The Resource The night attack and exploitation portion of the battle of Cedar Creek (or Belle Grove), Oct. 19, 1864, Mark C. Collier, (map)

The night attack and exploitation portion of the battle of Cedar Creek (or Belle Grove), Oct. 19, 1864, Mark C. Collier, (map)

Label
The night attack and exploitation portion of the battle of Cedar Creek (or Belle Grove), Oct. 19, 1864
Title
The night attack and exploitation portion of the battle of Cedar Creek (or Belle Grove), Oct. 19, 1864
Statement of responsibility
Mark C. Collier
Title variation
Map-packet for the battle of Cedar Creek, Va., Oct. 19, 1864
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Cataloging source
VMC
Characteristic
single map
Index
no index present
Label
The night attack and exploitation portion of the battle of Cedar Creek (or Belle Grove), Oct. 19, 1864, Mark C. Collier, (map)
Publication
Note
  • "This map-packet is designed to supplement reading material and to be taken to the field. It consists of Joseph Whitehorne's booklet, a map showing the initial attack and another the exploitation or attack-follow-up; and a plastic overlay that depicts how the terrain has changed since then." The 1/2 sheet records Jedediah Hotchkiss' notes on the Confederate plan of attack
  • This was the last battle of the Civil War in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia, taking place between the towns of Strasburg and Middletown. It pitted Federal forces led by Maj. Gen. Sheridan against Conf. Gen. Early and resulted in the demise of Confederate power in the Valley
Accompanying material
1 booklet (The battle of Cedar Creek : self-guided tour by Joseph W.A. Whitehorne, Washington, D.C. : Center of Military History, United States Army, 1992) + 1 1/2 sheet.
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/cartographicMathematicalDataProjectionStatement
24000
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/cartographicMathematicalDataScaleStatement
  • a
  • Scale 1:24,000. 1 inch = 585 yds. (less than 1/3 mile)
Control code
41167385
Dimensions
28 x 22 cm. +
Extent
3 maps, incl. 1 map overlay
Other physical details
col.

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