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  • Map

    Plan of Fort Rosalia.

    Oriented with North to the right. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Pittman, Philip
    • Date: 1770
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    Plan der Schlacht von Gettysburg am 1, 2 & 3 Juli, 1863.-Plan zur Erlauterung von Gen. Grant's Vicksburg Campagne Mai-Juli, 1863

    Scales vary. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 348.5 From his Der Amerikanische Burgerkreig; Geschichte des Volks der Vereinigten Staaten vor, warhrend und nach der Rebellion. Philadelphia and Leipzig, Schafer und Koradi, 1867-69. facing p. 255. Gettysburg map shows the location of Union and Confederate corps. The Vicksburg campaign map indicates the route followed by General Grant. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also ...

    • Contributor: Schmidt, Ernst Reinhold
    • Date: 1863
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    Map of the battlefield of Shiloh.

    Scale 1:10,560. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 435.6 Stamped in red below title: Reproduced in Photographic Section, Military Information Division, General Staff. Anonymous map indicating roads, drainage, fields, woodland, contour lines, and the "boundary line of park." Troop positions and fortifications are not delineated. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Date: 1920
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    Shiloh National Military Park, Tenn.

    Scale 1:9600. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 439.2 "Advanced sheet. Subject to correction." Title at top of sheet: Tennessee (Hardin County) Shiloh National Military Park. Detailed topographical map indicating monuments, plaques, markers, and burial grounds. One hundred forty-five monuments are listed and keyed by numbers to the map. The contour interval is 5 feet. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: Geological Survey (u.s.)
    • Date: 1934
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    Shiloh National Military Park.

    Scale ca. 1:40,500. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 439.4 Illustrates a descriptive leaflet entitled "Shiloh National Military Park, Tennessee." Map indicates the park boundary, tour route, and points of interest. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1957
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    Shiloh National Military Park.

    Scale ca. 1:28,000. Folded title: Shiloh National Military Park, Tennessee. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 439.5 Includes descriptive index. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Text and illus. on verso. AACR2

    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1969
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    Shiloh National Military Park, Tennessee

    Scale ca. 1:28,000. Title from verso. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 439.6 Includes descriptive index, ill., and 2 insets. Text and ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2

    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1978
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    Map of the territory between Corinth, Miss. and Pittsburgh Landing, Tenn. showing positions and route of the Confederate army in its advance to Shiloh, April 3, 4, 5 & 6, 1862

    Scale ca. 1:82,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 439 At head of title: Shiloh National Military Park. Includes fortifications, roads, railroads, rivers, towns, and the names of few residents. Some roads have been hand-colored. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Thompson, Atwell
    • Date: 1901
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    Topographical sketch of the line of operations of the Army of the Ohio under the command of Major General D. C. Buell, U.S. Volunteers : evacuation of Corinth by the enemy, May ...

    Shows drainage, roads, railraods, dwellings with names of inhabitants, churches, "Buell's landing," "Battleground, 6th and 7th of Apr., 1862," and location of Buell's various headquarters, numbered I through VII, as he moved south from Shiloh Church to north of Farmington, Mississippi. LC copy annotated in red and blue ink. Red lines show the Confederate retreat after the battle. A cavalry symbol in red appears ...

    • Contributor: Michler, N. (nathaniel) - Michler, N.
    • Date: 1862
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    [Map of part of the counties of McNairy and Hardin, Tennessee, and Alcorn and Tishomingo, Mississippi.]

    Title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S159, S160, S161, 390, 391, 392 Pen and ink manuscript map indicating troop positions near Corinth, towns, mills, railroads, roads, and drainage. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Lyell, G. A.
    • Date: 1862
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    [Map of northwest Alabama and northeast Mississippi].

    "Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989." Pen and ink manuscript map drawn on tracing cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S14 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Date: 1863
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    A Plan of West Florida, the Isle of Orleans, and some parts of the Spanish dominions to the westward of the Mississipi.

    Scale 1:760,320; 12 miles to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Shows the present state of Mississippi, southeastern Louisiana, and Mobile Bay. Includes note on navigation and "This line being proposed to be the eastern boundary of the New Collony is supposed to run parrallel to the R. Mississipi and to continue in this direction 'till it strikes on the R. Ohio." Mounted on ...

    • Date: 1763
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    Map of the alluvial region of the Mississippi

    Scale 1:1,500,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 14.45 Another copy. At head of title: U.S. Miss. Delta Survey. Plate II. Map of the Mississippi River from Cape Girardeau to the delta showing the extent of the alluvial region. Another copy is in Sherman map. coll. no. 185. Another copy is in Fillmore map coll. no. 110-Q "Errata-Plate II" pasted to map in lower ...

    • Contributor: Mahon, Charles
    • Date: 1861
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    Map of the alluvial region of the Mississippi

    Scale 1:1,500,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 14.5 Another edition. Completely redrawn edition, with errors corrected. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Mahon, Charles
    • Date: 1861
  • Map

    Northern Mississippi and Alabama

    Scale 1:633,600. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 259.4 General map indicating cities and towns, roads and railroads, rivers, and some relief by hachures. The map is overprinted in red to show state names and highlight state boundaries and railroads. Another copy is in the James A. Garfield papers, Manuscript Division, L.C., series 8, container no. 1. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also ...

