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    Reconnoissance of the Mississippi River below Forts Jackson and St. Philip : made previous to the reduction by the U.S. Fleet, under the command of flag officer D.G. Farragut, U.S.N. Includes note describing positions of Union "mortar flotilla" on April 18-21, 1862. Annotated in pencil on verso: Forts of Jackson/St. Philip, [1863?]. "The Forts from data furnished by the Chief Engineer, U.S. Army." From the Joseph R. Hawley papers in LC Manuscript Division. Oriented with north toward the upper left. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 236 Available also through the Library of Congress ...
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Gerdes, F. H. - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - Hawley, Joseph R. (Joseph Roswell) - Bowen & Co.
    • Date: 1862
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    New Orleans, La. and its vicinity. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 241 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2: 651/1
    • Contributor: Wells, J. - Ridgway, W. - Virtue & Co.
    • Date: 1863
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    Map of parts of the Parishes of St. Martins and St. Landry, Louisiana : from United States surveys. Shows names of some residents. Copy imperfect: Mounted on cloth back and stained throughout. Annotated in pencil. Includes text and ill. LC Land ownership maps, 262 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: McCerren, Landry & Powell
    • Date: 1860
  • Map
    Military map of part of Louisiana Scale ca. 1:390,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 232.5 General map of southern Louisiana from St. Francisville south to Atchafalaya Bay and Lake Borgne west to Vermilion Bay. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Lindenkohl, H. (Henry) - United States Coast Survey - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - Lindenkohl, H.
    • Date: 1863
  • Map
    Map of a part of Louisiana and Mississippi : illustrating the operations of the U.S. Forces in the Department of the Gulf Covers the area west to east from Alexandria, La. to Pearl River, and north to south from Vidalia, La. to Atchafalaya Bay. Relief shown by hachures. Shows march of Gen. Banks Corps d'Armée & Mai 1863 in red. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 231.5 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. From the Joseph R. Hawley papers ...
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - Lindenkohl, H. (Henry) - Hawley, Joseph R. (Joseph Roswell)
    • 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 Scale ca. 1:380,160. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 231 In margin at bottom: Line of marsh [sic] of Gen. Banks corps d'armee April & Mai 1863. Map extends from Natchez, Mississippi, in the north to Marsh Island, Louisiana, in the south, and Columbia, Mississippi, in the east to Alexandria, Louisiana, in the west. Roads, railroads, drainage, and towns are shown. Description derived from ...
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - Lindenkohl, H. (Henry)
    • Date: 1863
  • Map
    Map of the Parish of Franklin, Louisiana : from the United States surveys. Shows some residents names. Copy imperfect: Mounted on cloth back, losses in upper quadrants, stained throughout and folded in half. Includes text and ill. LC Land ownership maps, 253 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: McCerren, Landry & Powell
    • Date: 1860
  • Map
    Port Hudson and its defences Scale ca. 1:72,500. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 239.6 From Tomes, Robert. The war with the South, New York, Virtue & Yorston, 1862-1867. v. 3, between p. 16 and 17. Signed (facism): Charles: Sholl, Topl. Engineer. "Entered according to act of Congress AD. 1863 by Virtue, Yorston & Co." Caption in lower margin: A topographical map of Port Hudson and its vicinity, shewing ...
    • Contributor: Sholl, Charles
    • Date: 1863
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    Map of Louisiana & Arkansas. Scale ca. 1:650,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 230 At head of title: Department of Louisiana. General map showing roads, railroads, drainage, names and boundaries of counties, towns, forts, "military road to Memphis," and camp sites in St. Francis County, Ark. On August 2, 3, and 6, 1864. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as ...
    • Contributor: Holtz, Helmuth
    • Date: 1864
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    Siege of Port Hudson The map shows the Union troops on land and water surrounding Confederate fortifications at Port Hudson, La., on the Mississippi River, approximately 25 miles north of Baton Rouge. The Union XIX Corps under Gen. Banks had its first engagement May 26th on the Bayou Sara Road, and laid siege to the fort on May 27th. Confederate Gen. Franklin Gardner surrendered Port Hudson on July ...
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863
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    Map of the Parish of Morehouse, Louisiana : from United States surveys. Shows names of some residents. Includes text and ill. Copy imperfect: Mounted on cloth back, stained and folded in half. LC Land ownership maps, 258 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: McCerren, Landry & Powell
    • Date: 1860
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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
  • Map
    Map of the Parish of Madison, La. : from United States surveys.
