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Le port de Fredericsbourg dans l'Amérique gravée d'aprés le tableau de Vernet Vernet pinxit

Le port de Fredericsbourg dans l'Amérique gravée d'aprés le tableau de...

Print of an idealized, European view of the port at Fredericksburg, Virginia, with ships in the harbor and a fort at the entrance to the port. Title from item. Stamped on lower right corner: Map Division Librar... More

Le port de Fredericsbourg dans l'Amérique gravée d'aprés le tableau de Vernet

Le port de Fredericsbourg dans l'Amérique gravée d'aprés le tableau de...

Print of an idealized, European view of the port at Fredericksburg, Virginia, with ships in the harbor and a fort at the entrance to the port. Title from item. Stamped on lower right corner: Map Division Librar... More

Sketch of the road from Fredericksburg to Norfolk in Virginia.

Sketch of the road from Fredericksburg to Norfolk in Virginia.

Not drawn to scale. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Oriented with north to the bottom. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1446 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2

Marmion for sale. This desirable and airy situation, in King-George county, Virginia, will be for sale on Wednesday the twenty-ninth of March, on the premises to the highest bidder ... G. Lewis. Marmion, Feb. 26, 1820. Fredericksburg. Printed by

Marmion for sale. This desirable and airy situation, in King-George co...

Title.; Auction.; Imprint 3. 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 185, Folder 1.

Important to travelers going South from Washington. Richmond, Fredericksburg & Potomac. ... Railroad & steamboat line via Alexandria Aquia Creek and Fredericksburg to Richmond ... Richmond, January 1st, 1856.

Important to travelers going South from Washington. Richmond, Frederic...

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 186, Folder 45a.

To southern travellers! Spring & summer arrangement of the great southern mail line!! Direct to New York, Philadelphia and Baltimore, via Washington City, Fredericksburg, Richmond, Petersburg to Weldon, Raleigh, Wilmington. N.C. Charleston, S. C

To southern travellers! Spring & summer arrangement of the great south...

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 31, Folder 6b.

[Map of parts of Caroline, Hanover, and Henrico counties, Va., west of the Mattaponi River and the Richmond, Fredericksburg, and Potomac Railroad].

[Map of parts of Caroline, Hanover, and Henrico counties, Va., west of...

Shows the names of some residents, some of the outer fortifications of Richmond and those along the railroad north of the South Anna River. Date, title, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and... More

House in which "Stonewall Jackson" died, near Guinea's [i.e. Guinea] Station, Va.

House in which "Stonewall Jackson" died, near Guinea's [i.e. Guinea] S...

Photograph shows the house and outbuildings that was used as a hospital for General Stonewall Jackson who died there May 10, 1863. No. 5290. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Removing wounded, Fredericksburg, Va.? 57th N.Y. Ambulance Corps.

Removing wounded, Fredericksburg, Va.? 57th N.Y. Ambulance Corps.

Title from item. Brady-Handy Collection. Negative in National Archives Record Group 111: Records of the Office of the Chief Signal Officer, 1860-1985, Series: Mathew Brady Photographs of Civil War-Era Personali... More

Marye's House on Marye's Heights, Fredericksburg, Va.

Marye's House on Marye's Heights, Fredericksburg, Va.

No. 5044. Title from item. Caption continues: The spots on side of house and on pillars of porch are bullet marks. No. "116" etched in the negative. Mounted with three other photographs. Photograph is half of a... More

Potomac Creek Bridge - Acquia (i.e. Aquia) Creek and Fredericksburg R.R.

Potomac Creek Bridge - Acquia (i.e. Aquia) Creek and Fredericksburg R....

No. B457. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Wagon train crossing pontoon bridge, Rappahannock River, below Fredericksburg, Va.

Wagon train crossing pontoon bridge, Rappahannock River, below Frederi...

No. B602. Title from item. Published in: Davis, William C. ed., The South Besieged, Vol 5, The Image of War, 1861-1865. New York: Doubleday & Co., Inc., 1983, p. 182, with caption: The first to cross was the V... More

Fredericksburg to Petersburg, Va.

Fredericksburg to Petersburg, Va.

The purpose of this map is uncertain; it may have been to identify the rail lines within the corridor between Fredericksburg and Petersburg. Included (as phrased by Sneden) are the Richmond and Danville Railro... More

Co. C, 110th Pennsylvania Infantry after battle of Fredericksburg, Va.

