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  • Map
    Plan of the battle of Mechanicsville, June 26 [1862]. Scale ca. 1:36,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 584 From Century illustrated monthly magazine, v. 30, June 1885. p. 300. Gives troop positions, batteries, roads, rivers relief by hachures, and a few houses and names of occupants. A brief description of the battle appears below the map. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster ...
    • Contributor: Wells, Jaco
    • Date: 1885
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    [Map of the lower Shenandoah Valley, Virginia] Shows the Shenandoah Valley from the Potomac to the north to Front Royal and Strasburg to the south, including roads, drainage, railroads, and names of residents. Relief shown by shading. Title derived from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Transferred from the Jubal Anderson Early Papers in the Manuscript Division, L.C. Pen-and-ink and pencil on tracing linen, sectioned and mounted on paper. LC Civil War ...
    • Contributor: Brown, Samuel Howell - Early, Jubal Anderson
    • 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
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    [Central Virginia showing Lieut. Gen'l. U.S. Grant's Campaign and marches of the armies under his command in 1864-65 [Scale 1:350,000]. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 515 Another issue. Same as the preceding issue but with the cavalry badge (crossed swords in an oval) added to the legend. Another copy is in the Fillmore map coll. no. 160-A. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1865
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    Map of 11,000 acres of iron and coal lands in Wythe Co., Va.
    Map of Boyd coal & iron lands near Wytheville, Va.
    General map, does not give mining information. Pen-and-ink, watercolor and pencil, mounted on cloth. Title from verso partially obscured by mounting. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H250 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 339.
    • Contributor: Boyd, Charles Rufus
    • Date: 1888
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    Map showing the location of the Mount Vernon iron, manganese & timber lands, Rockingham County, Va. Shows the names of some residents. Relief shown by contours and spot heights. "The land lines of this map are from surveys by Jasper Hawse, county surveyor of Rockingham Co., Va." Includes inset map showing distances 50, 100, and 150 miles from Mount Vernon iron in concentric circles. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah - Hawse, Jasper
    • Date: 1888
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    Map of Nottoway Co., Va.
    Map of Nottoway County, Virginia
    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 Virginia Historical Society by his only daughter, Mrs J.F. Minis, Savh. Ga." LC Land ownership maps, 1314 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...
    • Contributor: Graves, H. M. - Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry) - Gilmer, Jeremy Francis - Minis, Louisa Porter - Confederate States of America. Army. Department of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office - Virginia Historical Society
    • Date: 1864
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    Map of Orange
    Chief Engineer's Office D.N.V., Maj. Gen. J.F. Gilmer, chief engineer
    Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. "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, 1321 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Izard, Walter - Gilmer, Jeremy Francis - Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry) - Minis, Louisa Porter - Confederate States of America. Army. Department of Northern Virginia - Virginia Historical Society
    • Date: 1864
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    Metomkin Inlet, Virginia. Scale 1:20,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 584.4 From its Report of the Superintendent of the Coast Survey, showing the progress of the survey during the year 1862 (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1864). Map 16. "No. 16" is in the upper left corner. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1862
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    Encampment of U.St. troops at Newport News, Va., 1861 & 1862
    Encampment of United States troops at Newport News, Va., 1861 & 1862 | Encampment of U.S. troops at Newport News, Va., 1861 & 1862
    Bird's eye view. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 2001-31 CW3
    • Contributor: E. Sachse & Co. - Bohn, Casimir
    • Date: 1862
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    Map of Rappahannock County, Virginia Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. "March 1866." LC Land ownership maps, 1335 Copy imperfect: Sectioned horizontally in half, mounted on cloth. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah - Michie, Peter Smith - United States. War Department
    • Date: 1866
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    Part of map of portions of the milit'y dep'ts of Washington, Pennsylvania, Annapolis, and north eastern Virginia
    Map of portions of the milit'y dep'ts of Washington, Pennsylvania, Annapolis and north eastern Virginia
    Relief shown by shading. Shows Washington D.C. region, including western part of Maryland and northeastern Virginia. Does not show Pennsylvania with the exception of Gettysburg. Probable Confederate copy of Bureau of Topographical Engineers original. Pen-and-ink with some annotations in pencil, on 2 sheets pasted together and mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H13 Available also through the Library of Congress web ...
