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  • Map
    Part of map of portions of the mility. dep'ts of Washington, Pennsylvania, Annapolis, and north eastern Virginia
    Map of portions of the milit'y dep'ts of Washington, Pennsylvania, Annapolis and north eastern Virginia
    Relief shown by shading. General map showing the Washington D.C. region, including western part of Maryland and northeastern Virginia. Does not show Pennsylvania with the exception of Gettysburg. Acquired in 1948 with the purchase of the papers of Maj. Jedediah Hotchiss. Endorsed in ink: For Head Quarters, Maj. Genl. McClellan. Sun print on two sheets of paper pasted together with grid added in black ...
    • Contributor: United States. Topographical Bureau - McClellan, George (George Brinton)
    • Date: 1862
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    Military map of south-eastern Virginia [Scale 1:200,000]. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 490 Another issue. [Indicates 5-mile concentric circles centered on Richmond, roads, bridges, railroads, towns, houses, drainage, vegetation, and some fortifications in the Richmond-Petersburg area] Map title on this and the following two issues appears outside of the top border. Fortifications and vegetation in the Richmond-Petersburg area are more extensive here than on the preceding issue. Another ...
    • Contributor: Lindenkohl, A.
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    Route from Manassas to Centreville, August 28th to 31st. Depicts the path General Samuel Heintzelman took during August 23rd to 31st from Manassas Junction in Prince William County, Va., traveling toward Centreville in Fairfax County, Va., directly before and during the Second Battle of Manassas or Bull Run.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862-08-28
  • Map
    Map of Louisa County, Virginia
    Chief Engineers Office D.N.V., Colonel J.F. Gilmer, chief engineer
    Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward upper left. Blue-line print. "Map from the Confederate Engineer Bureau in Richmond, Va. General J.F. Gilmer, chief engineer. Presented to the West Point Military Academy by his only daughter, Mrs. J.F. Minis, Savh, Ga." LC Land ownership maps, 1293 "Gilmer maps no. 26." Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...
    • Contributor: Blackford, L. (Benjamin Lewis) - Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry) - Gilmer, Jeremy Francis - Minis, Louisa Porter - Confederate States of America. Army. Department of Northern Virginia - United States Military Academy - Blackford, L.
    • Date: 1863
  • Map
    Map of the first & second division of the James River & Kanawha Canal. "Map from the Confederate Engineer Bureau in Richmond, Va. General J.F. Gilmer, Chief Engineer[.] Presented to the Virginia Historical Society by his only daughter, Mrs. J.F. Minis, Sav[ana]h, Ga."--Note on map. Extends from Richmond west to Buchanan, Va., indicating the streams feeding into the James and the locations of roads, which are indentified. Forms part of the Gilmer Map Collection. Relief shown by hachures. ...
    • Contributor: Confederate States of America. Army. Dept. Of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office
    • Date: 1863
  • Map
    War map, showing the vicinities of Baltimore & Washington, Scale ca. 1:450,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 241.5 "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1861 by G. M. Hopkins." General map of eastern and central Maryland, Washington, D.C., and northern Virginia. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Hopkins, Griffith Morgan
    • Date: 1861
  • Map
    [Map of Louisa County, Virginia] LC Land ownership maps, 1290 Relief shown by hachures. Shows names of many residents. Date and title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink with pencil annotations on tracing cloth cut to the shape of the county and mounted on paper. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H296 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. On verso in pencil: ...
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 186?
  • Map
    Sketch of the lines at Yorktown Virginia April 30th 1862. Shows an area that includes Gloucester Point on the north/east side of the York River, Yorktown on the south/west side of the river, and Wormsley Creek to the south of Yorktown as the Union forces finalized preparations to begin the siege of Yorktown.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862-04-30
  • Map
    Petersburg National Battlefield, Virginia Scale ca. 1:38,000. Title from verso. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 615.5 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text and ill. Text, map of "Petersburg siege lines" and Civil War troop movements in central Virginia, and ill. on verso. AACR2
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1979
  • Map
    Sketch of the battle of McDowell on Thursday, May 8th, 1862 (Jackson) Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink and pencil (some col.) on lined paper, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H93 Similar to the map reproduced in the Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate Armies, 1891-95, pl. 116, no. 1. Imperfect: Red ink stains on left and right edges. Losses at corners. In pencil in top right corner: ...
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    Fredericksburg. [Dec. 1862] Scale 1:21,120. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 553.6 In this issue, the map is printed on a yellow background with the Rappahannock River colored green. Detailed map of the environs of Fredericksburg giving Union entrenchments in blue and Confederate entrenchments in red, roads, "Richmond, Fredericksburg and Potomac Rail Road," street plan of Fredericksburg and Falmouth, houses, fences, names of residents in rural areas, ...
    • Contributor: Michler, N. (Nathaniel) - Michler, N.
    • Date: 1867
  • Map
    Map of Bedford Co.
    Map of Bedford County
    Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north to the upper left. Map printed on 4 sheets pasted together, sectioned in 2, mounted on cloth. "Map from the Confederate Engineer Bureau in Richmond, Va. General J.F. Gilmer chief engineer. Presented to the Virginia Historical Society by his only daughter, Mrs. J.F. Minis, Savah, Ga." LC Land ownership maps, 1215 Available ...
