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    The attack on and surrender of Harper's Ferry Shows the area surrounding Harper's Ferry, W. Va., at the intersection of the Potomac and Shenandoah Rivers as the Confederate forces under Jackson began their assault, Sept. 12-15, 1862.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862-09-14
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    A centennial map of the Lexington Presbytery of the Synod of Virginia of the Presbyterian Church in the United States, organized Sept. 26, 1786, centennial Sept. 26, 1886, at Timber Ridge Church Pen-and-ink and pencil, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H214 Includes an index of Virginia and West Virginia counties in the Lexington Presbytery. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1886
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    Vicinity of Harpers Ferry. Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Date and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Title on verso partially obscured by mounting. Pen-and-ink on 2 sheets of tracing linen, pasted together to form an irregularly shaped sheet, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H192 Imperfect: Liquid staining on right side and left edge. Available also through the Library...
    • Date: 1864
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    Moore & Beckly [i.e. Beckley] patent, lot no. 10, Atlantic & North Western R.R. land.
    Moore and Beckley patent, lot number 10, Atlantic and North Western R.R. land
    Shows 4,000 acres on the Fall Branch of New River, Raleigh County, West Virginia and the names of some residents. Oriented with north to the left. Pen-and-ink on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. On verso, obscured by mounting: Lot no. 10, Moore & Beckley. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H326 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 188?
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    Mannington, West Virginia 1897. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 999 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2
    • Contributor: Fowler, T. M. (Thaddeus Mortimer) - Moyer, James - Fowler, T. M.
    • Date: 1897
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    Hunter's victory at Mount Crawford [October 2, 1864]. Scene of the operations in Shenadoah Valley-capture of Staunton [June 6, 1864]. Scale not given. Relief shown in hachures. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 654.8 Anonymous, undated newspaper map showing the Shenandoah Valley from Front Royal to Staunton. Military information is not given. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 1864
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    [Military map showing the topographical features of the country adjacent to Harper's Ferry, Va.; including Maryland, Loudoun, and Bolivar Heights, and portions of South and Short Mountains, with the positions of the ... Scale 1:15,840. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 700 Printed edition of the preceding map indicating relief by hachures rather than by contour lines. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Weyss, J. E.
    • Date: 1863
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    Fairmont and Palatine, West Virginia 1897. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 993.1 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2: 100; 651/1; 700/1
    • Contributor: Fowler, T. M. (Thaddeus Mortimer) - Moyer, James - Fowler, T. M.
    • Date: 1897
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    Map of the "Kanawha City" estates, Kanawha County, West Virginia, United States of America Relief shown by form lines. Pen-and-ink, pencil, crayon, and watercolor, mounted on cloth. In ink on verso obscured by mounting: Map no. 1, Kanawha City Estates. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H337 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Includes notes. In pencil on verso: 483.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1875
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    Important farmlands, Mason Co., West Virginia "March 1977." "Interpretations derived from soil map constructed 1961 by Cartographic Division, Soil Conservation Service, USDA of Mason County, West Virginia." "Base source: USGS 1:100,000 county base map compiled in 1976." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes notes and location map.
    • Contributor: United States. Soil Conservation Service
    • Date: 1977
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    Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, West Virginia Bird's-eye view. Relief shown by shading and landform drawings. "*GPO: 1993--342-398/80001." Panel title. Title at upper left: Harpers Ferry. Includes text, descriptive index to points of interest, and ill. Text, map of entire park, and ill. (some col.) on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1993
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    Map shewing [sic] vicinity of Harper's Ferry, Virginia, and the upper Potomac River. Concerns an area of Maryland and Virginia between the towns of Cumberland, Md., on the west and Harpers Ferry, Va. [now W.Va.], on the eastern side of the map. Sneden details the mountainous topography highlighting rivers, especially the Potomac River, and including the rail system through this area. Just north of Winchester, Va., there is a line of unidentified Confederate troops. The only other...
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863
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    Map of the battle field of Carnifex Ferry, Gauley River, West Va., Sept. 10th 1861 : United States forces commanded by Brig. Gen. W.S. Rosecrans. "Copied from a Map accompanying the Report of Gen. Rosecrans." Description derived from published bibliography. Indicates Confederate works and batteries at Camp Gauley, Union positions during attack and names of units, roads, drainage, houses, fences and vegetation. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by isolines. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's Archives Research Services...
    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1876
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    Map to illustrate the report of Brigadier-General Hill Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 693 Map of part of West Virginia and western Maryland from Romney west to Grafton, showing the battle of Corricks Ford on July 14th, routes used by Union and Confederate columns, location of bridges burned by Confederates on July 12, 14, and 15, and the "point where pursuit was abandoned by orders of Major-General McClellan."...
