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    Sketch of the harbour of North Edisto, 2d March 1780. Scale ca. 1:63,360. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Has watermark. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1553 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Searched 3-26-96 ga16
    • Date: 1780
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    General descriptive map of Anderson County, S.C
    Descriptive map of Anderson County, S.C. | Map of Anderson County, S.C.
    Shows residences, cemeteries, churches, mills/factories, Masonic lodges, islands, post offices, public roads, railroads, proposed railroads, drainage, towns, townships, and landowners. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward upper right. "Entered according to act of Congress, in the year 1877, by S.M. Pegg in the office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington." "Pen drawing outlines by J.H. von Hasseln, inside lettering by Geo....
    • Contributor: Pegg, S. M. - Von Hasseln, J. H. - Brown, George
    • Date: 1877
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    Plan de Port Royal et de la rivière et du détroit d'Awfoskée à la côte de la Caroline méridionale. Scale ca. 1:90,000. Prime meridian: Paris. Depths shown by soundings. "342" Includes "Avertissement." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1535 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/2; 650/5; 710
    • Contributor: Gascoigne, John - Sartine, Antoine De - Petit - France. Dépôt Des Cartes Et Plans De La Marine
    • Date: 1778
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    Map of the siege and investment of Savannah, Georgia, 5th to 20th Decr. 1864. Map shows the location of Union forces near the Ogeechee River outside of the Confederate held city of Savannah, Ga. The map also depicts the location of the Union fleet on the Savannah River and in the Atlantic Ocean. Details of the terrain show how a direct assault would have been difficult.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1864-12-05
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    Colton's South Carolina. Scale ca. 1:1,3000,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 358.7 "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1855 by J. H. Colton." General map showing county and state boundaries, cities and towns, roads and railroads, rivers, and forts. Insets: Colton's plan of Charleston, vicinity & harbor. 12 x 10 cm.-Fort Sumter. 3 x 3 cm. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also...
    • Contributor: Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins) - Colton, J. H.
    • Date: 1865
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    A map of Virginia, North and South Carolina, Georgia, Maryland with part of New Jersey &c. Shows provinces, coastal towns and a few frontier settlements, Indian villages and tribal territory, English "Factories" among the Indians, mines, rivers, numerous place-names. Covers also part of Pennsylvania, Delaware, Louisiana, and Arkansas. Relief shown by contours. From the Gentleman's Magazine and Historical Chronicle (July, 1755), vol. 24. Prime meridian: London. Appears to be based on the work of John Mitchell. LC Maps of North...
    • Contributor: Baldwin, R. (Robert)
    • Date: 1755
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    An accurate map of North and South Carolina with their Indian frontiers, shewing in a distinct manner all the mountains, rivers, swamps, marshes, bays, creeks, harbours, sandbanks and soundings on the coasts; ... Scale ca. 1:530,000. Hand colored. Sectioned and mounted on cloth backing. Imperfect: Deteriorated along folds. "Longitude west from London." Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Shows precinct boundaries. Appears in Thomas Jefferys' The American atlas. 1775. Insets: The harbour of Port Royal [ca. 1:200,000]--The bar and harbour of Charlestown [ca. 1:75,000] LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1394 Available also through the...
    • Contributor: Mouzon, Henry - Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm)
    • Date: 1775
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    A map of Savannah River beginning at Stone-Bluff, or Nexttobethell, which continueth to the sea; also, the four sounds Savañah, [Warsaw], Hossabaw, and St. Katharines, with their islands; likewise Neuport, or Serpent ... Scale ca. 1:132,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Annotated with brown ink. Oriented with north to the right. Prime meridian: Ferro. Relief shown by hachures. Shows aspects of the physical geography and gives names of land holders. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1568 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/2
    • Contributor: De Brahm, John Gerar William
    • Date: 1752
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    Greenville District, South Carolina Shows names of landowners. Relief shown by hachures. "Improved for Mills' Atlas, 1825." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Mills, Robert - Salmon, George - Tanner, Henry Schenck
    • Date: 1825
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    [Plat of land grant survey in South Carolina, accompanied by deed of grant] Pen-and-ink. "Five hundred acres surveyed for him [James Mims] the 4th day of August 1796. Situate in the District of Charleston in St. James 's Parish Goose Creek ... given under the Great Seal of the State." On verso of deed: Dated 3d October 1793. Includes text. Copy imperfect: Stained and deteriorated along the folded lines of deed of grant. Available also through the...
    • Contributor: South Carolina
    • Date: 1796
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    A map of South Carolina from the Savannah Sound to St. Helena's Sound, with the several plantations, their proper boundary lines, their names, and the names of the proprietors included and the ... Scale ca. 1:167,000. Manuscript; pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Imperfect: Deteriorated along folds and edges. "F. AE. A." Includes list of proprietors and index to their lands. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1520 Cumming, W.P. Southeast in early maps, (1998 ed.) 400 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 650/1; 650/2; 651/3; 651/4
    • Contributor: Boss, Mr. - Brailsford, Mr. - Hodgson, William
    • Date: 1771
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    A plan of the river and sound of D'Awfoskee in South Carolina. Scale ca. 1:63,360. Depths shown by soundings. Described and dated 1776 in William P. Cumming's The Southeast in early maps. Dated 1773 in Essays honoring Lawrence C. Wroth. Includes "Remarks." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1525 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/2
    • Contributor: Gascoigne, John - Batley - Jefferys and Faden, London
    • Date: 1773
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    [Savannah River & Ogeechee River]. Shows the Savannah River from the Georgia coast north to Augusta and the Ogeechee River from the coast north to "Old Town." Title and date from Peter Force map collection checklist. Oriented with north towards the upper right. Pen and ink and pencil. Mounted on paper. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indicates towns and roads.
