derived from published bibliography. Shows drainage, vegetation, roads, railroads, soundings, shoals, channels, forts, batteries, picket line of the U.S. forces, plan of the city with the "effective, annoying [and] extreme range" of guns from Cumming's Point. The obstructions in the channel are ...

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 186?
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    The Middle Tennessee and Chattanooga campaigns of June, July, August, and September 1863.

    Relief shown by hachures. "Enlarged from a map compiled in 1865, by C.S. Mergell, under the direction of Col. W.E. Merrill ... and published by the Chief of Engineers of the Army in 1874." "Positions of troops located in 1891 by Captain S.C. Kellogg, 5th Cavalry." Maps 1-6 drawn by J. von Glümer; maps 7-8 drawn by Ward P. Winchell. "General orders, no. 101 ...

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers - Mergell, C. S. - Kellogg, Sanford C. (Sanford Cobb) - Glümer, J. V. - Winchell, Ward P.
    • Date: 1891

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    Rebel defences, Mobile, Alabama, occupied by Union forces under Maj. Gen. E.R.S. Canby comdg.

    Scale ca. 1:18,200. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 108 From 39th Cong., 1st Sess. [1866]-Report of the Chief Engineer, U.S.A. No. 9. Map shows the three lines of fortifications constructed in 1862, 1863, and 1864, streets, "Mobile and Ohio Rail Road," vegetation, drainage, and relief by hachures. Most of the streets are not named. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1866
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    Map of the battlefield near Belmont, Missouri

    Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 297 Detailed map showing Confederate camp and batteries near Columbus, Kentucky, "Camp and battery of secessionists" near Belmont, Missouri, Union troop positions and movements during battle, location and names of Union gunboats, roads, vegetation, fences,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: 1876
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    Upper Potomac from McCoy's Ferry to Conrad's Ferry and adjacent portions of Maryland and Virginia

    Scale ca. 1:130,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 245.15 Map, without border, extends from Frederick, Maryland, west to Winchester, Virginia, and Hagerstown, Maryland, south to Front Royal, Virginia. Depicted are roads, railroads, canals, drainage, houses, cities and towns, and relief by hachures. In some areas, countryside is described by terms such as "hilly & wooded country," "open country," etc. Stamped in lower left ...

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1863
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    Topographical sketch of the Battle field of Stone River

    "Reduced by Waggoner. Phot. Carpenter." Hand-colored photocopy of manuscript map showing U.S. and Confederate troop positions. 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 raster image. 1969, source unknown; Oct. 2003, Map Cataloging Team. Civil War project no.: lva00158. ...

    • Contributor: Weyss, J. E. - Michler, N. (Nathaniel) - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1863