Maps Plan of the battle of Chantilly, Virginia. Fought Septr. 1st 1862, 5 to 10 PM.

Format Maps
Contributors Sneden, Robert Knox
Dates 1862
Location Chantilly
Fairfax County
Manassas Region
United States
Virginia
Language English
Subjects Bull Run, 2nd Battle Of, Va
Bull Run, 2nd Battle Of, Va.
Chantilly
Chantilly (Va.)
Chantilly, Battle Of, Va
Chantilly, Battle Of, Va.
Civil War
Fairfax County
Fairfax County (Va.)
History
Manassas Region
Maps
United States
Virginia
Title
Plan of the battle of Chantilly, Virginia. Fought Septr. 1st 1862, 5 to 10 PM.
Summary
This engagement, known as the Battle of Chantilly, or Ox Hill, was the last action in the 2d Bull Run Campaign (June-September 1862).
This map focuses on western Fairfax County, Va. Stonewall Jackson's forces occupy both sides of the road from Centreville to Chantilly, with additional forces based on Ox Hill overlooking the town from the north. There is also a substantial force located between an unfinished railroad grade south of town and the Little River Turnpike, facing Heintzelman's 3rd Corps, Union Army of the Potomac on the outskirts of Germantown.
Contributor Names
Sneden, Robert Knox, 1832-1918.
Created / Published
[1862-1865]
Subject Headings
-  Bull Run, 2nd Battle of, Va., 1862--Maps
-  Chantilly, Battle of, Va., 1862--Maps
-  Chantilly (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  Fairfax County (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  United States--Virginia--Fairfax County
-  United States--Virginia--Chantilly
-  United States--Virginia--Manassas Region
-  Bull Run, 2nd Battle of, Va
-  Chantilly, Battle of, Va
Notes
-  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. 205).
-  Manuscripts
Medium
1 map : pen-and-ink and watercolor ; 28.5 x 17 cm.
Repository
Virginia Historical Society, P.O. Box 7311, Richmond, VA 23221-0311 USA vau
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.ndlpcoop/gvhs01.vhs00253

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