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    Map of Jackson City opposite the city of Washington at the south end of the Potomac Free Bridge. Shows proposed town of Jackson City in Alexandria County D.C. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Also covers Potomac River between Georgetown and Alexandria. Pen-and-ink and blue wash. Faced with gauze and mounted on cloth backing. Includes later lead-pencil annotations at lower right. Map folder annotated in ink: This map removed from a binding containing a list of the original...
    • Date: 1843
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    Sketch of the battle of Bristoe, Wednesday, Oct. 14, 1863 Shows names of the Confederate commands and names of some residents. Pen-and-ink and pencil (some col.) over a 1 1/2 pencil grid, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H165 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Stamped on verso: 1182. In pencil on verso: 91.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1863
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    [Map of Louisa County, Virginia] LC Land ownership maps, 1290 Relief shown by hachures. Shows names of many residents. Date and title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink with pencil annotations on tracing cloth cut to the shape of the county and mounted on paper. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H296 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. On verso in pencil:...
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 186?
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    Major land resource areas (MLRA), Virginia, by physiographic regions "July 1980." "1-15,290." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Soil Conservation Service
    • Date: 1980
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    Map of Roanoke County, Va.
    Map of Roanoke County, Virginia | Northern section of Roanoke County
    Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward upper right. "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, Savh., Ga." LC Land ownership maps, 1336 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Printed on...
    • Contributor: Izard, Walter - Hutchinson, W. - Coyle, John M. - Gilmer, Jeremy Francis - Minis, Louisa Porter - Confederate States of America. Army. Department of Northern Virginia - Virginia Historical Society
    • Date: 186?
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    Manassas National Battlefield Park, Virginia. Scale ca. 1:48,000. Printed on both sides of sheet. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 572.2 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes descriptive index, text, and illus. AACR2
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1971
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    Sunday, May 3rd : [Map of the battle of Chancellorsville] Relief shown by hachures. Title in lead pencil in upper margin. Date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil (some col.), mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H136 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Including an index of names of Confederate commanders. In pencil on verso: 20.
    • Date: 1863
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    Topographical map showing the location of Big Hill iron lands, Botetourt Co., Va. Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H233 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Insets: Title map of "Big Hill" Iron Lands, 592 1/2 A., Botetourt County, Va. -- Geological section of Big Hill, on line A-B. In pencil on verso: 223.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1882
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    Dominia Anglorum in America Septentrionali. Scales differ. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Sheet title in Latin and German. Individual map titles and text in German. Maps in English and German. From the authors' Atlas geographicvs maior, 1753-59 [i.e. 1781, v. 1, 1759] v. 1, no. 141. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 83 Differs from other copies in Long Island boundary coloration. Includes text and glossary. Available also through...
    • Contributor: Homann Erben (Firm)
    • Date: 1759
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    Sussex, Southampton counties, Virginia Pen-and-ink and pencil on 2 sheets pasted together, mounted on cloth. In pencil in lower left corner: 232. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H307 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 161.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1867
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    [Battle of Chancellorsville]. Scale ca. 1:190,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 527 Map 1: Dispositions of the Union and Confederate armies prior to the battle of Chancellorsville.-- Map 2: Dispositions of Union and Confederate forces about 11:30 P.M., 30 April, 1863. -- Map 3: Dispositions of Union and Confederate forces at 4:00 P.M., 2nd May, 1863. Each map indicates troop positions, roads, railroads, towns, drainage, fords,...
    • Date: 1863
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    Map of Augusta County, Virginia Scale 1:63,360 or 1 in. to the mile. Relief shown by hachures. Shows land ownership. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Land ownership maps, 1213 "R.E. Lee, Pres. Bd of Survey". "The basis of this map is the Confederate surveys made by order of Maj. Gen. J. F. Gilmer ..." Includes inset of Staunton, "Map showing...
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah - Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward) - Washington and Lee University. Trustees - Worley & Bracher
    • Date: 1870
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    Virginia Relief shown pictorially. Facsimile. Gift; Library of Virginia; April 24, 1999. Original version: [London : Printed by J.H. for T. Slater, 1629]. 10th state of map, rev. 1624. Appears in: The true travels, adventures, and observations of Captaine Iohn Smith, in Europe, Asia, Affrica, and America, from anno Domini 1593 to 1629. Oriented with north to the right. Includes ill. and notes. In lower...
    • Contributor: Smith, John - Franklin Press (Richmond, Va.)
