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Map Skirmish at Auburn, Virginia, Octr. 14th 1863

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  • Skirmish at Auburn, Virginia, Octr. 14th 1863


  • This map depicts a minor skirmish near Catlett's Station, Fauquier County, Va., part of the Bristoe Campaign. Union forces, including the 20th Indiana, 3rd Maine, and 40th New York regiments, are arrayed on a hill overlooking Cedar Run, opposed by forces under the command of A. P. Hill and including Fitzhugh Lee's cavalry battalion, located across the Groveton Road.


  • Sneden, Robert Knox, 1832-1918.

Created / Published

  • [1863-1865]


  • -  Catlett's Station (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
  • -  Fauquier County (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
  • -  United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Cavalry operations
  • -  United States--Virginia--Fauquier County
  • -  United States--Virginia--Catlett's Station


  • -  Color coding indicates the location of 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. 263).
  • -  Manuscripts


  • 1 map : pen-and-ink and watercolor ; 18.5 x 25 cm.


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

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Chicago citation style:

Sneden, Robert Knox. Skirmish at Auburn, Virginia, Octr. 14th. [to 1865, 1863] Map.

APA citation style:

Sneden, R. K. (1863) Skirmish at Auburn, Virginia, Octr. 14th. [to 1865] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

MLA citation style:

Sneden, Robert Knox. Skirmish at Auburn, Virginia, Octr. 14th. [to 1865, 1863] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.