Maps Entrenched position of the 3rd corps, A.P., at Harrison's Landing, James River, Va., July 9th 1862

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Title
Entrenched position of the 3rd corps, A.P., at Harrison's Landing, James River, Va., July 9th 1862
Summary
Shows the area of Charles City County, Va., along the James River (between Kimmage's and Herring creeks) to which McClellan moved his troops at the end of the Peninsular Campaign. They remained here until August 16. Details include the use of slashed or burned trees, ditches, piles of logs, and natural landforms as defenses.
Contributor Names
Sneden, Robert Knox, 1832-1918.
Created / Published
[1862-1865]
Subject Headings
-  Peninsular Campaign, 1862--Maps
-  Charles City County (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  Harrison's Landing (Charles City County, Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  United States--Virginia--Charles City County
-  United States--Virginia--Harrison's Landing (Charles City County)
-  Peninsular Campaign
Notes
-  NOTE: Researchers will be served a color photocopy of this scrapbook 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.
-  In the Robert Knox Sneden Scrapbook (Mss5:7 Sn237:1 p. 186).
-  Manuscripts
Medium
1 map : pen-and-ink and watercolor ; 27 x 60 cm.
Repository
Virginia Historical Society, P.O. Box 7311, Richmond, VA 23221-0311 USA vau
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.ndlpcoop/gvhs01.vhs00295
Online Format
image

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Sneden, Robert Knox. Entrenched position of the 3rd corps, A.P., at Harrison's Landing, James River, Va., July 9th 1862. [to 1865, 1862] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00295/. (Accessed January 16, 2017.)

APA citation style:

Sneden, R. K. (1862) Entrenched position of the 3rd corps, A.P., at Harrison's Landing, James River, Va., July 9th 1862. [to 1865] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00295/.

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Sneden, Robert Knox. Entrenched position of the 3rd corps, A.P., at Harrison's Landing, James River, Va., July 9th 1862. [to 1865, 1862] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00295/>.