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Historic Civil War Era Maps of Virginia (Volume 3 of 3 Volumes for Virginia) This CD contains 83 rare historic maps and descriptive pages representing fascinating details about Virginia and its vicinity during the Civil War in MrSid format. This format allows you to see the entire map on your computer screen or drill down to see the smallest details. The original maps are often quite large, as much as 36" long or larger and quite detailed. With the MrSID software, you can manipulate the map to print the entire map in great detail or zoom into a portion of the map in full detail for viewing or printing. You could even bring the images to a local print shop to have the maps reprinted in their full size. (MrSID software is included on the CD.) To give you a sample of the detail you can expect in these maps, here is an example based on a panoramic map of Washington, DC. The table below shows the and a small image of each map on this fascinating civil war history CD. Thirty five miles around Richmond, Va. Compiled by Jed. Hotchkiss. CREATED/PUBLISHED Washington, Richmond, Va., C. Bohn, 1867. NOTES Scale ca. 1:200,000. Shows fortifications, towns, county names and boundaries, roads, railroads, and drainage. Insets: Map of the city of Richmond, Va., from the U.S. Coast Survey map of 1860, with additions by Jed. Hotchkiss. . . . 1866. Scale ca. 1:52,000. 12 x 14 cm.-Map of the city of Petersburg, Va., from Lynch's map with the Confederate Federal lines on the east from C.S. Engr. maps by Jed. Hotchkiss. Scale ca. 1:52,000. 10 x 13 cm.- View of the capitol of the C.S., Richmond. 9 x 10 cm.- View of Washington Monument, Richmond. 10 x 10 cm. Map showing the battle-fields around Richmond, Va. Compiled by J. T. Redd Son. Copyrighted, 1896, by J. L. Hill Printing Co., Richmond, Va. J. T. Redd Son. CREATED/PUBLISHED S.l. , c1896. NOTES Scale not given. Battlefields are located by small flags. One hundred fifty miles around Richmond. 10th ed. Magnus, Charles. CREATED/PUBLISHED York, Washington, Charles Magnus, 186- NOTES Scale ca. 1:880,000 . For the Army of the Potomac. Containing a military map: 150 miles around Richmond and 1200 miles of southern territory in smaller circles, acknowledged for the best published, and the glorious Union packet inside . . . York and Washington, Charles Magnus. "Dedicated to the gallant soldiers, fighting to suppress the rebellion." Map of Richmond, Va., shewing fortifications surrounding the Confederate capital. From the latest government surveys. Bailey, A. M. CREATED/PUBLISHED London, C. J. Culliford, lith., 186-? NOTES Scale ca. 1:57,000. At top of map: Map of Richmond. (6D) A of "The city of Richmond" and the "Forts around Richmond, with their armament" appears to the right of the map. Important buildings are identified and the positions are located on the map by letters and numbers. Gives the street pattern of Richmond and Manchester, forts, roads, railroads, drainage, and relief by hachures. Map exhibiting the approaches to the city of Richmond prepared for Maj. Gen. Geo. B. McClellan, U.S.A. CREATED/PUBLISHED S.l., 1862 NOTES Scale ca. 1:76,000 . Map of the battle ground near Richmond, showing plainly, every point of interest of the late present position of the Union army. L. Prang Co. CREATED/PUBLISHED Boston, L. Prang Co., 1862 NOTES Scale ca. 1:250,000. Indicates location and dates of battles, "McClellan's present defensive line" at Harrison's Landing, principal roads, railroads, towns, and drainage. Birds eye view of the seat of war around Richmond showing the battle of Chickahominy River, 29 June 1862 Drawn from nature and lith. by John Bachmann. Bachmann, John. CREATED/PUBLISHED York, c1862. NOTES Scale not given. Perspective drawing. A complete map of Richmond and its fortifications within a circle of 12 miles showing the numerous forts, batteries and the range of their fire, and the various obstacles that impede the approach of the Federal army, also, the principal towns plantations, in the immediate vicinity of Richmond, together with several of the battle fields of 1862. CREATED/PUBLISHED Boston, W. H. Forbes Co., 1863 NOTES Scale ca. 1:54,000. "As a guide to note the approach of the Federal army, this map is invaluable, as the plan of its fortifications is taken from a correct drawing of a Southern engineer, who recently escaped to Europe." Forbes' and complete map of Richmond and its fortifications Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1864 by Forbes Russell. Forbes, W. H. and Benjamin B. Russell. CREATED/PUBLISHED S.l. W. H. Forbes B. B. Russell 1864 NOTES Scale ca. 1:48,000. Printed in blue ink. Shows forts, street pattern of