Maps Map of the lines at Yorktown, Virginia, April 1862.

Format Maps
Contributors Heine, William
Humphreys, A. A. (Andrew Atkinson)
Sneden, Robert Knox
Dates 1862
Location United States
Virginia Peninsula
Language English
Subjects Civil War
Peninsular Campaign
United States
Virginia Peninsula
Virginia Peninsula (Va.)
Yorktown (Va.)
Map of the lines at Yorktown, Virginia, April 1862.
Shows the vicinity around Yorktown, Va., including Warwick Court House, the Warwick River, and Wormsley Creek as siege lines were drawn by McClellan's Union troops and Magruder's Confederate forces.
Contributor Names
Sneden, Robert Knox, 1832-1918.
Heine, William.
Humphreys, A. A. (Andrew Atkinson), 1810-1883.
Created / Published
Subject Headings
-  Peninsular Campaign, 1862--Maps
-  Virginia Peninsula (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  Yorktown (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  United States--Virginia--Virginia Peninsula
-  United States--Virginia--Yorktown
-  Peninsular Campaign
-  "Yorktown was evacuated on the night of 3rd May 1862, rear guard left at daylight of 4th when the whole Rebel Army fell back to the entrenched position at Williamsburg."--Page caption.
-  Color coding indicates the location of Union and Confederate forces.
-  NOTE: Researchers will be served a photocopy of this scrapbook 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 Scrapbook (Mss5:7 Sn237:1 p. 121).
-  Manuscripts
1 map : pen-and-ink and watercolor ; 25.5 x 36 cm.
Virginia Historical Society, P.O. Box 7311, Richmond, VA 23221-0311 USA vau
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