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    Battle of Chancellorsville, Virginia, May 2nd & 3rd 1863 This large detailed map shows the area defined by the Rapidan and Rappahannock rivers and Wilderness Run and indicates the locations of various units over the course of the middle two days of fighting.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863-05-02
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    Rappahannock Co., Virginia
    Rappahannock County, Virginia
    Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. Pen-and-ink with a few pencil annotations on a 3/8-in. grid. Scale derived from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H55 LC Land ownership maps, 1334 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil in upper right corner: (209).
    • Contributor: Confederate States of America. Army of Northern Virginia. Corps, 2nd. Engineer Office
    • Date: 1863
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    [Map of Fort Henry, Tennessee, and environs] Scale ca. 1:42,000. Title from LC Civil War maps. Manuscript; pen-and-ink. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north to the bottom. "Scetch [sic] a." LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 417 In upper left corner: 148.D.³ [This number refers to a numbering system used in the compilation of the "Atlas to accompany the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies." Maps numbered 1 ...
    • Contributor: Pitzman, Julius - Cullum, George W. (George Washington)
    • Date: 1862
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    Plan and profile of the Phil. W. & Balt. R.R., A.D. 1860. Strip map of a surveyed line, showing distances in feet, from Philadelphia to Baltimore. The map indicates portions of rivers and streams, the road pattern, and important towns.
    • Contributor: Harness, Olney - Philadelphia, Wilmington, and Baltimore Rail Road Company
    • Date: 1860
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    Central Virignia Scale 1:350,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 465.9 General map extending from Washington, D.C., south to Petersburg, Virginia. 1864 edition is listed as entry no. 501.5. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers
    • Date: 1862
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    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
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    Caroline County, Virginia Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. Date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Title, statement of responsibility, and scale from verso. Pen-and-ink on tracing linen mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H24 LC Land ownership maps, 1232 Annotated in pencil in upper right: "P.O.s underscored". Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Confederate States of America. Army of Northern Virginia. Corps, 2nd. Engineer Office
    • Date: 186?
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    Johnson's Georgetown and the city of Washington : the capital of the United States of America Shows block numbers, wards, extent of built-up area, and major buildings. Includes ill. LC copy accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] Johnson's family atlas, Johnson & Browning, New York, 1862. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Johnson & Browning
    • Date: 1862
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    Christ Church Parish, So. Ca. : [Charleston District] Title, scale, and date from Stephenson's Civil War Maps, 1989. Description derived from published bibliography. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) S133. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In lower right corner: "No. 71." Pen and ink tracing of part of the map of Charleston District in Robert Mills's Atlas of the State of South Carolina . . ...
    • Contributor: Mills, Robert
    • Date: 1863
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    Plan showing positions of Union and Rebel armies 8th and 9th April 1865, to the surrender of Lee 2nd Corps at Cumberland Church. This detail of an unidentified printed map has annotations by Sneden showing the locations of troops surrounding Appomattox Courthouse, April 9th, 1865. Union forces identified include Sheridan's 9th Corps, Humphrey's 2nd Corps, and Sheridan's Cavalry. Also indicated (on original printed map) are names of property owners.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1865-04-08
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    [Map of attack on Fort Fisher, Wilmington, N.C.] Shows details of the area surrounding Wilmington, N.C., during the Union attack on and capture of Fort Fisher.
    • Contributor: Schilling, Franz Wilhelm Von
    • Date: 1865-01-03
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    [Map of part of eastern West Virginia, extending from Romney westward to Clarksburg, centering on the Rich Mountain Battle area]. Shows "Camp Bartow" and "Yankee Camp on Cheat Mt." Relief shown by hachures. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pencil and colored pencil on lined paper, mounted between sheets of transparent paper. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H67 Imperfect: Lower left corner is lacking, repaired tears in top left and right corners. Smudges and discoloration throughout. Available also through the ...
    • Date: 1861
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    Map of Crawford Co., Pennsylvania : from actual surveys County map showing rural buildings, householders' names, warranty-deed tracts, tract numbers, warrantees' names, and tract acreages; the borough insets and many of the village insets show real-property tracts (lots), owners' names, and building coverage. Hand col. to emphasize township/borough boundaries and areas. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1865 by A. Pomeroy & S.W. Treat in the ... Eastern District of ...
    • Contributor: Beers, F. W. (Frederick W.) - Shearer, William Otis - Bourquin, F. (Frederick) - A. Pomeroy & S.W. Treat - Worley & Bracher - Beers, F. W.
