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A plan of New York Island, with part of Long Island, Staten Island & east New Jersey : with a particular description of the engagement on the woody heights of Long Island, between Flatbush and Brooklyn, on the 27th of August 1776 between His Majesty's forces commanded by General Howe ...

Image ID: 484189

A plan of New York Island, with part of Long Island, Staten Island & east New Jersey : with a particular description of ... (1776)

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Image Title

:  A plan of New York Island, with part of Long Island, Staten Island & east New Jersey : with a particular description of the engagement on the woody heights of Long Island, between Flatbush and Brooklyn, on the 27th of August 1776 between His Majesty's forces commanded by General Howe ...

Creator

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

Published Date

: 1776

Item Physical Description

: 1 map : hand col. ; 48 x 42 cm. on sheet 75 x 50 cm.

Notes

: Highlight coloring of red for British troops and green for American. Note 2.) Distinguished from earlier states by new labelling, "The Heights of Guana" on Long Island; distinguished from later states by lack of "Fort Washington" (N.Y.) and "Fort Independence" (N.J.).

Standard Reference

: Stevens & Tree, 41c

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. 97-6168 [LHS 807]

Digital ID

: 484189

Record ID

: 302079

Digital Item Published

: 2-28-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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