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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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Title
A plan of Fort Montgomery & Fort Clinton, taken by His Majesty's forces, under the command of Maj. Genl. Sir Henry Clinton, K.B.
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: [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
Genres
Maps
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
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 41183071
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14099963
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c4507c80-c628-012f-9a2a-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1: Issued
  • 1728: Creator Born
  • 1801: Creator Died
  • 2013: 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 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 26, 2016. 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.