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  • Map
    Topography of the north side of Hunting Creek near Alexandria, Va. Relief shown by contours and hachures. At head of title: U.S. Coast Survey, A.D. Bache, Supdt. "Copied from the Archives of the U.S. Coast Survey for Gen. J.G. Barnard. [Signed] J.E. Hilgard, Asst. Coast Survey in ch. of office. Coast Survey Office, Washn., May 26, 1863." Pen-and-ink and red ink on tracing linen. In upper left corner: 211, L. Sheet 6. In lower right...
    • Contributor: Bache, Chas. M.
    • Date: 1863
  • Map
    Map of the region between Gettysburg, Pa. and Appomattox Court House, Va. exhibiting the connection between the campaign and battle-field maps LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S196 Index map indicates the area covered by each sheet in the atlas. Accompanies the Corps of Engineers' Military maps Illustrating the operations of the Armies of the Potomac & James . . . Another copy is in the James A. Garfield papers, Manuscript Division, L.C., series 8, container no. 1. Available also through the Library of Congress...
    • Contributor: Michler, N. (Nathaniel) - Weyss, J. E. - Thompson, Gilbert - De La Camp, J. (John) - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1869
  • Map
    A map of Virginia and Maryland
    Map of Virginia and Maryland
    Shows towns and rivers east of the Allegheny Mountains. Relief shown by hachures. From Geographical and Historical Grammer of the World (Edinburgh: Salmon, Sands, Murray and Cochran; 1767). Prime meridian: London. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1391 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Overall discoloration, liquid staining, wormholes, and spotting throughout. On sticker...
    • Contributor: Gavin, H.
    • Date: 1767
  • Map
    This map of the peninsula between the York and James rivers was found by me in the office of the quartermaster of the rebel army at Williamsburg, Va. three days after the ... Shows unnamed major roads and a few place names. Ink and pencil mounted on paper. Folded into 16 sections, with losses along fold lines. In lower left corner: "[AC 12,509]". Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. CW3 Acquisitions control no. 2002-21
    • Contributor: Talieferro, E.
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    Route of the Tenth New York Cavalry from Culpeper to Gettysburg and return. Summer and fall campaigns of 1863. Scale ca. 1:440,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 46 Finished pen and ink manuscript map of parts of Virginia, Maryland, and Pennsylvania, showing location and date of encampments and battles, route of the Tenth New York Cavalry, route of Capt. Pratt, roads, railroads, towns, drainage, and relief by hachures. Printed version appears in Preston's History of the Tenth Regiment of Cavalry, New York...
    • Contributor: Preston, Noble D. - United States. Army. New York Cavalry Regiment, 10th
    • Date: 1863
  • Map
    Bird's eye map of the city of Winchester. F51399 U.S. Copyright Office Perspective map not drawn to scale. Folded title: Stranger! The ancient city of Winchester in Virginia bids you welcome! to the Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 966 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes index to points of interest and map "Opequon-Lake Park." Text and map on verso. AACR2:...
    • Contributor: Woods - Ryan, William A.
    • Date: 1926
  • Map
    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?
  • Map
    Sketch of Banks Ford. Shows fortifications and names of some residents on the Rappahannock above Fredericksburg. Relief shown by hachures. Date and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil (some col.) on pencil grid, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H139 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 291.
    • Date: 1863
  • Map
    Map of Henrico County, Virginia Shows names of some residents. Oriented with north toward the upper left. "Feb. 14 1916." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Torn along fold lines.
    • Contributor: T. Crawford Redd & Brother
    • Date: 1916
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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?
  • Map
    White House to Harrisons Landing Scale ca. 1:63,360. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 594 At head of title: Campaign map, Army of the Potomac, map no 3. Shows fortifications, towns, roads, railroads, houses, names of residents, vegetation, drainage, and relief by hachures. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Abbot, Henry L.
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    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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    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
  • Map
    Fredericksburg. [Dec. 1862] LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 553.8 Detailed map of the environs of Fredericksburg giving Union entrenchments in blue and Confederate entrenchments in red, roads, "Richmond, Fredericksburg and Potomac Rail Road," street plan of Fredericksburg and Falmouth, houses, fences, names of residents in rural areas, 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
  • Map
    Virginia Relief shown pictorially. Facsimile. Gift; Library of Virginia; April 24, 1999. Original version: [London : Printed by J.H. for T. Slater, 1629]. 10th state of map, rev. 1624. Appears in: The true travels, adventures, and observations of Captaine Iohn Smith, in Europe, Asia, Affrica, and America, from anno Domini 1593 to 1629. Oriented with north to the right. Includes ill. and notes. In lower...
    • Contributor: Smith, John - Franklin Press (Richmond, Va.)
    • Date: 1819
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    Battlefield of Cedar Creek, Va., Oct. 19, 1864 : sketch map, showing Early's flank move at Cedar Creek Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Russell, Robert E. L.
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    [Map of Dinwiddie and parts of Prince George and Sussex counties, Virginia] Shows roads, railroads, towns and villages, drainage, houses, and names of residents. Sun print. Signed, Official: N. Michler, Major, Engineers, U.S.A. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 533.5 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Army of the Potomac. Engineer Department
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    Map of Nottoway Co., Va.
    Map of Nottoway County, Virginia
    Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Blue-line print. LC Land ownership maps, 1315 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 - Confederate States of America. Army. Department of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    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. Accompanied by sheet: Presented to Brig. Genl. S. Williams, A.A. Genl. Hd. Qrs. Army, by order of Maj. Genl. McClellan, Comd. in Chf. U.S.A. [signed] A.W. Whipple, Maj. T.E. [1] leaf ; 21 x 13 cm....
    • Contributor: United States. Corps of Topographical Engineers - McDowell, Irvin - Schedler, J. (Joseph)
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    [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?
  • Map
    James City, York, Warwick, and Elizabeth City counties, Virginia Scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil (some col.), mounted on cloth. In upper left corner: James City, York, Warwick, Elizabeth City and (208). LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H295 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 157.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1867
  • Map
    Preliminary map of Orange County, Virginia Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink and pencil, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H302 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 224.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1871
  • Map
    Topographical map of the Bull Run battle-field. [1861]. Scale ca. 1:27,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 564.4 From Century illustrated monthly magazine, v. 29, Nov. 1884. p. 82. "The original of this map was made for General Beauregard, soon after the battle, from actual surveys by Captain D. B. Harris, assisted by Mr. John Grant. It is here reproduced by the Courtesy of General H. L. Abbot, U.S.A., from a photograph...
    • Contributor: Harris, D. - Grant, John
    • Date: 1861
  • Map
    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