Maps Charleston S.C., A.D. 1864

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Charleston S.C., A.D. 1864
In this annotated detail from a printed map, the city of Charleston is delineated and Confederate fortifications along the Ashley and Cooper rivers are indicated. Also indicated is the area of the city that burned as a result of Union shelling.
Contributor Names
Sneden, Robert Knox, 1832-1918.
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Subject Headings
-  Coast defenses--United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  Charleston (S.C.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  South Carolina--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  United States--South Carolina--Charleston Region
-  Color coding indicates the location of Confederate fortifications.
-  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.487).
-  Manuscripts
1 map : pen-and-ink and watercolor ; 39 x 24 cm.
Virginia Historical Society, P.O. Box 7311, Richmond, VA 23221-0311 USA vau
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Sneden, Robert Knox. Charleston S.C., A.D. 1864. [to 1865, 1864] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, (Accessed January 24, 2017.)

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Sneden, R. K. (1864) Charleston S.C., A.D. 1864. [to 1865] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

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Sneden, Robert Knox. Charleston S.C., A.D. 1864. [to 1865, 1864] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.