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A plan of the town of Boston, with the intrenchments &c. of His Majestys forces in 1775: From the observations of Lieut. Page of His Majesty's Corps of Engineers; and from the plans of other gentlemen.

A plan of the town of Boston, with the intrenchments &c. of His Majest...

Scale ca. 1:9,700. Includes "References to the lines &c." and "References to the town." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 934 Vault ... More

A plan of the town of Boston with the intrenchments &ca. of His Majesty's forces in 1775, from the observations of Lieut. Page of His Majesty's Corps of Engineers, and from those of other gentlemen.

A plan of the town of Boston with the intrenchments &ca. of His Majest...

Scale ca. 1:9,600. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. "N.B. Since the evacuation of Boston ... " LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 933 Available also through the Library of Con... More

Map of the country embracing the various routes surveyed for the Balt. & Ohio Rail Road by order of the Board of Engineers.

Map of the country embracing the various routes surveyed for the Balt....

Map of Baltimore, Ann Arundel, Montgomery, Frederick, and Washington counties, Md, showing drainage, roads, and important place names. [From published bibliography]

Map of the rail roads, from Rome to Albany and Troy, by one of the engineers who assisted in contructing, prepared from actual survey.

Map of the rail roads, from Rome to Albany and Troy, by one of the eng...

Detailed map of the Mohawk Valley from Troy to Rome showing drainage, relief by hachures, towns, and villages. Scale ca. 1:180,000. LC Railroad maps, 260 Description derived from published bibliography. Accompa... More

Complete railway map designed and engraved from the original maps, charts and schedules furnished by railway engineers, agents &c to accompany the American Railway Guide.

Complete railway map designed and engraved from the original maps, cha...

To the right of the map is an advertisement stating "American Railway Guide for the United States. Published Monthly." Scale [ca. 1:7,000,000]. Inset: Railway map of New England, together with sections of New Y... More

[William Wierman Wright, head-shoulders portrait facing right]
Map of the Philadelphia & Baltimore Rail Road as located by W. Strickland & B. H. Latrobe, Esqrs., civ. engineers. Showing also the present route by steamboat & the N. Castle R. Road, & that proposed to be constructed by way of Oxford & Port-Deposit.

Map of the Philadelphia & Baltimore Rail Road as located by W. Strickl...

Scale ca. 1:220,000. Hand colored. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Includes "Distance" table. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 110; 490/1; 650/2; 700/1; 700/2

[United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.). Extension. South Wing. Hall of Representatives. Ceiling. Reflected plan rendering] / Tho. U. Walter, architect, extension, U.S. Capitol ; M.C. Meigs, capt. of engineers, in charge.
Map of the Philadelphia & Baltimore Rail Road as located by W. Strickland & B. H. Latrobe, Esqrs., civ. engineers. Showing also the present route by steamboat & the N. Castle R. Road, & that proposed to be constructed by way of Oxford & Port-Deposit.

Map of the Philadelphia & Baltimore Rail Road as located by W. Strickl...

Map of an area between Philadelphia and Baltimore showing drainage, cities and towns, post roads, and boundaries. Chartered in Maryland in May, 1852. [From published bibliography]. Oriented with north toward th... More

Lieutenant-Colonel Chapman, C.B., Royal Engineers - Roger Fenton's Crimean War Photographs

Lieutenant-Colonel Chapman, C.B., Royal Engineers - Roger Fenton's Cri...

Frederick Edward Chapman, C.B. posed standing with his horse in front of a hut. Title transcribed from verso. "Major Chapman, engineers" written or printed on recto in reverse lettering. "82" written or printed... More

Captain Staunton [i.e., Stanton], Royal Engineers - Roger Fenton's Crimean War Photographs

Captain Staunton [i.e., Stanton], Royal Engineers - Roger Fenton's Cri...

Captain Stanton, full-length portrait, standing, facing slightly right, next to a horse. Title transcribed from verso. Purchase; Frances M. Fenton; 1944. Forms part of: Roger Fenton Crimean War photograph collection.