Co. C, 110th Pennsylvania Infantry after battle of Fredericksburg, Va.

No. B195. Title from item. Hand written on verso: "Miller, vol. 8, p. 203". Original negative in National Archives Record Group 111: Records of the Office of the Chief Signal Officer, 1860-1985, Series: Mathew ... More

Houses at Marye's Heights, Fredericksburg, Va.

Houses at Marye's Heights, Fredericksburg, Va.

Small house, with small group of soldiers and others on and around porch. Mathew Brady Collection. Civil War Photograph Collection (Library of Congress). This record contains unverified, old data from caption c... More

Pontoon bridge across Rappahannock River below Fredericksburg, Va.

Pontoon bridge across Rappahannock River below Fredericksburg, Va.

No. B613. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

A shattered caisson, Fredericksburg, Va.

A shattered caisson, Fredericksburg, Va.

Photograph shows a demolished horse drawn caisson and three dead horses on the ground. Three men stand behind the devastation. General Herman Haupt is on the left. Title from item. Gift; George Holmes; July 26, 1941.

Marye's Heights, Fredericksburg, Va., Confederate fortifications

Marye's Heights, Fredericksburg, Va., Confederate fortifications

No. B609. Title from item. Hand written on verso: Miller, vol. 2, p. 98-99. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Warehouse at Fredericksburg, Va., used as a hospital for Federal wounded

Warehouse at Fredericksburg, Va., used as a hospital for Federal wound...

Title from item. Original negative in National Archives Record Group 111: Records of the Office of the Chief Signal Officer, 1860-1985, Series: Mathew Brady Photographs of Civil War-Era Personalities and Scenes... More

[Map of country between Fredericksburg and Richmond, Virginia, showing roads, railroads, and some place names].

[Map of country between Fredericksburg and Richmond, Virginia, showing...

Scale [ca. 1:290,000]. Anonymous pen and ink manuscript map drawn on tracing linen. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 508.56 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Wounded soldiers at hospital in Fredericksburg, Va.

Wounded soldiers at hospital in Fredericksburg, Va.

No. B462. Title from item. Hand written on verso: "Reproduced in Miller, Hist. of Civil War, vol. 7, page 252-3". Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Headquarters. Fredericksburg, Va. May 11, 1861. General orders No. 9 ... Daniel Ruggles Colonel Provisional army Commanding V. forces.

Headquarters. Fredericksburg, Va. May 11, 1861. General orders No. 9 ....

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 187, Folder 8.

Houses at Marye's Heights, Fredericksburg, Va. Marye's House

Houses at Marye's Heights, Fredericksburg, Va. Marye's House

Large house, with small group on porch. Mathew Brady Collection. Civil War Photograph Collection (Library of Congress). This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Ferder... More

Views in Fredericksburg, Va., showing destruction of houses by bombardment on Dec. 13, 1862

Views in Fredericksburg, Va., showing destruction of houses by bombard...

Slightly damaged house, #716. Mathew Brady Collection. Civil War Photograph Collection (Library of Congress). This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Civil War House... More

View of the city of Fredericksburg, Va.

View of the city of Fredericksburg, Va.

Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.1.270) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Position of Union and Rebel armies at Fredericksburg, Decr. 1st 1862

Position of Union and Rebel armies at Fredericksburg, Decr. 1st 1862

Map shows the area surrounding Fredericksburg, Va., including Spotsylvania Courthouse, Chancellorsville and Falmouth, during the Fredericksburg Campaign. This image shows the situation several days before the b... More

View of Marye's Heights and part of battlefield of Fredericksburg, Va. on December 13, 1862

View of Marye's Heights and part of battlefield of Fredericksburg, Va....

No. 958. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Gen. Burndside [sic] visiting Gn. Franklin giving him the order to evacuate his position-on the battlefield on the right, Sunday Eve., all at rest.

Gen. Burndside [sic] visiting Gn. Franklin giving him the order to eva...

Four officers (one standing, the rest seated) behind a campfire. Title inscribed below image. Inscribed below title: Franklin corps in the distance and Rebel batteries on the mountains. Formerly attributed to A... More

Approaches of A. of P. to Fredericksburg.

Approaches of A. of P. to Fredericksburg.

Shows "Genl. Hd Qrs.," routes of approach of the 2nd, 3rd, 5th and 6th Corps, roads, railroad, towns, drainage, and houses and names of residents. Relief shown by shading. Title from verso of map. Staining at c... More

The passage of the Rappahannock by the Grand Army of the Potomac at Fredericksburg, Va., midnight, Wednesday, December 10 / from a sketch by our special artist, Henri Lovie.

