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    Plan von dem Haven und der Gegend von Charles Town in South Carolina ... Sept. 1782 Scale ca. 1:250,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Depths shown by soundings. Shows location of batteries, guard houses, etc. Includes "Explication." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1567 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 650/2; 651/3
    • Contributor: Matthae, A.
    • Date: 1782
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    Sea coast defences. Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 365 Confederate imprint. Suggested "system of defence for smaller ports and inlets" in South Carolina, signed "G.M." and illustrated by a plan of a fort. Gabriel Manigault (1809-1888) was the author of a "Letter Addressed to Governor M. L. Bonham, of South Carolina, on the Defences of Charleston" (1863) Description derived from published bibliography. Available ...
    • Contributor: Manigault, Gabriel E. (Gabriel Edward) - Manigault, Gabriel E.
    • Date: 1861
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    Charleston Harbor and its approaches showing the positions of the Rebel batteries. Scale ca. 1:30,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 382 Another issue. Shows roads, railroads, houses, vegetation, a street plan of Charleston, drainage, soundings, and shoals. Enlarged issue covering all of James Island and indicating 1/2-mile concentric circles centered on St. Michaels, Charleston, "first [and] second line[s] of Rebel defences," positions occupied by the Union Army and Navy, and "Rebel batteries in possession [of] ...
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1863
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    [Map of South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, and Tennessee.] Shows the southern border of South Carolina, northern border of Georgia, and eastern borders of Alabama and Tennessee, with railroads, towns, forts, prisons, landforms, and waterways.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1861
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    Dominia Anglorum in America Septentrionali. Scales vary. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Sheet title in Latin and German. Individual map titles and text in German. Maps in English and German. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 83 Differs from other copies in Québec and New England states boundaries. Includes text and glossary. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Homann Erben (Firm)
    • Date: 1759
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    Map of Fairfield Co., South Carolina
    Fairfield County, South Carolina
    Shows names of landowners. Relief shown by contours. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1875 by Balis Earl Elkin & Wm. Barnes Elkin in the Office of Librarian of Congress at Washington." "869 square miles." LC Land ownership maps, 836 Includes table of 1875 population statistics. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy ...
    • Contributor: Elkin, William (William Barnes) - Elkin, E. (Balis Earl) - J.L. Smith Co. - Elkin, William
    • Date: 1876
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    Southern Georgia and part of South Carolina Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Description derived from published bibliography. LC copy: sheet 6 of a 6-sheet series of maps used by Gilbert Thompson during the Civil War. In addition to this sheet, the Geography and Map Division has sheet 1 (see CW 508.5), sheet 3 (see CW 305a.6), sheet 4 (see ...
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - Lindenkohl, A.
    • Date: 1865
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    Union District, South Carolina Relief shown by hachures. Scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. "Approved, Chas. R. Suter, 1st Lt., U.S. Engrs., Chf. Engr., D. S." Pen and ink tracing of a map in Robert Mills's Atlas of the State of South Carolina . . . Baltimore, F. Lucas, Jr. [1825] LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S155. Available also through the Library of Congress web site ...
    • Contributor: Mills, Robert - Thompson, R.
    • Date: 1825
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    Johnson's North and South Carolina. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Johnson & Browning
    • Date: 1861
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    Charles Town, South Carolina, with a chart of the bars & harbour, Scale ca. 1:56,700. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1541 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 650/1; 650/2; 651/3; 700/1
    • Contributor: Cowley, R. - Lodge, John - Fielding & Walker
    • Date: 1780
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    A sketch of the battle near Camden in South Carolina, 16 Augst. 1780. Scale ca. 1:4,800. Relief shown by shading and hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1554 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W. (Joseph Frederick Wallet) - Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Date: 1780
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    Sketch of the Battle of Hobkirks Hill, near Camden, on the 25th April, 1781. Scale ca. 1:5,200. Relief shown by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1566 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: bottom margin trimmed off. Appears in Charles Stedman's The history of the origin, progress, and termination of the American War. 1794. v. 2. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Vallancey, Charles
    • Date: 1794
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    Coast line from Charleston to Savannah. Scale ca. 1:430,000. Manuscript; pen-and-ink and pencil. From the papers of Joseph Roswell Hawley. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 358.6 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Hawley, Joseph R. (Joseph Roswell)
    • Date: 1862
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    Map of the seat of war, in South Carolina, and Georgia. Description derived from published bibliography. Inset: Portion of Georgia [around Savannah]. Uncolored. Scale not given. 11 x 17 cm. Shows coastal area from Georgetown, South Carolina, to Savannah, Georgia, and territory inland as far north as Kingstree, South Carolina, to Orangeburgh, South Carolina. Gives the location of forts and shows coastal shoals, drainage, roads, railroads, ferries, bridges, dwellings with names of inhabitants, churches, and ...
