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Plan of the encampment and position of the army under His Excelly. Lt. General Burgoyne at Braemus Heights on Hudson's River near Stillwater : on the 20th Septr. with the position of the detachment &c. in the action of the 7th of Octr. & the position of the army on the 8th Octr. 1777 / drawn by W.C. Wilkinson Lt. 62 Regt. Asst. Engr. ; engraved by Wm. Faden.
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Image ID: 433996

Plan of the encampment and position of the army under His Excelly. Lt. General Burgoyne at Braemus Heights on Hudson's R... (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 Braemus Heights on Hudson's River near Stillwater : on the 20th Septr. with the position of the detachment &c. in the action of the 7th of Octr. & the position of the army on the 8th Octr. 1777 / drawn by W.C. Wilkinson Lt. 62 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. ; 34 x 35 cm.

Notes

: Accompanied by overlay to show change of positions of troops. Note 2.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard. Note 3.) Oriented with north to the bottom. Note 4.) Relief shown by hachures. Note 5.) Shows deployment of armies; roads, rivers, forests, fields and camps. Note 6.) Appears in William Faden's A collection of 26 plans of battles of the American Revolution.

Standard Reference

: LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1187

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. 01-472 [Filed with N.Y.S. Revol. War, Burgoyne's Campaign 1777]

Digital ID

: 433996

Record ID

: 252849

Digital Item Published

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

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