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    Map showing entrance to Mobile Bay and course taken by Union fleet. Map shows Confederate fortifications (Forts Powell, Gaines, Morgan) and the location of Union fleet in Mobile Bay and the Gulf of Mexico. On August 5, Union Admiral Farragut attempted to lead several ships into Mobile Bay, past formidable Confederate forts and the ironclad C.S.S. Tennessee. Despite the sinking by a mine of the U.S.S. Tecumseh, the Union fleet passed through the channel and engaged...
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1864-08-05
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    Part of northern Georgia : no. 2 Covers a portion of northwestern Georgia and adjacent Alabama to the west of Atlanta. Relief shown by hachures. Endorsed (facsim.): Official issue. Wm. C. Margedant, Capt. & Supt. "Lithographed Topo'l Eng'r Office, Head-Quarters, Dep't of the Cumberland." Liquid staining along center fold and edges. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S22, 129.74 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster...
    • Contributor: Merrill, W. E. (William Emery) - Margedant, Wm. C. (William C.) - United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers - Merrill, W. E.
    • Date: 1864
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    Map of the defences of the city of Mobile. [1862-64] Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 107 From 39th Cong., 1st Sess. [1866]-Report of the Chief Engineer, U.S.A. No. 10. Map of Mobile and environs, showing roads, "Mobile and Ohio Rail-Road," drainage, vegetation, hachures, and fortifications at Blakely and Spanish Fort and those built in 1862, 1863, and 1864 at Mobile. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library...
    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1866
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    [Plat of land along the Rio de la Movila near its juncture with Bayou Chataugé]. Shows area in Mobile County, Alabama. Title from John R. Hébert's list of maps. Place names in Spanish. Pen-and-ink and pencil. Oriented with north to the right. Watermarks: D & C Blauw and fleur-de-lis in a shield surmounted by a crown over the letters WR. From the papers of Vicente Sebastián Pintado. Described in: Vicente Sebastián Pintado, Surveyor General of Spanish West Florida, 1805-17...
    • Contributor: Pintado, Vicente Sebastián
    • Date: 1815
  • Map
    Plan of bend and breast works of Tohopeka, the battle of the 27th March 1814. Does not show troops or details of battle. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backed paper. Title from verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Date: 1814
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    Southern Mississippi and Alabama : showing the approaches to Mobile Covers the area west to east, from Jackson, Miss. to Montgomery, Ala. and north to south, from Philadelphia, Miss./Centreville, Ala. to Gulf of Mexico. Transferred from the Allen family papers in LC Manuscript Division. Annotated in ink on verso: Itinerary, march to Montgomery April 12 (or 13) to April 25, 1865, 16th A.C. LC copy imperfect: water marks scattered in map and deteriorated along...
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas)
    • Date: 1863
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    Plan of the battle of August 5, 1864. [Mobile Bay] Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 106.4 From Harper's weekly, v. 8, Sept. 24, 1864. p. 613. Names of ships are keyed by number and letter to the left of the map. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 1864
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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
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    Anniston, Ala. 1887. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. "Copyrighted for 'Anniston City Land Company'." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 1 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus. and index to points of interest. AACR2
    • Contributor: Henry Wellge & Co. - Beck & Pauli
    • Date: 1887
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    [Northern Mississippi and Alabama Relief shown by hachures. Differs from G3980 1865 .L5 CW 259.5 : lacks names of cartographer and litographer. On verso in ink: Portions Alabama, Mississippi, etc., U.S. Coast Survey. 1865. 1in = 10ms., No. 4. 1865 sett [sic] 6 sheets. Stamped on verso: Gilbert Thompson. Sheet 4 of a 6-sheet series of maps used by Gilbert Thompson during the Civil War. In addition to...
    • Contributor: Lindenkohl, A. - United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1865
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    Bird's eye view of Anniston, Ala. 1888. Perspective map not drawn to scale. "Looking southwest." Indexed for points of interest. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 2 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Glover, E. S. (Eli Sheldon) - Shober & Carqueville - Glover, E. S.
    • Date: 1888
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    [Unfinished map of a portion of land along Perdido Bay, Spanish West Florida]. Title from John R. Hébert's list of maps. Pen-and-ink and pencil. From the papers of Vicente Sebastián Pintado. Described in: Vicente Sebastián Pintado, Surveyor General of Spanish West Florida, 1805-17 : the man and his maps / by John R. Hébert. Imago mundi, v. 39, pp. 50-72. 1987. p. 71, no. 60. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 877 In upper right corner: 104. Available also through...
    • Contributor: Pintado, Vicente Sebastián
    • Date: 1815
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    Rebel defences [sic] of Mobile shewing [sic] Union attack April 3rd-9th 1865 on Spanish Fort. Map shows route taken by Union Admiral Farragut in August 1864 as well as that in March 1865, when his fleet provided naval support to land forces under Frederick Steele and E.R.S. Camby. Camby captured Spanish Fort and Blakely, across the bay from Mobile, entering that city on April 18. This map pays attention to the Confederates use of spikes and torpedoes (naval mines)...
