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[Union troop positions northwest of Marietta, Georgia, June 10-July 3, 1864].

[Union troop positions northwest of Marietta, Georgia, June 10-July 3,...

Relief shown by hachures. Title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S93, 195 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. At bottom of map: Schofi... More

Map of the military Department of the Gulf /

Map of the military Department of the Gulf /

Covers South Carolina, Georgia, Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, Arkansas, Louisiana, and eastern Texas. Civil War salted paper maps. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S3 Available also through the Library of Congress... More

Position of the 15th, 16th & 17th A.C.s, July 5th, [1864] evening.

Position of the 15th, 16th & 17th A.C.s, July 5th, [1864] evening.

Shows environs of Turner's Ferry in Cobb County, Georgia. Indicates "Rebel works" and "Rebel works taken this morning." Relief shown by hachures. Date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pencil. LC Civil W... More

Atlanta, GA, 1864. Destruction of Hood's Ordnance train, Georgia Central Railroad

Atlanta, GA, 1864. Destruction of Hood's Ordnance train, Georgia Centr...

Title, and alternate title from item. Another version published in Milhollen, Hirst D. and Kaplan: Divided We Fought: a pictorial history of the war, 1861-1865. New York, Macmillan Company, p. 398.

[Map of the environs of Pine Mountain, Lost Mountain, Kenesaw Mountain, and Little Kenesaw Mountain]

[Map of the environs of Pine Mountain, Lost Mountain, Kenesaw Mountain...

Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 164.5 Pen and ink sketch map of northwestern Cobb County, Georgia, showing the "route of Harrison's Brigade," Confederate and Federal works, battlefields, roads, ra... More

[Plan of the fortifications on Causten's Bluff, Georgia].

[Plan of the fortifications on Causten's Bluff, Georgia].

Shows a part of the defenses of Savannah. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S105, 150 Pen-and-ink on tracing cloth mounted on paper. Available also through the ... More

Plan of the Battle of Spotsylvania C.H., Virginia : fought May 8th to 21st 1864.

Plan of the Battle of Spotsylvania C.H., Virginia : fought May 8th to ...

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 Confede... More

[Abraham Lincoln, oval bust portrait, facing right]

[Abraham Lincoln, oval bust portrait, facing right]

Photograph by an unknown operator for Wenderoth & Taylor. Title devised by Library staff. Ostendorf, no. 95 Meserve, no. 79 Published in: Lincoln's photographs: a complete album / by Lloyd Ostendorf. Dayton, OH... More

[View of land in the Atlantic Ocean, off the coast of Labrador, possibly taken from the schooner Benjamin S. Wright]

[View of land in the Atlantic Ocean, off the coast of Labrador, possib...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in album: Photographs of arctic ice / William Bradford, [plate 26] Typewritten text in album lists photographers as J.L. Dunmore and G.P. Critcherson, but William H. Pierc... More

Field Hospital 1st Division, 2d Army Corps near Brandy Station, Va., March, 1864

Field Hospital 1st Division, 2d Army Corps near Brandy Station, Va., M...

No. 146. Title from item. Alternate title, photographer, and date from Catalogue of photographic incidents of the war, from the gallery of Alexander Gardner...by Bob Zeller, published by the Center for Civil Wa... More

Views at Belle Plain Landing, Va., May, 1864

Views at Belle Plain Landing, Va., May, 1864

No. 1266. Title from item. Mounted with 5 other photographs with general caption: Views at Belle Plain Landing, Va., May, 1864. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

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

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 8-1... More

Deep Bottom

Deep Bottom

Faint sketch of boat on river. Title inscribed lower right of image. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.649) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Interior of Confederate earthworks commanding Chesterfield Bridge, captured by 2nd Corps, May 24, 1864

Interior of Confederate earthworks commanding Chesterfield Bridge, cap...

Photo from negative: LC-B811-755. Caption card tracings: Civil War, 1861-1865 Fortifications Virginia; Shelf.

[Bayoneted rifles on racks at arsenal of 134th Illinois Volunteer Infantry, Columbus, Kentucky] / From Carbutt's Garden City Photographic Gallery. 131 Lake Street, Chicago.

[Bayoneted rifles on racks at arsenal of 134th Illinois Volunteer Infa...

Title devised by Library staff. Purchase; Jeffrey Kraus; 2011; (DLC/PP-2011:122).

[A small sailboat or schooner, possibly the Benjamin S. Wright, at sea]

[A small sailboat or schooner, possibly the Benjamin S. Wright, at sea...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in album: Photographs of arctic ice / William Bradford, [plate 41] Typewritten text in album lists photographers as J.L. Dunmore and G.P. Critcherson, but William H. Pierc... More

Diagram showing the position of the Sassacus and ram Albemarle at the time of collision.

