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    Survey of Orange County, Virginia

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. At head of title: Chief Engineers Office, D.N.V., Col. J.F. Gilmer, Chief Eng. Scale derived from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. On left margin: Loaned to the War Records Office by Maj. Jed. Hotchkiss, Sept. 17, 1892. Pen-and-ink drawn on a 3/4-inch grid, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H52 LC ...

    • Contributor: Izard, Walter - Campbell, Albert H. (albert Henry) - Gilmer, Jeremy Francis
    • Date: 1863
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    [Map of mineral lands in Culpepper County, Virginia, on the Rapidan River].

    Relief shown by hachures. Title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink, pencil (some col.), and watercolor, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H236 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 229. Imperfect: Holes throughout. Mended tear in bottom left corner.

    • Date: 188?
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    Plan of the Union and Rebel position at Yorktown, Va., April 7th, 1862.

    Illustrates a portion of York County, Va., showing headquarters camps of the various generals of the U.S. Army of the Potomac, including the Sawmill, headquarters of General Samuel P. Heintzelman, in the Peninsula Campaign, March-July 1862.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862-04-07
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    Second battle field at Bull Run

    Shows the Union forces under Gen. John Pope and the Confederates under Gen. Robert E. Lee on the 29th, 30th, and 31st of August 1862 in an area of Virginia defined by the towns of Chantilly to the north, Manassas Junction to the South, Centreville to the east and Gainesville to the west.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862-08-29
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    Battle-field & environs of the city of Fredericksburg.

    "To James G. McCabe, Jr., from his friend James W.B." Dated 1863 in pencil in upper right corner. Dated on map: 13th Dec. 1862. Relief shown by hachures. Signed in lower right corner: J.M.B. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's Archives Research Services department for more information. Swem, C.E. Maps relating to Virginia, 1008 ...

    • Date: 1863
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    Sketch of proposed defences for the depot at Aquia Creek

    "Copy for Col. G.H. Biddle 95th Reg N.Y. Vols. or the officer succeeding him, as commandant of the post." Oriented with north to the bottom. Pen and ink. Relief shown by hachures. Shows roads, railroads, rivers, houses and names of occupants. Troop placements marked in red. Shows the area from Accakeek Creek along the shore of the Potomac River to Aquia Creek. This item ...

    • Contributor: Long, W. S. - Biddle, G. H. - United States. Army. Dept. Of the Rappahannock
    • Date: 1862
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    [Map showing the location of Roaring Run Furnace lands in Alleghany County, Virginia, nearing Covington].

    Relief shown by hachures. Title and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil over ink grid on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H245 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 370 crossed out.

    • Date: 188?
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    North Anna. [May 22-27, 1864]

    Scale ca. 1:67,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 590 From Century illustrated monthly magazine, v. 34, June 1887, p. 292. "Union works are marked . . . U" and "Confederate works are marked . . .C." Shows roads, houses, names of residents, relief by hachures, drainage, mills, towns, railroads, and vegetation. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Contributor: Michler, N. (nathaniel)
    • Date: 1887
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    Map of New Kent, Charles City, James City and York counties.

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. At head of title: Chief Engineers Office DN.V., Colonel J.F. Gilmer, Chief Engineer. "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, 1312 Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Contributor: Gilmer, Jeremy Francis - Minis, Louisa Porter - Confederate States of America. Army. Department of Northern Virginia - Virginia Historical Society
    • Date: 186?
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    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
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    Plan of Fortress Monroe, Virginia, March 6, 1862.

    Shows in close view the area surrounding Fort Monroe.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862-03-06
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    Fredericksburg. [Dec. 1862]

    Relief shown by hachures. 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, and drainage. Surveyed & drawn by Maj. J.E. Weyss, assisted by F. Theilkuhl, J. Strasser & G. Thompson. Description derived from ...

    • Contributor: Michler, N. (nathaniel) - Michler, N.
    • Date: 1867
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    Map showing portions of the Federal and Confederate forces at the battle of Five Forks, fought April 1, 1865 : it also shows the country over which was fought the Battle of ...

    Wall map of part of Dinwiddie County (Va.) showing Civil War troop positions, roads, railroad, settlements, buildings, farms with occupants' names, and streams. Does not show troop positions or movements for battles of Quaker Road or Dinwiddie Court House. Title from typewritten label affixed at upper left corner. Gift; Mr. A.S. Perham; 1920. Pen-and-ink (black and red) and lead-pencil guidelines. LC Civil War maps ...

