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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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    Battle of Brandywine, 11th Septr. 1777, in which the rebels were defeated by the Army under the command of Genl. Sir Willm. Howe.

    Scale ca. 1:14,500. Manuscript, pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. Title on verso: Batle [sic] of Brandy Wine. American battles. Has watermarks. Relief shown by shading. Unfinished map showing topography and deployment of troops. Stamped on verso: Montrésor. In upper left corner: No. 12. Includes list of troops and "References." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1335 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...

    • Contributor: Montrésor, John
    • Date: 1777
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    Map of the oil region of Pennsylvania.

    Covers Crawford County, southwestern Warren County, and northern Venango County. Shows minor civil divisions and unidentified numbered township subdivisions. Does not show oilfields or wells. Cover title on affixed label: Townsend & Dale's map of the oil regions of Pennsylvania. "Copy right secured according to act of Congress, 1865." Advertisement slip affixed to inside of cover. LC copy torn, worn, and annotated in pencil ...

    • Contributor: Townsend & Dale - Krebs, Otto
    • Date: 1865
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    Copy of a sketch of the Monongahela, with the field of battle,

    Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and pencil. Relief shown by hachures. In this map the name Ohio R. ou la belle rivière is applied also to the Allegheny. The words "direction of" have been inserted in pencil between "By" and "an Indian." "No. 28." Includes notes. On verso: John Montresor. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault ...

    • Contributor: Montrésor, John
    • Date: 1755
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    Atlas of Centre County, Pennsylvania

    Includes index. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Nichols, Beach - A. Pomeroy & Co.
    • Date: 1874

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    The battlefield of Gettysburg, July 1st, 2nd and 3rd, 1863

    Scale 1:15,840. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 344 Shows Union positions in black and Confederate positions in red, names of field commanders, relief by hachures, drainage, vegetation, roads, railroad, and a few houses and names of residents. For a later edition copyrighted in 1912 by Tipton & Blocher, see entry no. 350. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of ...

    • Contributor: Minnigh, Luther W. (luther William) - Minnigh, Luther W.
    • Date: 1905
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    Map of Fayette County, Pennsylvania : from actual surveys

    General-content county map showing rural buildings and householders' names; village insets also show householders' names; borough insets show building coverage. Hand colored to emphasize township boundaries and territories. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1858 by Wm. J. Barker in the ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Originally printed on 4 sheets (later conjoined, still later sectioned to ...

    • Contributor: McLaughlin & Kinter - Barker, Wm. J. (william J.) - Wm. J. Barker & Co.
    • Date: 1858
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    Newmanstown and Sheridan, Pennsylvania 1898.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 817 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2

    • Contributor: Bailey & Moyer
    • Date: 1898
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    Map of one square mile or 1/25 of the battlefield of Gettysburg

    Scale ca. 1:2400. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 351.4 At top of map: No. 3; Culp's Hill. Map title, legend, and a brief account of the "Work completed on United States property on this square by the Gettysburg National Park Commission," signed by E. B. Cope, Engineer, is attached to the map in the lower left corner. Detailed map of Culp's Hill, with ...

    • Contributor: Gettysburg National Military Park Commission
    • Date: 1898
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    Ligonier, Pennsylvania 1900

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. "Published by T. M. Fowler & James B. Moyer." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 797 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 700/1

    • Contributor: Fowler, T. M. (thaddeus Mortimer) - Moyer, James - Fowler, T. M.
    • Date: 1900
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    Plan de la retraite de Barren Hill en Pensilvanie : ou un détachement de deux mille deux cent hommes sous le G'al LaFayette étois entouré par l'Armée angloise sous les G'als Howe, ...

    Covers Barren Hill and vicinity (Whitemarsh Twp., Montgomery Co., Pa.) with Chestnut Hill and Germantown. Relief shown by hachures. Place-names in English. Pen-and-ink, watercolors, wash, and lead pencil. Sectioned to 8 panels and mounted on cloth backing to fold to ca. 20 x 14 cm. Includes descriptive index of American, English, and Hessian military positions. Gift; Mr. and Mrs. H.F. Lenfest; Jan. 2000. Available ...

    • Contributor: Capitaine Du Chesnoy, Michel - Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier
    • Date: 1778
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    A map of the county of Pike, Pennsylvania : shewing the location and form of the original surveys with the numbers by which they are designated on the commissioner's books of said ...

    Shows warrant-deed survey areas (numbered). Hand col. with area tints to show township territories. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Prime meridian: "Meridian of Philadelphia". "Entered according to Act of Congress the 13th day of june 1856 by John T. Cross of the State of Pennsylvania." LC copy imperfect: Halved to enable folding, annotated in black ink "1856" at bottom below author's name, ...

    • Contributor: Cross, John T. - Vinten, Charles - Boell, William
    • Date: 1856
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    Map of a route through south west Pennsylvania from Fort Loudon, Franklin Co. to Fort Pitt, Pittsburgh.

