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Maps Map of the battlefield of Antietam. No. 1. This map shows the position of the Union and Confederate forces on the morning of Sept. 17th, 1862, prior to the battle of Antietam which opened at daybreak

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Title
Map of the battlefield of Antietam. No. 1. This map shows the position of the Union and Confederate forces on the morning of Sept. 17th, 1862, prior to the battle of Antietam which opened at daybreak
Contributor Names
Antietam Battlefield Board.
Created / Published
Washington, D.C., Norris Peters Co., photo-litho., 1893.
Subject Headings
-  Antietam (Md.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  Antietam, Battle of, Md., 1862--Maps
-  United States--Maryland--Antietam
-  Antietam, Battle of, Md
Notes
-  Scale 1:14,080.
-  LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 249
-  Confederate forces are shown in red and Union forces in blue. Headquarters of McClellan and Lee are clearly indicated. Legend lists the names of the corps, division, and brigade commanders. Brigades are keyed by number of positions on the map.
-  Shows roads, railroad, houses, fences, names of residents, "Burnside Bridge," "Bloody Lane," "Dunker's Chapel," "National Cemetery," towns, vegetation, drainage, fords, and relief by hachures.
-  Description derived from published bibliography.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
Medium
1 map, col., 79 x 71 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3842.A6S5 1893 .A5
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3842a.cw0249000
Library of Congress Control Number
99447384
Online Format
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LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/99447384
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=99447384&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Antietam Battlefield Board. Map of the battlefield of Antietam. No. 1. This map shows the position of the Union and Confederate forces on the morning of Sept. 17th, 1862, prior to the battle of Antietam which opened at daybreak. Washington, D.C., Norris Peters Co., photo-litho, 1893. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/99447384/. (Accessed September 30, 2016.)

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Antietam Battlefield Board. (1893) Map of the battlefield of Antietam. No. 1. This map shows the position of the Union and Confederate forces on the morning of Sept. 17th, 1862, prior to the battle of Antietam which opened at daybreak. Washington, D.C., Norris Peters Co., photo-litho. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/99447384/.

MLA citation style:

Antietam Battlefield Board. Map of the battlefield of Antietam. No. 1. This map shows the position of the Union and Confederate forces on the morning of Sept. 17th, 1862, prior to the battle of Antietam which opened at daybreak. Washington, D.C., Norris Peters Co., photo-litho, 1893. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/99447384/>.