Maps Attack and capture of Fort Donelson, Tenn. by Genl. U.S. Grant U.S.A.
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- Attack and capture of Fort Donelson, Tenn. by Genl. U.S. Grant U.S.A.
- Shows troop locations around Fort Donelson, Tenn., on the Cumberland River, as the Union army prepared to attack.
- Contributor Names
- Sneden, Robert Knox, 1832-1918.
- Created / Published
- Subject Headings
- - Fort Donelson, Battle of, Tenn., 1862--Maps
- - Tennessee--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
- - United States--Tennessee--Fort Donelson
- - Fort Donelson, Battle of, Tenn
- - "Fought 14-15th February 1862." -- Page caption.
- - Color coding indicates the location of Union and Confederate forces.
- - NOTE: Researchers will be served a color photocopy of this diary 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.
- - Robert Knox Sneden Scrapbook (Mss5:7 Sn237:1), Virginia Historical Society, Richmond, Va.
- - In the Robert Knox Sneden Diary (Mss5:1 Sn237:1 v. 1, p. 654).
- - Manuscripts
- 1 map : pen-and-ink and watercolor ; 13.5 x 13 cm.
- Virginia Historical Society, P.O. Box 7311, Richmond, VA 23221-0311 USA vau
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Sneden, Robert Knox. Attack and capture of Fort Donelson, Tenn. by Genl. U.S. Grant U.S.A. [to 1865, 1862] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00078/. (Accessed February 25, 2017.)
APA citation style:
Sneden, R. K. (1862) Attack and capture of Fort Donelson, Tenn. by Genl. U.S. Grant U.S.A. [to 1865] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00078/.
MLA citation style:
Sneden, Robert Knox. Attack and capture of Fort Donelson, Tenn. by Genl. U.S. Grant U.S.A. [to 1865, 1862] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00078/>.