Map Battle of Spotsylvania Courthouse, Virginia showing attack on the salient angle May 12th.

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Title
Battle of Spotsylvania Courthouse, Virginia showing attack on the salient angle May 12th.
Summary
Shows the distribution of Confederate forces under the commands of Longstreet, Ewell, and Hill facing Union forces under Wright, Warren, Burnside, and Hancock, with special attention to Hancock's assault on Ewell's forces in the "Mule Shoe salient." Oriented with north to the upper left.
Contributor Names
Sneden, Robert Knox, 1832-1918.
Created / Published
[S.l., 1864-1865]
Subject Headings
-  Spotsylvania Courthouse, Battle of, Va., 1864--Maps
-  Spotsylvania County (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  United States--Virginia--Spotsylvania County
-  Spotslyvania Courthouse, Battle of, Va
Notes
-  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.
-  In the Robert Knox Sneden Diary (Mss5:1 Sn237:1 v. 6, p. 554).
-  Manuscripts
Medium
1 map : pen-and-ink and watercolor ; 15 x 11 cm.
Repository
Virginia Historical Society, P.O. Box 7311, Richmond, VA 23221-0311 USA vau
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.ndlpcoop/gvhs01.vhs00198
Online Format
image
Description
Shows the distribution of Confederate forces under the commands of Longstreet, Ewell, and Hill facing Union forces under Wright, Warren, Burnside, and Hancock, with special attention to Hancock's assault on Ewell's forces in the "Mule Shoe salient." Oriented with north to the upper left.

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Sneden, Robert Knox. Battle of Spotsylvania Courthouse, Virginia showing attack on the salient angle May 12th. [S.l., to 1865, 1864] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00198/. (Accessed March 23, 2017.)

APA citation style:

Sneden, R. K. (1864) Battle of Spotsylvania Courthouse, Virginia showing attack on the salient angle May 12th. [S.l., to 1865] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00198/.

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Sneden, Robert Knox. Battle of Spotsylvania Courthouse, Virginia showing attack on the salient angle May 12th. [S.l., to 1865, 1864] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00198/>.