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A plan of the action at Bunkers-Hill, on the 17th. of June, 1775, between His Majesty's troops under the command of Major General Howe, and the rebel forces,

A plan of the action at Bunkers-Hill, on the 17th. of June, 1775, betw...

Scale ca. 1:4,800. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. An engraved map, with change of title, appears in Stedman's History of the origin, process, and termination of the American War. London, 1794. A copy o... more

A plan of the Narrows of Hells-gate in the East River, near which batteries of cannon and mortars were erected on Long Island with a view to take off the defences and make breaches in the rebel fort on the opposite shore to facilitate a landing of troops on New York Island.

A plan of the Narrows of Hells-gate in the East River, near which batt...

Scale ca. 1:2,400. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by shading. In upper margin: no. 6. Includes "References." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1154 Available also throug... more

Plan and sections of the redoubt at Billingsfort and plan of the rebel fort marked yellow.

Plan and sections of the redoubt at Billingsfort and plan of the rebel...

Scale ca. 1:2,450. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown by shading. "F." Includes 3 col. cross sections. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1276 Available also through the Libra... more

View of the Rebel fort and works, on Mud Island comprehending Red-Bank on the Jersey shore; taken from * [southeast shore of Carpenter's Island] in front of the 6 gun battery / surveyed & drawn by P. Nicole.

View of the Rebel fort and works, on Mud Island comprehending Red-Bank...

Title from item. Illus. on map: A survey of the city of Philadelphia and its environs shewing the several works constructed by His Majesty's troops, ... / surveyed & drawn by P. Nicole. [1777?] Published in: Th... more

Sketch of the Heights of Kingsbridge 1777, with the proposed redoubts coloured orange. Old rebel works coloured black.

Sketch of the Heights of Kingsbridge 1777, with the proposed redoubts ...

Scale ca. 1:7,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Oriented with north to the left LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1165 Available also through ... more

Sketch of part of the road from Freehold to Middle Town shewing the skirmish between the rear of the British Army under the command of His Excellency Genl. Sir Henry Clinton and the advanced corps of the rebel army, June 28th. 1778. Sketch of Middle Town.

Sketch of part of the road from Freehold to Middle Town shewing the sk...

Scale ca. 1:15,500 (not 800 paces to an in.). Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by shading. Shows position of grenadiers and guns before and after the action. "No. 10." LC Map... more

Sketch of part of the road from Freehold to Middle Town shewing the skirmish between the rear of the British Army under the command of His Excellency Genl. Sir Henry Clinton and the advanc'd corps of the rebel army, June 28th. 1778. Sketch of Middle Town.

Sketch of part of the road from Freehold to Middle Town shewing the sk...

Scale ca. 1:15,500 (not 800 paces to the in.). Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by shading. Shows position of grenadiers and guns before and after the action. LC Maps of Nort... more

Sketch of part of the road from Freehold to Middle Town shewing the skirmish between the rear of the British Army under the command of His Excellency Genl: Sir Henry Clinton and the advance corps of the rebel army, June 28, 1778,

Sketch of part of the road from Freehold to Middle Town shewing the sk...

Scale ca. 1:12,000; 400 paces to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by shading. No. 9 shows positions of grenadiers and guns before and after the action. Accompanied by ... more

Sketch of the rebel works at West Point as taken from the description of them given by a deserter who came to Stoney Point, 9th June, 1779.

Sketch of the rebel works at West Point as taken from the description ...

Scale ca. 1:11,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. Shows fortifications and amounts of ordnance. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1203 Available also through the Library ... more

Plano de las provincias del Cuzco y demás para la dirección de las tropas del rey contra el rebel de Joseph Gabriel Tupac Amaro.

Plano de las provincias del Cuzco y demás para la dirección de las tro...

Relief shown pictorially. Pen-and-ink and red pencil. On verso: Dio el Bonnon de este plano al Exmo. ... de mayo de 1782. Sheets pasted together. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 707 Available also through the Library o... more

In the Rebel intrenchments [sic]

In the Rebel intrenchments [sic]

Possibly Petersburg. Signed lower right: A.R.W. Title inscribed below image. Formerly Waud no. B-29. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.794) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

The cost of a rebel peace. Plain words for working-men ... New York. Printed for the Union Executive Congressional committee by John A. Gray & Green [186-?].

The cost of a rebel peace. Plain words for working-men ... New York. P...

