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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.

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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 Term: [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 --
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
UUID: a2f4a5b0-c52b-012f-e640-3c075448cc4b

Item timeline of events

  • 1722: Creator Born
  • 1777: Issued
  • 1824: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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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 May 30, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee00-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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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

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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.