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  • Map
    Map of the Virginia Central Rail Road showing the connection between tide water Virginia, and the Ohio River at Big Sandy, Guyandotte and Point Pleasant; made by W. Vaisz Top. Eng. Map of Virginia and parts of adjacent states showing drainage, county boundaries, place names and "McAdamised" roads.
    • Contributor: Vaisz, W. - Virginia Central Railroad Company
    • Date: 1852
  • Map
    Potomac, Fredericksburg, & Piedmont R.R. from Fredg., to O.C.H. 38 miles, by C. M. Braxton, Sketch map of part of Virginia from Fredericksburg to Orange Court House. Shows relief by form lines, drainage, cities and towns, and the line of survey in red. Chartered as the Fredericksburg and Gordonsville Rail Road. See entry 412.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah - Potomac, Fredericksburg, and Piedmont Railroad
    • Date: 1876
  • Map
    Map of Virginia and Maryland : constructed from the latest authorities.
    Virginia & Maryland
    "J.H. Young Sc." Prime meridian: Washington. Cover title "Virginia & Maryland." Population data for counties in Virgina and Maryland pasted on verso of front cover. Signed inside cover: M. Fillmore, Buffalo N.Y. Includes statistical tables of population according to the census of 1820. Inset: Plan of Washington City & Georgetown. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Annotated...
    • Contributor: Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus) - Young, J. H. (James Hamilton) - Mitchell, S. Augustus
    • Date: 1834
  • Map
    [Map of Albemarle County, north of the Virginia Central Railroad, and a portion of Augusta County along the south fork of the Shenandoah River]. Shows the names of some residents. Date and title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Drawn on a 3/8-in. grid. Pen-and-ink and pencil mounted on paper. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H20 LC Land ownership maps, 1197 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 186?
  • Map
    Fortress Monroe, Old Point Comfort, & Hygeia Hotel, Va. in 1861 & 1862. The key to the South Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 547.2 Bird's-eye view. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: E. Sachse & Co.
    • Date: 1861
  • Map
    Magnus' historical war map. One hundred & fifty miles around Richmond. Scale ca. 1:920,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 632.2 General map centered on Richmond, Virginia. "Mirror of events [i.e., list of battles] 1861-62-63-64" has been attached to the left of the map. Insets: Maj. Gen. Canby' base of operations [Mississippi and Red River area] 9 x 8 cm.-Maj. Gen. W. T. Sherman's base of operations [northern Georgia] 9 x 8 cm.-Fortifications around Richmond,...
    • Contributor: Magnus, Charles
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    Map of the city of Richmond, Virginia Scale ca. 1:13,350. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 645.5 General map indicating streets and street names, important buildings, and relief by hachures. Water is tinted blue. LC Copy 1: This map was acquired by the Library of Congress in 1948 with the purchase of the papers and maps of Jedediah Hotchkiss. LC Copy 1: Longitude and latitude of the Washington Observatory added in...
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    Map of route and positions, First Corps, Army of Va., Maj. Gen. Sigel comg., from July 7th to Septr. 10th 1862 Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 461 In upper right corner: Ho. Reps. Ex. Doc. no. 81-37th Cong. 3rd Sess. The route of the First Corps is shown from Middletown, Virginia, to the defenses of Washington. Roads, towns, vegetation, drainage, houses, and names of residents are indicated along the line of march. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the...
    • Contributor: Kappner, Franz
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    [Fauquier Co., Va. : northwestern part].
    Fauquier County, Virginia
    Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. Oriented with north toward right. Each sheet pasted together in 6 sections, sectioned in 2, and 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, 1253 Available...
    • Contributor: Gilmer, Jeremy Francis - Minis, Louisa Porter - Confederate States of America. Army. Department of Northern Virginia - Virginia Historical Society
    • Date: 186?
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    Petersburg and Five Forks. [1864-1865] Scale 1:42,240. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 607.8, 607.9 In this issue, the map is printed on a yellow background with rivers colored green. Detailed topographic map showing Confederate works in red and Union fortifications in blue, houses, fences, names of residents, drainage, vegetation, hachures, railroads, roads, and the street pattern of Petersburg. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library...
    • Contributor: Michler, N. (Nathaniel) - Michler, N.
    • Date: 1867
  • Map
    Map of Virginia and neighboring states showing the location of battles in the Civil War 1861-1865. Scale ca. 1:366,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 509.4 Map of eastern Virginia and parts of North Carolina, Maryland, West Virginia, and Pennsylvania, showing "battles in which New York regiments were engaged," "railroads at time of war," and "turnpikes and plank roads." Union states are colored yellow, and Confederate states are green. Copyright no. "C1. F 22761." Description derived from published bibliography. Available...
