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    The historical war map.

    Scale ca. 1:3,250,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 21.1 In Russell, Benjamin B. The historical war map. Boston [1862] 24 p. Map of southeastern United States showing forts and battlefields, railroads, state boundaries, rivers, and town. Principal engagements are not described in this or in the following issues (LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), nos. 22 and 23). Population statistics and "Date[s] of ...

    • Contributor: Asher & Co. - Russell, (benjamin )
    • Date: 1862
  • Map

    The historical war map.

    Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 23 Another issue. c1862. From Taylor, Hudson. The historical war map. Washington, [1863] 72 p. Similar to the preceding issue (Civil War Maps entry no. 22). Includes inset maps entitled "South-east Virginia," "North-east Virginia," "Vicksburg and vicinity," and "Charleston and vicinity." Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site ...

    • Contributor: Asher & Co.
    • Date: 1863
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    Bacon's military map of the United States shewing the forts & fortifications.

    Scale ca. 1:8,000,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 24 Ent. Sta. Hall: Aug. 182 , 1862. At top of map: 1s. Bacon's military map of America. 1s. Forts are named and marked by small flags. Map also includes towns, railroads, names and boundaries of states and territories, and relief by hachures. "Free or non-slaveholding states" are colored green, "border slave states" are yellow, ...

    • Contributor: Bacon and Company
    • Date: 1862
  • Map

    Birds eye view of Kentucky and Tennessee showing Cairo and part of the southern states.

    Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 23.5 At top of map: Panorama of the seat of war. Panoramic view looking south from Cairo, Illinois, showing parts of Illinois, Missouri, Kentucky, Tennessee, and Arkansas. Smoke over Fort Donelson, Tennessee, and the presence of gunboats on the Cumberland River depict the fort's fall to Union forces in February 1862. Description derived from published ...

    • Contributor: Bachmann, John
    • Date: 1862
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    G. Woolworth Colton's new guide map of the United States & Canada, with railroads, counties, etc.

    Scale 1:3,168,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 25.3 "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1861, by G. Woolworth Colton." Insets: Plan of the southern portion of Florida. 16 x 13 cm.-Western portion of the United States. 18 x 20 cm.-The southern portion of Texas. 9 x 10 cm. Includes tables of "Cities and towns with a population of 10,000 and ...

    • Contributor: Colton, G. Woolworth (george Woolworth) - Colton, G. Woolworth
    • Date: 1862
  • Map

    Western territory of the present war. Eastern territory of the present war.

    Scale ca. 1:1,900,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 30.3 Two maps printed on sheet; the western territory map measures 59 x 43 cm. and the eastern territory map measures 59 x 48 cm. Inset: Topographical map of the country between Fortress Monroe & Richmond. 10 x 19 cm. Two maps have been attached to top margin: [Map of Washington, D. C., Alexandria, and ...

    • Contributor: Magnus, Charles
    • Date: 1862
  • Map

    Sketch of the eastern part of the U.S., showing territorial extent of the rebellion at different epochs during the war for its suppression : also--marching routes of the U.S. forces, localities & ...

    Shows areas occupied by the U.S. forces at several times during the early Civil War using blue, green, and red boundary lines. Covers the U.S. westward to approx. 95°W latitude. Relief shown by shading. Transfer; U.S. Dept. of Commerce and Labor; Apr. 24, 1911. Assumed to have been drawn as a preliminary sketch for the printed map "Historical sketch of the rebellion", published by ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Hilgard, J. E. (julius Erasmus)
    • Date: 1862
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    Historical sketch of the rebellion. May 1862.

    Scale ca. 1:5,850,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 34 Indicates "limits of loyal states in July 1861," "limits occupied by United States forces March 1st 1862," "limits occupied by United States forces May 15th 1862," railroads, rivers, names and boundaries of states, and principal towns. See also entry nos. 35, 36, 39, 40, 40.1, and 49. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1862
  • Map

    Historical sketch of the rebellion.

