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A plan of the action at Bunkers Hill on the 17th of June 1775 between His Majesty's troops, under the command of Major General Howe, and the American forces

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Creator

Page, Thomas Hyde, Sir, 1746-1821

Contributor

Montrésor, John, 1736-1799

Date

1793

Publisher

Published by the author

Scale

Scale [ca. 1:4,800]

Language

English

Location

Harvard Library

Collection (local)

Harvard Map Collection

Subjects
  • Bunker Hill, Battle of, Boston, Mass., 1775--Maps--Early works to 1800--Facsimiles
  • Boston (Mass.)--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Maps--Early works to 1800--Facsimiles
  • United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Maps--Early works to 1800--Facsimiles
Places
  • Boston
  • Bunker Hill
  • Massachusetts
  • North and Central America
  • Suffolk (county)
  • United States
Extent

1 map ; 49 x 42 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
  • Shows lines of fire.
  • Relief shown by hachures.
  • Facsimile of a map by Thomas Hyde Page, 1775.
  • "Engraved for Stedman's History of the American War."
  • From: Charles Stedman's The history of the origin, progress, and termination of the American war. London : Printed for the author, and sold by J. Murray [etc.], 1794.
  • Accompanied by an overlay map labeled "No. 1" (on sheet 20 x 29 cm.) which shows the first position of the troops. The map itself is designated "No. 2."
  • Includes "References to the plans" and note.
  • In upper right margin: To front page 127 Vol. 1.
  • Original: [1775]. Plan of the action at Bunkers Hill on the 17th of June 1775 between His Majesty's troops, under the command of Major General Howe, and the rebel forces.

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