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Plan de la retraite de Barren Hill en Pensilvanie : ou un détachement de deux mille deux cent hommes sous le G'al LaFayette étois entouré par l'Armée angloise sous les G'als Howe, Clinton et Grant le 28 May 1778

Metadata

Creator

Capitaine du Chesnoy, Michel, 1746-1804

Contributor

Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier, marquis de, 1757-1834

Date

[1778]

Name on Item

par M'r Capitaine, A.d.C. du Général LaFayette

Scale

Scale [ca. 1:31,680]

Language

French

Location

Library of Congress Geography and Map Division

Collection (local)

Library of Congress Collection

Subjects
  • Barren Hill Region (Pa.)--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • Barren Hill Region (Pa.)--Defenses--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • Barren Hill Region (Pa.)--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
  • Barren Hill Region (Pa.)--Maps, Topographic--Early works to 1800
  • Chestnut Hill (Philadelphia, Pa.)--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
  • Germantown (Philadelphia, Pa.)--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
Places
  • Barren Hill
  • Chestnut Hill
  • Germantown
  • North and Central America
  • Pennsylvania
  • Philadelphia
  • Philadelphia (county)
  • United States
Extent

1 map : ms., col., cloth backing ; 35 x 48 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
  • Covers Barren Hill and vicinity (Whitemarsh Twp., Montgomery Co., Pa.) with Chestnut Hill and Germantown.
  • Relief shown by hachures.
  • Pen-and-ink, watercolors, wash, and lead pencil.
  • Sectioned to 8 panels and mounted on cloth backing to fold to ca. 20 x 14 cm.
  • Includes descriptive index of American, English, and Hessian military positions.
  • Place-names in English.