10 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) Military Maps.

  1. Henry Clay Derrick papers, 1848-1994

    40 items ; 1 container ; 0.4 linear feet ; 1 micofilm reel. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Civil engineer and army officer. Diaries recording Derrick's service with other former Confederate and Union soldiers in the Egyptian army (Jaysh) under the Khedive as an engineer conducting surveys and preparing maps, a description of a military expedition into Abyssinia, transcripts and synopses of portions of the diaries and Derrick's letters to his wife, Mary Frances Crosby Derrick, and...

  2. Herman R. Friis cartographic manuals collection

    18 manuals ; 1 box (.4 linear ft). -- Geography & Map Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    The Hermann R. Friis collection contains cartographic manuals published by the U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey, Army, War Department, and Geological Survey. A number of the manuals are from World War II, which discuss aerial photographs and military map symbols. Maps in the manuals include: the world, North America, the United States, Montana, Scandinavia, and France, among others. These maps...

  3. Ian Mumford World War II cartographic intelligence reports collection

    9 cartographic reports ; 91 aerial photographs ; 3 manuals ; 1 box (.4 linear ft). -- Geography & Map Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    The collection contains nine British intelligence cartographic reports created during World War II. The areas covered by the reports include Germany, Italy, and France, among other places in Europe. The reports are supplemented with aerial photographs and are arranged by sortie number. The collection also contains three British government manuals, which include maps, that relate to the history...

  4. Frank Farrell map collection

    21 maps : some colored ; various sizes ; 1 folder . -- Geography & Map Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Frank Farrell served in the Marine Corps as an interrogator and prosecutor for the International Military Tribunal for the Far East, Shanghai, China. His collection includes once classified intelligence maps from World War II depicting the military situation in China, maps of Guangxi Province and some of its cities, various locations in China, and various tourist and travel maps. Some maps have...

  5. Everett Strait Hughes map collection

    2 maps : some colored ; various sizes ; 1 folder. -- Geography & Map Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Everett Strait Hughes was a colonel in the artillery of American Expeditionary Force in World War I. During World War II, he served closely with Dwight D. Eisenhower, the Allied Supreme Commander in Europe. The collection contains two maps with annotations showing the American zone of occupation in Germany in 1919 and of its headquarters in Coblenz, Germany.

  6. Aaron Schoen World War I map collection

    8 maps : some colored ; various sizes ; 1 folder. -- Geography & Map Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Aaron Schoen was a Second Lieutenant in the American 3rd Division, 18th Field Artillery during World War I. He was attached to a French unit to study their methods of ballon and airplane observation. He marched into Germany with the French, and the maps document their advance across Europe. The maps contain his annotations and included among them is a captured German map.

  7. William Rea Furlong map collection

    5 maps : some colored ; various sizes ; 1 folder. -- Geography & Map Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    William Rea Furlong was a United States Navy Rear Admiral during World War II, who also served in the Navy during World War I. The collection consists of World War I-era maps and charts. One chart from 1918 depicts German and British minefields along the coast of England and a portion of continental Europe. Other items are nautical charts of Aegean Sea with annotations.

  8. Otto A. Ewaldsen World War II map collection

    9 maps ; 1 chart . -- Geography & Map Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Otto A. Ewaldsen served in the U.S. Army 650th Engineer Topographic Battalion during World War II. He authored the book Mapping was our mission: the military history of the 650th Engineer Topographic Battalion during Word War II, August 1942 to April 1946: from Camp White Oregon to Japan. The collection consists of maps of Japan, photocopies of American military bases in Oregon that appeared in...

  9. Progressive military maps of the United States

    1344 maps . -- Geography & Map Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    A collection of 1344 topographic map sheets created by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers from 1894 to 1945 that covers the continental United States, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, and the Panama Canal Area. The maps illustrate tactical and geographic features, such as military bases, landing strips, transportation networks, communication centers, and topography. The maps are labeled in one of...

  10. Willard B. Prince collection of World War I maps and related materials

    336 items . 336 pieces chiefly of printed maps, manuscript maps, manuscripts . 32 containers. -- Geography & Map Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    The Willard B. Prince collection of World War I maps and related materiels contains Prince's wartime diary, manuscript maps, printed maps, postcards, photographs, letters, personal papers, military reports, and other materials. Sgt. Major Willard B. Prince served as a mapmaker in the 5th Division of the United States Army during World War I. After the war, Prince worked for the Downtown Athletic...