Civil War Military Map of D.C. Area

1865 Civil War map of D.C.

We dug up this terrific Civil War map, circa 1865, at the Library of Congress. It shows Washington and the surroundings, including roads and forts near the end of the war.

1865 Civil War map of D.C.

1865 Civil War map of D.C.

Source: Library of Congress

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