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  • Map
    Plan shewing [sic] the Rebel concentrated assault on the 3rd Corps, July 2nd Map depicts the situation just prior to Union Gen. Daniel Edgar Sickles' having ordered his 3rd Corps into an advanced position on a ridge overlooking the Emmitsburg Road, unknowingly exposing his left flank. Confederate forces under Longstreet and Hill attacked him, overwhelming the Union position and forcing the troops back, thereby succeeding in forming a wedge between the 2nd and 3rd Corps. Sickles was ...
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863-07-02
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    Birds eye view of Alexandria, Va. "Ent. according to Act of Congress A.D. 1863 by Chas. Magnus in the Clerk's Office of the Southern District of New York." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 950.4 LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 522.3 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. DCP Vault Phillips. Washington, 7 Reduced photocopy cataloged separately: G3884.A3A3 1863 ...
    • Contributor: Magnus, Charles
    • Date: 1863
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    Phelps and Watson's historical and military map of the border & southern states. Scale ca. 1:2,534,400. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 43.8 "Entered according to Act of Congress; in the year 1862 by Phelps & Watson." Includes list of "Battles of the war" in 1861 and 1862. Accompanied by pamphlet entitled New Historical War Map (35 p., 17 x 12 cm.) containing a "Brief description of 10 battles and skirmishes of the war," 1861-63. For other ...
    • Contributor: Phelps & Watson
    • Date: 1863
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    Map of the state of Virginia Relief shown by hachures. General map of Virginia, West Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, and sourthern Pennsylvania showing cities and towns, roads, and rivers. Map is overprinted in red to indicate railroads, the state name "West Virginia," and concentric circles centered on Richmond. A table of distances by railroads appears below the title. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 481.7 Available also through the Library of ...
    • Contributor: Nicholson, W. L. - Krebs, Charles G.
    • Date: 1863
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    [Battle of Chancellorsville]. Scale ca. 1:190,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 527 Map 1: Dispositions of the Union and Confederate armies prior to the battle of Chancellorsville.-- Map 2: Dispositions of Union and Confederate forces about 11:30 P.M., 30 April, 1863. -- Map 3: Dispositions of Union and Confederate forces at 4:00 P.M., 2nd May, 1863. Each map indicates troop positions, roads, railroads, towns, drainage, fords, ...
    • Date: 1863
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    Gettysburg and vicinity. Constructed and engraved to illustrate "The war with the South" Scale ca. 1:53,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 349 From Tomes, Robert. The War with the South. New York, Virtue & Yorston, 1862-1867. v. 3, between p. 156 and 157. Signed (facsim.): Charles: Sholl, Topl. Engineer. Indicates Union positions in red, Confederate positions in blue, artillery positions, roads, railroad, vegetation, and streams. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of ...
    • Contributor: Sholl, Charles
    • Date: 1863
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    Topographical sketch of the battle field of Stone River near Murfreesboro, Tennessee, December 30th 1862 to January 3d 1863 . . . Position of the U.S. troops on the 31st of December, ... Scale [ca. 1:15,840] LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 443 "Sheet no." Hand-colored photocopy showing the first and last positions of the U.S. 14th Army Corps. Photocopy (positive). Indicates "line of works of the enemy," roads, "Nashville and Chattanooga R.R.," houses, names of residents, drainage, and vegetation. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Weyss, J. E. - Michler, N. (Nathaniel)
    • Date: 1863
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    Charleston and its defences. Scale ca. 1:52,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 374.5 From The Philadelphia Inquirer, Saturday, April 11, 1863, p. 1. Map indicates forts, batteries, obstructions, and torpedoes (i.e., mines) Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Philadelphia Inquirer (Firm)
    • Date: 1863
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    Survey of Prince George Co., Virginia
    Survey of Prince George County, Virginia
    Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward upper right. "Approved June 25th 1864 ... ." At head of title: Chief Engineer's Office D.N.V. Col. J.F. Gilmer, Chief Engr. "Map from the Confederate Engineer Bureau in Richmond, Va. General J.F. Gilmer, Chief Engineer. Presented to the West Point Military Academy by his only daughter, Mrs J.F. Minis, Savannah, GA." ...
    • Contributor: Confederate States of America. Army. Department of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office - Sommers, S. L. - Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry) - Gilmer, Jeremy Francis - Minis, Louisa Porter - United States Military Academy
    • Date: 1863
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    Map of a part of Louisiana and Mississippi, illustrating the operations of the U.S. Forces in the Department of the Gulf Relief shown by hachures. Covers the area from west to east, Alexandria, La. to Pearl River, and from north to south, Vidalia, La. to Atchafalaya Bay. "Track of Gen. Banks" shown in red. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 232 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. From the Nathaniel Prentice Banks papers in LC Manuscript Division. Acquisitions ...
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - Lindenkohl, H. (Henry) - Molitor, E. - Banks, Nathaniel Prentiss
    • Date: 1863
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    Survey of a part of Chesterfield County, Virginia. "Chief Engineer's Office D.N.V. Col. J.F. Gilmer Chief Eng'r."--appears above title. "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 ...
    • Contributor: Confederate States of America. Army. Dept. Of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office - Blackford, L. (Benjamin Lewis) - Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry) - Koerner, P. W. O.
    • Date: 1863
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    A map of Fauquier Co. Virginia
    Map of Fauquier County, Virginia
    LC Land ownership maps, 1256 Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. Pen-and-ink over pencil grid with pencil emendations. Imperfect: torn vertically with some staining along tear, and mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H31 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil at lower left corner: (216). On cloth backing on ...
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah - Boswell, J. K.
