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    Topographical map of the original District of Columbia and environs showing the fortifications around the city of Washington Also shows school districts and householders' names in rural areas. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the Year 1862 by E.G. Arnold ..." Includes text and population tables. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 674, 674.1 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy annotated in ink on verso, mounted on cloth...
    • Contributor: Arnold, E. G. - Colton, G. Woolworth (George Woolworth)
    • Date: 1862
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    Catalogue of points of historic interest : [Washington D.C. and metropolitan area] Shows Civil War hospitals and fortifications. Panel title. Includes text, directory of committee members, and ill. Descriptive index to points of interest and directories on verso. "35." LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 679 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy laminated with tissue paper. Phillips. Washington 542 DCP
    • Contributor: Grand Army of the Republic. Committee on Marking Points of Historic Interest - Grand Army of the Republic. National Encampment
    • Date: 1865
  • Map
    Extract of military map of N.E. Virginia showing forts and roads. Covers Washington D.C. metropolitan area. Eastern corner of D.C. off map. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Also shows rural householders' names and vegetation. Coloring differs. Includes note and coat of arms below title. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 684 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copies mounted on cloth backing. 3 copies...
    • Contributor: United States. War Department. Engineer Bureau
    • Date: 1865
  • Map
    [Topographical map of the District of Columbia and adjacent areas in Virginia, showing fortifications] Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H182 Pen-and-ink on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    Map of n. eastern Virginia and vicinity of Washington Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Shows forts and batteries in the District of Columbia and immediate vicinity. At head of title: Surveys for military defences. LC copy annotated in black ink and colored inks to show troop positions and engagements. Annotated in black ink on verso: Major General Sigel to Colonel L.P. di Cesnola, Chantilly, Novbr. 1862. Bookplate of "Palma di...
    • Contributor: United States. Corps of Topographical Engineers - McDowell, Irvin - Schedler, J. (Joseph)
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    Map of n. eastern Virginia and vicinity of Washington Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Shows forts and batteries in the District of Columbia and immediate vicinity. Also shows "Battle field at Bull Run fought July 21st 1861." At head of title: Surveys for military defences. "Additions & corrections for Rappahannock and Rapid Ann Rivers and their vicinity ..." added to data used in compilation. Mounted on cloth backing. Includes "Data...
    • Contributor: United States. Corps of Topographical Engineers - McDowell, Irvin - Schedler, J. (Joseph)
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    Map of n. eastern Virginia and vicinity of Washington Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Shows forts and batteries in the District of Columbia and immediate vicinity. At head of title: Surveys for military defences. Accompanied by sheet: Presented to Brig. Genl. S. Williams, A.A. Genl. Hd. Qrs. Army, by order of Maj. Genl. McClellan, Comd. in Chf. U.S.A. [signed] A.W. Whipple, Maj. T.E. [1] leaf ; 21 x 13 cm....
    • Contributor: United States. Corps of Topographical Engineers - McDowell, Irvin - Schedler, J. (Joseph)
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    Surveys of the military defences, vicinity of Washington, D.C. Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Depth shown by contours and soundings. Pen-and-ink over pencil grid on tracing cloth, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H110 Includes an index to public buildings in Washington. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    Map of n. eastern Virginia and vicinity of Washington Shows forts and batteries in the District of Columbia and immediate vicinity. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. At head of title: Surveys for military defences. "Additions & corrections for Rappahannock and Rapid Ann Rivers and their vicinity ..." added to data used in compilation. Mounted on cloth backing. Includes "Data used in compilation," table of "Elevations above tide water," and "Geological...
    • Contributor: United States. Corps of Topographical Engineers - McDowell, Irvin - Schedler, J. (Joseph)
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    Extract of military map of N.E. Virginia showing forts and roads. Covers Washington D.C. metropolitan area. Eastern corner of D.C. ca. 7 cm. within map area. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Also shows rural householders' names and vegetation. Includes note and coat of arms below title. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 687 LC copy 1 halved and mounted on cloth backing. LC copy 2 brittle, missing large sections along margins, and...
    • Contributor: United States. War Department. Engineer Bureau
    • Date: 1865
  • Map
    Map of fortifications and defenses of Washington. In left lower margin: Taken from a map issued by the War Department in 1865. In left upper margin: Appendix A. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 682 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. DCP
    • Contributor: Hodasevich, R. A. - United States. War Department
    • Date: 1865
  • Map
    Defenses of Washington, extract of military map of N.E. Virginia : showing forts and roads Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Also shows woods and householders' names in rural areas. In lower left corner: Accompanying report of Brig. Gen. Richard Delafield ... dated October 30, 1865, series III. From: Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate Armies, Washington, 1891-1895, plate 89, map 1. In lower right corner: See Atlas, Plates VII. and VIII....
    • Contributor: United States. War Department. Engineer Bureau - Delafield, Richard - United States. Government Printing Office
    • Date: 1865
  • Map
    Map of the defences of Washington. Relief shown by hachures. In lower margin below title: (From Atlas accompanying Official Records). LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 682.5 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy fold-lined, mounted on cloth backing, and annotated in pencil in lower margin: Atlas, v. 2, pl. XXXIX, no. 1. DCP
    • Date: 1865
  • Map
    Map of the environs of Washington : compiled from Boschkes' map of the District of Columbia and from surveys of the U.S. Coast Survey showing the line of the defences of Washington ... Shows buildings, rural property lines, householders' names, and vegetation. Relief shown by contours and hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. India ink, col. ink, and col. wash. Northern section is printed map with ms. annotation. Remainder is completely ms. Originally drawn on 4 sheets, assembled to 1 sheet, and sectioned to 6 parts. On verso on label affixed to cloth backing: No. 187....
