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    General diagram : [western Philadelphia city and adjacent portions of Delaware and Montgomery counties, Pennsylvania].

    Topographic map showing proposed and existing Civil-War batteries and defensive positions immediately west of Philadelphia. Relief shown by contours and hachures. Title from southern sheet. Partial tracing of the 1863 ms. topographic map showing 1st- and 2nd-class fortifications at Philadelphia (CW 358.22). Oriented with north to the right. Pen-and-ink, red ink (contours), and watercolors. Drawn in 2 segments (sheets): [Northern] -- [Southern]. "No. 2866" ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Bache, A. D. (alexander Dallas)
    • Date: 1863

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    Map of a reconnaissance of the approaches to Philadelphia showing the positions and lines of defence on the north front of the city

    Topographic map of northern Philadelphia and small adjacent part of Montgomery County showing Civil War earthworks and batteries. Relief shown by contours and hachures. Signed in handwriting (brown ink): George Davidson, Assistant Engineer Fortifications. Pen-and-ink, red ink (contours), and watercolors. Former ownership rubber-stamping at foot of title: U.S.C. & G. Survey, Library and Archives, no. 126. "No. 2868X" and "854W 1863" (former Coast Survey ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Bache, A. D. (alexander Dallas) - Davidson, George - Fauntleroy, A. R.
    • Date: 1863
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    Map of a reconnoissance [sic] of the approaches to Philadelphia showing the positions and lines of defence on the west front of the city

    Topographic map of western Philadelphia and small adjacent parts of Montgomery and Delaware counties showing 1st- and 2nd-order Civil War earthworks and batteries. Relief shown by contours, hachures, and spot heights. Pen-and-ink, red ink (contours), and watercolors. Former ownership rubber-stamping to left of title: U.S.C. & G. Survey, Library and Archives, no. 1. "Acc. no. 54399" and "854 ST 1863" (former Coast Survey numbers) ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Bache, A. D. (alexander Dallas) - Whiting, Henry L.
    • Date: 1863
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    Map of supplementary reconnaissance of the approaches to Philadelphia by the West-Chester Road : including the section from Newtown Square to the east branch of the Brandywine Creek

    Topographic map showing Civil War earthworks and batteries. Relief shown by contours and spot heights. Authorship statement citing Whiting's name is in handwriting (black ink). Pen-and-ink, red ink (contours), and watercolors. "No. 2863X" and "854W" (former Coast Survey numbers) are handwritten in ink on sheet and on adhesive label at lower right. Imperfect: Fold-lined. Originally drawn on 3 sheets. Includes notes. LC Civil War ...

    • Contributor: Whiting, Henry L. - Bache, A. D. (alexander Dallas) - United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1863
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    Map of supplementary reconnaissance of the approaches to Philadelphia by the Lancaster Turnpike : including the section between Villa Nova and Paoli

    Road map showing minor fortifications along the Philadelphia and Lancaster Turnpike. Relief shown by form lines. Pen-and-ink, red ink, and pink watercolor. Former ownership stamp in lower right corner: U.S.C. & G. Survey. Library and Archives, Jan. 28, 1902, acc. no. 53677; adhesive label affixed in lower right corner: 854 St; no. rubber-stamped on verso: 290. Statement of attribution of Henry L. Whiting is ...

    • Contributor: Whiting, Henry L. - Bache, A. D. (alexander Dallas) - United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1863
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    Chesapeake Bay, Sheet no. 1, York River, Hampton Roads, Chesapeake entrance..

    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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    Chesapeake Bay. Sheet 6, from the mouth of York River to the entrance to bay.

    Scale 1:80,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 47.52 From its Report of the Superintendent of the Coast Survey showing the progress of the survey during the year 1862 (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1864). Map 15. "No. 15" is in the upper left corner. At head of title: Coast chart no. 36. Similar to the preceeding chart, but with a change in the title. ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1863
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    Chesapeake Bay from its head to Potomac River,

    Scale 1:80,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 33.5 From its Report of the Superintendent of the Coast Survey, showing the progress of the survey during the year 1864 (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1866). Maps 17-19. At head of title: Coast charts nos. 31, 32, 33. Overall title cited above appears on coast chart no. 32 (map 18). Available also through the Library of ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1861
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    Map of Montgomery County, Maryland

    General-content military map; also shows rural buildings with householders' names and extensive delineation of ravines (only in Montgomery County in the immediate vicinity of the District of Columbia). Also covers the western end of Prince George's County (Md.). Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward the upper left. "Autographic Transfer printed at the Coast Survey Office, June 24th 1863." Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: United States. Bureau of Topographical Engineers - United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1862
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    The harbor of Annapolis

    Scale 1:60,000. Triangulation by James Ferguson and Ferd. H. Gerdes, assistants ; the hydrography under the direction of George M. Bache, lieutenant U.S. Navy ; typography by F.H. Gerdes, assistant. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Covers Annapolis region including Severn River and adjacent part of Chesapeake Bay. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Bache, A. D. (alexander Dallas) - Cutts, R. D. (richard Dominicus) - Ferguson, James - Gerdes, F. H.
    • Date: 1846
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    Map of the environs of Washington : compiled from Boschkes' map of the District of Columbia and from surveys of the U.S. Coast Survey showing the line of the defences of Washington ...

