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    [Map of Drewry's Bluff, Chesterfield Co., Va.]

    "Chief Engineer's Office, D.N.V., Maj. Gen. Jeremy Francis Gilmer, Chief Engineer."--printed on 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. Available also through the Library of Congress web site ...

    • Contributor: Confederate States of America. Army. Dept. Of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office
    • Date: 1864
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    The 2nd Battle of Bull Run, Va., August 1862. Map showing position of the Union and Rebel forces, August 26th, 1862 at 7 p.m.

    Below title: "Copy of Official Map Headquarters 3rd Corps. Drawn by R.K. Sneden, 40th N.Y. Vols. & Topog. Engineer. 3rd Army Corps." NOTE: Researchers will be served a color photocopy of this scrapbook image. Original scrapbook housed in the Museum Department of the Virginia Historical Society (1994.80.4-525) with restricted access. This item is from the collections of the Virginia Historical Society; please contact the ...

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862-08-26
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    Caroline Co., Va.

    Title from verso. Drawn on a 1/4-inch grid. Pen-and-ink on grid drawn in pencil, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H26 Annotated in pencil in upper right: (215). Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Date: 186?
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    Map of Prince George Co., Va.

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. Ink on tracing cloth, drawn on a 3/4-inch grid. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H54 LC Land ownership maps, 1331 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Sommers, S. L. - Campbell, Albert H. (albert Henry)
    • Date: 1864
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    Charge of the V.M.I. cadets : battle of New Market, Va., May 19, 1864

    "Sketch map" LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 587 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Russell, Robert E. L.
    • Date: 1864
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    Map of part of Henrico and Chesterfield Counties, July 12th, 1862

    Shows the names of some residents. At head of title: Chief Engineer's Office, D.N.V. Maj. W.H. Stevens Chief Eng. Pen-and-ink on tracing linen, sectioned in 2 and mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H40 LC Land ownership maps, 1280 Annotated on the reverse in pencil, "Gen. Lee's." No longer visible because of mounting. Available also through the Library of Congress web ...

    • Contributor: Campbell, Albert H. (albert Henry) - Stevens, W. H. (walter H.) - Campbell, Albert H.
    • Date: 1862
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    Manassas National Battlefield Park, Virginia.

    Scale ca. 1:48,000. Printed on both sides of sheet. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 572.2 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes descriptive index, text, and illus. AACR2

    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1971
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    [Sketch of roads south and west of Mt. Jackson, Virginia].

    Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pencil (some col.) over 1-inch pencil grid, mounted between sheets of transparent paper. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H154 In pencil and in ink on red bordered label on verso: 269. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Date: 1863
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    Jetersville and Sailors Creek

    Scale 1:21,120; 3 in. to 1 mile. Relief shown by hachures. Covers Jetersville and Sailors Creek regions. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 559.6 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 100; 700/1; 710/2

    • Contributor: Michler, N. (nathaniel) - Humphreys, A. A. (andrew Atkinson) - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers - Michler, N.
    • Date: 1867
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    Hydrographic reconnaissance of James River, Virginia, from entrance to City Point

    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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    Map of n. eastern Virginia and vicinity of Washington

    Accompanied by sheet: Presented to Brig. Genl. S. Williams, A.A. Genl. Hd. Qrs. Army, by order of Maj. Genl. McClellan, Comd. in Chf. U.S.A. [signed] A.W. Whipple, Maj. T.E. [1] leaf ; 21 x 13 cm. At head of title: Surveys for military defences. Includes "Data used in compilation," table of "Elevations above tide water," and "Geological profile of Loudoun County." Mounted on cloth ...

    • Contributor: United States. War Dept. Corps of Topographical Engineers - McDowell, Irvin - Schedler, J.
    • Date: 1862
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    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
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    Plan of Fort Lyon on Eagle Hill above Alexandria, Va.

