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    Mountain region of North Carolina and Tennessee Scale 1:633,600; 1 in. = 10 miles. Relief shown by hachures. From the papers of Joseph Roswell Hawley. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 43.5 Includes list of "Authorities." Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Nicholson, W. L. - Lindenkohl, A. - Lindenkohl, H. (Henry) - Krebs, Charles G. - Hawley, Joseph R. (Joseph Roswell) - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Date: 1863
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    Map of the battlefield of Chattanooga, Scale [ca. 1:27,500]. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 406 Gives troop positions, "route of Hooker's command, Nov. 20th," "route of pontoons," "line of retreat of enemy," relief by hachures, vegetation, drainage, roads, railroads, houses, and the names of a few residents. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Smith, William F.
    • Date: 1875
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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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    General Buell's map of the battle-field of Shiloh. [April 6-7, 1862] Scale ca. 1:14,500. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 435 "This map is an enlarged copy of the one accompanying General D. C. Buell's article, 'Shiloh Reviewed,' in The Century for March, 1886." "This edition includes a few corrections which do not appear in the map as printed in The Century for March, 1886." Detailed map showing the positions of the armies of the ...
    • Contributor: Buell, Don Carlos
    • Date: 1886
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    Battlefields in front of Nashville where the United States forces commanded by Major General Geo. H. Thomas defeated and routed the Rebel army under General Hood, December 15th & 16th, 1864 Scale 1:21,120. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 431 Detailed map indicating troop positions, names of commanders, fortifications, roads, railroads, houses, vegetation, and relief by hachures. Map includes a brief resume of the battle. Streets and houses of Nashville are not depicted. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Peseux, M.
    • Date: 186?
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    Franklin--Tenn. profield [sic] June 1863
    Franklin--Tenn. profiled June 1863
    Sketch map showing troop positions, roads, railroads, streams, and location of the "Cherry tree where was [sic] hung the rebel spies Col. Williams and Lieut. W.G. Peter--June 10, 1863". Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink (brown/red/dark blue). Added in red ink below title: Position of troops at the battle here, added since close of the war--G.H.B. Mounted on paper backing. Watermark: Franklin Mills. Imperfect: Scattered ...
    • Contributor: Blakeslee, G. H.
    • Date: 1863
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    Battlefield of Chattanooga with the operations of the national forces under the command of Maj. Gen. U.S. Grant during the battles of Nov. 23, 24, & 25, 1863, Relief shown by shading. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 403 Indicates troop positions, Union and Confederate headquarters, roads, railroads, drainage, vegetation, relief by shading, and the names of a few residents in the outlying areas. "Printed for the benefit of the Sanitary Commission by the Lithographers' Association of (New York.)" Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Smith, William F.
    • Date: 1863
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    Map of Shelby County, Tennessee Relief shown by hachures and and contours. Cadastral map showing the lot/block numbers and the names of residents. "The Strobridge Lith. Co., Cincinnati." Mounted on cloth. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1888 by M.T. Williamson in the Office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington, D.C." LC Land ownership maps, 879 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...
    • Contributor: Williamson, M. T. (Milton T.) - Strobridge & Co. Lith
    • Date: 1888
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    Capture of forts [sic] ... Donelson, Tennessee By U.S. Grant, January 1862. This map shows the area surrounding Fort Donelson, Tenn., including the Cumberland River, the town of Dover, and Fort Henry Road, and includes the locations of confederate earthworks as well as roads, buildings, woods, and creeks.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862
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    Battlefields in front of Nashville where the United States forces commanded by Major General Geo. H. Thomas defeated and routed the Rebel army under General Hood, December 15th & 16th 1864 From "39th Cong., 1st Sess. [1866]-Report of the Chief Engineer, U.S.A." Legend in the upper left corner contains a brief resume of each day's action while the map shows troop positions, roads, railroads, hachures, drainage, vegetation, and rural houses. Streets and houses of Nashville are not indicated. For another copy see entry no. 433. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S170, 433 Available also ...
    • Contributor: Peseux, M.
    • Date: 1864
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    Topographical sketch of the battle field of Stone River near Murfreesboro, Tennessee, December 30th 1862 to January 3d 1863 . . . Position of the U.S. troops on the 2d of Jan. ... Scale [ca. 1:23,000] LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 444 "Sheet no. III." Gives positions of the U.S. 14th Army Corps, "line of works of the enemy," roads, "Nashville and Chattanooga R.R.," houses, names of residents, drainage, and vegetation. Photocopy (positive). Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Weyss, J. E. - Michler, N. (Nathaniel)
    • Date: 1863
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    [Battlefield in front of Franklin, Tenn., November 30th, 1864]. Unfinished topographic map showing troop positions, roads, railroads, buildings, rural householders' names, fences, streams, vegetation, and streets of town of Franklin. Relief shown by hachures and form lines. Title from R.W. Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Probable preliminary drawing for the 1874 printed map of the same area which is "Compiled under the direction of Col. W.E. Merrill". Pen-and-ink (black/blue/red/brown), wash (brown), and lead ...
    • Contributor: Merrill, W. E. (William Emery) - Merrill, W. E.
    • Date: 1864
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    Boones map of the Black Diamond System of Railways, J. D. McKisson del., Perysville Ohio. Detailed map of southern United States from Cincinnati, Ohio, to northern Florida. Shows drainage, the Ohio River railroad system, cities and towns, county boundaries.
