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A plan of New York Island, part of Long Island, &c. : shewing the position of the American and British armies before, at, and after the engagement on the Heights, Aug. 27th, 1776

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A plan of New York Island, part of Long Island, &c. : shewing the position of the American and British armies before, at, and after the engagement on the Heights, Aug. 27th, 1776

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Title
A plan of New York Island, part of Long Island, &c. : shewing the position of the American and British armies before, at, and after the engagement on the Heights, Aug. 27th, 1776
Names
Seymour, Joseph H. (Engraver)
Lewis, Samuel, 1753 or 1754-1822 (Cartographer)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

New York City

Whole

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1807
Place: Philadelphia
Publisher: Published by C.P. Wayne
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-319 [Filed with N.Y.S. Revol. War, N.Y.C. 1776]
Topics
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Long Island (N.Y.)
Long Island, Battle of, New York, N.Y., 1776
New York (N.Y.) -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: From John Marshall's The life of George Washington, 1807. Plate II.
Citation/reference: Phillips. Maps of America p. 362
Content: In upper left corner: Plate II.
Content: NYPL copy imperfect: lower right corner with J.H. Seymour's name missing.
Funding: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Content: Relief shown by hachures.
Statement of responsibility: Drawn by S. Lewis ; J.H. Seymour, sculp.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 41 X 26 cm.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 24130181
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14964808
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 71c49c10-c5aa-012f-8f55-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1807: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A plan of New York Island, part of Long Island, &c. : shewing the position of the American and British armies before, at, and after the engagement on the Heights, Aug. 27th, 1776" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1807. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee35-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A plan of New York Island, part of Long Island, &c. : shewing the position of the American and British armies before, at, and after the engagement on the Heights, Aug. 27th, 1776" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 24, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee35-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1807). A plan of New York Island, part of Long Island, &c. : shewing the position of the American and British armies before, at, and after the engagement on the Heights, Aug. 27th, 1776 Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee35-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A plan of New York Island, part of Long Island, &c. : shewing the position of the American and British armies before, at, and after the engagement on the Heights, Aug. 27th, 1776