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    Gettysburg battlefield

    Scale ca. 1:26,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 330 Upper right corner: No. 825. Shows troops and artillery points, drainage, roads, railroads, dwellings with names of occupants, several points of interest on the battlefield, and a few of the highest points by hachures. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Cope, Emmor - Hewitt, Edgar M.
    • Date: 1863
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    Gettysburg and vicinity, showing the position of the troops July 1st and 3rd, 1863, and the land purchased and dedicated to the public by General S. Wylie Crawford and the Gettysburg Battlefield ...

    Scale ca. 1:15,840. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 335 Indicates Union troop positions and movements, points of interest on the battlefield, dwellings with names of inhabitants, drainage, fences, roads, and railroads. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Gettysburg Battlefield Memorial Association
    • Date: 1863
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    Gettysburg in peace

    Printed map on which Sneden has indicated the places where his unit (the 40th New York) saw action on the battlefield.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863
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    Position of Union and Confederate armies on the morning of July 1, 1863.

    Scale 1:633,600 (10 miles to 1 inch). LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 44.5 No. "1" in the upper right margin. Map of northeastern Virginia, Maryland, and southern Pennsylvania showing roads, railroads, cities and towns, drainage, relief by hachures, and troop positions at the beginning of the Battle of Gettysburg. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site ...

    • Date: 1863
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    Field of Gettysburg, July 1st, 2nd & 3rd, 1863

    Scale ca. 1:25,500,. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 331 From his Sketch of the battles of Gettysburg . . . New York, C. A. Alvord, 1863. 24 p. Oval-shaped map depicting troop and artillery positions, relief by hachures, drainage, roads, railroads, and houses with names of residents. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster ...

    • Contributor: Ditterline, T. (theodore) - Ditterline, T.
    • 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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    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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    Elliott's map of the battlefield of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

    Scale 1:9051. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 332 Shows breastworks and rifle pits, graves of Union and Confederate soldiers, "dead horses" reads and streets, relief by hachures, vegetation, drainage, houses and names of residents. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: S. G. Elliott & Co.
    • Date: 1863
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    Gettysburg, Pennsylvania 1888.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 780 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus., index to points of interest, and views. AACR

    • Contributor: Fowler, T. M. (thaddeus Mortimer) - Downs, A. E. (albert E.) - Fowler, T. M.
    • Date: 1888
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    Map of the field of operations of Gregg's (Union) & Stuart's (Confederate) cavalry at the battle of Gettysburg, July 3, 1863

    Scale 1:12,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 357.3 "For sale by Woeltje & Cutting, 115 Pearl Street, New York." Copyright no. 18292, Aug. 4, 1888. This map is based on the map surveyed by Frank O. Maxson under the direction of John B. Bachelder (entry no. 327), but with the addition of hachures. Names of land owners are overprinted in red. Cavalry positions ...

    • Contributor: Woeltje and Cutting
    • Date: 1888
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    Gettysburg Third day. Position of troops.

    Detail from an identified printed map annotated to show which units held essentially the same position through July 2 and which moved, noting the starting positions (in the morning) and ending positions (in the evening) of the latter. The usual landmarks, such as Culp's Hill, Cemetery Ridge, and Little Round Top, are also indicated.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863-07-02
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    Gettysburg and vicinity, showing the position of the troops July 3, 1863 (third day's fight), and the land purchased and dedicated to the public by General S. Wylie Crawford and the Gettysburg ...

    Scale ca. 1:15,840. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 336 "Land of battlefield Memorial Association tinted pink" and "land of General Crawford tinted blue." Indicates troop positions and movements, roads, "Gettysburg and Hanover Railroad," houses, names of residents, fences, and drainage. Another copy is in the Charles W. Reed papers, Manuscript Division, L.C., container no. 5 (oversize cabinet 5, drawer 5) Description derived from ...

    • Contributor: Gettysburg Battlefield Memorial Association
    • Date: 1863
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    Extract from the original (large scale) map of Gettysburg battle field in 4 sheets, being portions of sheets 2 and 3 lying S. & S.W. of the town of Gettysburg.

    Scale 1:2400 ("1" = 200 feet"). LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 350.5 Manuscript map drawn on tracing linen of the intersection of the Emmitsburg and Taneytown roads. Depicted are roads, buildings, names of residents, fence lines, vegetation, and fortifications, and relief by contour lines at intervals of 4 feet. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site ...

