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  • Map
    Map of Augusta County, Virginia Scale 1:63,360 or 1 in. to the mile. Relief shown by hachures. Shows land ownership. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Land ownership maps, 1213 "R.E. Lee, Pres. Bd of Survey". "The basis of this map is the Confederate surveys made by order of Maj. Gen. J. F. Gilmer ..." Includes inset of Staunton, "Map showing ...
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah - Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward) - Washington and Lee University. Trustees - Worley & Bracher
    • Date: 1870
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    Williamsburg to White House
    Campaign map, Army of the Potomac, map no. 2
    Description derived from published bibliography. Shows fortifications, towns, roads, houses, names of residents, vegetation, drainage, and relief by hachures. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's Archives Research Services department for more information. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 596 Swem, E.G. Maps relating to Virginia, 941 Available also through the Library of Congress web ...
    • Contributor: Abbot, Henry L. - Dougal, William H. - United States. Army of the Potomac. Engineer Dept
    • Date: 1862
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    [Map of Rockbridge County, Virginia]. Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink and pencil, mounted on cloth. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H305 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 187.
    • Date: 188?
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    Official plan of the siege of Yorktown, Va. : conducted by the Army of the Potomac under command of Maj. Gen. George B. McClellan U.S.A., April 5th to May 3rd 1862 Contains a list of the "proposed armament of batteries." Description derived from published bibliography. Indicates headquarters of Generals McClellan, Porter, Woodbury, and Heintzelman, houses, names of residents, roads, drainage, vegetation, and relief by hachures and spot heights. Oriented with north to upper right. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's Archives Research Services department for ...
    • Contributor: Abbot, Henry L. - Gedney, J. F. - Krebs, Charles G. - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1862
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    Caroline County, Virginia Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. Date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Title, statement of responsibility, and scale from verso. Pen-and-ink on tracing linen mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H24 LC Land ownership maps, 1232 Annotated in pencil in upper right: "P.O.s underscored". Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Confederate States of America. Army of Northern Virginia. Corps, 2nd. Engineer Office
    • Date: 186?
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    Sketch of the battle of Fredericksburg, Saturday, Dec. 13th 1862, Right Wing, C.S.A., Lt. Gl. Jackson's corps LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 551 Signed in facsimile: Maj. Genl. Franklin, compliments, Danl. Butterfield, Chief of Staff. Probably printed by the Union Army since the inscription contains the names of the Union generals Franklin and Butterfield. Shows names of residents. Mounted on cloth-backed paper. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    [Map of Fairfax and Alexandria counties, Virginia, and parts of adjoining counties] Above neat line in right corner: "Recd. Engineer Bureau, April 25th 1864. with letter April 23d '64, fm. Capt. Michler, [signed] J.C. Woodruff, Maj. of Engineers." Map showing the defenses of Washington situated in Virginia, roads, railroads, towns, drainage, vegetation, houses, and names of residents. Description derived from published bibliography. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 493 Available also through the Library of Congress ...
    • Contributor: Michler, N. (Nathaniel)
    • Date: 1864
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    Map of the Peninsula of Virginia : showing route of McClellan's Army toward Richmond [illegible]. On what appears to be a portion of a published travel map showing steamship and railroad routes out of Baltimore, Md., Sheden has indicated the route of the Union Army as it moved up the Virginia Peninsula toward Richmond.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862
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    Map showing the operations of the Army of the Potomac under command of Mag. [sic] Gen. George G. Meade, : from March 29th to April 9th, 1865 Endorsed (facsim.): Official J.C. Duane, Major of Engineers, Bvt. Col. U.S.A., Chief Engineer, Army of the Potomac. Map of the country between Petersburg and Appomattox Court House showing roads, railroads, cities, towns and some houses and names of residents. Description derived from published bibliography. Sun print. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 512a.5 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...
    • Contributor: United States. Army of the Potomac. Engineer Department
    • Date: 1865
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    Map shewing [sic] vicinity of Winchester, Virginia, Potomac, etc. Shows portions of southern Maryland and northern Virginia emphasizing Winchester, Va. Sneden notes on the map that Winchester was a city that changed hands 46 times during the war. He lists three major battles near Winchester, fought in March 1862, May 1864, and September 1864. Sneden considered the Battle of Kernstown, Va., to be the First Battle of Winchester but today historians consider the ...
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862-03-23
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    Plan of the battle of Five Forks, Va., April 1st 1865 : fought by 5th Army corps Genl Warren. This map depicts the Five Forks area of Dinwiddie County, Va., where Confederate forces under Gen. George E. Pickett tried to hold off the Union advance on Petersburg and the important South Side Railroad. Included are Hatcher's Run, the Appomattox River, Petersburg, Dinwiddie Court House, and the Weldon Railroad. Union forces involved included Warren's Fifth Corps infantry and Sheridan's cavalry. Accused by Sheridan of ...
