Maps [Map of the siege of Suffolk, Va., 1863.]
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- [Map of the siege of Suffolk, Va., 1863.]
- Concerns the unsuccessful Confederate siege of Suffolk, Va., 11 April-4 May 1863, and indicates the location of Federal troops, railroads, roads, parade ground, breastworks, hospital, and forts, and the placement Federal gunboats in the Nansemond River.
- Contributor Names
- Allen, Orrin Sweet, 1826-1902.
- Created / Published
- [S.l. : s.n., 1863].
- Subject Headings
- - Siege warfare--United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
- - Suffolk (Va.)--Maps
- - Suffolk (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
- - Suffolk (Va.)--History--Siege, 1863--Maps
- - Virginia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Campaigns
- - United States--Virginia--Suffolk
- - Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
- - Orrin Sweet Allen papers, 1862-1865 (Mss2 AL543 a 1), Virginia Historical Society.
- - Orrin Sweet Allen was a carpenter from Harmony, N.Y., who served in Company H of the 112th New York Volunteer Infantry of the U.S. Army.
- - Gift of Roscoe N. and Betty A. Allen through the courtesy of Nelson F. Allen and Tracy L. Allen, Spring, Tex., 15 March 2002.
- - Manuscripts
- 1 map : hand drawn in pencil ; 32 x 51 cm.
- Virginia Historical Society, P.O. Box 7311, Richmond, VA 23221-0311 USA vau
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Chicago citation style:
Allen, Orrin Sweet. [Map of the siege of Suffolk, Va., 1863]. [S.l.: s.n, 1863] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00399/. (Accessed January 22, 2017.)
APA citation style:
Allen, O. S. (1863) [Map of the siege of Suffolk, Va., 1863]. [S.l.: s.n] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00399/.
MLA citation style:
Allen, Orrin Sweet. [Map of the siege of Suffolk, Va., 1863]. [S.l.: s.n, 1863] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00399/>.