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  • Plan of the inland navigation between South Edisto and Charlestown.

    Scale 1:253,440; 4 miles to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Watermark: C. Taylor. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1551 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • A general map of the southern British colonies in America, comprehending North and South Carolina, Georgia, East and West Florida, with the neighboring Indian countries, from the modern surveys of Engineer de ...

    Scale ca. 1:3,000,000. Relief shown pictorially. "The seat of war, in the southern British colonies, comprehending North and South Carolina, Georgia, East and West Florida, &ca." Hand colored. Insets: Plan of Charlestown [ca. 1:24,000]--Plan of St. Augustine [ca. 1:15,840] LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1396 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Romans, Bernard - De Brahm, John Gerar William - Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • A map of the province of South Carolina with all the rivers, creeks, bays, inletts, islands, inland navigation, soundings, time of high water on the sea coast, roads, marshes, ferrys, bridges, swamps, ...

    Scale ca. 1:600,000. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Annotated on verso: South Carolina. Described in William Cumming's The Southeast in early maps, no. 443. Insets: A plan of Beaufort on Port Royal Island [ca. 1:17,000]--A plan of Camden.--A plan of Georgetown [ca. 1:17,000]--A draught of Port Royal Harbour in South Carolina with the marks for going in [ca. 1:200,000]--A plan of Charles ...

    • Contributor: Cook, James - Bowen, Thomas - Parker, H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1773
  • A complete map and sketch of Laurens County, S.C. /

    Shows names of landowners. Relief shown by contours. Map border contains historical and demographic information. LC Land ownership maps, 838 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Small holes with minor losses, torn horizontally along fold-line, and mounted on cloth.

    • Contributor: Kyzer & Hellams
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1883
  • Preliminary chart of Charleston Harbor and its approaches /

    Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. In upper right margin: Plate 1 In lower right margin: Lith. of J. Bien. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ms. letter, signed by Gen. S.W. Crawford, a Union officer at Fort Sumter, dated July 10, 1869 Copy imperfect: Map edges torn Control no.: 99-28

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - Boutelle, C. O. (Charles Otis) - Bien, Julius
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1958
  • Beaufort Harbor and coast line between Charleston, S.C. and Savanna [sic] Ga., with 5 mile distance lines in circles round Beaufort, and R.R. connections, roads, &c, &c.

    Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 368a Indicates ships in Beaufort Harbor and a few of the line coastal forts. "The naval force in the great expedition" appears above the map, followed by the names of commanding officers. Below the neat line at the bottom of the map appear the names of the ships, the captains, and the number of guns ...

    • Contributor: L. Prang & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Dominia Anglorum in America Septentrionali.

    Scales vary. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Sheet title in Latin and German. Individual map titles and text in German. Maps in English and German. From the authors' Atlas geographicvs maior. 1753-59 [i.e. 1784; v. 1, 1759] part 2, no. 85. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 83 Includes text and glossary. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...

    • Contributor: Homann Erben (Firm)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1759
  • Greenville District, South Carolina /

    Shows names of landowners. Relief shown by hachures. "Improved for Mills' Atlas, 1825." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Mills, Robert - Salmon, George - Tanner, Henry Schenck
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1825
  • Marlborough District, South Carolina /

    Relief shown by hachures. In lower right corner: B. Burkhardt, Comp. H. 103 N.Y.V.R. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S148 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. "Approved, Chas. R. Suter, Lt. & Chf. Engr., D. S." Pen and ink tracing of a map in Robert Mills's Atlas of the State of South ...

    • Contributor: Mills, Robert
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1825
  • Map showing the location of the Charleston & Savannah R.R. May, 1856.

    Map of the South Carolina tidewater area between Charleston and Savannah, Ga. "The red line represents the located line; the blue lines represent some of the principal experimental lines." Chartered December 20, 1853. Reorganized in 1866 as the Savannah and Charleston Railroad.

    • Contributor: Walker, Evans & Co. - Charleston and Savannah Railroad
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1856
  • A sketch of the battle near Camden in South Carolina, 16 Augst. 1780.

    Scale ca. 1:4,800. Relief shown by shading and hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1554 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W. (Joseph Frederick Wallet) - Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • Stono Inlet, South Carolina

    Scale 1:20,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 389.4 Preliminary edition. "The triangulation was executed in 1852; the topography and hydrography were executed in 1862." General chart showing soundings and bottom contours. Includes sailing directions. Listed as no. 118 in the Catalogue of Hydrographic Maps, Charts, and Sketches, Published by the United States Coast Survey (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1866) Description derived from published ...

