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  • Map
    Johnson's new illustrated (steel plate) family atlas, with descriptions, geographical, statistical, and historical
    New Illustrated (steel plate) family atlas | New Illustrated family atlas | American atlas | Family atlas
    Relief shown by hachures. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 13.96 Phillips, 837 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Johnson's new military map of the United States showing forts, military posts &c. with enlarged plans of southern harbors; Map 20-21, listed in LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 13.96. LC copy imperfect: Brittle, with losses and repairs ...
    • Contributor: Johnson, A. J. (Alvin Jewett) - Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins) - Johnson and Ward - Johnson, A. J.
    • Date: 1862

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    Johnson's new illustrated (steel plate) family atlas, with descriptions, geographical, statistical, and historical
    New Illustrated (steel plate) family atlas | New Illustrated family atlas | American atlas | Family atlas
    Relief shown by hachures. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 13.95 Phillips, 4343 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Johnson's new military map of the United States showing forts, military posts &c. with enlarged plans of southern harbors; Map inserted between maps 19 and 20, listed in LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 13.95. LC copy imperfect: ...
    • Contributor: Johnson, A. J. (Alvin Jewett) - Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins) - Johnson and Browning - Johnson, A. J.
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    Thirty pen and ink maps of the Maryland Campaign, 1862 : drawn from descriptive readings and map fragments Photocopies of manuscript maps showing Union and Confederate troop positions. Confederate troop positions annotated in red pencil. Title from typewritten label (5 x 14 cm.) affixed to p. [1]. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 243 LeGear. Atlases of the United States, 10668 Each map includes note. At lower right of each map: 2. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...
    • Contributor: Russell, Robert E. L.
    • Date: 1862

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    Distances, 1862 : [Virginia]. Lists of distances in Virginia from Staunton to Winchester. In ink on inside front and back covers: Henry B. Richardson. Pen-and-ink and pencil on blue paper. Bound in brown leather. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H7 Imperfect: Liquid stains throughout. Final leaf missing outer half. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 1862

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    [Maps of Virginia] Shows general maps of northwestern Virginia and the names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Pencil (some col.) on ledger paper. Printed distances on the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad and on the Western Virginia Railroad pasted to verso of front cover. Bound in brown leather. Accompanied by 4 maps on varying size separate sheets of paper. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H5 ...
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1862

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    Sketch book of Jed. Hotchkiss, Capt. & Top. Eng., Hd. Qrs., 2nd Corps, Army of N. Virginia : [Virginia].
    Sketch book of Jedediah Hotchkiss, Captain and Topographical Engineer, Headquarters, 2nd Corps, Army of Northern Virginia
    Shows general maps of northwestern Virginia and parts of Montgomery County, Maryland, with some showing roads, troop movements, and the names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. "This volume is my field sketch book that I used during the Civil War. Most of the sketches were made on horseback just as they now appear. The colored pencils used were kept in the places ...
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1862

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    Second Manassas Campaign, August 17 - September 1, 1862 Relief shown by hachures. "Synopsis of Second Manassas Campaign" precedes Map 1. Annotated in pen-and-ink and watercolor to show infantry and cavalry positions with blank leaves at end. Includes notes. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 575 LeGear. Atlases of the United States, 10667 Call no. cited in LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.): G1292.B8S5 .R8 1943 folio.$5 DLC Listed in C. E. Le ...
    • Contributor: Russell, Robert E. L.
    • Date: 1862

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    [Civil War sketch book : Tennessee and Kentucky Ms. (pen drawings). Title devised from content of atlas. Statement of responsibility from leaf [15]. Accompanied by a piece of tracing paper with autograph of O.O. Howard Maj. Gen. and P.H. Sheridan Maj. Gen. (9 x 10 cm.). LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 389.75 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 4-86
    • Contributor: Brooks, Alfred F.
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    Colton's new railroad & county map of the United States, the Canadas &c. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1861 by J.H. Colton." "Explanations" (i.e., legend) is pasted over the bottom margin. Map is colored to show "free, or non-slaveholding states" (pink), "border slave states" (yellow), and "seceded or confederate states" (green). Description derived from published bibliography. Insets: Colton's map of the United States showing the proposed railroad routes to the Pacific Ocean -- ...
    • Contributor: Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins)
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    Colton's new railroad & county map of the United States, the Canadas &c. Scale ca. 1:3,120,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 25.7 "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1861 by J. H. Colton." "Explanations" (i.e., legend) is pasted over the bottom margin. Map is colored to show "free, or non-slaveholding states" (pink), "border slave states" (yellow), and "seceded or confederate states" (green). Inset: Colton's map of the United States showing the proposed railroad ...
    • Contributor: Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins) - Colton, J. H.
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    Colton's rail-road and military map of the United States, Mexico, the West Indies, &c. Detailed general map of portions of North America framed in decorative borders showing drainage, international and state boundaries, cities and towns, forts, railroads in operation, and proposed lines. [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins) - Colton, J. H.
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    The model war map giving the southern & middle states, with all their water & railroad connections. Compiled from the best authorities & latest surveys by L. Prang & Co., lithographers & ... Scale 1:2,217,600. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 31.7 General map printed in green ink. Imperfect: pieces are missing from along the center fold and at the bottom. Includes tables giving "routes and distances," "population of the United States from the Census of 1860," and "Number of white males in each state between the ages of 18 and 45." "This map, in combination with ...
    • Contributor: Louis Prang and Company
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    Magnus's county map of the United States, showing the forts, railroads, canals, and navigable waters. Published to trace the progress of operations by the government, as they occur, during the War of ... Scale 1:2,111,789. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 30.2 Printed at the bottom of the map: Extra session of Congress map. Price 25 cents. General map of the eastern United States showing finished railroads, railroads in progress, and chartered or projected railroads. Insets: Fortress Monroe, Old Point Comfort and Hygeia Hotel, Va. [view] 10 x 19 cm.-Military map of Missouri, Kentucky & Tennessee. 12 ...
    • Contributor: Magnus, Charles
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    The new naval and military map of the United States Scale ca. 1:3,275,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 32.5 "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1862 by Robert P. Smith." Stamped in right-hand corner: Copyright Library, Jan. 12, 1863. General map of the United States, Mexico, and Central America showing national, state, and county boundaries, cities and towns, mail routes and wagon roads, railroads built and in progress, canals, and ...
    • Contributor: Smith, J. Calvin (John Calvin) - Smith, J. Calvin
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    The new naval and military map of the United States Relief shown by hachures. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 32.7 Another issue. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes views and 30 portraits.
    • Contributor: Smith, J. Calvin (John Calvin) - Smith, J. Calvin
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    The new naval and military map of the United States Also covers southern Canada, Mexico, Central America, and the West Indies. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1862 by Robert P. Smith ..." Prime meridians: Washington and Greenwich. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 32.6 Includes state/county population (1860 census) tables, view of Washington, various Civil War scenes, time difference table, "table of air-line distances," 3 profiles, ...
    • Contributor: Smith, J. Calvin (John Calvin) - Baker, J. - Smith, Robert Pearsall - Smith, J. Calvin
    • Date: 1862
  • 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
  • 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
    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
    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
  • Map
    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