Map of defenses of New York Island from Fort Washington to Fort Independence, with redoubts, etc. planned between


Map of defenses of New York Island from Fort Washington to Fort Independence, with redoubts, etc. planned between

Item Information

Title:
Map of defenses of New York Island from Fort Washington to Fort Independence, with redoubts, etc. planned between
Title (alt.):
Fort Washington to Fort Independence
Date:
[1777?]
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Manuscripts
Location:
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division
Collection (local):
Library of Congress Collection
Subjects:
Fortification--New York (State)--New York--Maps--Early works to 1800
New York (N.Y.)--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
Places:
New YorkNew York
Extent:
1 manuscript map : hand color, 51 x 35 cm.
Terms of Use:
No known copyright restrictions.
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Scale:
Scale ca. 1:9,000
Language:
English
Catalog Record:
https://lccn.loc.gov/gm71002304
Notes:
Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor.
Has watermarks.
Relief shown by hachures.
Shows earthworks and troops on New York Island and redoubts above Kingsbridge proposed by the British in 1777.
Notes (citation):
LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1163
Identifier:
ar116300