[United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.). North wing. West end. Stairs to cellar. Sections] / M.C. Meigs, Capt. of engineers; Tho. U. Walter, Archt. ex. U.S.C.
[United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.). North wing. Principal story. Western stairway. Elevations, perspectives and sections] / M.C. Meigs, Capt. of engineers ; Tho. U. Walter, Archt. ex. U.S.C.

[United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.). North wing. Principal story...

In album: Engineering projects directed by Montgomery Meigs, Washington, D.C. ca. 1852-ca. 1860, p. 147, no. 256. Inscription: Details of western stairway. North wing. Principal story. "Scale one inch to a fo... More

[United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.). South wing. Basement. Eastern stairway. Plan and sections] / M.C. Meigs, Capt. of engineers, 9 April 1857 ; Tho. U. Walter, Archt. ex. U.S.C.

[United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.). South wing. Basement. Easte...

Inscription: Details of eastern stairway. South wing. In album: Engineering projects directed by Montgomery Meigs, Washington, D.C. ca. 1852-ca. 1860, p. 147, no. 257. No. 1274. Scaled.

[United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.). Room 88, N.W. Skylight. Plan and sections] / M.C. Meigs, Capt. of engineers, 30 April 1858.

[United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.). Room 88, N.W. Skylight. Pla...

In album: Engineering projects directed by Montgomery Meigs, Washington, D.C. ca. 1852-ca. 1860, p. 155, no. 269. Inscription: U.S.C. Ex. Sky light for room 88, N.W. Scaled.

[...] George Thom, Lt Col., Corps of Engineers
[...] George Thom, Lt Col., Corps of Engineers
Capt. R.S. Williamson, U.S. Engineers, American Civil War Photograph, Glass Negative.
Church of Petersburg, Va, built by 50th N.Y. engineers
Gen. J.F. Hall, Col. 1st N.Y. Engineers
Capt. R.S. Williamson, U.S. Engineers, American Civil War Photograph, Glass Negative.
Gen. J.F. Hall, Col. 1st N.Y. Engineers
Gen. John G. Foster, U.S.A. Capt U.S. Engineers in 1861
Gen. John G. Foster, U.S.A. Capt U.S. Engineers in 1861
Surg. H.A. Potter, 50th N.Y. Engineers
Col. C.B. Stuart, 50th N.Y. Engineers
[...] George Thom, Lt Col., Corps of Engineers
Gen. John G. Foster, U.S.A. Capt U.S. Engineers in 1861
Gen. J.F. Hall, Col. 1st N.Y. Engineers
Capt. R.S. Williamson, U.S. Engineers, American Civil War Photograph, Glass Negative.
Lt. Col. C.E. Colgate, 15th N.Y. Engineers
Church of Petersburg, Va, built by 50th N.Y. engineers
Lt. Col. C.E. Colgate, 15th N.Y. Engineers
Lt. Col. C.E. Colgate, 15th N.Y. Engineers
Plan of the 1st Battle of Bull Run Virginia 21st July 1861. Topography from U.S. Engineers official map.

Plan of the 1st Battle of Bull Run Virginia 21st July 1861. Topography...

Shows the area between Sudley Springs and Centreville to the north and New Market to the south. The location of the Warrenton Turnpike is also included.

[Unidentified sailor in Union engineer lieutenant commander's uniform] / W.E. James, photographer, 267 Fulton Street, (opposite Clinton,) Brooklyn.

[Unidentified sailor in Union engineer lieutenant commander's uniform]...

Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2016; (DLC/PP-2016:144) Forms part of: Liljenquist Family Collection of Civil War Photographs (Library of Congress). pp/liljpaper

[Unidentified soldiers in Union officers' uniforms and hats with engineers' insignia seated outdoors with food on their laps]

[Unidentified soldiers in Union officers' uniforms and hats with engin...

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Leather; Geometric design. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2015; (DLC/PP-2015:180) More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.lilj Purchase... More

View in camp of 50th New York Engineers in front of Petersburg, Va.

View in camp of 50th New York Engineers in front of Petersburg, Va.

Church and other buildings in backgrd; rifles leaning along rail in lower, right foregrd. No. 344. Civil War Collection. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Geogr.; Ci... More

Officers of 15th New York Engineers

Officers of 15th New York Engineers

No. B477. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Church in camp of 50th New York Engineers in front of Petersburg, Va.

Church in camp of 50th New York Engineers in front of Petersburg, Va.

No. B62. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Petersburg, Virginia (vicinity). Church and camp of the 50th New York Engineers
[Petersburg, Virginia?]. Officer and men of Company E, 1st New York Engineers
Map of Jefferson County, Va. photographed for the Bureau of Topographical Engineers Oct., 1862.

Map of Jefferson County, Va. photographed for the Bureau of Topographi...

Shows Jefferson County before the formation of West Virginia in 1863.

Petersburg, Virginia (vicinity). Field and staff officer's quarters. Camp of 50th New York Engineers
Topographical engineers at Headquarters, Army of Potomac, in front of Yorktown, Va.

Topographical engineers at Headquarters, Army of Potomac, in front of ...

Group of 9 men at table in front of tent. Civil War Collection. Civil War Photograph Collection (Library of Congress). This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Geogr.; C.W.... More

Yorktown, Virginia (vicinity). Topographical Engineers, Camp Winfield Scott
Petersburg, Virginia (vicinity). Col. Ira Spaulding's quarters. Camp of the 50th New York Engineers
City of Boston. All persons within the City of Boston having gunpowder or fireworks on their premises contrary to the laws of the Commonwealth, and the rules and regulations of the Board of Engineers of the Boston Fire Department are hereby noti

City of Boston. All persons within the City of Boston having gunpowder...

Handwritten on verso: 1862. 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 69, Folder 10.

Map of Hertford and part of Northampton and Bertie counties, N.C. : surveyed under the direction of A.H. Campbell, Capt. of Engineers & Ch'f. Topog'l Dep't N.D. Va.
Yours truly, D. B. Harris, American Civil War.

Yours truly, D. B. Harris, American Civil War.

Photograph shows portrait of Confederate engineer David Bullock Harris. Title from item. Notation on verso: D. B. Harris, C.S.A, Chief Eng. at Charleston. Stamped on verso: M. [F.?] Hill.

Rappahannock Station, Virginia. Quarters of field and staff of 50th New York Engineers
Rappahannock Station, Virginia. Quarters of line officers. 50th New York Engineers
Rappahannock Station, Virginia. Stockade and entrance to the camp of the 50th New York Engineers
Rappahannock Station, Virginia. Winter camp of 50th New York Engineers
Co. C, U.S. Engineers in front of Petersburg, Va., August, 1864

Co. C, U.S. Engineers in front of Petersburg, Va., August, 1864

No. 240. Title from item. Photographer from research conducted by William A. Frassanito and reported in Military Images Vol. 11:1, July/Aug. 1989, p. 15. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Savannah, Georgia (vicinity). Army engineers removing a 48-pdr. 8-inch Columbiad from Fort McAllister
Hanovertown Ferry, Virginia. Canvas pontoon bridges at Hanovertown Ferry, constructed by the 50th N.Y.V. Engineers, May 28, 1864
[Petersburg], [Virginia]. Group of Engineers and Draughtsmen, headquarters, Army of the Potomac
North Anna River, Virginia. Pontoon bridges constructed by the 50th N.Y.V. Engineers. Where a portion of the 2nd Corps under Gen. Hancock crossed, May 23, 1864
Co. B, U.S. Engineers in front of Petersburg, Va., August, 1864

Co. B, U.S. Engineers in front of Petersburg, Va., August, 1864

Photograph taken by Timothy O'Sullivan shows Sgt. Harlan Cobb seated on the ground, third from left, wearing a vest. No. 547. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948. Published in: Military Images, Vol.... More

Jericho Mills, Virginia. Canvas pontoon bridge across the North Anna, constructed by the 50th New York Engineers, where the 5th  Corps under Gen. Warren crossed. View looking down stream from north bank
[Sutler's hut and camp of 50th New York Engineers, Rappahannock Station, Va.]