    Shows a detailed drawing of Union Fort Lyon located on Eagle Hill in Fairfax County, Va. This fort was the headquarters for Major General Samuel Peter Heintzelman, U.S.A.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862
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    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
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    Map of King William County

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. Oriented with north toward upper left. At head of title: Maj. Gen. J.F. Gilmer Chief Engineer. "Property of Mrs. J.F. Gilmer 126 State Street Savannah Geo To be returned to her." "Approved March 7, 1865 Albert H. Campbell Maj Engrs in chge Top Dep D.N.V." Blueprint. LC Land ownership maps, 1286 Available also through ...

    • Contributor: Blackford, L. (benjamin Lewis) - Gilmer, Jeremy Francis - 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 - Blackford, L.
    • Date: 1865
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    Civil War Virginia campaigns, 1862

    Scale 1:3,750,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 460.5 From Wood, William. Captains of the Civil War; A chronicle of the blue and the gray. (New Haven, Yale University Press, 1921.) Black lines indicate the routes of McClellan and Burnside, and red lines the routes of Lee and Jackson. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as ...

    • Contributor: Joerg, W. L. G. (wolfgang Louis Gottfried) - Joerg, W. L. G.
    • Date: 1921
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    Plan of the battle of Mine Run, Virginia : fought Monday 30th Novr. 1863.

    Meade's intention was to cross the Rapidan River at Germanna Ford, travel west toward Orange Court House, and force Lee from his position in Orange County, just south of river. Alerted to these movements, Lee deployed his forces in strong defensive positions along Mine Run. There being no feasible point of attack, Meade withdrew his forces to winter quarters at Culpeper. Details on this ...

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863-11-30
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    Sketch of the battles of Chancellorsville, Salem Church, and Fredericksburg, May 2, 3, and 4, 1863

    "Accompanying report of Gen. R.E. Lee, C.S. Army Series I. Vol. XXV Part 1: page 795." Plate 41, map 1 from: Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate armies. Washington : GPO, 1891-1893. Relief shown by hachures. Shows location of Union and Confederate forces. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's ...

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1891
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    Map of Fauquier County, Virginia.

    Relief shown in hachures and spot heights. Shows magisterial districts, schools, and churches and Hunt jurisdictions. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes statistical information. Accompanied by historical note, 45 p. AACR2: 651/1

    • Contributor: Fauquier County (va.) Board of Trade
    • Date: 1914
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    General map of the battle-field of Manassas. [July 16-21, 1861]

    Scale ca. 1:105,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 571 From Century illustrated monthly magazine, v. 30, May 1885. p. 103. Indicates troop positions, rivers, roads, railroads, towns, houses, and names of residents. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Struthers, Servoss & Co.
    • Date: 1885
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    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
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    The Mud march ... shewing [sic] movement on Bank's Ford Jany. 19th 1863 by Hooker, Franklin & Sumner.

    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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    Battle-field of Cedar Mountain, August 9th, 1862

    "B.N. Eubank - 1949 Roanoke, Va." "J. Gordan Thomas, Culpeper, Va. furnished markers on bat-field." Map indicates Union and Confederate positions. Oriented with north toward the right. Positive blue-line print. 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 ...

    • Contributor: Hawley, H. - Hildebrand, J. R.
    • Date: 1958
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    Battles of the Crater and of June 22nd.

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows Union and Confederate lines, fortifications, and names of some residents. Selected buildings shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes annotations in pencil. Acquisitions control no.: 91-28. CW3

    • Contributor: Korff Brothers
    • Date: 186?
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    Map of Prince William County, Virginia : compiled from U.S. Geological Survey and other data and corrected with the assistance of reliable residents of the county

    Includes landowners names. Includes two inset maps of the battlefields of Manassas and dividing line between Hamilton and Dettingin parishes and tables on area valuation and population. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Brown, Wm. H. (william H.) - Brown, Wm. H.
    • Date: 1901