Map Plan of the redoubt and rifle pits ensilading [sic] the Leesburg and Fairfax turnpikes 2 miles from Alexandria, Virginia. Built by the 38th, 40th N.Y. and 3rd Maine regiments during October and November 1861.

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Title
Plan of the redoubt and rifle pits ensilading [sic] the Leesburg and Fairfax turnpikes 2 miles from Alexandria, Virginia. Built by the 38th, 40th N.Y. and 3rd Maine regiments during October and November 1861.
Summary
Includes main roads, buildings used for the hospital, chapel, stables, theater, and headquarters encampment of Brigadier General John Sedgwick.
Contributor Names
Sneden, Robert Knox, 1832-1918.
Subject Headings
-  Sedgwick, John,--1813-1864
-  Woodward, George,--b. 1831?
-  United States.--Army.--Maine Infantry Regiment, 3rd (1861-1864)
-  United States.--Army.--New York Infantry Regiment, 38th (1861-1863)
-  United States.--Army.--New York Infantry Regiment, 40th (1861-1865)
-  Fortification--Virginia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  Fairfax County (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  United States--Virginia--Fairfax County
Notes
-  NOTE: Researchers will be served a color photocopy of this scrapbook image.
-  Original scrapbook housed in the Museum Department of the Virginia Historical Society (1994.80.4-525) with restricted access.
-  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.
-  Robert Knox Sneden diary (Mss5:1 Sn237:1), Virginia Historical Society.
-  The Mozart Regiment is another name for the 40th New York Regiment, U.S.A.
-  In the Robert Knox Sneden Scrapbook, 1870-1899 (p. 68).
Medium
1 map : pen-and-ink and watercolor ; 19 x 23 on sheet 35 x 45.
Repository
Virginia Historical Society, P.O. Box 7311, Richmond, VA 23221-0311 USA vau
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.ndlpcoop/gvhs01.vhs00003
Online Format
image
Description
Includes main roads, buildings used for the hospital, chapel, stables, theater, and headquarters encampment of Brigadier General John Sedgwick.

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Sneden, Robert Knox. [Plan of the redoubt and rifle pits ensilading sic the Leesburg and Fairfax turnpikes 2 miles from Alexandria, Virginia. Built by the 38th, 40th N.Y. and 3rd Maine regiments during October and November 1861]. 1861. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00003/. (Accessed April 26, 2017.)

APA citation style:

Sneden, R. K. (1861) [Plan of the redoubt and rifle pits ensilading sic the Leesburg and Fairfax turnpikes 2 miles from Alexandria, Virginia. Built by the 38th, 40th N.Y. and 3rd Maine regiments during October and November 1861]. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00003/.

MLA citation style:

Sneden, Robert Knox. [Plan of the redoubt and rifle pits ensilading sic the Leesburg and Fairfax turnpikes 2 miles from Alexandria, Virginia. Built by the 38th, 40th N.Y. and 3rd Maine regiments during October and November 1861]. 1861. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00003/>.