On verso: {stamp} Library of Congress City of Washington. 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; P... more

Rebel works on the heights of Centerville [sic]

Rebel works on the heights of Centerville [sic]

Signed lower right: Alf. R. Waud. Title inscribed below image. Formerly Waud no. B-2. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.767) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Where the soldiers destroyed rebel battery

Where the soldiers destroyed rebel battery

Title inscribed lower left. Formerly Waud no. B-90. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.854) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Testimony of Alexander H. Stephens, now rebel vice-president ... New Haven, J. T. Stafford printer, 235 State Street [186-].

Testimony of Alexander H. Stephens, now rebel vice-president ... New H...

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 9, Folder 19.

Rebel guard

Rebel guard

Title inscribed lower right. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.41). Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Distant view of Emmettsburg [sic], scene of the rebel horse raid; Union soldiers following up the rebel army

Distant view of Emmettsburg [sic], scene of the rebel horse raid; Unio...

Signed lower right: A.R. Waud (underlined). Title from recto. Inscribed upper left: E. Catholic College. Emmitsburg is associated with the advance and retreat of the Confederate army at Gettysburg. Gift, J.P. M... more

Battlefields in front of Nashville where the United States forces commanded by Major General Geo. H. Thomas defeated and routed the Rebel army under General Hood, December 15th & 16th, 1864

Battlefields in front of Nashville where the United States forces comm...

Scale 1:21,120. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 431 Detailed map indicating troop positions, names of commanders, fortifications, roads, railroads, houses, vegetation, and relief by hachures. Map includes a brief ... more

The seat of war in Virginia. Positions of the rebel forces, batteries, intrenchments and encampments in Virginia-the fortifications for the protection of Richmond

The seat of war in Virginia. Positions of the rebel forces, batteries,...

Scale ca. 1:800,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 451.3 From the New York Herald, morning edition, June 17, 1861. p. 1. Later version of this map was published in the London American. See entry no. 450.3. Descr... more

Rebel officers

Rebel officers

Head and shoulder portraits of Jeff Davis, P.T. Beauregard, J.E. Johnston, R. Lee, A.S. Johnson; B. Bragg, S.B. Buckner and Com. Hollins, all in uniform except for Jeff Davis. Steel engraving by H. Wright Smith... more

A Rebel general startled in his camp by the beautiful and unexpected display of northern light ; What they say of us & what we are / / N.

A Rebel general startled in his camp by the beautiful and unexpected d...

Illustrations show (top) a Confederate general startled by apparitions of Northern soldiers in the sky above his camp; (bottom) contrasting views of Union soldiers depicted by "...the artist of the Mobile Adver... more

Rebel Prisoners leaving Baltimore for Fortress Monroe

Rebel Prisoners leaving Baltimore for Fortress Monroe

Prisoners leaving in horse-drawn streetcars, through cheering crowd.

Prof. La Mountain, the Aeronaut, reconnoitering the rebel positions near Ft. Monroe

Prof. La Mountain, the Aeronaut, reconnoitering the rebel positions ne...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, 1861 Aug. 31. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

Jeff Davis' confession! A singular document found on the dead body of a rebel! ... Philadelphia. Alexander & Co., publishers. [c.1861].

Jeff Davis' confession! A singular document found on the dead body of ...

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 157, Folder 23.

View from the breastworks of Fort Sedgwick, called by the rebel soldiers "Fort Hell"

View from the breastworks of Fort Sedgwick, called by the rebel soldie...

Stereograph showing long wooden spikes, chevaux-de-frise, extending from the fortifications of Fort Sedgwick, Petersburg, Virginia.

Great battle at Bull's Run between the Federal Army, commanded by Major-General McDowell, and the Rebel army under Jefferson Davis, Gen. Beauregard and Gen. Johnston, Sunday, July 21, 1861 - advance of the Federal Troops [Artist sketching in foregrd.]

Great battle at Bull's Run between the Federal Army, commanded by Majo...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 12, no. 298 (1861 Aug. 3), p. 180. Typographical error on caption corrected.

The Battle at the southwest pass - retreat of the rebel flotilla

The Battle at the southwest pass - retreat of the rebel flotilla

Sketched by an officer of the "Richmond". From: Harper's weekly, 1861 Dec. 7, p. 773.

A female rebel in Baltimore - an everyday scene

A female rebel in Baltimore - an everyday scene

A female secessionist flaunting her colors in the face of 6 Union troops; at base of Washington Monument. Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, (1861 Sept. 7), p. 561. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

Map showing positions of Union and Rebel forces Septr 1861.

