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Title
Map of Brooklyn during the Battle of Long Island
Names
American Photo-Lithographic Company (Lithographer)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

Revolutionary War

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1800 - 1899 (Approximate)
Place: Place of publication not identified
Publisher: publisher not identified
Table of Contents
Covers Brooklyn south from Wallabout Bay to Gowanus and east from Red Hook to approximately modern-day Crown Heights. Shows troop movements, camps, and forts with index in French. Relief shown by hachures. Illegible text in lower right margin. Facsimile of manuscript map. Original version: [17--?].
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 18-721
Topics
Long Island, Battle of, New York, N.Y., 1776
New York (N.Y.) -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- History, Military
Genres
Maps
Military maps
Notes
Source note: Title devised by cataloger.
Acquisition: Ford Foundation
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : color ; 21 x 26 cm, sheet 31 x 36 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Languages
French
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 713564262
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21510812
Folder number: US132.2
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): bed7fb60-fd37-0135-c8a4-6bf8cd508039
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

  • 1800: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of Brooklyn during the Battle of Long Island" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1800 - 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/cd50d520-fd37-0135-9b66-0417c56f62f8

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of Brooklyn during the Battle of Long Island" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 1, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/cd50d520-fd37-0135-9b66-0417c56f62f8

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1800 - 1899). Map of Brooklyn during the Battle of Long Island Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/cd50d520-fd37-0135-9b66-0417c56f62f8

Wikipedia Citation

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Map of Brooklyn during the Battle of Long Island