    • Contributor: Lindenkohl, A. - United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1864
  • Map

    [Northern Mississippi and Alabama]

    Scale 1:633,600. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 259.5 General map, without title. State names, boundaries, and railroads are colored red. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Lindenkohl, A. - United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1865
  • Map

    [Northern Mississippi and Alabama

    Relief shown by hachures. Differs from G3980 1865 .L5 CW 259.5 : lacks names of cartographer and litographer. On verso in ink: Portions Alabama, Mississippi, etc., U.S. Coast Survey. 1865. 1in = 10ms., No. 4. 1865 sett [sic] 6 sheets. Stamped on verso: Gilbert Thompson. Sheet 4 of a 6-sheet series of maps used by Gilbert Thompson during the Civil War. In addition to ...

    • Contributor: Lindenkohl, A. - United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1865
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    [Northern Mississippi and Alabama

    Relief shown by hachures. Differs from G3980 1865 .L5 CW 259.5 : lacks names of cartographer and litographer. "No. 3014 price 30 cents" is printed in upper left corner. Description derived from published bibliography. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 259.7 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Lindenkohl, A. - United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1865
  • Map

    Grierson's route from La Grange to Baton Rouge. [April 17-May 2, 1863].

    Scale ca. 1:3,625,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 259.2 From "Monthly record of current events," Harper's new monthly magazine, v. 27, June-Nov., 1863 p. 271. Map of "The seat of war on the Mississippi" is on the verso. 18 x 13 cm. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Date: 1863
  • Map

    Southern Mississippi and Alabama : showing the approaches to Mobile

    Covers the area west to east, from Jackson, Miss. to Montgomery, Ala. and north to south, from Philadelphia, Miss./Centreville, Ala. to Gulf of Mexico. Transferred from the Allen family papers in LC Manuscript Division. Annotated in ink on verso: Itinerary, march to Montgomery April 12 (or 13) to April 25, 1865, 16th A.C. LC copy imperfect: water marks scattered in map and deteriorated along ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Bache, A. D. (alexander Dallas)
    • Date: 1863
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    Map of the country between Millikens Bend, La. and Jackson, Miss. shewing the routes followed by the Army of the Tennessee under the command of Maj. Genl. U.S. Grant, U.S. Vols. in ...

    Scale 1:126,720. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 261 Drawn by: Maj. O. H. Matz, Asst. Eng. & 1st Lt. L. Helmle, 3d Mo. Vols. Inft. Surveys by: 1st Lt. P. C. Hains, U.S. Eng. & Asst. Engrs. Ulffers, Wrigley, Tunica, McComas & Mason. Geographl. authorities: La Tourette's sectl. map, U.S. land surveys, official county and city maps." Map of Hinds and Warren counties, ...

    • Contributor: Wilson, Js. H. - Matz, Otto H. - Helmle, L.
    • Date: 1876
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    [Map of the country between Millikens Bend, La. and Jackson, Miss. shewing the routes followed by the Army of the Tennessee under the command of Maj. Genl. U.S. Grant, U.S. Vols. in ...

    Scale 1:126,720. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 262 Another edition. Similar to the preceding map but drawn on stone by Hoffmann and lithographed by Gedney instead of Bien. This edition denotes the positions of the Union and Confederate troops by symbols rather than by colors, and the legend lacks the statement "Published by authority of the Hon. the Secretary of War. Office of ...

    • Contributor: Wilson, Js. H. - Matz, Otto H. - Helmle, L.
    • Date: 1876
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    [Map of the Big Black River, Mississippi, in the vicinity of Bush and Birdsong's ferries, 1863]

    Pencil sketch showing drainage, roads, houses, and names of residents. Small flags apparently indicate campsites. Description derived from published bibliography. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S114, 263 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Date: 1863
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    Map of battlefield of Big Black River Bridge, Mississippi, showing the positions of the U.S. troops, May 17th 1863

    Scale ca. 1:7200. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 264 Inset: [Cross] section of parapet A. 6 x 16 cm. Detailed map indicating "confederate works," Union troop positions and names of commanders, artillery positions, roads, "Vicksburg and Jackson Rail Road," houses, fences, vegetation, drainage, and relief by hachures. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster ...

    • Contributor: Mason, F. - United States Army. Office of the Chief of Engineers
    • Date: 1876
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    Map of battlefield of Big Black River Bridge, Mississippi, showing the positions of the U.S. troops, May 17th 1863

    Relief by hachures. Inset: [Cross] section of parapet A. 6 x 16 cm. Detailed map indicating "confederate works," Union troop positions and names of commanders, artillery positions, roads, "Vicksburg and Jackson Rail Road," houses, fences, vegetation, and drainage. Map differs from G3982.B54S5 1863 .M3 CW 264 with addition of Julius Bean & Col., photo. lith. at bottom center, below neat line. Description derived from ...

    • Contributor: Mason, F. - United States Army. Office of the Chief of Engineers
    • Date: 1876