    • Contributor: Izard, Walter - Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry) - Gilmer, Jeremy Francis - Minis, Louisa Porter - Confederate States of America. Army. Department of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office - Virginia Historical Society
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    Amelia County Relief shown by hachures. Shows magisterial districts and the names of some residents. Oriented with north toward upper left. "Map from the Confederate Engineer Bureau in Richmond, Va. General J.F. Gilmer, chief engineer. Presented to the Virginia Historical Society by his only daughter, Mrs. J.F. Minis, Savh., Ga." LC Land ownership maps, 1203 Stamped in lower margin: 294. Available also through the Library of ...
    • Contributor: Henderson, D. E. - Gilmer, Jeremy Francis - Minis, Louisa Porter - Confederate States of America. Army. Department of Northern Virginia - Virginia Historical Society
    • Date: 186?
  • Map
    Central Virginia showing Lieut. Gen'l. U.S. Grant's Campaign and marches of the armies under his command in 1864-65 Scale 1:350,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 513 Map extends from Dinwiddie C. H. to about four miles north of the District of Columbia and from Lexington east to Heathsville. The routes of the II, V, VI, IX, X, XVIII, XIX, XXIV, and XXV corps, the regular cavalry, and Sheridan's cavalry are identified by colored lines. The badges of the corps are given ...
    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1865
  • Map
    Johnson's map of the vicinity of Richmond, and Peninsular Campaign in Virginia : showing also the interesting localities along the James, Chickahominy and York rivers Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1862 by J. Knowles Hare in the clerk's office of the District Court of the United States for the Southern District of New York." Appears in: Johnson's new illustrated (steel plate) family atlas, ca. 1863. Prime meridian: Washington, D.C. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 602.2 On ...
    • Contributor: Johnson, A. J. (Alvin Jewett) - Johnson and Ward - Johnson, A. J.
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    The tourist's pocket map of the state of Virginia : exhibiting its internal improvements, roads, distances &c. Relief shown by contours. Prime meridian: Washington. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1851, by Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co. in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the eastern District of Pennsylvania." Signed on verso: Millard Fillmore March 1853. Includes lists of steamboat and stagecoach routes, and indexed inset of the District of Columbia. "Population of Virginia by Counties, in ...
    • Contributor: Young, J. H. (James Hamilton) - Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co. - Young, J. H.
    • Date: 1853
  • Map
    Relative positions of forces at sunset, Aug. 28, 1862. [2nd Manassas Campaign]. Scale ca. 1:550,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 581 From Century illustrated monthly magazine, v. 31, Jan. 1886. p. 447. Map of the environs of Manassas Junction. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Wells, Jaco
    • Date: 1886
  • Map
    [Map of Spotsylvania County, Va.]. Relief shown by hachures. Shows fortifications in the Chancellorsville area and the names of residents. Date and title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil on tracing paper mounted on cloth. Imperfect: lower right hand corner missing. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H61 LC Land ownership maps, 1350 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In ...
    • Date: 186?
  • Map
    [Pencil sketches of Confederate troop positions along the Furnace Road south of Chancellorsville, on the "night of May 1st" and "May 2nd" 1863]. Title and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pencil on lined paper, torn along edges, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H130 Includes list of names of troop commanders. In pencil on verso: 281. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 1863
  • Map
    [Preliminary map of northeastern Virginia, south of the Rappahannock, east of the Blue Ridge, and north of 38⁰ N. Lat.]. Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Date and title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Sun print on a number of sheets pieced together and sectioned in two, with extensive ink and pencil annotations including a colored ink extension of the map drawn over a pencil grid showing roads connecting a portion of the map with Washington, D.C. and Alexandria, Virginia. ...
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    Map of Rappahannock County, Virginia Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. "March 1866." LC Land ownership maps, 1335 Copy imperfect: Sectioned horizontally in half, mounted on cloth. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah - Michie, Peter Smith - United States. War Department
    • Date: 1866
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    Map of Pr. Edward Co., Virginia
    Map of Prince Edward County, Virginia | Prince Edward County, 1864
    Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north to the upper right. Originally printed on 2 sheets pasted together. "March 1st 1864." "Map from the Confederate Engineer Bureau in Richmond, VA. General J.F. Gilmer Chief Engineer - Presented to - the Virginia Historical Society by his only daughter, Mrs J.F. Minis, Savh, Ga." LC Land ownership maps, 1326 Includes notes. ...
    • Contributor: Confederate States of America. Army. Department of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office - Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry) - Cassell, Charles E. - Gilmer, Jeremy Francis
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    [Map of part of Virginia, West Virginia, and Maryland]. Relief shown by hachures. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S174 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Portion of an unidentified printed map, extending from Hagerstown south to Warrenton, and Strasburg east to Leesburg. In pencil in lower left corner: 106. Mounted on paper.
    • Date: 186?
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    Map of Campbell Co.
    Map of Campbell County | Chief Engineer's Office, D.N.V., Maj. Gen. J.F. Gilmer, chief engineer
    Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. Four sheets pasted together as two sheets joined to form 1, mounted on cloth. "Map from the Confederate Engineer Bureau in Richmond, Va. General J.F. Gilmer, chief engineer. Presented to the Virginia Historical Society by his only daughter, Mrs. J.F. Minis, Savah, Ga." LC Land ownership maps, 1229 Available also through the Library of ...
    • Contributor: Gilmer, Jeremy Francis - Dwight, C. S. - Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry) - Minis, Louisa Porter - Confederate States of America. Army. Department of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office - Virginia Historical Society
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    [Map of Spotsylvania Court House]. This hand-drawn map shows the location of the Confederate line and the location of Union troops, including the 6th Corps under Upton and 2nd under Hancock; and also the spot where Stonewall Jackson's amputated arm was buried.
    • Contributor: Carter, Robert Goldthwaite
    • Date: 1864-05-08