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Map Capture of forts [sic] ... Donelson, Tennessee By U.S. Grant, January 1862.

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Title

  • Capture of forts [sic] ... Donelson, Tennessee By U.S. Grant, January 1862.

Summary

  • This map shows the area surrounding Fort Donelson, Tenn., including the Cumberland River, the town of Dover, and Fort Henry Road, and includes the locations of confederate earthworks as well as roads, buildings, woods, and creeks.

Names

  • Sneden, Robert Knox, 1832-1918.

Created / Published

  • [1862-1865]

Headings

  • -  Fort Donelson, Battle of, Tenn., 1862--Maps
  • -  Fortification--United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Pictorial works
  • -  Fort Donelson (Tenn.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
  • -  Tennessee--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
  • -  United States--Tennessee--Fort Donelson Region
  • -  Fort Donelson, Battle of, Tenn

Notes

  • -  NOTE: Researchers will be served a color photocopy of this scrapbook image.
  • -  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. 437).
  • -  Manuscripts

Medium

  • 1 map : pen-and-ink and watercolor ; 14 x 12 cm.

Repository

  • Virginia Historical Society, P.O. Box 7311, Richmond, VA 23221 to 0311 USA vau

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Online Format

  • image

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Credit Line: Library of Congress, Geography and Map Division.

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Chicago citation style:

Sneden, Robert Knox. Capture of forts sic ... Donelson, Tennessee By U.S. Grant, January. [to 1865, 1862] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00282/.

APA citation style:

Sneden, R. K. (1862) Capture of forts sic ... Donelson, Tennessee By U.S. Grant, January. [to 1865] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00282/.

MLA citation style:

Sneden, Robert Knox. Capture of forts sic ... Donelson, Tennessee By U.S. Grant, January. [to 1865, 1862] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00282/>.