Maps Plan of the Battle of Gaines' Mill, Virginia, fought June 26th 1862.

Format Maps
Contributors Sneden, Robert Knox
Dates 1862
Location Hanover County
United States
Language English
Subjects Civil War
Gaines' Mill, Battle Of, Va
Gaines' Mill, Battle Of, Va.
Hanover County
Hanover County (Va.)
Peninsular Campaign
Seven Days' Battles, Va
Seven Days' Battles, Va.
United States
Plan of the Battle of Gaines' Mill, Virginia, fought June 26th 1862.
While dated June 26th, the Battle of Gaines' Mill was actually fought on the 27th, the third day of the Seven Days' Battles. This map shows Hanover County, Va., with the Chickahominy River to the south, the town of Cold Harbor to the north, Powhite Creek to the west, and Elder Swamp to the east.
Contributor Names
Sneden, Robert Knox, 1832-1918.
Created / Published
Subject Headings
-  Gaines' Mill, Battle of, Va., 1862--Maps
-  Seven Days' Battles, Va., 1862--Maps
-  Peninsular Campaign, 1862--Maps
-  Hanover County (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  United States--Virginia--Hanover County
-  Gaines' Mill, Battle of, Va
-  Seven Days' Battles, Va
-  Peninsular Campaign
-  NOTE: Researchers will be served a color photocopy of this scrapbook image.
-  Color coding indicates the location of Union and Confederate forces.
-  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 Scrapbook (Mss5:7 Sn237:1 p. 160).
-  Manuscripts
1 map : pen-and-ink and watercolor ; 13.5 x 17 cm.
Virginia Historical Society, P.O. Box 7311, Richmond, VA 23221-0311 USA vau
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