Collection Items

  • Map
    Map of the battlefield of Gettysburg. Scale ca. 1:23,700. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 352.8 In its Gettysburg in paragraph with map. Gettysburg, Jennie Wade Museum [19-?] Map indicates avenues, public roads, turnpikes, railroad, drainage, woodland, houses, and names of residents. Troop positions are not depicted. "Description of map of battlefield" is printed below the map. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web...
    • Contributor: Wade (Jennie) Museum
    • Date: 19??
  • Map
    Ideal map of Gettysburg battlefield Scale ca. 1:18,500. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 353 Map of the battlefield over which has been drawn a series of squares and circles, the lines of which bear numbers, letters, and the names of military leaders. The "explanatory" text states that "the double-numbered crossings of lines are the main strategic points. The double or parallel lines are military railroads. The straight lines...
    • Contributor: Wallace, George W.
    • Date: 1907