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    Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, West Virginia
    tHarpers Ferry
    Bird's-eye view showing principal buildings. Relief shown by shading and landform drawings. "*GPO: 1986--491-417/40100. Reprint 1986." Panel title. Includes text, descriptive index to points of interest, and ill. Text, map of entire park, and ill. (some col.) on verso. LC copy use-worn, wrinkled, torn at fold lines. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1986
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    Map of the New River Coalfield on C.& O. R.R. Shows Fayette and Raleigh counties, West Virginia. Pen-and-ink and crayon, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H259 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. An inset cut from a larger map. In ink on red bordered label on verso: 236.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 188?
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    [Plat of a survey of 2,314 acres of land, being the first large bottom on the east side of the Ohio River, 3 or 4 miles below the mouth, a portion of ... Scale ca. 1:20,000. Title from Lawrence Martin's The George Washington atlas. 1932. Cover title: George Washington; survey of land in Ohio, a grant from the Colony of Virginia to Washington for military services ... Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Oriented with north toward the lower left. Imperfect: Deteriorated along fold lines. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 785 Annotated by George Washington: Patented in the name of...
    • Contributor: Crawford, William - Washington, George
    • Date: 1771
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    Military map showing the topographical features of the country adjacent to Harper's Ferry Va. : including Maryland, Loudoun, and Bolivar Heights, and portions of South and Short Mountains, with the positions of ... "Engraved in the Engr. Dept." Relief shown by hachures and form lines. Similar to no. 1050, Swem, E.G. Maps relating to Virginia. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's Archives Research Services department for more information. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 700 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image....
    • Contributor: Weyss, J. E. - Michler, N. (Nathaniel) - United States. Army of the Potomac. Engineer Dept - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
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    Vicinity of Winchester and Harper's Ferry, Va. Detail of a printed map of Winchester, Va., and environs, with annotations and additions by Sneden. Additions include inclusion of roads, notes about and dates of battles and skirmishes, location of the point where the Confederate army recrossed the Potomac River following the Battle of Gettysburg, and note that the town of Winchester changed hands [46] times during the war.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • 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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    Town of Phillippi, Barbour County, West Virginia. 1861. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 1008 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1
    • Contributor: Pool, M. D.
    • Date: 1861
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    [Sketch of western Virginia and eastern West Virginia, between Staunton and Clarksburg]. Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink on tracing linen, mounted between sheets of transparent paper. Date and title derived from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H66 Includes list of distances. Notes in pencil on verso. Imperfect: Torn fold lines at bottom. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 1861
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    Johnson's Virginia, Delaware, Maryland & West Virginia. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1864, by A.J. Johnson, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the United States for the Southern District of New Includes ill. of "Fortress Monroe," "General post office," "Treasury buildings, "Patent Office, " and "University of Virginia." Plates 33-34. Prime meridians: Greenwich, Washington. Probably from: Johnson's new illustrated (steel plate) family atlas. New...
    • Contributor: Johnson, A. J. (Alvin Jewett)
    • Date: 1864
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    Map showing the economic minerals along the route of the Chesapeake & Ohio Rail Way to accompany the geological report of Thomas S. Ridgway. Covers area from Richmond, Va., to the Ohio River along the route of the railroad and shows the geological sections in which minerals are found. Consolidated from the Virginia Central and Covington and Ohio Railroads in August 1868.
    • Contributor: Maury, Matthew Fontaine - Ridgway, Thomas S. - Chesapeake and Ohio Railroad Company
    • Date: 1872
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    Plan of the Battle of Carnifex Ferry, West Virginia. Carnifex Ferry is located on the Gauley River east of the town of Gauley Bridge. Floyd's Confederate forces are positioned with their backs to the Gauley River, and the Union is shown attacking chiefly in the center and on the left.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1861-09-25
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    [Map of the Shenandoah Valley Campaign, 1864]. Shows the area of the Shenandoah Valley including the Blue Ridge Mountains between Staunton and Front Royal, Va. In mid-1864 almost 50,000 troops were placed in the Middle Military Division under General Sheridan. Between August and November Sheridan engaged Early's troops several times at Winchester, Fishers Hill and Cedar Creek, Va.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1864
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    [Map of the Shenandoah Valley, from Front Royal and Middletown to Staunton, etc.]. Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil (some col.) on a 3/8-inch pencil grid, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H148 In pencil on verso: 25. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 186?
