Plan of Andersonville Prison, Georgia. Aug. 1864.
Map shows a detailed plan of the Andersonville prison complex including locations of external defenses, guards' and officers' quarters, hospital, storehouses, cook house, and graveyard, and the use of the terrain (swamps, creeks) as boundaries.
From the Etowah to Burnt-Hickory, Ga.
Scale ca. 1:27,600. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 121.4 Pen and ink sketch map showing "route of Harrison's Brigade," engagements, routes of the 20th and 23rd Army Corps, roads, railroads, drainage, relief by hachures, woods, and clearings. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
Sumpter Prison, Andersonville, Georgia, June 1864
Shows the prison with wooden fence, 18 guard towers, the famous "deadline," the north and south gates, Sweetwater Creek, "Valley of Death," fortification, batteries, and cook house. He depicts overcrowding by a blizzard of tiny dots everywhere, writing the dots stand for "Union soldiers." Date written on map: June 1863 with penciled 4 over the 3. Pen-and-ink on blue tinted note paper. Purchase, James ...
Map of Rome, Adairsville and vicinity
Scale ca. 1:350,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 132.8 Shows location of battles of Lay's or Tanner's Ferry, Adairsville, and Cassville, roads, railroads, towns, drainage, and relief by hachures. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
Western and Atlantic Railroad Company
[Fortifications west of Dalton, Georgia].
Relief shown by hachures. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pencil on stationery ruled in blue ink. Watermark in lower right corner. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S72, 174 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Stationery letterhead upside-down at lower left: Head-quarters Department of the Cumberland, Office Provost Marshal General. Stationery letterhead drawn ...
Genl. Thomas' new position 20th Septr. 3 p.m.
Map shows location of Union and Confederate troops between Missionary Ridge and West Chickamauga Creek. After Confederates succeeded in breaking through the Union lines, the bulk of the Union forces retreated toward Chattanooga. Union Gen. George H. Thomas and his men held onto a tenuous position on Snodgrass Hill and repulsed assault after assault.
Additions & corrections to the map of Cobb Co., Ga.
Additions and corrections to the map of Cobb Co., Ga.
Shows northwestern area of Cobb County, Georgia. Relief shown by hachures. Main entry from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Negative photocopy. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S56, S57 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes names of select landowners. In manuscript pencil in lower right margin: 32. LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined.
United States. Army of the Cumberland. Topographical Engineers Office - United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers
Atlanta, Georgia and its rebel defences [sic]
Map shows a detailed layout of the city of Atlanta, Ga., including the batteries and earthworks in the surrounding area. The Western Atlanta and the Macon & Western Railroad are also indicated. The map depicts the situation in the city as of 1 September 1864; the city fell to Sherman's army on the 8th.