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Maps The line of the Rappahannock, 30th April 1863 Showing position of Union and Rebel armies at and near Fredericksburg, Va.

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Title
The line of the Rappahannock, 30th April 1863 Showing position of Union and Rebel armies at and near Fredericksburg, Va.
Summary
This map shows the location of the two armies on the eve of the Chancellorsville Campaign. Union Gen. Hooker has moved his forces via Kelly's Ford into position south of the Rappahannock near Chancellorsville, Va., to launch what he believes will be a rear attack on Gen. R. E. Lee's Fredericksburg stronghold. Meanwhile Federal forces under Sedgwick continue a diversionary frontal assault on Fredericksburg. Details of roads, railroads, bridges, fords, buildings serving as landmarks or used as headquarters are indicated.
Contributor Names
Sneden, Robert Knox, 1832-1918.
Created / Published
[1862-1865]
Subject Headings
-  Hooker, Joseph,--1814-1879
-  Lee, Robert E.--(Robert Edward),--1807-1870
-  Sedgwick, John,--1813-1864
-  Chancellorsville, Battle of, Chancellorsville, Va., 1863--Maps
-  Chancellorsville (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  Fredericksburg (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  United States--Virginia--Chancellorsville
-  United States--Virginia--Fredericksburg
-  Chancellorsville, Battle of, Chancellorsville, Va
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. 241).
-  Manuscripts
Medium
1 map : pen-and-ink and watercolor ; 26.5 x 35 cm.
Repository
Virginia Historical Society, P.O. Box 7311, Richmond, VA 23221-0311 USA vau
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.ndlpcoop/gvhs01.vhs00260
Online Format
image

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Sneden, Robert Knox. The line of the Rappahannock, 30th April 1863 Showing position of Union and Rebel armies at and near Fredericksburg, Va. [to 1865, 1863] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00260/. (Accessed October 01, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Sneden, R. K. (1863) The line of the Rappahannock, 30th April 1863 Showing position of Union and Rebel armies at and near Fredericksburg, Va. [to 1865] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00260/.

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Sneden, Robert Knox. The line of the Rappahannock, 30th April 1863 Showing position of Union and Rebel armies at and near Fredericksburg, Va. [to 1865, 1863] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00260/>.