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1861
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    Plan der Schlacht von Gettysburg am 1, 2 & 3 Juli, 1863.-Plan zur Erlauterung von Gen. Grant's Vicksburg Campagne Mai-Juli, 1863

    Scales vary. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 348.5 From his Der Amerikanische Burgerkreig; Geschichte des Volks der Vereinigten Staaten vor, warhrend und nach der Rebellion. Philadelphia and Leipzig, Schafer und Koradi, 1867-69. facing p. 255. Gettysburg map shows the location of Union and Confederate corps. The Vicksburg campaign map indicates the route followed by General Grant. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also ...

    • Contributor: Schmidt, Ernst Reinhold
    • 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

    Scale 1:15,840. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 334 Inset: Site of General Gregg's operations. Three miles east of Gettysburg. Uncolored. Scale 1:63,360. 13 x 7 cm. Accompanies a folded leaflet entitled: Gettysburg Battlefield Memorial Association; Its Organization, Plans and Purposes. Shows drainage, vegetation, roads, railroads, property lines, fences, dwellings with names of inhabitants, points of interest on the battlefield, and in addition to ...

    • Contributor: Gettysburg Battlefield Memorial Association
    • Date: 1863
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    Map of Adams Co., Pennsylvania

    Relief shown by hachures. Annotated in ink: underlines and place name changes. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1858 by M.S & E. Converse..." Imperfect: lacking lower left central portion of map Does not include illustration in upper lefthand corner Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Hopkins, Griffith Morgan - M.S. & E. Converse Publishers
    • Date: 1858
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    Map of the Battle of Gettysburg, Penna. : showing positions held July 2nd 1863.

    This map shows the disposition of troops on this second day of the battle. The designation "5 p.m." appears slightly to the left of the title. As the fighting began late in the day and continued on well into the evening, this could be interpreted as a depiction of forces going into the second day of the battle.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox - Paine, William H.
    • Date: 1863-07-02
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    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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    Plan of Gettysburg with the battlefield of July 2nd & 3rd, 1863 and the National Cemetery.

    Scale 1:7920. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 343 Inset: [Plan of the] National Cemetery. Uncolored. 26 x 16 cm. Shows troop positions, roads, railroads, streams, and a few houses. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Meisel, Augustus
    • Date: 18??
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    Map of Adams Co., Pennsylvania

    Exhibition: Maps for an Emerging Nation: Commercial Cartography in Nineteenth-century America, Aug. 8-Oct. 20, 1977, Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1857 by Robert P. Smith..." "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1858 by M.S & E. Converse..." LC Land ownership maps, 697 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...

    • Contributor: Hopkins, Griffith Morgan - Smith, Robert Pearsall - M.S. & E. Converse Publishers
    • Date: 1858
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    Map of the region between Gettysburg, Pa. and Appomattox court house, Va. : including all the battle-fields [sic] of the Army of Northern Virginia

    Relief shown by hachures. Reduced and redrawn version of the index map in the U.S. Army, Corps of Engineer's Military Maps Illustrated the Operations of the Armies of the Potomac & James... ([Washington] War Dept., Office of the Chief of Engineers, 1869). For a complete description of the atlas see entry no. 518. Map indicates cities and towns, roads, railroads, drainage, and defensive works ...

    • Contributor: Michler, N. (nathaniel) - Michler, N.
    • Date: 186?
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    Map of the battlefield of Gettysburg

    Scale ca. 1:12,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 336.5 Map indicates lands owned by the Gettysburg Battlefield Memorial Association and the U.S. government and the "proposed purchases of lands." Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Gettysburg Monuments Commissioners. New York Board
    • Date: 1894
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    Gettysburg July 2nd The Union and Rebel forces in the cemetery.

    While purporting to depict a meeting of Union and Confederate forces at Cemetery Hill, this map instead shows in detail the disposition of Union forces on Cemetery and Culp's hills. Of greater interest is the indication of the location of Sickles's 3rd Corps along the Emmitsburg Road on the morning of July 2nd, and their new position at the base of Little Round Top ...

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863-07-02
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    Map of the battle field of Gettysburg. July 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 1863

    Scale 1:12,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 357.2 "For sale by Woeltje & Cutting, 115 Pearl Street, New York." Copyright no. 18291, Aug. 3, 1888. This map is based on Gouverneur K. Warren's map of the Gettysburg battlefield (see entry no. 353.5), but with the addition of hachures. Names of land owners are overprinted in red. Troop positions are not noted. Description derived ...

    • Contributor: Woeltje and Cutting
    • Date: 1888
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    Map of the Battle of Gettysburg showing positions held July 1st & 3rd 1863.

    In this image Sneden compares troop locations during the first day of the battle with those on the third day. One obvious observation is that the Confederate forces have succeeded in pushing the Union line back to the more easily held hills south of the town.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863-07-01