Historic Animated Map Gallery

Revolutionary War Animated Maps

Battle of Brandywine

Battle of the Clouds (Great Valley)

September 11, 1777

September 16, 1777

Battle of Paoli

Battle of Germantown

September 20, 1777

October 4, 1777

Philadelphia / Delaware River Valley

Tredyffrin / Valley Forge Encampment



Philadelphia Campaign

Turtle Gut


June 28-29, 1776

Click to view the full Battle of the Clouds Technical Report

The Battles of Brandywine, Paoli, and Clouds animated map are based upon work assisted by a grant from the Department of the Interior, National Park Service. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of the Interior.

War of 1812 Animated Maps

Battle of Bladensburg

Battle of Caulks Field

August 24, 1814

August 30-31, 1814

Battle of Baltimore

Chesapeake Theater

September 12-14, 1814


War of 1812 Theater


Click to view the List of 1812 Battles and Forts

Other Animated Maps

Battle of Antietam

World War I Theater

September 17, 1862


Underground Railroad

New Sweden

19th Century

17th Century

The full New Sweden animated and interactive map can be seen at the American Swedish Heritage Museum in Philadelphia, PA