Sketch of the battles of Gettysburg, July 1st, 2nd, and 3rd, 1863 with an account of the movements of the respective armies for some days previous thereto : compiled from the personal observation of eye-witnesses of the several battles : accompanied by an explanatory map

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Published by C.A. Alvord in New York .

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Statementby T. Ditterline
SeriesSelected Americana from Sabin"s Dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time -- 10228
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination24 p.
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14721319M

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Sketch of the Battles of Gettysburg, July 1St, 2Nd, and 3Rd, With an Account of the Movements of Author: Theodore Ditterline. Sketch of the Battles of Gettysburg, July 1st, 2d, and 3d, With an Account of the Item PreviewPages: Shows troop movements and names of some residents.

Relief shown by hachures. Title and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, Pen-and-ink and pencil (some col.), mounted on cloth.

LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Includes names of Confederate divisions and corps. In pencil on verso: Sketch Of The Battles Of Gettysburg July July 1st 2d And 3d In Order to Read Online or Download Sketch Of The Battles Of Gettysburg July 1st 2d And 3d Full eBooks and 3rd PDF, EPUB, Tuebl and Mobi you need to create a Free account.

Get any books you like and read everywhere you want. The rare page pamphlet, Sketch of the Battles of Gettysburg, July 1st, 2d, and 3rd,presents a day-by-day account of the momentous battle, and included the rarely found large chromolithographed folding map of the battlefield Sketch of the battles of Gettysburg a drawing by northern cartographer Theodore Ditterline.

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Ditterline. 24 p. ; 19 cm. MLA Format. Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the battle field of Gettysburg, July 1st, 2nd, & 3rd, " The New York Public Library Digital Collections Scale ca. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), From his Sketch of the battles of Gettysburg New York, C.

Alvord, 24 p. Oval-shaped map depicting troop and artillery positions, relief by hachures, drainage, roads, railroads, and houses with names of residents. Description derived from published bibliography.

Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster. It was published in Gardner’s Photographic Sketch Book of the War (), the nation’s first anthology of photographs. The Sketch Book features ten photographic plates of Gettysburg—eight by Timothy H.

O’Sullivan, who served as a field operator for Alexander Gardner, and two by Gardner himself. Similar Items. The Battle of Gettysburg by: Hillstrom, Kevin, Published: () ; The Battle of Gettysburg a guided tour / by: Stackpole, Edward J. Published: () Notes on Sketch of the battles of Gettysburg Rebel invasion of Maryland and Pennsylvania, and the battle of Gettysburg, July 1st, 2d and 3d, There are a total of (33) Battle of Gettysburg Timeline (July 1st - July 3rd, ) events in the database.

Entries are listed below by date-of-occurrence ascending (first-to-last). Other leading and trailing events are also included for perspective.

The Battle for The Bliss Farm: July 3, at the Battle of Gettysburg. by James W. Durney. Gettysburg is the most studied battle in American History, Noah Andre Trudeau in “Gettysburg: A Testing of Courage” apologized for adding to the weight of books on the battle Sketch of the battles of Gettysburg called writing about Gettysburg a cottage industry.

Scale ca.LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), Shows topography by hachures, vegetation, drainage, roads, railroads, houses, stonewalls, cultivated areas, churches, and cemeteries. Union and Confederate positions are shown, including the location of the artillery.

Confederate corps are named; Union forces are given in more detail, including names of some division commanders. Shows the. Sketch of the Battles of Gettysburg, July 1st, 2d, and 3d, | This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc.

that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. Battles of Gettysburg July 1, 2, and 3. This illustration from shows the battle lines. The Battle of Gettysburg was fought July 1–3,in and around the town of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, by Union and Confederate forces during the American Civil War.

The decisive conflicts of the late civil war or slaveholders' rebellion battles morally, terriorially, and militarily decisive: battle of Oak Ridge, Wednesday, July 1st, at Gettysburg, Thursday, July 2d and 3d, after Gettysburg and at Williamsport and Falling Waters, July 4th to July 14th, / by: De Peyster, J.

Watts Historical map of the Battle of Gettysburg Field of Gettysburg, July 1st, 2nd & 3rd, Prepared by T. Ditterline. [Philada. Duval & Son lith. Sketch of the battles of Gettysburg, July 1st, 2nd, and 3rd, with an account of the movements of the respective armies for some days previous thereto: compiled from the personal observation of eye-witnesses of the several battles: accompanied by an explanatory map / (New York: C.A.

Alvord, ), by T. Ditterline (page images at. Add tags for "Sketch of the battles of Gettysburg, July 1st, 2d, and 3d, with an account of the movements of the respective armies for some days previous thereto.".

Be the first. Similar Items. Copy of official plan of Gettysburg. Pennsylvania, fought 1st, 2nd, 3rd July Summary Map attempts to show the locations of various units during each day of the battle. All major landmarks are indicated. Contributor Names Sneden, Robert Knox, Birney, David Bell,   At about A.M.

on Wednesday, July 1,Confederate Gen. Henry Heth’s division attacked Union Brig. Gen. John Buford’s cavalry. Second Lieutenant Marcellus Jones of the 8th Illinois Cavalry is credited with firing the first shot of the battle.

The first Union casualty for the day was Pvt. John E. Weaver of the 3rd Indiana Cavalry. American Battlefield Trust’s map of the Battle of Gettysburg - The Wheatfield and Peach Orchard After Kershaw’s men advanced, the Mississippi regiments of Gen.

