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North Anna [Virginia] : From surveys.

Description: Map shows location of Union and Confederate forces and names of some rural landowners. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [1:21,120].
Date: 1867
Creator: Weyss, J. E.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Jetersville and Sailors Creek [Virginia].

Description: Map shows town locations, buildings, roads, railroads, and landowners' or residents' names. Covers Jetersville and Sailors Creek regions. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [1:21,120].
Date: 1867
Creator: Michler, N. (Nathaniel), 1827-1881
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Soil map, Virginia, Norfolk sheet.

Description: Map shows soil composition, roads, railroads, cities and towns for Norfolk and Princess Anne Counties, and a portion of Nansemond County. Includes soil profile and legends. Relief shown by contours. Scale [ca. 1:63,360].
Date: 1903
Creator: Lapham, J. E. (Jesse Erwin), b. 1868
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Totopotomoy [Virginia]: From surveys under the direction of Bvt. Brig. Gen. N. Michler, Maj. of Engineers, by command of Bvt. Maj. Genl. A.A. Humphreys, Brig. Genl. & Chief of Engineers.

Description: Map shows position of Union and Confederate forces during operations near Totopotomoy Creek in Hanover County, Virginia as well as local railroads, roads, building locations, and names of landowers or residents. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [1:21,120].
Date: 1867
Creator: Weyss, J. E.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

High Bridge and Farmville [Virginia].

Description: Map shows towns, roads, railroads, structures, landowners, and vegetation along the Appomatox River valley during 1865. Includes the river valley from the vicinity of Farmville to the vicinity of Jamestown. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [1:190,080].
Date: 1867
Creator: Weyss, J. E.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Preliminary map of Orange County, Virginia.

Description: Map of shows township survey grid, roads, marshland, towns, mills, churches, and notable physical features. Includes explanations. Relief shown by hactures and contours. Scale not given.
Date: 1871
Creator: Hotchkiss, Jedediah, 1828-1899
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Preliminary map of Hanover County, Virginia.

Description: Map of shows township survey grid, roads, marshland, towns, mills, churches, and notable physical features. Includes explanations. Relief shown by hactures and contours. Scale not given.
Date: 1871
Creator: Hotchkiss, Jedediah, 1828-1899
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Preliminary map of Buckingham County, Virginia.

Description: Map of shows township survey grid, roads, marshland, towns, mills, churches, and notable physical features. Includes explanations. Relief shown by hactures and contours. Scale not given.
Date: 1871
Creator: Hotchkiss, Jedediah, 1828-1899
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Johnson's map of the vicinity of Richmond, and peninsular campaign in Virginia

Description: Map shows battle sites, fortifications, routes of Union Army advances and retreats during the Peninsular Campaign. Includes dates of battle and details the bridges, landings, roads, railroads, cities and towns, swamps in the area. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Scale [ca. 1:190,000].
Date: 1862
Creator: Johnson, A. J. (Alvin Jewett), 1827-1884
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Johnson's map of the vicinity of Richmond, and peninsular campaign in Virginia

Description: Map shows battle sites, fortifications, routes of Union Army advances and retreats during the Peninsular Campaign. Includes dates of battle and details the bridges, landings, roads, railroads, cities and towns, swamps in the area. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Scale [ca. 1:190,000].
Date: 1862
Creator: Johnson and Ward
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Johnson's map of the vicinity of Richmond, and peninsular campaign in Virginia

Description: Map shows battle sites, fortifications, routes of Union Army advances and retreats during the Peninsular Campaign. Includes dates of battle and details the bridges, landings, roads, railroads, cities and towns, swamps in the area. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Scale [ca. 1:190,000].
Date: 1862
Creator: Johnson, A. J. (Alvin Jewett), 1827-1884
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Preliminary map of Louisa County, Virginia.

Description: Map of shows township survey grid, roads, marshland, towns, mills, churches, and notable physical features. Includes explanations. Relief shown by hactures and contours. Scale not given.
Date: 1871
Creator: Hotchkiss, Jedediah, 1828-1899
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Colton's Virginia.

Description: Map shows counties, roads, railroads, swamps, cities and towns; street layout, railroads, public institutions, and points of interest on insets. Insets: "Richmond, Henrico County, Manchester, and Springhill Chesterfield Co." and "Norfolk, Portsmouth and Gosport." Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca.1:1,900,000].
Date: 1860
Creator: Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins), 1800-1893.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Soil map, Virginia-Maryland-West Virginia, Leesburg sheet.

