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

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Title

  • Charleston S.C., A.D. 1864

Summary

  • 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.

Names

  • Sneden, Robert Knox, 1832-1918.

Created / Published

  • [1864-1865]

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

Notes

  • -  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

Medium

  • 1 map : pen-and-ink and watercolor ; 39 x 24 cm.

Repository

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

Digital Id

Online Format

  • image

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

Cite This Item

Citations are generated automatically from bibliographic data as a convenience, and may not be complete or accurate.

Chicago citation style:

Sneden, Robert Knox. Charleston S.C., A.D. [to 1865, 1864] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00284/.

APA citation style:

Sneden, R. K. (1864) Charleston S.C., A.D. [to 1865] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00284/.

MLA citation style:

Sneden, Robert Knox. Charleston S.C., A.D. [to 1865, 1864] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00284/>.