Maps Harrison's Landing, Va. : Showing Union line of defence [sic].
- Harrison's Landing, Va. : Showing Union line of defence [sic].
- Contributor Names
- Sneden, Robert Knox, 1832-1918.
- Created / Published
- Subject Headings
- - Heintzelman, Samuel Peter,--1805-1880
- - McClellan, George Brinton,--1826-1885
- - United States.--Army of the Potomac.--Corps, 3rd
- - Seven Days' Battles, 1862
- - Berkeley Hundred (Charles City County, Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
- - Charles City County (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
- - Harrison's Landing (Charles City County, Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
- - Westover (Charles City County, Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
- - United States--Virginia--Charles City County
- - United States--Virginia--Berkeley Hundred (Charles City County)
- - United States--Virginia--Harrison's Landing (Charles City County)
- - United States--Virginia--Westover (Charles City County)
- - Seven Days' Battles
- - Across the top margin: "Copy of Official Map, made for 3rd Corps by R. K. Sneden, Topgr."
- - Key to this map includes symbols for earthworks, artillery, cavalry, and pickets.
- - NOTE: Researchers will be served a color photocopy of this diary page.
- - The map is not dated but illustrates the location where McClellan retreated after he failed to take Richmond in June 1862.
- - This item is from the collections of the Virginia Historical Society; please contact the institution for more information.
- - Shows the location at Harrison's Landing, along the James River, of the camps of the U.S. Army of the Potomac after the Seven Days' Battles, 25 June-1 July 1862. Includes Berkeley and Westover plantations in Charles City County, Va.
- - Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
- - Robert Knox Sneden scrapbook (Mss5:7 Sn237:1), Virginia Historical Society.
- - In the Robert Knox Sneden diary, 1861-1865 (v. 3, p. 254).
- - Manuscripts
- 1 map : pen-and-ink and watercolor ; 19 x 13 cm.
- Virginia Historical Society P.O. Box 7311, Richmond, VA 23221-0311 USA vau
- Digital Id
- gvhs01 vhs00042 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.ndlpcoop/gvhs01.vhs00042
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