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    Plan of 2nd battle of Bull Run, Va. : Shewing movements of troops from 27 Aug. to Sept. 1. Shows the movement of troops in a three county area extending from Warrenton, Va., in Fauquier County through Manassas, Va., in Prince William County, ending to the east around Centreville and Fairfax, Va., in Fairfax County, during the Second Battle of Manassas or Bull Run.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862-08-27
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    Scene of the present terrible conflict in front of Richmond. Positions formerly held by our right wing-Mechanicsville, White House, Meadows Bridge, Gaines' House, Dispatch and Tunstall's Station's-The Pamunkey River still commanded by ... Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 465.65 From the Philadelphia Inquirer, Tuesday, July 1, 1862. p. 1. Map of the area east of Richmond showing Union headquarters on the Chickahominy near Bottoms Bridge, the skirmish at Barhamsville (Eltham's Landing), May 8, 1862, and the battleground at West Point, May 2, 1862. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library...
    • Date: 1862
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    A new and accurate chart of the Bay of Chesapeake, with all the shoals, channels, islands, entrances, soundings, and sailing-marks, as far as the navigable part of the rivers Patowmack, Patapsco and ... Scale ca. 1:250,000. Soundings shown in fathoms. "Drawn from several draughts made by the most experienced navigators, chiefly from those of Anthony Smith, pilot of St. Marys; and compared with the modern surveys of Virginia and Maryland." LC copy trimmed and mounted on cloth. From the author's North-American pilot. 1776. v. 2. Includes sailing directions, "Observations on the northeast current on the coast of...
    • Contributor: Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm)
    • Date: 1776
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    [Map of the northern portion of Hanover County, Va., showing fortifications on the South Anna River near Taylorsville]. LC Land ownership maps, 1273 Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. Date, title, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H38 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 186?
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    Virginia Sixth state. Relief shown pictorially. Oriented with north to the right. Accompanied by 2 exhibit notes and LC jacket note. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Smith, John - Hole, William
    • Date: 1624
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    2nd Battle of Bull Run, Va. position of both armies, 6 p.m. Aug. 26th 1862, showing Jackson's flank march. The map shows the area surrounding the Bull Run Mountains including Centreville and Kellysville, Va. As part of the Second Bull Run Campaign, Pope's U.S. Army of Virginia assigned to protect Washington, the Shenandoah Valley and draw Lee away from the defense of Richmond. Lee split his army, and Jackson's brilliant maneuvering thoroughly confused Pope, and allowed Longstreet to join with reinforcements. While Longstreet's...
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862-08-26
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    Map of 1st and 2nd Bull Run battles. Official map from the Topographical Bureau, Washington, D.C. In this detail of a printed map, Sneden has juxtaposed troop locations during First Bull Run (21 July 1861) and Second Bull Run (29-30 August 1862). He has also noted the location where Union General Philip Kearny was shot by Confederate troops in 1862; the line of command of the Union Army's Department of Washington as of January 1863; and the Union monument erected...
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862
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    Cooperative extension districts, Virginia Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available "Source: Map prepared using automated map construction, National Cartographic Center, Fort Worth, Texas, 1991." "June 1991, 1005816." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Soil Conservation Service - National Cartographic Center (U.S.)
    • Date: 1991
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    [Map of King William County, 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."--Hanwritten note on map. "This county contains 310 square miles. The lines of the rivers as far as practicable were run by the instrument and the houses on the opposite sides were established by intersecting sights....
    • Contributor: Confederate States of America. Army. Dept. Of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office - Blackford, L. (Benjamin Lewis)
    • Date: 1865
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    Passages of the Rappahannock and Battle of Fredericksburg, December 10th to 16th, 1862 : copied from the original belonging to Gen'l. Burnside "Map originally prepared following the Battle of Fredericksburg in December 1862 ... enhanced by the addition of details from a captured map prepared by topographical engineer Jedediah Hotchkiss for the use of Confederate lietenant general Stonewall Jackson. A significant feature of the map is an overlay (overleaf) depicting the rapidly changing positions of Federal troops during and after their successful crossing of the Rappahannock...
    • Contributor: Callahan, Denis - Doull, Alexander - Hains, Peter C. (Peter Conover) - Hotchkiss, Jedediah - Wainwright, Charles S. (Charles Shiels) - United States. Topographical Bureau
    • Date: 1863
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    Route of troops and wagon trains from Warrenton Jnct. to Kettle Run Shows the area of Fauquier County, Va., between Greenwich and Bristoe to the north and Warrenton Junction to the south on the eve of 2nd Bull Run. The location of the Orange and Alexandria Railroad is also indicated.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862-08-27
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    Map of battle-grounds of August 28th, 29th & 30th, 1862, in the vicinity of Groveton, Prince William Co., Va. Scale 1:21,120; 3 in. to 1 mile. Relief shown by contours and hachures. Alternate title: Illustrative map accompanying argument of petitioner's counsel, positions of troops delineated by his counsel : no. 5, 6 P.M., Aug 29th '62. At head of title: Engineer Department, U.S. Army, Bvt. Maj. Gen. A. A. Humphreys, Brig. Gen. & Chief of Engineers. LC copy annotated in ink: Porter's map...
