Maps Fort Lyon, near Alexandria, Virginia
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- Fort Lyon, near Alexandria, Virginia
- The map shows a close up drawing of Fort Lyon located on Eagle Hill in Alexandria, Virginia. Shows the fort's defenses, including abatis, ditches, salients, sally port, and bomb proof.
- Contributor Names
- Sneden, Robert Knox, 1832-1918.
- Created / Published
- Subject Headings
- - Fortification--United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
- - Alexandria (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
- - Fort Lyon (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
- - United States--Virginia--Alexandria
- - United States--Virginia--Fort Lyon
- - NOTE: Researchers will be served a color 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. 45).
- - Manuscripts
- 1 map : pen-and-ink and watercolor ; 21 x 35 cm.
- Virginia Historical Society, P.O. Box 7311, Richmond, VA 23221-0311 USA vau
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Chicago citation style:
Sneden, Robert Knox. Fort Lyon, near Alexandria, Virginia. [to 1865, 1861] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00285/. (Accessed September 26, 2016.)
APA citation style:
Sneden, R. K. (1861) Fort Lyon, near Alexandria, Virginia. [to 1865] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00285/.
MLA citation style:
Sneden, Robert Knox. Fort Lyon, near Alexandria, Virginia. [to 1865, 1861] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00285/>.