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  • Map

    Seat of war in Virginia [1861-65].

    Scale ca. 1:2,600,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 511.5 General map. Troop positions are not indicated. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Date: 1865
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    Map of the battle fields of the Wilderness, May 5th, 6th, and...

    Relief shown by hachures. LC copy 1 from the Orlando M. Poe papers in LC Manuscript Division. Includes note. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 665 LC copy 1 annotated in pencil on verso: Map of the Battlefields of the Wilderness, Duane. LC copy 2 annotated in ink on recto: Library of the Department of State. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...

    • Contributor: Howell, C. W. - Meade, George Gordon - Duane, James C. (james Chatham) - Poe, O. M. (orlando Metcalfe) - Bien, Julius - United States. Army of the Potomac
    • Date: 1865
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    Williamsburg to White House

    "Julius Bien & Co., photo lith., N.Y." Description derived from published bibliography. Shows fortifications, towns, roads, houses, names of residents, vegetation, drainage, and relief by hachures. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's Archives Research Services department for more information. LC Civil war maps (2nd ed.) 597 Available also through the Library of Congress web ...

    • Contributor: Abbot, Henry L. - Dougal, William H. - United States. Army of the Potomac. Engineer Dept - Julius Bien & Co.
    • Date: 1862
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    Plan des ouvrages faits à York-town en Virginie.

    Scale ca. 1:5,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Incomplete: Upper and right edges have been trimmed. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1468 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440; 651/1

    • Date: 1781
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    Chesapeake Bay, Sheet no. 1, York River, Hampton Roads, Chesa...

    Scale 1:80,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 47.5 At head of title: Coast chart no. 31. Printed in the upper margin: "No. 131" and "Electrotype copy no. 2 by G. Mathiot, U.S.C.S." General chart indicating soundings, lighthouses, buoys, and coastal vegetation. Includes sailing directions. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1863
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    [Sketch of the United States Ford on the Rappahannock River].

    Shows the Chancellorsville region and names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Title, 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.), H140 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 290.

    • Date: 1863
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    The battle of Fair Oaks, Va., 2nd Day's battle, Sunday June 1...

    Shows the area of Henrico County, Va., between Cold Harbor and White Oak Swamp. The Chicahominy River and the Richmond & York River Railroad are indicated.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862-06-01
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    Manassas National Battlefield Park, Virginia. Showing action ...

    Scale ca. 1:90,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 572.4 Another issue. Accompanies National Part Service pamphlet entitled "Manassas National Battlefield Park, Virginia." 15 p. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1943
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    Relative positions of forces at sunset, Aug. 26, 1862. [2nd M...

    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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    The Union assault on the Rebel works at Lee's Mill, Yorktown,...

    Shows fortifications on opposite sides of the Warwick River, with the Confederate forces concentrated to the north of the river and the Union forces to the south around Lee's Mill.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862-04-16
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    Copy Major John Thornton's platt.

    Thomas Jefferson's copy of a 1718 survey by Francis Eppes of property at the junction of the Rivanna and Fluvanna Rivers. Gift; Janet Hall; Mar. 10 1995. Accompanied by manuscript letter and photo copy of verso of letter attached to topographic map of Elk Hill region. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes Thomas Jefferson's signature and ...

    • Contributor: Eppes, Francis - Jefferson, Thomas
    • Date: 177?
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    Map of Virginia : showing the distribution of its slave popul...

    "Sold for the benefit of the sick and wounded of the U.S. Army." Includes population table based on census of 1860 by county. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Graham, H. S. (henry S.) - Hergesheimer, E. (edwin) - Graham, H. S.
    • Date: 1861
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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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    Battle of Spotsylvania Courthouse, Virginia showing attack on...

    Shows the distribution of Confederate forces under the commands of Longstreet, Ewell, and Hill facing Union forces under Wright, Warren, Burnside, and Hancock, with special attention to Hancock's assault on Ewell's forces in the "Mule Shoe salient." Oriented with north to the upper left.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1864-05-12
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    Preliminary map of Hanover County, Virginia

    Ink with title in pencil, mounted on cloth. Two tears on left side and some losses on right edge. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H293 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. On verso in pencil: 192.

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1871
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    [Vicinity of Petersburg]

    Pen and ink manuscript map drawn on tracing cloth showing Civil War fortifications, roads, railroads, rivers, vegetation and houses with names of residents. Confederate lines drawn in red. Union lines and batteries drawn in blue. 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 ...

