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Plan de la ville, port, et rade de Newport : avec une partie de Rhode-Island occupée par l'armée française aux ordres de Mr. Le comte de Rochambeau, et de l'escadre française commandée

Metadata

Date

[1780?]

Name on Item

par Mr. le Chr. Destouches

Scale

Scale ca. 1:26,200

Language

French

Location

Library of Congress Geography and Map Division

Collection (local)

Library of Congress Collection

Subjects
  • Newport (R.I.)--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
  • Rhode Island (R.I. : Island)--Defenses--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
Places
  • Newport
  • Newport (county)
  • North and Central America
  • Rhode Island
  • United States
Extent

1 manuscript map : hand color 58 x 61 cm.

Terms and License
  • No known copyright restrictions.
  • This work is licensed for use under a Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike License (CC BY-NC-SA).
Notes
  • Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor.
  • Has watermarks.
  • Relief shown by form lines and shading.
  • Shows fortifications, fields of fire, and positions of French naval vessels.
  • Oriented with north toward the upper right.
  • Includes index to defenses.