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    Thayer's statistical and military map of the middle and southern states. Scale ca. 1:3,800,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 17.65 General map. Stamped in the upper right corner: Nov. 15, 1861. Includes a list of "The Principal Forts in the United States" and brief descriptions of the "Position of the Rebel and Neutral States." Inset: Seat of war [in the Middle Atlantic States] published by Horace Thayer, N. York. 21 x 24 cm.-Diagram of ...
    • Contributor: Thayer, Horace
    • Date: 1861
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    Lloyd's official map of Missouri Scale 1:760,320. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 296.3 "Entered, according to Act of Congress, in the year 1861 by J. T. Lloyd." General map of the state indicating county names and boundaries, cities and towns, railroads in operation and projected, roads, and rivers. Includes advertisements for "Lloyd's great military map of the fifteen southern states" and "$100,000 Topographical map of the state of ...
    • Contributor: Lloyd, James T.
    • Date: 1861
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    [Theatre of war in Virginia.]. Relief shown by hachures. Various scales. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 450.8 Maps are printed on the verso of lined note paper. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Magnus, Charles
    • Date: 1861
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    Map of Bedford County, Pa. General-content county map showing rural buildings and householders' names; some insets (including Bedford) show real-property tracts (lots), building coverage, and owners' names. Hand colored to show township areas. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the ... Western District of Penn'a, July 8th 1861, by Edward L. Walker." LC copy imperfect: Shellacked, darkened, rubber-stamped, water-stained in margins. Includes 1861 county ...
    • Contributor: Walker, Edward L. - G.F. Schuchman & Co.
    • Date: 1861
  • Map
    [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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    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 of the southern states, including rail roads, county towns, state capitals, county roads, the southern coast Delaware to Texas, showing the harbors, inlets, forts and position of blockading ships Scale ca. 1:3,000,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 14.55 From Harper's weekly, v. 5, Nov. 9, 1861. Following p. 706. Inset: Charleston and Beaufort, South Carolina. 12 x 12 cm. Includes portraits of Lincoln, Seward, Scott, and McClellan. Geography and Map Division copy badly cropped. Border and map title wanting. "Our war map. We break through our usual habits in this number, and ...
    • Date: 1861
  • Map
    [Map of the environs of Savannah, Georgia. 186-] Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 206 Printed map without title. Indicates fortifications, roads, railroads, drainage, vegetation, towns, and some houses and names of residents in outlying areas. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Lindenkohl, A.
    • Date: 1861
  • Map
    Lloyd's American railroad map. Covers area east of the Mississippi River. Omits most of Florida and northern Maine. Indicates "railroads in running order." [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: Lloyd, James T.
    • Date: 1861
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    Our naval and military operations at a glance. The coast and land line of the rebellious states-the Union blockade of the Atlantic and Gulf coast-the rebel batteries on the Mississippi-the forts on ... Scale ca. 1:6,400,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 12.6 From the New York Herald, October 29, 1861, p.[1] For a later issue of the map, see Civil War Maps entry no. 14.8. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Hall, Edward S.
    • Date: 1861
  • Map
    Map of Madison County, Illinois. "J. Sage & Sons, Engravers and Lithographers, Buffalo, N. Y." "Entered according to Act of Congress A.D. 1860 by Holmes & Arnold in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the Northern District of New York." LC Land ownership maps, 126 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes business directories, views and business and residential views. ...
    • Contributor: Holmes & Arnold
    • Date: 1861
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    Map of part of Virginia, Maryland, and Delaware : from the best authorities Scale ca. 1:400,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 13.4 Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1861 by E. & G.W. Blunt in the ... Southern District of New York." General map of the Chesapeake Bay region showing cities and towns, state and county boundaries, railroads, roads, canals, drainage, lighthouses, forts, and soundings. ...
    • Contributor: Heyne, Chas. (Charles) - Bien, Julius - Fillmore, Millard - E. & G.W. Blunt (Firm) - Heyne, Chas
    • Date: 1861
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    Sketch of the Battle of Kernstown, Sunday, March 23d 1862 Shows Confederate troop positions and names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink with pencil corrections and additions, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H91 Includes listings of brigades and regiments of the Valley Division and Colonel Ashby's Cavalry. Stamped on verso: 1299. In pencil on verso: 2. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1861
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    Seat of war. Scale ca. 1:2,300,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 17.6 General map of eastern and central Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, New Jersey, and southern Pennsylvania showing railroads and place names. Copyright registration no. "191 June 7, 1861" written in lower margin. Inset: Diagram of the United States, showing the political divisions and the population. 15 x 24 cm. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also ...