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1865-04-03
  • Map
    Map of Alabama constructed from the surveys in the General Land Office and other documents. Improved to 1819. Scale 1:950,400; 15 miles to an in. Prime meridian: Washington and London. Includes statistical and geographical notes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Melish, John
    • Date: 1819
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    Battle of Tehoo[pca]. Shows troop positions during the Battle of Horseshoe Bend. Pen-and-ink. Top right corner lacking. Rough draft on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Date: 1814
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    Northern Mississippi and Alabama Scale 1:633,600. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 259.4 General map indicating cities and towns, roads and railroads, rivers, and some relief by hachures. The map is overprinted in red to show state names and highlight state boundaries and railroads. Another copy is in the James A. Garfield papers, Manuscript Division, L.C., series 8, container no. 1. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also...
    • Contributor: Lindenkohl, A. - United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    [Map of an area of Spanish West Florida from Lake Maurepas to Pensacola Bay]. Depths shown by soundings. Title from John R. Hébert's list of maps. Pen-and-ink and pencil; unfinished. From the papers of Vicente Sebastián Pintado. Described in: Vicente Sebastián Pintado, Surveyor General of Spanish West Florida, 1805-17 : the man and his maps / by John R. Hébert. Imago mundi, v. 39, pp. 50-72. 1987. p. 65, no. 38. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 838 Sheet consists of...
    • Contributor: Pintado, Vicente Sebastián
    • Date: 1810
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    Alabama Relief shown in hachures. Prime meridian: Washington. From: A general atlas, Fielding Lucas, Baltimore, 1826. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Lucas, Fielding
    • Date: 1826
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    Chart showing the entrance of Rear Admiral Farragut into Mobile Bay. 5th of August 1864 Scale ca. 1:22,500. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 110 Detailed map showing five positions and the tracks of the vessels during the sea battle, obstructions, channels, banks, and shoals. Includes small views of the "Iron-clad Tennessee," Federal ship colliding with the Ram Tennessee, a vessel sailing past what appears to be Mobile Point, and a general view of the battle. Inset: [Diagram] showing...
    • Contributor: Weir, Robert - Farragut, David Glasgow
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    [Map of Spanish East and West Florida from Mobile Bay to Apalache Bay bounded by the United States boundary on the north]. Depths shown by soundings. Place names in Spanish. Title from John R. Hébert's list of maps. Pen-and-ink and pencil; unfinished. From the papers of Vicente Sebastián Pintado. Described in: Vicente Sebastián Pintado, Surveyor General of Spanish West Florida, 1805-17 : the man and his maps / by John R. Hébert. Imago mundi, v. 39, pp. 50-72. 1987. p. 63, no. 12. Includes explanatory note....
    • Contributor: Pintado, Vicente Sebastián
    • Date: 1815
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    The state of Mississippi and Alabama territory. Prime meridian: Philadelphia and London. "Shallus Sc." From: Samuel Lewis atlas, 1817. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Shallus, Francis
    • Date: 181?
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    [Map of the Alabama and Tennessee River Railroad between Blue Mountain Station and Jacksonville, Calhoun County, Alabama] Delineates the route of the Alabama and Tennessee River Railroad, (named on map as A. & T. Riv. R-Ra.). Also shows roads, rivers, section lines, houses, and outbuildings. Relief shown by hachures. Signed in pencil in two places by the Confederate engineer "Geo. Wadsworth Chf Engr." Pen and ink and watercolor. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 103.5 Available also through the Library of...
    • Contributor: Wadsworth, George - Alabama and Tennessee River Railroad
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    Capture of Mobile, Alabama A regional view of Mobile and environs, encompassing Mobile, Blakely, Spanish Fort, Alabama City, Williamsburg, Fort Morgan, Fort Gaines, and Fort Orwell. Also shows defenses of Mobile Bay, including use of torpedoes (mines), spikes, and sunken logs. The city of Mobile was abandoned by the Confederates on the night of April 11-20th, 1865.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1861
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    Map of Colbert County, Alabama Cadastral map showing landowners' names, school districts, voting precincts, and commissioners districts. Includes table of "The part of Colbert added to Franklin County." LC Land ownership maps, 1 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Bacon, Delos H.
    • Date: 1896
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    Northern Alabama and Georgia Relief shown by hachures. Slight variant and most recent edition. Accompanied by 2 copies of note "Field map carried by General Sherman on his famous march from Atlanta to the sea, prsented by him to Vinnie Ream soon after the close of the Civil War and bequeathed by her to her husband. [signed] R.L. Hoxie Brig. Gen." U.S.A." Original in LC Manuscript Division, container...
    • Contributor: Lindenkohl, A. - Lindenkohl, H. (Henry) - Krebs, Charles G. - United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1864