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A plan of Fort Montgomery & Fort Clinton, taken by His Majesty's forces, under the command of Maj. Genl. Sir Henry Clinton, K.B.

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Names
Holland, Samuel (1728-1801 ) (Surveyor)
Des Barres, Joseph F. W. (Joseph Frederick Wallet) (1722-1824) (Cartographer)
Collection

Cartographic materials from the Emmet Collection of Manuscripts Etc. Relating to American History.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1st Jany. 1779
Place Term: [London]
Publisher: J.F.W. Des Barres, Esqr.,
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-1761 Filed with N.Y.S. Rev. War maps, Forts Clinton and Montgomery, N.Y. 1777
Notes
Content : Includes ancillary map overlapping main map: Part of Hudsons River, shewing the position of Fort Montgomery and Fort Clinton : with the chevaux de frieze, cables, chains, &c to obstruct the passage of His Majesty's forces up the river / by Lieutt. John Knight of the Royal Navy, in 1777. Scale [ca. 1:60,000]. Hand col. ; 45 x 30 cm. Depths shown by soundings.

Content : "Publish'd as the Act directs ... "

Content : Emmet Collection ; 8841.

Content : From Des Barres' Atlantic neptune.

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

Content : Relief shown by shading and hachures.

Citation/reference : EM8841

Statement of Responsibility: Survey'd by Major Holland, Survr. Genl. &c.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 39 x 75 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 41183071
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14099963
UUID: c4507c80-c628-012f-9a2a-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1: Issued
  • 1728: Creator Born
  • 1801: 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 plan of Fort Montgomery & Fort Clinton, taken by His Majesty's forces, under the command of Maj. Genl. Sir Henry Clinton, K.B." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1st Jany. 1779. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-e997-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A plan of Fort Montgomery & Fort Clinton, taken by His Majesty's forces, under the command of Maj. Genl. Sir Henry Clinton, K.B." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 3, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-e997-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1st Jany. 1779). A plan of Fort Montgomery & Fort Clinton, taken by His Majesty's forces, under the command of Maj. Genl. Sir Henry Clinton, K.B. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-e997-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A plan of Fort Montgomery & Fort Clinton, taken by His Majesty's forces, under the command of Maj. Genl. Sir Henry Clinton, K.B.