    • Date: 1865
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    Plan of the Union and Rebel position at Yorktown, Va., April 7th, 1862. Illustrates a portion of York County, Va., showing headquarters camps of the various generals of the U.S. Army of the Potomac, including the Sawmill, headquarters of General Samuel P. Heintzelman, in the Peninsula Campaign, March-July 1862.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862-04-07
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    Battle at Dranesville, Va. Decr. 20th, 1861. NOTE: Researchers will be served a color photocopy of this scrapbook image. Original scrapbook housed in the Museum Department of the Virginia Historical Society (1994.80.4-525) with restricted access. This item is from the collections of the Virginia Historical Society; please contact the institution for more information. This item is from the collections of the Virginia Historical Society; please contact the institution for more information. ...
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1861-12-20
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    Panorama of the seat of war; birds eye view of North and South Carolina and part of Georgia. Perspective map not drawn to scale. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 304.6 Includes distance chart. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1; 651/2; 651/3; 651/4
    • Contributor: Bachmann, John
    • Date: 1861
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    Map of Monocacy, Md., and vicinity. In this section of an unidentified printed map, Sneden shows just how close Early's men got to the Federal capitol. Several skirmishes are indicated, including Early and McCausland's cavalry battle on July 8th and the position of Confederate forces south of Rockville, Md., July 11-12, 1864.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1864
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    Map of the Battle of Gettysburg showing positions held July 1st & 3rd 1863. In this image Sneden compares troop locations during the first day of the battle with those on the third day. One obvious observation is that the Confederate forces have succeeded in pushing the Union line back to the more easily held hills south of the town.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863-07-01
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    Grant's great campaign--the approach to Richmond, map of the country within thirty miles of the rebel capital / G. Woolworth Colton, N.Y.
    Map of the country within thirty miles of the rebel capital
    "Supplement to the New York times, New York, Wednesday, June 1, 1864." Relief shown by hachures. Shows radial distances from Richmond. Newspaper text on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy stained in center. CW3 Acquisitions control no. 99-40
    • Contributor: Colton, G. Woolworth (George Woolworth) - Colton, G. Woolworth
    • Date: 1864
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    Sketch showing route pursued in the advance to Goldsboro, N.C., in Dec. 1862 Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 316.5 From U.S. Congress. Joint Committee on the Conduct of the War, in two volumes. Supplemental to Senate report no. 142, 38th Congress, 2d session (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1866). v. 2, fol. p.23. Accompanies "Report of Major General J. G. Foster, to the Committee on the Conduct of the War." 23 p. At head ...
    • Contributor: Foster, John G. (John Gray) - Foster, John G.
    • Date: 1866
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    Map of the bays, harbors, and rivers around New York : showing the channels, soundings, lighthouses, buoys &c., and the complete topography of the surrounding country : including Hempstead, Sandy-Hook, South-Amboy, Newark, ... Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1866 by M. Dripps ..." Includes notes. LC copy fold-lined, halved, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas)
    • Date: 1866
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    [Sketch showing positions of Second Corps, A.N.Va., August 26th to September 2, 1862 : embracing engagements at Bristoe Station, Manassas Junction, Groveton or Second Manassas, and Ox Hill or Chantilly, Va. Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Title and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink, colored pencil, and pencil mounted on cloth. Similar to the map reproduced in the Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate Armies, 1891-95, pl. 111, no. 1. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H109 Imperfect: Discoloration along fold lines. Stains and ...
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1862
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    Map of the territory of Montana with portions of the adjoining territories : showing the gulch or placer diggings actually worked and districts where quartz (gold & silver) lodges have been discovered ... Relief shown by hachures. LC copy annotated in blue pencil on verso: Map of Montana terr. 1865, with suggestions as to new post routes & pos. made in..., A.G. Lawrence's report of December 13 1865. ... Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: De Lacy, W. W. (Walter Washington) - De Lacy, W. W.
    • Date: 1865
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    [Second Manassas campaign. July 1-Aug. 30, 1862]. Various scales. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 578 Maps indicate "Jackson's flank march showing ultimate position behind R.R. grade," and positions of troops on July 1, Aug. 17, Aug. 20, Aug. 29, sunset Aug. 30, and at the "close of battle," Aug. 30. Maps are accompanied by a list of the "organization" of the opposing forces, "approximate losses, the Rappahannock to the Potomac," ...
    • Contributor: Webb, Willard
    • Date: 1862
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    [A map of Fairfax County, and parts of Loudoun and Prince William Counties, Va., and the District of Columbia] LC Land ownership maps, 1251 Relief shown by hachures. Shows western Washington D.C. region, including fortifications and names of some residents. Title derived from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink on tracing linen mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H30 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Hoffmann, J. Paul - Brown, Samuel Howell
    • Date: 1864