    • Contributor: United States. Army of the Potomac. Engineer Dept - Michler, N. (nathaniel)
    • Date: 1864
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    Sketch book showing positions of Second Corps, A.N.Va. in eng...

    Shows several battles with troop movements and names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Title from paper label affixed to cover. "Return to Jed. Hotchkiss, Staunton, Virginia"--On label on cover. Pen-and-ink and pencil (some col.) on lined paper. Cloth spine with marbled boards with holes in center edge of boards. Some maps on separate sheets of paper tipped in. LC Civil War maps ...

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1865

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    Map of Rockingham County, Virginia

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows landownership. Mounted on chartex. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Land ownership maps, 1344

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1875
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    Bermuda Hundred. [1864-1865]

    LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 525b.3 Map indicates roads, railroads, towns, drainage, vegetation, relief by hachures, houses, and names of residents. Union and Confederate entrenchments are colored blue and red respectively. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Michler, N. (nathaniel) - Michie, Peter Smith - Weyss, J. E. - Michler, N.
    • Date: 1867
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    Position Sunday May 3rd at 3 p.m.

    The map depicts troops movements in the Chancellorsville area between 10 a.m. and 3 P.M. on May 3rd,1863. Union troops under generals Reynolds, Meade, Sickles and Slocum are located to the east between Chancellorsville and the Rappahannock River. Confederates troops under generals Stuart , McLaws, Rhodes and Anderson are located to the west near Dowdall's Tavern.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863-05-03
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    Buckingham County, Virginia

    Shows outline of county with no names. Pen-and-ink and pencil, mounted on cloth. In pencil in upper left corner: 228. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H286 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 180.

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1867
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    Sketch of the battle of Fredericksburg, Saturday, Dec. 13th 1...

    LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 551 Signed in facsimile: Maj. Genl. Franklin, compliments, Danl. Butterfield, Chief of Staff. Probably printed by the Union Army since the inscription contains the names of the Union generals Franklin and Butterfield. Shows names of residents. Mounted on cloth-backed paper. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1862
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    [Map of Atlantic Coast of North America from the Chesapeake B...

    Shows coastal features, Native American nations and settlements, 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 Coast and California drawn by Joan Vingboons ...

    • Contributor: Vinckeboons, Joan
    • Date: 1639
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    Petersburg National Military Park, Virginia.

    Scale ca. 1:87,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 615.6 Descriptive leaflet illustrated with a map indicating the park boundary of the route of an auto tour. The map is dated July 1959. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1959
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    The key to East Virginia showing the exact relative positions...

    Scale ca. 1:40,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 545 "Description of Fortress Monroe" appears in the lower left corner of the map. The important features at Fortress Monroe are keyed by letters to a list. Inset: [Map of eastern Virginia and Maryland] Scale ca. 1:4,000,000. 13 x 14 cm. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site ...

    • Contributor: Couzens, M. K.
    • Date: 1861
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    Preliminary map of Lunenburg County, Virginia

    Shows the names of some residents. LC Land ownership maps, 1296 "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1871 by Jed. Hotchkiss, in the Office of the Librarian of Congress." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

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

    Lloyd's official map of the state of Virginia from actual sur...

    Indicates drainage, relief by hachures, state and county boundaries, roads, distances, place names, mills, factories, "places remarkable for military incidents," and the railroad network.

    • Contributor: Lloyd, James T.
    • Date: 1861
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    New county map of Virginia

    "Crow, Thomas & Co., lith." "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1861, by J.H. Colton & Co., in the clerk's office of the dist. court of the southern dist. of N.Y." Also shows Maryland and parts of Delaware and Pennsylvania. In upper right corner: "Goldthwait's new distance map of the United States and Canada. Showing distances of every 10 miles on ...

    • Contributor: O.N. Snow & Co. - Crow, Thomas & Co.
    • Date: 1861
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    Carte de la Virginie Mari-land &a.

    Scale ca. 1:2,300,000. Relief shown pictorially. "Tome I, no. 35." From the author's Le petit atlas maritime. 1764. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1437 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Date: 1764
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    Map of Henrico County, Virginia : showing portions of Chester...

    Shows names of some residents. Oriented with north toward the upper left. "Jan. 2nd 1911." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: T. Crawford Redd & Brother
    • Date: 1911
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    Position of Richmond, Va.

