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    [Map of part of Georgia and South Carolina]. Portion of an unidentified printed map showing roads, railroads, towns, and drainage. Relief shown by hachures. Title and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S20 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Manuscript annotation in ink at lower right corner: From Chf. Engrs. Off., Mily Divn. Miss., O.M. Poe, Bvt. Col....
    • Contributor: Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe)
    • Date: 1865
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    Plan and sections of Fort Fisher, carried by assault by the U... "Head qurtrs., U.S. forces, Fort Fisher, Jan. 27th, 1865, forwarded to Engineer Dept. with letter of this date, C.B. Comstock, Lt. Col., A.D.C. & Brvt. Brig. Gen. &&." Relief shown by hachures. From the Orlando M. Poe Papers in LC Manuscript Division. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 310, S124 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes...
    • Contributor: Comstock, C. (Cyrus Ballou) - Molitor, E. - Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - United States. War Department. Engineer Bureau - Comstock, C.
    • Date: 1865
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    Sketch of vicinity of head qtrs. U.S. forces, Snows Pond, Ken... Covers Florence area, west to Independence and east to Union, in central Boone County, Kentucky. Snows Pond not shown. Shows street names, houses, and names of residents. Title from annotation on verso. From the Orlando M. Poe papers in LC Manuscript Division. Oriented with north toward the lower edge of map. Pen and ink. Drawn on ruled noted paper. LC Civil War maps (2nd...
    • Contributor: Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe)
    • Date: 1862
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    Map showing the operations of the national forces under the c... Shows dates and troop positions in northwestern Georgia between Chattanooga and Atlanta. Relief shown by hachures. Differs from other 1864 ed. (Sher 28) in inclusion of note at lower left. Gift; Mr. Sherman Ewing; Feb., 1965. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 128, S27 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Includes note. Signed in ink at lower left:...
    • Contributor: Hergesheimer, E. (Edwin) - Krebs, Charles G. - Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - United States Coast Survey - Hergesheimer, E.
    • Date: 1864-05-06
  • Map
    Blue Springs : [Tennessee]. Shows position of Willcox Reserve (i.e. Gen. Orlando B. Willcox), October 10, 1863. From the Orlando M. Poe papers in LC Manuscript Division. Pencil drawing. Partially traced in ink on verso. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 396.3 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault
    • Contributor: Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - Willcox, Orlando
    • Date: 1863
  • Map
    Map of Savannah River Title on verso: Hillhouse's map of Savannah River from Savannah to Augusta. Signed: N.S. Finney, 1st Lieut. CSA, Asst. Engr. "From Chief Engr's Office, Mily. Divn. Miss." From the Orlando M. Poe's papers in the LC Manuscript Division. Pen-and-ink and pencil. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Originally drawn on 3 sheets: 98 x 24 cm. and 59 x 24 cm. LC Civil...
    • Contributor: Hillhouse, David F. - McKinnon, John R. - Gilmer, Jeremy Francis - Finney, N. S. - Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe)
    • Date: 1853
  • Map
    Topographical map of the approaches and defences of Knoxville... Scale ca. 1:9,900. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 427 Union and confederate positions shown by the colors blue and red respectively. Indicates roads, railroads, contour lines, spot elevations, vegetation, drainage, and houses. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Rockwell, Cleveland - Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe)
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    Map illustrating the siege of Atlanta, Ga. by the U.S. forces... Scale ca. 1:47,520. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 139 From 39th Cong., 1st Sess. [1866]-Report of the Chief Engineer U.S.A. No. 2. In lower right margin: Bowen & Co., lith., Philada. Indicates entrenchments, relief by hachures, vegetation, drainage, roads, railroads, towns, and the names of a few residents in the environs of Atlanta. Other issues in Sherman map coll. nos. 39-40. Description derived...
    • Contributor: Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - Poe, O. M.
    • Date: 1866
  • Map
    Map illustrating the siege of Atlanta, Ga. by the U.S. forces... Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Main entry from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S40, 138 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes note. In pencil in upper-right margin: 52. LC copy imperfect: Margins trimmed, mounted on paper.
    • Contributor: Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - Molitor, E. - United States. War Department. Engineer Bureau - Poe, O. M.
