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    Embouchures du fleuve St. Louis ou Mississipi. 1763.

    Scale ca. 1:13,200. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Depths shown by soundings. "Tome I. No. 44." From the author's Le petit atlas maritime. 1764. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 776 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Date: 1764
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    Reconnoissance of the Mississippi River below Forts Jackson and St. Philip : made previous to the reduction by the U.S. Fleet, under the command of flag officer D.G. Farragut, U.S.N.

    Includes note describing positions of Union "mortar flotilla" on April 18-21, 1862. Annotated in pencil on verso: Forts of Jackson/St. Philip, [1863?]. "The Forts from data furnished by the Chief Engineer, U.S. Army." From the Joseph R. Hawley papers in LC Manuscript Division. Oriented with north toward the upper left. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 236 Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Gerdes, F. H. - Bache, A. D. (alexander Dallas) - Hawley, Joseph R. (joseph Roswell) - Bowen & Co.
    • Date: 1862
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    The Mississippi.

    Scale 1:380,160; 6 miles to 1 in. Relief shown by hachures. Shows railroads. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 17.5 Another copy is mounted as a scroll. 302 x 11 cm. (See G4042 .M5 1861 .S3 Vault Shelf.) Another copy is mounted as a scroll in a tube measuring 11 x 4 cm. The label on the tube reads "The Mississippi, Alton to the ...

    • Contributor: Schonberg & Co.
    • Date: 1861
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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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    Map showing the new cut-off made by Lt. Com. T. O. Selfridge, U.S.N., 1863.

    Scale ca. 1:150,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 114.2 From Report of the Secretary of the Navy, with an appendix, containing reports from officers. December, 1863 (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1863). opp. p. 460. Map accompanies Acting Rear Adm. David D. Porter's communication dated April 16, 1863, entitled "Selfridge's 'Cut-off.'' Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web ...

    • Contributor: United States. Navy
    • Date: 1863
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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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    Map of the Mississippi River from its source to the mouth of the Missouri.

    Scale ca. 1:170,000. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 100; 651/1; 700/1; 700/3

    • Contributor: King, N. (nicholas) - Pike, Zebulon Montgomery - Nau, Anthony - Shallus, Francis - King, N.
    • Date: 1811
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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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    Reconnoissance of the Mississippi River below Forts Jackson and St. Philip : made previous to the reduction by the U.S. Fleet, under the command of flag officer D.G. Farragut, U.S.N.

    At head of title: U.S. Coast Survey. Prof. A. D. Bache, Supt. Stamped in lower right corner: From collection of David Dixon Porter. Pen and ink manuscript drawn on tracing cloth, covering the environs of forts St. Philip and Jackson, Louisiana. "Note: The forts and their immediate vicinity were taken from data furnished by Major Barnard, U.S.E., excepting the trigonometrical determinations of the forts ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Gerdes, F. H. - Bache, A. D. (alexander Dallas) - Hawley, Joseph R. (joseph Roswell) - Bowen & Co.
    • Date: 1862
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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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    Course of the river Mississippi, 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. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: New Orleans and Ferro. Shows historic points of interest. Includes descriptive notes and "Depths of the Mississippi." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 780 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 700/1

    • Contributor: Ross - Sayer, Robert
    • Date: 1765
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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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    South West pass of the Mississippi River

    Scale 1:20,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 36.1 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 36. At head of title: U.S. Coast Surveys, A. D. Bache, Superintendent. "No. 36" in the upper left corner. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1862
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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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    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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    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
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    Cours du fleuve Saint Louis depuis ses embouchures jusqu'à la rivière d'Iberville et costes voisines.

    Scale ca. 1:830,000. "Tome I. no. 43." Prime meridian: Paris. Depths shown by soundings. From the author's Le petit atlas maritime. 1764. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 778 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Date: 1764
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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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    Plan of the mouths of the Mississipi to shew the different situations of the passes of S.W, S.E., N.E., Latoutre & their soudings

    Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. Shows fortifications, soundings, river conditions, and batteries at the mouth of the Mississippi river. "Office of Chief of Engineers, War Department. 58510 461" on verso. Includes inset of "Plan of the projected battery." 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
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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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    Carte de la riviere Longue : et de quelques autres, qui se dechargent dans le grand fleuve de Missisipi [sic] ... ; Carte que les Gnacsitares : ont dessine sur des paux ...

    Map 1 covers area of Minnesota River, Lake Superior, Lake Michigan, and Mississippi River south to Saint Louis. Map 2 covers the area west of the Minnesota River. Both maps drawn within same neat lines, divided by parallel dashed lines with caption "Separation des ces deux cartes." Appears in author's Mémoires de l'Amérique septentrionale, v. 2, of his Nouveaux voyages, La Haye, 1703. Described ...

    • Contributor: Lahontan, Louis Armand De Lom D'arce - Lahontan
    • Date: 1703
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    Map of the Mississippi at Island no. 10. Showing (corrected) line of the channel cut by the Engineer Regiment.

    Scale ca. 1:325,000. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 298 From Century illustrated monthly magazine, v. 30, June 1885. p. 324. Fortifications, Confederate batteries, mortar and gun boats, and vegetation are shown. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Bissell, J. W.
    • Date: 1885
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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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    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
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    LLoyd's new map of the Mississippi River from Cairo to its mouth

    Scale 1:696,960. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 37.2 General map of the river 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: Brooks, F. W. - H.H. Lloyd & Co.
    • Date: 1863