    • Contributor: Warren, G. K. (Gouverneur Kemble) - McCrary, George W. (George Washington) - Humphreys, A. A. (Andrew Atkinson) - Hawley, Joseph R. (Joseph Roswell) - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers - Warren, G. K.
    • Date: 1878
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    Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park. Scale ca. 1:95,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 556.5 Folded title: Fredericksburg & Spotsylvania National Military Park, Virginia. "NMP. F.S. 7000." Includes text and illus. Text and illus. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1972
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    Map of Rockingham County, Virginia Relief shown by hachures. Shows landownership. Mounted on chartex. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Land ownership maps, 1344
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1875
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    Extract from Fort Monroe, Norfolk, Suffolk, and Yorktown, with their connections and surroundings for military purposes Shows Virginia Peninsula region, south of Yorktown to Fort Monroe. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC copy: Publication information annotated in ink. Sun print. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 601 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy: Mounted on cloth.
    • Contributor: Cram, Thomas Jefferson - United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers
    • Date: 1862
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    Manassas National Battlefield Park, Virginia
    Battlefields of Manassas | Manassas Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    "*GPO: 2010--357-940/80525. Reprint 2010." Title from panel. Includes descriptive index to points of interest, text, and col. ill. Text 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: 2010
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    Plan of the battle of Glendale and White Oak Swamp, Virginia, also known as Frazier's Farm and Charles City Crossroads, fought June 30th, 1862, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Concerns the Battle of Frazier's Farm, Henrico County, Va., 30 June 1862, variously known as the Battle of Glendale and the Battle of White Oak Swamp. Considered one of the Seven Days' Battles, 26 June-1 July 1862. Map indicates Union and Rebel brigades with lines of cavalry and artillery and shows homes of local residents, churches, and locations of livestock.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862-06-30
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    Map of the battle ground near Richmond, showing plainly, every point of interest of the late & present position of the Union army. Scale ca. 1:250,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 633 Indicates location and dates of battles, "McClellan's present defensive line" at Harrison's Landing, principal roads, railroads, towns, and drainage. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: L. Prang & Co.
    • Date: 1862
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    Chart showing the original boundary milestones of the District of Columbia Ms. (india ink on tracing paper). Accompanied by newspaper article: Some forgotten stones mark D.C.'s first outline, The Evening Star, Monday, Jan. 2, 1950. [2] p. : ill., map ; 60 x 30 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Woodward, Fred E. (Fred Eugene) - Woodward, Fred E.
    • Date: 1906
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    Virginia; independent cities, county subdivions, magisterial districts and places. 1970. Scale ca. 1:500,000. Includes inset and "County location index." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: United States. Bureau of the Census
    • Date: 1971
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    Map of Henrico County, Virginia : showing portions of Chesterfield County also City of Richmond Shows names of some residents. Oriented with north toward the upper left. "Jan. 2nd 1911." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: T. Crawford Redd & Brother
    • Date: 1911
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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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    New map of Virginia : compiled from the latest maps Accompanied by cover: New map of Virginia. Richmond, Va. : J.W. Randolph ; 14 x 9 cm. Insets: Harpers Ferry -- Norfolk Harbor and vicinity. Relief shown by hachures. Shows principal cities, towns and railroads, canals, roads. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's Archives Research Services department for more information. Crandall, M.L. Confederate imprints,...
    • Contributor: Husted & Nenning - Harper & Ludwig - J.W. Randolph & Co.
    • Date: 1861
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    Map of Dinwiddie County, Va. Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. "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, Savannah, GA." Two sheets joined to form 1, mounted on cloth. LC Land ownership maps, 1246 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a...
    • Contributor: Sommers, S. L. - Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry) - Gilmer, Jeremy Francis - Minis, Louisa Porter - Confederate States of America. Army. Department of Northern Virginia - Virginia Historical Society
    • Date: 1864
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    A new map of Virginia, Maryland, and the improved parts of Pennsylvania & New Jersey. Relief shown pictorially. Date and attribution from On the map, 1983. Second state of map published originally in 1685 by Christopher Browne. This state differs from the earlier one in lacking the publisher's imprint. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Annotated in ink in upper left margin: 64. Pencil annotations in bottom margin. LC copy imperfect: Creased,...
    • Contributor: Browne, Christopher
    • Date: 1700