Map Atlanta, Georgia and its rebel defences [sic]

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Title
Atlanta, Georgia and its rebel defences [sic]
Summary
Map shows a detailed layout of the city of Atlanta, Ga., including the batteries and earthworks in the surrounding area. The Western Atlanta and the Macon & Western Railroad are also indicated. The map depicts the situation in the city as of 1 September 1864; the city fell to Sherman's army on the 8th.
Contributor Names
Sneden, Robert Knox, 1832-1918.
Created / Published
[1864-1865]
Subject Headings
-  Atlanta Campaign, 1864--Maps
-  Fortification--United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  Atlanta (Ga.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  Georgia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  United States--Georgia--Atlanta
-  Atlanta Campaign
Notes
-  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. 409).
-  Manuscripts
Medium
1 map : pen-and-ink and watercolor ; 45 x 34 cm.
Repository
Virginia Historical Society, P.O. Box 7311, Richmond, VA 23221-0311 USA vau
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.ndlpcoop/gvhs01.vhs00311
Online Format
image
Description
Map shows a detailed layout of the city of Atlanta, Ga., including the batteries and earthworks in the surrounding area. The Western Atlanta and the Macon & Western Railroad are also indicated. The map depicts the situation in the city as of 1 September 1864; the city fell to Sherman's army on the 8th.

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Chicago citation style:

Sneden, Robert Knox. [Atlanta, Georgia and its rebel defences sic]. [to 1865, 1864] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00311/. (Accessed June 23, 2017.)

APA citation style:

Sneden, R. K. (1864) [Atlanta, Georgia and its rebel defences sic]. [to 1865] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00311/.

MLA citation style:

Sneden, Robert Knox. [Atlanta, Georgia and its rebel defences sic]. [to 1865, 1864] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00311/>.