    Relief shown by hachures and pictorially. Shows Richmond region. Pen-and-ink on pencil grid on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H98 Imperfect: Spotting throughout. In pencil on verso: 85. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Abbot, Henry L. - McClellan, George (george Brinton) - Humphreys, A. A. (andrew Atkinson)
    • Date: 1862
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    Dominia Anglorum in America Septentrionali.

    Scales differ. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Sheet title in Latin and German. Individual map titles and text in German. Maps in English and German. From the authors' Atlas geographicvs maior, 1753-59 [i.e. 1781, v. 1, 1759] v. 1, no. 141. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 83 Differs from other copies in Long Island boundary coloration. Includes text and glossary. Available also through ...

    • Contributor: Homann Erben (firm)
    • Date: 1759
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    [Map of Spotsylvania Court House].

    This hand-drawn map shows the location of the Confederate line and the location of Union troops, including the 6th Corps under Upton and 2nd under Hancock; and also the spot where Stonewall Jackson's amputated arm was buried.

    • Contributor: Carter, Robert Goldthwaite
    • Date: 1864-05-08
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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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    [Sketch of the vicinity of the Shenandoah Iron Works on the S...

    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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    Battlefield of Winchester, Va. Sept. 19 - 1864, 3 PM

    Handcolored photocopy showing Confederate position in red and roads in yellow. "Sketch map" LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 672 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Russell, Robert E. L.
    • Date: 1932
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    Map of the seat of war showing the battles of July 18th, 21st...

    Similar to no. 564, LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.). Map of the battles of first Manassas and Ball's Bluff, showing troop camps, entrenchments, forts, batteries, positions during engagements, roads, railroads, street pattern of Washington and Alexandria, towns, drainage, vegetation, and some indication of relief by hachures. Depths shown by isolines. Annotated in red and blue to show Union and Confederate positions. With hand ...

    • Contributor: Corbett, V. P. - A. Hoen & Co.
    • Date: 1861
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    Survey of I. R. Houston, deputy surveyor of Rockbridge Co., V...

    Shows names of some residents. Pen-and-ink, mounted on cloth. On verso, obscured by mounting: McNutt lands bought by D&H Forrer, Houston plots. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H318 Includes notes. In pencil on verso: 480. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Houston, I. R.
    • Date: 187?
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    Illustrative map of battle-grounds of August 28th, 29th & 30t...

    Scale ca. 1:22,500. LC copy annotated in ink on verso: Maj. Gardner's map, adopted by Gen. Logan & by Gen. Cox. Relief shown by contours and hachures. "No. 1." "W. Boell, photo-lih. [sic] Phila." LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 572.8 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. From the papers of Joseph Roswell Hawley. Includes note. Accompanied ...

    • Contributor: McCrary, George W. (george Washington) - Hawley, Joseph R. (joseph Roswell) - United States. War Department
    • Date: 1878
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    [Map of the vicinity of Fredericksburg, Va.].

    Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by contours. Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Portions of 2 U.S. Geological Survey quadrangles pasted together, attached to a brown paper border, on the left side and mounted on cloth. Annotated in ink and pencil names of some residents, roads, features, etc. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H127 In pencil on ...

    • Contributor: Geological Survey (u.s.)
    • Date: 1862
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    Plan of the Battle of Kelly's Ford, Virginia : fought 7th Nov...

    In this detailed view of Kellysville and Kelly's Ford on the Rappahannock River, Sneden shows the placement of Union regiments in a semicircle to the east of town, and the opposing Confederate units in the town itself. Also indicated are the locations of various field fortifications and the difficulties experienced by a terrain that included heavy woods and swamps.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863-11-07
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    [Map of the environs of Petersburg from the Appomattox River ...

    In addition to fortifications, the map shows roads, railroads, and houses and names of some residents. Annotated in pen and ink. Sun print. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 613.8 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
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    Geological section across Potts Creek Valley ; Section along ...

    Shows area from Paint Bank to Helmentollers. Pen-and-ink and pencil (some col.) mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H221 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 463.

    • Date: 188?
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    Map of Albemarle : Made under the direction of Maj. A.H. Camp...

    "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, geographical features and land owners. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. ...

    • Contributor: Confederate States of America. Army. Dept. Of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office - Campbell, Albert H. (albert Henry) - Dwight, C. S.
    • Date: 1864
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    No. 1. Magruder & Bealls "Honesty" ; No. 2. Alexander Island,...

