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    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.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863-09-20
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    Schofield crossing the Chattahooche [sic].
    Schofield crossing the Chattahoochee
    Shows Union troop positions, fortifications, and location of field headquarters in Fulton County between Roswell and Atlanta. Relief shown by hachures and pictorially. Date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Similar map appears in the U.S. War Dept.'s Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate armies, 1891-95, pl. 65, no. 4. Pencil, pen and ink, and blue ink. LC Civil...
    • Date: 1864
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    [Map of part of the counties of Fulton and Cobb, Georgia, showing fortifications on the Chattahoochee River at Isoms Ford and Phillips Ferry] Relief shown by hachures. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen and ink and pencil. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S50, 151 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes names of select landowners. Imperfect: Fold-lined. Mounted on paper.
    • Date: 1864
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    [Map of the country northwest of Jonesboro, Georgia, Aug.-Sept. 1864]. Shows troop positions and names of commanders annotated in pencil. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil on tracing cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S84, 187 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes names of select landowners. Imperfect: Fold-lined. Mounted on paper.
    • Date: 1864
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    [Union troop positions northwest of Marietta, Georgia, June? 1864]. Relief shown by hachures. Title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S88, 194 At bottom of map: Thomas & Schofield. Similar to a map in the Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate Armies, 1891-95, pl. 65, no. 2. Pencil (some col.) and pen and ink on tracing paper with mended tears, mounted on...
    • Date: 1864
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    Plan of the Battle of Chickamauga, Tenn. Map shows locations of forces on the second day of battle, before the Confederates broke through the Union line and sent the majority heading back toward Chattanooga.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863
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    Copy of official plan of the siege of Fort Pulaski. Cockspur Island. Savannah Georgia April 1862 : by Union forces under Genl Gillmore and Hunter. Shows a detailed drawing of Fort Pulaski on Cockspur Island and the other Confederate fortifications on Long Island in the middle of the Savannah River. Union fortifications on Big Tybee Island are also indicated.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862
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    [Map of the Etowah River from Rome to Cartersville, Georgia]. Shows fords, bridges, and ferries across the Etowah River spanning southeastern Floyd County and southwestern Bartow County, Georgia. Fortifications shown at Caldwell Ford, Bartow County. Relief shown by hachures. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink, blue ink, red ink, and pencil on tracing cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S81, 179 Available also through the Library of Congress Web...
    • Date: 1864
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    The Rebel defences [sic] of Savannah, Georgia, Nov. 1864. Includes Confederate fortifications and batteries in and around Savannah, Ga., during Sherman's March to the Sea, also referred to as the Savannah Campaign of 15 November to 21 December 1864. Sneden includes Argyle Island in the Savannah River, past the city to Fort Pulaski on Cockspur Island, and Big and Little Tybee islands, where Union forces were located in November 1864.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1864
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    Lloyd's Topographical map of Georgia from state surveys before the war showing railways, stations, villages, mills, &c. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1864 by J. T. Lloyd, in the clerk's office of the Dist. Court of the U.S. for the 8th n Dist. of New York." "Price in sheets colored in counties 50 cents. Mounted and varnished $1.00. Pocket Edn. with Union backs $200[sic], sent free by mail." Hand-colored general map with places...
    • Contributor: Lloyd, James T.
    • Date: 1864
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    Map of siege of Fort Pulaski : Savannah River Georgia. 1862. Shows the location of Jones Island, Turtle Island and Daufuskie Island on the north edge of the Savannah River and Querns Island, Wilmington Island and Big Tybee Island to the south, also indicated is the location of Fort Pulaski on Cockspur Island in the middle of the Savannah River.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862
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    "Camp Lawton" at Millen, Georgia : about 8,600 prisoners confined here 14th November 1864. Concerns a Confederate prison camp for Northern soldiers that was brand new in October 1864 when Sneden was transferred from Savannah, Ga., back inland to Camp Lawton at Millen, Ga. Sneden shows the 44-acre stockade and then the immediate area outside of the stockade where there was a Confederate camp, fort, hospital, and log residences for the Confederate officers. Also, depicted is a tent...
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1864-11-14
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    Map of Macon, Ga. and vicinity. Shows fortifications in the Macon area. Title on verso. Oriented with north to the right. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S87, 190 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Pen and ink and pencil, separated along fold lines, mounted on cloth and laminated. Title on verso obscured by mounting.
