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    A new and accurate chart of the Bay of Chesapeake, with all the shoals, channels, islands, entrances, soundings, and sailing-marks, as far as the navigable part of the rivers Patowmack, Patapsco and ...

    Scale ca. 1:250,000. Soundings shown in fathoms. "Drawn from several draughts made by the most experienced navigators, chiefly from those of Anthony Smith, pilot of St. Marys; and compared with the modern surveys of Virginia and Maryland." LC copy trimmed and mounted on cloth. From the author's North-American pilot. 1776. v. 2. Includes sailing directions, "Observations on the northeast current on the coast of ...

    • Contributor: Robert Sayer and John Bennett (firm)
    • Date: 1776
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    Military map refering [sic] to the campaigns of the Army of the Potomac in Virginia, Maryland and Pennsylvania

    Relief shown by hachures. Indicates location and date of battles, county names and boundaries, roads, railraods, drainage, and towns. 1864 edition is listed as entry no. 486. Description derived from published bibliography. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 502 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: H.H. Lloyd & Co.
    • Date: 1865
  • Map

    To the American Philosophical Society, this map of the peninsula between Delaware & Chesopeak bays, with the said bays and shores adjacent drawn from the most accurate surveys is [humbly] inscribed by ...

    Scale ca. 1:650,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: Philadelphia. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Churchman, John - American Philosophical Society
    • Date: 1778
  • Map

    Spotsylvania [May 8-21, 1864]

    Scale ca. 1:63,360. Relief shown by hachures and pictorially. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 658 From Century illustrated monthly magazine, v. 34, June 1887. p. 288. "Union works are marked . . . U" and "Confederate works are marked . . . C." Indicates roads, houses, names of residents, drainage, vegetation. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Contributor: Michler, N. (nathaniel) - Ordway, Godwin - Michler, N.
    • Date: 1887
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    Map of Spotsylvania County

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. Pen-and-ink with pencil annotations on a 1 1/2-inch pencil grid, on irregularly shaped tracing linen pasted together from 4 sheets, sectioned and mounted on cloth. Imperfect: several dark blotches down the center of the map, water staining overall, and large rectangular discoloration in upper left. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H58 LC Land ...

    • Contributor: Grant, John - Pendleton, S. T.
    • Date: 1862
  • Map

    New map of the seat of war in Virginia and Maryland

    [Scale ca. 1:360,000]. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 478 Another issue. This issue contains the following additions: a) Washington is described as being "Surrounded by forts, batteries, and redoubts." b) Fredericksburg is labeled "H. 2 Rebel forces, Dec. 1862." c) "Explanation" contains the statement that "Washington City is the centre of the circles of measurement, 10 miles apart" d) Town and country names ...

    • Contributor: Bruff, Joseph Goldsborough
    • Date: 1863
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    Copy Septr. 1879 (G.R.F) of map

    Shows a tract of land on Little North Mountain in Alleghany County, Virginia. Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink and pencil (some col.) on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. In ink at bottom: Platted by 1796 meridian. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H310 In pencil on verso: 150. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Oltmanns, C. W.
    • Date: 1872
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    Map of n. eastern Virginia and vicinity of Washington

    Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Shows forts and batteries in the District of Columbia and immediate vicinity. At head of title: Surveys for military defences. LC copy annotated in black ink and colored inks to show troop positions and engagements. Annotated in black ink on verso: Major General Sigel to Colonel L.P. di Cesnola, Chantilly, Novbr. 1862. Bookplate of "Palma di ...

    • Contributor: United States. Corps of Topographical Engineers - McDowell, Irvin - Schedler, J. (joseph)
    • Date: 1862
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    Richmond, Va. and its vicinity.

    LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 961.1 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2: 651/1; 700/1

    • Contributor: Wells, J. - Hinshelwood, Robert - Virtue Yorston & Co.
    • Date: 1863
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    Map showing the location of battle fields of Virginia

    Scale ca. 1:680,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 504 Map includes "Chesapeake & Ohio R.R. after the war," "other railroads after the war," "railroads during the war," "plank roads and turnpikes," "other roads," rivers, towns, and relief by hachures. Title when folded: 26th annual encampment, G.A.R. Sept 20th 1892. Washington, D.C., via Chesapeake & Ohio Ry. Poole Bros., Chicago. Description derived from published ...

