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  • Map
    Birds eye view of Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, and the District of Columbia the seat of war
    Seat of war
    "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1861, by W. Schaus in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the U.S. for the Southern District of New York." Insets: [Lower Mississippi Valley] -- [Richmond]. Relief shown by shading. Shows railroads, forts, cities, towns, and principal roads. Similar to no. 17.3, LC Civil War maps (2d ed.). This is a map, not ...
    • Contributor: Schedler, J. - Sarony, Major & Knapp Lith - William Schaus (Firm)
    • Date: 1861
  • Map
    Battlefield of Cedar Mountain, August 9th, 1862 Scale 1:31,680. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 526.5 From U.S. Congress. Joint Committee on the Conduct of the War, in two volumes. Supplemental report of the Joint Committee on the conduct of the War, in two volumes. Supplemental to Senate report no. 142, 38th Congress, 2d session (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1866). v. 2, fol. p. 190. Accompanies "Report of Major General John ...
    • Contributor: Pope, John
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    Official map of the lower Potomac River picket lines Jany 1862. Shows area of Fairfax County, Va., between Pohick Church and Accotink to the north and Colchester to the south.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    Preliminary map of Lunenburg County, Virginia
    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
    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
  • Map
    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
    [Map of Culpeper County with parts of Madison, Rappahannock, and Fauquier counties, Virginia] Printed general map without title or border showing roads, railroads, settlements, farms with owners' names, vegetation, streams, and fords. Relief shown by form lines in hilly areas. Also covers Culpeper city region (Va.). Title adapted from citation in R.W. Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 532 Imperfect: 3 copies variously fold-lined, wrinkled, torn, taped, stained, annotated in lead pencil, ...
    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers - Schedler, J. (Joseph)
    • Date: 1863
  • Map
    Henrico, Co., Virginia, with additions showing the defensive lines and works of Richmond. Scale ca. 1:62,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 643 "Authorities From Henrico Co. map photographed by U.S. Coast Survey and captured Rebel map." Indicates Confederate fortifications, houses, names of residents, towns, roads, railroads, relief by hachures, drainage, and vegetation. 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: 1864
  • Map
    Battlefield of Manassas, Va. close of the action August 29th, 1862 Scale 1:25,344 ("2 1/2 inches to one mile"). LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 573.5 From U.S. Congress. Joint Committee on the Conduct of the War. Supplemental report of the Joint Committee on the Conduct of the war, in two volumes. Supplemental to Senate report no. 142, 38th Congress, 2d session (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1866). v. 2, fol. p. 190. Accompanies "Report of ...
    • Contributor: Pope, John
    • Date: 1866
  • Map
    Military map of south-eastern Virginia Scale 1:200,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 489 Map title appears inside the border in the upper right corner. Indicates 5-mile concentric circles centered on Richmond, roads, bridges, railroads, towns, houses, drainage, vegetation, and some fortifications in the Richmond-Petersburg area. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Lindenkohl, A.
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    [Southern Virginia and northern North Carolina]
    Map of Virginia and 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
  • Map
    [Sketch of a portion of Orange County, north and west of Gordonsville to Rapidan Station]. Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. Date, title, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil on an irregularly torn piece of ledger paper, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H102 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 186?
  • Map
    Official plan of the siege of Yorktown, Va., conducted by the Army of the Potomac under command of Maj. Gen. George B. McClellan, U.S.A., April 5th to May 3rd 1862 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
  • Map
    [Map of the northern part of Virginia and West Virginia, between the Blue Ridge and the Alleghany Front, south of the Potomac River and north of New Market]. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Date and title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. In upper left: The square are miles. Pen-and-ink on pencil grid, mounted on cloth. Imperfect: horizontal creases and some staining and tears on edges. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H12 In upper left: No. 21. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 186?
  • Map
    Map of a portion of the Rappahannock River and vicinity, Virginia : to illustrate the operations of the Army of Northern Virginia C.S. and the Army of the Potomac U.S. from the ... Shows troop positions, settlements, roads, railroads, drainage, fords, vegetation, county names, and rural houses. Also covers Fredericksburg city region. Relief shown by hachures. At head of title: No. 2. "The Battle Fields of Virginia". Printed proof sheet with ms. pencil annotations by Hotchkiss in lower margin. An uncorrected version appears in Hotchkiss's and William Allan's book "The battle-fields of Virginia: Chancellorsville" (New York: D. ...
