Collection Items

  • Map
    Map of the battlefield of Shiloh. Scale 1:10,560. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 435.6 Stamped in red below title: Reproduced in Photographic Section, Military Information Division, General Staff. Anonymous map indicating roads, drainage, fields, woodland, contour lines, and the "boundary line of park." Troop positions and fortifications are not delineated. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 1920
  • Map
    The Vicksburg National Military Park and vicinity showing lines of siege and defense of the city. National cemetery in background. Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 282.5 Map accompanies pamphlet entitled Vicksburg for the Tourist, rev. ed. ([Chicago] Passenger Department, Illinois Central System, 1925) 32 p. Copyright no. class F 49617, Apr. 11, 1925. Panoramic map in which "black lines indicate the Union trenches," "red lines indicate the Confederate line of defense," "white lines show the park roads," and "the stars...
    • Contributor: Poole Brothers
    • Date: 1925