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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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    Map[s] illustrating the military operations of the Atlanta campaign ... 1864 Relief shown by hachures. Shows Union Army lines of march, dates, troop positions, and campsites in northwestern Georgia between Chattanooga and Atlanta. The coverage of these 5 maps is indicated on J.v. Gl├╝mer's Map illustrating the operations of the army under command of General W.T. Sherman, in Georgia, from May the 5th to September the 4th, 1864 (CW 127, S181). LC Civil War maps ...
    • Contributor: United States. War Department. Office of the Chief of Engineers - Julius Bien & Co.
    • Date: 1875
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    [Union troop positions west of Marietta, Georgia, June? 1864]. Title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S89, 196 Sketch for a map appearing in the Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate Armies, 1891-95, pl. 65, no. 5. Pencil on paper mounted on paper. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 1864
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    Map of army operations Atlanta campaign between Cassville and Mariette and vicinity Scale 1:285,120. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 132.6 Map of Bartow, Cherokee, Paulding, and Cobb counties, Georgia, showing location and date of battles, entrenchments, towns, roads, railroads, drainage, and relief by hachures. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Western and Atlantic Railroad Company
    • Date: 1864
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    Map of Atlanta and vicinity. [July 1864]. Scale ca. 1:165,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 144 From Century illustrated monthly magazine, v. 34, July 1887. p.457. Shows fortifications, roads, railroads, rivers, and towns. The battles of peach Tree Creek (July 20), Atlanta (July 22), and Ezra Church (July 28) are indicated. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Western and Atlantic Railroad Company
    • Date: 1887
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    From the Etowah to Burnt-Hickory, Ga. Scale ca. 1:27,600. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 121.4 Pen and ink sketch map showing "route of Harrison's Brigade," engagements, routes of the 20th and 23rd Army Corps, roads, railroads, drainage, relief by hachures, woods, and clearings. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Blakeslee, G. H.
    • 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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    [Union troop positions east of Dallas, Georgia, May 25-June 5, 1864]. Shows Union troop positions in eastern Paulding County, 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. 43, no. 5. Pencil. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S69, 172 Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...
    • Date: 1864
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    Map illustrating the siege of Atlanta, Ga. by the U.S. forces, under command of Maj. Gen. W.T. Sherman : from the passage of Peach Tree Creek, July 19th, 1864 to the commencement ... Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Main entry from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S40, 138 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes note. In pencil in upper-right margin: 52. LC copy imperfect: Margins trimmed, mounted on paper.
    • Contributor: Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - Molitor, E. - United States. War Department. Engineer Bureau - Poe, O. M.
    • Date: 1864-07-19
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    McPherson [at] Snake Creek Gap, [May 8-13, 1864]. Shows Confederate works ("location not accurate") at Resaca and the Union position at Snake Creek Gap. 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. 63, no. 4. Pen and ink and Pencil. LC Civil War maps (2nd ...
    • Date: 1864
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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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    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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    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 inclusion of additional roads and names of residents. "Official issue. H.C. Wharton Lt. Engr. U.S.A." Negative photocopy. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S63, S64, 166 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes names of select ...
    • 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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    [Map of the environs of Powers and Isoms ferries, Cobb County, Georgia]. Relief shown by hachures. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pencil, blue pencil, and red pencil. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S54 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes names of select landowners. In blue pencil at top right: 39. In pencil at top right: 40. Imperfect: Fold-lined, mounted on paper.
    • Date: 1864
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    Map illustrating the defence [sic] of Savannah, Ga. and the operations resulting in its capture by the army commanded by Maj. Genl. W.T. Sherman, Dec. 21st, 1864 Shows fortifications, headquarters, and location and dates of battles. Relief shown by hachures. Gift; Miss Eleanor Sherman Fitch; July 7, 1942. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S189, 208 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Insets of fortifications: Works at the eastern point of Whitmarsh Island -- Fort Thunderbolt -- Bastion on the line of defence [sic] ...