    • Contributor: Thayer, Horace
    • Date: 1861
  • Map
    The key to East Virginia showing the exact relative positions of Fortress Monroe, Rip Raps, Newport News, Sewalls [sic] Point, Norfolk, Gosport Navy Yard and expressing the soundings of every part of ... Scale ca. 1:40,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 545 "Description of Fortress Monroe" appears in the lower left corner of the map. The important features at Fortress Monroe are keyed by letters to a list. Inset: [Map of eastern Virginia and Maryland] Scale ca. 1:4,000,000. 13 x 14 cm. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site ...
    • Contributor: Couzens, M. K.
    • Date: 1861
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    Lloyd's map of the southern states : showing all the railroads, their stations & distances, also the counties, towns, villages, harbors, rivers, and forts. Relief shown by hachures. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 14.3 Another issue. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Text printed below map: Sketch of the whole southern coast. Text printed on verso: Lloyd's military map and gazetteer of the southern states,1861.
    • Contributor: Lloyd, James T.
    • Date: 1861
  • Map
    Bird's eye view of junction of the Ohio & Mississippi Rivers, showing Cairo and part of the southern states Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 1.5 Panoramic map looking south from Vienna, Illinois, to Holly Springs, Mississippi. Waverly, Tennessee, is on the left and Poplar Bluff, Missouri, is on the right. The map shows a military encampment and fortifications at Cairo, Illinois, plus roads, railroads, rivers, towns, relief, and woodland. Distances from Cairo to Batesville, Memphis, Little Rock, Poplar Bluff, ...
    • Contributor: Bachmann, John
    • Date: 1861
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    Colton's new topographical map of the eastern portion of the State of North Carolina with part of Virginia & South Carolina from the latest & best authorities. [Scale ca. 1:506,880]. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 304.75 Another issue. Copyright statement inside the bottom neat line has been changed to read "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1861 by J. H. Colton [& Co.]" Bar scale has been added to this and subsequent issues. Printed by Lang & Laing, N.Y. "No. 11" is printed in the upper left ...
    • Contributor: Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins) - Colton, J. H.
    • Date: 1861
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    Plan of the Bull Run battle-field. [July 21, 1861]. Scale ca. 1:37,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 565 From Century illustrated monthly magazine, v. 30, May 1885. p. 95. Shows "Griffin's battery," "Ricketts' battery," "Griffin and Ricketts last position," "Imboden's first position," and "Imboden's second position." Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Meeker, Edwin J.
    • Date: 1861
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    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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    Lloyd's American railroad map, showing the whole seat of the war. Scale ca. 1:1,900,800. Hand colored. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 14 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus., "Time dial," and inset of "Map of Escambia & Santa Rosa Cos., Fl. showing Pensacola harbor and channel, Ft. Pickens, Ft. McRae, Bragg's batteries and the position of the U.S. fleet now before the harbor." On verso: ...
    • Contributor: Lloyd, James T.
    • Date: 1861
  • Map
    Complete map of the rail roads and water courses, in the United States & Canada. Map of the eastern half of the United States and part of Canada showing drainage, state boundaries, and place names. Shows steamboat routes and railroads in operation, in progress, and projected.
    • Contributor: Magnus, Charles
    • Date: 1861
  • Map
    New county map of Virginia "Crow, Thomas & Co., lith." "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1861, by J.H. Colton & Co., in the clerk's office of the dist. court of the southern dist. of N.Y." Also shows Maryland and parts of Delaware and Pennsylvania. In upper right corner: "Goldthwait's new distance map of the United States and Canada. Showing distances of every 10 miles on ...
    • Contributor: O.N. Snow & Co. - Crow, Thomas & Co.
    • Date: 1861
  • Map
    The Union army encampment at Hampton, Virginia Showing picket lines and Fortress Munroe [sic]. Shows the landmarks in the area around Union-occupied Hampton, Va., including the Poor Farm, the Female Seminary, Buckrow's house, Hickman's farm, and "Fox Hill," the home of J. Fox.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1861