    • Date: 1864
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    Genl. Sherman's campaign war map. Map covering most of Georgia and South Carolina, showing defenses along the sea coast and around the principal towns, Confederate prisons at Andersonville and south of Millen, Ga., roads, railroads, towns, drainage, and relief by hachures.
    • Contributor: Bufford, John Henry
    • Date: 1864
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    Map illustrating the defence of Savannah, Ga. and the operations resulting in its capture by the army commanded by Maj. Genl. W. T. Sherman. Dec. 21st 1864 Scale ca. 1:85,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 207 The following inscription in the author's handwriting is reproduced above the title: Washington, D.C., Sept 17th 1881. Transmitted to the office of the Chief of Engineers, U.S. Army, with my letter of this date. [Signed] O. M. Poe, Major of Engrs., B. Brig. Gen., U.S.A., Col. A.D.C. Detailed map of Savannah and vicinity, showing...
    • Contributor: Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - Poe, O. M.
    • Date: 1881
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    Part of Cobb County, Georgia Shows location of the headquarters of the Department of the Cumberland. Relief shown by hachures. Differs from other 1864 ed. in omission of additional roads and names of residents. "Official issue. H.C. Wharton Lt. Engr." Negative photocopy. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S61, S62, 165 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes names of select landowners....
    • Contributor: Finegan, N. - United States. Army. Department of the Cumberland. Topographical Engineers - United States. Army. Department of the Tennessee. Topographical Engineers - United States. Army. Corps, 23rd (). Topographical Engineers - United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers
    • Date: 1864
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    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.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1864-09-01
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    Sketch of roads from Gen. McCooks Hd. Qrs. near junction of Ackworth & Dallas & Marietta roads, to Ackworth & Big Shanty & R.R. : Rebel lines of battle as they retired ... Shows northwestern Cobb County, Georgia. Relief shown pictorially. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Oriented with north to the right. Pencil on stationery ruled in blue ink. Stationery letterhead on verso: Head-quarters First Cavalry Division, Department of the Cumberland. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S48, 148 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes...
    • Date: 1864
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    "Causten's Bluff" fort. [Defenses of Savannah, Georgia. 1865]. Scale 1:2000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 208.2 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. 324. Printed in the upper left margin: 39th Cong. 1st sess.-Annual Report of...
    • Contributor: United States. Navy
    • Date: 1865
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    Map showing route taken by U.S. prisoners of war, Feby. 1864, when sent from Richmond, Va., to Andersonville, Georgia. Depicts railroad lines from Raleigh, N.C., through South Carolina and Georgia, highlighting in purple ink the particular train route Sneden took as a prisoner.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1864
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    "Atlanta campaign," left wing 16th Army Corps., May 4th to Sept. 8th, 1864 : Maj. Genl. G.M. Dodge, comdg., Genls. Corse and Burke, comdg. divisions Shows dates, troop positions, and campsites in northwestern Georgia between Chattanooga and Atlanta. Relief shown by hachures. Gift; Miss Eleanor Sherman Fitch; July 7, 1942. Blue print. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S180, 121 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. "Merged into the 15th A.C., Aug 64." Date "June 1890" printed on label, label affixed to...
    • Contributor: Bell, C. J.
    • Date: 1864-05-04
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    Georgia. Shows railroad lines emanating south and east of Atlanta going toward Macon and Columbus, Ga., with a notation "125 miles from Atlanta to Andersonville [Prison]."
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1861
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    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.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1864
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    [Positions of the Army of the Ohio in front of Dalton, Georgia, May 8 and 9, 1864]. Shows troop positions northwest of Dalton, Georgia. Relief shown by hachures. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Similar map appears in the U.S. War Dept.'s Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate armies, 1891-95, pl. 55, no. 6. Pencil, blue pencil, and red pencil. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S73, 175 Available also through the Library...
    • Date: 1864
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    Map showing the defences of Savannah, on the approaches of Wilmington and Savannah Rivers, Georgia. Flag St[eame]r "Harvest Moon" Feb. 8th 1865. Scale 1:40,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 208.3 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. 324. Printed in the upper left margin: 39th Cong. 1st sess.-Annual Report...
    • Contributor: United States. Navy
    • Date: 1865