Plan of the encampment and position of the army under His Excelly. Lt. General Burgoyne at Swords House on Hudson's River near Stillwater on Septr. 17th : with the positions of that part of the army engaged on the 19th Septr. 1777

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Names
Wilkinson, William Cumberland (Cartographer)
Faden, William (1750?-1836) (Engraver)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

Revolutionary War

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1780-02-01
Place Term: London
Publisher: Published ... by W. Faden, Charing Cross,
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-467 [Filed with N.Y.S. Revol. War, Burgoyne's Campaign 1777]
Topics
New York (State) -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Maps -- Early works to 1800 --
Saratoga Campaign, N.Y., 1777
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content : Accompanied by overlay (11 x 14 cm.) showing change in position of troops.

Content : Appears in William Faden's A collection of 26 plans of battles of the American Revolution.

Content : National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.

Content : Relief shown by hachures.

Content : Shows deployment of armies; roads, rivers, forests, fields and camps.

Citation/reference : LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1186

Statement of Responsibility: Drawn by W. C. Wilkinson, Lt. 62d Regt. Asst. Engr. ; engraved by Wm. Faden.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 32 x 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 5564665
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14968569
UUID: 0d1e6610-c5ab-012f-03b0-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1780: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Plan of the encampment and position of the army under His Excelly. Lt. General Burgoyne at Swords House on Hudson's River near Stillwater on Septr. 17th : with the positions of that part of the army engaged on the 19th Septr. 1777" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1780-02-01. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee38-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Plan of the encampment and position of the army under His Excelly. Lt. General Burgoyne at Swords House on Hudson's River near Stillwater on Septr. 17th : with the positions of that part of the army engaged on the 19th Septr. 1777" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 7, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee38-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1780-02-01). Plan of the encampment and position of the army under His Excelly. Lt. General Burgoyne at Swords House on Hudson's River near Stillwater on Septr. 17th : with the positions of that part of the army engaged on the 19th Septr. 1777 Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee38-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Plan of the encampment and position of the army under His Excelly. Lt. General Burgoyne at Swords House on Hudson's River near Stillwater on Septr. 17th : with the positions of that part of the army engaged on the 19th Septr. 1777