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Maps The attack on Harper's Ferry Va., by Jackson, September 14th and 15th, 1862

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Title
The attack on Harper's Ferry Va., by Jackson, September 14th and 15th, 1862
Summary
Shows the area of convergence of the Potomac and Shenandoah rivers that marks the border of Maryland, Virginia, and West Virginia. Details include the location of Union forces in the town of Harper's Ferry and Confederate forces on Maryland Heights across the Potomac.
Contributor Names
Sneden, Robert Knox, 1832-1918.
Created / Published
[1862-1865]
Subject Headings
-  Maryland Campaign, 1862--Maps
-  Harpers Ferry (W. Va.)--History--Siege, 1862--Maps
-  United States--Maryland
-  United States--Virginia
-  United States--West Virginia--Harpers Ferry
-  Maryland Campaign
Notes
-  "From the Official Map, War Dept., 1862."--page caption.
-  Color coding indicates the location of the Union and Confederate forces.
-  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. 235).
-  Manuscripts
Medium
1 map : pen-and-ink and watercolor ; 15.5 x 15.5 cm.
Repository
Virginia Historical Society, P.O. Box 7311, Richmond, VA 23221-0311 USA vau
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.ndlpcoop/gvhs01.vhs00296
Online Format
image

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Chicago citation style:

Sneden, Robert Knox. The attack on Harper's Ferry Va., by Jackson, September 14th and 15th, 1862. [to 1865, 1862] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00296/. (Accessed July 28, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Sneden, R. K. (1862) The attack on Harper's Ferry Va., by Jackson, September 14th and 15th, 1862. [to 1865] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00296/.

MLA citation style:

Sneden, Robert Knox. The attack on Harper's Ferry Va., by Jackson, September 14th and 15th, 1862. [to 1865, 1862] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00296/>.