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The Attack and defeat of the American fleet under Benedict Arnold, by the Kings fleet commanded by Captn. Thos. Pringle, upon Lake Champlain, the 11th of October, 1776

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Creator

Faden, William, 1749-1836

Date

1776

Name on Item

from a sketch taken by an officer on the spot.

Publisher

Wm. Faden

Scale

Scale [ca. 1:71,000]

Location

Newberry Library

Collection (local)

Newberry Library Collection

Subjects
  • Valcour Island, Battle of, N.Y., 1776--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • Champlain, Lake--History--Revolution, 1776
Places
  • Champlain, Lake
  • Clinton (county)
  • New York
  • North and Central America
  • United States
  • Valcour Island
Extent

1 map : hand col. ; 26 x 42 cm., on sheet 49 x 56 cm.

Terms and License
  • No known copyright restrictions.
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Notes
  • Relief shown by hachures.
  • A letterpress 'Account of the expedition' at the bottom of the sheet concludes with 'to be had of Messrs. Wallis and Stonehouse, booksellers, Ludgate-Street.'
  • Detached from: Faden, William. [Atlas of battle plans, ca. 1783], no. 5.
  • The atlas was previously owned by British general Sir Henry Clinton.

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