Maps Plan shewing [sic] battle ground and cavalry fight, 17th March 1863, Kelly's Ford, Va.

Format Maps
Contributors Sneden, Robert Knox
Dates 1863
Location Culpeper County
Fauquier County
United States
Language English
Subjects Cavalry Operations
Civil War
Culpeper County
Culpeper County (Va.)
Fauquier County
Fauquier County (Va.)
Kelly's Ford, Battle Of, Va
Kelly's Ford, Battle Of, Va.
United States
Plan shewing [sic] battle ground and cavalry fight, 17th March 1863, Kelly's Ford, Va.
Map shows the area surrounding Kellysville, Va., and Kelly's Ford on the Rappahannock River. On March 17, 1863, this was the site of a cavalry skirmish between Confederate forces under Fitzhugh Lee and Jeb Stuart, who were trying to defend the route to Brandy Station, and Union forces under Gen. W. W. Averell.
Contributor Names
Sneden, Robert Knox, 1832-1918.
Created / Published
Subject Headings
-  Kelly's Ford, Battle of, Va., 1863--Maps
-  Culpeper County (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  Fauquier County (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Cavalry operations
-  United States--Virginia--Culpeper County
-  United States--Virginia--Fauquier County
-  Kelly's Ford, Battle of, Va
-  Color coding indicates the location of Union and Confederate forces.
-  NOTE: Researchers will be served a color photocopy of this diary image.
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  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.
-  In the Robert Knox Sneden Diary (Mss5:1 Sn237:1 v. 4, p. 222).
-  Manuscripts
1 map : pen-and-ink and watercolor ; 10.5 x 14.5 cm.
Virginia Historical Society, P.O. Box 7311, Richmond, VA 23221-0311 USA vau
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