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Maps The Battle of Antietam, Septr. 16th-17th, 1862.

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Title
The Battle of Antietam, Septr. 16th-17th, 1862.
Summary
In this detail from a printed map, Sneden shows the movement of the Lee's Confederate line at the battle of Antietam. On September 16 the Confederates are shown east of Sharpsburg. On September 17, after a day of intense fighting, the Confederates have pulled back slightly to just outside the town of Sharpsburg. On September 18 they are shown moving toward Shepherdstown, W. Va.
Contributor Names
Sneden, Robert Knox, 1832-1918.
Created / Published
[1862-1865]
Subject Headings
-  Antietam, Battle of, Md., 1862--Maps
-  Maryland Campaign, 1862--Maps
-  Sharpsburg (Md.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  United States--Maryland--Antietam
-  United States--Maryland--Sharpsburg
-  Antietam, Battle of, Md
-  Maryland Campaign
Notes
-  Color coding indicates the location of Union and Confederate forces.
-  NOTE: Researchers will be served a photocopy of this scrapbook 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 Scrapbook (Mss5:7 Sn237:1 p. 228).
-  Manuscripts
Medium
1 map : pen-and-ink and watercolor ; 43 x 33.5 cm.
Repository
Virginia Historical Society, P.O. Box 7311, Richmond, VA 23221-0311 USA vau
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.ndlpcoop/gvhs01.vhs00258
Online Format
image

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Chicago citation style:

Sneden, Robert Knox. The Battle of Antietam, Septr. 16th-17th, 1862. [to 1865, 1862] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00258/. (Accessed August 26, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Sneden, R. K. (1862) The Battle of Antietam, Septr. 16th-17th, 1862. [to 1865] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00258/.

MLA citation style:

Sneden, Robert Knox. The Battle of Antietam, Septr. 16th-17th, 1862. [to 1865, 1862] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00258/>.