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    Virginia Sixth state. Relief shown pictorially. Oriented with north to the right. Accompanied by 2 exhibit notes and LC jacket note. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Smith, John - Hole, William
    • Date: 1624
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    Map of Piedmont Virginia
    Piedmont Virginia
    Shows area from southwest Loudoun County to Carroll County, Virginia. Relief shown by spot heights. Pen-and-ink and pencil, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H210 In pencil on verso: 197. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah - Humphreys, D. C.
    • Date: 1873
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    Map of Caroline County, Va. LC Land ownership maps, 1234 Shows the names of some residents. Pen-and-ink on tracing linen sectioned in two and mounted on cloth. Originally folded, with staining and slight losses along fold lines. At head of title: Chief Engineer's Office, D.N.Va. Col. J.F. Gilmer, Ch'f Eng'r. Signature below title: Approved, Albert H. Campbell, Capt. P. Engrs. & Ch. Top. Dpt. LC Civil War maps (2nd ...
    • Contributor: Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry) - Gilmer, Jeremy Francis - Campbell, Albert H.
    • Date: 1862
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    The important strategic movements in Virginia. Scene of operations in front of Richmond, in the Valley and on the line of the upper Potomac-the threatened offensive movements of the rebels. Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 465.25 From the New York Herald, May 27, 1862, p. 1. General map of eastern Virginia. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 1862
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    Map of the state of Virginia
    Map of Virginia
    "August 1863." "Lith. by Chas. G. Krebs." Accompanied by cover: Map of Virginia / compiled in the office of the United States Coast Survey. Washington, D.C. : W.H. & O.H. Morrison : 15 x 10 cm. Also covers Delaware, Maryland, West Virginia and parts of adjacent states. Shows cities and towns, roads, rivers, and relief by hachures. Map has concentric circles centered on Richmond, ...
    • Contributor: Nicholson, W. L. - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - Krebs, Charles G. - United States Coast Survey - W.H. & O.H. Morrison (Firm)
    • Date: 1863
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    [Map of part of the Union lines during the siege of Petersburg, Virginia] Relief shown by hachures. Description derived from published bibliography. North orientated towards right in pencil. Shows roads, railroads, houses, fences, names of residents, drainage, vegetation, and form lines. "Gilbert Thompson" stamped on lower left corner, annotated in pencil. Sun print. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 616 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Walker, Lewis E. (Lewis Emory) - Walker, Lewis E.
    • Date: 1865
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    Map shewing [sic] advance of 6th Army Corps (Genl. John Sedgwick U.S.A.) to assist Gen. Hooker at Chancellorsville. In January of 1863 Joseph Hooker replaced Ambrose Burnside as commander of the Army of the Potomac. His first order of business was to dislodge R. E. Lee from his position outside of Fredericksburg. Hooker envisioned a two-prong approach, with half his army attacking on Lee's left, while the other half, under the command of John Sedgwick, made a diversionary attack across the Rappahannock ...
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863
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    Map of Augusta County, Virginia Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. Oriented with north toward upper left. Two sheets joined to form 1, mounted on cloth. LC Land ownership maps, 1214 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah - United States. War Department
    • Date: 1875
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    Map of Amelia Co., Virginia
    Map of Amelia County, Virginia | Chief Engineers Office, DNV., Maj. Genl. J.F. Gilmer, chief engr.
    Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. Oriented with north toward upper left. "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." Two sheets joined to form 1, mounted on cloth. LC Land ownership maps, 1204 Available also through the Library ...
    • Contributor: Henderson, D. E. - Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry) - Gilmer, Jeremy Francis - Minis, Louisa Porter - Confederate States of America. Army. Department of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office - Virginia Historical Society
    • Date: 186?
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    Battle of Spotsylvania Courthouse, Virginia showing attack on the salient angle May 12th. Shows the distribution of Confederate forces under the commands of Longstreet, Ewell, and Hill facing Union forces under Wright, Warren, Burnside, and Hancock, with special attention to Hancock's assault on Ewell's forces in the "Mule Shoe salient." Oriented with north to the upper left.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1864-05-12
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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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    Plan of Fort Magruder, Battlefield of Williamsburg, Virginia. Sketched the day after the battle 6th May 1862. Shows the area surrounding Confederate Fort Magruder just south of in Williamsburg, Va. Details include the network of ravines and slashed trees extending the width of the Peninsula used by the Confederate Army as part of its defenses.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862-05-06
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    Plat "B", Charter Oak lands, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Va., showing the Clifton Forge tract of 1695 acrs., 1 to 15 "Copy of C.W. Switzer's map." Pen-and-ink on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H235 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Includes notes. In pencil on verso: 471.