    • Contributor: Perham, Aurestus S.
    • Date: 1865
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    Map of the Rappahannock River fron [sic] Port Royal to Richards Ferry

    Relief shown by hachures. Also covers Fredericksburg city region. Shows "Lines of Gen. Hooker" at Chancellorsville, "Battle field of Gen. Sedgwick" at Salem Church, military bridges, towns, farmsteads with residents' names, wooded areas, and streams. Pen-and-ink (black/red) and watercolor (blue). Endorsed in ink handwriting on verso on 2 panels: Map of the Rappahannock from Port Royal to Kelly's Ford, showing the crossings of Gen. ...

    • Contributor: Vernam, John S. - Woodbury, Daniel P. (daniel Phineas) - Benham, Henry Washington - United States. Army of the Potomac. Engineer Brigade - United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1863
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    Map of vicinity of Fisher's Hill

    Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures and form lines. Pen-and-ink over 1 1/2-inch pencil grid on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H187 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 57.

    • Contributor: Campbell, Albert H. (albert Henry) - Randolph, Innes - Campbell, Albert H.
    • Date: 1864
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    Sketch of the battle of Belle Grove or Cedar Creek, Wednesday, Oct'r 19th, 1864

    Shows fortifications but no troop movements and names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink and pencil over 1-inch pencil grid, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H194 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 425.

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1864
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    The battle of Chancellorsville Sunday, May 3rd, 1863

    Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north to left. Pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor mounted on cloth. Cameo impression in margin at bottom right: Reynolds's Bristolboard (with crown in center). LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H135 In pencil on verso: 19. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Robinson, S. , (sampson ) - Robinson, S.
    • Date: 1863
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    Map of western Virginia

    Scale ca. 1:887,040. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 465.5 General map of western Virginia extending from Staunton to Cumberland Gap and showing roads, railroads, cities and towns, rivers, and relief by hachures. This is the first of three issues in the Library of Congress published in 1862. This issue is characterized by the appearance of "Civ. Engr." after the compiler's name and a ...

    • Contributor: Nicholson, W. L.
    • Date: 1862
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    Map of the lower [Shenandoah] Valley

    Shows the names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H144 Imperfect: Several damp stains with loss of text. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 73.

    • Contributor: Brown, Samuel Howell - Hoffmann, J. Paul
    • Date: 1863
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    Map of the Potomac & Anacostia rivers between Washington D.C. & Alexandria Va.

    Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. "Copied from the tracining [sic] of original and sent to Com'd'r J.A. Dahlgren U.S.N., M.S. Smith, Cap't of Top'l Eng'rs Asst. C.S. in charge of Office, Coast Survey Office, Washington, February 17th 1857." Blue-line print of ms. map. Includes note. "P.W. 1832. Antique." LC copy accompanied by typewritten text of note by "RS 5/9/77." Available also ...

    • Contributor: Young, William S. - Upshur, A. P. (abel Parker) - Whiting, William - Smith, M. S. - United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1842
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    Plan of the city of Washington in the District of Columbia : established as the permanent seat of the government of the United States, extended to embrace its suburban towns, villages, &c. ...

    Depths shown by contours. Also covers Rosslyn (Va.). Also shows block numbers, water and sewer lines, streetlights, major buildings, and streetcar lines. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the Office of the Clerk of the Supreme Court of the District of Columbia in the year 1870." Includes notes, insets of D.C. avenues and Alexandria, and population table. LC copy darkened, brittle, missing substantial ...

    • Contributor: Forsyth, William
    • Date: 1870
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    Map showing from Richmond to Fredericksburg, Va.

    Printed map with annotations by Sneden highlighting the defenses of Richmond, Va., and locations associated with the Battle of the Wilderness, 5-7 May 1864.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox - Schott, Charles A. (charles Anthony)
    • Date: 1862
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    Map of the country surrounding Richmond, Virginia : showing the railroads, principal roads, water-courses, etc.

    From: Harper's weekly, August 23, 1862, p. 533-534. 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. March 1945, Cora Wilson, b; Feb. 2003, Map Cataloging Team. Civil War project no.: lva00094. Conservation: Etherington ...

    • Date: 1862
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    Map of a part of eastern Virginia.

    Scale 1:240,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 481.4 Anonymous map of the counties of Berkeley, Jefferson, Loudoun, Fairfax, Prince William, and Fauquier showing cities and towns, roads and railroads, rivers and streams, and names of residents. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Date: 1863
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    Battle field of Winchester, Va. (Opequon) [September 19, 1864]

    Scale ca. 1:9600. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 670 Detailed map of Winchester and vicinity showing Union positions in blue and Confederate positions in red, troop movements, names of commanders, roads, railroads, street plan of Winchester, drainage, vegetation, houses, fences, names of residents, and relief by hachures and contour lines. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web ...

    • Contributor: Gillespie, G. L.
    • Date: 1873