Collection Items

  • Map
    Map of Jefferson County, VA. Relief shown by hachures. Shows land ownership. Sun print. Annotated in pencil: Jefferson Co. Copied from S. Howell Brown's "Map of Jefferson County, Virginia," published in 1852. This map was acquired by the Library of Congress in 1948 with the purchase of the papers and maps of Maj. Jedediah Hotchkiss. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 700.5 LC Land ownership maps, 1394 Description derived ...
    • Contributor: Brown, S. Howell
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    Dr. Hale's map of Cabin Creek lands.
    Doctor Hale's map of Cabin Creek lands
    General map not showing coal mines or timber lands. Shows portion of Kanawha County, West Virginia and names of some residents. Title on verso partially obscured by mounting. Pen-and-ink and pencil mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H253 In pencil on verso: 472. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 1893
  • Map
    Hale's 8225 A Cabin Cr.
    Hale's 8225 A Cabin Creek
    General map not showing coal mines or timber lands. Shows portion of Kanawha County, West Virginia. Title on verso partially obscured by mounting. Pen-and-ink and pencil, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H253 In pencil: 445. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 1893
  • Map
    Map of the "Kanawha City" estates, Kanawha County, West Virginia, United States of America Relief shown by form lines. Pen-and-ink, pencil, crayon, and watercolor, mounted on cloth. In ink on verso obscured by mounting: Map no. 1, Kanawha City Estates. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H337 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Includes notes. In pencil on verso: 483.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1875
  • Map
    [Sketch of the Riverside Iron Works and other properties, in Kanawha County, West Virginia]. Title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and crayon, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H260 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Includes notes. In pencil on verso: 370. Imperfect: Top left corner wanting.
    • Date: 1870
  • Map
    A topographical map of the lands of the Cabin Creek Coal Co. of W. Virginia embracing 14,307 acres in Kanawha and Boone counties, West Virginia Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by form lines. Oriented with north to bottom. On verso obscured by mounting: Cabin Creek coal [sic] maps. Pen-and-ink and pencil (some col.), mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H252 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 487.
    • Contributor: Miller, M. A.
    • Date: 1873
  • Map
    Map of the "Slaughter's Creek" coal & timber lands, 2,907 acres, Kanawha County, West Virginia, U.S. America Relief shown by form lines. Pen-and-ink and pencil (some col.) with a pasted correction square in lower right corner, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H263 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1875
  • Map
    Sketch map showing location of 5,007 acres of Elkhorn Fork, W. Va. coal & timber lands. Shows property in McDowell County, West Virginia and names of some residents. Pen-and-ink on brown paper, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H323 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 219.
    • Date: 187?
  • Map
    Plats of the Wilson Cary Nicholas surveys (from the originals) made in Wythe and Russell Counties, Virginia, now Mercer, Raleigh, Wyoming, McDowell, and Logan counties, West Virginia Pen-and-ink on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H217 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1795
  • Map
    Map showing land holdings in Muddlety Cr. Coal Field in Nicholas Co., W. Va. Pen-and-ink and crayon, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H262 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 489.
    • Contributor: Reddy, Walter Comfort
    • Date: 1895
  • Map
    [Rough sketch of roads and streams in Pocahontas and Greenbrier counties, West Virginia]. Shows names of some residents. Pen-and-ink on verso of lined paper, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H309 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 187?
  • Map
    [Map of part of Pocahontas, Randolph, and Webster counties, West Virginia]. Map shows the approximate position of the "enemy" south of Mace and the location of two camps southeast of Huttonsville, one of which is named "Camp Summit Cheat." Map also includes "turnpikes," "common roads," "horse paths," towns, drainage, houses, and names of residents. Relief shown by hachures. Title derived from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Oriented with north to the bottom. Pen-and-ink sketch with ...
    • Date: 1865
  • Map
    Map showing location lot no. 10 of Moore & Beckley patent, Raleigh Co., W. Va. (10,000 a. included). Pen-and-ink and pencil on paper, mounted on cloth. On verso, obscured by mounting: Lot no. 10 of Moore & Beckley. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H325 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 490.
    • Date: 188?
