The Resource Engagement at Piedmont, Va., June 5th, 1864, Mark C. Collier, (map)

Engagement at Piedmont, Va., June 5th, 1864, Mark C. Collier, (map)

Label
Engagement at Piedmont, Va., June 5th, 1864, Mark C. Collier, (map)
Publication
Note
  • "This map-packet [pamphlet] is designed to supplement reading material about the battle and to be taken to the battlefield." The overlays include information about current terrain (ex.: state routes, buildings)
  • Text includes information on: the battle situation; terrain; short reports by commanding generals (Maj. Gen. David Hunter, USA and Brig. Gen. John C. Vaughn, CSA); tactical summary; an operations matrix (chart listing unit commanders, names of units; and map summaries; a glossary of military terms; and an aftermath summary
  • "The forces under Major-General Hunter [USA] met the rebels under General W.E. Jones at Piedmont, defeating them, killing their commander, and capturing about 1,500 prisoners." -- The Official Records of the Rebellion
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24000
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  • Scale for both maps: 1:24,000 or 1 in. = 585 yds. (less than 1/3 mile)
Control code
41249187
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
[16] p., incl. 2 maps, each with an overlay sheet
Other physical details
col.

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