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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: 1254023

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

: 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. Note 2.) "Publish'd as the Act directs ... " Note 3.) Emmet Collection ; 8841. Note 4.) From Des Barres' Atlantic neptune. Note 5.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard. Note 6.) Relief shown by shading and hachures.

Standard Reference

: EM8841

Source

: Cartographic materials from the Emmet Collection of Manuscripts Etc. Relating to American History.

Location

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

Catalog Call Number

: Map Div. 01-1761 [Filed with N.Y.S. Rev. War maps, Forts Clinton and Montgomery, N.Y. 1777

Digital ID

: 1254023

Record ID

: 607804

Digital Item Published

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

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