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    New Orleans to Vicksburg Covers area of Louisiana and Mississippi adjacent to Mississippi River from approximately 15 miles north of Vicksburg to 20 miles west of New Orleans. At head of title: Map no. 2. "Photographed by Brown & Ogilvie." "Authorities: Township surveys, La Tourett's [sic] ...." LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 229.5 LC copy annotated in pencil and ink. Available also through the Library of Congress ...
    • Contributor: Abbot, Henry L. - Banks, Nathaniel Prentiss - Elliot, Charles Darwin - United States. Army. Department of the Gulf - Brown & Ogilvie
    • Date: 1863
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    Map of the Mississippi River : from Cairo to Donaldsonville. "Showing bank erosion as derived from special survey made November 20, 1891 to March 20, 1892. Showing also the controlling line of levees in 1892." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Mississippi River Commission
    • Date: 1892

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    [Approaches to Grand Gulf, Miss. Relief shown by contours. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 271 Sun print with annotations in pencil and ink. Appears to be a preliminary copy of Civil War Maps (2nd ed.) no. 270: G4042.M5 1864 .G38 CW 270. Shows "Ft. Wade" fortifications. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Gerdes, F. H.
    • Date: 1864
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    The adventures of Huckleberry Finn from the book by Mark Twain : [Mississippi River] Covers Mississippi River from Hannibal, Mo. to "Pikesville," Miss. Pictorial map. Includes July 1959 to June 1960 calendar. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LMP
    • Contributor: Henry, Everett
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    Map showing the system of rebel fortifications on the Mississippi River at Island no. 10 and New Madrid, also the operations of the U.S. forces under General John Pope against these positions Scale 1:84,480 ("3/4 of an inch = one mile"). LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 299.8 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. 56. Accompanies "Report ...
    • Contributor: Hoelcke, Wm.
    • Date: 1862
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    Map showing the Rebel batteries at Island no. 10 & vicinity for the defence of the Mississippi River, captured by U.S. forces, April 7th 1862 Scale 1:12,000. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 299 The number and type of guns in the "batteries on Kentucky shore" and in the "batteries on Island no. 10" are included in the legend. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Cullum, George W. (George Washington) - Cullum, George W.
    • Date: 1862
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    Mississippi River from Cairo Ill. to St. Marys Mo. in VI sheets. Scale 1:40,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 95.2 United States Coast Survey no. 3016. "F. H. Gerdes, Asst. Coast Survey, Chief of Party. A. T. Mosman, Sub asst. in charge of astronomical observations. T. C. Bowie, Sub Asst. in charge of topography. F. W. Perkins, Aid. J. B. Adamson, Aid & Draughtsman." Detailed map of part of the Mississippi showing the river channel, ...
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Gerdes, F. H.
    • Date: 1865
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    Map showing the system of Confederate fortifications on the Mississippi River at Island No. 10 and New Madrid, also the operations of the United States forces under General John Pope, against these ... In lower left margin: Report of Maj. Gen. John Pope to the Committee on the Conduct of War. Similar to the preceding map. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 301 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Hoelcke, Wm.
    • Date: 1862
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    Lloyd's map of the lower Mississippi River from St. Louis to the Gulf of Mexico Scale 1:316,800. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 41 "Exhibiting the sugar and cotton plantations, cities, towns, landings, sand bars, islands, bluffs, bayous, cut-offs, the steamboat channel, mileage, fortifications, railroads, &c along the river." 1862 edition is listed as Civil War Maps entry no. 28. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Lloyd, James T.
    • Date: 1863
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    Mississippi River Scale 1:40,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 48.4, 48.5 U.S. Coast Survey, chart no. 3017, 3018. Sheet no. at head of each title. Detailed river chart indicating field patterns and vegetation along the shore lines. Sheet no. 1: "No. 29 No. 3017 price 20 cents"; Sheet no. 2: "No. 30. No. 3018 price 20 cents" is printed in the upper left corner. Available ...
    • Contributor: Gerdes, F. H. - United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1864
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    Inland freight tonnage by direction of movement on the Mississippi River and selected tributaries and the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway : calendar year 1960 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes location map.
    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1960
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    Plan of Fort Jackson, showing the effect of the bombardment by the U.S. mortar flotilla and gunboats, April 18th to 24th 1862 : flag officer D.G. Farragut commanding fleet, Com. D.D. Porter ... Annotated in pencil on verso: Plan of Fort Jackson. [1862?]. From the Joseph R. Hawley papers in LC Manuscript Division. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 237 Includes explanatory note. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy 3 imperfect: Torn at upper edge.
    • Contributor: Hergesheimer, E. (Edwin) - Harris, J. S. - Gerdes, F. H. - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - Hawley, Joseph R. (Joseph Roswell) - United States Coast Survey - Bowen & Co. - Hergesheimer, E.
    • Date: 1862
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    Panorama of the Mississippi Valley : and its fortifications Covers Mississippi River, in four 60 x 16 cm. panels, from St. Louis to the Gulf of Mexico. Includes distance list, table of "Distances navigable by steam on Mississippi River and its principal branches," and small panoramic views of St. Louis, Memphis, Vicksburg, and New Orleans. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 42.5 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...