[Sutler's hut and camp of 50th New York Engineers, Rappahannock Statio...

Photo from Brady Coll., #290. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Civil War, 1861-1865 Camps Virginia; CW Sutlers; Shelf.

Camp of 50th New York Engineers near Rappahannock Station, Va.
[Petersburg, Virginia. Engineers at H.Q., Army of the Potomac]
Jericho Mills, Virginia. 5th Corps ammunition train crossing North Anna river, on canvas pontoon bridge constructed by 50th N.Y.V. Engineers
Assistant engineers at headquarters Army of Potomac, November, 1864

Assistant engineers at headquarters Army of Potomac, November, 1864

No. 107. 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

Rappahannock Station, Virginia. Canvas pontoon wagon, 50th New York Engineers
Views in camp of 50th New York Engineers in front of Petersburg, Va.

Views in camp of 50th New York Engineers in front of Petersburg, Va.

No. 791. 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

Co. B, U.S. Engineers in front of Petersburg, Va., August, 1864

Co. B, U.S. Engineers in front of Petersburg, Va., August, 1864

No. 566. Title from item. Photographer from research conducted by William A. Frassanito and reported in Military Images Vol. 11:1, July/Aug. 1989, p. 15. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Petersburg, Virginia. Company C, U.S. Engineers
[Part of DeKalb and Fulton County, Georgia : compiled for the use of the Topographical Engineers from the original land map and surveys of DeKalb County /
Jericho Mills, Virginia. Canvas pontoon bridge across the North Anna, constructed by the 50th New York Engineers, where the 5th Corps under Gen. Warren crossed. View looking down stream from north bank
Petersburg, Virginia (vicinity). Officers of 50th New York Engineers
Rappahonnock Station, Virginia. General view of 50th New York Engineers' winter encampment
Petersburg, Virginia (vicinity). Officer's quarters, 50th New York Engineers
Co. "B", U.S. Engineers, in front of Petersburg, Aug. 1864
Rappahannock Station, Virginia. Officers of 50th New York Engineers
Petersburg, Virginia. Surg. Charles N. Hewitt, 50th New York Engineers
Stockade and entrance to camp of 50th New York Engineers, Rappahannock Station, Va.

Stockade and entrance to camp of 50th New York Engineers, Rappahannock...

No. 351. Civil War Collection. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Geogr.; Civil War Troops; Civil War Camps; Civil War Engineers; Forts and Fortifications.

Pontoon wagon and boat, 50th New York Engineers, Rappahannock (i.e. Brandy) Station, Va., March, (i.e. Feb.) 1864

Pontoon wagon and boat, 50th New York Engineers, Rappahannock (i.e. Br...

No. 4167. Title from item. Illus. in: Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war / Alexander Gardner. Washington, D.C. : Philp & Solomons, [c1866], v. II, pl. 58. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Views in camp of 50th New York Engineers in front of Petersburg, Va.

Views in camp of 50th New York Engineers in front of Petersburg, Va.

No. 790. 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

Pontoon wagon and boat, 50th New York Engineers, Rappahannock Station, Va., March, 1864

Pontoon wagon and boat, 50th New York Engineers, Rappahannock Station,...

No. 74. Title from item. Photographer identified in Catalogue of photographic incidents of the war, from the gallery of Alexander Gardner...by Bob Zeller, published by the Center for Civil War Photography, c200... More

Assistant Engineers at Headquarters Army of Potomac, Brandy Station, Va., January, 1864

Assistant Engineers at Headquarters Army of Potomac, Brandy Station, V...

