Collection Items

  • Map
    Historical sketch of the war for the Union showing the lines of demarcation, important movements and battles in each year from 1861 to the close of the war in 1865. Scale ca. 1:8,700,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 87 Map of Southeastern United States showing names and boundaries of states, railroads, towns, rivers, battles, troop movements, and "headquarters of southern armies surrendered or leaders captured." Colored lines signify "natural line of defence of the North at the outbreak of the war," and "strategical line at the end of 1861. . . 1862. ....
    • Contributor: Sigel, Franz
    • Date: 1889
  • Map
    Puget Sound, Washington Territory Relief shown by spot heights. Depths shown by soundings. Shows lighthouses. "Issued in June 1878, C.P. Patterson, Superintendent." LC Civil War maps (2nd. ed.), S203 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. In top left margin: No. 662 price 40 cents In top center: Plate no. 1144 In top right margin: Electrotype copy no. 1 by G. Mathiot...
    • Contributor: U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - Lindenkohl, A.
    • Date: 1889