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    Sheridan and Early at Winchester
    Battlefield of Winchester, Va. Sept. 19 - 1864, 12 Noon
    Handcolored photocopy showing Confederate position in red and roads in yellow. "Sketch map" LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 671 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Russell, Robert E. L.
    • Date: 1932
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    Greensville Co. east of the Halifax road and that portion of No. Ca. included between the Petersburg and S.& R. Rl. Rds. "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, Sav[ana]h, Ga."--Note on map. Forms part of the Gilmer Map Collection. Relief shown by hachures. Shows towns, waterways, roads, geographic features and land owners. Title handwritten on map. Available also through the Library of Congress web site ...
    • Contributor: Confederate States of America. Army. Dept. Of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office
    • Date: 1863
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    [Culpeper County with parts of Madison, Rappahannock, and Fauquier counties, Virginia]. Shows names of residents. Relief shown by form lines. Also covers Culpeper city region (Va.). Title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Attributed to J. Schedler as engraver in Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 533 LC copy imperfect: Losses on outer edges. Call no. cited in LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.): G3883 186- .U51 Vault. Available also ...
    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers - Schedler, J. (Joseph)
    • Date: 1863
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    Richmond, Petersburg, and vicinity. Scale ca. 1:105,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 623 At top of map: Genl. Grant's campaign war map. Shows fortifications, camps, roads, railroads, street pattern of Richmond and Petersburg, towns, drainage, vegetation, hachures, and houses. "The horizontal and upright lines represent one mile square. By refering [sic] to the number on the left and to the letter on the base, any point may ...
    • Contributor: J.H. Bufford & Co.
    • Date: 1864
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    Map showing position of the brigades of 2nd Corps, C.S. Army of N. Va., May 5, 1864
    Campaign of "The Wilderness"
    Pen-and-ink on an irregularly shaped sheet of paper pasted to a larger sheet of paper, 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. 83, no. 1. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H166 In pencil on verso: 34. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as ...
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1864
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    Map of eastern Virginia Relief shown by hachures. General map of eastern Virginia showing cities and towns, roads, and rivers. The map is overprinted in red to indicate railroads and concentric circles centered on Richmond. Circles are at intervals of ten miles. In his report to the Superintendent of the Coast survey dated November 1, 1862, Nicholson notes that "In addition to the printing of our charts proper, ...
    • Contributor: Nicholson, W. L.
    • Date: 1862
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    Chart of the head of navigation of the Potomac River shewing the route of the Alexandria Canal : made in pursuance of a resolution of the Alex'a Canal Company Oct. 1838 Nautical chart of the Potomac estuary within the District of Columbia. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Stephenson. Cartography of northern Virginia, pl. 29-30 Includes note. LC copies fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Copy 1 annotated in ink in right lower margin: From Senate Doc. 178, 26th Congress, 2nd Session, Feb. 5., ...
    • Contributor: Stone, William James - Kearney, James - Turnbull, Wm. (William) - Fairfax, Wilson M. C. - Ewing, Maskell C. - Alexandria Canal Company
    • Date: 1838
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    Richmond National Battlefield Park. Mar. 1968. Scale ca. 1:135,000. Folded title: Richmond National Battlefield Park, Virginia. "NBP-RICH-17004." Includes text. Text and illus. on verso. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 646.5 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1971
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    [Maps illustrating campaign of Gen. T. J. (Stonewall) Jackson in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia. 1862. Various scales. Proof sheet containing the maps made to illustrate William Allan's History of the Campaign of Gen. T. J. (Stonewall) Jackson in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia (Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott & Co., 1880). 175 p. Proof sheet was acquired by the Library of Congress in 1948 with the purchase of the papers and maps of Maj. Jedediah Hotchkiss. Contents: I. Shenandoah Valley ...
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah - Humphreys, D. C. - J. Lippincott & Co.
    • Date: 1880
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    Map of Dinwiddie County, Va. : surveyed under the direction of A.H. Campbell, Capt. Engrs. P.A.C.S. in ch'ge Top'l Dept. D.N. Va. "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, Sav[ana]h, Ga."--Note on map. Forms part of the Gilmer Map Collection. Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. Gift of Mrs. Louisa Porter (Gilmer) Minis (i.e., Mrs. ...
    • Contributor: Confederate States of America. Army. Dept. Of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office - Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry) - Graves, H. M. - Sommers, S. L.
    • Date: 1864
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    Bird's eye view of Norfolk, Portsmouth and Berkley, Norfolk Co., Va. Perspective map not drawn to scale. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 959 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2: 100; 651/1; 652/2; 651/3
    • Contributor: Koch, Augustus - Morning News Lith
    • Date: 1891
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    Map of the upper District of Henrico County ; Map of the Lower District of Henrico County Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. "This map is reduced to one-third of original scale." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Title on verso obscured by mounting. LC copy annotated in red ink to show post offices. In lower left: 229A.
    • Contributor: Redd, James T. - A. Hoen & Co.
    • Date: 1887
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    Battery no. 9 (near the Brooke turnpike) : total contents 8 91/100 acres. Gives measurements and latitude and longitude of perimeters. Map annoted with names of land owners: Widow Robert Gordon, Gen. Clay and Nath. Bowe. One of a series of ten maps showing the plats of land appropriated for Batteries 1-10 around Richmond. Original maps are included in Personal Papers Collection, accession 26971, B.M. Jones Papers. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library ...