The passage of the Rappahannock by the Grand Army of the Potomac at Fr...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1862 Dec. 27, pp. 220.

[An unfinished drawing of the battle of Fredericksburg, Saturday, December 13, 1862].

[An unfinished drawing of the battle of Fredericksburg, Saturday, Dece...

Shows "Gen. Lee's Hd. Qrs." and names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pencil (some col.) on pencil grid, mounted on cloth. Similar to the map reproduce... More

Plan of the Battle of Fredericksburg, December 13th, 1862.

Plan of the Battle of Fredericksburg, December 13th, 1862.

This unsigned hand-drawn map shows the area surrounding Fredericksburg, Va., and includes the location of General Lee's field headquarters, Jeb Stuart's cavalry, the Washington Artillery, and forces under the c... More

Map showing from Richmond to Fredericksburg, Va

Map showing from Richmond to Fredericksburg, Va

Printed map with annotations by Sneden highlighting the defenses of Richmond, Va., and locations associated with the Battle of the Wilderness, 5-7 May 1864. A topographical map of Eastern Virginia from "Frederi... More

Plan of the battle of Fredericksburg, Virginia : shewing [sic] Union and Rebel positions 13th Decr 1862.

Plan of the battle of Fredericksburg, Virginia : shewing [sic] Union a...

The map shows positions at the beginning of the battle, with the bulk the of Union Army located across the Rappahannock from Fredericksburg, awaiting the construction of a pontoon bridge. Once across, the Unio... More

Sunken vessels, in the Rappahannock River, below Fredericksburg, with earthwork commanding the channel

Sunken vessels, in the Rappahannock River, below Fredericksburg, with ...

Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.1.14) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Lacy House, Fredericksburg

Lacy House, Fredericksburg

Title inscribed lower right. Formerly Waud no. C-163. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.1090) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Plan of the Battle of Fredericksburg

Plan of the Battle of Fredericksburg

Map is oriented with the Rappahannock River to the top (actually, north/northeast) and the Massaponax River [now Creek] to the right (actually, south). Shows the field of action for the first Battle of Frederi... More

Battle of Fredericksburg. Dec. 13, 1862.

Battle of Fredericksburg. Dec. 13, 1862.

Scale ca. 1:50,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 557 From Century illustrated monthly magazine, v. 32, Aug. 1886. p. 622. "In indicating the Union artillery, we have followed an official map made under the dire... More

[Map of the Rappahannock River below Fredericksburg, showing Port Royal, Moss Neck, Corbin's Neck, etc.].

[Map of the Rappahannock River below Fredericksburg, showing Port Roya...

Shows fortifications, Confederate troop positions, etc. and names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pencil (some col.) over a 3-inch pen... More

[Map of Fredericksburg, Va., and vicinity].

[Map of Fredericksburg, Va., and vicinity].

Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink over a 2-inch grid, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H124 In pencil on v... More

Plan of the Battle of Fredericksburg, December 13th, 1862

Plan of the Battle of Fredericksburg, December 13th, 1862

This unsigned hand-drawn map shows the area surrounding Fredericksburg, Va., and includes the location of General Lee's field headquarters, Jeb Stuart's cavalry, the Washington Artillery, and forces under the c... More

Plan of the Battle of Fredericksburg, Va., Decr. 13, 1862.

Plan of the Battle of Fredericksburg, Va., Decr. 13, 1862.

Map shows the region surrounding Fredericksburg, Va., including Marie's Heights outside of the city and Falmouth across the Rappahannock River. Due to Burnside's slow maneuvering of the Union forces, Lee was a... More

Position of Union and Rebel armies at Fredericksburg, Decr. 1st 1862

Position of Union and Rebel armies at Fredericksburg, Decr. 1st 1862

Map shows the area surrounding Fredericksburg, Va., including Spotsylvania Courthouse, Chancellorsville and Falmouth, during the Fredericksburg Campaign. This image shows the situation several days before the b... More

Plan of the battle of Fredericksburg, Virginia : fought Decr. 13th 1862.

Plan of the battle of Fredericksburg, Virginia : fought Decr. 13th 186...

