Maps Plan of the Battle of Roanoke Island. North Carolina. Feby 8th 1862.

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Title
Plan of the Battle of Roanoke Island. North Carolina. Feby 8th 1862.
Summary
Federal forces under Burnside quickly overcame the Confederate defenders, giving the Union control of Pamlico Sound and a base on the Atlantic coast for operations against North Carolina.
Contributor Names
Sneden, Robert Knox, 1832-1918.
Created / Published
[1862-1865].
Subject Headings
-  North Caroline--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
-  Roanoke Island (N.C.)--History--Capture, 1862--Maps
-  United States--North Carolina--Roanoke Island
Notes
-  Color coding indicates location of Union and Confederate forces.
-  NOTE: Researchers will be served a color photocopy of this diary 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.
-  Robert Knox Sneden Scrapbook (Mss5:7 Sn237:1), Virginia Historical Society, Richmond, Va.
-  In the Robert Knox Sneden Diary (Mss5:1 Sn237:1 v. 1, p. 409).
-  Manuscripts
Medium
1 map : pen-and-ink and watercolor ; 18 x 15 cm.
Repository
Virginia Historical Society, P.O. Box 7311, Richmond, VA 23221-0311 USA vau
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.ndlpcoop/gvhs01.vhs00070
Online Format
image

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Chicago citation style:

Sneden, Robert Knox. Plan of the Battle of Roanoke Island. North Carolina. Feby 8th 1862. [to 1865, 1862] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00070/. (Accessed December 05, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Sneden, R. K. (1862) Plan of the Battle of Roanoke Island. North Carolina. Feby 8th 1862. [to 1865] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00070/.

MLA citation style:

Sneden, Robert Knox. Plan of the Battle of Roanoke Island. North Carolina. Feby 8th 1862. [to 1865, 1862] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00070/>.