Collection Items

  • Map
    Map illustrating the operations of the army under com'd of Maj. Gen. W.T. Sherman, in Georgia, from May 5th to September 4th, 1864 Shows Union and Confederate works in southeastern Tennessee and northwestern Georgia. Relief shown by hachures. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S33, 123 Annotation in ink "Ezra Ch[urch]" west of Atlanta. In manuscript pencil at lower left: "Federal lines in blue, Rebel [lines in] red." In manuscript ink at lower left: "Photographed at Chief Engr's Office, Mily. Divn. Miss., Atlanta, Ga." Available also through...
    • Contributor: Brooks, Alfred F. - Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - United States. Army. Military Division of the Mississippi. Chief Engrs. Office
    • Date: 1864-05-05
  • Map
    Map illustrating the operations of the army under command of General W.T. Sherman, in Georgia, from May the 5th to September the 4th, 1864 Shows Union and Confederate works in southeastern Tennessee and northwestern Georgia. Relief shown by hachures. Gift; Miss Eleanor Sherman Fitch; July 7, 1942. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S181, 127 Indicates coverage of 5 additional maps described under CW 131 and S200. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Sectioned horizontally into 2 sheets,...
    • Contributor: Gl├╝mer, J. V. - Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - Julius Bien & Co.
    • Date: 1864-05-05
  • Map
    Blue Springs : [Tennessee]. Shows position of Willcox Reserve (i.e. Gen. Orlando B. Willcox), October 10, 1863. From the Orlando M. Poe papers in LC Manuscript Division. Pencil drawing. Partially traced in ink on verso. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 396.3 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault
    • Contributor: Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - Willcox, Orlando
    • Date: 1863
  • Map
    Topographical map of the approaches and defences of Knoxville, E. Tennessee, shewing the positions occupied by the United States & Confederate forces during the siege Scale ca. 1:9,900. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 427 Union and confederate positions shown by the colors blue and red respectively. Indicates roads, railroads, contour lines, spot elevations, vegetation, drainage, and houses. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Rockwell, Cleveland - Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe)
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    Topographical map of the approaches and defences of Knoxville, E. Tennessee, shewing the positions occupied by the United States & Rebel forces during the siege Annotated in blue ink to show Union lines, in red ink to show Rebel lines, and blue and red ink to show lines of Union forces captured by the Rebels. Relief shown by hachures, contours, and spot heights. From the Orlando M. Poe papers in LC Manuscript Division. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 427.1, S167 LC copy annotated in ink at head of...
    • Contributor: Rockwell, Cleveland - Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - Talcott, R. H.
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    Map of Nashville, Tennessee. Detailed city map showing streets, railroads, all buildings (major ones identified), larger land tracts with owners' names, and streams. Relief shown by fold lines. Pen-and-ink (black) and lead pencil. Signed in ink handwriting at bottom: From Chief Eng'rs Office, H'd Qu'rs Mil'y Div'n of the Mis., O.M. Poe, Capt. & Actg. Chf. Eng'r. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Mounted on cloth backing....
    • Contributor: United States. Army. Military Division of the Mississippi. Chief Engrs. Office - Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe)
    • Date: 186?
  • Map
    Topographical map of Nashville, Tenn. Shows physicasl relief, street rights-of-way, railroads, and outstanding buildings. Does not show vernacular buildings or other cultural features. Relief shown by gradated hachures. Signed in ink handwriting at lower left: From Office Chief Eng'rs, Hd. Qrs. Mil'y Div'n of the Miss., O.M. Poe, Capt. Eng'rs, Actg. Chf. Engr. "Copy for the Head Quarters of the Post." Photocopy (Margedant photoreproduction [sunlight] process). Oriented with north...
    • Contributor: Willett, James R. (James Rowland) - Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - United States. Army. Military Division of the Mississippi. Chief Engrs. Office - Willett, James R.
    • Date: 186?