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    Battle of Spotsylvania Courthouse, Virginia showing attack on the salient angle May 12th.

    Shows the distribution of Confederate forces under the commands of Longstreet, Ewell, and Hill facing Union forces under Wright, Warren, Burnside, and Hancock, with special attention to Hancock's assault on Ewell's forces in the "Mule Shoe salient." Oriented with north to the upper left.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1864-05-12
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    Plan of the Battle of Spotsylvania C.H., Virginia : fought May 8th to 21st 1864.

    Shows the Confederate forces located around and to the north of Spotsylvania Court House, with the Po River at their back. The Union forces were positioned along the Ny River so as to attack on both the Confederate left and right. Several landmarks are indicated, including houses used as headquarters by various officers, and the "mule shoe" salient known as the "bloody angle" because ...

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1864-05-08
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    [Map of Spotsylvania County, Va.].

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows fortifications in the Chancellorsville area and the names of residents. Date and title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil on tracing paper mounted on cloth. Imperfect: lower right hand corner missing. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H61 LC Land ownership maps, 1350 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In ...

    • Date: 186?
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    Plan of Battle of Spotsylvania Court House, Va.

    At this midpoint in the Spottsylvania Campaign (May 7-20), Union forces under Grant and Confederate forces under Lee were facing off to the south and east of Spottsylvania Court House. On May 12, Grant ordered Hancock to assault Ewell's position in the "mule's shoe" salient. This map attempts to depict the action during that assault. It shows Ewell's position at the start of the ...

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1864-05-12
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    Campaign of "The Wilderness," position of brigades of 2nd Corps, A.N. Va. May 6th, 1864

    Shows encampments and troop movements. Pen-and-ink, mounted on cloth. Similar to the map reproduced in the Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate Armies, 1891-95, pl. 83, no. 2. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H167 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 33.

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1864
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    Military topographical map of eastern Virginia showing the routes taken by the several army corps & the battles fought in the present campaign of 1864 under Lt. Gen. U. S. Grant

    Scale ca. 1:135,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 499 Includes fortifications surrounding Richmond and Petersburg, roads, railroads, drainage, vegetation, towns, and houses. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Sholl, Charles
    • Date: 1864
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    Sketch showing positions and entrenchments of the Army of N. Va. from May 9th to 21st 1864, battles of Spotsylvania C.H., Va.

    Pen-and-ink, mounted on cloth. Similar to the map reproduced in the Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate Armies, 1891-95, pl. 83, no. 3. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H168 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 35.

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1864
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    [Map of Spotsylvania Court House].

    This hand-drawn map shows the location of the Confederate line and the location of Union troops, including the 6th Corps under Upton and 2nd under Hancock; and also the spot where Stonewall Jackson's amputated arm was buried.

    • Contributor: Carter, Robert Goldthwaite
    • Date: 1864-05-08
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    The Wilderness, May 5 & 6, 1864.

    Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 665.4 From: History of the ninety-third regiment, New York volunteer infantry, 1861-1865 / David H. King, A. Judson Gibbs, Jay H. Northup. Milwaukee, Wis., Swain & Tate Co., 1895. Map indicates three positions of the regiment during the engagement. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster ...

    • Contributor: King, David H. - Gibbs, A. Judson - Northup, Jay H.
    • Date: 1895
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    The Battle of Chancellorsville, Va., including operations from April 29th to May 5th, 1863

    Map depicts Hooker's attempt to flank Lee's position at Fredericksburg via Kelly's Ford and Chancellorsville, which backfired when Lee discovered it. Dividing his forces, Lee turned half to meet Hooker's Federals head on near Chancellorsville while Jackson's division moved through the Wilderness to flank Hooker's right. Meanwhile, Sedgwick's forces managed to cross the Rappahannock opposite Fredericksburg and dislodge the Confederates holding Marie's Heights, but ...

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox - Paine, William H.
    • Date: 1863-04-29
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    Fifteen pen and ink maps of the battle of the Wilderness

    Annotated in pen-and-ink and pencil. Confederate troop positions are colored red. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 668 LeGear. Atlases of the United States, 10662 Call no. cited in LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.): G1292.W5S5 R83 1931 folio. Includes notes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Russell, Robert E. L.
    • Date: 1864

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    Map of Spotsylvania

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. Oriented with north toward upper left. "Map from the Confederate Engineer Bureau in Richmond, Va. General J.F. Gilmer, chief engineer. Presented to the West Point Military Academy by his only daughter, Mrs. J.F. Minis, Savannah, Ga." LC Land ownership maps, 1354 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...

    • Contributor: Gilmer, Jeremy Francis - Campbell, Albert H. (albert Henry) - Minis, Louisa Porter - Confederate States of America. Army. Department of Northern Virginia - United States Military Academy
    • Date: 1863
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    [Map of parts of Orange, Louisa, and Spotsylvania counties, Va.].

