Collection Items

  • Map
    Theatre in central Kentucky and middle and eastern Tennessee, also in Missouri and Arkansas. [1861-65] Scale ca. 1:5,800,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 80.4 Copyright, 1882, by W. R. Plum. From his The military telegraph during the Civil War in the United States. Chicago, Jansen, McClurg & Co., 1882. v. 1, facing p. 122. General map indicating state names and boundaries, railroads, drainage, and place names. Troop positions are not depicted. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also ...
    • Contributor: Plum, William R.
    • Date: 1882
  • Map
    Birds eye view of the Mississippi Valley from Cairo to the Gulf of Mexico Scale ca. 1:1,710,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 9 At top of map: The seat of war. This is a map and not a bird's-eye view. It covers Louisiana, Mississippi, Arkansas, Alabama, and parts of Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Tennessee, Illinois, Missouri, Kansas, Indian Territory, and Texas, and indicates forts, towns, rivers, roads, railroads, state boundaries, and relief by shading. Insets: Fort Pickens. 19 ...
    • Contributor: Couzens, M. K.
    • Date: 1861
  • Map
    Bird's eye view of junction of the Ohio & Mississippi Rivers, showing Cairo and part of the southern states Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 1.5 Panoramic map looking south from Vienna, Illinois, to Holly Springs, Mississippi. Waverly, Tennessee, is on the left and Poplar Bluff, Missouri, is on the right. The map shows a military encampment and fortifications at Cairo, Illinois, plus roads, railroads, rivers, towns, relief, and woodland. Distances from Cairo to Batesville, Memphis, Little Rock, Poplar Bluff, ...
    • Contributor: Bachmann, John
    • Date: 1861