Maps Map of the battlefield of Perryville, Ky : Major General Don Carlos Buell commanding the U.S. forces, General Braxton Bragg commanding the Confederate forces. October 8th 1862

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Title
Map of the battlefield of Perryville, Ky : Major General Don Carlos Buell commanding the U.S. forces, General Braxton Bragg commanding the Confederate forces. October 8th 1862
Contributor Names
Ruger, Edward.
Bell Bros.
Kilp, Anton.
United States. War Dept. Engineer Bureau.
Created / Published
[S.l.] : Office of the Chief of Engineers, U.S. Army, 1877.
Subject Headings
-  Perryville, Battle of, Perryville, Ky., 1862.--Maps
-  United States--Kentucky--Perryville
-  Perryville, Batlle of, Perryville, Ky
Notes
-  "Authorities: surveys by Edward Ruger and Anton Kilp. Official reports of officers of both armies."
-  "Bell Bros., Photo-lithographers, Washington, D.C."
-  Annotated in red and blue to show Union and Confederate positions.
-  Description derived from published bibliography.
-  Map gives "position of General Gilbert's corps on the evening of October 7th" and the positions of both the Union and Confederate troops "on the 8th before being brought into action," "while engaged," and "after dark on the evening of the 8th." Roads, the railroad from Lebanon to Stanford, drainage, vegetation, relief by hachures, houses, and the names of residents are also represented.
-  Similar to no. 227, LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.).
-  This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's Archives Research Services department for more information.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
-  Source unknown; April 2004, Map Cataloging Team.
-  Civil War project no.: lva00214.
-  Conservation: Etherington Conservation Center, April 2004.
-  Digital image available: 13 x 15 in.
-  Map accession no. 5275.
Medium
1 map : col., mounted on paper ; 28 x 31 cm. on sheet 33 x 39 cm.
Repository
Library of Virginia Richmond, VA 23219-8000 USA vau For copies contact: Archives Research Services.
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.ndlpcoop/glva01.lva00214
Online Format
image

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Chicago citation style:

Ruger, Edward, Bell Bros, Anton Kilp, and United States War Dept. Engineer Bureau. Map of the battlefield of Perryville, Ky: Major General Don Carlos Buell commanding the U.S. forces, General Braxton Bragg commanding the Confederate forces. October 8th 1862. [S.l.: Office of the Chief of Engineers, U.S. Army, 1877] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/lva0000214/. (Accessed February 21, 2017.)

APA citation style:

Ruger, E., Bell Bros, Kilp, A. & United States War Dept. Engineer Bureau. (1877) Map of the battlefield of Perryville, Ky: Major General Don Carlos Buell commanding the U.S. forces, General Braxton Bragg commanding the Confederate forces. October 8th 1862. [S.l.: Office of the Chief of Engineers, U.S. Army] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/lva0000214/.

MLA citation style:

Ruger, Edward, et al. Map of the battlefield of Perryville, Ky: Major General Don Carlos Buell commanding the U.S. forces, General Braxton Bragg commanding the Confederate forces. October 8th 1862. [S.l.: Office of the Chief of Engineers, U.S. Army, 1877] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/lva0000214/>.