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New York Island : Military; unfinished

Metadata

Date

[1776?]

Scale

Scale ca. 1:9,500

Language

English

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
  • Manhattan
  • New York
  • North and Central America
  • United States
Extent

1 manuscript map : hand color, 50 x 32 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
  • 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.