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Plan de Rhode Islande, les differentes operations de la flotte françoise et des trouppes Américaines commandeés par le major général Sullivan contre les forces de terre et de mer des Anglois depuis le 9 Aout jusqu'a la nuit du 30 au 31 du même mois que les Américains ont fait leur retraite 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 Mr. Capitaine, a. d. C. du Général la Fayette

Scale

Scale [ca. 1:49,000]

Language

French; English

Location

Library of Congress Geography and Map Division

Collection (local)

Library of Congress Collection

Subjects
  • Rhode Island, Battle of, R.I., 1778--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
  • Rhode Island (R.I. : Island)--Defenses--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
  • Newport Region (R.I.)--Defenses--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
Places
  • Newport
  • Newport (county)
  • North and Central America
  • Rhode Island
  • United States
Extent

1 map : ms., col. ; 38 x 63 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
  • Relief shown by hachures.
  • Oriented with north toward the lower right.
  • Pen-and-ink and watercolor.
  • Sectioned and mounted on cloth backing.
  • Includes descriptive index to defenses.
  • On label affixed to verso of backing: No. 131. Plan de L'affaire de Rhode islande en Aoust 1778.
  • Some place names in English.