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Plan of Princeton, Dec. 31, 1776

Metadata

Creator

Cadwalader, John, 1742-1786

Date

[1776]

Scale

Scale not given

Language

English

Location

Library of Congress Geography and Map Division

Collection (local)

Library of Congress Collection

Subjects
  • Princeton (N.J.)--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
Places
  • Mercer (county)
  • New Jersey
  • North and Central America
  • Princeton
  • United States
Extent

1 manuscript map on sheet 33 x 21 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 on verso.
  • Manuscript, pen-and-ink.
  • Reconnaissance map showing "Gen Lesley, or headquarters" position with entrenchments near Princeton on December 31, 1776.
  • Apparently the map referred to by General Cadwalader in his letter to General Washington, dated Crosswicks, Dec. 31, 1776.
  • Includes descriptive notes.