Battlefields of South Mountain


Type - map

Battlefield Map

Title - caption or label given by the creator

Battlefields of South Mountain

Creator - cartographer/artist

Col. William H. Paine

Date Created


Spatial Coverage - the place depicted (geographical location)

Western Maryland


Office of the Engineer Corps, Washington, D.C.

Rights - a statement of any use restrictions or ownership

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Source - owner or repository of original or digital image

National Archives

Description - notes, provenance, or other information about the map

- W. H. Paine, a topographical engineer, known as the Pathfinder of the Army of the Potomac, served with the Topographical Staff of the Army of the Potomac during the American Civil War.
- Map Map depicting action in and around the the battlefields of South Mountain during the Maryland Campaign, Sept. 14, 1862

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