    • Date: 1780
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    [Map of Charleston Harbor showing defenses. 186-] Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 368a.5 Printed in upper margin: Peter Adams Co.'s.-vellum map. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Peter Adams Company
    • Date: 186?
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    Plan von dem Haven und der Gegend von Charles Town in South Carolina ... Sept. 1782 Scale ca. 1:250,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Depths shown by soundings. Shows location of batteries, guard houses, etc. Includes "Explication." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1567 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 650/2; 651/3
    • Contributor: Matthae, A.
    • Date: 1782
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    Map of the seat of war, in South Carolina, and Georgia. Scale ca. 1:450,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 359 Inset: Portion of Georgia [around Savannah]. Uncolored. Scale not given. 11 x 17 cm. Confederate imprint. Shows coastal area from Georgetown, South Carolina, to Savannah, Georgia, and territory inland as far north as Kingstree, South Carolina, to Orangeburgh, South Carolina. Gives the location of forts and shows coastal shoals, drainage, roads, railroads, ferries, bridges,...
    • Contributor: Evans & Cogswell
    • Date: 1861
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    The Rebel defences [sic] of Savannah, Georgia, Nov. 1864. Includes Confederate fortifications and batteries in and around Savannah, Ga., during Sherman's March to the Sea, also referred to as the Savannah Campaign of 15 November to 21 December 1864. Sneden includes Argyle Island in the Savannah River, past the city to Fort Pulaski on Cockspur Island, and Big and Little Tybee islands, where Union forces were located in November 1864.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1864
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    Attack on Ft. Pulaski Savannah, Georgia, April 1862. Shows a section of the Savannah River with Long Island (containing an unnamed Confederate battery) and Cockspur Island (containing Fort Pulaski). Also shows the Union position on Big Tybee Island.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862
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    A map of the province of South Carolina with all the rivers, creeks, bays, inletts, islands, inland navigation, soundings, time of high water on the sea coast, roads, marshes, ferrys, bridges, swamps, ... Scale ca. 1:600,000. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Annotated on verso: South Carolina. Described in William Cumming's The Southeast in early maps, no. 443. Insets: A plan of Beaufort on Port Royal Island [ca. 1:17,000]--A plan of Camden.--A plan of Georgetown [ca. 1:17,000]--A draught of Port Royal Harbour in South Carolina with the marks for going in [ca. 1:200,000]--A plan of Charles...
    • Contributor: Cook, James - Bowen, Thomas - Parker, H.
    • Date: 1773
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    General map of Charleston Harbor, South Carolina : showing rebel defences [sic] and obstructions "Bowen & Co. lith. Philada." "The survey of the channels, fortifications etc. was made after the occupation of the Harbor by the U.S. Naval forces." Depths shown by gradient tints. 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...
    • Contributor: Willenbacher, Eugene - Boutelle, C. O. (Charles Otis) - Krebs, Charles G. - Bowen & Co.
    • Date: 1865
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    Plan de la barre et du havre de Charles-Town d'après un plan anglois levé en 1776. Scale ca. 1:45,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Shows points of defense. Oriented with north to the right. "No. 2." "No. 1 et 2. Ensemble." Includes sailing "Instruction." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1549 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: France. Dépôt Des Cartes Et Plans De La Marine - Sartine, Antoine De
    • Date: 1778
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    A new map of South Carolina with its canals, roads & distances from place to place along the stage & steam boat routes. The earliest general map to show the South Carolina Canal and Rail Road Company's line which began in Charleston, S.C. It was completed to Hamburg, S.C., in 1833. Its 136 miles of track were then the longest in the world.
    • Contributor: Tanner, Henry Schenck - South Carolina Canal and Railroad Company
    • Date: 1836
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    [Plan of Fort Sumter, South Carolina] : surveyed, March 20th, 22, 27, 1865. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. "Red lines [denote] remainder of walls of old Ft. Sumter; Red dotted [lines indicate] souterains of walls of old Ft. Sumter; blue dotted [lines signify] souterains built out of the rubbish; [and] black [lines indicate] interior and exterior limits of Sumter at date." Title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 2nd ed., 1989. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 387 Available also...
    • Date: 1865
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    A sketch of the environs of Charlestown in South Carolina. Scale ca. 1:132,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1557 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 651/2
    • Contributor: Sproule, Geo. F. (George F.) - Sproule, Geo. F.
    • Date: 1780
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    Plan of the Battle of Honey Hill, South Carolina, November 30th, 1864. Map shows the Confederate earthworks, as well as the location of Union forces at Honey Hill near Grahamville, in Jasper County, S.C. Sherman sent 5,500 Union troops under J.G. Foster inland to secure a foothold on the Charleston and Savannah Railroad. They were met by 1,400 Confederates, heavily entrenched, and forced to withdraw.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1864-11-30