Maps Plan of action at Devaux Neck South Carolina. December 9th 1864.
Sneden, Robert Knox
Charleston and Savannah Railroad
Devaux Neck (S.C.)
Jasper County (S.C.)
Potter, Edward Elmer
- Plan of action at Devaux Neck South Carolina. December 9th 1864.
- Devaux Neck is a peninsula formed by the Tulfinney and Coosawatchie rivers as they branch off the Broad River. The peninsula is crossed by the Charleston and Savannah Railroad. This map, in closer detail than the one on p. 196, shows the skirmish between Confederate forces protecting the railroad and Union forces (the 127th New York Regiment under Gen. E. E. Potter) hoping to secure it.
- Contributor Names
- Sneden, Robert Knox, 1832-1918.
- Created / Published
- [S.l., 1864-1865]
- Subject Headings
- - Potter, Edward Elmer,--1823-1889
- - Charleston and Savannah Railroad--Maps
- - Devaux Neck (S.C.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
- - Jasper County (S.C.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
- - South Carolina--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
- - United States--South Carolina--Devaux Neck
- - United States--South Carolina--Jasper County
- - "From official plan, War Dept." - lower right.
- - 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. 6 , p. 197).
- - Manuscripts
- 1 map : pen-and-ink and watercolor ; 16.5 x 12.5 cm.
- Virginia Historical Society, P.O. Box 7311, Richmond, VA 23221-0311 USA vau
- Digital Id
- gvhs01 vhs00183 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.ndlpcoop/gvhs01.vhs00183
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