Collection Items

  • Map
    General map of the United States, showing the area and extent of the free & slave-holding states, and the territories of the Union : also the boundary of the seceding states "Entered in Sta. Hall, London - & according to act of Congress in the year 1857 by H.D. Rogers, in the Clerks Office of the District Court of Massachusetts." Publishers advertisements on cover panels pasted on verso. Includes list of "Population in 1856" for free and slave states. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect:...
    • Contributor: Rogers, Henry D. (Henry Darwin) - W. & A.K. Johnston Limited - Edward Stanford Ltd - Rogers, Henry D.
    • Date: 1857
  • Map
    Complete map of the rail roads and water courses in the United Staes & Canada. Also shows electric telegraph lines in operation. Shows only a portion of southern Canada. Shows wood block print of the first national Confederate flag overprinted on map and marks the boundary of the early Confederate states. "Entered according to act of Congress, in the year 1859, by Charles Magnus & Co. ..." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster...
    • Contributor: Charles Magnus & Co.
    • Date: 1859
  • Map
    Henrico County, Virginia
    Smith's map of Henrico County, Virginia.
    Relief shown by hachures. Annotated in ink: Henrico County, Virginia, photographed from Smith's map at the office of the U.S. Coast Survey, 1864. Annotated in ink: Smith's map of Henrico County, Virginia, from actual surveys by James Keily, Richmond, Robert P. Smith & C. Carpenter, 1853. LC Land ownership maps, 1278 LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 559.3 Sun print. Description derived from published...
    • Contributor: Keily, James
    • Date: 1853