Maps Map shewing [sic] vicinity of Winchester, Virginia, Potomac, etc.

Format Maps
Contributors Sneden, Robert Knox
Dates 1862
Location United States
Language Ng
Subjects Civil War
United States
Winchester (Va.)
Winchester, 1st Battle Of, Winchester, Va
Winchester, 1st Battle Of, Winchester, Va., (May 25)
Winchester, 2nd Battle Of, Winchester, Va
Winchester, 2nd Battle Of, Winchester, Va.
Winchester, 3rd Battle Of, Winchester, Va
Winchester, 3rd Battle Of, Winchester, Va.
Map shewing [sic] vicinity of Winchester, Virginia, Potomac, etc.
Shows portions of southern Maryland and northern Virginia emphasizing Winchester, Va. Sneden notes on the map that Winchester was a city that changed hands 46 times during the war. He lists three major battles near Winchester, fought in March 1862, May 1864, and September 1864. Sneden considered the Battle of Kernstown, Va., to be the First Battle of Winchester but today historians consider the First Battle of Winchester to have been fought on May 25, 1862. Sneden was incorrect on the May 1864 date since the Second Battle of Winchester was fought in June 1863.
Contributor Names
Sneden, Robert Knox, 1832-1918.
Created / Published
Subject Headings
-  Winchester, 1st Battle of, Winchester, Va., 1862 (May 25)
-  Winchester, 2nd Battle of, Winchester, Va., 1863
-  Winchester, 3rd Battle of, Winchester, Va., 1864
-  Winchester (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  United States--Virginia--Winchester
-  Winchester, 1st Battle of, Winchester, Va
-  Winchester, 2nd Battle of, Winchester, Va
-  Winchester, 3rd Battle of, Winchester, Va
-  Note below title: "See page 1482 this vol."
-  NOTE: Researchers will be served a color photocopy of this diary page.
-  This item is from the collections of the Virginia Historical Society; please contact the institution for more information.
-  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. 4, p. 653).
-  Manuscripts
1 map : pen-and-ink and watercolor ; 11 x 16 cm.
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