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1865-04-01
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    [Map of Alexandria, Virginia] Illustrates Alexandria's central position in the defense of Washington, where at least 12 outlying forts surrounded the city. Military camps of various Union officers such as Samuel Peter Heintzelman are indicated on this map.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1861
  • Map
    A new and accurate map of Virginia & Maryland : laid down from surveys and regulated astronl. observatns. / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Plate no. 61 of the author's A complete atlas, or distinct views of the world. 1752. Phillips 614 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Gift; From the collection of Dr. Gerald D. Aurbach, given in his memory by his wife, Hanna, and daughters, Elissa and Pamela. Vault Acquisitions control no. 94-25
    • Contributor: Bowen, Emanuel
    • Date: 1752
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    [Map of King William County, Va.] "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."--Hanwritten note on map. "This county contains 310 square miles. The lines of the rivers as far as practicable were run by the instrument and the houses on the opposite sides were established by intersecting sights. ...
    • Contributor: Confederate States of America. Army. Dept. Of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office - Blackford, L. (Benjamin Lewis)
    • Date: 1865
  • Map
    Map of the country between Richmond and Petersburg Includes the area of Chesterfield County, located between Richmond and Petersburg. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by isolines. Shows street pattern of Richmond and Manchester, fortifications, landowners, roads, railroads, vegetation, and marsh areas. 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 ...
    • Contributor: Gilmer, Jeremy Francis - Penfield, Henry L.
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    [Map of the Shenandoah Valley from Mt. Jackson to Midway, including parts of Shenandoah, Page, Rockingham, and Augusta counties, Virginia]. Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by form lines. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil on tracing linen with left corner cut away, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H145 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 186?
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    Map of the battlefield of Bull Run, Virginia. Brig. Gen. Irvin McDowell commanding the U.S. forces, Gen. G. [i.e. P.] T. Beauregard commanding the Confederate forces, July 21st 1861 "Julius Bien & Co. Photo Lith. N.Y." Description derived from published bibliography. Gives roads, railroads, hachures, vegetation, drainage, villages, houses, fences, and names of residents. "Dotted lines near Centreville indicate sites of [Union] bivouacs on the night of July 20th. Full lines denote the position of the forces on the next day at the commencement of the engagement at Sudley's Springs; blue marking the ...
    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers - Julius Bien & Co.
    • Date: 1877
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    [Sketch of the cavalry engagement of General Lomax near Gordonsville, Virginia, Dec. 24th, 1864]. Shows Confederate troop positions and movements and names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil (some col.), mounted on cloth. Similar to the map reproduced in the Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate Armies, 1891-95, pl. 84, no. 8. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H174 Available also through ...
    • Date: 1864
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    Map of vicinity of Winchester & Kernstown Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by form lines. Pen-and-ink over 1 1/2-inch pencil grid on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H186 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In upper left hand corner: No. 23. In pencil on verso: 60.
    • Contributor: Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry) - Randolph, Innes - Campbell, Albert H.
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    Plan of the Battle of Bristoe Station, Orange and Alexandria Railroad, Va., Octr. 14th 1863. Shows the area of Fairfax County, Va., which was the site of the Battle of Bristoe Station. The map is oriented with Cedar Run to the south, Bristoe to the west and indicates the route of the Orange and Alexandria Railroad. Also indicated are A. P. Hill's Corps, Army of Northern Virginia, engaging the Union's II Corps during its withdrawal toward Centreville, Va.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863-10-14
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    [Map of Dinwiddie and parts of Prince George and Sussex counties, Virginia]
    Dinwiddie Co. and Petersburg
    Photocopy of a manuscript map showing roads, railroads, towns, rivers, houses and names of residents. Similar to no. 533.5, 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. Swem, E.G. Maps relating to Virginia, 1094 Available also through the Library of Congress web site ...
    • Contributor: United States. Army of the Potomac. Engineer Dept - Michler, N. (Nathaniel)
    • Date: 1864
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    Geological section crossing Blue Ridge at White's Gap, Rockbridge Co. Va. & extending 10 miles beyond Hunterville [sic], Pocahontas Co., W. Va. Pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H222 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In upper right corner: No. 36. In pencil on verso: 227 crossed out.
    • Contributor: Campbell, J. L. (John Lyle) - Ruffner, W. H.
    • Date: 188?
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    Plat "B", Charter Oak lands, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Va., showing the Clifton Forge tract of 1695 acrs., 1 to 15 "Copy of C.W. Switzer's map." Pen-and-ink on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H235 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Includes notes. In pencil on verso: 471.
    • Contributor: Switzer, C. W.
    • Date: 1893
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    Map of Virginia : showing the distribution of its slave population from the census of 1860 "Entered according to Act of Congress, A.D. 1861 by Henry S. Graham..." "Sold for the benefit of the sick and wounded of the U.S. Army." "Washington, June 13th, 1861." Includes census table for 1860. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's Archives Research Services department for more information. Swem, E.G. Maps relating to Virginia, 919 ...
    • Contributor: Graham, Henry S. - Graham, C. (Curtis ) - Hergesheimer, E. (Edwin)
    • Date: 1861
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    Pocket war map of Virginia, with portraits of Scott & his generals. Also views and plans of the principal places of note connected with the war Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 449.2 "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1861 by J. H. Bufford." "No. 76, Deposited [for copyright] Sept. 27, 1861. Recorded vol. 36, page 503." General map. Decorative border includes portraits of Scott, Harney, McClellan, Sprague, Fremont, Butler, Banks, Dix, Lyon, McDowell, Mansfield, and Wool. Insets: Cairo. 4 x 6 cm.-Charleston. 4 ...
    • Contributor: Bufford, John Henry
    • Date: 1861