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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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    Preliminary chart of Port Royal entrance. Beaufort, Chechessee, and Colleton Rivers, South Carolina

    Scale 1:60,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.) 389.2 "No. 18" is in the upper left corner. Detailed nautical chart showing Hilton Head Island and vicinity. Indicated are soundings, bottom contours, and vegetation. Includes sailing directions. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1862
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    General descriptive map of Anderson County, S.C

    Shows residences, cemeteries, churches, mills/factories, Masonic lodges, islands, post offices, public roads, railroads, proposed railroads, drainage, towns, townships, and landowners. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward upper right. "Entered according to act of Congress, in the year 1877, by S.M. Pegg in the office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington." "Pen drawing outlines by J.H. von Hasseln, inside lettering by Geo. ...

    • Contributor: Pegg, S. M. - Von Hasseln, J. H. - Brown, George
    • Date: 1877
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    Coast line from Charleston to Savannah.

    Scale ca. 1:430,000. Manuscript; pen-and-ink and pencil. From the papers of Joseph Roswell Hawley. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 358.6 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Hawley, Joseph R. (joseph Roswell)
    • Date: 1862
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    Lancaster District, South Carolina

    LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S144 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 Carolina . . . Baltimore, F. Lucas, Jr. [1825]

    • Contributor: Mills, Robert - Boykin, J. - Tanner, Henry Schenck
    • Date: 1820
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    Colleton District, South Carolina

    Relief shown by hachures. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War Maps, 1898. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S136 Description derived from published bibliography. 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 Mill's Atlas of the State of ...

    • Contributor: Mills, Robert
    • Date: 1825
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    Bird's eye view of the city of Columbia, South Carolina 1872.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 884 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2

    • Contributor: Drie, C. N.
    • Date: 1872
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    Plan of Charleston Harbor, and its fortifications

    Scale 1:31,680. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 373 Shows channel, low water mark and soundings, drainage, roads, railroads, some dwellings, a plan of the city, and forts. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Elliot & Ames
    • Date: 1861
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    Sumter District, South Carolina

    Relief shown by hachures. Scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. "Approved, C. 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 . . . Baltimore, F. Lucas, Jr. [1825] Description derived from published bibliography. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S154 Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: Mills, Robert - Boykin, S. H.
    • Date: 1825
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    Official topographical map of Abbeville Co., South Carolina

    Shows the names of some residents. LC Land ownership maps, 831 Annotated: Jan. 2, 1895, 426, copy B (2 sheets). Stamped in lower right corner: Library of Congress, no. 12162, Maps & Charts. Copy imperfect: Mounted on cloth. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Bullock, W. P. (william P.) - Grier, Paul L. - Bullock, W. P.
    • Date: 1895
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    Fort Wagner. Morris Island

    In July 1863, Union Generals Gillmore and Dahlgren hoped to take Fort Wagner, on Morris Island in Charleston Harbor, in order to gain a vantage point from which to launch an attack on the city of Charleston. Strongly defended, the first Union assaults (July 10th and 18th) resulted in extremely high casualties. Gillmore began formal siege operations and had reached to base of the ...

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863
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    Plan of the assault on Ft. Wagner, July 11th 1863.

    Detail of Morris Island, Charleston Harbor, Charleston S.C., showing Confederate Fort Wagner being shelled by the U.S.S. Monitor. Also shown is the daylight assault of Gen. George C. Strong against the heavily-defended fort. Strong's forces were quickly repulsed and with great loss of life.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863-07-11
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    Charleston Harbor and its approaches showing the positions of the Rebel batteries.

    Scale 1:30,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 378, 379 Shows roads, railroads, houses, vegetation, a street plan of Charleston, drainage, soundings, and shoals. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1863
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    [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
    • Date: 1865
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    Sketch showing position of Boyd's Neck, Honey Hill, and Devaux' Neck, in Decr. 1864

    Scale ca. 1:670,00 (not "1 inch=10 miles"). LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 359.5 From U.S. Congress 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. 16. Accompanies "Report of Major General J. G. Foster, to the Committee on the Conduct of the ...

    • Contributor: Foster, John G. (john Gray) - Foster, John G.
    • Date: 1866
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    [Chesterfield District, South Carolina

    Relief shown by hachures. Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War Maps, 1989. Description derived from published bibliography. Pen and ink tracing of a map in Robert Mills's Atlas of the State of South Carolina . . . Baltimore, F. Lucas, Jr. [1825] "Approved, [C.] R. Suter, Lt. Chf. Engr., D. S." LC imperfect: the left portion of the map containing the title ...

    • Contributor: Mills, Robert
    • Date: 1825
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    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
    • Date: 1883
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    [Map of part of Georgia and South Carolina].

    Portion of an unidentified printed map showing roads, railroads, towns, and drainage. Relief shown by hachures. Title and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S20 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Manuscript annotation in ink at lower right corner: From Chf. Engrs. Off., Mily Divn. Miss., O.M. Poe, Bvt. Col. ...

    • Contributor: Poe, O. M. (orlando Metcalfe)
    • Date: 1865
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    Map showing the Port Royal Railroad and its connections.

    Map of the southeastern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the railroad network. In 1871 the line was in progress of completion. One of Colton's typical maps published for an individual railroad company to promote industry and settlement in rich mining or agricultural areas. (Entry 533)

    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Port Royal Railroad
    • Date: 1870
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    Map of Virginia and West Va., North & part of South Carolina, Maryland & Delaware, showing the situation in these states of schools taught by graduates of the Hampton Normal & Agricultural ...

    Does not show any schools in Maryland and Delaware. Relief shown by hachures. Shows radial distances from Hampton. Also shows and identifies counties and railroads. At lower left: M.A.L. fecit May 1876. Prime meridian: Washington, D.C. Affixed to map is original printed letter dated November 1876 that is from S.C. Armstrong, principal of the Institute, and that explains use of star symbols for schools ...

    • Contributor: Hampton Normal and Agricultural Institute (va.) - American Photo-Lithographic Company - Armstrong, S. C. (samuel Chapman)
    • Date: 1876
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    Map showing siege operations against forts Sumter and Wagner, between July 13th & Sept. 7th, 1863, Maj. T. B. Brooks, A.D.C. & Assist. Engrs. Published by permission of Genl. Gillmore at the ...

    Scale ca. 1:6,750. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 389 Shows drainage, roads, high and low water line, 6-ft. and 12-ft. depth curve, batteries, trenches, stockades, and a plan of Fort Wagner. Fort Sumter does not appear on this map, only the line of fire to the fort from the breaching batteries south of Fort Wagner. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through ...

    • Contributor: Brooks, T. (thomas Benton) - Brooks, T.
    • Date: 1863
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    Southern Georgia and part of South Carolina

    Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Description derived from published bibliography. LC copy: sheet 6 of a 6-sheet series of maps used by Gilbert Thompson during the Civil War. In addition to this sheet, the Geography and Map Division has sheet 1 (see CW 508.5), sheet 3 (see CW 305a.6), sheet 4 (see ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Bache, A. D. (alexander Dallas) - Lindenkohl, A.
    • Date: 1865
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    Charleston S.C., A.D. 1864

    In this annotated detail from a printed map, the city of Charleston is delineated and Confederate fortifications along the Ashley and Cooper rivers are indicated. Also indicated is the area of the city that burned as a result of Union shelling.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1864
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    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
    • Date: 1825
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    [Map of South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, and Tennessee.]

    Shows the southern border of South Carolina, northern border of Georgia, and eastern borders of Alabama and Tennessee, with railroads, towns, forts, prisons, landforms, and waterways.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1861