Maps Position Sunday May 3rd at 3 p.m.

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Title
Position Sunday May 3rd at 3 p.m.
Summary
The map depicts troops movements in the Chancellorsville area between 10 a.m. and 3 P.M. on May 3rd,1863. Union troops under generals Reynolds, Meade, Sickles and Slocum are located to the east between Chancellorsville and the Rappahannock River. Confederates troops under generals Stuart , McLaws, Rhodes and Anderson are located to the west near Dowdall's Tavern.
Contributor Names
Sneden, Robert Knox, 1832-1918.
Created / Published
[S.l., 1863-1865].
Subject Headings
-  Chancellorsville, Battle of, Chancellorsville, Va., 1863--Maps
-  Spottsylvania County (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  United States--Virginia--Chancellorsville
-  Chancellorsville, Battle of, Chancellorsville, Va
Notes
-  Color coding indicates the location of Union and Confederate forces.
-  Map almost identical to v. 4, pg. 325 in size and scope showing troops locations at a different time of day on May 3rd, 1863.
-  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.
-  In the Robert Knox Sneden Diary (Mss5:1 Sn237:1 v. 4, p. 325).
-  Manuscripts
Medium
1 map : pen-and-ink and watercolor ; 13 x 15.5 cm.
Repository
Virginia Historical Society, P.O. Box 7311, Richmond, VA 23221-0311 USA vau
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.ndlpcoop/gvhs01.vhs00138
Online Format
image

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Sneden, Robert Knox. Position Sunday May 3rd at 3 p.m. [S.l., to 1865, 1863] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00138/. (Accessed December 07, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Sneden, R. K. (1863) Position Sunday May 3rd at 3 p.m. [S.l., to 1865] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00138/.

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Sneden, Robert Knox. Position Sunday May 3rd at 3 p.m. [S.l., to 1865, 1863] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00138/>.