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Plan of the French and rebells sieg[e] of Savannah in Georgia, in South [sic] America, deffend : t[h]rough the Br: Gen: August Prevost, 1779

Metadata

Creator

Prévost, Augustine, approximately 1725-1786

Date

[1779]

Scale

Scale ca. 1:1,500

Language

English

Location

Library of Congress Geography and Map Division

Collection (local)

Library of Congress Collection

Subjects
  • Savannah (Ga.)--History--Siege, 1779--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
Places
  • Chatham (county)
  • Georgia
  • North and Central America
  • Savannah
  • United States
Extent

1 manuscript map : hand color 43 x 65 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.
  • Hand colored.
  • Relief shown by hachures.
  • Shows detailed lines of fire for defenders and besiegers, as well as positions of 9 Oct. 1779.
  • Buildings and ships shown pictorially.