Map shows the area surrounding Fredericksburg during the first battle, December 12-13 1862. Due to Burnside's slow maneuvering, Lee was able to take advantage of the terrain in disbursing his troops. After hea... More

The Army of the Potomac - at and on the way to Fredericksburg

The Army of the Potomac - at and on the way to Fredericksburg

Composite of scenes showing Warrenton Junction, Va.; Calett Station, Va.; and railroad bridge over Cedar Run. Reference copy in LOT 4420T. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1862 Dec. 13, p. 792.

Map of a part of the Rappanhannock River above Fredericksburg and the Rapid Ann River & the adjacent country

Map of a part of the Rappanhannock River above Fredericksburg and the ...

Scale 1:63,360. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 619.5 "Note: This map is distributed in duplicate in order that one copy may be returned with any reliable additions and corrections that may be made upon it. Office... More

Plan of the Battle of Fredericksburg.

Plan of the Battle of Fredericksburg.

Map is oriented with the Rappahannock River to the top (actually, north/northeast) and the Massaponax River [now Creek] to the right (actually, south). Shows the field of action for the first Battle of Frederi... More

Sketch of the battle of Fredericksburg, Dezember [i.e. December] 13th, 1862 /

Sketch of the battle of Fredericksburg, Dezember [i.e. December] 13th,...

Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink and pencil (some col.) over a 2-inch pencil grid on gray tracing paper, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H123 Available also th... More

"The stone-wall" at foot of Marye's Heights held by Cobb's Brigade, C.S.A., Dec. 13, 1862

"The stone-wall" at foot of Marye's Heights held by Cobb's Brigade, C....

No. 5047. Title from item. No. "121" etched in the negative. Mounted with three other photographs. Photograph is half of a stereograph pair. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Plan of the battle of Fredericksburg. Fought 13th Decr. 1862.

Plan of the battle of Fredericksburg. Fought 13th Decr. 1862.

Map shows Gen. R. E. Lee's strong position on the heights overlooking Fredericksburg, Va. While he could not prevent the Union forces from crossing the Rappahannock River on December 13 and taking the town, the... More

Fredericksburg

Fredericksburg

Title inscribed below image. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.144) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Plan of the Battle of Fredericksburg, Virginia.

Plan of the Battle of Fredericksburg, Virginia.

Map shows the area between the Rappahannock and Massaponax rivers including Fredericksburg and Marie's Heights. The location of Confederate troops under Longstreet and Jackson and Union troops under Burnside ar... More

Part of the north bank of the Rappahannock River showing the approaches to Fredericksburg : prepared under the direction of Capt. R.S. Williamson & 1st Lt. Nicolas Bowen, Corps Topogl. Engrs., U.S.A. for the use of the Army of the Potomac. Compiled by Fred. Churchill, vol. A.D.C. Decr. 1862 /

Part of the north bank of the Rappahannock River showing the approache...

Relief shown by hachures. "Photographic reduction by L.E. Walker, Treasury Department." "Authorities: U.S. Coast Survey chart of the Rappahannock River [and] surveys and reconnoissances [sic] by C. A. Mallory, ... More

[Sketches of roads west of Fredericksburg, Va.].

[Sketches of roads west of Fredericksburg, Va.].

Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Title, date, and scale derived from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pencil on sheets of ledger paper originally held together with 2 labels, mounted b... More

To the Army of the Potomac.

To the Army of the Potomac.

From the Oliver R. Barrett Collection. Dated: Executive Mansion, Washington, December 22, 1862.

Sketch of the battle of Fredericksburg, Saturday, Dec. 13th 1862, Right Wing, C.S.A., Lt. Gl. Jackson's corps /

Sketch of the battle of Fredericksburg, Saturday, Dec. 13th 1862, Righ...

LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 551 Signed in facsimile: Maj. Genl. Franklin, compliments, Danl. Butterfield, Chief of Staff. Probably printed by the Union Army since the inscription contains the names of the Unio... More

[Map of the vicinity of Fredericksburg, Va.].

[Map of the vicinity of Fredericksburg, Va.].

Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by contours. Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Portions of 2 U.S. Geological Survey quadrangles pasted together, attached to a brown pape... More

Views in Fredericksburg, Va., showing destruction of houses by bombardment on Dec. 13, 1862

Views in Fredericksburg, Va., showing destruction of houses by bombard...

