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A plan of New York island, with part of Long Island, Staten Island and east New Jersey, with a particular description of the engagement of the woody heights of Long Island, between Flatbush and Brooklyn, on the 27th, of August 1776

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Title
A plan of New York island, with part of Long Island, Staten Island and east New Jersey, with a particular description of the engagement of the woody heights of Long Island, between Flatbush and Brooklyn, on the 27th, of August 1776
Additional title: The Howe war plan
Names
Faden, William, 1749-1836 (Engraver)
Faden, William, 1749-1836 (Publisher)
Collection

I. N. Phelps Stokes Collection of American Historical Prints

Individual prints, drawings, paintings and maps in the Stokes Collection.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1776
Place: London
Publisher: Faden, William
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection
Topics
Staten Island (New York, N.Y.)
Long Island, Battle of, New York, N.Y., 1776
New York (N.Y.)
New York (N.Y.) -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783
Genres
Prints
Maps
Notes
Citation/reference: Stokes 1776-B-79
Content: Print contains 16 references.
Date: Print issued after October 19, 1776.
Content: See also Deak 153 and Deak 155.
Citation/reference: Deák 154
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print (2nd state, 4th issue) ; 47.7 x 42.2 cm
Engravings
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 4b912d70-c5ed-012f-11a5-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1749: Creator Born
  • 1776: Issued
  • 1836: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "A plan of New York island, with part of Long Island, Staten Island and east New Jersey, with a particular description of the engagement of the woody heights of Long Island, between Flatbush and Brooklyn, on the 27th, of August 1776" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1776. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-7a8d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "A plan of New York island, with part of Long Island, Staten Island and east New Jersey, with a particular description of the engagement of the woody heights of Long Island, between Flatbush and Brooklyn, on the 27th, of August 1776" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 17, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-7a8d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. (1776). A plan of New York island, with part of Long Island, Staten Island and east New Jersey, with a particular description of the engagement of the woody heights of Long Island, between Flatbush and Brooklyn, on the 27th, of August 1776 Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-7a8d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A plan of New York island, with part of Long Island, Staten Island and east New Jersey, with a particular description of the engagement of the woody heights of Long Island, between Flatbush and Brooklyn, on the 27th, of August 1776