    • Contributor: Boone, Albert E. - Black Diamond System
    • Date: 1896
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    Columbia, Tenn. and vicinity Sun print. Twenty-three sites are listed in the legend and keyed by letter to the map. Rivers are colored blue, and railroads are red. Description derived from published bibliography. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 406.9 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Michler, N. (Nathaniel) - Weyss, J. E. - Michler, N.
    • Date: 1863
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    Battle of Missionary Ridge or Chickamauga, Tenn. This map shows a regional view of north central Tennessee that includes Nashville, Murfreesboro, Knoxville, and Bowling Green.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1861
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    Capture of forts [sic] Henry ... Tennessee By U.S. Grant, January 1862. Shows Confederate Fort Henry on the Tennessee River. The entire site was to include the fort on the low ground near the edge of the river with an entrenched camp (Fort Heiman) on a high plateau immediately above it. The work was not completed and on the day of the Union attack the river had partially flooded the fort site. Realizing the futility of ...
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862
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    Plan of Fort Donelson and its outworks. [Feb. 1862] Scale 1:7200. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 409 Shows topography by hachures, drainage, vegetation, roads, houses, fences, a plan of Dover, fallen timber, "enemy's" tents and log huts, water batteries, entrenchments, Grant's headquarters, and the location of the divisions of General Smith, General Wallace, and General McClernand. A profile of the fort, another profile of the rifle pits, and one of the water ...
    • Contributor: McPherson, James Birdseye
    • Date: 1875
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    Nashville--Tenn. and vicinity 1863 Sketch map showing fortifications, picket lines, camps of the 105th and 129th Ill. regiments, roads, city streets, railroads, and streams. Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink (brown/red/dark blue). Added later in red ink below index: At Battle of Nashville ... [plus paragraph of 4 lines]. Mounted on cloth backing. Watermark: Franklin Mills. Imperfect: Laminated. Includes index to military points of interest. Printed no. on label ...
    • Contributor: Blakeslee, G. H.
    • Date: 1863
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    Map of Madison County, Tenn. : from actual surveys and official records
    Map of Madison County, Tennessee
    County map showing rural buildings, householders' names, warranty-deed tracts, tract numbers, warrantees' names, and tract acreages; the insets show real-property tracts (lots), owners' names, and building coverage. Hand col. to emphasize township boundaries and areas. Annotated. LC Land ownership maps, 874 Includes index to businesses and 1870 population census. Insets: Medon -- Pinson -- Henderson -- Denmark -- Spring Creek. Available also through the ...
    • Contributor: Beers, D. G. (Daniel G.) - Lanagan, J. - D.G. Beers & Co. - Worley & Bracher - H.J. Toudy & Co. - Beers, D. G.
    • Date: 1877
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    Topographical sketch of the environs of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. Surveyed Jan. 1863 under the direction of Capt. N. Michler, U.S.A., Chief Topl. Engr., Army of the Cumberland, by Maj. John E. Weyss, assisted ... Scale [ca. 1:43,000] LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 446 Shows "line of battle of the United States forces," "line of battle of the Confederate forces," roads, distances, houses, names of residents, fields, and vegetation. Drainage is colored in blue and the "Nashville and Chattanooga R.R." is colored in red. Photocopy (positive). Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress ...
    • Contributor: Weyss, J. E. - Michler, N. (Nathaniel)
    • Date: 1863
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    Chattanooga and its defences, Scale ca. 1:157,500. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 401.4 From Tomes, Robert. The war with the South. New York, Virtue & Yorston, 1862-1867. v. 3, between p. 222 and 223. Signed (facsim.): Charles Sholl, Topl. Engineers. "Entered according to act of Congress AD. 1865 by Virtue & Yorston." Caption in lower margin: A topographical map of the ground on which the battles of ...
    • Contributor: Sholl, Charles
    • Date: 1865
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    Topographical map of the approaches and defences of Knoxville, E. Tennessee, shewing the positions occupied by the United States & Rebel forces during the siege Annotated in blue ink to show Union lines, in red ink to show Rebel lines, and blue and red ink to show lines of Union forces captured by the Rebels. Relief shown by hachures, contours, and spot heights. From the Orlando M. Poe papers in LC Manuscript Division. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 427.1, S167 LC copy annotated in ink at head of ...
    • Contributor: Rockwell, Cleveland - Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - Talcott, R. H.
    • Date: 1864
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    Sketch showing the relative positions of Fort Henry and Fort Donelson, also the roads connecting the two positions Scale 1:95,040; 1 1/2 miles to an in. Hand colored. Positions shown are as of Feb. 1862. Relief shown by hachures. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 415 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: McPherson, James Birdseye - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1875
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    Map of the city of Nashville and vicinity Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Shows ward numbers and references. Includes concentric circles 1/4 mile apart, from City Hall. Oriented with north towards the upper left. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Annotated in blue crayon. Copy imperfect, torn and repaired with tape on verso.
    • Contributor: Foster, Wilbur F.
    • Date: 1877
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    Topographical map of Nashville, Tenn. Shows physicasl relief, street rights-of-way, railroads, and outstanding buildings. Does not show vernacular buildings or other cultural features. Relief shown by gradated hachures. Signed in ink handwriting at lower left: From Office Chief Eng'rs, Hd. Qrs. Mil'y Div'n of the Miss., O.M. Poe, Capt. Eng'rs, Actg. Chf. Engr. "Copy for the Head Quarters of the Post." Photocopy (Margedant photoreproduction [sunlight] process). Oriented with north ...
    • Contributor: Willett, James R. (James Rowland) - Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - United States. Army. Military Division of the Mississippi. Chief Engrs. Office - Willett, James R.
    • Date: 186?