Maps The Rebel defences [sic] of Savannah, Georgia, 1864
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- The Rebel defences [sic] of Savannah, Georgia, 1864
- Printed map of Savannah, Ga., and environs indicating rivers and creeks, swamps and marshes, cultivated and flooded fields, and names of selected landowners. Annotations by Sneden highlight the positions of Union and Confederate forces and show the direction of Confederate General Hardee's retreat on the night of December 20th, 1864.
- Contributor Names
- Sneden, Robert Knox, 1832-1918.
- Created / Published
- Subject Headings
- - Hardee, William Joseph,--1815-1873
- - Georgia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
- - Savannah (Ga.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
- - United States--Georgia--Savannah
- - Color coding indicates the location of Confederate fortifications.
- - 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. 431).
- - Manuscripts
- 1 map : pen-and-ink and watercolor ; 17 x 18 cm.
- Virginia Historical Society, P.O. Box 7311, Richmond, VA 23221-0311 USA vau
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Chicago citation style:
Sneden, Robert Knox. [The Rebel defences sic of Savannah, Georgia, 1864]. [to 1865, 1862] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00276/. (Accessed December 04, 2016.)
APA citation style:
Sneden, R. K. (1862) [The Rebel defences sic of Savannah, Georgia, 1864]. [to 1865] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00276/.
MLA citation style:
Sneden, Robert Knox. [The Rebel defences sic of Savannah, Georgia, 1864]. [to 1865, 1862] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00276/>.