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    Map of Fauquier & Loudon [sic] co's. Va.
    Map of Fauquier and Loudoun counties, Virginia
    LC Land ownership maps, 1288 Relief shown by hachures. Shows names of residents. Oriented with north to the right. Pen-and-ink on tracing linen. Irregularly shaped. Imperfect: lacking lower left corner. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H33 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil in lower left verso: 78.
    • Contributor: Barrows, A. S. - Smith, Wm. P. (William Proctor)
    • Date: 1863
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    [Map of Montgomery County, Va.]. LC Land ownership maps, 1305 Shows the names of some residents. Date, title, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink on tracing linen, on a 3/4-inch grid, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H48 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 186?
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    Map of Norfolk County, Va. : made for and published by authority of the Board of Supervisors Shows names of some residents. Oriented with north to left. Norfolk County was a county of the South Hampton Roads in eastern Virginia, created in 1691. After the Civil War, portions of Norfolk County were lost and the territory became parts of the cities of Norfolk, Portsmouth and South Norfolk. In 1963, the remaining portions of Norfolk County were consolidated with the much smaller ...
    • Contributor: Sykes and Gwathmey - Norfolk County (Va.). Board of Supervisors
    • Date: 1887
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    Preliminary map of Prince Edward County, Virginia Shows names of some residents. Pen-and-ink and pencil, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H303 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 184.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah - Washington and Lee University
    • Date: 1871
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    Vessels destroyed at Norfolk 1861. Sketch map of "U.S. Navy Yard" vicinity at Portsmouth (Va.) showing buildings, shipbuilding docks, drydock, buoys, and locations of the scuttled U.S. ships "Pennsylvania", "Columbia", "Raritan", and "Delaware". Title from verso (red-ink handwriting). Pen-and-ink (black and red). Rubber-stamped at lower right: U.S.C. & G. Survey, Library and Archives, Feb. 21 1902, Ass. No. 738 X [no. handwritten in black ink]. Handwritten in black ink ...
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 18??
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    Battle field of Waynesboro, Va. (2d March, 1865) Scale 1:9600. Relief shown by hachures. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 664 Detailed map giving Union positions in blue and Confederate positions in red, street pattern of Waynesboro, houses, fences, names of residents in rural areas, roads, "Chesapeake & Ohio Railroad," bridges, fords, vegetation, drainage. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. DEOF ...
    • Contributor: Strauch, Geo
    • Date: 1873
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    Memoranda of J. Hotchkiss, Top. Eng., Hd. Qrs., 2nd Corps, A.N.Va. : [Chancellorsville, Virginia]. Shows troop movements during the battle of Chancellorsville and names of some residents. Pencil (some col.) on section cut down from one signature of a ledger book, mounted between sheets of transparent paper. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H142 In ink on red bordered label: 283 crossed through with pencil. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1863
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    Map of a portion of eastern Virginia, from a map in progress Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Sun print on paper composed of a number of sheets pasted together, sectioned in two, and mounted on cloth. Penciled 3/8-inch grid and ink annotations. At head of title: Chief Engineer's Office, D.N.V. Maj. Genl. J.F. Gilmer Chief Eng'r. "Sanxay and Gomert's patent." "Approved April 22nd, 1864 Albert H. Campbell ..." LC Civil War maps ...
    • Contributor: Patton, J. Houston - Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry) - Gilmer, Jeremy Francis - Confederate States of America. Army. Department of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office
    • Date: 1864
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    A plan of the county of Fairfax on Potomack River the middle of which is in 39⁰, 12ʹ No. latitude. Also covers Arlington and Loudoun counties. Relief shown by hachures. Map described in R.W. Stephenson's The Cartography of northern Virginia: The earliest known map of Fairfax County is a pen and ink sketch apparently drawn between 1745, when Rocky Run Church was established, and 1749, when Alexandria was laid out. Although unsigned, this manuscript map is believed to have been drawn by Daniel Jenings, ...
    • Contributor: Jenings, Daniel
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    Map of the battlefield of Chancellorsville, Va., 1863. Scale 1:63,360. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 528 Shows troop positions and movements, roads, railroad, drainage, fords, and vegetation. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 1863
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    Plan des ouvrages de Portsmouth en Virginie. Scale ca. 1:3,220. Title on verso: Ouvrages faits à Portsmouth en Virginie par les Anglais, et rasé en 1781 par les François. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by shading. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1455 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440; 651/1; 650/2; 651/3
    • Date: 1781
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    Map of Mecklenburg Co., Va. Shows the names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. "Sept. 1864." "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, 1301 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Graves, H. M. - Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry) - Gilmer, Jeremy Francis - Minis, Louisa Porter - Confederate States of America. Army. Department of Northern Virginia - Virginia Historical Society
    • Date: 1864
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    Map of Roanoke County, Va.
    Map of Roanoke County, Virginia | Northern section of Roanoke County
    Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward upper right. "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, 1336 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Printed on ...
    • Contributor: Izard, Walter - Hutchinson, W. - Coyle, John M. - Gilmer, Jeremy Francis - Minis, Louisa Porter - Confederate States of America. Army. Department of Northern Virginia - Virginia Historical Society
    • Date: 186?
