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  • Map
    Map of northern military movements: between New York & St. Louis Scale ca. 1:5,800,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 14.35 This map was originally published as an inset on Charles Magnus's Complete Map of the Rail Roads and Water Courses, in the United States & Canada (see Civil War Maps entry no 14.33). Indicated are railroads linking New York and St. Louis, but military movements are not depicted. Description derived from published bibliography. Available ...
    • Contributor: Magnus, Charles
    • Date: 1861
  • Map
    Rail road map of the southern states shewing the southern & southwestern railway connections with Philadelphia. Scale ca. 1:1,880,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 31.5 "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1862, by Thomas Kimber Jr." Inset: Southern part of Florida. 25 x 18 cm. Map depicts rail lines, roads, cities and towns, state and county boundaries, and rivers. 1863 edition published by Willis. P. Hazard is listed as Civil War Maps entry no. 44. Geography ...
    • Contributor: Philadelphia Board of Trade. Committee on Inland Transportation
    • Date: 1861
  • Map
    Map of United States military rail roads, showing the rail roads operated during the war from 1862-1866, as military lines Scale ca. 1:1,875,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 56 Map of the Southeast showing towns, forts, rivers, and state boundaries. Railroad gauges are printed in color. Engraver's name appears below the map title and in the lower right margin. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Bien, Julius
    • Date: 1866
  • Map
    Map of United States military rail roads, showing the rail roads operated during the war from 1862-1866, as military lines; under the direction of Bvt. Brig. Gen D. C. McCallum, Director and ... Map of the Southeast showing towns, forts, rivers, and state boundaries. Railroad gauge indicated by color.
    • Contributor: Bien, Julius
    • Date: 1866
  • Map
    Colton's plans of U. S. harbors showing the position & vicinities of the most important fortifications on the sea-board and in the interior Various scales. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 26 "No. 5" in upper left margin. 23 maps on one sheet as follows: The Mississippi River from Cairo to New Orleans. 49 x 14 cm.-St. Louis and vicinity. 11 x 10 cm.-Cairo and vicinity. 11 x 10 cm.-Memphis and vicinity. 11 x 8 cm.-Ft. Smith and vicinity. 8 x 10 cm-Fernandina [Florida] and vicinity. 8 ...
    • Contributor: Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins) - Colton, J. H.
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    Military map of the United States Shows military districts outlined and labeled in red. Relief shown by shading. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S8 Includes inset of Alaska. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Annotated in pencil at middle right: "Atlanta." LC copy imperfect: Sectioned into 4 pieces, mounted on cloth, mounted on paper, margins trimmed.
    • Contributor: Freyhold, Edward - Bien, Julius - United States. War Department. Office of the Chief of Engineers
    • Date: 1869
  • Collection
    Civil War Maps Brings together materials from three premier collections: the Library of Congress Geography and Map Division, the Virginia Historical Society, and the Library of Virginia. Among the reconnaissance, sketch, and theater-of-war maps are the detailed battle maps made by Major Jedediah Hotchkiss for Generals Lee and Jackson, General Sherman's Southern military campaigns, and maps taken from diaries, scrapbooks, and manuscripts all available for the first ...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Geography and Map Division - Library of Congress. National Digital Library Program - Virginia Historical Society - Library of Virginia
    • Date: 1999

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  • Map
    Military map of the middle and southern states showing the seat of war during the great rebellion in 1861 Scale ca. 1:2,370,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 17.4 General map of the southeastern states showing roads, railroads, cities and towns, rivers, state boundaries, and relief by hachures. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Schedler, J. (Joseph) - Schedler, J.
    • Date: 186?
  • Map
    Military map of the middle and southern states showing the seat of war during the great rebellion in 1861 Scale ca. 1:2,370,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 17.45 Another issue. General map of the southeastern states showing roads, railroads, cities and towns, rivers, state boundaries, and relief by hachures. Lacks names of lithographers. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Schedler, J. (Joseph) - Schedler, J.
    • Date: 186?
  • Map
    Map of the sourthern and border states, showing the actu alpositions [sic] of the national and rebel forces, and of the blockading fletes [sic] and vessels, the positions of the various fortifications ... Scale 1:3,220,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 6 From Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper [Oct. 26, 1861]. Map includes railroads, rivers, towns, names and boundaries of states, and some relief by hachures. Insets: The southern portion of Florida is on the same scale as the main map. 11 x 11 cm.-Vicinity of Washington City, D.C. Scale ca. 1:320,000. 13 x 16 cm. Description derived ...
