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    Map of the siege of Vicksburg, Miss. Scale ca. 1:17,000 (not "1:15,840"). LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 285 Signed (facsim.): C. B. Comstock, Capt. of Engrs. Detailed map showing entrenchments, roads, streets, railroads, hachures, vegetation, houses, and drainage. Contains five topographic profiles, six cross sections of artillery batteries, and one cross section of a "rebel rifle pit." For another issue, see Sherman map coll. no. 120. Description derived from published ...
    • Contributor: Spangenberg, Charles
    • Date: 1863
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    [Northern Mississippi and Alabama Relief shown by hachures. Differs from G3980 1865 .L5 CW 259.5 : lacks names of cartographer and litographer. "No. 3014 price 30 cents" is printed in upper left corner. Description derived from published bibliography. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 259.7 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Lindenkohl, A. - United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1865
  • Map
    Approaches to Vicksburg and Rebel defences Scale 1:20,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 278 Indicates fortifications, names and positions of boats, roads, streets, railroads, canal across De Soto Point, houses, vegetation, drainage, and relief by hachures. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Fendall, C.
    • Date: 1863
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    General plan of the field-fortifications around Corinth, Miss. : also exhibiting the rebel entrenchments and the approaches of the U.S. forces during May 1862 under Major Genl. H. W. Halleck, U.S.A. Relief shown by hachures and pictorially. Pen-and-ink in red and blue. Oriented with north to the bottom. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 269 In the right lower corner: Engineer Department, March 3, 1863. Received from Capt. Prime. See his letter of 19 January 1863 (P. 1266). Detailed topographic map showing Union and Confederate fortifications by the colors blue and red respectively, powder magazines, ...
    • Contributor: Shraag, F. - Theinert, F. - Prime, Fred. E.
    • Date: 1862
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    Railroad Maps, 1828-1900 Contains 623 maps chosen from more than 3,000 railroad maps and about 2,000 regional, state, and county maps, and other maps which show "internal improvements" of the past century. The maps presented here are a selection from the Geography and Map Division holdings, based on the popular cartobibliography, Railroad Maps of the United States: A Selective Annotated Bibliography of Original 19th-century Maps in the ...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Geography and Map Division - Library of Congress. National Digital Library Program
    • Date: 1998

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    Grierson's route from La Grange to Baton Rouge. [April 17-May 2, 1863]. Scale ca. 1:3,625,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 259.2 From "Monthly record of current events," Harper's new monthly magazine, v. 27, June-Nov., 1863 p. 271. Map of "The seat of war on the Mississippi" is on the verso. 18 x 13 cm. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 1863
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    Approaches to Vicksburg, Miss. & Rebel defences
    Approaches to Vicksburg, Miss. and Rebel defences
    LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.). 281 Relief shown by contours and hachures. "No: 103. Recd. & regd. Nov. 6 1863." Detailed pen and ink drawing on tracing cloth, showing fortifications, roads, street names, railroads, houses, fences, drainage, vegetation, and contour lines. Map title is written in each corner on the verso. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress ...
    • Contributor: Logan, James H.
    • Date: 1863
  • Map
    [Map of the Rigolet and the mouth of the Pearl River, Louisiana and Mississippi]. Relief shown by hachures. Places names in Spanish. Title from John R. Hébert's list of maps. Pen-and-ink. Watermarks: Horn in a shield surmounted by a crown over the letters GR. From the papers of Vicente Sebastián Pintado. Described in: Vicente Sebastián Pintado, Surveyor General of Spanish West Florida, 1805-17 : the man and his maps / by John R. Hébert. Imago mundi, v. 39, ...
    • Contributor: Pintado, Vicente Sebastián
    • Date: 1800
  • Map
    Map of a part of Louisiana and Mississippi, illustrating the operations of the U.S. forces, in the Department of the Gulf Scale ca. 1:380,160. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 231 In margin at bottom: Line of marsh [sic] of Gen. Banks corps d'armee April & Mai 1863. Map extends from Natchez, Mississippi, in the north to Marsh Island, Louisiana, in the south, and Columbia, Mississippi, in the east to Alexandria, Louisiana, in the west. Roads, railroads, drainage, and towns are shown. Description derived from ...
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - Lindenkohl, H. (Henry)
    • Date: 1863
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    Soil map Jackson County, Mississippi
    Jackson County, Mississippi soil map | Soil map Jackson Co. Miss.
    Shows distribution of soil types by colors and symbols. Relief shown by contours and spot heights. "Field operations Bureau of Chemistry and Soils 1927." "Base map in part from U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey Charts." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes conventional signs.
    • Contributor: United States. Bureau of Chemistry and Soils - Mississippi Geological Survey
    • Date: 1927
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    Map illustrating the operations of U.S. Forces against Vicksburg Shows the tracks of Genl. Grant, General Blair, and Admiral Porter, and sites of Union victories. Relief shown by hachures. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 288 This map differs from G3984.V8S5 1863 .U55 CW 287 by the addition of "Adml. Porter's track." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Maedel, J. W.
