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Howard's Inn, 1776.

Image ID: 800689

Howard's Inn, 1776. (1776)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Howard's Inn, 1776.

Creator

: A. Brown & Co. -- Lithographer

Depicted Date

: 1776

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : col. ; 22 x 26 cm. (8 3/4 x 10 1/4 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "From which the guides of the flanking detachment of the British were taken." Written on border: "Howard Halfway House, Atlantic & Alabama Avenue, East Brooklyn, destroyed 1902. Proprietor, coerced by Gen. Howe's forces, guided them to hill overlooking unguarded Jamaica Pass, making possible flanking maneuver that decided the Battle of Long Island in favor of the British, 1776."

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / New York City -- Brooklyn -- 1899 & earlier

Source Description

: 3 folders (56 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC NEW YC-Broo-18

Digital ID

: 800689

Record ID

: 709098

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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