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A. A view of the country from the town of Boston extending to Phipp's Farm, taken from the epaulement of the citadel at CharlesTown. 4th Janry 1776.

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Title
A. A view of the country from the town of Boston extending to Phipp's Farm, taken from the epaulement of the citadel at CharlesTown. 4th Janry 1776.
Names
Robertson, Archibald (ca. 1745-1813) (Artist)
Collection

Archibald Robertson: his diaries and sketches in America, 1762-1780.

Sketches.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1762 - 1780
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Coll. MS 66
Topics
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Campaigns and battles
Armies -- British -- To 1799
Military officers -- Personal narratives
War in art
Boston (Mass.)
Genres
Ink drawings
Notes
Content: Archibald Robertson: his diaries and sketches in America, 1762-1780, edited by Harry Miller Lydenberg, is the authoritative reference work on this collection.
Content: The two plans of Fort Pensacola, and the plan elevation included in this group of Robertson's sketches, are probably not original works by Archibald Robertson.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 drawing : ink ; 29.2 x 47.7 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b5afc9e0-c6f3-012f-69ae-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1745: Creator Born
  • 1762: Created (Approximate)
  • 1813: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "A. A view of the country from the town of Boston extending to Phipp's Farm, taken from the epaulement of the citadel at CharlesTown. 4th Janry 1776." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1762 - 1780. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/91ccfd9a-408b-6377-e040-e00a18064d1a

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Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "A. A view of the country from the town of Boston extending to Phipp's Farm, taken from the epaulement of the citadel at CharlesTown. 4th Janry 1776." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 27, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/91ccfd9a-408b-6377-e040-e00a18064d1a

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Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. (1762 - 1780). A. A view of the country from the town of Boston extending to Phipp's Farm, taken from the epaulement of the citadel at CharlesTown. 4th Janry 1776. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/91ccfd9a-408b-6377-e040-e00a18064d1a

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A. A view of the country from the town of Boston extending to Phipp's Farm, taken from the epaulement of the citadel at CharlesTown. 4th Janry 1776.