Fredericksburg from "Historical collections of Virginia ... relating to its history and antiquities; together with geographical and statistical descriptions. To which is appended an historical and descriptive sketch of the District of Columbia"
This image has been taken from scan 000521 from "Historical collections of Virginia ... relating to its history and antiquities; together with geographical and statistical descriptions. To which is appended an ... more
Photograph shows a demolished horse drawn caisson and three dead horses on the ground. Three men stand behind the devastation. General Herman Haupt is on the left.
Photograph shows the house and outbuildings that was used as a hospital for General Stonewall Jackson who died there May 10, 1863.
Gen. Burndside [sic] visiting Gn. Franklin giving him the order to evacuate his position-on the battlefield on the right, Sunday Eve., all at rest.
Four officers (one standing, the rest seated) behind a campfire.
Map shows the area surrounding Fredericksburg, Va., including Spotsylvania Courthouse, Chancellorsville and Falmouth, during the Fredericksburg Campaign. This image shows the situation several days before the b... more
This unsigned hand-drawn map shows the area surrounding Fredericksburg, Va., and includes the location of General Lee's field headquarters, Jeb Stuart's cavalry, the Washington Artillery, and forces under the c... more
Map shows the region surrounding Fredericksburg, Va., including Marie's Heights outside of the city and Falmouth across the Rappahannock River. Due to Burnside's slow maneuvering of the Union forces, Lee was a... more
Map shows the area surrounding Fredericksburg during the first battle, December 12-13 1862. Due to Burnside's slow maneuvering, Lee was able to take advantage of the terrain in disbursing his troops. After hea... more
Plan of the battle of Fredericksburg, Virginia : shewing [sic] Union and Rebel positions 13th Decr 1862.
The map shows positions at the beginning of the battle, with the bulk the of Union Army located across the Rappahannock from Fredericksburg, awaiting the construction of a pontoon bridge. Once across, the Unio... more
Map shows Gen. R. E. Lee's strong position on the heights overlooking Fredericksburg, Va. While he could not prevent the Union forces from crossing the Rappahannock River on December 13 and taking the town, the... more