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    "Causten's Bluff" fort. [Defenses of Savannah, Georgia. 1865]. Scale 1:2000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 208.2 From Message of the President of the United States, and accompanying documents, to the two houses of Congress, at the commencement of the first session of the thirty-ninth Congress.-Report of the Secretary of the Navy (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1865). fol. p. 324. Printed in the upper left margin: 39th Cong. 1st sess.-Annual Report of ...
    • Contributor: United States. Navy
    • Date: 1865
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    [Map of the battle of Atlanta, Georgia, July 22, 1864]. Shows environs of Decatur, Georgia including the "line of the enemy," the position of a Union battery, and the positions of the 15th and 17th Army Corps. Relief shown by hachures. Similar map appears in the U.S. War Dept.'s Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate armies, 1891-95, pl. 45, no. 3. A note on the printed copy states that ...
    • Date: 1864
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    The Defences [sic] of Savannah, Georgia, November 1864. Regional view of Savannah and enrivons just before the Union arrival at that place. Shows the layout of canals, creeks, rivers, swamps, roads and railroads around Savannah as well as the various outlying Confederate batteries and those occupied by Federal troops. There is some indication of the names of property owners and also notations of rice and cotton fields that were either flooded or ...
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1864
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    [Union troop positions west of Marietta, Georgia, June? 1864]. Title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S89, 196 Sketch for a map appearing in the Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate Armies, 1891-95, pl. 65, no. 5. Pencil on paper mounted on paper. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 1864
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    Map illustrating the defence of Savannah, Ga. and the operations resulting in its capture by the army commanded by Maj. Genl. W. T. Sherman. Dec. 21st 1864 Scale ca. 1:85,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 207 The following inscription in the author's handwriting is reproduced above the title: Washington, D.C., Sept 17th 1881. Transmitted to the office of the Chief of Engineers, U.S. Army, with my letter of this date. [Signed] O. M. Poe, Major of Engrs., B. Brig. Gen., U.S.A., Col. A.D.C. Detailed map of Savannah and vicinity, showing ...
    • Contributor: Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - Poe, O. M.
    • Date: 1881
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    [Position of Army of Tennessee near Atlanta, Georgia, July 22, 1864]. Shows positions of the 15th, 16th, and 17th Army Corps east of Atlanta and "Rebel conscr. camp" southwest of Decatur. Relief shown by hachures. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Similar map appears in the U.S. War Dept.'s Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate armies, 1891-95, pl. 90, no. 3. Pencil. LC Civil War maps (2nd ...
    • Date: 1864
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    [Part of DeKalb and Fulton County, Georgia : compiled for the use of the Topographical Engineers from the original land map and surveys of DeKalb County Shows parts of DeKalb, Fulton, and Cobb counties. Indicates "rebel works" southeast of "Isoms ford and ferry." Relief shown by hachures. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Original version: Marietta, GA : Topographical Engineers Office, Dept. of the Cumberland / compiled and published between July 5th and July 11th, 1864. Originally printed on 2 sheets, 54 x 35 cm. and 54 ...
    • Contributor: United States. Army. Department of the Cumberland. Topographical Engineers
    • Date: 1864
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    Sumpter Prison, Andersonville, Georgia, June 1864 Shows the prison with wooden fence, 18 guard towers, the famous "deadline," the north and south gates, Sweetwater Creek, "Valley of Death," fortification, batteries, and cook house. He depicts overcrowding by a blizzard of tiny dots everywhere, writing the dots stand for "Union soldiers." Date written on map: June 1863 with penciled 4 over the 3. Pen-and-ink on blue tinted note paper. Purchase, James ...
    • Contributor: Caulfield, Patt
    • Date: 1864
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    [Map of South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, and Tennessee.] Shows the southern border of South Carolina, northern border of Georgia, and eastern borders of Alabama and Tennessee, with railroads, towns, forts, prisons, landforms, and waterways.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1861
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    Map of army operations Atlanta campaign between Cassville and Mariette and vicinity Scale 1:285,120. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 132.6 Map of Bartow, Cherokee, Paulding, and Cobb counties, Georgia, showing location and date of battles, entrenchments, towns, roads, railroads, drainage, and relief by hachures. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Western and Atlantic Railroad Company
    • Date: 1864
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    Plan of Camp Lawton, or the rebel prison near Millen, Georgia ... November 1864. Illustrates the fort and its defenses of abatis and rifle pits, the guard camp made of log houses, hospital and surgeon's quarters, commissary, quartermaster, officers' quarters, and prison stockade containing shanties, tents, cooking ovens, and sutler's quarters.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1864
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    Map illustrating the siege of Atlanta, Ga. by the U.S. forces, under command of Maj. Gen. W.T. Sherman : from the passage of Peach Tree Creek, July 19th, 1864 to the commencement ... Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Main entry from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S40, 138 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes note. In pencil in upper-right margin: 52. LC copy imperfect: Margins trimmed, mounted on paper.