    • Contributor: Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - American Photo-Lithographic Company - Poe, O. M.
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    The Rebel defences [sic] of Savannah, Georgia, 1864 Printed map of Savannah, Ga., and environs indicating rivers and creeks, swamps and marshes, cultivated and flooded fields, and names of selected landowners. Annotations by Sneden highlight the positions of Union and Confederate forces and show the direction of Confederate General Hardee's retreat on the night of December 20th, 1864.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862
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    [Map of the environs of Olley Creek near Marietta, Georgia]. Shows troop positions. Title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S95, 197 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Pencil and pen-and-ink (some col.), mounted on paper.
    • Date: 1864
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    Map illustrating the operations of the army under com'd of Maj. Gen. W.T. Sherman, in Georgia, from May 5th to September 4th, 1864 Shows Union and Confederate works in southeastern Tennessee and northwestern Georgia. Relief shown by hachures. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S33, 123 Annotation in ink "Ezra Ch[urch]" west of Atlanta. In manuscript pencil at lower left: "Federal lines in blue, Rebel [lines in] red." In manuscript ink at lower left: "Photographed at Chief Engr's Office, Mily. Divn. Miss., Atlanta, Ga." Available also through ...
    • Contributor: Brooks, Alfred F. - Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - United States. Army. Military Division of the Mississippi. Chief Engrs. Office
    • Date: 1864-05-05
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    McPherson crossing at Rosswell [i.e., Roswell, Georgia July, 1864].
    McPherson crossing at Roswell
    Shows works of the 15th and 16th army corps and "H.Q., Army of the Tenn." near "Rosswells Factory." Relief shown by hachures. 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. 49, no. 3. Pencil. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S104, 205 Available ...
    • Date: 1864
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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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    Sumpter Prison, Andersonville, Georgia, June 1864 Shows the prison with wooden fence, 18 guard towers, the famous "deadline," the north and south gates, Sweetwater Creek, "Valley of Death," fortification, batteries, and cook house. He depicts overcrowding by a blizzard of tiny dots everywhere, writing the dots stand for "Union soldiers." Date written on map: June 1863 with penciled 4 over the 3. Pen-and-ink on blue tinted note paper. Purchase, James ...
    • Contributor: Caulfield, Patt
    • Date: 1864
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    [Map of the environs of the Chattahoochee River at Sandtown, Georgia, July 5-17, 1864]. Shows area in Cobb County from Powder Springs east to the Chattahoochee River. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Similar to U.S. War Dept.'s Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate armies, 1891-95, pl. 45, no. 5. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Pencil. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S53 Available also through the Library ...
    • Date: 1864
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    Map showing the investment and siege of Savannah, Georgia by Genl Sherman's army Decr 1864. Regional view of Savannah, Ga., with the many landforms (rivers, sounds, swamps, islands) noted as well as the locations of forts Jackson and Pulaski. The Savannah & Gulf Railroad, Georgia Central Railroad, and Ogeechee Canal are also indicated.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1864
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    [Union troop positions northwest of Marietta, Georgia, June 10-July 3, 1864]. Relief shown by hachures. Title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S93, 195 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. At bottom of map: Schofield. Similar to a map in the Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate Armies, 1891-95, pl. 62, no. 13. Pencil (some col.) and ...
    • Date: 1864
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    Map showing the operations of the national forces under the command of Maj. Gen. W.T. Sherman during the campaign resulting in the capture of Atlanta, Georgia, Sept. 1, 1864 Shows dates and troop positions in northwestern Georgia between Chattanooga and Atlanta. Relief shown by hachures. Differs from other 1864 ed. (Sher 28) in inclusion of note at lower left. Gift; Mr. Sherman Ewing; Feb., 1965. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 128, S27 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Includes note. Signed in ink at lower left: ...
    • Contributor: Hergesheimer, E. (Edwin) - Krebs, Charles G. - Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - United States Coast Survey - Hergesheimer, E.
    • Date: 1864-05-06