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    Fort Lyon, near Alexandria, Virginia The map shows a close up drawing of Fort Lyon located on Eagle Hill in Alexandria, Virginia. Shows the fort's defenses, including abatis, ditches, salients, sally port, and bomb proof.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1861
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    Topographical map of Franklin County, Maine Relief shown by hachures. LC Land ownership maps, 267 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes distance chart, statistics, and illustrations. Insets: Allen's Mills -- Berry's Mill -- Chesterville -- East Dixfield -- East Wilton -- Farmington -- Farmington Falls -- Jay Bridge -- Keith's Mills -- Kingfield -- New Sharon -- New Vineyard -- Northern portion ...
    • Contributor: Walling, Henry Francis
    • Date: 1861
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    Rail road map of the southern states shewing the southern & southwestern railway connections with Philadelphia. Scale ca. 1:1,880,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 31.5 "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1862, by Thomas Kimber Jr." Inset: Southern part of Florida. 25 x 18 cm. Map depicts rail lines, roads, cities and towns, state and county boundaries, and rivers. 1863 edition published by Willis. P. Hazard is listed as Civil War Maps entry no. 44. Geography ...
    • Contributor: Philadelphia Board of Trade. Committee on Inland Transportation
    • 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
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    Battery no. 1 (Powhatan) ; : Battery no. 2 (Marion Hill).
    Batteries nos. 1, 2 & 3 and outworks no. 1 & 2 to battery no. 3 | Battery no. 2 (Marion Hill)
    Gives measurements and latitude and longitude of perimeters. Map annoted with names of land owners: Franklin Stearns, Robert Styll and Saml. Ball. One of a series of ten maps drawn by 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 ...
    • Contributor: Jones, M.
    • Date: 1861
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    Panorama of the seat of war. Birds eye view of Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, and the District of Columbia
    Birds eye view of Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, and the District of Columbia
    Shows various Civil War fortifications (battle sites noted by crossed swords) and smoke over Manassas (Bull Run) vicinity. Oriented with north to the right. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1861 by John Bachmann ... Southern District of New York." Includes distance lists in lower margin. LC copy ...
    • Contributor: Bachmann, John
    • Date: 1861
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    Map of the seat of war : [Virginia and Maryland] General map. Place names in Maryland north of Baltimore and Frederick, and south of Washington, D.C. (with the exception of Fort Washington), are not given. Few place names in Virginia south of Richmond and Lynchburg (with the exception of Norfolk and the Virginia Peninsula) are given. Mounted on cloth. Copy 2 imperfect: Originally folded, with losses along fold lines, staining along folds at center ...
    • Contributor: Grant, M. - Howell, R. H. - Burke, T. A. (Thomas A.)
    • Date: 1861
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    Johnson's Georgetown and the city of Washington : the capital of the United States of America Shows block numbers, wards, extent of built-up area, and major buildings. Includes ill. LC copy 1 missing edge sections and accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] Johnson's family atlas, Johnson & Browning, Richmond, Va., 1861. Copy 2 trimmed, laminated, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 3 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Johnson & Browning
    • 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.), 13.6 Another issue. Lithographer's name has been dropped. Forts Corcoran, Runyon, Albany, and Ellsworth are shown on the Virginia side of the Potomac River at Washington, DC. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Heyne, Charles
    • Date: 1861
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    [Rough sketch of the battle of Rich Mountain, July 11-12, 1861]. Relief shown by hachures. Date and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pencil on blue paper with red pencil annotations, mounted between transparent paper. 3 dark blotches across upper center. Lacking upper left corner. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H76 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Pencil annotations on verso.
    • Date: 1861
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    Loudo[u]n County, Virginia. Scale ca. 1:126,720. Hand colored positive photocopy. Sun print. Relief shown by hachures. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 559.7 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. At head of title (in manuscript) : No. 25. In pencil on verso: 124. LC copy hand-colored and numbered to show regions, place names annotated in ...
    • Contributor: Hergesheimer, E. (Edwin) - Hergesheimer, E.
    • Date: 1861
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    Map of battles on Bull Run near Manassas, 21st of July 1861 on the line of Fairfax & Prince William Co[unti]es in Virginia, fought between the forces of the Confederate States and ... "Genls. Beauregard and Johnston, commanding the Confederate, Genl. McDowell, the United States forces, on the 21st. of July 1861, from 7 A.M.-9 P.M." Compare with almost identical map in: The C.S.A. and the Battle of Bull Run / J.G. Barnard, 1862 (E472.18 .B25). Includes text. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Pictorial map showing position of Union and Confederate forces during July 18-21, ...
    • Contributor: Bamberger, Solomon - Hoyer & Ludwig - West & Johnston
    • Date: 1861
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    [Pencil sketch of the road from Slaven's Cabin to the top of Cheat Mountain in the area of the battle of Rich Mountain, July 11-12, 1861]. Title and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pencil on lined paper, 1 sheet cut in two and pasted together, mounted on cloth. Some staining at upper left. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H81 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 1861
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    Map showing the distribution of the slave population of the southern states of the United States. Compiled from the census of 1860 Scale ca. 1:3,000,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 13.2 "Entered according to Act of Congress, A.D. 1861 by Henry S. Graham." "Sold for the benefit of the sick and wounded soldiers of the U.S. Army." "Census Office, Department of the Interior, Washington, Sept. 9th, 1861. After a careful examination of the above very interesting map I am prepared to state that it not ...
