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    [Map of Virginia and North Carolina from the coast to the Blue Ridge] Gilbert Thompson stamped on verso. "No. 1: Parts of Virginia and N. Carolina, 6 sheets, index inside; U.S.G.S. 1865. 1'=10 ms." on verso in red and black ink. Sheet 1 of a 6-sheet series of maps used by Gilbert Thompson during the Civil War. An index which is pasted on the verso shows the areas covered by the sheets. In addition to this sheet, ...
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas)
    • Date: 1865
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    [Map of the northern part of Virginia and West Virginia, between the Blue Ridge and the Alleghany Front, south of the Potomac River and north of New Market]. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Date and title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. In upper left: The square are miles. Pen-and-ink on pencil grid, mounted on cloth. Imperfect: horizontal creases and some staining and tears on edges. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H12 In upper left: No. 21. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 186?
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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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    Richmond and its defences [sic] : constructed and engraved to illustrate "The war with the South"
    Richmond and its defenses
    Caption in lower margin: A topographical map of Richmond and its vicinity, showing all batteries in existence. From Tomes, Robert. The war with the South, New York, Virtue & Yorston, 1862-1867. v. 2, between p. 236 and 237. Relief shown by hachures. Shows roads, rivers, railroads and batteries. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's ...
    • Contributor: Sholl, Charles - Kemble, W. (William)
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    Map of Virginia : showing the distribution of its slave population from the census of 1860 West Virginia shown as Kanawha. "Washington, June 13th, 1861." "Entered according to Act of Congress, A.D. 1861 by Henry S. Graham, in the Clerk's Office of the District of Columbia." "Sold for the benefit of the sick and wounded of the U.S. Army." Includes population table based on census of 1860 by county dated "August 27th 1861" and note. Manuscript annotation in lower right ...
    • Contributor: Graham, H. S. (Henry S.) - Hergesheimer, E. (Edwin) - Leonhardt, Theo. (Theodore) - Graham, H. S.
    • Date: 1861
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    Petersburg Shows fortifications and names of some residents. Official [signed] N. Michler, Major [of Engrs.]. LC copy annotated in pen-and-ink, watercolor, crayon and pencil to show picket lines of the 2nd, 5th, and 6th Union corps situated between Fort Wadsworth and Billup's P.O. on the Weldon and Petersburg R.R. "Gilbert Thompson" stamped on lower right corner, annotated in pencil. Sun print. LC Civil War maps ...
    • Contributor: United States. Army of the Potomac. Engineer Department - Michler, N. (Nathaniel)
    • Date: 1864
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    Map of Elizabeth City Co., Va. : from actual surveys by E.A. Semple, Wm. Ivy and C. Hubbard
    Map of Elizabeth City County, Virginia
    Shows names of some residents. Oriented with north to the upper right. "E.W. Smith & Co., Map Establishment, 17 & 19 South 6th St., Philadelphia." "This is the only map published of this - county - Girard Chambers, Deputy Co. Surveyor, 1902." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Semple, E. A. (Edward Armistead) - Ivy, Wm. - Hubbard, C. - E.W. Smith & Co. - Semple, E. A.
    • Date: 1902
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    Map of Greenesville [sic]
    Map of Greensville | Chief Engineer's Office D.N.V., Maj. Gen. J.F. Gilmer chief engineer
    Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. Each sheet pasted together in 4 sections, sectioned in 2, and mounted on cloth. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. "Map from the Confederate Engineer Bureau in Richmond, VA. General J.F. Gilmer Chief Engineer. Presented to the Virignia Historical Society by his only daughter, Mrs J.F. Minis, ...
    • Contributor: Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry) - Gilmer, Jeremy Francis - Minis, Louisa Porter - Confederate States of America. Army. Department of Northern Virginia - Virginia Historical Society - Campbell, Albert H.
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    [Outline map of Hampton Roads, and the vicinity of Norfolk, Va.]. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H88 Imperfect: Lacking top left corner. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 1861
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    Map of Mount Vernon, Virginia and vicinity : shewing [sic] Union picket lines, March 186[1]. Includes main roads, farms, churches, forts, and Union lines in Fairfax County, Va., especially around the estate of Mount Vernon.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1861
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    Sketch of Banks Ford. Shows fortifications and names of some residents on the Rappahannock above Fredericksburg. Relief shown by hachures. Date and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil (some col.) on pencil grid, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H139 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 291.
    • Date: 1863
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    Atlas showing battles, engagements, and important localities connected with the campaigns in Virginia, completing the Campaign Map Relief shown by hachures and pictorially. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 485 Phillips, 1348 Stamped in blue ink on t.p.: Library of Congress, City of Washington. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Bechler, Gustavus R.
