Map The Union assault on the Rebel works Lee's Mill Va.

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Title
The Union assault on the Rebel works Lee's Mill Va.
Summary
Shows the fortifications of the Union and Confederate forces on opposite sides of the Warwick River in Warwick County [now city of Newport News], Va., at the time of the engagement Lee's Mill, also known as Burnt Chimneys.
Contributor Names
Sneden, Robert Knox, 1832-1918.
Created / Published
[1862-1865].
Subject Headings
-  Peninsular Campaign, 1862--Maps
-  Lee's Mill (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  Virginia Peninsula (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  United States--Virginia--Lee's Mill
-  United States--Virginia--Virginia Peninsula
-  Peninsular Campaign
Notes
-  "April 16th Union loss 164 killed and wounded - Rebels unknown." -- Page caption.
-  Color coding indicates the 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. 613).
-  Manuscripts
Medium
1 map : pen-and-ink and watercolor ; 15 x 12 cm.
Repository
Virginia Historical Society, P.O. Box 7311, Richmond, VA 23221-0311 USA vau
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.ndlpcoop/gvhs01.vhs00075
Online Format
image
Description
Shows the fortifications of the Union and Confederate forces on opposite sides of the Warwick River in Warwick County [now city of Newport News], Va., at the time of the engagement Lee's Mill, also known as Burnt Chimneys.

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Chicago citation style:

Sneden, Robert Knox. The Union assault on the Rebel works Lee's Mill Va. [to 1865, 1862] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00075/. (Accessed December 16, 2017.)

APA citation style:

Sneden, R. K. (1862) The Union assault on the Rebel works Lee's Mill Va. [to 1865] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00075/.

MLA citation style:

Sneden, Robert Knox. The Union assault on the Rebel works Lee's Mill Va. [to 1865, 1862] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00075/>.