    • Contributor: Hergesheimer, E. (Edwin) - Adolph Von Steinwehr - Hergesheimer, E.
    • Date: 1861
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    The war in North Carolina. Map of the entrance to Beaufort harbor, N.C. showing the position of Fort Macon, etc. Scale ca. 1:48,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 307 Shows fortifications, "camp Parke's div.," shoals, islands, and ship channel. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Colton, G. Woolworth (George Woolworth) - Colton, G. Woolworth
    • Date: 1861
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    The Washington map of the United States. Insets. By the Superintendent, U.S. National Observatory. In comparison to the Bond publication also note addition of 2 counties in Kansas, and Wichita ... in Oklahoma. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Maury, Matthew Fontaine
    • Date: 1861
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    Fort Anderson, Paducah, Ky.
    Fort Anderson, Paducah, Kentucky
    Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the upper left. "Hd. Qr., U.S. Forces, Paducah, Keny., Jany. 4, 1861. Respectfully forwarded to the Hd. Qr. of the Dept. of the Missi., [signed] C. F. Smith, Brigr. Genl., comdg." "Engr. Dept., July 18/64. Recd. with Gen. Cullum's letter of the 16th inst. (C.5621)." Imperfect: Missing small sections along sheet edges. Mounted on cloth backing in ...
    • Contributor: Rziha, John
    • Date: 1861
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    Topographical map of Lycoming County, Pennsylvania : from actual surveys General-content county map also showing rural buildings and householders' names; town/village insets also show buildings and occupants' names; Williamsport and Jersey Shore insets also show real-property tracts, building coverage, and owners' names. Relief shown by hachures. Hand col. to emphasize township boundaries and territories. Originally printed on 4 sheets (later conjoined). LC sheets imperfect: Brittle, cracked, annotated in black/blue inks, cloth backing water-stained, hemmed ...
    • Contributor: Walling, Henry Francis - Tilden, S. D. (Samuel D.) - H.F. Walling's Map Establishment
    • Date: 1861
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    Map of the seat of war showing the battles of July 18th & 21st 1861 [Scale ca. 1:115,000]. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 563.3 Another issue. Includes flags, drawings of four ships in the Potomac River, additional place names, and camp sites (such as "rebel camp" at Annandale) Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Corbett, V. P.
    • Date: 1861
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    [Rough sketch of the Rich Mountain battle area, extending from Beverly, W. Va. to Clarksburg]. Relief shown by hachures. Date and title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pencil (some col.) on blue paper, mounted on cloth. A stain at upper center. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H78 Includes ancillary sketch of Natty Creek and annotations. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 1861
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    Plan of the Battle of Ball's Bluff Va. Fought October 21st 1861. Shows the Potomac River in the area of Loudoun County, Va., and Montgomery County, Md., where Union troops under Col. Edward D. Baker faced Confederate troops commanded by Evans. What was meant to be a "a slight demonstration" against the Confederate forces guarding the fords quickly became a rout. Col. Baker was one of the casualties.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1861-10-21
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    A new bird's eye view of the seat of war. Scale ca. 1:1,700,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 449.8 "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1861 by J. H. Higginson." Map copyrighted June 26, 1861, no. 295. General map of Virginia, Maryland, and Delaware. It is not a bird's-eye view. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Higginson, J. H.
    • Date: 1861
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    Map of St. Helena Sound, and the coast between Charleston and Savannah Scale ca. 1:385,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 368 Shows forts, towns, roads, railroads, rivers, and islands. Insets: Fort Walker. 4 x 3 cm.-Fort Beauregard. 4 x 3 cm. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: A. Williams & Co.
    • Date: 1861
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    Wyld's military map of the United States, the northern states, and the southern confederate states: with the forts, harbours, arsenals, and military positions. Scale ca. 1:4,600,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 19 "Slave states" outlined in blue. Insets: City of Washington and District of Columbia. Scale ca. 1:190,000. 13 x 14 cm. Country round Washington. Scale ca. 1:1,020,000. 18 x 24 cm.-Pensacola bay and its fortifications. Scale ca. 1:155,000. 12 x 14 cm.-Charleston and the harbour. Scale ca. 1:132,000. 10 x 9 cm. Description derived from ...
    • Contributor: Wyld, James
    • Date: 1861
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    Map of Dane County, Wisconsin LC Land ownership maps, 1414 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes insets of Mazo Manie, Clinton, Madison, Cambridge, and Pheasant Prairie. LC copy imperfect: Bottom right and top left edge torn and pieces missing, left and right margin torn, original sheets sectioned into 6 panels to enable folding.
    • Contributor: Ligowsky, a
    • Date: 1861