    Cadastral survey maps. "Beginning of the Resurvey of Honesty ... January 1st 1753 for 865 acres." From the Joseph M. Toner papers. Pen-and-ink. Soiled, fold-lined, torn, taped, missing small sections, and faced with rice paper. Includes notes and tables of survey data. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Contributor: Toner, Joseph M. (joseph Meredith)
    • Date: 1753
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    Section from Mary Hall to flags-staff Ethan Allen

    Land-surface elevation profile of a line within Fort Ethan Allen, Alexandria Co. [now Arlington], Va. Pen-and-ink (black) and lead pencil. At lower right in handwriting: Transferred from Office of Chf. Engr., Defenses of Washington, to Engr. Dept. Jan'y 1866. Imperfect: Fold-lined, rubber-stamped on verso. Drawn in 2 segments. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 541.4 Transfer; Chief Engineers Office, War Dept. Includes 2 strait-line ...

    • Contributor: Dimmick - Hodasevich, R. A. - United States. War Department. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1864
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    Map of Campbell Co.

    "Chief Engineer's Office D.N.V. Maj. Gen. J.F. Gilmer Chief Engineer."--appears above title. "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. Available ...

    • Contributor: Confederate States of America. Army. Dept. Of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office - Campbell, Albert H. (albert Henry) - Dwight, C. S.
    • Date: 1864
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    Map of the state of Virginia containing the counties, princip...

    Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridian: Washington. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 501.8 Includes list of lengths of railroad lines and ill. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: West & Johnston
    • Date: 1864
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    Sketch of the battle of Fredericksburg, Dezember [i.e. Decemb...

    Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink and pencil (some col.) over a 2-inch pencil grid on gray tracing paper, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H123 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Includes index to Confederate divisions' positions. In pencil on verso: 95.

    • Contributor: Blackford, W. W. (william Willis) - Blackford, W. W.
    • Date: 1862
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    [Sketch of parts of Highland County, Va., and Pendleton Count...

    Relief shown by hachures. Date and title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pencil on irregularly shaped paper, mounted between transparent paper. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H85 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Includes notes and the names of a few landowners. In ink on red bordered label: 302.

    • Date: 1861
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    A plan of the county of Fairfax on Potomack River the middle ...

    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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    Bristoe Campaign

    This undated map of Prince William County, Va., also indicates Ewell's route and Lee's position at the start of the battle.

    • Contributor: McIntosh Family
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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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    Lloyd's official map of the state of Virginia from actual sur...

    Relief shown by hachures. Differs from other 1862 edition in icluding a list of new maps to the right of the map title as well as "Deviation of the magnetic needle . . ." and "Memoranda" describing the sources and projection used to make the map, and lacking the warning to the right of the map title. Prime meridian: Washington. LC Civil War maps ...

    • Contributor: Lloyd, James T.
    • Date: 1862
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    Map of the seat of war in Virginia

    Scale ca. 1:440,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 454 Map of southeast Virginia showing fortifications and camps underlined in brown, roads, railroads, towns, and drainage. "Table of distances from Norfolk" is in the lower left corner. Another copy is in the Ezra A. Carman papers, Manuscript Division, L.C., container no. 14. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Contributor: Bohn, Casimir
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    A map of the most inhabited part of Virginia containing the w...

    Scale ca. 1:650,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: Philadelphia and Curratuck Inlet. Relief shown pictorially. "To the Right Honourable, George Dunk Earl of Halifax ..." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1428 Includes distance chart added by "J. Dalrymple, London Jany. ye. 1st. 1755." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Fry, Joshua - Jefferson, Peter - Jefferys, Thomas
    • Date: 1755
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    [Map of northern Virginia and part of Maryland].

    Relief shown by shading. Shows area south of Frederick, Maryland to Colchester, Virginia and west of Baltimore, Maryland to Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, including fortifications at Munson Hill. Note on verso obscured by mounting: From Capt. James W. Abert, U.S. Army Topog. Engrs. LC copy annotated in ink: Capt. James W. Abert, Capt. U.S. Army Topog. Engrs. Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil ...

    • Contributor: Abert, J. W. (james William)
    • Date: 1862
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    Sketch of the battle of Belle Grove or Cedar Creek, Wednesday...

    Shows fortifications but no troop movements and names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink and pencil over 3/8-inch pencil grid, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H195 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 426.

