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Author: United States. National Park Service
Year: 1992
Title: Study of Civil War Sites in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia: Pursuant to Public Law 101- 628
Publisher: National Park Service
City: Washington, D.C.
Number of
Pages:
ix, 177p.: illus, folded maps, maps, tables.Bibliography: p. 153-156.
Keywords: 1. Civil War, 1861-1865 - Historic sites. 2. Cross Keys, Battle of, 1862 - Historic sites. 3. Port Republic, Battle of, 1862 - Historic sites. 4. Historic sites - Civil War, 1861-1865.
Abstract: This document offers a comprehensive look at Civil War battle sites of the Shenandoah Valley. The emphasis of the law is on preservation. Sections include an overview of the situation, historical context of the battles, an analysis of each battlefield, discussion on the integrity and preservation of the battlefields, and the impact of tourism. A series of maps feature both historical and current use studies. The Cross Keys and Port Republic battlefields are featured throughout.
Location: JMU RPL-GEN