    • Contributor: Chesapeake and Ohio Railway Company
    • Date: 1892
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    Map of the State of Virginia

    Scale ca. 1:887,040. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 493.6 General map of Virginia, West Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, and southern Pennsylvania showing cities and towns, roads, rivers, and relief by hachures. The map is overprinted in red to indicate railroads, the state name "West Virginia," and concentric circles centered on Washington, D.C. A table of "Distances by Railroads" appears below the map title. Description ...

    • Contributor: Nicholson, W. L.
    • Date: 1864
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    [Sketch of the vicinity of the Shenandoah Iron Works on the South Fork of the Shenandoah River at Shenandoah, Virginia].

    Relief shown by hachures. Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pencil on lined paper, mounted between sheets of transparent paper. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H247 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Two maps showing distances on verso. In ink on red bordered label on verso: 293 crossed out in pencil.

    • Date: 188?
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    Johnson's map of the vicinity of Richmond, and Peninsular Campaign in Virginia : showing also the interesting localities along the James, Chickahominy and York rivers

    Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1862 by J. Knowles Hare in the clerk's office of the District Court of the United States for the Southern District of New York." From: Johnson's new illustrated family atlas of the world, 1870. Prime meridian: Washington, D.C. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 602.65 In upper ...

    • Contributor: Johnson, A. J. (alvin Jewett) - Johnson, A. J.
    • Date: 1870
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    Map of Louisa County, Virginia

    LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H297 "The map is based on the surveys of the C.S. Engineers." Pen-and-ink over pencil grid, mounted on cloth. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. On verso in pencil: 193.

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1871
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    This survey of the River Patapsco and part of Chesapeake Bay,

    Scale ca. 1:40,960. Depths shown by shading and soundings. LC copy annotated in blue pencil and red ink. LC copy imperfect: Torn along fold lines, sections of upper and lower edges missing. Includes notes, "Description of ranges," and insets of "Annapolis Harbour & roads" and "Survey of the harbour of Baltimore and the waters adjacent." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...

    • Contributor: Brantz, Lewis - Lucas, Fielding
    • Date: 1819
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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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    Botetourt Co., Va. : north west section.

    Shows the names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward upper right. Map printed on 4 sheets pasted together, sectioned in 2, 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, 1219 Available ...

    • Contributor: Izard, Walter
    • Date: 186?
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    Plat of the James Barbour patent of 5,012 A.

    Shows land in Page County, Virginia. Pen-and-ink on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H317 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Includes a list of the lots and their acreage entitled: Summary of "Hume" Tract.

    • Date: 187?
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    Preliminary map of Lunenburg County, Virginia

    Shows names of some residents. Pen-and-ink on paper, sectioned in 2, and mounted on cloth. In upper right corner: 223. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H298 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 165.

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1871
  • Map

    Sketch of the Confederate and Federal lines around Petersburg

    Sun print. Photocopy (positive). Relief shown by hachures. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 610 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indicates roads, picket lines, houses, names of residents, drainage, and vegetation. Indicates Union and Confederate works hand-colored blue and red respectively. Indicates location of Confederate covered ways, guns, and mortars. In ...

    • Contributor: Stevens, W. H. (walter H.) - Stevens, W. H.
    • Date: 186?
  • Map

    A new and accurate map of Virginia wherein most of the counties are laid down from actual surveys. With a concise account of the number of inhabitants, the trade, soil, and produce ...

    Scale ca. 1:400,000. Hand colored. LC copy sectioned and mounted on cloth backing. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Williamsburg. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1440 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text. AACR2

    • Contributor: Henry, John - Jefferys, Thomas
    • Date: 1770
  • Map

    Birds eye view of the seat of war around Richmond showing the battle of Chickahominy River, 29 June 1862

    Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 621 Perspective drawing. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Bachmann, John
    • Date: 1862
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    A new map of Virginia, Maryland, and the improved parts of Pennsylvania & New Jersey.

    Relief shown pictorially. Date and attribution from On the map, 1983. Second state of map published originally in 1685 by Christopher Browne. This state differs from the earlier one in lacking the publisher's imprint. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Annotated in ink in upper left margin: 64. Pencil annotations in bottom margin. LC copy imperfect: Creased, ...

    • Contributor: Browne, Christopher
    • Date: 1700
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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.), 245.17 Another edition. Map, 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. Includes border. Inset: Strasburg ...

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers - Macomb, J. N. (john N.) - Strother, D. H.
    • Date: 1863
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    [Map of Greene County, Va.].

    LC Land ownership maps, 1266 Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Date, title, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink, pencil, and crayon on a pencil grid. On irregularly shaped sheet made from 3 sheets pasted together, sectioned in 2 and mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H36 Available also through the Library of Congress web ...

    • Date: 186?