    • Contributor: United States. Topographical Bureau
    • Date: 1861
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    Map of Grayson County, Virginia Relief shown by hachures. Shows economic and geologic cross section information and the names of some residents. "Authorities consulted: U.S. Geological Survey, H.B.C. Nitze in vol XXI, Transactions of the American Institute of Mining Engineers, The Chief Engineer, maintenance of way, N & W. RR Co., and the notes and memoranda of the authors." "This map and cross sections are made to accompany the ...
    • Contributor: Dickey, Samuel - Boyd, Charles Rufus
    • Date: 1897
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    [Sketch of a portion of Orange County, Va. showing roads between Orange Court House, Gordonsville, and Liberty Mills]. Relief shown by hachures. Date, title, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil on an irregularly cut and torn piece of brown paper, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H103 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. On pencil on verso: 304.
    • Date: 186?
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    Prince William County, Va. Shows rural delivery routes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 110
    • Contributor: United States. Post Office Department
    • Date: 1923
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    Head of navigation of the Potomac River Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Photocopy of ms. map. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes notes. LC copy originally printed on separate sheets, assembled to 1 sheet, thirded, mounted on cloth backing, accompanied by negative photocopy, and annotated in pencil: From negative transferred from War Department. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...
    • Contributor: Abert, S. T. (Silvanus Thayer) - Graham, Campbell - United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers
    • Date: 1849
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    [Southern Virginia and northern North Carolina] Scale 1:633,600. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 508.4 General map, without a title. State names, boundaries, and railroads are colored red. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Lindenkohl, A.
    • Date: 1865
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    This survey of the River Patapsco and part of Chesapeake Bay, Scale ca. 1:40,960. Hand colored. Depths shown by shading and soundings. Includes notes, "Description of ranges," and insets of "Annapolis Harbour & roads" and "Survey of the harbour of Baltimore and the waters adjacent." Maps for an Emerging Nation, #44. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Brantz, Lewis - Lucas, Fielding
    • Date: 1819
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    [Map of Nelson and Amherst counties, Va.] Relief shown by hachures. 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, sectioned in 2 and mounted on cloth. Imperfect: section of lower right cut away and large ink blot at upper left. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H49 LC Land ownership maps, 1206 Available also through ...
    • Contributor: Dwight, C. S.
    • Date: 186?
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    Relative positions of forces at sunset, Aug. 26, 1862. [2nd Manassas campaign]. Scale ca. 1:520,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 579 From Century illustrated monthly magazine, v. 31, Jan. 1886. p. 446. Map extends from White Plains south to Kelley's Ford, and from Orlean east to Manassas Junction. 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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    Map of Botetourt County Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. Oriented with north toward upper right. Blue-line print. "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." "Approved Feb. 16th 1865 Albert H. Campbell, Maj. Engr. in chage Top. Dep. D.N.Va." LC Land ...
    • Contributor: Izard, Walter - Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry) - Gilmer, Jeremy Francis - Minis, Louisa Porter - Confederate States of America. Army. Department of Northern Virginia - United States Military Academy
    • Date: 1865
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    Portions of Virginia and North Carolina, embracing Richmond & Lynchburg, Va. and Goldsboro & Salisbury, N.C. Relief shown by hachures. General map extending from Richmond, Virginia, south to Fayetteville, North Carolina. Lacks upper right corner. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 501.3 Description derived from published bibliography. Differs from G3880 1864 .U549 CW 501.2 in that the title is missing the oval border and an engineers graphic is to the left of the title information. Available also through the Library ...
    • Contributor: United States. War Department. Engineer Bureau
    • Date: 1864
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    Seven Days' battles Scale 1:95,040. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 650.4 General map of the area between the Chickahominy River and the James River indicating roads, railroads, villages, and the names of some land owners. Troop positions are not given. Stamped "War Department Library" on the verso. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Palfrey, John Carver
    • Date: 1876
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    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
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    [Five small maps of Virginia and parts of adjoining states showing forest regions, distribution of forests in 1870, faunal regions, distribution and density of population in 1870, and density of Negro population ... Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC copy: Four pieces pasted together to form 1 irregularly shaped sheet of paper, with pencil and ink annotations, including titles of individual maps. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H208 LC copy imperfect: Diagonal mended tear across map in lower left corner and liquid staining along pasted edges. In pencil on verso: 489. ...
    • Date: 1870