Map showing positions of Union and Rebel forces Septr 1861.

Depicts the area between Lewinsville, in Fairfax County, and Georgetown in the north, and Alexandria in the south. The location of the Loudoun and Hampshire Railroad is also indicated.

View of the harbor of Pensacola--Santa Rosa Island and Fort Pickens in the fore-ground, Rebel batteries and Navy-Yard in the distance / / sketched by our special artist. The great review at Bailey's Cross Road, Virginia, on November 20, 1861 / sketched by our special artist from the top of a barn

View of the harbor of Pensacola--Santa Rosa Island and Fort Pickens in...

Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1861 December 7, pp. 776-777.

Map of the seat of war, positions of the rebel forces, batteries, entrenchments, and encampments in Virginia-the fortifications for the protection of Richmond

Map of the seat of war, positions of the rebel forces, batteries, entr...

Scale ca. 1:800,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 450.3 Includes a mileage table. Reference is made in the lower margin to the "battle of Bull's [sic] Run, fought on Sunday, the 21st July [1861], about 22,000 u... more

The Rebel General Joseph E. Johnston The ascent of Gauley Mountain, in western Virginia, by the Twelfth Ohio Regiment / / M. Nevin.

The Rebel General Joseph E. Johnston The ascent of Gauley Mountain, in...

Two illustrations: head-and-shoulders portrait of Rebel Gen. Joseph E. Johnston, facing slightly left; and Twelfth Ohio Regiment climbing mountain. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 5, no. 249 (1861 Oct. 5), p. 636.

Map of the sourthern and border states, showing the actu alpositions [sic] of the national and rebel forces, and of the blockading fletes [sic] and vessels, the positions of the various fortifications that have been erected, and the localities of all the important battles that have been fought during the present war

Map of the sourthern and border states, showing the actu alpositions [...

Scale 1:3,220,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 6 From Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper [Oct. 26, 1861]. Map includes railroads, rivers, towns, names and boundaries of states, and some relief by hachures. I... more

An Alabama regiment marching Capitol Square, Richmond, on their way to join the rebel forces under Beauregard

An Alabama regiment marching Capitol Square, Richmond, on their way to...

Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, v. 5, (1861 October 19), p. 661. Title and other information transcribed from caption card.

The Union assault on the Rebel works Lee's Mill Va.

The Union assault on the Rebel works Lee's Mill Va.

Shows the fortifications of the Union and Confederate forces on opposite sides of the Warwick River in Warwick County [now city of Newport News], Va., at the time of the engagement Lee's Mill, also known as Bur... more

"The forlorn hope" - volunteer storming party, consisting of portions of the 7th Michigan and 19th Massachusetts, crossing the Rappahannock in advance of the Grand Army, to drive off the Rebel riflemen, who were firing upon the Union pontoniers, Wednesday, December 10 / from a sketch by our special artist, Henri Lovie.

"The forlorn hope" - volunteer storming party, consisting of portions ...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1862 Dec. 27, pp. 216-217.

Map showing the system of rebel fortifications on the Mississippi River at Island no. 10 and New Madrid, also the operations of the U.S. forces under General John Pope against these positions

Map showing the system of rebel fortifications on the Mississippi Rive...

Scale 1:84,480 ("3/4 of an inch = one mile"). LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 299.8 From U.S. Congress. Joint Committee on the Conduct of the War. Supplemental report of the Joint Committee on the Conduct of the W... more

Plan of Rebel redoubt and barracks [at] "Camp Misery" : surveyed April 11th 1862.

Plan of Rebel redoubt and barracks [at] "Camp Misery" : surveyed April...

Layout of "Camp Misery," a Confederate fort on the Virginia Peninsula located in a swampy area on the Ship Point road. The camp was evacuated on April 5th, 1862, as Union forces began their siege of Yorktown.

[3 scenes of Battle of Antietam, Md. Aug. 1862]: "burying the rebel dead after the Battle..."; "The ladies of Hagerstown...ministering to wounded"; "Gen. Kenly's Md. Brigade [marching through town]"

[3 scenes of Battle of Antietam, Md. Aug. 1862]: "burying the rebel de...

Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, v.6 (1862), p. 645. Reference copy may be in LOT 4416A. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

Plan of the Union and Rebel position at Yorktown, Va., April 7th, 1862.

Plan of the Union and Rebel position at Yorktown, Va., April 7th, 1862...