    • Contributor: Northrup, William P.
    • Date: 1912
  • Map
    Reconnaissance of the battle field at Bull Run, Va., fought July 21, 1861 Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Shows names of some residents. Annotations show troop positions and engagements. Oriented with north to the right. Sun print with annotations in red ink, mounted on cloth and under cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 561 Inscribed in ink: With respects of Genl. J.G. Barnard. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a...
    • Contributor: Abbot, Henry L.
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    A new map of Virginia from the best authorities From the London Magazine. November 1761, v. 30. Prime meridian: London and Philadelphia. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1436 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy 2. Gift; From the collection of Dr. Gerald D. Aurbach, given in his memory by his wife, Hanna, and daughters, Elissa and Pamela. Acquisitions control no. 94-29
    • Contributor: Kitchin, Thomas
    • Date: 1761
  • Map
    Carte de la Virginie et du Maryland. Scale ca. 1:880,000. Third state. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows Virginia, Maryland, and "De La War counties." The third state is described in Joshua Fry's The Fry & Jefferson map of Virginia and Maryland; a facsimile of the 1st ed. ... introduction by Dumas Malone. 1966. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1433 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as...
    • Contributor: Robert De Vaugondy, Gilles - Fry, Joshua - Jefferson, Peter - Groux
    • Date: 1776
  • Map
    A map of the state of Virginia, reduced from the nine sheet map of the state in conformity to law Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress, the 31st day of October 1827 by W.B. Giles, Governor of the State of Virginia." Prime meridian: Washington. Includes geological remarks, memoranda, and tables of population, altitudes, and steam boat routes. Routes annotated and roads corrected in ink, pencil, and blue pencil; several ink blots on recto; annotated in two places on verso: Presented...
    • Contributor: Böÿe, Herman - Buchholtz, L. V. (Lewis Von)
    • Date: 1859
  • 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
    Hughes military map of Richmond & Petersburgh [sic], Va. Showing the Rebel fortifications drawn on the ground for the War Department by Major W. C. Hughes of Michigan Scale ca. 1:105,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 632 Copyright no 27521. "Deposited-July 23, 1864. R. J. Meigs Clk." "Respectfully dedicated to the Army of the Potomac." Insets: [View of] Libby Prison. 13 x 16 cm. [View of] Belle Island. 13 x 18 cm. Shows Confederate forts, roads, railroads, towns, vegetation, drainage, hachures, and houses. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through...
    • Contributor: Hughes, William C.
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    Hanover County, Virginia Pencil and pen-and-ink over pencil grid on paper mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H292 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil in lower left corner: (210). In pencil in upper left corner: no. XVI Hanover. On verso in pencil: 156.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1867
  • Map
    [Map of Prince Edward County, Va.]. Shows five township names, but does not give any other names. Date, title, and scale derived from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Oriented with north to the bottom. Pen-and-ink and pencil on a 3/8-inch grid on tracing paper. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H53 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. On verso right bottom corner: 423.
    • Date: 186?
  • Map
    Preliminary map of Prince Edward County, Virginia Shows names of some residents. Pen-and-ink and pencil, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H303 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 184.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah - Washington and Lee University
    • Date: 1871
  • Map
    Map of Fauquier County, Virginia. Scale ca. 1:85,000. Photocopy. Relief shown by hachures. Author inscription taken from "Catalogue of Topographic and Geologic Maps of Virginia" by Joseph K. Roberts and Robert O. Bloomer. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy annotated: Purchased: County Clerk, Fauquier County. AACR2: 651
    • Contributor: [Garden, H. D.]
    • Date: 1876
  • Map
    Sussex, Southampton counties, Virginia Pen-and-ink and pencil on 2 sheets pasted together, mounted on cloth. In pencil in lower left corner: 232. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H307 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 161.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1867
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    A map of the state of Virginia, constructed in conformity to law from the late surveys authorized by the legislature and other original and authentic documents Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. "Entered according to Act of Congress, the 14th day of April 1826, by John Tyler, Governor of the State of Virginia." Prime meridian: Washington. Originally printed on 9 sheets. Includes geological remarks, memoranda, tables of population, altitudes, and steam boat routes, ill., and views of Richmond and the University of Virginia. Available also through the Library...
    • Contributor: Böÿe, Herman - Buchholtz, L. V. (Lewis Von) - Tanner, Benjamin
    • Date: 1859