To His Excellency Genl. Washington, Commander in Chief of the armies of the United States of America : this plan of the investment of York and Gloucester has been surveyed and laid down


To His Excellency Genl. Washington, Commander in Chief of the armies of the United States of America

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Title:
To His Excellency Genl. Washington, Commander in Chief of the armies of the United States of America : this plan of the investment of York and Gloucester has been surveyed and laid down
Title (alt.):
Plan of the investment of York and Gloucester
Creator:
Bauman, Sebastian
Contributor:
Scot, Robert, 1744?-1823
Name on Item:
and is most humbly dedicated by His Excellency's obedient and very humble servant, Sebastn. Bauman, Major of the New York or 2nd Regt. of Artillery ; R. Scot, sculp.
Date:
1782
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Richard H. Brown Revolutionary War Map Collection
Collection (local):
Richard H. Brown Revolutionary War Map Collection
Subjects:
Gloucester (Va.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
Yorktown (Va.)--History--Siege, 1781--Maps--Early works to 1800
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Yorktown (Va.)--History--18th century--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places:
VirginiaGloucester (county)Gloucester
VirginiaYork (county)Yorktown
Publisher:
Philad : [s.n.]
Notes:
Shows units, ships, lines of fire, and successive positions.
Oriented with north to the upper left.
Relief shown by hachures.
"This plan was taken between the 22nd & 28th of October, 1781."
Includes "References to the British lines" with illus. of ships and "Explanation" of the American and French siege operations.
This map can be viewed as a georeferenced overlay in an interactive application made especially for We Are One: Mapping America's Road from Revolution to Independence http://d2o8owo4k087al.cloudfront.net/index.html?mapId=80.
Extent:
1 map : hand col. ; 66 x 48 cm.
Scale:
Scale [ca. 1:14,500]
Language:
English
Identifier:
06_01_009565
Terms of Use:
No known copyright restrictions.
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