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah - Robinson, S. , (Sampson ) - Barnard, William S. - Confederate States of America. Army. Corps of Engineers - D. Van Nostrand Company
    • Date: 1866
  • Map
    [Preliminary map of northeastern Virginia, south of the Rappahannock, east of the Blue Ridge, and north of 38⁰ N. Lat.]. Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Date and title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Sun print on a number of sheets pieced together and sectioned in two, with extensive ink and pencil annotations including a colored ink extension of the map drawn over a pencil grid showing roads connecting a portion of the map with Washington, D.C. and Alexandria, Virginia. ...
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    Survey of the western part of Chesterfield Co. Virginia Shows the names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. 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 Acadamey by his only daughter, Mrs. J.F. Minis, Savannah, Ga." "Approved July 9th 1864 Albert H. Campbell Capt. P. Engrs. in chrg Topo. Dept. D.N.Va." LC ...
    • Contributor: Henderson, D. E. - Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry) - Minis, Louisa Porter - Confederate States of America. Army. Department of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office - United States Military Academy
    • Date: 1863
  • Map
    Plan of the battle of Fredericksburg, Virginia : shewing [sic] Union and Rebel positions 13th Decr 1862. The map shows positions at the beginning of the battle, with the bulk the of Union Army located across the Rappahannock from Fredericksburg, awaiting the construction of a pontoon bridge. Once across, the Union forces were met with fierce opposition from Confederate forces located in the hills to the west and south of the town. Depicts the area surrounding Fredericksburg and on both sides ...
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862-12-13
  • Map
    [Preliminary map of northeastern Virginia embracing portions of Prince William, Stafford, and Fauquier counties]. Gives the names of some residents. Date, title, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink over pencil grid on 5 sheets pasted together, sectioned in 2, and mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H16 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 186?
  • Map
    Botetourt Co., Va. : north west section.
    Botetourt County, Virginia
    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?
  • Map
    Battles of the Crater and of June 22nd. Shows Union and Rebel lines and fortifications. 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. Dec. 1943, Lydia B. Palmer, ea (lot); March 2004, Map Cataloging Team. Civil War project no.: lva00195. Conservation: Etherington Conservation Center, Jan. ...
    • Contributor: Korff Brothers
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    Map of the county of Rockbridge, Virginia Shows magisterial districts and names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward the upper right. LC Land ownership maps, 1341 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy imperfect: Shellacked and mounted on cloth backing.
    • Contributor: Gilham, William - A. Hoen & Co.
    • Date: 1860
  • Map
    Map of Loudoun County, Virginia Shows magisterial districts and names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. "Edition A." "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1853 by Robert Pearsall Smith in the Clerks Office of District Court of the Eastern District Court of Pennsylvania." Sheets pasted together in 20 sections, sectioned in 4, and mounted on cloth. LC Land ownership maps, 1287 Includes text, "Geological profile ...
    • Contributor: Taylor, Yardley - Thomas Reynolds & Robert Pearsall Smith, Publishers
    • Date: 1854
  • Map
    Lloyd's official map of the state of Virginia : from actual surveys by order of the executive, 1828 & 1859. Relief shown by hachures. Mounted on cloth. "N.B.: This is the only map used to plan campaigns in Virginia by Gen. Scott." Prime meridian: Washington. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 450.1 Includes publisher's advertisements in lower margin, text, and tables for population, steamboat routes, and altitudes. Accompanied by broadside for the sale of Lloyd's Virginia and Missouri maps (1 sheet ; 28 x ...
    • Contributor: Lloyd, James T.
    • Date: 1861
  • Map
    Map of the defences [sic] of Richmond, Va., April 1865. Portrays 23 numbered forts around the city of Richmond, which includes the following named forts, Johnson, Magruder, and Harrison.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1865