    • Date: 1864
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    Sketch showing the position of Cap. F.B. Schaeffer's comd. on July the 21st, 1861 Relief shown by hachures. Shows the position of Capt. F.B. Schaeffer's command along Bull Run some 600 yards from the Lewis house during the 1st Battle of Bull Run. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 567.5 Includes profile. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault Acquisitions control no. 4-85
    • Contributor: Frémaux, Léon Joseph - Schaeffer, F.
    • Date: 1861
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    Map of Pr. George, Surry, Sussex and Southampton counties, Virginia
    Map of Prince George, Surry, Sussex and Southampton counties, Virginia
    Shows names of some residents. "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, Savannah, GA." At head of title: Chief Engineers Office D.N.V. Colonel, J.F. Gilmer, Chief Engineer. Blueprint. LC Land ownership maps, 1330 "Gilmer maps no. 41." Available also through the ...
    • Contributor: Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry) - Gilmer, Jeremy Francis - Minis, Louisa Porter - Confederate States of America. Army. Department of Northern Virginia - Campbell, Albert H.
    • Date: 1863
  • Map
    Petersburg and Five Forks. [1864-1865] Detailed topographic map showing Confederate works in red and Union fortifications in blue, houses, fences, names of residents, drainage, vegetation, hachures, railroads, roads, and the street pattern of Petersburg. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. This map is a reduced version of Nathaniel Michler's "Petersburg and Five Forks, " Civil War no. 607.9.
    • Contributor: Michler, N. (Nathaniel) - Michler, N.
    • Date: 1867
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    Map of Powhatan County, Virginia
    Powhatan County, 1864
    Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. "May 20 1864." North oriented toward the 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, 1324 Includes notes. LC copy imperfect: Mounted on cloth. Available also ...
    • 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 - Minis, Louisa Porter - Virginia Historical Society
    • Date: 1864
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    Map of Chesterfield County, Va. Shows districts and names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Sectioned in 3 and mounted on cloth backing. LC Land ownership maps, 1239 Includes 1880 census notes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Laprade, J. E. (Joseph Edgar) - Laprade, J. E.
    • Date: 1888
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    Map of Virginia : showing the distribution of its slave population from the census of 1860 "Sold for the benefit of the sick and wounded of the U.S. Army." Includes population table based on census of 1860 by county. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Graham, H. S. (Henry S.) - Hergesheimer, E. (Edwin) - Graham, H. S.
    • Date: 1861
  • Map
    Position of Union Army April 5th and 6th 1862 Shows the area of Wormsley Creek to the north and Poquoson River to the south as McClellan's forces prepared to launch the siege of Yorktown, Va. The locations of Howard's Bridge across the Poquoson and the road from Yorktown to Hampton are also indicated.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862-04-05
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    Plan of the Battle of Rappahannock Station November 7th 1863. As part of the Bristoe Campaign, while Union troops fought to cross the Rappahannock River at Kelly's Ford, Ewell's Confederates defended the pontoon bridge at Rappahannock Station approximately four miles away. This image gives details of the terrain, the elaborate Confederate fortifications, burnt buildings, and destroyed bridges.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863-11-07
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    Harrison's Landing, Va. : Showing Union line of defence [sic]. Shows the location at Harrison's Landing, along the James River, of the camps of the U.S. Army of the Potomac after the Seven Days' Battles, 25 June-1 July 1862. Includes Berkeley and Westover plantations in Charles City County, Va.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862-07-02
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    The Battle of Chancellorsville, Virginia position of Union Army, 2nd May 1863. Shows the position of Union troops on the second day of the Battle of Chancellorsville, including Oliver Otis Howard's 11th Corps, Daniel Edgar Sickles' 3rd Corps, George Gordon Meade's 5th Corps, Henry Warner Slocum's 12th Corps, cavalry troops of William Woods Averell, David McMurtrie Gregg, and Wesley Merritt, and Joseph Hooker's headquarters.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863-05-02
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    Route map of the Norfolk & Washington Steamboat Company : showing the Potomac River, Chesapeake Bay, and adjacent territory in Maryland and Virginia. Includes notes and distance table. Text, 3 deck plans, and fare table on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Norfolk and Washington Steamboat Company
    • Date: 1920
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    Map of Piedmont Virginia
    Piedmont Virginia
    Shows area from southwest Loudoun County to Carroll County, Virginia. Relief shown by spot heights. Pen-and-ink and pencil, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H210 In pencil on verso: 197. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah - Humphreys, D. C.
    • Date: 1873
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    Plan of the battle of Fredericksburg, Virginia : fought Decr. 13th 1862. Map shows the area surrounding Fredericksburg during the first battle, December 12-13 1862. Due to Burnside's slow maneuvering, Lee was able to take advantage of the terrain in disbursing his troops. After heavy losses crossing the Rappahannock River, Burnside decided against renewed attacks and withdrew on the 15th of December.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862-12-13