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A plan of New York Island, part of Long Island &c. shewing the position of the American and British Armies, before, at, and after the engagement on the Heights, August 27th 1776

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Creator

Lewis, Samuel, 1753 or 4-1822

Date

[1776]

Name on Item

drawn by S. Lewis ; J.H. Seymour sculp.

Publisher

C.P. Wayne

Scale

Scale [ca. 1:95,040].

Language

English

Location

Boston Public Library

Collection (local)

Norman B. Leventhal Map Center Collection

Subjects
  • Long Island, Battle of, New York, N.Y., 1776
  • New York (N.Y.)--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • Long Island (N.Y.)--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places
  • Long Island
  • New York
  • North and Central America
  • United States
Extent

1 map ; 41 x 26 cm.

Terms and License
  • No known copyright restrictions.
  • No known restrictions on use.
Notes
  • Relief shown by hachures.
  • "Engraved for Washingtons Life."
  • In upper left corner: "Plate II."
  • Shows lines of fire.

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