    • Contributor: Switzer, C. W.
    • Date: 1893
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    Cold Harbor. [June 1-3, 1864] Scale ca. 1:55,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 531 From Century illustrated monthly magazine, v. 34, June 1887. p. 296. "Union works are marked . . . U" and "Confederate works are marked . . . C." Shows roads, houses, names of residents, drainage, vegetation, and relief by hachures. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site ...
    • Contributor: Michler, N. (Nathaniel) - Michie, Peter S. - Michler, N.
    • Date: 1887
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    Battle of Malvern Hill showing Magruder's 1st attack June 30th Shows the area of Malvern Hill, Henrico County, Va., where McClellan's retreating army made a final stand, effectively ending the Seven Days' Battles.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862-06-30
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    Plan of the battle of Malvern Hill, Virginia. Fought June 30th and July 1st, 1862. "The position of Union forces at Malvern Hill was on the West. Overlooking Warren were 36 guns having full sweep of the Valley and over the River Road. These batteries were [Stephen Hinsdale] Weed's NYork battery, Edwards', Carlisle's, Smead's and Voegele's. To these later in the day were added the siege guns 1st Conn. Artillery under Col. Robert O. Tyler[,;] these were placed on ...
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862-06-30
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    Plan of the Battle of Winchester, Va. Fought September 19th, 1864. Detail of Winchester, Va., and environs includes roads, railroads, creeks, mills, fords, and the locations of the Confederate Signal Station, "Millroy's Forts," Milltown, Kernstown, Stephenson's Depot, and Greenwood Church. The Confederate line, with Early commanding, is in front of Winchester. Union forces under Gen. Sheridan are shown east of the town, while the Union cavalry is located to the north at Stephenson's Depot. The ...
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1864-09-19
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    [Map of portion of Fredericksburg, Spotsylvania County, Virginia] One of a series of five maps drawn by Col. Normand Smith showing battle lines. Original maps are included in Personal Papers Collection, accession 24417, Gaines Family Papers, 1776-1905. Oriented with north toward the upper left. 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 ...
    • Contributor: Smith, Normand
    • Date: 18??
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    Map of the battle of Chancellorsville, Saturday, May 2nd 1863. Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink and pencil, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H131 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Includes a list of names and locations of regiments and brigades. In pencil on verso: 96.
    • Date: 1863
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    A plan of Mr. Clifton's neck land platted by a scale of 50 poles to the inch
    Plan of Mr. Clifton's neck land platted by a scale of 50 poles to the inch. Old plat of the grounds in the NE part of the pasture of Mount Vernon from the summit of the hills on which the log'd cabbins are
    Title of the pasture map from photocopy of lower right quadrant. Sheet stained in several places, folded into sixteenths and separated along some fold lines. Lower right quadrant missing. Pen-and-ink. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes watermark, possibly from C. & I. Honig. Accompanied by a photocopy of the front side of the missing quadrant, which ...
    • Contributor: Washington, George
    • Date: 1760
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    Plan of the Battle of Chantilly, Virginia : September 1st 1862 5 to 9 p.m. Scene of the last engagement of the Second Battle of Bull Run. Shows the area between Chantilly, Va., in the north and the Centreville Road to the south. The Little River Turnpike and Germantown are also indicated.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862-09-01
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    Battery no. 7 on the Meadow bridge road. Gives measurements and latitude and longitude of perimeters. Map annotated with names of land owner: Doctor Deane. One of a series of ten maps showing the plats of land appropriated for Batteries 1-10 around Richmond. Original maps are included in Personal Papers Collection, accession 26971, B.M. Jones Papers. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's ...
    • Contributor: Jones, M.
    • Date: 1861
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    Sketch of country between Haxall's Landing and Charles City court house : reconnoissances [sic] under the direction of Brig. Genl. A.A. Humphreys, Comdg. Topl. Engr's. Relief shown by hachures. Shows roads and trails, houses and names of residents, rivers and streams, and woodland and swamps. Sun print. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 530.5 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers - Bowen, Nicolas - Dorr, F. W. - McClellan, Carswell
    • Date: 186?
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    Seat of war in America, 6d. Scale ca. 1:820,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 453 Map of eastern Virginia and part of Maryland showing batteries, towns, roads, railroads, and rivers. McClellan's position on the Peninsula is shaded red. Names of Union and Confederate generals, "Exports in 1860," and "Colton's seetl [i.e., steel]-plate maps of the United States of America" are listed at the top of the map. See entry ...
    • Contributor: Bacon & Co.
    • Date: 1862