    • Contributor: Richardson, James H.
    • Date: 1861
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    Map showing location &c. of "Middleton" coal lands, Fayette County, W. Va.
    Map showing location etc. of "Middleton" coal lands, Fayette County, W. Va.
    Pen-and-ink on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H261 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. "Plate no. 3." In pencil on verso: 204.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1882
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    [Map of the counties of Greene, Madison, Page, and Rockingham, and parts of the counties of Albemarle, Augusta, Culpeper, Louisa, Orange, and Rappahannock, Va.] "Map from the Confederate Engineer Bureau in Richmond, Va. General J.F. Gilmer, Chief Engineer[.] Presented to the Virginia Historical Society by his only daughter, Mrs. J.F. Minis, Sav[ana]h, Ga."--Note on map. Forms part of the Gilmer Map Collection. Relief shown by hachures. Shows towns, waterways, roads, and geographic features. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. Gift of...
    • Contributor: Confederate States of America. Army. Dept. Of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office
    • Date: 1864
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    Map shewing [sic] movements of Union and Rebel armies from 30th June to 13th July 1863. Covers parts of Pennsylvania, Maryland, and Virginia, focusing on the Gettysburg area south through Sharpsburg and Frederick City, Md., and ending around Harpers Ferry, Va. [now W.Va.]. At the end of June 1863, Union and Confederate troops were moving towards Gettysburg, Pa. The conflict at Gettysburg was fought July 1-3 with Confederate troops retreating south after that time. Sneden includes dates at various locations...
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863-06-30
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    Map of Jefferson County, Va. photographed for the Bureau of Topographical Engineers Oct., 1862. Shows Jefferson County before the formation of West Virginia in 1863.
    • Contributor: United States. Topographical Bureau - Brown, Samuel Howell
    • Date: 1862
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    Bird's eye view of the city of Wheeling, West Virginia 1870. Perspective map not drawn to scale. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 1016 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus. and index to points of interest. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 710/1; 710/2
    • Contributor: [Ruger, A.] - Chicago Lithographing Co. - Ruger & Stoner
    • Date: 1870
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    Map of the State of Virginia Scale ca. 1:887,040. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 493.6 General map of Virginia, West Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, and southern Pennsylvania showing cities and towns, roads, rivers, and relief by hachures. The map is overprinted in red to indicate railroads, the state name "West Virginia," and concentric circles centered on Washington, D.C. A table of "Distances by Railroads" appears below the map title. Description...
    • Contributor: Nicholson, W. L.
    • Date: 1864
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    County map of Virginia and West Virginia "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1863 by S. Augustus Mitchell, Jr. ... for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania." In lower right corner: 27. Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington. Probably from: Mitchell's new general atlas. Philadelphia : S. Augustus Mitchell, Jr, 1864. Relief shown by hachures. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the...
    • Contributor: Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus) - Gamble, W. H. (William H.)
    • Date: 1863
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    Grafton, West Virginia 1898. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 995 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus. and index to points of interest. AACR2: 100; 700/1
    • Contributor: Downs, A. E. (Albert E.) - Fowler, T. M. (Thaddeus Mortimer) - Fowler & Downs - Downs, A. E.
    • Date: 1898
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    Map showing the location of railroads, canals, navigation projects and public institutions in which the Commonwealth of Virginia had invested money as of date January 1st. 1861 : as traced from an ... "Defendants Exhibit No. 14 September 9th, 1914, C.B." "Filed by the State of West Virginia in the equity cause of Commonwealth of Virginia vs. State of West Virginia pending in the Supreme Court of the United States, at the hearing before Commissioner Littlefield in Richmond, Va., in August, 1914." "Prepared under the direction of J.K. Anderson, Chief Engineer of the Public Service Commission of...
    • Contributor: Anderson, J. K. - Boye, Herman - Buchholtz, L. V. (Lewis Von) - West Virginia. Public Service Commission
    • Date: 1914
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    [Map of Wyoming, Fayette and Raleigh Counties, West Va. Covers the area from Logan Courthouse to Richmond Ferry, W. Va. Drawn with ink and pencil. Shows towns, roads, rivers and mountains with some distances given. Not drawn to scale. One of a series of eight maps of southwestern Virginia and West Virginia. Originally in envelope with notations: "Maps of various kinds by residents of Western Virginia. Found among a few books &c which...
    • Contributor: Loring, William Wing
    • Date: 1862
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    [Two sketches on one sheet of the road from Huntersville, W. Va. along Knap Creek to the Greenbrier River, and from the Greenbrier River across Brushy Ridge]. Relief shown by hachures. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil on blue paper, mounted between sheets of transparent paper. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H79 Map in pencil, map in pencil and pen-and-ink of road from Huntersville, and notes about distances on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 1861