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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 rebel forces

Metadata

Creator

Page, Thomas Hyde, Sir, 1746-1821

Contributor

Montrésor, John, 1736-1799

Date

[1775]

Name on Item

by Lieut. Page, of the Engineers, who acted as aide de camp to General Howe in that action.

Scale

Scale ca. 1:4,800

Language

English

Location

Library of Congress Geography and Map Division

Collection (local)

Library of Congress Geography and Map Division

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

col. map 50 x 43 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.
  • An engraved map, with change of title, appears in Stedman's History of the origin, process, and termination of the American War. London, 1794.
  • A copy of this issue is included in William Faden's Atlas of the battles of the American Revolution. [New York, 1845]
  • Has watermark.
  • Relief shown by hachures.
  • "N.B. The ground plan is from an actual survey of Captn. Montresor."