    • Contributor: Willenbücher, Eugene - United States Coast Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Fort Sumter, South Carolina at the time of its capture February 18th, 1865. Showing the effects of the bombardment from Morris Island

    Scale 1:240 and 1:600. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 388 Sheet contains a plan of the fort, a horizontal section, 3 elevations, and 13 sections. This map appears also as Plate III of the Supplementary Report published with Q. A. Gillmore's Engineer and Artillery Operations Against the Defenses of Charleston Harbor in 1863; with a Supplement. (New York, D. Van Nostrand, 1868). 314, ...

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 186?
  • Sketch of sea coast of South Carolina and Georgia from Bull's Bay to Ossabaw Sound /

    Signed in ink on front and back "Millard Fillmore, Dec. 6, 1864" LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 364.1 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes list of "References" to Civil War engagements.

    • Contributor: Lindenkohl, A. - Molitor, E. - United States Coast Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Sketch of the northern frontiers of Georgia, extending from the mouth of the River Savannah to the town of Augusta,

    Scale ca. 1:110,000. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward the upper right. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1570 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes 2 insets of "Continuation of Savanna River, from Ebenezer to Augusta" and index of "References to the attack of Savannah on the 28th December 1778." Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; ...

    • Contributor: Campbell, Archibald - Faden, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • Bird's eye view of the city of Charleston, South Carolina 1872.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 883 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus. and index to points of interest. AACR2

    • Contributor: Drie, C. N.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1872
  • Charleston Harbour and the adjacent coast and country, South Carolina : surveyed at intervals in 1823, 1824, and 1825 /

    Relief shown by shading and hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. "Drawn by Hartman Bache, J.D. Graham, C.M. Eakin, W.M. Boyce, S. Wragg." LC copy 1 imperfect: Stained and torn in upper and lower portions of map. Includes notes, tide scale, and navigation information. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Bache, Hartman - Graham, J. D. (James Duncan) - Eakin, C. M. (Constant M.) - Boyce, W. M. (William M.) - Stone, William James
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1825
  • Barnwell District, South Carolina /

    Relief shown by hachures. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) S130. Description derived from published biibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. "Approved, Chas. R. Suter, 1st Lt., U.S. Engrs., Chf. Engr., D.S." Pen and ink tracing of a map in Robert Mills's Atlas of the State of South Carolina. Oriented with north toward to the left.

    • Contributor: Mills, Robert - Anderson, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1825
  • Broad River and its tributaries, S.C.

    Scale ca. 1:230,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 368a.35 From Message of the President of the United States, and accompanying documents, to the two houses of Congress, at the commencement of the first session of the thirty-ninth Congress.-Report of the Secretary of the Navy (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1865). fol. p. 216. At head of title: U.S.C.S., A. D. Bache, Supt. Printed in ...

    • Contributor: Willenbücher, Eugene - Willenbucher, Eugene
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Marion District, South Carolina /

    Relief shown by hachures. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S147 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. "Approved, Chas. R. Suter, 1st Lt. & Chf. Engr., Dept. of the South." In lower right corner: Traced by B. Schelten, Comp. A, 103 N.Y.S.V. Pen and ink tracing of a map in Robert Mills's Atlas ...

    • Contributor: Mills, Robert - Harlee, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1825
  • [Northern Georgia and western and central South Carolina].

    Relief shown by hachures. General map, without title, extending from Charleston west to the western boundary of Georgia. State names, boundaries. "Drawn by A. Lindenkohl" and "H. Lindenkohl & Chas. G. Kebs, Lith." have been dropped from the bottom margin. Description derived from published bibliography. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 129.3 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...

    • Contributor: Lindenkohl, A. - United States Coast Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • Plan of the city of New York ; An exact prospect of Charlestown : the metropolis of the province of South Carolina.

    New York City map shows streets, wharves, ferries, principal buildings, and built-up area. Charleston view is panorama of waterfront and quays with principal buildings lettered for identification (no index present). Relief shown by hachures on New York City map. New York City map removed from London Magazine, Sept. 1776; Charleston view removed from London Magazine, 1762. Imperfect: Charleston view ink-stained at upper left. LC ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1762
  • Southern Georgia and part of South Carolina /

    Relief shown by hachures. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 129.45 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes list of authorities. Two copies

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - Lindenkohl, A. - Krebs, Charles G.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • Preliminary chart of Beaufort River, Station Creek, Story and Harbor Rivers forming inside passage between Port Royal and St. Helena Sounds, South Carolina

    1:40,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 368a.3 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). Map 26. "No. 26" 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
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • [Map of Charleston Harbor showing defenses. 186-]

    Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 368a.5 Printed in upper margin: Peter Adams Co.'s.-vellum map. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Peter Adams Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 186?