    • Contributor: Evans & Cogswell
    • Date: 1861
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    Ichnography of Charleston, South-Carolina : at the request of Adam Tunno, Esq., for the use of the Phœnix Fire-Company of London, taken from actual survey, 2d August 1788 Scale 1:4,800; 400 ft. to 1 in. Oriented with north toward the lower right. "Published 1st Jan'y 1790 by E. Petrie, No. 13 America Square." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes street index with width data, indexes to points of interest, and ill. Vault AACR2: 650/1; 651/2; 700/1; 710/2
    • Contributor: Petrie, Edmund - Tunno, Adam - Phoenix Fire-Company of London
    • Date: 1790
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    Plan of the attack on Ft. Sumter, April 6th, 1863. Map shows a regional view of Charleston Harbor including Confederate fortifications and Union naval vessels. This April 1863 atttack by Union ironclads was unsuccessful.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863-04-06
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    Map of Anderson County, South Carolina
    Anderson County, South Carolina
    Shows the names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. LC Land ownership maps, 833 Includes business advertisements and indexed insets: Pendleton -- Belton -- Williamston -- Honea Path -- Anderson. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy imperfect: Mounted on cloth.
    • Contributor: Von Hasseln, J. H. - Brown, George
    • Date: 1897
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    Map of Charleston Harbor, S.C. Scale ca. 1:15,800. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 371 Upper right corner: Mil. aff., vol. v., no. 591b. Red curves are marked 6, 12, 18, and 24 feet to show depths at mean low water. The area always covered with water is blue, the surface between high and low water marks is indicated by wavy lines and colored with bistre. Shows drainage, vegetation, ...
    • Contributor: Bowen & Co.
    • Date: 186?
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    Plan of the assault on Ft. Wagner, July 11th 1863. Detail of Morris Island, Charleston Harbor, Charleston S.C., showing Confederate Fort Wagner being shelled by the U.S.S. Monitor. Also shown is the daylight assault of Gen. George C. Strong against the heavily-defended fort. Strong's forces were quickly repulsed and with great loss of life.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863-07-11
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    [Northern Georgia and western and central South Carolina]. Relief shown by hachures. General map, without title, extending from Charleston west to the western boundary of Georgia. State names, boundaries. "Drawn by A. Lindenkohl" and "H. Lindenkohl & Chas. G. Kebs, Lith." have been dropped from the bottom margin. Description derived from published bibliography. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 129.3 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...
    • Contributor: Lindenkohl, A. - United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1865
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    Preliminary chart of Charleston Harbor and its approaches Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. In upper right margin: Plate 1 In lower right margin: Lith. of J. Bien. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ms. letter, signed by Gen. S.W. Crawford, a Union officer at Fort Sumter, dated July 10, 1869 Copy imperfect: Map edges torn Control no.: 99-28
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - Boutelle, C. O. (Charles Otis) - Bien, Julius
    • Date: 1958
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    [A plan of the attack of Fort Sulivan, near Charles Town in South Carolina by a squadron of His Majesty's ships on the 28th day of June 1776, with the disposition of ... Scale ca. 1:25,500. Title from engraved map published by Faden in 1776. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Includes inset "Plan of the platform in Sullivan's Fort." Annotated by Lt. Colonel Thos. James of the Rl. Rt. of Artillery, to delete one "l" from "Sullivan's Fort." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789 1544 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...
    • Contributor: Faden, William - James, Thomas
    • Date: 1776
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    [Northern Georgia and western and central South Carolina] Scale 1:633,600. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 129.2 General map, without title, extending from Charleston west to the western boundary of Georgia. State names, boundaries, and railroads are overprinted in red. "Library of the Department of State" is written in ink in the upper margin. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Lindenkohl, A. - United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1865
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    [Pencil sketch of the Atlantic Coast from Charleston, South Carolina, to Savannah, Georgia]. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War Maps, 1989. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S128 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 1864
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    Part of Charleston Harbor, embracing forts Moultrie, Sumter, Johnson, and Castle Pinckney, also Sullivan, James & Morris islands; and showing the position of the Star of the West, when fired into from ... Scale ca. 1:31,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 374 Shows the channel, drainage, vegetation, roads, plan of the city, and forts. A portrait of Major Anderson, commander of Fort Sumter, is in the upper right corner. Below the neat line is a view of the harbor and city from Fort Johnson to Mt. Pleasant. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the ...
    • Contributor: Perry, George T.
    • Date: 1861