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Plan de Rhodes-Island, et position de l'armée françoise a Newport

Metadata

Date

[1780]

Scale

Scale ca. 1:26,000

Language

French

Location

Library of Congress Geography and Map Division

Collection (local)

Library of Congress Collection

Subjects
  • Newport (R.I.)--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
  • Rhode Island (R.I. : Island)--Defenses--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
Places
  • Newport
  • Newport (county)
  • North and Central America
  • Rhode Island
  • United States
Extent

1 manuscript map : hand color 53 x 113 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.
  • Has watermarks.
  • Relief shown by shading.
  • Shows fortifications, fields of fire, and position of French naval vessels.
  • Oriented with north to the right.
  • Includes index to defenses.
  • Note on manuscript label originally mounted on verso: A joindrê à lettre de M. de Rochambeau au Prince de Montbarey datée 19 juillet 1780.