Format Maps
Contributors Colonna, B. Allison
Dates 1914
Location New Market
United States
Language English
Subjects Battlefields
Civil War
New Market
New Market (Va.)
New Market, Battle Of, New Market, Va
New Market, Battle Of, New Market, Va.
United States
New Market, Va., battlefield May 15, 1864
Contributor Names
Colonna, B. Allison.
Created / Published
Washington, D.C., Norris Peters Co., photo-lith., c1914.
Subject Headings
-  New Market, Battle of, New Market, Va., 1864
-  Battlefields--Virginia
-  New Market (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
-  United States--Virginia--New Market
-  New Market, Battle of, New Market, Va
-  Scale 1:15,840.
-  LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 585
-  "This map shows the battlefield as it was May 15, 1864. It is based on the Woodstock, Va., sheet of the U.S. Geological Survey as shown in the subsketch [inset]. The woods, orchards, houses and other cultural features are by Frank J. Bushong, the best living authority, confirmed by Mr. Hupp, of Sperryville, Va., who also pointed out on the ground the Imboden-Boyd action of May 13, 1864. The places where certain ones fell are from lifelong residents of New Market, who were there on the day of the battle, and from J. H. Dwyer, of Woodson's Missourians."
-  Shows troop and artillery positions, roads, drainage, vegetation, and relief by contour lines and hachures. Fifty important points are keyed by number to a list to the left of the map.
-  Inset: [Topographic map of the Shenandoah Valley extending from Rinkerton to Melrose showing events associated with the battle of New Market.] 24 x 15 cm. (irregular shape)
-  Description derived from published bibliography.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
1 map, col., 39 x 40 cm.
Call Number
G3882.N37S5 1914 .C6
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 dcu
Digital Id
g3882n cw0585000
Library of Congress Catalog Number

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