Richmond, towns, roads, railroads, drainage, and relief by hachures. Richmond 1862-1865 From surveys under the direction of Bvt. Brig. Gen. N., Michler. CREATED/PUBLISHED S.l. , 1867. NOTES Scale 1:42,240. In this issue, the map is printed on a yellow background with the James River colored blue. Detailed topographic map of the environs of Richmond showing Confederate fortifications in red, Union fortifications in blue, roads, street pattern of Richmond and Manchester, railroads, towns, vegetation, drainage, hachures, houses, and names of residents. Map of the vicinity of Richmond and part of the Peninsula From surveys made under the direction of A. H. Campbell. CREATED/PUBLISHED Pikesville, Baltimore Co., Maryland, T. Sewall Ball, 1891 NOTES Scale 1:92,000 (not "1:80,000"). Cover title: Fac-simile reproduction of the Confederate war map of the "Vicinity of Richmond and part of the Peninsula" which was issued to Gen'l. Robert E. Lee and his corps commanders in 1864. Roanoke County, Virginia. CREATED/PUBLISHED 1865? NOTES Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. Rockbridge Co., Va. OTHER TITLES Rockbridge County, Virginia CREATED/PUBLISHED 186- NOTES Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. Map of the Shenandoah Valley . Hotchkiss, Jedediah, 1828-1899. CREATED/PUBLISHED 1862 NOTES Relief shown by form lines and hachures. Shows the Shenandoah Valley from Winchester to Staunton, and from the Blue Ridge to the Alleghany mountains, and includes the names of many residents. Drawn on a 3/4 in. grid. Map of Spotsylvania County / surveyed by and under the direction of Captain John Grant P.A.C.S. ; S.T. Pendleton, Principal Asst. Engr. Grant, John, Captain. CREATED/PUBLISHED 1862. NOTES Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. Ink with pencil annotations on a 1 1/2-inch pencil grid, on irregularly shaped tracing linen pasted together from 4 sheets, sectioned an mounted on cloth. Several dark blotches down the center of the map, water staining overall, and large rectangular discoloration in upper left. Map of Spotsylvania and Caroline Counties, Virginia . CREATED/PUBLISHED 186- NOTES Relief shown by hachures. Includes the names of residents. Map of Spotsylvania County, Virginia . CREATED/PUBLISHED 186- NOTES Relief shown by hachures. Shows fortifications in the Chancellorsville area and the names of some residents. Map of Spotsylvania County, Va. . CREATED/PUBLISHED 186- NOTES Relief shown by hachures. Shows fortifications in the Chancellorsville area, and includes the names of residents. Map of Spotsylvania County, Virginia . CREATED/PUBLISHED 186- NOTES Relief shown by hachures. Shows fortifications in the Chancellorsville area, and includes the names of residents. Map showing the locations of the battlefields of Fredericksburg, Hamilton's Crossing, Chancellorsville, Salem Church, Wilderness, and Spotsylvania, and also showing the boundaries of the battlefield park surveys of 6556 acres. Kishpaugh, Robert A. CREATED/PUBLISHED Fredericksburg, 1906. NOTES Scale ca. 1:90,000. Accompanied by a pamphlet entitled Map of the Six Battlefields: Fredericksburg, Hamilton's Crossing, Chancellorsville, Salem Church, Spotsylvania, Wilderness, and illustrated sketch of Fredericksburg (Fredericksburg, Virginia, R.A. Kishpaugh, 1906). Map indicates Union and Confederate works, roads, railroads, towns, and drainage. Map of Stafford County, Va. . CREATED/PUBLISHED 186- NOTES Includes the names of some residents. Camp of the 196th Regt. O.V.I. Col. R. P. Kennedy comdg. Stevensons Station near Winchester, Va. Drawn by A. Ruger, Co. E., 196th Reg. O.V.I. Ruger, A. CREATED/PUBLISHED Baltimore, Md., Schmidt Trowe; for sale by S. ... lleck Co., Columbus, O. 186-? NOTES Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye view. Military map of Suffolk vicinity for Majr. Genl. J. A. Dix / surveyed and drawn by Oscar Soederquist, Lieut, 99th N.Y. Vol. Soederquist, Oscar. OTHER TITLES Military map of Suffolk and vicinity for Majr. Genl. J. A. Dix CREATED/PUBLISHED 1863? NOTES Shows fortifications, houses, names of residents, roads, railroads, and drainage. Relief shown by hachures. S.E. portion of Virginia and N.E. portion of N'th Carolina / drawn b. Serg't Ch. Worret ; compiled under the direction of Col. T.J. Cram, Chief Top'l Eng'r Dep't Va. Worret, Ch. CREATED/PUBLISHED 186- NOTES Covers Tidewater Region (Va.) and Albemarle Sound Region (N.C.). Shows fortifications, settlements, roads, railroads, canals, streams, swamps, and distances. Military map of south-eastern Virginia / compiled at the U.S. Coast Survey Office ; drawn by A. Lindenkohl. United States Coast Survey. CREATED/PUBLISHED Washington, D.C.? : U.S. Coast Survey Office, 1865? (H. Lindenkohl Chs. G. Krebs, lith.) NOTES