    • Contributor: Colton, G. Woolworth (George Woolworth) - Colton, G. Woolworth
    • Date: 1861
  • Map
    The Tribune war maps Various scales. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 6.2 From the New-York Daily Tribune, July 30, 1861. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Includes "List of killed and wounded at the battle of Bull Run," p.3-4. Description derived from published bibliography.
    • Contributor: Colton, G. Woolworth (George Woolworth) - Colton, G. Woolworth
    • Date: 1861
  • Map
    Scott's great snake. Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1861 Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 11 Cartoon map illustrating Gen. Winfield Scott's plan to crush the Confederacy, economically. It is sometimes called the "Anaconda plan." Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Elliott, J.
    • Date: 1861
  • Map
    Lloyd's new military map of the border & southern states; drawn by Edward S. Hall. The map indicates drainage, relief by hachures, state boundaries, place names, canals, and the railroad network. Railroad names appear along the lines.
    • Contributor: Hall, Edward S. - H.H. Lloyd & Co.
    • Date: 1861
  • Map
    War maps and diagrams. Various scales. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 14.7 Incomplete copy of the map supplement issued by the New York Herald. Library of Congress bound copy of the newspaper for October-December 1861 does not include the map supplement. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Description derived from published bibliography.
    • Date: 1861
  • Map
    War maps and diagrams Various scales. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 14.8 Incomplete copy of the map supplement issued by the New York Herald. Library of Congress bound copy of the newspaper for October-December 1861 does not include the map supplement. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. For an earlier issue of the map "Our naval and military operations at a ...
    • Contributor: Hall, E. S.
    • Date: 1861
  • Map
    War maps and diagrams. Various scales. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 14.65 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Description derived from published bibliography.
    • Date: 1861
  • Map
    Civil War in America : Read's grand panoramic view of the free and confederated slave States of America : showing all the important cities, forts, harbours, rivers, railways &c. : from the ...
    Read's grand panoramic view of the free and confederated slave States of America
    Relief shown by shading and landform drawings. Includes text, notes, and population information. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: darkened, minor losses along vertical fold line, torn and repaired with staining along fold lines and edges on verso. CW3 Acquisitions control no. 2014-24.
    • Contributor: Read & Co. - Harrison
    • Date: 1861
  • Map
    H. H. Lloyd & Co's. campaign military charts showing the principal strategic places of interest Various scales. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 18 "H. H. Lloyd & Co's. military charts. Sixteen maps on one sheet." Maps of Annapolis, Key West, the Mississippi River, Chesapeake Bay and vicinity, Charleston, New Orleans, Savannah, Mobile Bay, the United States, Cairo, Pensacola Bay, Galveston Bay, Norfolk, Hampton Roads, Washington, D.C., and Harpers Ferry. In general, the maps indicate forts, towns, railroads, and ...
    • Contributor: Viele, Egbert L. (Egbert Ludovicus) - Haskins, Charles - Viele, Egbert L.
    • Date: 1861
  • Map
    Wyld's military map of the United States, the northern states, and the southern confederate states: with the forts, harbours, arsenals, and military positions. Scale ca. 1:4,600,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 19 "Slave states" outlined in blue. Insets: City of Washington and District of Columbia. Scale ca. 1:190,000. 13 x 14 cm. Country round Washington. Scale ca. 1:1,020,000. 18 x 24 cm.-Pensacola bay and its fortifications. Scale ca. 1:155,000. 12 x 14 cm.-Charleston and the harbour. Scale ca. 1:132,000. 10 x 9 cm. Description derived from ...
    • Contributor: Wyld, James
    • Date: 1861
  • Map
    Strategic war points of the United States. Scales vary. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 18.5 Cover title: Wyld's new map of the country round Richmond and Washington. . . London, James Wyld. List of "new publications" printed on the left side of the sheet. Lists of other maps appear inside the cover and attached to the verso. Signed "H. H. Horton" on the verso. Description derived from published bibliography. Available ...
    • Contributor: Wyld, James - Horton, H. H.
    • Date: 1861
  • Map
    The historical war map. Scale ca. 1:3,250,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 21 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 admission and secession of the Southern States" are given in lower left ...
    • Contributor: Asher & Co.
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    The historical war map. Scale ca. 1:3,250,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 20 Map of southeastern United States showing forts and battlefields, railroads, state boundaries, rivers, and town. Includes brief descriptions of the principal engagements. The last battle described is the capitulation of Norfolk, May 10, 1862. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Asher & Co.
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    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