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    Map of the battle fields of Manassas and the surrounding region : showing the various actions of the 21st July, 1861, between the armies of the Confederate States and the United States Relief shown by hachures. Showing troop positions and movements, roads, houses and names of residents, fences, vegetation, drainage, and fords. Dedicated (facsim.): Presented to the city of New Orleans by General G.T. [i.e., P.G.T.] Beauregard, gen., comdg. Dedicated in ms: Prof. A.D. Bache with respects of Capt. Abbot. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 561a Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the ...
    • Contributor: Atkinson, W. G.
    • Date: 1862
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    Pascaert van Nieuw Nederlandt Virginia, ende Nieuw-Engelandt verthonendt alles wat van die landin by See, oft by land is ondect oft Bekent. Shows northeast coast of the United States from New England to Virginia including coastal features and other geographical entities. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Attributed to Joan Vinckeboons by comparison with his other Dutch maps in Henry Harrisse collection. Described in Terrae incognitae, v. xvi, 1984. Richard W. Stephenson's The Henry Harrisse collection ... , p. 40; the second volume has binder's title "Manuscript maps Atlantic ...
    • Contributor: Vinckeboons, Joan
    • Date: 1639
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    Pocket war map of Virginia, with portraits of Scott & his generals. Also views and plans of the principal places of note connected with the war Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 449.2 "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1861 by J. H. Bufford." "No. 76, Deposited [for copyright] Sept. 27, 1861. Recorded vol. 36, page 503." General map. Decorative border includes portraits of Scott, Harney, McClellan, Sprague, Fremont, Butler, Banks, Dix, Lyon, McDowell, Mansfield, and Wool. Insets: Cairo. 4 x 6 cm.-Charleston. 4 ...
    • Contributor: Bufford, John Henry
    • Date: 1861
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    Copy of section of photograph map captured from the enemy, showing country adjacent to Richmond and lines of defensive works surrounding the city. Relief shown by hachures. Similar to, but covering a larger area than G3884.R5S5 1864 .U5 CW 642. Gift; Mrs. Thomas P. Haviland. Signed, Official: N. Michler, Major, Engineers, U.S.A. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 642.5 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Army of the Potomac. Engineer Department
    • Date: 1864
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    Second battle of Bull Run. Positions of troops Aug. 30, 1862. Scale 1:62,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 583 From Century illustrated monthly magazine, v. 31 Feb. 1886. p. 611. "Map of the last day's fighting," showing the first and last position of the troops, roads, railroads, towns, rivers, houses, names of residents, hachures, and vegetation. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Wells, Jaco
    • Date: 1886
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    Section from Little North Mountain to Big North Mountain crossing S.W. of Ferrol Furnace Shows area north of Ramsey Bank to Elliots Knob in Augusta County, Virginia. Pen-and-ink and pencil, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H224 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 229.
    • Contributor: Campbell, J. L. (John Lyle) - Egleston, Thomas - Hotchkiss, Jedediah - Campbell, J. L.
    • Date: 1879
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    Atlas of fifteen miles around Washington, including the counties of Fairfax and Alexandria, Virginia Some p. were originally folded. Phillips 1500 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy deacidified and rebound with each leaf encapsulated. Pages 86-87 numbered 76-77. Map of the United States on p. [90]-[91] and world map on p. [94]-[95].
    • Contributor: Hopkins, Griffith Morgan
    • Date: 1879
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    Carte generale des colonies angloises dans l'Amerique Septentrionale pour l'intelligence de la guerre presente, d'apres des manuscrit anglais par J. B. Nolin geographe. Corrigé, augmenté des indications des principaux évenemens de la ... Scale ca. 1:5,100,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Ferro. Includes historic notes and insets "Suite de la Floride et la position des Isles Lucayes et des Grandes Antilles" and "Le detail de la Baye de Chesapeake, par L. Denis ... " LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 751 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault ...
    • Contributor: Phelipeau, René - Nolin, Jean Baptiste - Denis, Louis - Basset (Firm)
    • Date: 1783
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    Part of Hanover County, Ha[nove?]r, Virginia : Southern portion
    Part of Hanover County, Virginia
    Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. Annotated: Penciled title copied from almost obliterated note in pencil on the original map. "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, Savannah., GA." LC Land ownership maps, 1271 Available also through the Library of ...
    • Contributor: Henderson, D. E. - Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry) - Gilmer, Jeremy Francis - Minis, Louisa Porter - Confederate States of America. Army. Department of Northern Virginia - Virginia Historical Society
    • Date: 186?
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    The battle fields and military positions in the Virginian Peninsula, from surveys supplied by officers of the army Scale ca. 1:375,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 459 "Presented by the Home Insurance Compy. of New York." A few battle sites are marked by crossed swords. Shows roads, railroads, towns, county names and boundaries, and drainage. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Heald, D. A. (Daniel Addison) - Heald, D. A.
    • Date: 1862
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    The Wilderness [1864] Scale 1:21,120. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 665.8 In this issue, the map is printed on a yellow background with the Rapidan River colored green. Detailed map giving Union works in blue and Confederate works in red, roads, railroads, houses, fences, names of residents, vegetation, drainage, and relief by hachures. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web ...
    • Contributor: Michler, N. (Nathaniel) - Michler, N.
    • Date: 1867
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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