Maps Plan of the Battle of Lookout Mountain. Fought November 24th-25th, 1863.

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Title
Plan of the Battle of Lookout Mountain. Fought November 24th-25th, 1863.
Summary
The northern end of Lookout Mountain is the center point of this image, with the town of Wauhatchie and Lookout Creek to the left and Chattanooga Creek to the right. The Union forces are shown in the vicinity of the Raccoon Mountains, with Hooker and Geary's flanking movements down the west side of Lookout Creek noted. Confederate forces are divided into three lines, the first in an entrenched position opposite the Raccoon Mountains, the second in an entrenched position at the base of Lookout Mountain, and the third atop the mountain.
Contributor Names
Sneden, Robert Knox, 1832-1918.
Created / Published
[1863-1865]
Subject Headings
-  Geary, John White,--1819-1873
-  Hooker, Joseph,--1814-1879
-  Lookout Mountain, Battle of, Tenn., 1863--Maps
-  Lookout Mountain (Tenn.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  Tennessee--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  United States--Tennessee--Chatanooga Region
-  United States4bTennessee--Lookout Mountain Region (Appalachian Mountains)
-  Lookout Mountian, Battle of, Tenn
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. 419).
-  Manuscripts
Medium
1 map : pen-and-ink and watercolor ; 16 x 21.5 cm.
Repository
Virginia Historical Society, P.O. Box 7311, Richmond, VA 23221-0311 USA vau
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.ndlpcoop/gvhs01.vhs00274
Online Format
image

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Sneden, Robert Knox. Plan of the Battle of Lookout Mountain. Fought November 24th-25th, 1863. [to 1865, 1863] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00274/. (Accessed December 10, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Sneden, R. K. (1863) Plan of the Battle of Lookout Mountain. Fought November 24th-25th, 1863. [to 1865] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00274/.

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Sneden, Robert Knox. Plan of the Battle of Lookout Mountain. Fought November 24th-25th, 1863. [to 1865, 1863] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00274/>.