    • Contributor: Barnard, J. G. (John Gross) - Boschke, A. - United States Coast Survey - Barnard, J. G.
    • Date: 1865
  • Map
    Extract of military map of N.E. Virginia showing forts and roads. Covers Washington D.C. metropolitan area. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Also shows rural householders' names and vegetation. In left upper margin: 39th Cong. 1st Sess.--Report of the Chief Engineer U.S.A. Includes note and coat of arms below title. In right upper margin: No. 1. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 686 LC copies mounted on cloth backing. LC copy 2 fold-lined...
    • Contributor: United States. War Department. Engineer Bureau - Bowen & Co. - United States. Congress
    • Date: 1865
  • Map
    Civil War defenses of Washington, hiking and biking trail guide : Washington, DC Shows existing and planned trails connecting the former Civil War forts in the Washington D.C. metropolitan area; also shows designated national park lands and other parks. "Some trails ... to be completed in June 2011." Relief shown by shading. Title from panel and from upper margin. Includes text and inset of Potomac River estuary south of Alexandria (Va.). Text, "Plan of Fort Totten earthworks",...
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 2011
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    Civil War defenses of Washington : Maryland, Virginia, Washington D.C.
    Circle of forts, city of trees
    Shows existing and former Civil War forts/batteries and present-day roadways in the Washington D.C. metropolitan area. "*GPO: 2010--641-603." Relief shown by shading. Title from panel. Includes text and col. ill. Text, aerial view of earthen "Fort Foote", and. ill. (some col.) on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 2010
  • Map
    Extract of military map of N.E. Virginia showing forts and roads. Catalog Record Only Covers Washington D.C. metropolitan area. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Also shows rural householders' names and vegetation. Facsimile. Original version: [Washington, D.C.] : Engineer Bureau, War Dept., 1865. Includes note and coat of arms below title. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 685 LC copy mounted on cloth backing. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. War Department. Engineer Bureau
    • Date: 1958
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    Map showing the defences of Washington / Catalog Record Only Relief shown by contours. "Compiled from Boschkes map of the District of Columbia and surveys made during the war." Photographic copy of ms. topographic map in the collection of the National Ocean Service. Original map rubber-stamped: U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey, Nov. 3 1893, Archives. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Includes notes. "Register no. 1960." Full register no.: T-1960. DCP CW3
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1893
  • Map
    Topographical map of the original District of Columbia and environs showing the fortifications around the city of Washington / Catalog Record Only Also shows school districts and householders' names in rural areas. Relief shown by hachures. Reduced-scale photographic copy of original 1:31,680-scale map. On verso: EPSON photo paper. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the Year 1862 by E.G. Arnold ..." Original copy imperfect: Halved vertically at sheet center. LC photocopy imperfect: Difficult to read because of small scale. Includes text and population tables. DCP
    • Contributor: Arnold, E. G.
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    Topographical map of the original District of Columbia and environs showing the fortifications around the city of Washington / Catalog Record Only Also shows school districts and householders' names in rural areas. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the Year 1862 by E.G. Arnold ..." Includes text and population tables. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 674/674.1 LC copies halved and mounted on cloth backing. Some LC copies laminated, annotated in ink on recto or verso, and fold-lined. LC copy 4...
    • Contributor: Arnold, E. G.
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    Topographical map of the original District of Columbia and environs showing the fortifications around the city of Washington / Catalog Record Only Also shows school districts and householders' names in rural areas. Relief shown by hachures. Facsimile. Original version: New York : G. Woolworth Colton, 1862. Includes text and population tables. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 675 LC copy 1 halved, mounted on cloth backing, and annotated in pencil on verso: Published by the Capital Curio Co. for the 36th Annual Encampment of the Grand...
    • Contributor: Arnold, E. G.
    • Date: 1902
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    Defenses of Washington. Catalog Record Only Each map covers a single fortification. Relief shown by hachures on some maps. Some maps dated: A.D. 1863 [or] A.D. 1864. Deleted title on some maps: Entrenchments for the defence of Washington. In right lower margin: Report of Gen. Barnard. Photocopies of ms. maps in the National Archives and Records Administration, Cartographic and Architectural Branch, record group 77. Maps numbered at upper left: Drawer...
    • Contributor: Barnard, J. G.
    • Date: 1863
  • Map
    Extract of military map of N.E. Virginia showing forts and roads. Catalog Record Only Scale 1:63,360; 1 in. to the mile. Facsimile. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. "The Coast Survey maps were used in the compilation north of the Potomac, outside of the Dist. of Columbia." Shows some land ownership. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 685.1 Includes note and coat of arms. DCP AACR2
    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1969
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    [Plans of the fortifications of Washington D.C.]. Catalog Record Only Some maps are photocopies of ms. maps. In upper margin of some maps: Entrenchments for the defence of Washington. In lower right corner of some maps: Transferred from Office Ch'f Eng'r Defenses of Washington to Eng'r Dep't Jan'y 1866. Includes cross-sections. Some maps also include statistical tables. LC sheets accompanied by negative photocopies. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1861