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  • Map
    Map of the field of Shiloh. April 6 [1862]. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S171, 440 Finished pen and ink manuscript on tracing cloth. Shows Federal position the "morning of April 6th" in blue, and Federal position the "night of April 6th" in red. Map includes names of Union commanders, roads, relief by hachures, vegetation, houses, fences, and drainage. Date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Oriented with north to the right. ...
    • Contributor: United States. Army. Department of the Tennessee
    • Date: 1862
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    New map of Charleston Harbor, showing the scene of the great naval contest between the iron clad monitors and the Rebel batteries, also the lines of fire, forts, obstructions, inlets, princl. plantations, ... Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 376 Shows the coast from Long Island to the North Edisto River. Indicates drainage, roads, railroads, and dwellings with names of inhabitants. Channels, water depths, forts and batteries, with lines of fire, are given. The following title appears in the lower right corner: Tomlinson's map of Charleston Harbor, S.C., and vicinity, showing the fortifications and ...
    • Contributor: Tomlinson, G. W. (George W.) - Tomlinson, G. W.
    • Date: 1863
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    The new naval and military map of the United States Relief shown by hachures. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 32.7 Another issue. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes views and 30 portraits.
    • Contributor: Smith, J. Calvin (John Calvin) - Smith, J. Calvin
    • Date: 1862
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    Battery no. 6 on Mechanicsville Turnpike : total contents 10 69/100 acres. Gives measurements and latitude and longitude of perimeters. Map annotated with names of land owners: Edward Nauman and John B. Davis. One of a series of ten maps showing the plats of land appropriated for Batteries 1-10 around Richmond. Original maps are included in Personal Papers Collection, accession 26971, B.M. Jones Papers. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; ...
    • Contributor: Jones, M.
    • Date: 1861
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    Map of Persia, Turkey in Asia : Afghanistan, Beloochistan. Shows parts of Egypt and Nubia east of the Nile. Has a note at the bottom saying, "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1867 by S. Augustus Mitchell in the Clerks Office of the District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania." LC copy has handwritten note in bottom margin: Mitchell's New General Atlas-1869. LC copy has slip attached: Property of ...
    • Contributor: Mitchell, S. Augustus, (Samuel Augustus) - Mitchell, S. Augustus
    • Date: 1869
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    Map of the Parish of Franklin, Louisiana : from the United States surveys. Shows some residents names. Copy imperfect: Mounted on cloth back, losses in upper quadrants, stained throughout and folded in half. Includes text and ill. LC Land ownership maps, 253 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: McCerren, Landry & Powell
    • Date: 1860
  • Map
    Beijing quan tu.
    北京全图。 | Complete map of Beijing
    Shows inner and outer city of Beijing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Li, Mingzhi
    • Date: 1861
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    Map of the Battle of Gettysburg, Penna. : showing positions held July 2nd 1863. This map shows the disposition of troops on this second day of the battle. The designation "5 p.m." appears slightly to the left of the title. As the fighting began late in the day and continued on well into the evening, this could be interpreted as a depiction of forces going into the second day of the battle.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox - Paine, William H.
    • Date: 1863-07-02
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    Plan of the Battle of Savage's Station Va. Fought June 29th 1862. Shows the area of Henrico County, Va., that includes Savage's Farm to the north and the Williamsburg Stage Road to the south. The Richmond and York River Railroad is also indicated. The Battle of Savage's Station was one of the Seven Days' Battles.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862-06-29
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    Map of Louisa County, Virginia. "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."--Note on map. Forms part of the Gilmer Map Collection. Relief shown by hachures. Shows towns, waterways, roads, geographic features and land owners. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. ...
    • Contributor: Confederate States of America. Army. Dept. Of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office - Blackford, L. (Benjamin Lewis) - Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry) - O'connor, James
    • Date: 1863
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    Map of Lake County, Illinois "Entered in the Clerks Office of the U.S. Distt. Court for the northern Distt. of Illinois, January A.D. 1861, by George Hale & J. M. Trusdell, according to act of Congress, regarding copy rights." LC Land ownership maps, 122 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes business directories, population statistical table, historical statistics, distance table, and view ...
    • Contributor: Hale, George
    • Date: 1861
  • Map
    [Nan yue quan tu]
    [南岳全圖] | Complete map of Nan Yue Mountain
    Title supplied. Relief shown pictorially. Oriented with north to the right. Panorama. Shows area along Xiang River from Changsha to Hengzhou (now Hengyang) in central Hunan. Also shows Heng Mountain, one of the five sacred mountains in China, also known as Nanyue, which has many Buddhist temples. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Purchase; Arthur William Hummel; ...
