• Map
    True copy of plat as recorded in Gov. Shepherd, page 141 : [part of Pleasant Plains, Washington D.C.] Cadastral survey map showing lot numbers, dimensions, and areas. Covers area bounded by Park Rd., Georgia Av., Otis Pl., and New Hampshire Av. N.W. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Forsyth, William
    • Date: 1860
  • Map
    Geological section from S. Fork of Shenandoah R. to Lost R. (across Shenandoah Co.)
    Geological section from south Fork of Shenandoah River to Lost River (across Shenandoah Co.)
    Date and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink, crayon, and watercolor mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H226 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In top right corner: No. 38.
    • Contributor: Lesley, Joseph
    • Date: 1860
  • Map
    Botetourt Co., Va. : south west section.
    Botetourt County, Virginia
    Shows the names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward upper right. "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." Two sheets joined to form 1, mounted on cloth. LC Land ownership maps, 1220 Available also through the Library ...
    • Contributor: Izard, Walter
    • Date: 186?
  • Map
    [Part of Chesterfield County, Virginia]. Shows the names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. "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, Savannah, Ga." LC Land ownership maps, 1237 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Gilmer, Jeremy Francis - Minis, Louisa Porter - Confederate States of America. Army. Department of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office - Virginia Historical Society
    • Date: 186?
  • Map
    Map of the Parish of Washita, Louisiana : from United States Surveys. Shows names of some residents. Copy imperfect: Mounted on cloth back, folded in half and stained. Includes text, list of lands for sale and ill. LC Land ownership maps, 261 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: McCerren, Landry & Powell
    • Date: 1860
  • Map
    Map of plantations in Carrol [sic] Parish, Louisiana and Issaquena County, Mississippi Shows names of residents. Oriented with north toward upper right. Copy imperfect: Mounted on cloth and stained. "Goodrich Division, Skipwith District." LC Land ownership maps, 252 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: McFarland, A.
    • Date: 186?
  • Collection
    Cities and Towns This category includes maps that depict individual buildings to panoramic views of large urban areas. These maps record the evolution of cities illustrating the development and nature of economic activities, educational and religious facilities, parks, street patterns and widths, and transportation systems.
    • Date: 1500

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  • Map
    Map of Lawrence and Beaver counties LC Land ownership maps, 764 Includes twenty nine inset maps, four indexed: Beaver Town, Bridgewater and Rochester, New Brighton, and New Castle. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Ames, N. S. - Barker, Wm. J. (William J.)
    • Date: 1860
  • Map
    Topographical map of Nashville, Tenn. Shows physicasl relief, street rights-of-way, railroads, and outstanding buildings. Does not show vernacular buildings or other cultural features. Relief shown by gradated hachures. Signed in ink handwriting at lower left: From Office Chief Eng'rs, Hd. Qrs. Mil'y Div'n of the Miss., O.M. Poe, Capt. Eng'rs, Actg. Chf. Engr. "Copy for the Head Quarters of the Post." Photocopy (Margedant photoreproduction [sunlight] process). Oriented with north ...
    • Contributor: Willett, James R. (James Rowland) - Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - United States. Army. Military Division of the Mississippi. Chief Engrs. Office - Willett, James R.
    • Date: 186?
  • Map
    [Map of the coast of South Carolina, from Charleston to Savannah]. Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Portion of an unidentified printed map showing roads, railroads, towns, and drainage. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S126 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Handwritten note in lower right corner: From Chief Engrs. O[ff.] Mil'y. Divn. Miss: O. M. [Poe] Bvt. Col. & [Chf. Engr.] 67.
    • Date: 186?
  • Map
    New Haven Harbor [Scale 1:30,000]. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 117.15 Another copy with annotations. Harbor chart annotated in red to show the number and sectors of fire for guns situated at Oyster Point and Fort Hale, Connecticut. Guns at Oyster Point are numbered 1 to 5 and those at Fort Hale, 1 to 15. Information added to the chart probably reflects the situation during the ...
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Hassler, F. R. - Ferguson, James - Blunt, Edmund M. (Edmund March)
    • Date: 186?
  • Map
    [Map of the northern portion of Hanover County, Va., showing fortifications on the South Anna River near Taylorsville]. LC Land ownership maps, 1273 Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. Date, title, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H38 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 186?
  • Map
    Roanoke County, Virginia. Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. Title and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. In lower left corner: 3rd 1865. Pen-and-ink and pencil on a 3/8-in. grid. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H56 LC Land ownership maps, 1337 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 186?
  • Map
    Map of Alexandria, Fairfax, Prince William, Stafford, and portions of the adjacent county's [sic]. Scale ca. 1:126,720. Manuscript; pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. Imperfect: Lacks sections of margin. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Relief shown by shading and hachures. Shows routes of the Manassas Gap, the Orange and Alexandria, and the Alexandria, Loudoun, and Hampshire railroads. Stephenson. Cartography of northern Virginia pl. 37 Described in LC Information bulletin, v. 39, no. 15, Apr. 11, 1980, p. 122. ...
