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Maps Map of Warrenton Junction, Orange and Alexandria R.R., Virginia shewing destruction of R.R. by enemy, October 1863.

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Title
Map of Warrenton Junction, Orange and Alexandria R.R., Virginia shewing destruction of R.R. by enemy, October 1863.
Summary
Illustrates the position in October 1863 in Fauquier County, Va., of the Union 3rd Army Corps under General William Henry French. The Union troops were near Warrenton Junction along the Orange and Alexandria Railroad. This was part of the Bristoe Campaign, 9 October-9 November 1863, during which the rail line was destroyed by the
Contributor Names
Sneden, Robert Knox, 1832-1918.
Subject Headings
-  Birney, David Bell,--1825-1864
-  French, William Henry,--1815-1881
-  United States.--Army of the Potomac.--Corps, 3rd
-  Orange and Alexandria Railroad
-  Bristoe Campaign (Va.), 1863
-  Railroads--Confederate States of America
-  Fauquier County (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  Warrenton (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  United States--Virginia--Fauquier County
-  United States--Virginia--Warrenton
-  Bristoe Campaign (Va.)
Notes
-  NOTE: Researchers will be served a color photocopy of this diary page.
-  This item is from the collections of the Virginia Historical Society; please contact the institution for more information.
-  Upper margin: "Copy of Official Map made for Genl. Birney, USA."
-  Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
-  Robert Knox Sneden scrapbook (Mss5:7 Sn237:1), Virginia Historical Society.
-  In the Robert Knox Sneden diary, 1861-1865 (v. 4, p. 926).
Medium
1 map : pen-and-ink and watercolor ; 25 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.vhs00024
Online Format
image

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Sneden, Robert Knox. Map of Warrenton Junction, Orange and Alexandria R.R., Virginia shewing destruction of R.R. by enemy, October 1863. 1863. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00024/. (Accessed September 25, 2016.)

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Sneden, R. K. (1863) Map of Warrenton Junction, Orange and Alexandria R.R., Virginia shewing destruction of R.R. by enemy, October 1863. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00024/.

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Sneden, Robert Knox. Map of Warrenton Junction, Orange and Alexandria R.R., Virginia shewing destruction of R.R. by enemy, October 1863. 1863. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00024/>.