Diagram showing the position of the Sassacus and ram Albemarle at the ...

Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 306.7 From Report on the Secretary of the Navy, with an appendix, containing reports from officers. December, 1864 (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1864). o... More

Confederate prisoners captured at cavalry fight at Aldie, Va., June, 1864

Confederate prisoners captured at cavalry fight at Aldie, Va., June, 1...

No. 4215. Title from item. Illus. in: Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war / Alexander Gardner. Washington, D.C. : Philp & Solomons, [c1866], v. 1, pl. 34. Hand written on verso: "See Miller, vol. 7, ... More

Outer line of Confederate fortifications, in front of Petersburg, Va., captured by 18th Army Corps, June 15, 1864

Outer line of Confederate fortifications, in front of Petersburg, Va.,...

No. B114. Title from item. Forms part of: Civil War Photographs (Anthony-Taylor-Rand-Ordway-Eton collection).

[Map of the environs of Chattanooga, showing roads, railroads, towns, houses, names of residents, drainage, and relief by hachures.].

[Map of the environs of Chattanooga, showing roads, railroads, towns, ...

Relief shown by hachures. Title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S165 Lacks title and author. "Chattanooga" is written in pencil on the verso. Reconnaissance map is lithograp... More

Giesboro, Md., 1864

Giesboro, Md., 1864

Photograph showing horses in stables at the Giesboro cavalry depot. Alternate title from published source: Giesboro stables; July 1865. Title from item. Published in: Russell's Civil War photographs : 116 histo... More

The Campaign in Georgia--Geary's division digging the guns out of a rebel battery before Resaca, on the night of May 15, 1864

The Campaign in Georgia--Geary's division digging the guns out of a re...

Illustration from Harper's Weekly, vol. 8 or 9?, 1864.

Map illustrating the siege of Atlanta, Ga. by the U.S. forces, under command of Maj. Gen. W.T. Sherman : from the passage of Peach Tree Creek, July 19th, 1864 to the commencement of the movement upon the enemy's lines of communication south of Atlanta, August 26, 1864 /

Map illustrating the siege of Atlanta, Ga. by the U.S. forces, under c...

Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Main entry from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S40, 138 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Inc... More

[George Augustus Sala, bust portrait, facing right]

[George Augustus Sala, bust portrait, facing right]

Wood engraving from Harpers Weekly. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

Atlanta : from Vincent's subdivision map, published by the City Council /

Atlanta : from Vincent's subdivision map, published by the City Counci...

From Vincent's subdivision map of the city of Atlanta, Dekalb County, state of Georgia. Savannah : Edward A. Vincent, 185-. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S44 Available also through the Library of Congress Web si... More

Map of the United States, showing the territory in possession of the Federal Union, January, 1864.

Map of the United States, showing the territory in possession of the F...

Scale ca. 1:7,400,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 48 Indicates by color the territories "claimed by the confederates in 1861," "in the military possession of the Confederates in 1861," "reclaimed from rebelli... More

[Map of portions of Orange, Louisa, Spotsylvania, and Culpeper counties, Virginia].

[Map of portions of Orange, Louisa, Spotsylvania, and Culpeper countie...

Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pencil (some col.), mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H173 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In... More

A camp in front of Petersburg, Va. August, 1864

A camp in front of Petersburg, Va. August, 1864

No. 152. Title from item. Note on verso: Half of original negative is missing. Alternate title, photographer, and date from Catalogue of photographic incidents of the war, from the gallery of Alexander Gardner.... More

Guangxi quan tu /

Guangxi quan tu /

Scale ca. 1:1,000,000. Wood block print. Relief shown pictorially. One of 26 maps in "Da Qing yi tong yu di quan tu" which was compiled in 1864. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a rast... More

[John W. Geary and staff in Atlanta]

[John W. Geary and staff in Atlanta]

Photo shows a group of Union Army officers, including William H. Lambert, seated at right. On verso: Schwing & Rudd, Photographers, Army of the Cumberland. In album: [U.S. army officers and other persons of the... More

To the Friends of Union and reform. The undersigned would earnestly call your attention to the following note received from a prominent merchant of Boston, in regard to the publications and labors of the "Workingmen's Democratic Republican Assoc

To the Friends of Union and reform. The undersigned would earnestly ca...

Gift Anthony H. Leviero. Mar. 7, 1949. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 125, Folder 38.

[Map of Mecklensburg, Brunswick and Greensville counties, Va.] : Sheet no. 3.

[Map of Mecklensburg, Brunswick and Greensville counties, Va.] : Sheet...

"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... More

Sketch of roads from Gen. McCooks Hd. Qrs. near junction of Ackworth & Dallas & Marietta roads, to Ackworth & Big Shanty & R.R. : Rebel lines of battle as they retired before McCooks Cavalry, June 3, 1864.