Illustrates a portion of York County, Va., showing headquarters camps of the various generals of the U.S. Army of the Potomac, including the Sawmill, headquarters of General Samuel P. Heintzelman, in the Penins... more

The late Rebel raid at Garlick Station, Pamunkey River, Va. [June 13, 1862]

The late Rebel raid at Garlick Station, Pamunkey River, Va. [June 13, ...

Wood engraving after A. Lumley in N.Y. Illus. News. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf. Civil War, 1861-1865. Virginia.

Battle of Dranesville, Va., December 20th, between the national forces commanded by Generals McCall and Ord, and a superior rebel force led by General Stewart - rout of the rebels with heavy loss / from a sketch by our special artist.

Battle of Dranesville, Va., December 20th, between the national forces...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1862 Jan. 11, opposite p. 128.

Map of Roanoke Island showing Rebel forts.

Map of Roanoke Island showing Rebel forts.

Shows the area surrounding Roanoke Island, N.C., including Croatan, Roanoke and Pamlico sounds, and the locations of Confederate forces on the eve of the Battle of Roanoke Island in February 1862. Color coding ... more

The Rebel defences [sic] of Savannah, Georgia, 1864

The Rebel defences [sic] of Savannah, Georgia, 1864

Printed map of Savannah, Ga., and environs indicating rivers and creeks, swamps and marshes, cultivated and flooded fields, and names of selected landowners. Annotations by Sneden highlight the positions of Uni... more

Richmond newsboy announcing the rebel success!!!

Richmond newsboy announcing the rebel success!!!

Death as skeleton running and carrying newspapers announcing defeat of Federal Army. Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, 1862. Reference copy may be in: LOT 4421-E. This record contains unverified, old data from captio... 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

The rebel chivalry as the fancy of "My Maryland" painted them; as "My Maryland" found them.

The rebel chivalry as the fancy of "My Maryland" painted them; as "My ...

Cartoon contrasting man in fine military uniform and soldier in tattered clothing in front of horse labeled "C.S.A.". Illus. from Harper's Weekly, 1862.

Mansion of the rebel Genl. Thomas F. Drayton, Hilton Head, S.C.

Mansion of the rebel Genl. Thomas F. Drayton, Hilton Head, S.C.

Photograph showing African American slave women and Union soldiers outside Drayton's house. Purchase; William A. Gladstone; 1995; (DLC/PP-1995:113.272). General information about the Gladstone collection is ava... more

Union and Rebel works Yorktown, Va. [1862]

Union and Rebel works Yorktown, Va. [1862]

Shows the York River from Gloucester Point to south of Wormsley Creek. Yorktown appears at top of image, with remaining detail showing interior of the Peninsula. Woods, creeks, fields, roads, houses and other ... more

The Rebel army crossing the fords of the Potomac for the invasion of Maryland

The Rebel army crossing the fords of the Potomac for the invasion of M...

Wood engraving from drawing by Thomas Nast. Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, (1862 Sept. 27). Reference copy may be in LOT 4420. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

Proclamation headquarters Department of the gulf. New Orleans May 1st, 1862 … The City of New Orleans and its environs, with all its interior defences having been evacuated by the rebel forces in whose possession they lately were, and being now

Proclamation headquarters Department of the gulf. New Orleans May 1st,...

Another issue. 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 24, Folder 31.

Plan of the Rebel position at Howard's Bridge, April 4th 1862.

Plan of the Rebel position at Howard's Bridge, April 4th 1862.

The map shows the area of the lower peninsula around Howard's Bridge, including the Confederate works on the north side of the Poquosin River.

The Centre position of Union and Rebel armies, Yorktown, Va.

The Centre position of Union and Rebel armies, Yorktown, Va.

Shows both of the armies west of Yorktown, with the York River to the east, as the Siege of Yorktown got underway. NOTE: Researchers will be served a color photocopy of this scrapbook image. Color coding indica... more

Negroes driven south by the Rebel officers

Negroes driven south by the Rebel officers

Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1862 Nov. 8, pp. 712-713.

Rebel prisoners, Camp Morton, Indianapolis

Rebel prisoners, Camp Morton, Indianapolis

Photograph shows Confederate prisoners of war at Camp Morton.

Plan of Yorktown, Virginia : showing the Rebel works after the evacuation, May 4th, 1862.

Plan of Yorktown, Virginia : showing the Rebel works after the evacuat...

Shows the street plan of Yorktown and the fortifications surrounding the town following the Confederate removal up the Peninsula. The York River and the town of Gloucester Point are also indicated.