    Scale ca. 1:5,850,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 35 Another edition. July 1862 Indicates by colored lines the "limits of loyal states in July, 1861, limits occupied by United States forces March 1st 1862... May 15th 1862 & 85; [and] July 15th 1862." See also entry nos. 34, 36, 39, 40, 40.1, and 49. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1862
  • Map

    Bacon's steel plate map of America, political, historical & military.

    Scale 1:5,702,400. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 36.8 "Federal free states" are outlined in red, "Federal slave states" are yellow, "Federal territories (free)" are orange, and "Confederate states (slave)" are green. Inset: Outline of England on the same scale. 13 x 10 cm. Includes population tables, "Extracts from the official census report of 1860," a brief description of the Federal navy, a table ...

    • Contributor: Bacon & Co.
    • Date: 1863
  • Map

    Lloyd's new military map of the border & southern states.

    Relief shown by hachures. "Territory held by rebels, December 10th, 1863, in red; territory gained from rebels since January 1st, 1862, in green." Battlefields shown by red lines and strategic places by red dots. Transferred from Joseph Warren Keifer Papers in Manuscript Division. Includes inset of southern Florida. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy imperfect: Brittle, ...

    • Contributor: H.H. Lloyd & Co. - Keifer, Joseph Warren
    • Date: 1863
  • Map

    Historical sketch of the rebellion

    Scale 1:5,850,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 49 "Limit of loyal states in July, 1861, limit of territory controlled by U.S. forces July 31st 1863, [and] limit of territory gained from July 31st 1863 to Jan. 1st 1864" indicated by colored lines. Small ships denote the extent of the naval blockade. "Population census 1860" in the lower right corner. See also Civil War ...

    • Contributor: Lindenkohl, H. (henry) - United States Coast Survey - Lindenkohl, H.
    • Date: 1864
  • Map

    Historical sketch of the Rebellion : [United States]

    Scale ca. 1:5,800,000. LC copy annotated in pencil. Shows "Limits of territory controlled by U.S. Forces July 31st 1863." LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 40.1 Another issue. From the papers of Joseph Roswell Hawley in the Manuscript Division. Similar to the preceding issue (Civil War Maps entry no. 40). Legend is changed from "limits occupied by the United States forces July 1863" to ...

    • Contributor: Lindenkohl, H. (henry) - Hawley, Joseph R. (joseph Roswell) - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - Lindenkohl, H.
    • Date: 1863
  • Map

    Historical sketch of the rebellion

    Scale ca. 1:5,850,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 39 Blue lines denote the "limits of the loyal states in July, 1861" and red lines indicate the "limits occupied by United States forces July 20th 1863." See also entry nos. 34, 35, 36, 40, 40.1, and 49. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Lindenkohl, H. (henry) - Lindenkohl, H.
    • Date: 1863
  • Map

    Historical sketch of the rebellion : [United States]

    Shows "limits of loyal states in July 1861" outlined in blue, "limits occupied by United States forces July 1863" outlined in red, and coastal blockades. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 40, S1 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes "Population census 1860" table. LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined, mounted on cloth.

    • Contributor: Lindenkohl, H. (henry) - Krebs, Charles G. - United States Coast Survey - Lindenkohl, H.
    • Date: 1863
  • Map

    Lloyd's new map of the United States, the Canadas and New Brunswick, from the latest surveys, showing every railroad & station finished to June 1863, and the Atlantic and Gulf coasts from ...

    Map of eastern United States, showing roads, railroads, distances by rail, towns, state and county names, and boundaries. Areas shaded pink represent the "rebellious states" and the green areas represent "all the southern territory that we hold from the South, after four years' war up to October 4, 1864." -- LC Civil War maps.

    • Contributor: Lloyd, James T.
    • Date: 1863
  • Map

    Phelps and Watson's historical and military map of the border & southern states.