    • Contributor: Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - Molitor, E. - United States. War Department. Engineer Bureau - Poe, O. M.
    • Date: 1864-07-19
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    [Union troop positions northwest of Marietta, Georgia, June? 1864]. Relief shown by hachures. Title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S88, 194 At bottom of map: Thomas & Schofield. Similar to a map in the Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate Armies, 1891-95, pl. 65, no. 2. Pencil (some col.) and pen and ink on tracing paper with mended tears, mounted on ...
    • Date: 1864
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    Part of Cobb County, Georgia Shows location of the headquarters of the Department of the Cumberland. Relief shown by hachures. Differs from other 1864 ed. in omission of additional roads and names of residents. "Official issue. H.C. Wharton Lt. Engr." Negative photocopy. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S61, S62, 165 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes names of select landowners. ...
    • Contributor: Finegan, N. - United States. Army. Department of the Cumberland. Topographical Engineers - United States. Army. Department of the Tennessee. Topographical Engineers - United States. Army. Corps, 23rd (). Topographical Engineers - United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers
    • Date: 1864
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    "Camp Lawton" at Millen, Georgia : about 8,600 prisoners confined here 14th November 1864. Concerns a Confederate prison camp for Northern soldiers that was brand new in October 1864 when Sneden was transferred from Savannah, Ga., back inland to Camp Lawton at Millen, Ga. Sneden shows the 44-acre stockade and then the immediate area outside of the stockade where there was a Confederate camp, fort, hospital, and log residences for the Confederate officers. Also, depicted is a tent ...
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1864-11-14
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    [Map of the environs of Olley Creek near Marietta, Georgia]. Shows troop positions. Title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S95, 197 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Pencil and pen-and-ink (some col.), mounted on paper.
    • Date: 1864
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    Atlanta, Georgia and its rebel defences [sic] Map shows a detailed layout of the city of Atlanta, Ga., including the batteries and earthworks in the surrounding area. The Western Atlanta and the Macon & Western Railroad are also indicated. The map depicts the situation in the city as of 1 September 1864; the city fell to Sherman's army on the 8th.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1864-09-01
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    Andersonville Prison, Georgia in July 1864. Illustrates a detailed outline of the actual prison yard with acreage and stockade dimensions given. Also, shows the surrounding area where the following sites were located: "death house," graveyard, rifle trenches, forts, including the one where Captain Henry Wirz had his headquarters and loghouse, Union hospital, cook house, and soup house.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1864
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    [Taking of Savannah in Dec. 1778. Scale ca. 1:12,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward the lower left. Shows disposition of American defenders and British and Hessian attackers. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1575 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1778
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    Map illustrating the operations of the army under com'd of Maj. Gen. W.T. Sherman, in Georgia, from May 5th to September 4th, 1864 Shows Union and Confederate works in southeastern Tennessee and northwestern Georgia. Relief shown by hachures. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S33, 123 Annotation in ink "Ezra Ch[urch]" west of Atlanta. In manuscript pencil at lower left: "Federal lines in blue, Rebel [lines in] red." In manuscript ink at lower left: "Photographed at Chief Engr's Office, Mily. Divn. Miss., Atlanta, Ga." Available also through ...
    • Contributor: Brooks, Alfred F. - Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - United States. Army. Military Division of the Mississippi. Chief Engrs. Office
    • Date: 1864-05-05
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    Map of Marietta and vicinity. [June 1864] Scale ca. 1:185,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 196.5 Indicates location and date of battles, Confederate entrenchments, roads, towns, drainage, and relief by hachures. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Western and Atlantic Railroad Company
    • Date: 1864
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    Map of Dalton and vicinity. [1864] Scale ca. 1:130,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 175.5 Indicates the location of the battles of Dalton, Rocky Face, and Mill Creek Gap, roads, railroads, towns, drainage, and relief by hachures. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Western and Atlantic Railroad Company
    • Date: 1864
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    [Map of northeastern Alabama and northwestern Georgia showing movement of Union troops under the command of Gen. Edward M. McCook]. Relief shown by hachures. Title derived from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. "Traced from La Tourrette's state map of Alabama, 1856." Pen-in-ink on tracing cloth. Mounted on paper. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S15, 103 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 1864
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    Plan of the Battle of Chickamauga, Tenn. Map shows locations of forces on the second day of battle, before the Confederates broke through the Union line and sent the majority heading back toward Chattanooga.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863
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    Part of Cobb County, Georgia Shows location of the headquarters of the Department of the Cumberland. Relief shown by hachures. Differs from other 1864 ed. in inclusion of additional roads and names of residents. "Official issue. H.C. Wharton Lt. Engr. U.S.A." Negative photocopy. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S63, S64, 166 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes names of select ...
    • Contributor: Finegan, N. - United States. Army. Department of the Cumberland. Topographical Engineers - United States. Army. Department of the Tennessee. Topographical Engineers - United States. Army. Corps, 23rd (). Topographical Engineers - United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers
    • Date: 1864