    Shows the names of some residents. Date, title, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil on lined paper, mounted on cloth. The signature J.K. Boswell appears in ink twice in lower right corner. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H104 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. On pencil on verso: 308.

    • Contributor: Boswell, J. K.
    • Date: 186?
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    Map showing position of the brigades of 2nd Corps, C.S. Army of N. Va., May 5, 1864

    Pen-and-ink on an irregularly shaped sheet of paper pasted to a larger sheet of paper, mounted on cloth. Similar to the map reproduced in the Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate Armies, 1891-95, pl. 83, no. 1. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H166 In pencil on verso: 34. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as ...

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1864
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    Map of Spotsylvania County

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. Pen-and-ink with pencil annotations on a 1 1/2-inch pencil grid, on irregularly shaped tracing linen pasted together from 4 sheets, sectioned and mounted on cloth. Imperfect: several dark blotches down the center of the map, water staining overall, and large rectangular discoloration in upper left. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H58 LC Land ...

    • Contributor: Grant, John - Pendleton, S. T.
    • Date: 1862
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    Part of Spottsylvania [sic] County.

    Shows the names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. "Negative loaned for photostatting by Mr. Edward Steere, Historical Section, National Park Service." "Original in Atkinson's "Grants" Campaigns - [not identified 6/20/1940] - not identified 2/24/1966 ... ." LC Land ownership maps, 1352 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Edward Stanford Ltd
    • Date: 1860
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    Battle of the Wilderness, May 5 - 6 and 7, 1864, between Lee (60,000) and Grant (120,000) including the approach and the movement toward Spottsylvania [sic] Courthouse

    "Read numerically." Annotated in pen-and-ink, crayon and pencil. Confederate troop positions are colored red. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 667 LeGear. Atlases of the United States, 10660 Call no. cited in LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.): G1292.W5S5 .R8 1935 folio. Includes notes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Russell, Robert E. L.
    • Date: 1864

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    Plan of the Battle of the Wilderness, Va. : May 5th to 12th.

    While labelled the Battle of the Wilderness (May 5-6), this map depicts troop locations and movements during engagements in the days immediately following as both armies met at Spotsylvania Court House (May 8-12) and Union forces under Grant made slow but steady progress moving southeast toward the James River and their ultimate goal, Richmond. This map encompasses the Rapidan River to the northeast, and ...

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1864-05-05
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    Map of Orange and Spotsylvania counties, Va.

    Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. "After the copy in the Military Papers of General R.E. Lee. Presented to the Fredericksburg Battlefield Park &c &c by Douglas Southall Freeman, July 1936." LC Land ownership maps, 1318 "Negative loaned for photostatting by Mr. Edward Steere, Nat. Park Service." Mounted on cloth. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...

    • Contributor: Freeman, Douglas Southall
    • Date: 186?
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    The Wilderness. [May 5-7, 1864]

    Scale ca. 1:69,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 666 From Century illustrated monthly magazine, v. 34, June 1887. p.279. "Union works are marked U" and "Confederate works are marked C." Shows roads, houses, names of residents, drainage, vegetation, and relief by hachures. "From coll. of Civil War material, chiefly photographs, presented by Col. Godwin Ordway." Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through ...

    • Contributor: Michler, N. (nathaniel) - Michler, N.
    • Date: 1887
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    Caroline Co., Va.

    Title from verso. Drawn on a 1/4-inch grid. Pen-and-ink on grid drawn in pencil, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H26 Annotated in pencil in upper right: (215). Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Date: 186?
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    [Map of Spotsylvania County, Va.].

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows fortifications in the Chancellorsville area and the names of some residents. Date, title, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil on brown paper mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H59 LC Land ownership maps, 1348 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Date: 186?
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    [Map of Spotsylvania County, Va.].

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows fortifications in the Chancellorsville area and the names of residents. Date, title, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil on 3/4 inch pencil grid on tracing linen. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H60 LC Land ownership maps, 1349 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Date: 186?
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    Spotsylvania [May 8-21, 1864]

    Scale ca. 1:63,360. Relief shown by hachures and pictorially. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 658 From Century illustrated monthly magazine, v. 34, June 1887. p. 288. "Union works are marked . . . U" and "Confederate works are marked . . . C." Indicates roads, houses, names of residents, drainage, vegetation. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Contributor: Michler, N. (nathaniel) - Ordway, Godwin - Michler, N.
    • Date: 1887
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    [Map of the counties of Caroline, Essex, Orange and Spotsylvania, and parts of the counties of Hanover, King and Queen, King George, King William, and Stafford, 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, geographic features and land owners. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. ...

    • Contributor: Confederate States of America. Army. Dept. Of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office
    • Date: 1863