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A plan of Fort Montgomery & Fort Clinton, taken by His Majesty's forces, under the command of Maj. Genl. Sir Henry Clinton, K.B. / survey'd by Major Holland, Survr. Genl. &c.

Image ID: 434398

A plan of Fort Montgomery & Fort Clinton, taken by His Majesty's forces, under the command of Maj. Genl. Sir Henry Clint... (1st Jany. 1779)

Image Details

Image Title

:  A plan of Fort Montgomery & Fort Clinton, taken by His Majesty's forces, under the command of Maj. Genl. Sir Henry Clinton, K.B. / survey'd by Major Holland, Survr. Genl. &c.

Creator

: Holland, Samuel, 1728-1801  -- Surveyor

Additional Name(s)

: Des Barres, Joseph F. W. (Joseph Frederick Wallet), 1722-1824 -- Cartographer

Published Date

: 1st Jany. 1779

Item Physical Description

: 1 map : hand col. ; 39 x 75 cm.

Notes

: "Publish'd as the Act directs ... " Note 2.) From Des Barres' Atlantic neptune. Note 3.) Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 812. Note 4.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard. Note 5.) Relief shown by shading and hachures. Note 6.) Scale statement based on description in LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1191. Note 7.) Includes ancillary map overlapping main map: Part of Hudsons River, shewing the position of Fort Montgomery and Fort Clinton : with the chevaux de frieze, cables, chains, &c to obstruct the passage of His Majesty's forces up the river / by Lieutt. John Knight of the Royal Navy, in 1777. Scale [ca. 1:60,000]. Hand col. ; 45 x 30 cm. Depths shown by soundings.

Standard Reference

: LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1191; Phillips 1198

Source

: Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection of English maps, charts, globes, books and atlases / Charts and maps

Location

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

Catalog Call Number

: Map Div. 97-6173 [LHS 812]

Digital ID

: 434398

Record ID

: 253015

Digital Item Published

: 10-1-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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