    • Date: 1864-07-19
  • Map
    Topographical map of the approaches and defences of Knoxville... Annotated in blue ink to show Union lines, in red ink to show Rebel lines, and blue and red ink to show lines of Union forces captured by the Rebels. Relief shown by hachures, contours, and spot heights. From the Orlando M. Poe papers in LC Manuscript Division. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 427.1, S167 LC copy annotated in ink at head of...
    • Contributor: Rockwell, Cleveland - Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - Talcott, R. H.
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    [Map of southern portion of Cobb County, Georgia, from Mariet... Relief shown by hachures. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. "Official. [signed in ink] O.M. Poe, Capt. Engrs." Pen-and-ink, blue ink, and red ink on tracing cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S55 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes names of select landowners. Imperfect: Fold-lined, minor staining throughout.
    • Contributor: United States. Army of the Cumberland. Topographical Engineers Office - Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe)
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    Military map of the vicinity of Frankfort, Kentucky Shows streets, rivers and creeks, locations of the arsenal and "U.S. Hd. Qrs.," and recommended defensive positions. Annotated in blue pencil : Positions for defensive works proferred [sic] by Col. Gilbert with force and armament marked blue. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Annotated in ink: A correct copy, [signed] T.B. Brooks, Capt. N.Y. Vol. Engrs. A.D.C., Engineers Office, District of Central Kentucky,...
    • Contributor: Brooks, J. H. - Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe)
    • Date: 1863
  • Map
    Map of the battle fields of the Tolopotomoy, and Bethesda Chu...
    Battle fields of the Tolopotomoy, and Bethesda Church
    Relief shown by hachures. From the Orlando M. Poe papers in LC Manuscript Division. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 663 Includes note. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy 2 annotated in pencil on verso: Map of the battlefields of Tolopotomy and Bethesda Church, Duane.
    • Contributor: Howell, C. W. - Meade, George Gordon - Duane, James C. (James Chatham) - Bien, Julius - Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - United States. Army of the Potomac
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    Map illustrating the operations of the army under com'd of Ma... Shows Union and Confederate works in southeastern Tennessee and northwestern Georgia. Relief shown by hachures. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S33, 123 Annotation in ink "Ezra Ch[urch]" west of Atlanta. In manuscript pencil at lower left: "Federal lines in blue, Rebel [lines in] red." In manuscript ink at lower left: "Photographed at Chief Engr's Office, Mily. Divn. Miss., Atlanta, Ga." Available also through...
    • Contributor: Brooks, Alfred F. - Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - United States. Army. Military Division of the Mississippi. Chief Engrs. Office
    • Date: 1864-05-05
  • Map
    Map of the battle fields of North Anna : showing the field of...
    Battle fields of North Anna
    Shows "North Anna Br. des. 1865." Relief shown by hachures. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 589 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Three copies
    • Contributor: Howell, C. W. - Meade, George Gordon - Duane, James C. (James Chatham) - Bien, Julius - Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - United States. Army of the Potomac
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    Map of Nashville, Tennessee. Detailed city map showing streets, railroads, all buildings (major ones identified), larger land tracts with owners' names, and streams. Relief shown by fold lines. Pen-and-ink (black) and lead pencil. Signed in ink handwriting at bottom: From Chief Eng'rs Office, H'd Qu'rs Mil'y Div'n of the Mis., O.M. Poe, Capt. & Actg. Chf. Eng'r. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Mounted on cloth backing....
    • Contributor: United States. Army. Military Division of the Mississippi. Chief Engrs. Office - Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe)
    • Date: 186?
  • Map
    Map of the United States and territories, showing the extent ... Relief shown by hachures. Also shows mine and mineral resources and Surveyor General and Land Office locations. From the General Land Office annual report, 1867. LC copy annotated in blue pencil to show boundary of "Wyoming." A map which forms part of the Orlando M. Poe papers in the Manuscript Division. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image....
    • Contributor: United States. General Land Office - Gorlinski, Joseph - Bowen & Co. - Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe)
    • Date: 1867
  • Map
    Map of the battle field of Spottsylvania C.H. : showing the f...
    Battle field of Spottsylvania C.H.
