Our Collection

At the Institute’s core is the Gilder Lehrman Collection, one of the great archives in American history. More than 70,000 items cover five hundred years of American history, from Columbus’s 1493 letter describing the New World to soldiers’ letters from World War II and Vietnam. Explore primary sources, visit exhibitions in person or online, or bring your class on a field trip.

Hoyer & Ludwig New map of Virginia

High-resolution images are available to schools and libraries via subscription to American History, 1493-1943. Check to see if your school or library already has a subscription. Or click here for more information. You may also order a pdf of the image from us here.

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC00612.01 Author/Creator: Hoyer & Ludwig Place Written: Richmond, Virginia Type: Map signed Date: 1861 Pagination: 1 map : col. ; 36 x 45 cm.

Summary of Content: Folding map with Jackson's (Stonewall) signature "T.J. Jackson" on the inside of what was once the outer wrapper/binding. Insets of Harpers Ferry and Norfolk Harbor. The map was printed by J.W. Randolph, drawn and colored by Husted & Nenning, and lithographed by Hoyer & Ludwig in Richmond, Virginia.

People: Jackson, Thomas Jonathan "Stonewall", 1824-1863
Jackson, Thomas Jonathan "Stonewall", 1824-1863

Historical Era: Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877

Subjects: Civil WarMilitary HistoryConfederate General or LeaderConfederate States of AmericaGeography and Natural History

Sub Era: The American Civil War

Order a Copy Citation Guidelines for Online Resources