  • Map
    Copy of map of Ellen Smith 10,000 acres, Raleigh Co., W. Va. from actual transit survey Oriented with north toward the right. Pen-and-ink on tracing cloth, sectioned in 2, and mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H324 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 465 crossed out.
    • Contributor: Miller, M. E.
    • Date: 188?
  • Map
    Moore & Beckly [i.e. Beckley] patent, lot no. 10, Atlantic & North Western R.R. land.
    Moore and Beckley patent, lot number 10, Atlantic and North Western R.R. land
    Shows 4,000 acres on the Fall Branch of New River, Raleigh County, West Virginia and the names of some residents. Oriented with north to the left. Pen-and-ink on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. On verso, obscured by mounting: Lot no. 10, Moore & Beckley. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H326 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 188?
  • Map
    [Survey of a tract of 9,138 acres of coal lands on the New River in Raleigh County, West Virginia, west of Quinnimont]. Pen-and-ink on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. Title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Includes a list of tracts of land and a geological column of coal measures, scale 1 in. to 300 ft. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H258 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 149.
    • Date: 188?
  • Map
    [Survey of a tract of land on Twelve Pole Creek, Wayne County, West Virginia]. Oriented with north to the left. Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pencil and crayon over 8-inch pencil grid on tracing paper, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H328 Imperfect: Large holes along fold lines and edges. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 188?
  • Map
    [Plat of a survey of 2,314 acres of land, being the first large bottom on the east side of the Ohio River, 3 or 4 miles below the mouth, a portion of ... Scale ca. 1:20,000. Title from Lawrence Martin's The George Washington atlas. 1932. Cover title: George Washington; survey of land in Ohio, a grant from the Colony of Virginia to Washington for military services ... Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Oriented with north toward the lower left. Imperfect: Deteriorated along fold lines. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 785 Annotated by George Washington: Patented in the name of ...
    • Contributor: Crawford, William - Washington, George
    • Date: 1771
  • Map
    [Sketch of the region west of Charlestown, West Virginia, showing fortifications]. Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by form lines. Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pencil (some col.), 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. 82, no. 6. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H184 Available also through the Library of Congress ...
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    [Sketch of central West Virginia, showing drainage between Clarksburg and Charleston]. Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pencil on 8 lined sheets of paper pasted together, sectioned in 2, and mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H216 Imperfect: Discloration along pasted together edges. In pencil on verso: 115. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 187?
  • Map
    Military reconnaissance in the vicinity of Gauley Bridge, Department of western Virginia, Brig. Genl. W. S. Rosecrans, comd'g., Sept. 11th to Nov. 15, 1861 Scale 1:63,360. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 695 "United States forces" are colored blue, and "Confederate forces & works" are red. Shows Union headquarters, towns, roads, houses, names of residents, drainage, and relief by hachures. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Raynolds, W. F. (William Franklin) - Margedant, Wm. C. (William C.) - Powell, W. Angelo - Raynolds, W. F.
    • Date: 1879
  • Map
    [Topographic map of the vicinity of Harpers Ferry, West Virginia]. Relief shown by hachures. Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink over pencil grid, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H191 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 451.
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    Harper's Ferry [1863] Scale 1:21,120. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 697.5 In this issue, the map is printed on a yellow background with the Potomac and Shenandoah rivers colored green. Map of Harpers Ferry and environs showing fortifications, 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 site as ...
    • Contributor: Michler, N. (Nathaniel) - Michler, N.
    • Date: 1867
  • Map
    Vicinity of Harpers Ferry. Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Date and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Title on verso partially obscured by mounting. Pen-and-ink on 2 sheets of tracing linen, pasted together to form an irregularly shaped sheet, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H192 Imperfect: Liquid staining on right side and left edge. Available also through the Library ...
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    Situation at Harper's Ferry, Sep't 15 - 1862, 7A.M. "Sketch map" "R.E.L. Russell, Baltimore, Md, 1931" LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 698 Hand colored positive photocopy showing Confereate troop positions in red, rivers and woods in green, and roads in brown. Union positions, names of a few commanders, place names, and rairoads are indicated in black. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...
    • Contributor: Russell, Robert E. L.
    • Date: 1931