Maps Union forts on Maryland shore

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Union forts on Maryland shore
Other Title
[Contours of Union forts on the north side of the Potomac, 1862] :
Shows the names and configurations of Union fortifications on the Maryland side of the Potomac River in 1862, and in some cases the name of the regiment that built the structure. This appears to be a companion piece to the image on p. 43.
Contributor Names
Sneden, Robert Knox, 1832-1918.
Created / Published
[S.l., 1861-1865]
Subject Headings
-  Fortification--United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Pictorial works
-  Maryland--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  Potomac River--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  Washington Metropolitan Area (D.C.)--Maps
-  United States--District of Columbia--Washington Metropolitan Area
-  United States--Maryland
-  United States--Potomac River
-  NOTE: Researchers will be served a photocopy of this scrapbook image.
-  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. 74).
-  Manuscripts
1 map : pen-and-ink and watercolor ; 28 x 33 cm.
Virginia Historical Society, P.O. Box 7311, Richmond, VA 23221-0311 USA vau
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Sneden, Robert Knox. Union forts on Maryland shore. [S.l., to 1865, 1861] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, (Accessed February 20, 2017.)

APA citation style:

Sneden, R. K. (1861) Union forts on Maryland shore. [S.l., to 1865] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

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Sneden, Robert Knox. Union forts on Maryland shore. [S.l., to 1865, 1861] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.