    Relief shown by hachures. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 657 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes note. LC copy 1 from the Orlando M. Poe papers in LC Manuscript Division. LC copy 1 annotated in pencil on verso: Battlefield of Spottsylvania Court House, Duane.
    • Contributor: Howell, C. W. - Meade, George Gordon - Duane, James C. (James Chatham) - Bien, Julius - Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - United States. Army of the Potomac
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    Map illustrating the operations of the army under command of ... Shows Union and Confederate works in southeastern Tennessee and northwestern Georgia. Relief shown by hachures. Gift; Miss Eleanor Sherman Fitch; July 7, 1942. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S181, 127 Indicates coverage of 5 additional maps described under CW 131 and S200. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Sectioned horizontally into 2 sheets,...
    • Contributor: Glümer, J. V. - Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - Julius Bien & Co.
    • Date: 1864-05-05
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    Topographical map of Nashville, Tenn. Shows physicasl relief, street rights-of-way, railroads, and outstanding buildings. Does not show vernacular buildings or other cultural features. Relief shown by gradated hachures. Signed in ink handwriting at lower left: From Office Chief Eng'rs, Hd. Qrs. Mil'y Div'n of the Miss., O.M. Poe, Capt. Eng'rs, Actg. Chf. Engr. "Copy for the Head Quarters of the Post." Photocopy (Margedant photoreproduction [sunlight] process). Oriented with north...
    • Contributor: Willett, James R. (James Rowland) - Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - United States. Army. Military Division of the Mississippi. Chief Engrs. Office - Willett, James R.
    • Date: 186?
  • Map
    [Map of the Carlisle Barracks, Carlisle, Pennsylvania]. Cadastral map showing buildings. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Date in map interior: Aug. 4t[h] 1848. From the Orlando M. Poe papers in the LC Manuscript Division. Indexed for points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault
    • Contributor: Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe)
    • Date: 1848
  • Map
    Map of a portion of Virginia Covers eastern Virginia bounded by Alexandria, Petersburg (Va.), Lynchburg, Petersburg (W.Va.), and Winchester. Relief shown by hachures. From the Orlando M. Poe papers in LC Manuscript Division. Sun print. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 454.5 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy annotated in ink on verso: Orlando M. Poe, Col. 2d Mich'n Vols., Comdg....
    • Contributor: Bowen, Nicolas - Strother, David Hunter - Duane, James C. (James Chatham) - Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe)
    • Date: 1862
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    Central Virginia Relief shown by hachures. LC copy 1 from the Orlando M. Poe papers in LC Manuscript Division. Originally printed on 2 sheets 71 x 44 cm. and 71 x 43 cm. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 501.5 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Copy 1 and 2 annotated in ink on recto: From Chief Eng'rs...
    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers - Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - Fillmore, Millard
    • Date: 1864
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    Southern Georgia and part of South Carolina Relief shown by hachures. From the Orlando M. Poe papers in LC Manuscript Division. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 129.46 Includes list of authorities. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Western half is missing. Vault
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - Lindenkohl, A. - Krebs, Charles G. - Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe)
    • Date: 1865
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    Map illustrating the defence [sic] of Savannah, Ga. and the o... Shows fortifications, headquarters, and location and dates of battles. Relief shown by hachures. Gift; Miss Eleanor Sherman Fitch; July 7, 1942. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S189, 208 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Insets of fortifications: Works at the eastern point of Whitmarsh Island -- Fort Thunderbolt -- Bastion on the line of defence [sic]...
    • Contributor: Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - American Photo-Lithographic Company - Poe, O. M.
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    The tourist's guide through the States of Maryland, Delaware,... Relief shown by hachures. Cover title: Map of Maryland and part of Virginia &c. From the papers of Orlando M. Poe in LC Manuscript Division. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1836 by F. Lucas Jr. ..." Prime meridian: Washington. Includes distance lists. LC copy annotated in pencil and ink on recto and verso. Cover inside annotated in pencil and ink....
    • Contributor: Lucas, Fielding - Yeager, Joseph - Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe)
    • Date: 1836
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    Map illustrating the defence of Savannah, Ga. and the operati... Scale ca. 1:85,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 207 The following inscription in the author's handwriting is reproduced above the title: Washington, D.C., Sept 17th 1881. Transmitted to the office of the Chief of Engineers, U.S. Army, with my letter of this date. [Signed] O. M. Poe, Major of Engrs., B. Brig. Gen., U.S.A., Col. A.D.C. Detailed map of Savannah and vicinity, showing...