Map of the rebel fortifications at Columbus, Ky. /

Map of the rebel fortifications at Columbus, Ky. /

Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Finished manuscript map of Columbus and vicinity, Ky., displaying roads, city streets without names, buildings, drainage, some vegetation, "Mobile and Ohio R.R.," and ... more

The women and children of Louisville, Kentucky, leaving the city, by order of the late General Nelson, preparatory to the expected bombardment by the Rebel General Bragg / from a sketch by our special artist, Mr. Henri Lovie.

The women and children of Louisville, Kentucky, leaving the city, by o...

Illustration showing a throng of Louisville citizens in carriages and covered wagons, and on foot evacuating the city, many headed toward the docks on the Ohio River where they are boarding steamboats. Title fr... more

The Rebel works at Howard's Bridge Virginia April 4th 1862.

The Rebel works at Howard's Bridge Virginia April 4th 1862.

Shows the fortifications of the Confederate forces at Howard's Bridge on the banks of the Poquoson River, which succeeded in slowing McClellan's advance up the Peninsula.

Evacuation of Corinth, Mississippi, lately held by the rebel General Beauregard - Burning of stations, warehouses and supplies - Entry of National troops / from a sketch by our special artist, Henri Lovie.

Evacuation of Corinth, Mississippi, lately held by the rebel General B...

Soldiers on railroad tracks in front of Corinth, Mississippi; bridge on fire. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 14, no. 350 (1862 June 21), p. 184.

The war in the Shenandoah Valley - burning the bridge near Mount Jackson, by order of the Rebel General / from a sketch by our special artist, Mr. Edwin Forbes.

The war in the Shenandoah Valley - burning the bridge near Mount Jacks...

Print shows Confederate troops, under the command of General Stonewall Jackson, burning the bridge over the north fork of the Shenandoah River, June 4, 1862.

The Rebel foray in Pennsylvania - General view of Chambersburg ; The Rebels exchanging their rags for overcoats at Chambersburg, Pa. ; Burning the engine house and machine shops at Chambersburg, Pa. / / sketched by Mr. Davis.

The Rebel foray in Pennsylvania - General view of Chambersburg ; The R...

Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 6, no. 305 (1862 Nov. 1), p. 693. DCRM(G) example 1D2.4 - material (multiple works) without a collective title

Map showing position of Union and Rebel armies and Jackson's flank march during 2nd Battle of Bull Run, Aug. 28th to 31st, 1862.

Map showing position of Union and Rebel armies and Jackson's flank mar...

Fortunately, Pope's forces retained control of Henry House Hill, thereby allowing the bulk of his army to retreat safely across Bull Run toward Centreville. As part of Lee's plan to interrupt Pope's line of co... more

The Union assault on the Rebel works at Lee's Mill, Yorktown, Va.

The Union assault on the Rebel works at Lee's Mill, Yorktown, Va.

Shows fortifications on opposite sides of the Warwick River, with the Confederate forces concentrated to the north of the river and the Union forces to the south around Lee's Mill.

Map showing position of Union and Rebel armies, 28th to 30th Aug. 1862. Genl. Pope's Campaign.

Map showing position of Union and Rebel armies, 28th to 30th Aug. 1862...

Shows the region surrounding Bull Run in Virginia, extending from the town of Centreville in the northeast to Brentsville in the southwest.

A rebel guerrilla raid in a Western town / Th. Nast.

A rebel guerrilla raid in a Western town / Th. Nast.

Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 6, no. 300 (1862 Sept. 27), pp. 616-617.

Battle of Antietam, Maryland--Burnside's division carrying the bridge over the Antietam Creek, and storming the Rebel position, after a desperate conflict of four hours, Wednesday, September 17 / from a sketch by our special artist, Mr. Edwin Forbes.

Battle of Antietam, Maryland--Burnside's division carrying the bridge ...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 15, no. 367 (1862 Oct. 11), p. 33.

Map showing the Rebel batteries at Island no. 10 & vicinity for the defence of the Mississippi River, captured by U.S. forces, April 7th 1862

Map showing the Rebel batteries at Island no. 10 & vicinity for the de...

Scale 1:12,000. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 299 The number and type of guns in the "batteries on Kentucky shore" and in the "batteries on Island no. 10" are included in the legend. Description derived from pub... more

Plan from Fortress Monroe to Big Bethel Va. : showing Union and Rebel position April 1st 1862.

Plan from Fortress Monroe to Big Bethel Va. : showing Union and Rebel ...