    Map of the Parish of Madison, Louisiana
    Shows names of some residents. Includes text and ill. Copy imperfect: Mounted on cloth back, stained and folded in half. LC Land ownership maps, 256 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: McCerren, Landry & Powell
    • Date: 1860
  • Map
    Port Hudson and its defences Scale ca. 1:72,500. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 239.5 From Tomes, Robert. The war with the South, New York, Virtue & Yorston, 1862-1867. v. 3, between p. 16 and 17. Signed (facism): Charles: Sholl, Topl. Engineer. "Entered according to act of Congress AD. 1863 by Virtue, Yorston & Co." Caption in lower margin: A topographical map of Port Hudson and its vicinity, shewing ...
    • Contributor: Sholl, Charles
    • Date: 1863
  • Map
    Plan showing the defences of the fort on Red River, Scale ca. 1:9,600. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 234.2 From Report of the Secretary of the Navy, with an appendix, containing reports from officers. December, 1863 (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1863). opp. p. 482. Map of Confederate Fort De Russy, Louisiana, and vicinity. Original sketch from which this was reproduced was sent to the Secretary of the Navy by Acting Rear Adm. David ...
    • Contributor: United States. Navy
    • Date: 1863
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    Map of Fort de Russy. Relief shown by hachures. From Harper's weekly, v. 8, April 30, 1864, p. 277. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 233.5 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    Approaches to Fort Butte La Rose, Louisiana, Scale 1:31,680. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 233 Gives vegetation, drainage, houses, fences, road leading from fort, and the position of the U.S. steamers Clifton, Arizona, Calhoun and Estrella, and the Confederate transport Anna and gunboat Marytie. Insets: [Plan of] Fort Butte La Rose. 1:600. 22 x 20 cm.-[Two] cross sections. 1:300. 7 x 15 cm. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also ...
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Oltmanns, J. G.
    • Date: 1863
  • Map
    [Map of the region east and north of Baton Rouge, showing batteries on the Mississippi north of Port Hudson]. Relief shown by hachures. Title supplied by cataloger. In pencil in lower right: E. Deleceauax. Pen-and-ink and watercolor with crayon and pencil notes on three sheets of tracing cloth pasted together. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. In ink in all corners: 3038. Stamped on 3 times across bottom: 1240. Copy imperfect: Losses at folds, some losses ...
    • Contributor: Clark, John S.
    • Date: 1863
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    Sketch of Fort De Russy, Louisiana Scale 1:10,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 234 Shows rifle pits, breastworks, location and number of guns, roads, houses, fences, woods, and drainage. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1864
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    Map of the Parish of Concordia, Louisiana : from United States surveys. Shows names of some residents. Annotated with purple stamp in middle of map. Copy imperfect: Mounted on cloth back, stained throughout and folded in half. Includes text and ill. LC Land ownership maps, 249 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: McCerren, Landry & Powell
    • Date: 1860
  • Map
    Map of the Parish of Avoyelles and part of Rapides, Louisiana : from the United States survey. Shows names of some residents. Stamped on lower right: Division of maps, May ... Library of Congress. Copy imperfect: Mounted on cloth back, stained, with both sheets folded in half. Includes text, list of lands for sale and ill. LC Land ownership maps, 244 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: McCerren, Landry & Powell
    • Date: 1860
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    Map of the Parish of Catahoula, Louisiana : from United States surveys. Shows names of some residents. Copy imperfect: Mounted on cloth back, stained throughout and folded in half. Stamped on lower right: Division of Maps, May 4, 1931 Library of Congress. Includes text, list of lands for sale and ill. LC Land ownership maps, 247 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: McCerren, Landry & Powell
    • Date: 1860
  • Map
    New Orleans to Vicksburg Covers area of Louisiana and Mississippi adjacent to Mississippi River from approximately 15 miles north of Vicksburg to 20 miles west of New Orleans. At head of title: Map no. 2. "Photographed by Brown & Ogilvie." "Authorities: Township surveys, La Tourett's [sic] ...." LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 229.5 LC copy annotated in pencil and ink. Available also through the Library of Congress ...
    • Contributor: Abbot, Henry L. - Banks, Nathaniel Prentiss - Elliot, Charles Darwin - United States. Army. Department of the Gulf - Brown & Ogilvie
    • Date: 1863
  • Map
    Map showing the defenses of the Mississippi below New Orleans and Farragut's attack 24 April 1862. Map shows the Confederate fortifications at Fort Jackson under Gen. Duncan, Fort St. Philip and the Union fleet along the Mississippi River. This map, also shows the positions of Union ships under Farragut, who captured the strategic port of New Orleans, thereby providing the Federal army access to the Mississippi River.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862-04-24
  • Map
    J. H. Colton's map of the state of Louisiana and eastern part of Texas compiled from United States Surveys, and other authentic sources, showing the counties, townships, sections. Fractional sections, settlement rights, ... Shows drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the railroad network.
    • Contributor: Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins) - Colton, J. H.
    • Date: 1863