Maps Defences [sic] of Vicksburg, Decr. 1862

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Defences [sic] of Vicksburg, Decr. 1862
Map shows the area surrounding Vicksburg, Miss., including Warrenton, in December of 1862 at the time of the initial and unsuccessful Union assault, and on the eve of Grant's siege of the city. The Vicksburg & Texas and the Vicksburg & Jackson railroads are also indicated.
Contributor Names
Sneden, Robert Knox, 1832-1918.
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Subject Headings
-  Vicksburg (Miss.)--History--Siege, 1863--Maps
-  United States--Mississippi--Vicksburg Region
-  Color coding indicates the location of Confederate fortifications.
-  NOTE: Researchers will be served a color photocopy of this diary image.
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
-  In the Robert Knox Sneden Diary (Mss5:1 Sn237:1 v. 4, p. 172).
-  Manuscripts
1 map : pen-and-ink and watercolor ; 6 x 13.5 cm.
Virginia Historical Society, P.O. Box 7311, Richmond, VA 23221-0311 USA vau
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Sneden, Robert Knox. [Defences sic of Vicksburg, Decr. 1862]. [to 1865, 1862] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, (Accessed February 22, 2017.)

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Sneden, R. K. (1862) [Defences sic of Vicksburg, Decr. 1862]. [to 1865] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

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Sneden, Robert Knox. [Defences sic of Vicksburg, Decr. 1862]. [to 1865, 1862] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.