Collection Items

  • Map
    Battle of the Wilderness, May 5 - 6 and 7, 1864, between Lee (60,000) and Grant (120,000) including the approach and the movement toward Spottsylvania [sic] Courthouse "Read numerically." Annotated in pen-and-ink, crayon and pencil. Confederate troop positions are colored red. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 667 LeGear. Atlases of the United States, 10660 Call no. cited in LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.): G1292.W5S5 .R8 1935 folio. Includes notes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Russell, Robert E. L.
    • Date: 1864

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    Fifteen pen and ink maps of the battle of the Wilderness Annotated in pen-and-ink and pencil. Confederate troop positions are colored red. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 668 LeGear. Atlases of the United States, 10662 Call no. cited in LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.): G1292.W5S5 R83 1931 folio. Includes notes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Russell, Robert E. L.
    • Date: 1864

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    Map of the main battlefields, routes, camps and head qrs., in the Gettysburg, Wilderness and Appomattox campaigns of the Civil War in U.S. Scale 1:506,880. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 512 From his Map and description of the main battlefields, routes, camps and headquarters in the Gettysburg, Wilderness and Appomattox campaigns of the Civil War in the United States. Chicago, 1900. 24 p. 23 cm. Shows "places and dates of battles," "blue lines-Union routes," "red lines-Confederate routes," railroads, canals, towns, rivers, and relief by hachures. "Losses ...
    • Contributor: Smith, Joshua
    • Date: 1900
  • Map
    Military topographical map of eastern Virginia showing the routes taken by the several army corps & the battles fought in the present campaign of 1864 under Lt. Gen. U. S. Grant Scale ca. 1:135,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 499 Includes fortifications surrounding Richmond and Petersburg, roads, railroads, drainage, vegetation, towns, and houses. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Sholl, Charles
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    Sketch showing positions and entrenchments of the Army of N. Va. from May 9th to 21st 1864, battles of Spotsylvania C.H., Va. Pen-and-ink, mounted on cloth. Similar to the map reproduced in the Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate Armies, 1891-95, pl. 83, no. 3. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H168 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 35.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    Map showing position of the brigades of 2nd Corps, C.S. Army of N. Va., May 5, 1864
    Campaign of "The Wilderness"
    Pen-and-ink on an irregularly shaped sheet of paper pasted to a larger sheet of paper, mounted on cloth. Similar to the map reproduced in the Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate Armies, 1891-95, pl. 83, no. 1. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H166 In pencil on verso: 34. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as ...
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    Campaign of "The Wilderness," position of brigades of 2nd Corps, A.N. Va. May 6th, 1864 Shows encampments and troop movements. Pen-and-ink, mounted on cloth. Similar to the map reproduced in the Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate Armies, 1891-95, pl. 83, no. 2. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H167 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 33.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    The Wilderness [1864] Scale 1:21,120. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 665.8 In this issue, the map is printed on a yellow background with the Rapidan River colored green. Detailed map giving Union works in blue and Confederate works in red, roads, railroads, houses, fences, names of residents, vegetation, drainage, and relief by hachures. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web ...
    • Contributor: Michler, N. (Nathaniel) - Michler, N.
    • Date: 1867
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    The Wilderness. [May 5-7, 1864] Scale ca. 1:69,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 666 From Century illustrated monthly magazine, v. 34, June 1887. p.279. "Union works are marked U" and "Confederate works are marked C." Shows roads, houses, names of residents, drainage, vegetation, and relief by hachures. "From coll. of Civil War material, chiefly photographs, presented by Col. Godwin Ordway." Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through ...
    • Contributor: Michler, N. (Nathaniel) - Michler, N.
    • Date: 1887
  • Map
    The Wilderness, May 5 & 6, 1864. Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 665.4 From: History of the ninety-third regiment, New York volunteer infantry, 1861-1865 / David H. King, A. Judson Gibbs, Jay H. Northup. Milwaukee, Wis., Swain & Tate Co., 1895. Map indicates three positions of the regiment during the engagement. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster ...
    • Contributor: King, David H. - Gibbs, A. Judson - Northup, Jay H.
    • Date: 1895