    • Date: 1819
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    A map of the most inhabited part of Virginia containing the whole province of Maryland with part of Pensilvania, New Jersey and North Carolina. Scale ca. 1:650,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: Philadelphia and Curratuck Inlet. Relief shown pictorially. "To the Right Honourable, George Dunk Earl of Halifax ..." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1428 Includes distance chart added by "J. Dalrymple, London Jany. ye. 1st. 1755." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Fry, Joshua - Jefferson, Peter - Jefferys, Thomas
    • Date: 1755
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    Map showing the projected route of the Potomac and Ohio Railway. Middle Atlantic area showing drainage, cities and towns, county boundaries, coal in West Virginia and the railroads with emphasis on the main line. Incorporated by the West Virginia legislature, 1867-68.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Potomac and Ohio Railway
    • Date: 1874
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    Map of the battle fields of Manassas and the surrounding region : showing the various actions of the 21st July, 1861, between the armies of the Confederate States and the United States Relief shown by hachures. Showing troop positions and movements, roads, houses and names of residents, fences, vegetation, drainage, and fords. Dedicated (facsim.): Presented to the city of New Orleans by General G.T. [i.e., P.G.T.] Beauregard, gen., comdg. Dedicated in ms: Prof. A.D. Bache with respects of Capt. Abbot. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 561a Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the...
    • Contributor: Atkinson, W. G.
    • Date: 1862
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    [Map of eastern Virginia and parts of Maryland and northern North Carolina showing railroads and principal cities and towns]. Gift; Mrs. Carroll Greenough; Nov. 6, 1943. Title and date derived from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. In pencil mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 508.55 Call no. cited in LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.): G3880 186- .M32 Vault. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Imperfect: Losses along fold lines and discoloration throughout.
    • Date: 1861
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    From Occoquan to Brentsville
    Sketch of the Occoquon
    Selected buildings shown pictorially. "Transferred from Office of Chf. Engr., Defenses of Washington, to Engr. Dept., Jan'y 1866." Stamped on verso: By transfer, Chief Engineers Office, War Department. Oriented with north to the right. Pen-and-ink and pencil. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 593.2 In ink in upper left: 211, L. Sheet 9 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a...
    • Contributor: Garton, M. N.
    • Date: 186?
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    Battle field of Bull Run, Va. July 21st 1861. Showing the positions of both armies at 4 o'clock, P.M. Scale ca. 1;30,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 562 Indicates troop positions and names of commanders, roads, drainage, vegetation, houses, names of residents, and relief by hachures. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 1861
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    [Map of the lines of march of the Army of the Potomac from Culpeper to Petersburg, Virginia] Shows names of some residents. Sun print annotated in pen-and-ink the lines of march of the Federal II, V, VI, IX, and XVIII corps and the cavalry. Sheets 2, 3, and 5 are signed by Maj. N. Michler and are dated July 28, August 2, and November 7, 1864, respectively. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 500, 501 Available also through the Library of...
    • Contributor: United States. Army of the Potomac. Engineer Department - Michler, N. (Nathaniel)
    • Date: 1864
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    Caroline County, Virginia Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. Date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Title, statement of responsibility, and scale from verso. Pen-and-ink on tracing linen mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H24 LC Land ownership maps, 1232 Annotated in pencil in upper right: "P.O.s underscored". Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Confederate States of America. Army of Northern Virginia. Corps, 2nd. Engineer Office
    • Date: 186?
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    Map of eastern Virginia Shows railroads and radial distances from Richmond. Also covers parts of Maryland, Delaware, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey. Relief shown by hachures. Inscribed in pencil inside front cover: Geo. W. Lay to Genl. Beauregard. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 465.35 LC copy imperfect: Worm holes on left side of map. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Nicholson, W. L. - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - Krebs, Charles G. - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - W.H. & O.H. Morrison (Firm)
    • Date: 1862
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    Pocket war map of Virginia, with portraits of Scott & his generals. Also views and plans of the principal places of note connected with the war Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 449.2 "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1861 by J. H. Bufford." "No. 76, Deposited [for copyright] Sept. 27, 1861. Recorded vol. 36, page 503." General map. Decorative border includes portraits of Scott, Harney, McClellan, Sprague, Fremont, Butler, Banks, Dix, Lyon, McDowell, Mansfield, and Wool. Insets: Cairo. 4 x 6 cm.-Charleston. 4...
    • Contributor: Bufford, John Henry
    • Date: 1861
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    Topographical map of Virginia between Washington and Manassas Junction. Shows Union and Confederate positions at "Battle of Bull Run, July 21st 1861." Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. In right margin at bottom: Guide to Mount Vernon by the Road Maker. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Gift (copy 1); Edward Stead; 25 Oct. 1991. Includes index of "U.S. encampments at Arlington Heights" and...
    • Contributor: Magnus, Charles
    • Date: 1861
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    Route of the Tenth New York Cavalry from Culpeper to Gettysburg and return. Summer and fall campaigns of 1863. Scale ca. 1:440,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 46 Finished pen and ink manuscript map of parts of Virginia, Maryland, and Pennsylvania, showing location and date of encampments and battles, route of the Tenth New York Cavalry, route of Capt. Pratt, roads, railroads, towns, drainage, and relief by hachures. Printed version appears in Preston's History of the Tenth Regiment of Cavalry, New York...
    • Contributor: Preston, Noble D. - United States. Army. New York Cavalry Regiment, 10th
    • Date: 1863