Sketch of roads from Gen. McCooks Hd. Qrs. near junction of Ackworth &...

Shows northwestern Cobb County, Georgia. Relief shown pictorially. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Oriented with north to the right. Pencil on stationery ruled in blue ink. Stationery let... More

Union Press. A daily newspaper to represent and advocate the views of unconditional union men ... Louisville, Ky. [1864].

Union Press. A daily newspaper to represent and advocate the views of ...

Prospectus. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 22, Folder 40.

The money crisis in the South - auction sale of a five dollar gold piece at Danville near the N. Carolina border

The money crisis in the South - auction sale of a five dollar gold pie...

Wood engraving from a sketch by a Union prisoner. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, 1864 Feb. 13. Reference copy may be in LOT 4402. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. C... More

Hubei Sizhuan he tu.

Hubei Sizhuan he tu.

Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. Wood block print. Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2

The seige of Petersburg - Burying the dead before Cemetery Hill under a flag of truce after the repulse of the Ninth Army Corps

The seige of Petersburg - Burying the dead before Cemetery Hill under ...

Wood engraving after E.F. Mullen. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, 1864 Sept. 3. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

Confederates dragging guns up Kenesaw

Confederates dragging guns up Kenesaw

Title inscribed above image. Inscribed below title: C[entury]. W[eekly]. No 20, p. 271. Formerly Waud no. B-40. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.805) Published in: Battles and leaders, vol. 4, p. 271. ... More

[Map of the Etowah River from Rome to Cartersville, Georgia].

[Map of the Etowah River from Rome to Cartersville, Georgia].

Shows fords, bridges, and ferries across the Etowah River spanning southeastern Floyd County and southwestern Bartow County, Georgia. Fortifications shown at Caldwell Ford, Bartow County. Relief shown by hachur... More

Andersonville Prison, Ga., August 17, 1864. Issuing rations, view from main gate

Andersonville Prison, Ga., August 17, 1864. Issuing rations, view from...

No. 8220. Title from item. Hand written on verso: "[Miller] Vol. VII, p. 131". Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Brooklyn Sanitary Fair, 1864 Interior view of the Academy of Music, as seen from the dress circle / / Lith. of A. Brown & Co. 47 Nassau St. N.Y.

Brooklyn Sanitary Fair, 1864 Interior view of the Academy of Music, as...

Illus. in: History of the Brooklyn and Long Island Fair, February 22, 1864 / prepared and published by authority of the Executive Committee. Brooklyn : "The Union" Steam Presses, 1864, bet. pp. 32-33. Title from item.

[Abraham Lincoln]

[Abraham Lincoln]

Photograph of reproduction of print based on photograph by Anthony Berger, taken February 9, 1864.

[President Abraham Lincoln, full-length portrait, standing]

[President Abraham Lincoln, full-length portrait, standing]

Title devised by Library staff. Ostendorf, no. 94 Meserve, 119 Gift; General R.L. Hoxie 1919 June 30 (DLC/PP-1919:45956) Published in: Lincoln's photographs: a complete album / by Lloyd Ostendorf. Dayton, OH: R... More

Zhejiang Sheng yuan shui li quan tu.

Zhejiang Sheng yuan shui li quan tu.

Brush and ink on rice paper. Shows water supply of Hangzhou, capital of Zhejiang Province. Shows the area north of Qiantang Jiang and west of Xi Hu (West Lake). Available also through the Library of Congress We... More

The war in Virginia - a regiment of the 18th Corps carrying a portion of Beauregard's line in front of Petersburg / from a sketch by our special artist, E.F. Mullen.

The war in Virginia - a regiment of the 18th Corps carrying a portion ...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1864 July 23, p. 276.

Field works at Franklin, Tenn., occupied by the 23d and 4th corps during engagement of Nov. 30th 1864, Maj. Gen. J. M. Schofield, comdg.

Field works at Franklin, Tenn., occupied by the 23d and 4th corps duri...

Scale ca. 1:28,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 421 Indicates troop positions and names of commanders, roads, "Nashville and Decatur R.R.," drainage, relief by hachures, and a few houses and names of occupants... More

Colton's rail road and county map of the southern states containing the latest information.

Colton's rail road and county map of the southern states containing th...

Relief shown by hachures. Insets: Galveston and vicinity, Texas -- Vicinity of the Rio Grande -- New Orleans and delta of the Mississippi, Louisiana -- Mobile harbor, Alabama -- Entrance to Pensacola Bay, Flori... More

13 inch mortar "Dictator" in front of Petersburg, Va.

13 inch mortar "Dictator" in front of Petersburg, Va.

Photograph shows Union officers and enlisted men standing around a large mortar on a platform on a flatbed railroad car near Petersburg, Virginia. No. 4794. Title from item. Handwritten on back of mount: Gardne... More

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