Collection Items

  • Map
    Map showing the preliminary line of the East River Railroad, May, 1881. Map of part of Virginia showing relief by form lines, drainage, mills, property owners names, towns, roads, and the railroad line, with distances in red.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah - East River Rail Road Company
    • Date: 1881
  • Map
    Map illustrating the defence of Savannah, Ga. and the operations resulting in its capture by the army commanded by Maj. Genl. W. T. Sherman. Dec. 21st 1864 Scale ca. 1:85,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 207 The following inscription in the author's handwriting is reproduced above the title: Washington, D.C., Sept 17th 1881. Transmitted to the office of the Chief of Engineers, U.S. Army, with my letter of this date. [Signed] O. M. Poe, Major of Engrs., B. Brig. Gen., U.S.A., Col. A.D.C. Detailed map of Savannah and vicinity, showing ...
    • Contributor: Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - Poe, O. M.
    • Date: 1881
  • Map
    Carte du Mexique LC copy extensively annotated in English to show railroads. French. Publication information in English. Prepared from a map originally published in 1873 in Paris. Prime meridian: Mexico City. Printed on two sheets. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S187 Includes inset "Carte des divisions politiques". Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. LC copy mounted on cloth and sectioned ...
    • Contributor: Niox, G. (Gustave) - United States. War Department. Office of the Chief of Engineers - Niox, G.
    • Date: 1881
  • Map
    Map of the Mexican National Railway showing the lines granted by the Mexican government to the Mexican National Construction Company (Palmer-Sullivan concession) Relief shown by shading and spot heights. Prepared from a map originally published in 1873 in Paris. Prime meridian: Mexico City. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S188 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes inset "Map showing the political divisions".
    • Contributor: Niox, G. (Gustave) - Mexican National Construction Company - United States. War Department. Office of the Chief of Engineers
    • Date: 1881