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A plan of New York Island, with part of Long Island, Staten Island & east New Jersey: with a particular description of the engagement on the woody heights of Long Island, between Flatbush and Brooklyn, on the 27th of August 1776 between His Majesty's forces commanded by General Howe ...

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Title
A plan of New York Island, with part of Long Island, Staten Island & east New Jersey: with a particular description of the engagement on the woody heights of Long Island, between Flatbush and Brooklyn, on the 27th of August 1776 between His Majesty's forces commanded by General Howe ...
Names
Faden, William, 1749-1836 (Engraver)
Collection

Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection of English maps, charts, globes, books and atlases

Charts and maps

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1776
Place: London
Publisher: Wm. Faden
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 97-6168 [LHS 807]
Topics
Long Island, Battle of, New York, N.Y., 1776
New York (N.Y.) -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783
Staten Island (New York, N.Y.)
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: Highlight coloring of red for British troops and green for American.
Version identification: Distinguished from earlier states by new labelling, "The Heights of Guana" on Long Island; distinguished from later states by lack of "Fort Washington" (N.Y.) and "Fort Independence" (N.J.).
Citation/reference: Stevens & Tree, 41c
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 48 x 42 cm. on sheet 75 x 50 cm.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 38369306
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13504558
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7dbc58a0-c5d5-012f-7c2d-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

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

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A plan of New York Island, with part of Long Island, Staten Island & east New Jersey" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1776. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-c686-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A plan of New York Island, with part of Long Island, Staten Island & east New Jersey" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 17, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-c686-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1776). A plan of New York Island, with part of Long Island, Staten Island & east New Jersey Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-c686-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A plan of New York Island, with part of Long Island, Staten Island & east New Jersey