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The encampment & position of the army under His Excy. Lt. Gl: Burgoyne : at Swords's and Freeman's Farms on Hudsons River near Stillwater, 1777, 1st & 2d positions ... on the 19th Septr. 1777

Metadata

Creator

Wilkinson, William Cumberland

Date

[1777]

Name on Item

[Signed:] Wm Cumbd Wilkinson

Scale

Scale 1:7,200

Language

English

Location

Library of Congress Geography and Map Division

Collection (local)

Library of Congress Collection

Subjects
  • Saratoga Campaign, N.Y., 1777--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
  • Saratoga County (N.Y.)--History--Revolution, 1775-1783
Places
  • New York
  • North and Central America
  • Saratoga (county)
  • United States
Extent

1 manuscript map : hand color 69 x 110 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.
  • Oriented with north to the right.
  • Relief shown by hachures.
  • Four views: View 1. "1st & 2d positions of that Part of the Army Engaged on the 19th of Sept. 1777..." View 2. "3d & 4th Position 19th Sept. 1777." View 3. "Position of the Detatchment &c. &c. in the Action of the 7th of Oct. 1777." View 4. "Position of the Army on the 8th of Oct. 1777."
  • Includes index entitled "Reference" and 3 hinged overlays showing "1st & 2d positions ... on the 19th Septr. 1777," "3d & 4th positions, 19th Septr. 1777," and "Position of the army on the 8th Octr. 1777."