    Shows buildings, rural property lines, householders' names, and vegetation. Relief shown by contours and hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. India ink, col. ink, and col. wash. Northern section is printed map with ms. annotation. Remainder is completely ms. Originally drawn on 4 sheets, assembled to 1 sheet, and sectioned to 6 parts. On verso on label affixed to cloth backing: No. 187. ...

    • Contributor: Barnard, J. G. (john Gross) - Boschke, A. - United States Coast Survey - Barnard, J. G.
    • Date: 1865
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    [Eastern Tennessee, with parts of Alabama, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, Virginia, and Kentucky]

    Scale 1:633,600. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 75.8 General map, without title. State names and boundaries are printed in red. "Library of the Department of State" is written in ink in the upper margin. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Lindenkohl, A.
    • Date: 1865
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    Sketch G showing the progress of the survey in section no. VII, from 1849 to 1857.

    Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1857
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    Preliminary chart of the northeastern part of the Gulf of Mexico, including the Strait of Florida. Autographic transfer 1861.

    Scale 1:600,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 17.75 At head of title: U.S. Coast Survey, A. D. Bache, Supdt. Chart of the coast from Mobile Bay, Alabama, to St. Lucie Inlet, Florida, indicating soundings and bottom contours at 6, 12, and 18 feet. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1861
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    Sketch H. showing the progress of the survey in section no. VIII, from 1846 to 1862.

    Scale 1:600,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 35.5 From its Report of the Superindent of the Coast Survey, showing the progress of the survey during the year 1862. (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1864). Map 35. At head of title: U.S. Coast Survey. A. D. Bache, Superindent. "No. 35" in the upper left corner. Map shows the extent of the triangulation network from Mobile ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1862
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    Gulf coast of the United States, Key West to Rio Grande.

    Scale 1:1,200,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 47.62-CW 47.64 Eastern part [Key West to the Mississippi River.]--Western Part [Mississippi River to Rio Grande] From its Report of the Superintendent of the Coast Survey, showing the progress of the survey during the year 1863 (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1864). Map 22-23. "No. 22" is in the upper left corner of Eastern part and "No. ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1863
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    Gulf coast of the United States; Key West to Rio Grande.

    Scale 1:1,200,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 47.6 (Its no. 5) At head of title: U.S. Coast Survey, A. D. Bache, Supt. "Electrotype copy no. 1 by G. Mathiot, U.S.G.S., no. 5" printed in upper margin. Chart of the Gulf coast indicating soundings, lights, and bottom contours at 10 and 100 fathoms. Stamped in the lower right corner: From collection of David Dixon ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1863
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    Southern Mississippi and Alabama showing the approaches to Mobile.

    Map includes part of west Florida and shows drainage, place names, roads, and railroads.

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1863
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    Preliminary chart of the Atlantic coast from Cape Hateras to Cape Florida. Autographic transfer 1861.

    Scale 1:1,200,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 17.7 At head of title: U.S. Coast Survey; A. D. Bache, Supdt. General chart indicating soundings, lighthouses, 10-and 100-fathom bottom contours, and the "axis of the Gulfstream." Another copy in the Geography and Map Division has been annotated to show "Lights, July 1862." Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Maedel, J. W.
    • Date: 1861
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    Military map of south-eastern Virginia

    Shows fortifications, towns, roads, railroads, drainage, and some vegetation. A list of authorities is in the lower right corner. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 472 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Lindenkohl, H. (henry) - Krebs, Charles G.
    • Date: 1862
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    Military map of south-eastern Virginia

    Shows fortifications, towns, roads, railroads, drainage, and some vegetation. A list of authorities is in the lower right corner differs from list on G3880 1862 .U54 CW 472. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 473 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Lindenkohl, A. - Lindenkohl, H. (henry) - Krebs, Charles G.
    • Date: 1862
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    Military map of south-western Virginia & North Carolina

    Relief shown by hachures and shading. Originally issued as a map folded into a textual publication (book?). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no.: 2000-45. CW3

    • Contributor: Lindenkohl, H. (henry) - Bache, A. D. (alexander Dallas) - Krebs, Charles G. - United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1865
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    [Map of Virginia and North Carolina from the coast to the Blue Ridge]

    Gilbert Thompson stamped on verso. "No. 1: Parts of Virginia and N. Carolina, 6 sheets, index inside; U.S.G.S. 1865. 1'=10 ms." on verso in red and black ink. Sheet 1 of a 6-sheet series of maps used by Gilbert Thompson during the Civil War. An index which is pasted on the verso shows the areas covered by the sheets. In addition to this sheet, ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Bache, A. D. (alexander Dallas)
    • Date: 1865
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    Metomkin Inlet, Virginia.

    Scale 1:20,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 584.4 From its Report of the Superintendent of the Coast Survey, showing the progress of the survey during the year 1862 (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1864). Map 16. "No. 16" is in the upper left corner. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1862
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    Matomkin Inlet, Virginia

    Depths shown by soundings. Lower left corner of the copy is wanting. From its Report of the Superintendent of the Coast Survey, showing the progress of the survey during the year 1862 (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1864). Map 16. "No. 378" is in the upper left corner. Title changed to: "Matomkin Inlet, Virginia" ; similar to G3882.C6 1862 .U5 CW 584.4. Description derived from ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1862