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  • Map
    General map of the United States, showing the area and extent of the free & slave-holding states, and the territories of the Union : also the boundary of the seceding states "Entered in Sta. Hall, London - & according to act of Congress in the year 1857 by H.D. Rogers, in the Clerks Office of the District Court of Massachusetts." Publishers advertisements on cover panels pasted on verso. Includes list of "Population in 1856" for free and slave states. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: ...
    • Contributor: Rogers, Henry D. (Henry Darwin) - W. & A.K. Johnston Limited - Edward Stanford Ltd - Rogers, Henry D.
    • Date: 1857
  • Map
    S. S. Downin's plat of Joseph Poffenberger
    Plat of Joseph Poffenberger
    Shows property in Washington County, Md. Title from verso. Pen-and-ink on tracing paper, mounted between sheets of transparent paper. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H122 Conversion chart for perch into feet on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Downin, S. S.
    • Date: 1851
  • Map
    Sketch G showing the progress of the survey in section no. VII, from 1849 to 1857. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1857
  • Map
    Henrico County, Virginia
    Smith's map of Henrico County, Virginia.
    Relief shown by hachures. Annotated in ink: Henrico County, Virginia, photographed from Smith's map at the office of the U.S. Coast Survey, 1864. Annotated in ink: Smith's map of Henrico County, Virginia, from actual surveys by James Keily, Richmond, Robert P. Smith & C. Carpenter, 1853. LC Land ownership maps, 1278 LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 559.3 Sun print. Description derived from published ...
    • Contributor: Keily, James
    • Date: 1853
  • Collection
    Military Battles and Campaigns This category contains maps showing campaigns of major military conflicts including troop movements, defensive structures and groundworks, roads to and from sites of military engagements, campsites, and local buildings, topography and vegetation. Some of the maps are manuscripts drawn on the field of battle, while others are engraved including some that have manuscript annotations reflecting the history of the battle or campaign. A significant ...
    • Date: 1570

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