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1864
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    Map of the Peninsula of Virginia : showing route of McClellan...

    On what appears to be a portion of a published travel map showing steamship and railroad routes out of Baltimore, Md., Sheden has indicated the route of the Union Army as it moved up the Virginia Peninsula toward Richmond.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862
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    A new map of Virginia, Mary-Land, and the improved parts of P...

    Relief shown pictorially. Watermarks: AB; [fleur-de-lis]. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copies imperfect: Fold-lined, torn at fold line, mounted on cloth backing. Statement of dedication at foot of title: Most humbly inscrib'd to the Right Hon. the Earl of Orkney &ct., Knight of ye most Noble and Anciet [sic] Order of ye Thistle. Includes embellished ...

    • Contributor: Senex, John
    • Date: 1719
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    Sketch of country between Haxall's Landing and Charles City c...

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows roads and trails, houses and names of residents, rivers and streams, and woodland and swamps. Sun print. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 530.5 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers - Bowen, Nicolas - Dorr, F. W. - McClellan, Carswell
    • Date: 186?
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    [Map of Craig, Giles, Montgomery and Pulaski counties, Va.].

    "Chief Engineer's Office D.N.V. Maj. Gen. Jeremy Francis Gilmer, Chief Engineer."--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, 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. Available also ...

    • Contributor: Confederate States of America. Army. Dept. Of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office
    • Date: 1864
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    Sketch of the lines at Yorktown Virginia April 30th 1862.

    Shows an area that includes Gloucester Point on the north/east side of the York River, Yorktown on the south/west side of the river, and Wormsley Creek to the south of Yorktown as the Union forces finalized preparations to begin the siege of Yorktown.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862-04-30
  • Map

    Official plan of the siege of Yorktown, Va., conducted by the...

    Scale ca. 1:13,500. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 673 "This plan shows about half the line, including the point of attack. The Rebel works are laid down from reconnoissances [sic] made immediately after the evacuation, and are correctly, but very incompletely represented, owing to want of time for sketching minor details.-Our works of siege, including the approaches in the ravines of Wormley Creek, ...

    • Contributor: Abbot, Henry L.
    • Date: 1862
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    Rappahannock Co., Virginia

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. Pen-and-ink with a few pencil annotations on a 3/8-in. grid. Scale derived from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H55 LC Land ownership maps, 1334 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil in upper right corner: (209).

    • Contributor: Confederate States of America. Army of Northern Virginia. Corps, 2nd. Engineer Office
    • Date: 1863
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    Norfolk & Portsmouth, Virginia 1873.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 958 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2

    • Contributor: Drie, C. N.
    • Date: 1873
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    [Battery no. 3] ; : outwork no. 1 ; outwork no. 2.

    Gives measurements and latitude and longitude of perimeters. Map annoted with names of land owners: John P. Dickinson, W. Lucius Harrison, John Atkinson and Wm. Walden. One of a series of ten maps drawn by 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 ...

    • Contributor: Jones, M.
    • Date: 1861
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    Map of Pr. George, Surry, Sussex, and Southampton counties

    Shows names of some residents. Pen-and-ink, watercolor, and pencil on tracing paper, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H175 LC Land ownership maps, 1332 In pencil on verso: 98. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Wilson, J. A.
    • Date: 1865
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    Illustrated atlas of the city of Richmond, Va.

    Relief shown by contours. "Published for the Southern and Southwestern Surveying and Pub. Co." "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1876 by F.W. Beers in the Office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington, D.C." Annotated in pencil: [1877]. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Beers, F. W. (frederick W.) - Beers, F. W.
    • Date: 1877

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    Position of Union Army at Cedar Creek Union position and plan...

    However, what initially appeared to be an overwhelming success quickly turned to a rout when the Union forces were redeployed and launched a successful counterattack that drove the Confederates back across the Shenandoah to Fisher's Hill, with heavy losses of men, equipment and supplies. Map shows troop locations along the Strasburg Pike on either side of Cedar Creek, and along the north fork of ...

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1861
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    Johnson's Pennsylvania, Virginia, Delaware, and Maryland

    "Longitude West from Washington" at the bottom of map, with longitude 0 equal to longitude 77. Captions under illustrations in upper and lower case. Includes ill.: "University of Virginia," "Dismal Swamp," and "City of Baltimore." Plates 29-30. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by isolines. Shows counties, railroads, and includes the counties in Virginia which became West Virginia in 1863. This item is in ...

