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  1. - Scale 1:9051. - LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 332 - Shows breastworks and rifle pits, graves of Union and Confederate soldiers, "dead horses" reads and streets, relief by hachures, vegetation, drainage, houses and names of residents. - Description derived from published bibliography. - Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.---
  2. Jeremy Francis Gilmer was a United States Army Engineer, 1839-1861, and Confederate Chief of Engineers. The Gilmer maps are an extensive group of Civil War maps and engineers' drawings of military construction. The digital collection includes 161 maps representative of the entire southern region, with many North Carolina and Virginia maps. Most of the maps are dated 1861-1865. The collection is housed in the Manuscripts Department of The Wilson Library, U of NC.---
  3. Library of Congress Civil War Maps Digital Collection brings together materials from three premier collections: the Library of Congress Geography and Map Division, the Virginia Historical Society, and the Library of Virginia. Among the collection - theater of war, battles, troop positions, engagements, fortifications, reconnaissance, coastal charts, and maps taken from diaries, scrapbooks, and manuscripts - all available for the first time in one place. New selections added monthly.---

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  1. Jeremy Francis Gilmer was a United States Army Engineer, 1839-1861, and Confederate Chief of Engineers. The Gilmer maps are an extensive group of Civil War maps and engineers' drawings of military construction. The digital collection includes 161 maps representative of the entire southern region, with many North Carolina and Virginia maps. Most of the maps are dated 1861-1865. The collection is housed in the Manuscripts Department of The Wilson Library, U of NC.---
  2. - Scale 1:9051. - LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 332 - Shows breastworks and rifle pits, graves of Union and Confederate soldiers, "dead horses" reads and streets, relief by hachures, vegetation, drainage, houses and names of residents. - Description derived from published bibliography. - Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.---
  3. The Hotchkiss Map Collection contains cartographic items made by Major Jedediah Hotchkiss (1828-1899), a topographic engineer in the Confederate Army. Hotchkiss made detailed battle maps, some of which were used by the Generals Robert E. Lee and Thomas J. "Stonewall" Jackson for their combat planning and strategy. The collection consists of 341 sketchbooks, manuscripts, and annotated printed maps, the originals of which reside in the Library of Congress' Geography and Map Division.---

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  1. The Hotchkiss Map Collection contains cartographic items made by Major Jedediah Hotchkiss (1828-1899), a topographic engineer in the Confederate Army. Hotchkiss made detailed battle maps, some of which were used by the Generals Robert E. Lee and Thomas J. "Stonewall" Jackson for their combat planning and strategy. The collection consists of 341 sketchbooks, manuscripts, and annotated printed maps, the originals of which reside in the Library of Congress' Geography and Map Division.---
  2. Library of Congress Civil War Maps Digital Collection brings together materials from three premier collections: the Library of Congress Geography and Map Division, the Virginia Historical Society, and the Library of Virginia. Among the collection - theater of war, battles, troop positions, engagements, fortifications, reconnaissance, coastal charts, and maps taken from diaries, scrapbooks, and manuscripts - all available for the first time in one place. New selections added monthly.---
  3. Search engine for historical maps. OldMapsOnline.org indexes over 400.000 maps---
  4. The Civil War Washington mapping application has been designed for a range of users, from the casual browser to the serious researcher.---

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  1. Library of Congress Civil War Maps Digital Collection brings together materials from three premier collections: the Library of Congress Geography and Map Division, the Virginia Historical Society, and the Library of Virginia. Among the collection - theater of war, battles, troop positions, engagements, fortifications, reconnaissance, coastal charts, and maps taken from diaries, scrapbooks, and manuscripts - all available for the first time in one place. New selections added monthly.---
  2. Search engine for historical maps. OldMapsOnline.org indexes over 400.000 maps---
  3. The Hotchkiss Map Collection contains cartographic items made by Major Jedediah Hotchkiss (1828-1899), a topographic engineer in the Confederate Army. Hotchkiss made detailed battle maps, some of which were used by the Generals Robert E. Lee and Thomas J. "Stonewall" Jackson for their combat planning and strategy. The collection consists of 341 sketchbooks, manuscripts, and annotated printed maps, the originals of which reside in the Library of Congress' Geography and Map Division.---
  4. The Civil War Washington mapping application has been designed for a range of users, from the casual browser to the serious researcher.---

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