Shows area of Virginia Peninsula between Newport News and Big Bethel to the north and Fortress Monroe to the south as McClellan prepared to move his forces toward Richmond. Color coding indicates location of Un... more

This map of the peninsula between the York and James rivers was found by me in the office of the quartermaster of the rebel army at Williamsburg, Va. three days after the battle : J.O.S. /

This map of the peninsula between the York and James rivers was found ...

Shows unnamed major roads and a few place names. Ink and pencil mounted on paper. Folded into 16 sections, with losses along fold lines. In lower left corner: "[AC 12,509]". Available also through the Library o... more

Slaves of the rebel Genl. Thomas F. Drayton, Hilton Head, S.C.

Slaves of the rebel Genl. Thomas F. Drayton, Hilton Head, S.C.

Photograph showing a group portrait of African American men and women on a plantation. Title from item. Date from Gladstone collection checklist. Purchase; William A. Gladstone; 1995; (DLC/PP-1995:113.265) No. ... more

Plan of Union and Rebel position at Yorktown Va.

Plan of Union and Rebel position at Yorktown Va.

Shows the area between the Warwick River and Yorktown to the north and Wormsley Creek to the south that was the Confederacy's first line of defense against McClellan's advance up the Virginia Peninsula. The loc... more

The Pacific Mail Company's steamer "Golden Gate," burned at sea July 27, 1862 The United States Infantry burning the house of the Rebel Ruffin under the guns of the United States gun-boat "Mahaska" / / sketched by an officer of the "Mahaska."

The Pacific Mail Company's steamer "Golden Gate," burned at sea July 2...

Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 6, no. 295 (1862 Aug. 23), p. 540.

Bird's-eye view of the attack on the rebel batteries on and near the island number ten by Commodore Foote's flotila [March 1862]

Bird's-eye view of the attack on the rebel batteries on and near the i...

Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, v. 6, (1862 April 5), p. 212. No ref. copy. Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Caption card tracings: Geogr.; CW Battles; C.W. Navy; U.S. Hist .

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

The Quaker gun, now on exhibition, was brought from the rebel works at Manassas, and wishing the public to witness the artillery used by the aforesaid rebels, it will be exhibited for a few days only at the old "Press" office, 417 Chestnut Stree

The Quaker gun, now on exhibition, was brought from the rebel works at...

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 157, Folder 30.

Plan of Rebel fort (Camp Misery) on Ship Point Road - Virginia.

Plan of Rebel fort (Camp Misery) on Ship Point Road - Virginia.

Shows the layout of "Camp Misery" and the surrounding woods and swamp; Ship Point Road is to the south. The camp was evacuated as the Union forces began their siege of Yorktown. NOTE: Researchers will be serve... more

The new Rebel iron-clad RICHMOND, or VIRGINIA NO. 2 - from sketches found on board the TEAZER

The new Rebel iron-clad RICHMOND, or VIRGINIA NO. 2 - from sketches fo...

4 illus.: 1. Front view. 2. Ground plan. 3. Sectional view. 4. Side view. Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, 1862. Reference copy may be in LOT 9353-N. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Capt... more

General plan of the field-fortifications around Corinth, Miss. : also exhibiting the rebel entrenchments and the approaches of the U.S. forces during May 1862 under Major Genl. H. W. Halleck, U.S.A. /

General plan of the field-fortifications around Corinth, Miss. : also ...

Relief shown by hachures and pictorially. Pen-and-ink in red and blue. Oriented with north to the bottom. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 269 In the right lower corner: Engineer Department, March 3, 1863. Received... more

Second Battle of Bull Run showing rebel position 29 and 30 Aug 1862

Second Battle of Bull Run showing rebel position 29 and 30 Aug 1862

Shows the location of Confederate troops along Sudley Springs Road in Prince William County, Va. Color coding indicates the location of Union and Confederate forces. NOTE: Researchers will be served a color pho... more

Map showing position Union and Rebel armies 2 p.m. 30th June : and the routes of advance of enemy on the Union Army at White Oak Swamp Creek Va.

Map showing position Union and Rebel armies 2 p.m. 30th June : and the...

Shows the area of Henrico County between Richmond and New Market, in which occurred the Battle of White Oak Swamp, one of the Seven Day's Battles.

A Rebel guerrilla raid in a western town / Th. Nast.

A Rebel guerrilla raid in a western town / Th. Nast.

Print shows a raid on a western town by a group of Confederate guerrillas who are abusing and executing the citizens, destroying property, and stealing whatever they can carry away. Title from item. Illus. from... more

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