Capture of Fort Donelson, February 16, 1862, battle map

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John Osborne, Dickinson College
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Sized, cropped, and prepared for use here by John Osborne, Dickinson College, January 5, 2013
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United States Military Academy
Original caption
Dover and Vicinity, 1861 ... Capture of Fort Donelson ... Situation on the night of 15-16 February 1862
Source citation
Gerald P. Stadler and Arthur V. Grant, Jr., Campaign Atlas of the American Civil War(West Point, NY: United States Military Academy, 1978), 5.
Source note
Cartographers: Edward J. Krasnoborski and George W. Giddings
 Cropped from a larger image, also available here.
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