Slightly damaged house, #718. Mathew Brady Collection. Civil War Photograph Collection (Library of Congress). This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Civil War Hous... More

Sketch of the battle field of Fredericksburg /

Sketch of the battle field of Fredericksburg /

Shows infantry and cavalry positions, artillery placement, roads, railroads, houses, and names of corps and field commanders and residents. Relief shown by hachures. Presented to the Library of Congress in 1960... More

Fredericksburg, Virginia (vicinity). The Barnard house below Fredericksburg, destroyed during the first battle

Fredericksburg, Virginia (vicinity). The Barnard house below Frederick...

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Barnard House, below Fredericksburg, Va., destroyed during first battle. Corresponding print is in LOT 4165-G. Credit line: Civil war photograph... More

Winter quarters of 37th New York Infantry Regiment after the Battle of Fredericksburg

Winter quarters of 37th New York Infantry Regiment after the Battle of...

Photograph shows row of log structures with soldiers, servant, horses, and wagon. Title devised by Library staff. Notations on recto: "Winter qtrs. after Battle of Fredericksburg," "1863," "37th N.Y." Gift; Tom... More

The line of the Rappahannock, 30th April 1863 Showing position of Union and Rebel armies at and near Fredericksburg, Va.

The line of the Rappahannock, 30th April 1863 Showing position of Unio...

This map shows the location of the two armies on the eve of the Chancellorsville Campaign. Union Gen. Hooker has moved his forces via Kelly's Ford into position south of the Rappahannock near Chancellorsville, ... More

Our soldiers in streets of Fredericksburg / drawn by Mr. A.R. Waud.

Our soldiers in streets of Fredericksburg / drawn by Mr. A.R. Waud.

Print shows Union troops under Confederate fire advancing with caution through the streets of Fredericksburg, Virginia in December 1862. Title from item. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 7, no. 291 (1863 January 3), p. 5.

Pontoon bridge across the Rappahannock / negative by T.H. O'Sullivan; positive by A. Gardner.

Pontoon bridge across the Rappahannock / negative by T.H. O'Sullivan; ...

Photograph showing two pontoon bridges over the Rappahannock River used in the battle of Fredericksburg. Illus. in: Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war / Alexander Gardner. Washington, D.C. : Philp &... More

The Rebel entrenched position at Fredericksburg, Va. showing Hooker's flank march on Chancellorsville 3rd and 4th May 1863.

The Rebel entrenched position at Fredericksburg, Va. showing Hooker's ...

Regional map of the Chancellorsville area encompassing Kelly's Ford in the upper left, Stafford in the upper right, and Spotsylvania Court House at the bottom. Indicates roads and railroads, fords, bridges, and... More

Uebergang über den Rappahannock

Uebergang über den Rappahannock

Print shows Union infantry crossing the Rappahannock River in pontoon boats and firing at and being fired at by Confederate sharpshooters in Fredericksburg, Virginia.

Fredericksburgh, from near Lacy House. Taken during the battle of May 3, 1863

Fredericksburgh, from near Lacy House. Taken during the battle of May ...

Photograph shows view of Fredericksburg, Virginia from across the Rappahannock River. Date of photo possibly April 8, 1863, as no Union troops are visible and trees lack leaves. (Date source: John Kelley, June ... More

Mary hights [sic], Turkey hole mt. Blue Ridge

Mary hights [sic], Turkey hole mt. Blue Ridge

Landscape with tents and mountains. Title inscribed above and below image. Formerly Waud no. C-3. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.930) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Sketch of routes of the 2nd Corps A.N. Virginia from Fredericksburg, Va. to Gettysburg, Pa. and return to Orange C.H. Va., June 4th to August 1st 1863 /

Sketch of routes of the 2nd Corps A.N. Virginia from Fredericksburg, V...

Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink and pencil (some col.), mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H158 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 131.

[Fredericksburg, Va., from across Rappahannock River]

[Fredericksburg, Va., from across Rappahannock River]

Brady Collection. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.; Civil War Battlefields; Geogr.

[Sketch of the battles of Chancellorsville, Salem Church, and Fredericksburg, May 2, 3, and 4, 1863 /

[Sketch of the battles of Chancellorsville, Salem Church, and Frederic...

LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H129 Title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. A similar map, somewhat reduced, with the above title is contained in the Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and... More

Acquia Creek landing. Depot of supplies for the Army of the Potomac

Acquia Creek landing. Depot of supplies for the Army of the Potomac

Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1918:R1.1.134) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Passages of the Rappahannock and Battle of Fredericksburg, December 10th to 16th, 1862 : copied from the original belonging to Gen'l. Burnside

Passages of the Rappahannock and Battle of Fredericksburg, December 10...

