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A plan of New York Island, part of Long Island, &c. : shewing the position of the American and British armies before, at, and after the engagement on the Heights, Aug. 27th, 1776

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A plan of New York Island, part of Long Island, &c. : shewing the position of the American and British armies before, at, and after the engagement on the Heights, Aug. 27th, 1776

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Title
A plan of New York Island, part of Long Island, &c. : shewing the position of the American and British armies before, at, and after the engagement on the Heights, Aug. 27th, 1776
Names
Seymour, Joseph H. (Engraver)
Lewis, Samuel (1753 or 4-1822 ) (Cartographer)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

New York City

Whole

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1807
Place: [Philadelphia]
Publisher: Published by C.P. Wayne
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-319 [Filed with N.Y.S. Revol. War, N.Y.C. 1776]
Topics
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.) -- Maps
Long Island (N.Y.) -- Maps
Long Island, Battle of, 1776
New York (N.Y.) -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Maps
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: From John Marshall's The life of George Washington, 1807. Plate II.
Citation/reference: Phillips. Maps of America p. 362
Content: In upper left corner: Plate II.
Content: NYPL copy imperfect: lower right corner with J.H. Seymour's name missing.
Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Content: Relief shown by hachures.
Statement of responsibility: drawn by S. Lewis ; J.H. Seymour, sculp.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 41 X 26 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 24130181
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14964808
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 71c49c10-c5aa-012f-8f55-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1807: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A plan of New York Island, part of Long Island, &c. : shewing the position of the American and British armies before, at, and after the engagement on the Heights, Aug. 27th, 1776" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1807. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee35-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A plan of New York Island, part of Long Island, &c. : shewing the position of the American and British armies before, at, and after the engagement on the Heights, Aug. 27th, 1776" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 1, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee35-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1807). A plan of New York Island, part of Long Island, &c. : shewing the position of the American and British armies before, at, and after the engagement on the Heights, Aug. 27th, 1776 Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee35-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A plan of New York Island, part of Long Island, &c. : shewing the position of the American and British armies before, at, and after the engagement on the Heights, Aug. 27th, 1776