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    Map showing location of the "Gallego" forty thousand acres of coal and timber lands, Fayette County, W. Va. Pen-and-ink on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H255 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 183.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1885
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    Averill's map of western Va. Shows Rich Mountain Region including Randolph, Upshur, and parts of adjoining counties, W. Va., as well as the names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink and pencil on 4 sheets pasted together, sectioned in 2 and mounted on cloth. The title, written in pencil on the verso, is now covered by the mounting. Date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC Civil...
    • Contributor: Averill, F. L. (Frank L.)
    • Date: 1861
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    Military reconnaissance in the vicinity of Gauley Bridge, Department of western Virginia, Brig. Genl. W. S. Rosecrans, comd'g., Sept. 11th to Nov. 15, 1861 Scale 1:63,360. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 695 "United States forces" are colored blue, and "Confederate forces & works" are red. Shows Union headquarters, towns, roads, houses, names of residents, drainage, and relief by hachures. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Raynolds, W. F. (William Franklin) - Margedant, Wm. C. (William C.) - Powell, W. Angelo - Raynolds, W. F.
    • Date: 1879
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    Appendix B, project map A, Wheeling Creek Watershed, Pennsylvania and West Virginia Shows flood control dams, reservoirs, and benefited areas. "April 1981." Includes location map. "1-12,194." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Soil Conservation Service
    • Date: 1981
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    Davis, Tucker County, West Virginia 1898. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 992 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes index to points of interest and view "Blackwater Falls." AACR2: 100
    • Contributor: Fowler, T. M. (Thaddeus Mortimer) - Fowler, T. M.
    • Date: 1898
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    New Martinsville, West Virginia 1899. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 1002 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus. and index to points of interest. AACR2: 100; 700/1
    • Contributor: Fowler, T. M. (Thaddeus Mortimer) - Moyer, James - Fowler, T. M.
    • Date: 1899
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    Vicinity of Harpers Ferry. Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Date and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Title on verso partially obscured by mounting. Pen-and-ink on 2 sheets of tracing linen, pasted together to form an irregularly shaped sheet, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H192 Imperfect: Liquid staining on right side and left edge. Available also through the Library...
    • Date: 1864
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    General and regional map of that portion of the New River and Kanawha coal fields lying between the New, Kanawha and Guyandot Rivers and west of Piney Creek. Shows coal company boundaries. Includes explanatory notes. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Chesapeake and Ohio Railroad Company
    • Date: 1905
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    Map shewing [sic] vicinity of Harper's Ferry, Virginia, and the upper Potomac River. Concerns an area of Maryland and Virginia between the towns of Cumberland, Md., on the west and Harpers Ferry, Va. [now W.Va.], on the eastern side of the map. Sneden details the mountainous topography highlighting rivers, especially the Potomac River, and including the rail system through this area. Just north of Winchester, Va., there is a line of unidentified Confederate troops. The only other...
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863
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    Map of the Manassas Gap Railroad and its extensions; September, 1855. Topographical map of part of northern Virginia showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, counties, roads, and railroads with distances. Includes profiles. Chartered March 11, 1850. Opened in 1854 from Manassas Junction to Strasburg. Va. Consolidated June 1, 1867, with the Orange and Alexandria, forming the Orange, Alexandria, and Manassas Railroad. See entries 507 and 508.
    • Contributor: Dwyer, Thomas - Manassas Gap Railroad Company
    • Date: 1855
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    Chesapeake Bay watershed, Del., D.C., Md., N.Y., Pa., Va., and W.V. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available "November 1984 4-R-38804-1." Includes notes and location map. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Soil Conservation Service
    • Date: 1984
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    St. Mary's, West Virginia 1899. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 1010 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2
    • Contributor: Fowler, T. M. (Thaddeus Mortimer) - Moyer, James - Fowler, T. M.
    • Date: 1899