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Plan of the encampment and position of the army under His Excelly. Lt. General Burgoyne at Swords House on Hudson's River near Stillwater on Septr. 17th : with the positions of that part of the army engaged on the 19th Septr. 1777 / drawn by W. C. Wilkinson, Lt. 62d Regt. Asst. Engr. ; engraved by Wm. Faden.
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Plan of the encampment and position of the army under His Excelly. Lt. General Burgoyne at Swords House on Hudson's Rive... (Feby. 1st, 1780)

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Image Title

:  Plan of the encampment and position of the army under His Excelly. Lt. General Burgoyne at Swords House on Hudson's River near Stillwater on Septr. 17th : with the positions of that part of the army engaged on the 19th Septr. 1777 / drawn by W. C. Wilkinson, Lt. 62d Regt. Asst. Engr. ; engraved by Wm. Faden.

Creator

: Wilkinson, William Cumberland -- Cartographer

Additional Name(s)

: Faden, William, 1750?-1836 -- Engraver

Published Date

: Feby. 1st, 1780

Item Physical Description

: 1 map : hand col. ; 32 x 35 cm.

Notes

: Accompanied by overlay (11 x 14 cm.) showing change in position of troops. Note 2.) Appears in William Faden's A collection of 26 plans of battles of the American Revolution. Note 3.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard. Note 4.) Relief shown by hachures. Note 5.) Shows deployment of armies; roads, rivers, forests, fields and camps.

Standard Reference

: LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1186

Source

: Maps of New York City and State / Revolutionary War

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / The Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division

Catalog Call Number

: Map Div. 01-467 [Filed with N.Y.S. Revol. War, Burgoyne's Campaign 1777]

Digital ID

: 433995

Record ID

: 252848

Digital Item Published

: 10-14-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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