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Sketch of the surprise of German Town by the American forces commanded by General Washington October 4th 1777

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Creator

Hills, John, surveyor

Contributor

Faden, William, 1749-1836

Date

1784

Name on Item

by J. Hills Lt. 23d Regt. & Ass. Engr.

Publisher

Published by Wm. Faden, Geographer to the King, Charing Cross

Scale

Scale [ca. 1:23,500]

Language

English

Location

George Washington's Mount Vernon

Collection (local)

Richard H. Brown Revolutionary War Map Collection at Mount Vernon

Subjects
  • Germantown, Battle of, Philadelphia, Pa., 1777--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • Germantown (Philadelphia, Pa.)--History--18th century--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places
  • North and Central America
  • Pennsylvania
  • Philadelphia
  • Philadelphia (county)
  • United States
Extent

1 map : hand col. ; 45 x 52 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.
  • Shows military positions and movements, drainage, and roads.
  • Includes references with narrative text.

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