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Sneden, Robert Knox 1832-1918

Overview
Works: 46 works in 55 publications in 1 language and 2,856 library holdings
Genres: History  Personal narratives  Biography  Pictorial works  Art  Quotations  Maps 
Roles: Author
Classifications: E601, 973.73
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert Knox Sneden
Inland Vale, residence of J.S. Libby, Westchester Co., N.Y. : North Salem by Robert Knox Sneden( Visual )

1 edition published in 1868 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Gregory House, Lake Mahopac, Putnam Co., N.Y. : Lewis H. Gregory, proprietor by Robert Knox Sneden( Visual )

1 edition published in 1868 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old Dutch Church, "Sleepy Hollow," erected 1699 by Rockwood & Co( Visual )

1 edition published in 1868 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Images from the storm : 300 Civil War images by the author of Eye of the storm by Robert Knox Sneden( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retrospective study of the work of Robert Knox Sneden continues with this publication of hundreds more images from the Union cartographer's collection of Civil War sketches, engravings, and maps
Plan of the tunnel and vicinity [of Libby Prison, Richmond, Va.] by Robert Knox Sneden( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Map of an escape tunnel from Libby Prison, Richmond, Va., showing surrounding sites including other prisons, warehouses, the canal and dock closest to Libby, and the railroad depot
Eye of the storm : a Civil War odyssey by Robert Knox Sneden( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"Eye of the Storm is one of the most important Civil War documents to be published since Ulysses S. Grant's Personal Memoirs. Four tattered scrapbooks found in a Connecticut bank vault in 1994 yielded a treasure trove of more than five hundred watercolors that vividly depict America's great national drama. These scrapbooks--plus a five-thousand-page illustrated memoir that came to light later--are the life's achievement of a long-forgotten Union private and mapmaker named Robert Knox Sneden
Map of Harrison's Landing, James River, Virginia by Robert Knox Sneden( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Shows the locations along the James River of the camps of the U.S. Army of the Potomac after the Seven Days' Battles, 25 June-1 July 1862. Also shows locations of Berkeley and Westover plantations in Charles City County, Va
Plan of the battle of Chancellorsville. : Virginia position, 5 p.m., 2nd May 1863 by Robert Knox Sneden( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Sneden uses his usual eye for detail in showing the nature of the terrain with crop fields, woods, areas of felled trees, roads, and waterways in the vicinity of the Battle of Chancellorsville. He particularly emphasizes the positions of the following corps in the U.S. Army of the Potomac: 2nd Corps (commanded by Winfield Scott Hancock), 3rd Corps (commanded by Daniel Edgar Sickles), 5th Corps (commanded by George Gordon Meade), 11th Corps (commanded by Oliver Otis Howard), and 12th Corps (commanded by Henry Warner Slocum)
Plan of part of Richmond, Virginia : showing locations of Rebel prisons [in] winter of 1863 by Robert Knox Sneden( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Shows the streets of Richmond below Church Hill from the Canal to Broad Street and from 17th to 21st streets, including Castle Thunder and Libby prisons and the Union officers' and soldiers' hospitals
Plan of the Battle of Chantilly, Va., September 1st, 1862, 5 to 10 p.m by Robert Knox Sneden( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Concerns the placement of Union and Rebel forces, including the headquarters of General Samuel P. Heintzelman, for the last scene of fighting of the Second Bull Run Campaign, June-September, 1862. Covers portions of Fairfax County, Va., including the area around Chantilly and Germantown
Plan of the battle of Savage's Station, Virginia, fought Sunday, 29th June 1862 by Robert Knox Sneden( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Concerns the Battle of Savage's Station, Henrico County, Va., which was one of the Seven Days' Battles, 26 June-1 July 1862
The 2nd Battle of Bull Run, Va., August 1862. : Map showing position of the Union and Rebel forces, August 26th, 1862 at 7 p.m by Robert Knox Sneden( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Rebel defences [sic] of Savannah, Georgia, Nov. 1864 by Robert Knox Sneden( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Includes Confederate fortifications and batteries in and around Savannah, Ga., during Sherman's March to the Sea, also referred to as the Savannah Campaign of 15 November to 21 December 1864. Sneden includes Argyle Island in the Savannah River, past the city to Fort Pulaski on Cockspur Island, and Big and Little Tybee islands, where Union forces were located in November 1864
Plan of the battle of Glendale and White Oak Swamp, Virginia : also known as Frazier's Farm and Charles City Crossroads, fought June 30th, 1862, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m by Robert Knox Sneden( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Concerns the Battle of Frazier's Farm, Henrico County, Va., 30 June 1862, variously known as the Battle of Glendale and the Battle of White Oak Swamp. Considered one of the Seven Days' Battles, 26 June-1 July 1862. Map indicates Union and Rebel brigades with lines of cavalry and artillery and shows homes of local residents, churches, and locations of livestock
Plan of the battle of Salem Church or Salem Heights, Va. : Attack and repulse of the 6th Army Corps, Maj. Genl. John Sedgwick, U.S.A., afternoon of 3rd May 1863 by Robert Knox Sneden( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Battle of Salem Church, Spotsylvania County, Va., was part of the Chancellorsville Campaign of April-May, 1863, and was actually fought on May 4, 1863
Position of 3rd Army Corps at Harrison's Landing, Va., July 9th 1862. : From actual survey made for Genl. Heintzelman by Robert Knox Sneden( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Gives Union Army positions around Harrison's Landing in Charles City County, Va., on July 9th, 1862, with details of the terrain and locations of headquarters for the following Union officers: David Bell Birney, Cuvier Grover, Samuel Peter Heintzelman, Joseph Hooker, Philip Kearny, Israel Bush Richardson, John Sedgwick, and George Sykes
Plan of the battle of Mill Spring or Logan's Cross Roads : fought January 19th, 1862 by Robert Knox Sneden( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Map of Alexandria, Virginia by Robert Knox Sneden( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Illustrates Alexandria's central position in the defense of Washington, where at least 12 outlying forts surrounded the city. Military camps of various Union officers such as Samuel Peter Heintzelman are indicated on this map
Eye of the storm : a Civil War odyssey : a slide lecture( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Slide lecture by Virginia Historical Society director Charles F. Bryan, Jr., about the war diaries and watercolors of Union soldier Private Robert Knox Sneden
The Battlefield of Williamsburg, Va. : fought 5th May 1862 by Robert Knox Sneden( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Concerns the Battle of Williamsburg, Va., which was part of the Peninsula Campaign, March-June 1862
 
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Images from the storm : 300 Civil War images by the author of Eye of the storm
Alternative Names
Private Robert Knox Sneden

Robert Knox Sneden

Robert Knox Sneden American cartographer and artist

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