No. 116. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Field and staff officers of 50th New York Engineers Camp near Rappahannock Station, Va., March, 1864

Field and staff officers of 50th New York Engineers Camp near Rappahan...

No. 600. Title from item. Photographer information from Catalogue of photographic incidents of the war, from the gallery of Alexander Gardner...by Bob Zeller, published by the Center for Civil War Photography, ... More

Pontoon wagon and boat, 50th New York Engineers, Rappahannock Station, Va., March, 1864

Pontoon wagon and boat, 50th New York Engineers, Rappahannock Station,...

No. 160. Title from item. Alternate title from Catalogue of photographic incidents of the war, from the gallery of Alexander Gardner...by Bob Zeller, published by the Center for Civil War Photography, c2003. Gi... More

Camp of Engineers in Brandy Station, 1864

Camp of Engineers in Brandy Station, 1864

Title inscribed below image. Inscribed upside down lower left: 1st Brig, 3 div, 2nd c. Formerly Waud no. C-66. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.993) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Jericho Mills, Virginia. 50th New York Engineers constructing road on south bank of North Anna River
Winter camp of 50th N.Y. Engineers, Rappahannock Station

Winter camp of 50th N.Y. Engineers, Rappahannock Station

Rows of buildings and pontoons on wheels. No. 276. Civil War Collection - Brady-Handy Studio. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Geogr.; Civil War Camps; Civil War Tr... More

Surgeon's Quarters, camp of 50th New York Engineers in front of Petersburg, Va., November, 1864

Surgeon's Quarters, camp of 50th New York Engineers in front of Peters...

No. 7233. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Poplar Grove, Virginia. Log church built by the 50th New York Engineers, with the engineer insignia above the door
Detachment U.S. Engineers, Petersburg, Va., April, 1865

Detachment U.S. Engineers, Petersburg, Va., April, 1865

No. 434. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Ft. Fisher shewing [sic] Union attack, Jany 15th 1865 From survey made after surrender by U.S. Engineers.

Ft. Fisher shewing [sic] Union attack, Jany 15th 1865 From survey made...

Map shows area surrounding forts Fisher, Buchanan and Anderson near Smithville, N.C. Fort Fisher, located on the peninsula formed by the Atlantic Ocean and the Cape Fear River, was the primary target of the Un... More

Petersburg, Virginia (vicinity). Headquarters, 50th New York Engineers
Petersburg, Virginia (vicinity). Major George W. Ford 50th New York Engineers
Poplar Grove, Virginia. Officer's quarters and church. 50th New York Engineers
Church in camp of 50th New York Engineers in front of Petersburg, Va.

Church in camp of 50th New York Engineers in front of Petersburg, Va.

Ten men in uniform and one in civilian clothes in front of log church with corps of Engineers emblem above portal. Photo from neg. by T.H. O'Sullivan. No. 4164. Civil War Collection (Library of Congress). This ... More

Petersburg, Virginia. Detachment of U.S. Engineers
Government building ("Custom House, Post Office, and Court Rooms"), Ogdensburgh (i.e., Ogdensburg), New York. Front elevation, side elevation, transverse section, longitudinal section Designed by Ammi B. Young, Supervising Archt. Treasy. Dept. ; A.H. Bowman, Captain of Engineers U.S. Army and Engineer in charge of the Office of Construction under the Treasury Department

Government building ("Custom House, Post Office, and Court Rooms"), Og...

Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of the Riggs Family Papers, 1763-1945 (Library of Congress).

Battlefield of Dinwiddie Courthouse, Va. from official map made by Col. W. H. Paine U.S. Engineers.

Battlefield of Dinwiddie Courthouse, Va. from official map made by Col...

Map shows the area between Dinwiddie Court House and Five Forks, Va., including the location of troops at different times during the engagement. Beginning on March 30, 1865, Sheridan advanced on the Five Forks ... More

Poplar Grove, Virginia. Officer's quarters and church. 50th New York Engineers
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