    • Contributor: Magnus, Charles - Boell, F. W.
    • Date: 1863
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    South West pass of the Mississippi River LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 36.2 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 507. At head of title: U.S. Coast Surveys, A. D. Bache, Superintendent. "No. 507" in the upper left corner. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress ...
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Gerdes, F. H. - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas)
    • Date: 1862
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    Approaches to Grand Gulf, Miss. Scale 1:10,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 270 Shows "Ft. Cobun," "Ft. Wade," streets of Grand Gulf, "R.R. to Port Gibson," plantation of "Col. Coffee," vegetation, soundings, and relief by hachures. "The fortifications facing the river are those erected by the rebels, and captured by the Mississippi Squadron, under the command of Admiral Porter, on May 3d 1863." Description derived from published bibliography. ...
    • Contributor: Gerdes, F. H.
    • Date: 1864
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    Bird's-eye view of the Mississippi River : from the mouth of the Missouri to the Gulf of Mexico, 1884 Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north to the upper left. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Molitor, E.
    • Date: 1884
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    Batteries at Grand Gulf captured by the United States Mississippi Squadron, May 3, 1863. Scale ca. 1:8,700. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 271.2 From Report of the Secretary of the Navy, with an appendix, containing reports from officers. December 1863, (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1863). opp. p. 480. Map indicates batteries, rifle pits, streets, relief by hachures, and the position of the Mississippi Squadron during the attack. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library ...
    • Contributor: United States. Navy
    • Date: 1863
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    Course of the river Mississipi from the Balise to Fort Chartres; taken on an expedition to the Illinois, in the latter end of the year 1765. Scale ca. 1:890,000. Relief shown pictorially. Copy 1: "Mississippi 33" on verso. Three copies. Copy 1: colored in yellow and green; copy 2: colored in yellow and brown; copy 3: colored in blue and yellow. Copy 1: from Thomas Kitchen's A general atlas. 1780. Copies 2 and 3: from Thomas Jeffery's The American atlas. 1775. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 781 Available also ...
    • Contributor: Ross - Sayer, Robert
    • Date: 1780
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    [Atlas accompanying An account of expeditions to the sources of the Mississippi and through the western parts of Louisiana to the sources of the Arkansaw, Kans, La Platte, and Pierre Jaun rivers. "Some copies [of An account] are accompanied by the six maps bound separately." Cf. Sabin 62836. Philips 11024 Copy 1 incomplete: missing all maps, but contains statistical sheets. Copy 2 incomplete: missing Map of Internal Provinces of New Spain. Copy 3 incomplete: missing Map of the Mississippi River. Copy 3 includes "A map of Lewis and Clark's track." Copy 4 incomplete: missing statistical sheets. ...
    • Contributor: Pike, Zebulon Montgomery - Warren, G. K. (Gouverneur Kemble)
    • Date: 1810

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    Ribbon map of the [Fa]ther of Waters. Shows distances, landings, and names of some landowners. On label, pasted on: Dw'd P. Fe [remainder missing]. "This patent is for the 'IDEA' ... July 1866, Myron Coloney, Sidney B. Fairchild, inventors & pateniees [sic]." "Coloney & Fairchild's patent ribbon maps." Designed for a traveller aboard a steamship. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. ...
    • Contributor: Coloney & Fairchild
    • Date: 1866
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    A plan of the river Missisippi. Scale ca. 1:473,000. Depths shown by soundings. Inset: The entrance of the river Missisippi at Fort Balise. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 784 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Carleton, Osgood
    • Date: 1770
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    Map of the route passed over by an expedition into the Indian country in 1832 to the source of the Mississippi Relief shown by hachures. Bar scale incorrect. Note in manuscript ink on paper affixed to verso: "To accompany the claim of H.R. Schoolcraft. The country coloured green lies west & north of the [Michigan superintendance?]." Additional note in manuscript ink, in a different hand and on different paper, affixed to verso: "Sub-[illegible]. 'K'." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...
    • Contributor: Drayton - Allen, James - United States. War Department
    • Date: 1832
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    Plan of the mouth of the Mississipi to explain the direction of the thelegraphies lines from Balize to Plaquemines & for other puposes : No. 4, report of the 1st June 1813 Relief shown pictorially. Pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. "Office of Chief of Engineers, War Department. 58510 462" and hand-written title of "No. 4 Missipi from Balise to Plaquemines telegraphik line" on verso. Minimal level cataloging record. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Lafon, Barthélémy - United States. War Department. Office of the Chief of Engineers
    • Date: 1813
  • Map
    Mississippi River LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 48.42, 48.52 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Sheet no. 1: "No. 29"; Sheet no. 2: "No. 30." is printed in the upper left corner.
    • Contributor: Gerdes, F. H.
    • Date: 1864
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    Chart of the Mississippi River from the Ohio River to Gulf of Mexico Scale ca. 1:1,267,200. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 47.7 "Entered according to act of Congress A.D. 1863 by Virtue, Yorston & Co." General map indicating the location of a few forts. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Wells, Jaco
    • Date: 1863