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Plan of the attack on forts Clinton & Montgomery by the British forces under Sir Henry Clinton, Octr. 1777

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Title
Plan of the attack on forts Clinton & Montgomery by the British forces under Sir Henry Clinton, Octr. 1777
Names
Irving, Washington, 1783-1859 (Creator)
G.P. Putnam & Co. (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

Revolutionary War

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1855 (Questionable)
Place: New York, N.Y.
Publisher: G.P. Putnam & Co.
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-431
Topics
Fort Montgomery (New York, N.Y.) -- History
New York (N.Y.) -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783
Hudson River Estuary (N.Y. and N.J.)
Fort Clinton (N.Y.)
Fort Montgomery (N.Y.)
Genres
Maps
Notes
Acquisition: Ford Collection
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division , v.10, page 282, column 1, row 6
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 22 x 18 cm, sheet 33 x 24 cm
Description
Relief shown by hachures and spot height. "Reduced from the British map." Excerpt from: Irving, Washington. Life of George Washington. New York, 1855-59, v. 3 (between p. 244 and 245).
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 81029927
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21469613
Folder number: US132.1
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 77905b80-d482-0135-4882-071e34586a64
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

  • 1783: Creator Born
  • 1855: Issued
  • 1859: Creator Died
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2018: Found by you!
  • 2019

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Plan of the attack on forts Clinton & Montgomery by the British forces under Sir Henry Clinton, Octr. 1777" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1855. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9c35eb10-d482-0135-a812-2bc8153738c5

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Plan of the attack on forts Clinton & Montgomery by the British forces under Sir Henry Clinton, Octr. 1777" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 15, 2018. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9c35eb10-d482-0135-a812-2bc8153738c5

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1855). Plan of the attack on forts Clinton & Montgomery by the British forces under Sir Henry Clinton, Octr. 1777 Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9c35eb10-d482-0135-a812-2bc8153738c5

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Plan of the attack on forts Clinton & Montgomery by the British forces under Sir Henry Clinton, Octr. 1777