New York Island : Military; unfinished


New York Island

Item Information

Title:
New York Island : Military; unfinished
Date:
[1776?]
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division
Collection (local):
Library of Congress Collection
Subjects:
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)--Buildings, structures, etc--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
Fortification--New York (State)--New York--Maps--Early works to 1800
New York (N.Y.)--Buildings, structures, etc--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
Places:
New YorkNew YorkManhattan
Notes (citation):
LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1158
Notes:
Title from manuscript catalog of Peter Force map collection.
Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor.
Has watermarks.
Shows fortifications and redoubts north of the vicinity of Hell Gate before the battle of Harlem Heights and Fort Lee and Fort Independence. No names.
On verso in manuscript: Philadelphia & Forts Clinton & Montgomery.
Extent:
1 manuscript map : hand color, 50 x 32 cm.
Scale:
Scale ca. 1:9,500
Language:
English
Identifier:
ar115800
Catalog Record:
https://lccn.loc.gov/gm71002309
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