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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 and the Americans under Major General Putnam, shewing also the landing of the British Army on New-York Island, and the taking of the city of New-York &c. on the 15th of September following, with the subsequent disposition of both the armies / engraved & publish'd by ... Wm. Faden.

Image ID: 1261077

A plan of New York Island, with part of Long Island, Staten Island & east New Jersey : with a particular description of ... (Octr. 19th, 1776)

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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 and the Americans under Major General Putnam, shewing also the landing of the British Army on New-York Island, and the taking of the city of New-York &c. on the 15th of September following, with the subsequent disposition of both the armies / engraved & publish'd by ... Wm. Faden.

Creator

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

Published Date

: Octr. 19th, 1776

Item Physical Description

: 1 map ; 48 x 43 cm.

Notes

: NYPL copy in Map Div. 01-1773 lacks text below imprint in lower margin. Note 2.) Shows information to Sept. 26th 1776.

Standard Reference

: Stevens & Tree. Comparative cartography, 41d; LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1144

Source

: Maps of New York City and State / New York City / Whole

Location

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

Catalog Call Number

: Map Div. 01-1773

Digital ID

: 1261077

Record ID

: 613855

Digital Item Published

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

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