"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 ... More

Plan of attack on Marie's Heights, Fredericksburg, Va. or 2nd Battle of Fredericksburg. By Maj. Genl. John Sedgwick with 6th Army Corps, Sunday, May 3rd, 1863

Plan of attack on Marie's Heights, Fredericksburg, Va. or 2nd Battle o...

Illustrates the placement of Union and Confederate forces during the Chancellorsville Campaign of April-May, 1863, culminating in the battle of Chancellorsville fought May 1-4, 1863. This map focuses on the Su... More

Plan of attack on Marie's Heights, Fredericksburg Va. By Maj. Genl. John Sedgwick, USA, with the 6th Army Corps. Sunday May 3rd 1863.

Plan of attack on Marie's Heights, Fredericksburg Va. By Maj. Genl. Jo...

Area depicted includes the Rappahannock River to the northeast, Taylor Hill to the northwest and Deep Run to the south. The Fredericksburg & Potomac Railroad is also indicated. As part of Gen. Hooker's plan to... More

General Herman Haupt and W.W. Wright at the scene of the destruction of Confederate caissons where eight horses were killed at the Second Battle of Fredericksburg

General Herman Haupt and W.W. Wright at the scene of the destruction o...

Title devised by Library staff. Notation on recto: "8 horses and 2 caissons overturned by one shell from our batteries at 2d battle of Fredricksburg." Another copy of this photograph processed as LOT 11486-D, n... More

Views of Fredericksburg, Va., February 1863

Views of Fredericksburg, Va., February 1863

No. 683. Title from item. Hand written on verso: Miller, vol. 8, p. 323. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

St. Mary's [i.e. Marye's] Heights, Fredericksburg, captured by Sedgwick

St. Mary's [i.e. Marye's] Heights, Fredericksburg, captured by Sedgwic...

Photograph shows Marye's Heights, site of the 2nd Battle of Fredericksburg, with soldiers, horses, and cannons on hilltop. Title from item. Accession box no. DLC/PP-1974:175

Fredericksburg, Va., Feb., 1863

Fredericksburg, Va., Feb., 1863

Photograph shows a view of Fredericksburg from across the river. No. B243. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Ponton [i.e. pontoon] bridges at "Franklins crossing" 2-1/2 miles below Fredericksburg, Va., laid April 29th 1863 - from plain above river bottom Bridges were laid here in Decr. 1862 & in April & June 1862 [i.e. 1863].

Ponton [i.e. pontoon] bridges at "Franklins crossing" 2-1/2 miles belo...

Photograph shows two pontoon bridges at Franklin's Crossing with soldiers and horses and an encampment on the opposite side of the Rappannock River. Title from item. Accession box no. DLC/PP-1974:175

Rebel caisson destroyed by Federal shells, at Fredericksburgh, May 3, 1863

Rebel caisson destroyed by Federal shells, at Fredericksburgh, May 3, ...

Photograph showing General Herman Haupt, W.W. Wright, and an unidentified man at the scene of the destruction of Confederate caissons. Eight horses were killed. Title from item.

Plan of attack on Marie's Heights, Fredericksburg, Va. or 2nd Battle of Fredericksburg. By Maj. Genl. John Sedgwick with 6th Army Corps, Sunday, May 3rd, 1863.

Plan of attack on Marie's Heights, Fredericksburg, Va. or 2nd Battle o...

Illustrates the placement of Union and Confederate forces during the Chancellorsville Campaign of April-May, 1863, culminating in the battle of Chancellorsville fought May 1-4, 1863. This map focuses on the Su... More

Union veterans of trench and field before Petersburg Dec. 1864

Union veterans of trench and field before Petersburg Dec. 1864

Title from caption in Miller, Francis Trevelyn, ed., The Photographic History of the Civil War in Ten Volumes, Vol. 3, The Decisive Battles. New York: Thomas Yoseloff, Inc., 1957, p. 272-273. Corrected title an... More

Sketch of Banks Ford.

Sketch of Banks Ford.

Shows fortifications and names of some residents on the Rappahannock above Fredericksburg. Relief shown by hachures. Date and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil (some col.) on ... More

Stone wall below Marye's Heights, May 3, 1863

Stone wall below Marye's Heights, May 3, 1863

Title from item. Illustrated in: Divided We Fought: A Pictorial History of the War, 1861-1865, p. 166.