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The course of Delaware River from Philadelphia to Chester, exhibiting the several works erected by the rebels to defend its passage, with the attacks made upon them by His Majesty's land & sea forces

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Creator

Faden, William, 1749-1836

Date

1778

Name on Item

engraved by William Faden.

Publisher

[s.n.]

Scale

Scale [ca. 1:33,200]

Language

English

Location

George Washington's Mount Vernon

Collection (local)

Richard H. Brown Revolutionary War Map Collection at Mount Vernon

Subjects
  • Delaware River (N.Y.-Del. and N.J.)--History--18th century--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • Delaware River (N.Y.-Del. and N.J.)--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places
  • Delaware River
  • North and Central America
  • United States
Extent

1 map hand col. ; 44 x 68 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
  • Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings.
  • Shows soundings and disposition of ships, etc.
  • Insets: A sketch of Fort Island -- Profile and plan of the sunk frames or chevaux de frise which formed the stackadoes in the river.

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