Depths shown by contours and soundings. Shows fortifications, settlements, roads, railroads, streams, and vegetation in some areas. Also covers Richmond city region. Map of the battle fields of the Tolopotomoy, and Bethesda Church : showing the field of operations of the Army of the Potomac commanded by Maj. Gen. George G. Meade U.S.A., from May 28th to June 2nd, 1864 / surveyed under the orders of Bvt. J.C. Duane, Major of Engineers, Chief Engineer, Army of the Potomac, by Bvt. Maj. C.W. Howell, 1st Lieut. of Engineers ; assisted by Messrs. L.C. Oswell, L. Bell, and R.B. Talfor, topographical engineers ; J. Bien, lith., N.Y. Howell, C. W. CREATED/PUBLISHED Washington, D.C.? : s.n., 1865? NOTES Relief shown by hachures. Totopotomoy 1864 From surveys under the direction of Bvt. Brig. Gen. N. Michler, Maj. of Engineers, by command of Bvt. Maj. Genl. A. A. Humphreys, Brig. Genl. Chief of Engineers. Surveyed drawn by Maj: J. E. Weyss, assisted by F. Theilkuhl, J. Strasser G. Thompson. Photolith. by the N.Y. Lithographing, Engraving Printing Co., Julius Bien, Supt. 1867. Michler, N. (Nathaniel), 1827-1881. CREATED/PUBLISHED S.l., 1867 NOTES Scale 1:21,120. In this issue, the map is printed on a yellow background with the Pamunkey River colored green. Detailed map giving Union works in blue and Confederate works in red, roads, "Virginia Central R.R.," houses, names of residents, vegetation, drainage, and relief by hachures. Map of the part of Virginia lying between the York and James rivers : showing battles and routes of Union forces 1861-62 . CREATED/PUBLISHED 1862? NOTES Covers the Virginia Peninsula inland to Richmond and Hanover. Shows settlements, battle sites, troop movements, roads, railroads, county names, and county boundaries. The battle fields and military positions in the Virginian Peninsula, from surveys supplied by officers of the army Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1862 by D. A. Heald . . . Heald, D. A. (Daniel Addison), 1818-1900. CREATED/PUBLISHED S.l., 1862 NOTES Scale ca. 1:375,000. A few battle sites are marked by crossed swords. Shows roads, railroads, towns, county names and boundaries, and drainage. Map of the battle of Frayser's Farm (Charles City cross roads or Glendale), June 30, 1862, showing approximate positions of Union and Confederate troops. Also disposition of troops during the military engagement at White Oak Bridge. Wells, Jacob. CREATED/PUBLISHED S.l., 1885 NOTES Scale ca. 1:73,000. From Century illustrated monthly magazine, v. 30, July 1885. p. 470. Brigades and batteries are identified and keyed by numbers and letters to the map. Gives roads, streams, fords, "White Oak Swamp," and relief by hachures. Sketch of the battlefield and Confederate works in front of Williamsburg, Va., May 5th 1862 by Lt. M. D. McAlester, Chief Engr., 3rd Corps, Army of the Potomac. Publishsed sic by authority of the Hon. the Secretary of War, in the office of the Chief of Engineers, U.S. Army. 1876. McAlester, Miles D. CREATED/PUBLISHED S.l., office of the Chief of Engineers, U.S. Army, 1876 NOTES Scale 1:7200. Indicates "United States forces" in blue and "Confederate forces" in red, names of Union field commanders, hospitals, roads, houses, names of residents, drainage, vegetation, and relief by hachures. Battle of Kernstown, Sunday, 23 March, 1862 / Jed. Hotchkiss, Top. Eng. Valley D. Hotchkiss, Jedediah, 1828-1899. NOTES Relief shown by hachures. Includes an index to the locations of regiments and brigades in the Valley Division and a pencil annotation at the lower edge which reads, "Hd. Qrs. of Maj. Gen. Jackson in a fence corner, Sunday night." Battle field of Winchester, Va. (Opequon) September 19, 1864 Prepared by Bvt. Lt. Col. G. L. Gillespie, Major of Engineers, U.S.A., from surveys under his directions, by order of Lt. Gen. P. H. Sheridan, and under the authority of the Hon. Secretary of War, and, of the Chief of Engineers, U.S.A. George B. Strauch and E. Siegesmund, Assistants. 1873. Gillespie, G. L. CREATED/PUBLISHED S.l. , 1873. NOTES Scale ca. 1:9600. Detailed map of Winchester and vicinity showing Union positions in blue and Confederate positions in red, troop movements, names of commanders, roads, railroads, street plan of Winchester, drainage, vegetation, houses, fences, names of residents, and relief by hachures and contour lines. Field map of the north part of Wythe County / surveys by Mayhew's party under command of 1st Lieut. Walter Izard. Izard, Walter. CREATED/PUBLISHED 186- NOTES Relief shown by hachures. Includes the names of some residents. Map of part of Wythe County, Va. . CREATED/PUBLISHED 186- NOTES Relief shown by form lines. Incl

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