    • Contributor: Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - Poe, O. M.
    • Date: 1881
  • Map
    Map of the country in the vicinity of Todds Tavern, with the ...
    Country in the vicinity of Todds Tavern, with the position of the 2nd Corps Army of the Potomac, May 8th, 1864
    Relief shown by hachures. LC copy 1 from the Orlando M. Poe papers in LC Manuscript Division. Includes notes. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 662 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy 1 annotated in pencil on verso: Map of the country in the vicinity of Todd's Tavern, Duane.
    • Contributor: Howell, C. W. - Duane, James C. (James Chatham) - Bien, Julius - Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - United States. Army of the Potomac
    • Date: 1865
  • Map
    Map of the seat of war in Virginia, Dec. 1, 1862. Relief shown by hachures. Covers Fredericksburg/Alexandria/Harpers Ferry region. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 457 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Duncan - Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe)
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    Chōsen zenzu Relief shown by hachures. On the lower left edge: Rikugun Bunko. From the Orlando M. Poe papers in LC Manuscript Division. Reinforced on edges with cloth. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes note and 4 insets. Accompanied by photocopy of letter, dated Sept. 1st, 1876, from K. Amano, attaché to the Japanese Legation, to General Poe.
    • Contributor: Japan. Rikugun. Sanbōkyoku - Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe)
    • Date: 1875
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    Map illustrating the siege of Atlanta, Ga., by the U.S. force... Partial cadastral map showing selected buildings and householders' names beyond city limits. Covers area extending from Mt. Gilead Church in west to Decatur in east and from Buckhead in north to East Point in south. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Shows troop positions, Union and Confederate works, roads, railroads, vegetation, drainage, and names, dates, and sites of battles connected with Atlanta Campaign....
    • Contributor: Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh) - Molitor, E. - Delafield, Richard - United States. War Department - Poe, O. M.
    • Date: 1864
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    Map of the approaches and defences of Knoxville, Tenn., showi... Scale ca. 1:9,600. Photocopy; blue line print. Relief shown by contours, hachures, and spot heights. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 428.2 "G-X-I-455 K 90." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Rockwell, Cleveland - Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - Talcott, R. H. - Tennessee Valley Authority
    • Date: 1974
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    Map showing the operations of the national forces under the c... Relief shown by hachures. Shows the area between Chattanooga, Tenn. and Lovejoy, Ga. "Prepared at the Coast Survey Office, Washington, D.C., from information furnished by Capt. O. M. Poe, Chief Engr. Genl. Sherman's staff and from Gen. Sherman's published report." LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) S28 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Lacks text found on...
    • Contributor: Hergesheimer, E. (Edwin) - Krebs, Charles G. - Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1864
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    Sketch of vicinity of Fort Fisher "Ft. Fisher, Feb. 9th, 1865, forwarded to Engineer Department with letter of this date, C.B. Comstock, Lt. Col. A.D.C. & Brvt. B. Gen." Relief shown by hachures. From the Orlando M. Poe papers in LC Manuscript Division. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 314, S125 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes inset of Fort Buchanan. Mounted...
    • Contributor: Schultze, Otto Julian - Molitor, E. - Comstock, C. (Cyrus Ballou) - Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - United States. War Department. Engineer Bureau
    • Date: 1865
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    Map of the battle fields of the Wilderness, May 5th, 6th, and...
    Battle fields of the Wilderness, May 5th, 6th, and 7th, 1864
    Relief shown by hachures. LC copy 1 from the Orlando M. Poe papers in LC Manuscript Division. Includes note. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 665 LC copy 1 annotated in pencil on verso: Map of the Battlefields of the Wilderness, Duane. LC copy 2 annotated in ink on recto: Library of the Department of State. Available also through the Library of Congress Web...
    • Contributor: Howell, C. W. - Meade, George Gordon - Duane, James C. (James Chatham) - Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - Bien, Julius - United States. Army of the Potomac
    • Date: 1865