Maps Plan of the Battle of Rappahannock Station November 7th 1863.

Format Maps
Contributors Sneden, Robert Knox
Dates 1863
Location Culpeper County
Loudoun County
Rappahannock Station
United States
Virginia
Language English
Subjects Civil War
Culpeper County
Culpeper County (Va.)
History
Loudoun County
Loudoun County (Va.)
Maps
Rappahannock Station
Rappahannock Station (Va.)
United States
Virginia
Title
Plan of the Battle of Rappahannock Station November 7th 1863.
Summary
As part of the Bristoe Campaign, while Union troops fought to cross the Rappahannock River at Kelly's Ford, Ewell's Confederates defended the pontoon bridge at Rappahannock Station approximately four miles away. This image gives details of the terrain, the elaborate Confederate fortifications, burnt buildings, and destroyed bridges.
Contributor Names
Sneden, Robert Knox, 1832-1918.
Created / Published
[S.l., 1863-1865]
Subject Headings
-  Culpeper County (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  Loudoun County (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  Rappahannock Station (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  United States--Virginia--Culpeper County
-  United States--Virginia--Loudoun County
-  United States--Virginia--Rappahannock Station
Notes
-  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. 968).
-  Manuscripts
Medium
1 map : pen-and-ink and watercolor ; 14 x 15 cm.
Repository
Virginia Historical Society, P.O. Box 7311, Richmond, VA 23221-0311 USA vau
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.ndlpcoop/gvhs01.vhs00167

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