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Plan of Charles Town, with the intrenchments, and encampment of His Majesty's troops, after the action of the 17th. June 1775

Metadata

Date

[1775]

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
  • Boston (Mass.)--History--Siege, 1775-1776--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
  • Fortification--Massachusetts--Boston--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
  • Boston (Mass.)--Buildings, structures, etc--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
Places
  • Boston
  • Massachusetts
  • North and Central America
  • Suffolk (county)
  • United States
Extent

col. map 35 x 51 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 watermark.
  • Relief shown by hachures.
  • The writing is similar to that of Lieut. Page on his "Plan of the action which happen'd 17th. June 1775." (Faden 15) and also very like the "Rough draft of Charlestown" (Faden 27)