William Barksdale moved forward and pushed back the Union infantry and artillery from around the Sherfy, Klingle, and Wentz farms, but Barksdale fell mortally wounded late in the attack.

Main Title: Map of the battle field of Gettysburg. July 1st, 2nd, 3rd, Personal Name: Bachelder, John B. (John Badger), Published/Created. A topographical map of the Battles of Gettysburg on 1st, 2nd and 3rd Julyduring the American Civil War.

Drawn from an actual survey by Charles Snoll, an Engineer Officer on General Doubleday's staff. Engraved by Rae Smith. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images). A sketch titled “The battle of Gettysburg.

View of Little Round Top and the Devil’s Den, held by the Fifth Corps,” by Edwin Forbes, sketched on July 4, Edwin Forbes was a staff artist for Frank Leslie’s Illustrated Newspaper (sometimes also referred to simply as Frank Leslie’s Magazine or Leslie’s Weekly) during the Civil War.

Battle Fought at Gettysburg, Pa, July 1st, 2D & 3D, by The Federal and Confederate Armies, commanded respectively by Genl. Meade and Genl. Robert E. Lee|S $ Replicamilitarymedals Military Medal Order of The Red Eagle 1st 2nd 3rd Class Prussian WW1 German Medal Set ReproReviews: 5.

The Battle of Gettysburg – Day 2, July 2, By ANDREW GLASS. 07/01/ PM EDT. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter. On this day inon the second day of the struggle, the.

T[heodore] Ditterline, FIELD OF Gettysburg July 1st 2nd & 3rd [with:] SKETCH OF THE BATTLES OF GETTYSBURG, New York, [but ]. Three-stone lithograph with added hand color, 18 ½"h x 14 ¾"w plus margins [with:] 8vo pamphlet, 24pp, wraps.

Confederate attack on July 2nd. nearly destroyed the Union position at Gettysburg. In Michael Shaara’s pulitzer prize winning novel, “Killer Angel’s”, Robert E.

Lee conveys his hopes to Gen. Longstreet that Gettysburg will be the final, decisive, battle of the war. Cavalry forces played a significant role at Gettysburg only on the first and third days of the battle.

On the first day (July 1), the Union cavalry division of Brig. Gen. John Buford successfully delayed Confederate infantry forces under Maj. Gen. Henry Heth until Union infantry could arrive on the battlefield.

By the end of the day Buford's troopers had retired from the field. This is one of the earliest printed plans of the battle, possibly the earliest. It was originally issued as bound into Ditterline’s Sketch of the Battles of Gettysburg, a page pamphlet published within months after the events it describes.

References Stevenson, Civil. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), From his Sketch of the battles of Gettysburg New York, C. Alvord, 24 p. Oval-shaped map depicting troop and artillery positions, relief by hachures, drainage, roads, railroads, and houses with names of residents.

The Battle of Gettysburg was fought from 1st to 3rd Julyin Pennsylvania. The battle resulted the largest number of casualties in any battle of the. Americans have long been fascinated by the Battle of Gettysburg, the epic struggle fought between the forces of generals Robert E.

Lee and George G. Meade over three days in July Hardly had the fighting—in which the opposing sides suffered a total of betw casualties—ended before many of the country's prominent artists began producing renditions of the battle.

About the Book. After multiple that culminated at the battle from July 1st to July 3rd and the winding down of the campaign on J The battle of Gettysburg was such a tremendous and enormous battle that it can be confusing and difficult for those who aren&#;t intimately familiar with the battle.

The first day of the Battle of Gettysburg during the American Civil War took place on July 1,and began as an engagement between isolated units of the Army of Northern Virginia under Confederate General Robert E. Lee and the Army of the Potomac under Union Maj.

Gen. George G. soon escalated into a major battle which culminated in the outnumbered and defeated Union forces. Three days at Gettysburg: a complete hand-book of the movements of both armies during Lee's invasion of Pennsylvania, and his return to Virginia: the three days battle at Gettysburg, July 1st, 2nd and 3rd, ; and a guide to the position of each federal organization marked with a monument or tablet on the Gettysburg battlefield, with casualties of both Union and Conferate forces.

And when the Union and Confederate forces eventually ran into each other near Gettysburg on the morning of July 1,it was because Union cavalry scouts encountered Confederate infantry.

The Confederate cavalry was still separated from the rest of Lee’s army for the first and second days of the battle.

On the battle’s first day, July 1, Confederate armies approached Gettysburg from three of the spokes to the west and north while the Union approached on four spokes from the south and east. Fighting erupted west of Gettysburg and grew in intensity until s soldiers were on the field, pitting four Confederate divisions against two.

Full text of "Three days at Gettysburg: a complete hand-book of the movements of both armies during Lee's invasion of Pennsylvania, and his return to Virginia: the three days battle at Gettysburg, July 1st, 2nd and 3rd, ; and a guide to the position of each federal organizaton marked with a monument or tablet on the Gettysburg battlefield, with casualties of both Union and Conferate forces".Excerpts from the diary of Union soldier Nathaniel Rollins about being taken prisoner during the Battle of Gettysburg, June July 6, A letter from Confederate soldier George Franklin Robinson to his wife describing army morale and movements after Gettysburg, J Few aspects of the battle of Gettysburg are as misunderstood as the role played by the cavalry of both sides.

Protecting the Flank at Gettysburg: The Battles for Brinkerhoff's Ridge and East Cavalry Field, Julyby award-winning author Eric J. Wittenberg is the first and only book to examine in significant detail how the mounted arm directly affected the outcome of the battle.

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