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    Map of Amelia Co., Virginia
    Map of Amelia County, Virginia
    Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. Oriented with north toward upper left. Date from LC jacket note. Blue-line print. "Approved July 12th 1864 Albert H. Campbell, Capt. P. Engr. in chage Topl. Dep. D.N.Va." "Gilmer Map #8." LC Land ownership maps, 1205 Darker blue color under Explanations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Henderson, D. E. - Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry) - Gilmer, Jeremy Francis - Minis, Louisa Porter - Confederate States of America. Army. Department of Northern Virginia
    • Date: 1864
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    [Sketch of the vicinity of Kernstown, Va.]. Shows names of some land owners. Relief shown by hachures. Title and date derived from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil on pencil grid. Mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H92 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 1862
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    Position of Union Army at Cedar Creek Union position and plan of battle. However, what initially appeared to be an overwhelming success quickly turned to a rout when the Union forces were redeployed and launched a successful counterattack that drove the Confederates back across the Shenandoah to Fisher's Hill, with heavy losses of men, equipment and supplies. Map shows troop locations along the Strasburg Pike on either side of Cedar Creek, and along the north fork of ...
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1861
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    [Detailed map of part of Virginia from Alexandria to the Potomac River above Washington, D.C. 186-]. Relief shown by form lines. Shows parts of Arlington and Fairfax counties, part of the defenses of Washington, roads, railroads, towns, vegetation, houses, fences, names of residents, and drainage. "211, L. Sheet 2." Ink on tracing cloth. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 523 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 186?
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    Fort Sedgwick Detailed plan of fort with four cross sections. Sun print. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 542 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Duane, James C. (James Chatham) - Michler, N. (Nathaniel) - Duane, James C.
    • Date: 1864
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    Frederick Co. Va., from Wood's map.
    Frederick County, Virginia, from Wood's map
    LC Land ownership maps, 1261 Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Date from Stephenson's Civil War Maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil, mounted on paper. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H35 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In upper left: No. 24.
    • Contributor: Wood, John
    • Date: 186?
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    The approaches from Washington, to Richmond "Presented by the Home Insurance Compy. of New York." Description derived from published bibliography. Inset: The strategic points of east Tennessee, northern Alabama, and Georgia, from the U.S. official military map, 1864. Map of eastern Virginia showing roads, railroads, towns, drainage, and some relief by hachures. Battlefields are identified by crossed swords. Relief shown by hachures. This item is in the Map Collection of ...
    • Contributor: Heald, D. A. (Daniel Addison) - Home Insurance Company
    • Date: 1864
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    Map of battle-grounds of August 28th, 29th, & 30th, 1862, in the vicinity of Groveton, Prince William Co., Va.
    Illustrative map accompanying argument of petitioner's counsel, positions of troops delineated by his counsel : no. 2 | Engineer Department, U.S. Army, Bvt. Maj. Gen. A. A. Humphreys, Brig. Gen. & Chief of Engineers | Battle-grounds of August 28th, 29th & 30th, 1862, in the vicinity of Groveton, Prince William Co., Va.
    "Official copy G.K. Warren Maj. Engrs. & Bvt. Maj. Gen. U.S.A." Includes: "Notes by Counsel." Relief shown by contours and hachures. Similar to nos. 577.5-577.7, LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.). This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's Archives Research Services department for more information. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as ...
    • Contributor: Warren, Gouverneur Kemble - Hawley, Joseph R. (Joseph Roswell) - Humphreys, A. A. (Andrew Atkinson) - McCrary, George Washington - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1878
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    Map of the state of Virginia
    Map of Virginia
    "August 1863." "Lith. by Chas. G. Krebs." Accompanied by cover: Map of Virginia / compiled in the office of the United States Coast Survey. Washington, D.C. : W.H. & O.H. Morrison : 15 x 10 cm. Also covers Delaware, Maryland, West Virginia and parts of adjacent states. Shows cities and towns, roads, rivers, and relief by hachures. Map has concentric circles centered on Richmond, ...
    • Contributor: Nicholson, W. L. - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - Krebs, Charles G. - United States Coast Survey - W.H. & O.H. Morrison (Firm)
    • Date: 1863
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    Campbell County, city of Lynchburg, Virginia : 1:50 000-scale topographic map Relief shown by contours and spot heights. Title in margin: Campbell County, city of Lynchburg, Va. Includes location map, index to 1:24 000-scale maps, and conversion table. "37079-C1-CF-050." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Geological Survey (U.S.) - Virginia. Department of Mines, Minerals, and Energy - Virginia. Department of Transportation
    • Date: 1993
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    Map of the field of operations, November 1863. Map shows the area between Culpeper Courthouse and Orange Courthouse including the location of Federal troops under Meade in Union-held towns and along the Rappahannock River. On November 7th, the Union army began its advance across the Rappahannock River at Rappahannock Station. The map also indicates the location of Confederate strongholds along the Rapidan River.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863
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    Part of the Province of Virginia. Scale ca. 1:120,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Shows Princess Ann, Norfolk, and part of Nansemond counties. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1143 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1791
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    Map of George Washington's land at Mount Vernon, Fairfax Coy., Virginia, as it was & as it is. Laid down from old maps made by G. Washington and from actual surveys Insets: drawings of mansion house and of Washington's tomb ; "Plan of the grounds around Mt. Vernon Mansion with the names of the buildings as used in G. Washington's time." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Gillingham, W. - Washington, George
    • Date: 1859
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    A new map of Virginia, Mary-Land, and the improved parts of Pennsylvania & New Jersey.