    Scale 1:380,160; 6 miles to an in. Title from Philip Lee Phillips' A list of maps of America, p. 673. Variant title from William Faden's Catalogue of a curious and valuable collection ... no. 12: A map of the country on the Ohio & Muskingum Rivers. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the right. Shows location of forts and road improvements. Typed ...

    • Date: 1763
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    A map of Wayne & Pike counties, Pennsylvania : shewing the situations & forms of the warrantee tracts, with the numbers by which the respective tracts are distinguished in the maps & ...

    Shows warrantee tract lines and tract numbers. Hand colored to show county and township boundaries. Prime meridian: Philadelphia. "Entered according to Act of Congress the 7th day of April, 1814, by Jason Torrey of the state of Pennsylvania." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined, mounted on cloth backing. Accompanied by text/index book: An ...

    • Contributor: Torrey, Jason - Rakestraw, Joseph
    • Date: 1814
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    [Map of Pennsylvania and part of New Jersey].

    Relief shown by hachures. Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil (some col.) on 2 sheets of tracing linen pasted together, sectioned in 3, and mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H157 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 106.

    • Date: 186?
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    Survey of lot no. 121 in district no.7

    Scale not given. Title from verso. Manuscript; pen and ink on printed form. On lower half of sheet: In pursuance of an Act of the General Assembly of the State of Pennsylvania ... and by order of the Surveyor General ... I have surveyed ... 500 acres of land ... on the west side of the Allegheny River, in the county of Westmoreland. [Signed] ...

    • Contributor: Power, Wm. (william) - Power, Wm.
    • Date: 1785
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    Battle-field map showing field of operations of the Armies of the Potomac and James

    Scale ca. 1:508,500. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 520.5 Title when folded: 26th annual encampment, G.A.R., Washington, D.C., September 20th, 1892. Battlefield map, Maryland & Virginia. Location of battle fields of 1861 to 1865, furnished by Gilbert Thompson, Topographical Engineer, Headquarters, Army of the Potomac. Map of Virginia and Maryland showing engagements, railroads, rivers and streams, place names, and relief by hachures. "Dates ...

    • Contributor: Van Hook, J. C. - Van Hook, C. G.
    • Date: 1892
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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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    Corry, Pennsylvania 1895

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 759 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 700/1

    • Contributor: Fowler, T. M. (thaddeus Mortimer) - Moyer, James - Fowler, T. M.
    • Date: 1895
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    Farm map of Plumstead Township, Bucks Co., Penn'a

    Wall map showing farm outlines, owners' names, acreages, rural buildings, road network, and farm lanes. Hand col. to distinguish individual farms and roads. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Originally printed on 2 sheets (east/west, later conjoined). LC copy imperfect: Brittle, shellacked, cracked, darkened, cloth hemmed, missing small marginal sections. Includes note, list of map subscribers, table of road distances, and ill. of ...

    • Contributor: Hughes, Michael - Friend & Au
    • Date: 1859
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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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    Gettysburg battle-field. Battle fought at Gettysburg, Pa., July 1st, 2d & 3d, 1863 by the Federal and Confederate armies, commanded respectively by Genl. G. G. Meade and Genl. Robert E. Lee

    Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 321 Inset: Plan of the Soldiers National Cemetery. Uncolored. 6 x 13 cm. Bears a "Proof" mark in the lower left corner. Endorsed (facsim.): I am perfectly satisfied with the accuracy with which the topography is delineated and the position of the troops laid down. [Signed] Geo. G. Meade, Maj. Gen. of Vols. comd. A. ...

    • Contributor: Bachelder, John (john Badger) - Bachelder, John
    • Date: 1863
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    George Washington's map, accompanying his "journal to the Ohio", 1754.

    Title annotated. Facsimile from Massachusetts' Historical Society Collections, vol. 61. Reproduced in The George Washington Atlas, 1932, plate 11. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. 4 copies. Copy 2 includes pencil annotations. Copy 3 is a photographic reproduction. Copy 4 is a negative photostat.

    • Contributor: Washington, George
    • Date: 1754
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    Relief map of the battle field of Gettysburg. Looking south. Showing the town, fields, farm buildings, forests, streams, roads and lanes as they were at the time of the battle.

    Scale ca. 1:27,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 338.5 Signed in ink in the lower right corner "Ambrose E. Lehman." Copyright no. 20433, Oct. 4, 1886. Oblique view of a relief model. Stamped on verso: A. E. Lehman, civil engineer and topographical geologist, 711 Walnut St., Phila., Pa. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as ...

    • Contributor: Lehman, Ambrose E. (ambrose Edwin) - Lehman, Ambrose E.
    • Date: 1886
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    United States property on the Gettysburg battlefield

    Scale 1:12,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 351.9 "Number 256" is in the upper left corner. Hand-colored and annotated blueprint showing lands "Conveyed by the Gettysburg Battlefield Memorial Association," lands "purchased by the U.S.G.B. Commission and the G.N.P. Commission," and the land devoted to the National Cemetery. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster ...

    • Contributor: Gettysburg National Military Park Commission
    • Date: 1898