    • Contributor: Jones, M.
    • Date: 1861
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    [Swift Creek area, Chesterfield and Prince George Counties, Virginia] One of a series of five maps drawn by Col. Normand Smith showing battle lines. Original maps are included in Personal Papers Collection, accession 24417, Gaines Family Papers, 1776-1905. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's Archives Research Services department for more information. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. ...
    • Contributor: Smith, Normand
    • Date: 18??
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    Plan of the harbor of Norfolk and Portsmouth, March 1st, 1861 "Forwarded to Governor Letcher With Report and Inventory of Public Property at Norfolk and Portsmouth October 19, 1861, Wm. H. Peters, Commissioner." Peters' report is Document 40 in: Journals and papers of the Virginia State Convention of 1861, v. 3, Documents (JK3925 1861 .A25 1966). Also mentioned: Plan of grounds at Fort Norfolk showing location of magazine, pier, &c., June 30th, 1860, by Cassell ...
    • Contributor: Cassell, Charles E.
    • Date: 1861
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    Upper Potomac from McCoy's Ferry to Conrad's Ferry and adjacent portions of Maryland and Virginia Scale ca. 1:130,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 245.15 Map, without border, extends from Frederick, Maryland, west to Winchester, Virginia, and Hagerstown, Maryland, south to Front Royal, Virginia. Depicted are roads, railroads, canals, drainage, houses, cities and towns, and relief by hachures. In some areas, countryside is described by terms such as "hilly & wooded country," "open country," etc. Stamped in lower left ...
    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1863
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    Map of Piedmont Virginia
    Piedmont Virginia
    Shows area from southwest Loudoun County to Carroll County, Virginia. Relief shown by spot heights. Pen-and-ink and pencil, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H210 In pencil on verso: 197. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah - Humphreys, D. C.
    • Date: 1873
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    Petersburg National Battlefield, Virginia Scale ca. 1:38,000. Title from verso. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 615.5 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text and ill. Text, map of "Petersburg siege lines" and Civil War troop movements in central Virginia, and ill. on verso. AACR2
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1979
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    Sheridan's last raid. The line of Sheridan's march, from Newcastle, on the Pamunkey, to Gordonsville. [June 7-June 11, 1864]. Scale ca. 1:385,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 498.5 Anonymous, undated newspaper map showing the location and dates of encampments and the "route of rebels, June 11th" at Trevilian Station. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 1864
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    The struggle of Petersburg. The lines of rebel intrenchments carried by our troops. [June 15-17,1864]. Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 612 Newspaper map showing "Gen Baldy Smith's line, Wednesday, June 15th," "first line of Rebel works," "line of 2nd & 9th Corps, Thursday & Friday, June 16th and 17," "seocnd [sic] line of Rebel works," and "third line of Rebel works." Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site ...
    • Date: 1864
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    Henrico County, Virginia : prepared under the direction of Lieut. Col. J.N. Nacomb, A.D.C., Chf. Topl. Engr. for the use of Maj. Gen. Geo. B. McClellan, commanding Army of Potomac Relief shown by hachures. Shows roads, railraods, drainage, houses, churches, mills, and woodland. Sun print. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 559.2 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Inset: map of Richmond area. Annotated in ink: Presented to P.O. Dep't. by W.L. Nicholson, Toporapher, P.O. Dep't. 1863.
    • Contributor: Hergesheimer, E. (Edwin) - Hergesheimer, E.
    • Date: 1862
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    Sketch of the country occupied by the Federal & Confederate Armies on the 18th & 21st July 1861 Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 566 Confederate imprint. Shows troop positions, notes concerning battle, roads, "Orange & Alexandria R.R.," vegetation, houses, names of residents, and drainage. Inset: [Sketch of the environs of Bull Run from Washington to Fredericksburg.] 12 x 9 cm. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Mitchell, Samuel P.
    • Date: 1861
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    [Maps illustrating the Gettysburg campaign. June 3-July 3, 1863]. Various scales. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 356 From Century illustrated monthly magazine, v. 33, Nov. 1886 Maps indicate troop and cavalry positions and lines of march from Fredericksburg (June 3) to Gettysburg (July 3, 3:15-4:30 P.M.) Maps 19 and 20 illustrate the cavalry engagement on July 3rd. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as ...
    • Contributor: Wells, Jaco
    • Date: 1886
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    Military map refering [sic] to the campaigns of the Army of the Potomac in Virginia, including the adjoining parts of Maryland & Pennsylvania Scale [ca. 1:332,000]. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 486 Relief shown by hachures. Indicates location and date of battles, county names and boundaries, roads, railroads, drainage, and towns. 1865 edition is listed as entry no. 502. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Bechler, Gustavus R.
    • Date: 1864
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    1791 map of District of Columbia, before the city was laid out : showing the main roads (used by President Washington) as surveyed by Andrew Ellicott in 1791-2 and published in Paris, ... Relief shown by hachures. Blueprint. LC Trails 96 Includes text. LC copy signed in ink at bottom: By Artemas C. Harmon. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Harmon, A. C. (Artemas Canfield)
    • Date: 1791