    • Date: 1863
  • Map
    Vicksburg and its defences. Constructed and engraved to illustrate "The war with the South" Scale ca. 1:72,500. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 283.2 From Tomes, Robert. The war with the South, New York, Virtue & Yorston, 1862-1867. v. 2, between p. 566 and 567. Signed (facsim.): Charles, Sholl, Topl. Engineer. "Entered according to act of Congress AD. 1863 by Virtue, Yorston & Co." Caption in lower margin: A topographical map of Vicksburg & its vicinity showing all ...
    • Contributor: Sholl, Charles
    • Date: 1863
  • Map
    Defences [sic] of Vicksburg, Decr. 1862 Map shows the area surrounding Vicksburg, Miss., including Warrenton, in December of 1862 at the time of the initial and unsuccessful Union assault, and on the eve of Grant's siege of the city. The Vicksburg & Texas and the Vicksburg & Jackson railroads are also indicated.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    Map of the country between Millikens Bend, La. and Jackson, Miss. shewing the routes followed by the Army of the Tennessee under the command of Maj. Genl. U.S. Grant, U.S. Vols. in ... Scale 1:126,720. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 261 Drawn by: Maj. O. H. Matz, Asst. Eng. & 1st Lt. L. Helmle, 3d Mo. Vols. Inft. Surveys by: 1st Lt. P. C. Hains, U.S. Eng. & Asst. Engrs. Ulffers, Wrigley, Tunica, McComas & Mason. Geographl. authorities: La Tourette's sectl. map, U.S. land surveys, official county and city maps." Map of Hinds and Warren counties, ...
    • Contributor: Wilson, Js. H. - Matz, Otto H. - Helmle, L.
    • Date: 1876
  • Map
    [Map of the Big Black River, Mississippi, in the vicinity of Bush and Birdsong's ferries, 1863] Pencil sketch showing drainage, roads, houses, and names of residents. Small flags apparently indicate campsites. Description derived from published bibliography. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S114, 263 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 1863
  • Map
    Plan der Schlacht von Gettysburg am 1, 2 & 3 Juli, 1863.-Plan zur Erlauterung von Gen. Grant's Vicksburg Campagne Mai-Juli, 1863 Scales vary. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 348.5 From his Der Amerikanische Burgerkreig; Geschichte des Volks der Vereinigten Staaten vor, warhrend und nach der Rebellion. Philadelphia and Leipzig, Schafer und Koradi, 1867-69. facing p. 255. Gettysburg map shows the location of Union and Confederate corps. The Vicksburg campaign map indicates the route followed by General Grant. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also ...
    • Contributor: Schmidt, Ernst Reinhold
    • Date: 1863
  • Map
    The Vicksburg National Military Park and vicinity showing lines of siege and defense of the city. National cemetery in background. Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 282.5 Map accompanies pamphlet entitled Vicksburg for the Tourist, rev. ed. ([Chicago] Passenger Department, Illinois Central System, 1925) 32 p. Copyright no. class F 49617, Apr. 11, 1925. Panoramic map in which "black lines indicate the Union trenches," "red lines indicate the Confederate line of defense," "white lines show the park roads," and "the stars ...
    • Contributor: Poole Brothers
    • Date: 1925
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    Plan of approaches to the Vicksburg Mine. Shows Brig. Genl. Hickenlooper's design for the trenches approaching Vicksburg, Miss., for the placement of the explosives detonated on 25 June.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863-07-01
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    Vicksburg National Military Park. Scale 1:2500. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 292 "Sheet 4" Large-scale topographic map showing contour lines, drainage, and fortifications in the vicinity of the Alabama and Vicksburg R.R. at Two Mile Bridge. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Vicksburg National Park Commission
    • Date: 1902
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    Map of operations of the Yazoo Pass expedition under command of Lt. Com. Watson Smith, U.S.N., 1863. Scale ca. 1:225,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 269.5 From Report of the Secretary of the Navy, with an appendix, containing reports from officers. December, 1863 (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1863). fol. p. 454. Map of the attack of the Yazoo Pass Expedition on Confederate Fort Pemberton, near Greenwood, Mississippi, March-April, 1863. Map illustrates "Addition report of Lieutenant Commander [James P.] Foster" dated ...
    • Contributor: United States. Navy
    • Date: 1863
  • Map
    Map of the rebel position at Vicksburg, Miss., May 1863. Shows the Union troops surrounding the Confederate fortified city of Vicksburg, Miss., with blockades and forces on both sides of the Mississippi River. Shows the locations of outlying Confederate forts and other defenses including extensive use of abatis and felled trees to hinder overland advances. The map also indicates the position of Union gunboats on the Mississippi River south of the town of Warrenton, ...
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863
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    Shiloh National Military Park. Scale ca. 1:28,000. Folded title: Shiloh National Military Park, Tennessee. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 439.5 Includes descriptive index. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Text and illus. on verso. AACR2
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1969
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    Vicksburg National Military Park and Vicksburg National Cemetery Index: "Significant structures." LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 291.2 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 196?
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    The Enemy's fortifications around Vicksburg Shows the terrain and Confederate fortifications around Vicksburg, Miss., in mid-May, 1863, just after Confederate Gen. Pemberton was forced to evacuate Hayne's Bluff. Indicated are the locations of Union forces under Sherman, McPherson, McClernand, and Carr.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863