    New map of Virginia, Maryland, and the improved parts of Pennsylvania and New Jersey
    Relief shown pictorially. Watermarks: AB; [fleur-de-lis]. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copies imperfect: Fold-lined, torn at fold line, mounted on cloth backing. Statement of dedication at foot of title: Most humbly inscrib'd to the Right Hon. the Earl of Orkney &ct., Knight of ye most Noble and Anciet [sic] Order of ye Thistle. Includes embellished ...
    • Contributor: Senex, John
    • Date: 1719
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    Matomkin Inlet, Virginia
    Metompkin Inlet, Virginia
    Depths shown by soundings. Lower left corner of the copy is wanting. From its Report of the Superintendent of the Coast Survey, showing the progress of the survey during the year 1862 (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1864). Map 16. "No. 378" is in the upper left corner. Title changed to: "Matomkin Inlet, Virginia" ; similar to G3882.C6 1862 .U5 CW 584.4. Description derived from ...
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1862
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    Map of "Big Hill" iron lands, 592 1/2 acres, Botetourt Co., Virginia Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink and pencil over an ink grid on lined paper, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H232 In pencil on verso: 340. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1881
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    Rockbridge Co., Va. Section no. 3.
    Rockbridge County, Virginia.
    "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. Forms part of the Gilmer Map Collection. Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. Gift of Mrs. Louisa Porter (Gilmer) Minis (i.e., Mrs. ...
    • Contributor: Confederate States of America. Army. Dept. Of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office
    • Date: 1863
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    [Map of the battle field of Gaines's Mill, showing approximately the positions of infantry and artillery engaged Relief shown by hachures. Indicates names of commanders, roads, houses, names of a few residents, drainage, and vegetation. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 558.1 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Wells, Jaco
    • Date: 1885
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    Plan of battle of Salem Church near Bank's Ford, Virginia : May 3rd & 4th 1863. As part of a series depicting the Chancellorsville Campgain, this map gives details of the area around Salem Church, where Union Gen. Sedgwick's forces, en route from Fredericksburg to reinforce Hooker near Chancellorsville, met Confederate opposition under Wilcox. Lee's quick assessment of the potential of the situation led him to redeploy his forces in the hope of destroying Sedgwick's corps. While prevented from joining ...
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863-05-03
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    The platt of Safford [i.e. Stafford] from the mouth of upper Machotich to the mouth of Chappawamsick
    The platt of Stafford from the mouth of upper Machotich to the mouth of Chappawamsick
    Pen-and-ink on tracing paper, mounted on cloth. Oriented with north to the right. In ink in top right corner: 11-D crossed out. Map stamped in lower right margin: U.S.C. & G. Survey. Library and Archives no. 374.; map stamped in lower right corner U.S.C. & G. Survey. Library and Archives no. 1324 (in blue ink); blue bordered label torn off in lower right corner. ...
    • Contributor: Savage, John
    • Date: 173?
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    Position of 3rd Army Corps at Harrison's Landing, Va., July 9th 1862. From actual survey made for Genl. Heintzelman Gives Union Army positions around Harrison's Landing in Charles City County, Va., on July 9th, 1862, with details of the terrain and locations of headquarters for the following Union officers: David Bell Birney, Cuvier Grover, Samuel Peter Heintzelman, Joseph Hooker, Philip Kearny, Israel Bush Richardson, John Sedgwick, and George Sykes.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862-07-09
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    The Centre position of Union and Rebel armies, Yorktown, Va. Shows both of the armies west of Yorktown, with the York River to the east, as the Siege of Yorktown got underway.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862
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    Map of the county of Rockbridge, Virginia Shows magisterial districts and names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward upper right. LC Land ownership maps, 1339, 1340 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy imperfect: Losses along edges and mounted on cloth backing.
    • Contributor: Gilham, William - A. Hoen & Co.
    • Date: 1860
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    [Survey of lands in Blue Ridge between Manassass Gap, Ashby's and Sincker's Gap in Clarke and Warren counties : Rawleigh Colston's land]. Shows the names of some residents. Title devised by cataloger. Each sheet pasted together in 4 sections, sectioned in 2, and mounted on cloth. LC Land ownership maps, 1240 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes survey notes.
    • Contributor: Love, George
    • Date: 1834
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    Map of the seat of war : [Virginia and Maryland] / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available General map. Few place names in Virginia south of Richmond and Lynchburg (with the exception of Norfolk and the Virginia Peninsula) are given. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Mounted on cloth. Imperfect: Originally folded into eighths, with losses along fold lines, and fading overall. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 449.7 Confederate imprint.
    • Contributor: Grant, M.
    • Date: 1861