    Scale ca. 1:2,534,400. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 43.8 "Entered according to Act of Congress; in the year 1862 by Phelps & Watson." Includes list of "Battles of the war" in 1861 and 1862. Accompanied by pamphlet entitled New Historical War Map (35 p., 17 x 12 cm.) containing a "Brief description of 10 battles and skirmishes of the war," 1861-63. For other ...

    • Contributor: Phelps & Watson
    • Date: 1863
  • Map

    Map of the United States, showing the territory in possession of the Federal Union, January, 1864.

    Scale ca. 1:7,400,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 48 Indicates by color the territories "claimed by the confederates in 1861," "in the military possession of the Confederates in 1861," "reclaimed from rebellion by the Federal Union," and "remaining in possession of the Rebels January, 1864." Map also includes rail lines and gauges, towns, forts, rivers, state boundaries, and distances by rail. Description derived ...

    • Contributor: Bacon and Company
    • Date: 1864
  • Map

    United States: map showing loyal states in green, what the rebels still hold in red, and what the Union soldiers have wrested from them in yellow.

    Scale ca. 1:13,500,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 49a At top of map: Presidential campaign, 1864. Includes portraits of Lincoln, Johnson, McClellan, Pendleton (presidential and vice-presidential candidates) as well as small portraits of 14 former presidents. Also includes short biographies of the candidates, the Union and Democratic platforms, and Lincoln's and McClellan's letters of acceptance. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through ...

    • Contributor: H.H. Lloyd & Co.
    • Date: 1864
  • Map

    Map of the rebellion, as it was in 1861 and as it is in 1864.

    Scale ca. 1:10,200,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 51.3 From Harper's weekly, v. 8, Mar. 19, 1864. p. 181. Map indicates the "Military line of the rebellion July 1st 1861" and the eastern and western sections of the rebellion, February 1864. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Date: 1864
  • Map

    Lloyd's new military map of the border & southern states

    Scale ca. 1:850,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 71 At top of map: The rebellion as it was and as it is. Shows "territory held by Rebels April 1st, 1865, in red," "territory gained from Rebels since January 1st, 1862, in yellow," and "Sherman's march from Chattanooga, in blue." Battlefields are marked by red lines and strategic places, by red dots. Indicates towns, ...

    • Contributor: Hall, Edward S.
    • Date: 1865
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    Campaigns of the Civil War in the East.

    16904 U.S. Copyright Office Scale ca. 1:10,000,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 71c.2 Copyright, 1910, by A. B. Adlerman. "Plate no. 8" in the lower right margin. Map of the South Atlantic states showing "Shermans march." Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Kenyon Company
    • Date: 1865
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    Campaigns of the Civil War in the West.

    16903 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright, 1910, by A. B. Adlerman. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 71c.4 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. "Plate no. 7" in the lower right margin. Map of Kentucky, Tennessee, Mississippi, Alabama, Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, and parts of adjoining states. "Shermans march" in Georgia shaded gray.

    • Contributor: Kenyon Company
    • Date: 1865
  • Map

    Map of the seat of war. To accompany the American Conflict.

    Scale ca. 1:2,170,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 59 Map of the southeastern United States showing battlefields, forts, infantry and calvary routes, towns, railroads, county and state boundaries, and rivers. Insets: Map of the lower portion of Texas. 7 x 9 cm.-Map of the lower portion of Florida. 11 x 9 cm. Prepared to accompany Greeley, Horace. The American Conflict... Hartford, 1864-66. 2v. ...

    • Contributor: O.D. Case & Company
    • Date: 1865
  • Map

    Map of the seat of war. To accompany the American Conflict.

    Scale ca. 1:2,170,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 60 Another edition. Map of the southeastern United States showing battlefields, forts, infantry and calvary routes, towns, railroads, county and state boundaries, and rivers. Insets: Map of the lower portion of Texas. 7 x 9 cm.-Map of the lower portion of Florida. 11 x 9 cm. Prepared to accompany Greeley, Horace. The American Conflict... Hartford, ...

    • Contributor: O.D. Case & Company
    • Date: 1866