    • Date: 1863
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    Survey of Prince George Co., Virginia
    Survey of Prince George County, Virginia
    Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward upper right. At head of title: Chief Engineer's Office D.N.V. Col. J.F. Gilmer, Chief Engr. "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." Map on 2 sheets pasted ...
    • Contributor: Confederate States of America. Army. Department of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office - Sommers, S. L. - Patton, J. Houston - Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry) - Gilmer, Jeremy Francis - Minis, Louisa Porter - Virginia Historical Society
    • Date: 1863
  • Map
    Grierson's route from La Grange to Baton Rouge. [April 17-May 2, 1863]. Scale ca. 1:3,625,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 259.2 From "Monthly record of current events," Harper's new monthly magazine, v. 27, June-Nov., 1863 p. 271. Map of "The seat of war on the Mississippi" is on the verso. 18 x 13 cm. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 1863
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    Survey of Culpeper and a part of Madison counties, Virginia Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of many residents. Drawn on a 3/4-inch grid. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H27 LC Land ownership maps, 1241 Pen-and-ink on pencil grid on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. In holograph beneath title and scale: "Approved April 8th, 1863, Albert H. Campbell, Capt. P. Engrs. & Chief. Top. Dep. D.N.Va." In upper left corner, "No. 8" ...
    • Contributor: Dwight, C. S.
    • Date: 1863
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    Civil War, 1863-1865 Shows movement of Union and Confederate forces, location of their respective victories, extent of their respective territories controlled in March 1865, and the Union naval blockade. Relief shown by shading. In lower right margin: C[opyright] SF. Printed on 3M "Matchprint" paper. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault CW3
    • Contributor: R.R. Donnelley and Sons Company. Cartographic Services
    • Date: 1863
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    Birds' eye view of the camp of the 67th Reg't P.V. Annapolis, Md. : on the ground occupied by the troops of Washington & Lafayette LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 245.37 "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1863, by Edwin Rees, in ... the Eastern Dis't of Penn'a." Includes list of military officers' names. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault Acquisitions control no. 41-83
    • Contributor: Rees, Edwin - Rosenthal, L. N. (Louis N.)
    • Date: 1863
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    Gettysburg and vicinity : showing the lines of battle, July, 1863, and the land purchased and dedicated to the public by General S. Wylie Crawford and the Gettysburg Battlefield Memorial Association Shows Union positions in blue and Confederate positions in red, roads, houses and names of residents, fences, railroad, vegetation, and drainage. "Presented with the compliments of the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad" printed in red ink in lower right hand corner of map. "Purchase tickets at B. and O. Office, 415 Broadway, N.Y." stamped in blue ink in lower right hand corner of map. Inset: ...
    • Contributor: Long, James T. (James Thomas) - Long, James T.
    • Date: 1863
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    Chancellorsville, May 2, 1863, showing Stonewall Jackson's great flank movement This detail from a printed map shows the area around Chancellorsville, Va., including Wilderness Church to the west, the Rapidan River to the north, and the Plank Road to the south. Also indicated is the route taken by Stonewall Jackson's corps to Wilderness Tavern and the direction of their attack on the Union's exposed flank.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863-05-02
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    Map of the field of operations in Virginia and Battle of Mine Run, during November 1863. Includes areas of Orange and Culpeper counties, Va., where Meade approached the Rapidan River and the Mine Run Valley to try and push Lee's forces unsuccessfully back towards Richmond in the Mine Run Campaign of November 26-December 1, 1863.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863
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    [Preliminary field sketches of parts of the Chancellorsville battlefield, May 2-4, 1863]. Shows positions and movement of troops and names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pencil (some col.), mounted between sheets of transparent paper. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H134 In pencil on verso: Notes, troop names, and a small drawing. In ink on red bordered label on verso: 309. Available also through the Library of ...
    • Date: 1863
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    Chattanooga A chart of the battle between the forces of Gens. Grant and Braxton Bragg, fought Nov. 24-5 1863. Detail of a printed map to which Sneden has added color and arrows to highlight the lines of Union advance on Missionary Ridge (Sherman's forces from the north on the Confederate right and Hooker's from the south on the Confederate left) and the Confederate retreat toward Dalton, Ga.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863-11-24
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    Map showing the routes of Brig. Gen. J.B. [i.e., J.D.] Imboden's command during the Pennsylvania campaign of 1863 Shows roads from Brock's Gap, Virginia to Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink, crayon, and pencil (some col.) on irregularly shaped tracing paper, mounted on cloth. Includes notes. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H161 Imperfect: Holes in center and top right corner. Holes and losses along edges. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on ...
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1863
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    Plan of the battle of Chancellorsville. Virginia position, 5 p.m., 2nd May 1863. Sneden uses his usual eye for detail in showing the nature of the terrain with crop fields, woods, areas of felled trees, roads, and waterways in the vicinity of the Battle of Chancellorsville. He particularly emphasizes the positions of the following corps in the U.S. Army of the Potomac: 2nd Corps (commanded by Winfield Scott Hancock), 3rd Corps (commanded by Daniel Edgar Sickles), 5th ...
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863-05-02
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    Lloyd's official map of the State of Virginia from actual surveys by order of the Executive, 1828 & 1859 Scale ca. 1:650,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 481.2 Includes a testimonial from William A. Bryan, Chief Clerk, Post Office Department, dated February 10, 1863. 1861 editions are listed as entry nos. 450 and 450.1 and the 1862 editions as 465 and 465.1. Some of the city and town names highlighted in red. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library ...
    • Contributor: Lloyd, James T.
    • Date: 1863