    • Contributor: Johnson & Browning
    • Date: 1862
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    [Central Virginia].

    Relief shown by hachures. Sheet 9 similar to no. 532, LC Civil War maps (2d ed.) Some sheets consist of two parts joined in the middle showing towns and villages, roads and railroads, rivers and streams, and houses and names of residents. The index map is a printed map entitled "Central Virginia, compiled in the Bureau of Topographl. Engrs. of the War Department for ...

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers - Gedney, J. F. - Schedler, J. - United States. Army of the Potomac. Engineer Dept
    • Date: 1864

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    [Sketch of a portion of Orange County, Va. showing roads betw...

    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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    Hydrographic reconnaissance of James River, Virginia, from en...

    General nautical chart. Depths shown by soundings and contours. At head of title: A.D. Bache Supt. Copy 1 is hand col. in blue watercolor to show shallow waters, in red and black inks to show buoys, in pink ink to show "Stn." area outlines, and in black-ink handwriting (printing) to show "Stn." area names. Copy 2 in not col. or annotated. In upper margin: ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Muse, W. T. - Wainwright, R. (richard) - Maffitt, John Newland
    • Date: 1862
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    Part of map of portions of the milit'y dept's of Washington, ...

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows Washington D.C. region, including western part of Maryland and northeastern Virginia. Does not show Pennsylvania with the exception of Gettysburg. Pen-and-ink on tracing cloth, mounted on paper. Holograph beneath title: "A.L. Rives., Col. & asst. to Chf. Eng." LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H15 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: United States. Topographical Bureau - Early, Jubal Anderson - Rives, Alfred Landon - Sheppard, William Ludwell - United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers
    • Date: 1864
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    [Southern Virginia and northern North Carolina]

    Printed map without title. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by isolines. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's Archives Research Services department for more information. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 508.3 Swem, E.G. Maps relating to Virginia, 1201 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. April 2002; Map ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Krebs, Charles G. - Lindenkohl, A. - Lindenkohl, H. (henry)
    • Date: 1865
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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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    Map of the vicinity of Richmond, and part of the peninsula

    Relief shown by hachures. 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. May 2003, anon. gift (1946), map cataloging team. Civil War project no.: lva00122. Conservation: Etherington Conservation Center, April 2003. Digital image available: 29.25 x 19.5 ...

    • Contributor: Gilmer, Jeremy Francis
    • Date: 1864
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    Map showing position of Union and Rebel armies, 28th to 30th ...

    Shows the region surrounding Bull Run in Virginia, extending from the town of Centreville in the northeast to Brentsville in the southwest.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862-08-28
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    Field of war around Richmond & Petersburg, 1864-5.

    Scale ca. 1:400,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 627 Indicates "Union [and] Rebel works," "hospitals & stations of Christian commn.," roads, railroads, towns, county names and boundaries, and rivers. Author copy is in the Abraham Lincoln papers, Manuscript Division, L.C., vol. 184, no. 39735. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Cross, Andrew (andrew Boyd) - Cross, Andrew
    • Date: 1864
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    Plan of the battle of Salem Church or Salem Heights, Va. Atta...

    The Battle of Salem Church, Spotsylvania County, Va., was part of the Chancellorsville Campaign of April-May, 1863, and was actually fought on May 4, 1863.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863-05-03
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    Map of Powhatan County

    Shows the names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward upper left. 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, Savannah, Ga." LC Land ownership maps, 1323 "Gilmer maps no. 30." Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Contributor: Cassell, Charles E. - 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: 1864
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    Battery no. 1 (Powhatan) ; : Battery no. 2 (Marion Hill).

    Gives measurements and latitude and longitude of perimeters. Map annoted with names of land owners: Franklin Stearns, Robert Styll and Saml. Ball. One of a series of ten maps drawn by 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 ...

    • Contributor: Jones, M.
    • Date: 1861
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    The U.S. forts and batteries near Alexandria Va. Sept 1862 sh...

    Shows the locations of Union fortifications surrounding Alexandria, Va., including forts Lyon and Ellsworth in Fairfax County. The locations of Hunting Creek and the Potomac River are also indicated.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862
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    To His Excellency Genl. Washington, Commander in Chief of the...

    Scale ca. 1:14,400. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Includes "References to the British lines" with illus. of ships and "Explanation" of the American and French siege operations. LC copy annotated on verso: Plan de l'investissement de York et de Glocester. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1471 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; ...

