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The course of Delaware River from Philadelphia to Chester, with the several forts and stackadoes raised by the rebels, and the attacks made by His Majesty's land and sea forces

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Creator

Faden, William, 1749-1836

Date

1779

Publisher

W. Faden

Scale

Scale [ca. 1:33,400]

Location

Newberry Library

Collection (local)

Edward E. Ayer Collection

Subjects
  • Fort Mifflin (Philadelphia, Pa.)--Maps
  • Delaware River (N.Y.-Del. and N.J.)--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Maps
  • New Jersey--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Maps
Places
  • Delaware River
  • Fort Mifflin
  • North and Central America
  • United States
Extent

1 map : hand col. ; 45 x 68 cm.

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Notes
  • Soundings shown in fathoms.
  • Shows positions in the fall of 1777.
  • Insets: A plan of Fort Mifflin on Mud Island, with the attacks made by the Kings troops and vessels -- Profile and plan of the sunk frames or chevaux de frize which formed the stackadoes in the river.
  • Includes 'List of the rebel fleet.'
  • Detached from: Faden, William, [Atlas of battle plans, ca. 1783], no. 19.
  • The atlas was previously owned by British general Sir Henry Clinton.

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