Richmond virginia civil war map. 1501 to 1742 richmond a palace town in surrey uk. Easy to use map detailing all va counties. Richmond rtmend is the capital of the commonwealth of virginia in the united states. It is an independent city and not.
Letter 2 january 1865. A castle town in yorkshire uk. The american civil war was fought from 1861 until 1865. The american civil war in virginia.
Contributed by brendan wolfe. The commonwealth of virginia became a prominent part of the confederate states of america when it joined the confederacy during the american civil war. 1071 to 1501 richmond. Links to more virginia maps including historic virginia maps and plats.
A town in normandy france. Glimpse 1861 1865 through the eyes of women african americans soldiers spies and children at hundreds of civil war sites around the state. Hundreds of trails interpretive signs give visitors the chance to explore virginias back roads. Richmond virginia served as the capital of the confederate states of america for almost the whole of the american civil war.
Confederates built winter quarters and stayed at manassascentreville until march 1862 source. Five regional programs fill in the gaps between the national parks and highlight some of the less known but no less interesting stories virginia has to offer. Frank leslies illustrated history of the civil war p452. Letter 2 january 1865 from a soldier named billie at petersburg virginia to his sister maggie describing the wintery weather conditions around petersburg during the siege of 1864 1865.
Prior to 1071 richemont. Mcclellan back from the confederate capital robert e.