    • Contributor: [blythe, Washington]
    • Date: 1860
  • Map
    Military map of the middle and southern states showing the seat of war during the great rebellion in 1861 Scale ca. 1:2,370,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 17.4 General map of the southeastern states showing roads, railroads, cities and towns, rivers, state boundaries, and relief by hachures. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Schedler, J. (Joseph) - Schedler, J.
    • Date: 186?
  • Map
    Map of Rockbridge Co., Va.
    Map of Rockbridge County, Virginia
    Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. Oriented with north toward right. "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, Savannah, Ga." LC Land ownership maps, 1343 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Izard, Walter - Hutchinson, W. - Coyle, John M. - Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry) - Gilmer, Jeremy Francis - Minis, Louisa Porter - Confederate States of America. Army. Department of Northern Virginia - Virginia Historical Society
    • Date: 186?
  • Map
    Botetourt Co., Va. : north west section.
    Botetourt County, Virginia
    Shows the names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward upper right. Map printed on 4 sheets pasted together, sectioned in 2, mounted on cloth. "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, 1219 Available ...
    • Contributor: Izard, Walter
    • Date: 186?
  • Map
    Loudoun County, Virginia [186-?]. Relief shown by line forms. Indicates roads, railroads, drainages, and the names of a few villages. Stamped on verso: Gilbert Thompson. Sun print. Description derived from published bibliography. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 559.8 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Date: 186?
  • Map
    Map of Nashville, Tennessee. Detailed city map showing streets, railroads, all buildings (major ones identified), larger land tracts with owners' names, and streams. Relief shown by fold lines. Pen-and-ink (black) and lead pencil. Signed in ink handwriting at bottom: From Chief Eng'rs Office, H'd Qu'rs Mil'y Div'n of the Mis., O.M. Poe, Capt. & Actg. Chf. Eng'r. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Mounted on cloth backing. ...
    • Contributor: United States. Army. Military Division of the Mississippi. Chief Engrs. Office - Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe)
    • Date: 186?
  • Map
    Map of Somerset County, Pa. General-content county map showing rural buildings and householders' names; the Somerset and Berlin insets show real-property tracts (lots), building coverage, and owners' names. Hand col. to emphasize township boundaries, township territories, and inset maps. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the ... Western District of Penna., Sept. 6th 1860, by Edward L. Walker." LC copy imperfect: Brittle, darkened, trimmed ...
    • Contributor: Walker, Edward L. - G.F. Schuchman & Co.
    • Date: 1860
  • Map
    Plan and profile of the Phil. W. & Balt. R.R., A.D. 1860. Strip map of a surveyed line, showing distances in feet, from Philadelphia to Baltimore. The map indicates portions of rivers and streams, the road pattern, and important towns.
    • Contributor: Harness, Olney - Philadelphia, Wilmington, and Baltimore Rail Road Company
    • Date: 1860
  • Map
    Map of the counties of Monroe and Carbon, Pennsylvania General-content county map also showing rural buildings and householders' names; the Stroudsburg and Mauch Chunk (name later changed to Jim Thorpe) borough insets show building coverage and occupants' names. Relief shown by hachures. Hand col. to emphasize township boundaries and territories. "Entered according to Act of Congress A.D. 1860 by H.F. Walling in the ... Southern District of New York." Printed in northern/southern segments ...
    • Contributor: Walling, Henry Francis - H.F. Walling's Map Establishment - Loomis, Way & Palmer
    • Date: 1860
  • Collection
    Hotchkiss Map Collection The Hotchkiss Map Collection contains cartographic items made by Major Jedediah Hotchkiss (1828-1899), a topographic engineer in the Confederate Army. Hotchkiss made detailed battle maps primarily of the Shenandoah Valley, some of which were used by the Generals Robert E. Lee and Thomas J. "Stonewall" Jackson for their combat planning and strategy. Several of the maps have annotations of various military officers, demonstrating their ...
    • Date: 1828

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  • Map
    [Map of Hanover County, Va.]. LC Land ownership maps, 1274 Shows fortifications near Mechanicsville, describes several bridges across the Chickahominy River as destroyed, and gives the names of some residents. Date, title, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink on 3/4 in. pencil grid on two sheets of paper pasted together and mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H39 Available also through the Library ...
    • Date: 186?
  • Map
    Map of Belknap County, New Hampshire. Engraved wall map. 13 views, 16 village plans, chart of distances, 3 directories, table of areas and islands. Insets show buildings and householders' names.
    • Contributor: Woodford, E. M. - Smith & Peavey
    • Date: 1860