Description: Map shows early twentieth century Loudon County, Virginia towns, roads, railroads, county lines, and soil types. Includes legends and soil profile. Relief shown by contours. Scale [1:63,360].
Date: 1903
Creator: United States Bureau of Soils.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Johnson's map of the vicinity of Richmond, and peninsular campaign in Virginia

Description: Map shows battle sites, fortifications, routes of Union Army advances and retreats during the Peninsular Campaign. Includes dates of battle and details the bridges, landings, roads, railroads, cities and towns, swamps in the area. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Scale [ca. 1:190,000].
Date: 1862
Creator: Johnson and Ward
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the Seat of War in Virginia

Description: Map of southeastern Virginia showing state and county boundaries, cities and towns, rivers, roads, and railroads. Battlefields are specifically identified and labeled with a date. An inset map in the lower-left corner, titled "N.W. Virginia or the Panhandle," has markings for important cities and railroads. Relief shown in hachures. No scale indicated.
Date: 1861?
Item Type: Map
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Virginia (eastern part, including West Virginia)

Description: Reprint of Thomas Jefferson's map of Virgina, and parts of North Carolina and Pennsylvania, at the time of the ratification of the Constitution, showing counties, towns, forts, court houses, churches, water bodies, and other geographic features. The map includes two inset maps - a reduced reproduction of the Fry and Jefferson map (lower middle) to show highways and a map identifying Virginia within the large scope of the United States at the time (lower left). Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:1,457,280] (23 miles to the inch).
Date: 1937
Creator: Jefferson, Thomas; Fry, Joshua; Jefferson, Peter & Neele, S. J.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Postcard of Carter Hall]

Description: Postcard of a two story building with six columns supporting the top balcony. The message is illegible. The postcard is addressed to "Mrs. Caroll Ward McFaddin Ave. Beaumont, Texas."
Date: June 7, 1933
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of General Shelby Hotel]

Description: Postcard of a brick building with eight stories, described as "General Shelby Hotel, Bristol, Virginia-Tennessee." The message around the border is illegible.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Jamestown Church Tower and Communion Service]

Description: Postcard of a worn down orange tower behind a table set with silver tableware. The back of the postcard adds, "This shows the front view of all that is left of the old church, the rear and remains of the foundation being shown upon card No. 16. The Communion Service which was saved at the time the church was burned down during Bacon's Rebellion in 1676, is, together with other precious relics now in the Bruton Parish Church at Williamsburg, Va." The message on the back is illegible.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Stuart Hall in Staunton, Va.]

Description: Postcard of a manilla-colored four story building obscured by a treeline. Stuart Hall's history is written as follows, "Stuart Hall is a new name given to the Virginia Female Institute of Staunton. It was founded in 1848, and is one of the oldest educational institutions for girls in the country. There are four massive buildings, surrounded by about four acres of beautiful land, located on an elevation of 1,450 feet above the sea level, and midway between the picturesque James and Shenandoah Rivers." The letter reads, "We reached here 7 this a. m. Write me soon with love, Sig." The postcard is addressed to "Miss Mamie McFaddin 1141 3rd Ave Huntington, W. Va."
Date: August 22, 1907
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Clipper Street in Warrenton, Virginia]

Description: Postcard of a dirt road with a horse drawn buggy traveling down it, houses and fences on either side of the road. The back of the postcard reads, "I am so sorry you can't go to D. C.. Please write and tell me why you can't. It is a shame the way you have done me. Not a word from an of you. Are you ill? Love to everybody. My address is Box 190 - Warrenton, Va." The postcard is addressed to "Miss Mamie McFaddin 1141 3rd Ave. Huntington, W. Va."
Date: July 16, 1908
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Lynnhaven Inlet]

Description: Postcard of a still body of water where a man standing on a boat floats towards the shore. The scene is described below as "Lynnhaven Inlet to the famous Lynnhaven Bay; where the largest oysters are gathered. Near Cape Henry, Va." The letter on the back reads, "Hello Mamie wish you were here with us - Cape Henry is right all the Atlantic ocean is so pretty with love from Sig." The postcard is addressed to "Miss M. S. McFaddin 1906 McFaddin Beaumont, Texas."
Date: September 8, 1907
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum