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  • Map
    [Map of the Rappahannock River below Fredericksburg, showing Port Royal, Moss Neck, Corbin's Neck, etc.]. Shows fortifications, Confederate troop positions, etc. and names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pencil (some col.) over a 3-inch pencil grid. On 5 irregularly shaped sheets of tracing paper pasted together and 1 irregularly shaped piece of opaque paper, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H128 Imperfect: Losses along...
    • Date: 1862
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    Jacob's 1878 official map of Prince Edward County, Virginia
    Jacob's official map of Prince Edward County, Virginia | Jacob's eighteen seventy eight official map of Prince Edward County, Virginia | Official map of Prince Edward County, Virginia | Prince Edward County, Virginia
    Shows magisteral districts and the names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward right. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the Year 1879 by H. Jacob, in the Office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington." LC Land ownership maps, 1327 Includes text and information on boundaries. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster...
    • Contributor: Jacob, H. - Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry) - Gilmer, Jeremy Francis - Minis, Louisa Porter - Confederate States of America. Army. Department of Northern Virginia - Virginia Historical Society
    • Date: 1879
  • Map
    Junction of Potomac and Anacostia rivers Depths shown by contours and soundings. Title handwritten on original map. On original map in handwriting: Reduced by F. Fairfax 1854. Includes notes. LC copy accompanied by negative photocopy and annotated in pencil: Coast Survey. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Fairfax, F.
    • Date: 1854
  • Map
    A map of Fauquier Co. Virginia
    Map of Fauquier County, Virginia
    LC Land ownership maps, 1256 Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. Pen-and-ink over pencil grid with pencil emendations. Imperfect: torn vertically with some staining along tear, and mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H31 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil at lower left corner: (216). On cloth backing on...
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah - Boswell, J. K.
    • Date: 1863
  • Map
    Field of war around Richmond & Petersburg, 1864-5. Scale ca. 1:400,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 627 Indicates "Union [and] Rebel works," "hospitals & stations of Christian commn.," roads, railroads, towns, county names and boundaries, and rivers. Author copy is in the Abraham Lincoln papers, Manuscript Division, L.C., vol. 184, no. 39735. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Cross, Andrew (Andrew Boyd) - Cross, Andrew
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    Map of Amherst and Nelson.
    Chief Engineer's Office D.N.V., Maj. Gen. J.F. Gilmer, chief engineer
    Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Two sheets joined to form 1, mounted on cloth. "Map from the Confederate Engineer Bureau in Richmond, Va. General J.F. Gilmer Chief Engineer. Presented to the West Point Military Academy by his only daughter, Mrs J.F. Minis, Savh. Ga." LC Land ownership maps, 1207 "Gilmer maps no. 10." Stamped in blue ink in lower left...
    • Contributor: Dwight, C. S. - Gilmer, Jeremy Francis - Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry) - Minis, Louisa Porter - Confederate States of America. Army. Department of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office - United States Military Academy
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    Major land resource areas (MLRA) by physiographic regions, January 1, 1984, Virginia "Source: Map prepared using automated map construction, National Cartographic Center, Fort Worth, Texas, 1991." "June 1991, 1003626." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Soil Conservation Service - National Cartographic Center (U.S.)
    • Date: 1984
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    Cumberland Gap National Historical Park, Kentucky/Tennessee/Virginia
    Cumberland Gap | Many faces of Cumberland Gap
    "*GPO: 2011--365-615/80686. Reprint 2011." Relief shown by shading and spot heights. Title from panel. Includes text, inset showing Daniel Boone visitor information center and surrounding area, and col. ill. Text, Cumberland Gap timeline, location map, and ill. (some col.) on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 2011
  • Map
    A map of the most inhabited part of Virginia containing the whole province of Maryland with part of Pensilvania, New Jersey and North Carolina. Scale ca. 1:650,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: Philadelphia and Curratuck Inlet. Relief shown pictorially. "To the Right Honourable, George Dunk Earl of Halifax ... " "Printed for Robt. Sayer at No. 53 in Fleet Street, & Thos. Jefferys at the corner of St. Martins Lane, Charing Cross, London." From Thomas Jefferys' The American atlas. 1775. Includes distance chart. On verso: 20--21. LC Maps of...
    • Contributor: Fry, Joshua - Jefferson, Peter - Sayer, Robert - Jefferys, Thomas
    • Date: 1775
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    Hampton Roads, Virginia Scale 1:20,000. Title in lower margin: Hampton Roads. Facsim. of nautical chart originally "Published December 1894." Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. "American Revolution Bicentennial, 1776-1976." "BiC-45." Includes tables of sailing information and inset of Norfolk harbor. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - National Ocean Survey
    • Date: 1976
  • Map
    Map of the Shenandoah & Upper Potomac including portions of Virginia and Maryland Scale 1:253,440. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 655.5 General map extending from Charlottesville north to the Maryland-Pennsylvania boundary and showing roads, railroads, towns, rivers, houses and names of residents, and relief by shading. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Meigs, John Rodgers
    • Date: 1864
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    Bacon's large print war map showing 50 miles round Washington and Richmond. Scale ca. 1:480,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 484 Map of eastern Virginia and part of Maryland, showing engagements by crossed swords, fortifications surrounding Richmond, routes of the opposing armies to Petersburg, roads, railroads, towns, drainage, and relief by hachures. A few important Civil War sites are underlined in red. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web...
    • Contributor: Bacon & Co.
    • Date: 1864
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    Map of Prince George Co., Va.
    Map of Prince George County, Virginia
    Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. Ink on tracing cloth, drawn on a 3/4-inch grid. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H54 LC Land ownership maps, 1331 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Sommers, S. L. - Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry)
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    Amelia County Relief shown by hachures. Shows magisterial districts and the names of some residents. Oriented with north toward upper left. "Map from the Confederate Engineer Bureau in Richmond, Va. General J.F. Gilmer, chief engineer. Presented to the Virginia Historical Society by his only daughter, Mrs. J.F. Minis, Savh., Ga." LC Land ownership maps, 1203 Stamped in lower margin: 294. Available also through the Library of...
    • Contributor: Henderson, D. E. - Gilmer, Jeremy Francis - Minis, Louisa Porter - Confederate States of America. Army. Department of Northern Virginia - Virginia Historical Society
    • Date: 186?
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    Jamestown, Colonial National Historical Park, Virginia
    Historic Jamestowne: the beginning
    "*GPO: 2007--330-358/00767. Reprint 2007." Title from panel. Includes text, ill. (some col.), and map of "English and American Indian communities in Virginia during the period 1607-1635." Text and col. ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 2007
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    Map of New Kent, Charles City, James City and York counties. Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. At head of title: Chief Engineers Office DN.V., Colonel J.F. Gilmer, Chief Engineer. "Map from the Confederate Engineer Bureau in Richmond, Va. General J.F. Gilmer, chief engineer. Presented to the Virginia Historical Society by his only daughter, Mrs. J.F. Minis, Savh, Ga." LC Land ownership maps, 1312 Available also through the Library of Congress...
    • Contributor: Gilmer, Jeremy Francis - Minis, Louisa Porter - Confederate States of America. Army. Department of Northern Virginia - Virginia Historical Society
    • Date: 186?
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    Cumberland Gap official map and guide
    Cumberland Gap | Cumberland Gap National Historical Park, Kentucky/Virginia/Tennessee
    "*GPO: 1997-417-648/60163." Relief shown by shading and spot heights. Panel title. Text, block diagram, and ill. (some col.) on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1997
  • Map
    Captn. Willoby. Newton's including deed for 6421 acrer of land in the County of Fairfax : [Virginia] : Deed drawn
    Captain Willoughby Newton's including deed for 6421 acre of land in the County of Fairfax :
    Shows the parcel bounded by Bull Run Creek to the south, Cub Run to the west, and Little Rocky Run to the east in Fairfax County, Virginia and names of landowners. Title from verso of sheet. Pen-and-ink on four sheets of paper pasted together with red wax. Purchase; FY '15 Philip Lee Phillips Society purchase; April 2015. Imperfect: Numerous separations and small losses along...
    • Contributor: Davis, Elias
    • Date: 1748
  • Map
    [Map showing the Federal and Confederate works during the siege of Petersburg : between the Appomattox River and Hatchers Run, June 16, 1864, to April 3, 1865]. Wall map of Petersburg (Va.) vicinity showing fortifications, roads, railroads, city street network, and streams. Title from R.W. Stephenson's Civil War maps, 2nd ed., 1989. Traced from a map formerly in the office of Chief of Engineers. Pen-and-ink (black and red) with lead-pencil annotations. Originally drawn on 10 sheets. Each of the present 5 sheets consists of 2 former sheets stitched together horizontally at...
    • Contributor: United States. Army. Office of the Chief of Engineers
    • Date: 1865
  • Map
    Major land resources areas (MLRA) adjusted to county boundaries, Virginia, by physiographic regions "October 1979." "1-15290." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Soil Conservation Service
    • Date: 1979
  • Map
    The seat of war in Virginia. Positions of the rebel forces, batteries, intrenchments and encampments in Virginia-the fortifications for the protection of Richmond Scale ca. 1:800,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 451.3 From the New York Herald, morning edition, June 17, 1861. p. 1. Later version of this map was published in the London American. See entry no. 450.3. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 1861
  • Map
    [Map of Shenandoah Valley from Winchester to New Market, Virginia and from Millwood to Waverly P.O., including parts of Frederick, Clarke, Warren, Shenandoah, and Page counties, Virginia]. Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil (some col.) over a 3/8-inch pencil grid, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H147 In pencil on verso: 75. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 186?
  • Map
    Map of the drainage and catchment basin of Asylum Creek to illustrate a report on a water supply for the W.L. Asylum of Va. Shows outline of the catchment and drainage basin of the Asylum Creek a tributary of Lewis Creek in Staunton, Virginia and names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north to the bottom. Pen-and-ink and pencil, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H333 In pencil on verso: 167. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster...
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah - Western Lunatic Asylum (Va.)
    • Date: 1879
  • Map
    Map showing the Fredericksburg & Gordonsville Rail Road of Virginia, leading from Fredericksburg, via Orange C.H., to Charlottesville, where it connects with the Chesapeake & Ohio R.R. and the extension of the ... Maps of the middle Atlantic states showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, canals, roads, and railroads, with emphasis on the main lines. Includes a list of distances for "Short Cut to Tide-Water..." Chartered March 1, 1853. Name changed in 1876 to the Potomac, Fredericksburg, and Piedmonth Railroad. See entry 541.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Fredericksburg and Gordonsville Railroad
    • Date: 1869
  • Map
    [Preliminary map of northern Virginia embracing portions of Loudoun, Fauquier, Prince William, and Culpeper counties]. Relief shown by hachures. Shows Loudoun County region, including parts of Fauquier and Prince William counties, and a small section of Culpeper County, and gives names of some residents. Date, title and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink on 2 sheets pasted together, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H11 Available also through the Library of Congress web site...
    • Date: 186?