+ o - ^
previous next
Index

A sketch of the operations of His Majesty's fleet and army : under the command of Vice Admiral the Rt. Hble. Lord Viscount Howe and Genl. Sr. Wm. Howe, K.B., in 1776.

More Details Cite This Item

Library division & collection with this item:

This Item

A sketch of the operations of His Majesty's fleet and army : under the command of Vice Admiral the Rt. Hble. Lord Viscount Howe and Genl. Sr. Wm. Howe, K.B., in 1776.

View this item elsewhere:

Title
A sketch of the operations of His Majesty's fleet and army : under the command of Vice Admiral the Rt. Hble. Lord Viscount Howe and Genl. Sr. Wm. Howe, K.B., in 1776.
Names
Des Barres, Joseph F. W. (Joseph Frederick Wallet) (1722-1824) (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

Revolutionary War, 1775-1783

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1777-01-17
Place: [London]
Publisher: Publish'd ... by J. F. W. Des Barres Esq.,
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 00-466 [Filed withNew YorkHarbor, 1776]
Topics
Nautical charts -- Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.)
Nautical charts -- New York Bight (N.J. and N.Y.)
Nautical charts -- New York Harbor (N.Y. and N.J.)
New Jersey -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
New York (State) -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: Covers the area from Sandy Hook north along the Hudson River to Stony Point, east as far as Jamaica, L.I., and west to [New] Brunswick, N.J.
Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Content: NYPL copy in 2 sheets, 41 x 51 cm. and 39 x 51 cm.
Content: Relief shown by hachures and shading. Depths shown by soundings.
Content: Shows fortifications, troop positions, lines of march, sites of battles, warships, and settlements.
Citation/reference: LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1057
Content: Includes ill. and references to military activities in the title panel.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 80 x 58 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 5566703
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14946226
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a2f4a5b0-c52b-012f-e640-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
We believe that this item has no known US copyright restrictions. The item may be subject to rights of privacy, rights of publicity and other restrictions. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1722: Creator Born
  • 1777: Issued
  • 1824: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A sketch of the operations of His Majesty's fleet and army : under the command of Vice Admiral the Rt. Hble. Lord Viscount Howe and Genl. Sr. Wm. Howe, K.B., in 1776." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1777-01-17. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee00-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A sketch of the operations of His Majesty's fleet and army : under the command of Vice Admiral the Rt. Hble. Lord Viscount Howe and Genl. Sr. Wm. Howe, K.B., in 1776." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 26, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee00-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1777-01-17). A sketch of the operations of His Majesty's fleet and army : under the command of Vice Admiral the Rt. Hble. Lord Viscount Howe and Genl. Sr. Wm. Howe, K.B., in 1776. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee00-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

<ref name=NYPL>{{cite web | url=http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee00-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99 | title= (still image) A sketch of the operations of His Majesty's fleet and army : under the command of Vice Admiral the Rt. Hble. Lord Viscount Howe and Genl. Sr. Wm. Howe, K.B., in 1776., (1777-01-17) }} |author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=September 26, 2016 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lennox, and Tilden Foundation}}</ref>

A sketch of the operations of His Majesty's fleet and army : under the command of Vice Admiral the Rt. Hble. Lord Viscount Howe and Genl. Sr. Wm. Howe, K.B., in 1776.