    • Contributor: Hummel, Arthur W. (Arthur William)
    • Date: 1860
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    Map of the city of New York. Street map of Manhattan south of 63rd Street and adjacent districts of Brooklyn (Downtown and Williamsburg). Shows ward boundaries, ward numbers, street railroads, and ferries. "Lat. 40°42ʹ40ʺN. 2°54ʹE. Long. from Washington." "Pop. 1850--515,394." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Trimmed, probably removed from city directory.
    • Date: 1860
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    Map of the town of Morrisania, Westchester Co. N.Y. Cadastral map showing wards, buildings, block numbers, lot lines/numbers, and owner's names. Imperfect: Mounted on cloth/paper backing, brittle, missing small edge/internal sections, shellacked, quartered for folding. Includes business directory (in 2 segments). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Beers, F. W. (Frederick W.) - Beers, Ellis & Soule
    • Date: 1865
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    Map of the cities of Washington and Georgetown, D.C. : exhibiting the public buildings, principal hotels, churches, etc. Depths shown by soundings. Also shows block and ward numbers. Hand col. to show concrete, wood, and stone paved streets. Includes directory of points of interest. LC copy soiled, missing small internal sections, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Date: 1860
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    Army map of the seat of war in Virginia : showing the battle fields, fortifications etc. on & near the Potomac River "Entered according to act of Congress, in the year 1861, by John Disturnell, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the United States for the Southern District of New York." Lithograph of P.S. Duval & Son, Philadelphia. Relief shown by hachures. Shows troop positions, battlefields, cannon use, railroads, turnpikes, common roads and canals. This item is in the Map Collection of the ...
    • Contributor: Bruff, Joseph Goldsborough
    • Date: 1862
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    The Potomac army war map. Designed to show the present fighting ground in Virginia to meet the demand of the times Scale ca. 1:520,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 497.5 General map of eastern Virginia printed in blue ink. The map indicates the site of the "Battleground of May 11 & 12, 1864" at Spotsylvania Court House. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Russell, (Benjamin ) - Russell
    • Date: 1864
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    Historical sketch of the rebellion. Scale ca. 1:5,850,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 35 Another edition. July 1862 Indicates by colored lines the "limits of loyal states in July, 1861, limits occupied by United States forces March 1st 1862... May 15th 1862 & 85; [and] July 15th 1862." See also entry nos. 34, 36, 39, 40, 40.1, and 49. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the ...
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1862
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    New York City and environs. Compiled from maps of the U.S. Coast Survey and from special supplementary surveys. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Lindenkohl, A. - Witzel, P. - Westermann & Co.
    • Date: 1860
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    Colton's plans of U. S. harbors showing the position & vicinities of the most important fortifications on the sea-board and in the interior Various scales. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 26 "No. 5" in upper left margin. 23 maps on one sheet as follows: The Mississippi River from Cairo to New Orleans. 49 x 14 cm.-St. Louis and vicinity. 11 x 10 cm.-Cairo and vicinity. 11 x 10 cm.-Memphis and vicinity. 11 x 8 cm.-Ft. Smith and vicinity. 8 x 10 cm-Fernandina [Florida] and vicinity. 8 ...
    • Contributor: Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins) - Colton, J. H.
    • Date: 1862
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    [Map of a portion of eastern Virginia]. Shows parts of eastern Virginia from Rappannock to Goochland, including names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Sun print with pen-and-ink, crayon, and pencil annotations. Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 486.3 Call no. cited in LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.): G3880 1864 .G4 Vault. LC copy annotated in pencil on verso: ...
    • Contributor: Confederate States of America. Army. Department of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office
    • Date: 1864
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    Map of United States military rail roads, showing the rail roads operated during the war from 1862-1866, as military lines Scale ca. 1:1,875,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 56 Map of the Southeast showing towns, forts, rivers, and state boundaries. Railroad gauges are printed in color. Engraver's name appears below the map title and in the lower right margin. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Bien, Julius
    • Date: 1866
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    [Map of parts of Highland County, Va., and Pendleton County, W. Va.]. Relief shown by hachures. Date and title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pencil over pencil grid on brown tracing paper, mounted between transparent paper. The lower right corner is lacking, leaving part of the title which reads "Highla" and "5 mi to." LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H82 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 1861
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    The Confederate states, with the border states & the adjoining portion of the Federal states Scale 1:3,600,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 48.1 At head of title: United States of North America: (South eastern division). General map showing state names and boundaries, countries, place names, railroads, and rivers. Mounted on the verso is an advertisement addressed "to tourists and travellers" describing the merits of the "series of travelling maps." Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the ...
    • Contributor: Bartholomew, John
    • Date: 1864
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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