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Maps Plan of Yorktown, Virginia ... April, 1862.

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Title
Plan of Yorktown, Virginia ... April, 1862.
Summary
Shows the area of the York River coastline from Windmill Creek to Wormsley Creek with particular attention to the landforms and defenses around Yorktown and the layout of streets and buildings within the town itself.
Contributor Names
Sneden, Robert Knox, 1832-1918.
Created / Published
[1862-1865]
Subject Headings
-  Peninsular Campaign, 1862--Maps
-  Yorktown (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  United States--Virginia--Yorktown
-  Pennisular Campaign
Notes
-  "This plan is a copy of one furnished Genl. Butler, U.S.A., while at Ft. Monroe, April 1861, by his scouts and reconnaissances of engineers" -- notation on map.
-  Color coding indicates the location of Union and Confederate entrenchments around Yorktown, Va.
-  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. 100).
-  Manuscripts
Medium
1 map : pen-and-ink and watercolor ; 38.5 x 19 cm.
Repository
Virginia Historical Society, P.O. Box 7311, Richmond, VA 23221-0311 USA vau
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.ndlpcoop/gvhs01.vhs00286
Online Format
image

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Chicago citation style:

Sneden, Robert Knox. Plan of Yorktown, Virginia ... April, 1862. [to 1865, 1862] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00286/. (Accessed August 30, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Sneden, R. K. (1862) Plan of Yorktown, Virginia ... April, 1862. [to 1865] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00286/.

MLA citation style:

Sneden, Robert Knox. Plan of Yorktown, Virginia ... April, 1862. [to 1865, 1862] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00286/>.