    • Contributor: Bauman, Sebastian - Scot, Robert
    • Date: 1782
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    Map of Cedar Mountain and vicinity - and battle.

    Shows the area of Cedar Mountain, Culpeper County, Va., to the north and Gordonsville to the south. Fredericksburg and Stannardsville are also indicated.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862-08-09
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    [Maps illustrating the Gettysburg campaign. June 3-July 3, 18...

    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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    A complete map of Richmond and its fortifications within a ci...

    Scale ca. 1:54,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 628 "As a guide to note the approach of the Federal army, this map is invaluable, as the plan of its fortifications is taken from a correct drawing of a Southern engineer, who recently escaped to Europe." Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: William H. Forbes & Company
    • Date: 1863
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    Blockade of the Potomac - by Rebels, winter of 1861

    Shows the Potomac River with the Confederate forces located near Cockpit Point, Prince William County, Va.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1861
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    Map of a part of the city of Richmond showing the burnt distr...

    "Confederate imprint" -- LC Civil War maps / Stephenson. "Published by Wm. Ira Smith proprietor Richmond Whig." Advertised to be sold for 50 cents each on Apr. 10, 1865 -- Evening Whig (Richmond), Apr. 8, 1865. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by isolines. Shows an area north of the James River surrounding the capitol and includes ...

    • Contributor: Ludwig, C. L. - Smith, William Ira
    • Date: 1865
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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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    The Mud march ... shewing [sic] movement on Bank's Ford Jany....

    In mid-January 1863, Union General Burnside ordered his exhausted troops to recross the Rappahannock River above R. E. Lee's left flank. A heavy rain fell as the army began to move and the road soon became a quagmire. Wagons and artillery sank; men and horses floundered. In the end the effort had to be abandoned, much to the disappointment of the amused Confederates who ...

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1861
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    Plan of the Battle of Rappahannock Station November 7th 1863.

    As part of the Bristoe Campaign, while Union troops fought to cross the Rappahannock River at Kelly's Ford, Ewell's Confederates defended the pontoon bridge at Rappahannock Station approximately four miles away. This image gives details of the terrain, the elaborate Confederate fortifications, burnt buildings, and destroyed bridges.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863-11-07
  • Map

    [Map of Spotsylvania County, Va.].

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows fortifications in the Chancellorsville area and the names of residents. Date, title, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil on 3/4 inch pencil grid on tracing linen. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H60 LC Land ownership maps, 1349 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Date: 186?
  • Map

    Johnson's map of the vicinity of Richmond, and Peninsular Cam...

    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." Appears in: Johnson's new illustrated (steel plate) family atlas, ca. 1863. Prime meridian: Washington, D.C. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 602.2 On ...

    • Contributor: Johnson, A. J. (alvin Jewett) - Johnson and Ward - Johnson, A. J.
    • Date: 1862
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    Preliminary chart of the Atlantic coast : from the entrance o...

    Depths shown by soundings. 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. Oct. 2002; Source unknown (1968); Map Cataloging Team. Civil War Map Proj. no.: LVA00069. Conservation: 1968. Digital image available: 27.4 x 16.5 in. Map accession ...

    • Contributor: Lindenkohl, A. - United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1862
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    Sketch of the entrenched lines in the immediate front of Pete...

    Scale ca. 1:63,360. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 609 Indicates Union and Confederate lines, names of forts, roads, railroads, street pattern of Petersburg, houses, names of residents, and drainage. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Michler, N. (nathaniel) - Michler, N.
    • Date: 1865
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    Appomattox Court House. [1865]

    LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 525.3 Detailed map of the environs of Appomattox Court House showing roads, railroads, houses and names of residents, drainage, and woodlands. Troop positions are not depicted. In this issue, the map is printed on a yellow background with the North Branch of the Appomatox River colored blue. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of ...

    • Contributor: Michler, N. (nathaniel) - Weyss, J. E. - Michler, N.
    • Date: 1867
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    [Map of the James River Valley from the vicinity of Richmond ...

    Shows both Confederate and Federal fortifications in the area of Malvern Hill and shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Title, date, and scale derived from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink on irregularly shaped sheet of tracing paper sectioned in 2 and mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H100 Imperfect: Holes in bottom right and left side of ...

    • Date: 1862
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    Henrico County, Virginia : prepared under the direction of Li...

    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