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Grundriss des nördlichen Theils der Neujorks Insel nebst den am 16. Novbr. 1776. eroberten Fort Washington nun das Fort Knÿphausen genannt und dem Fort Lee

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Title
Grundriss des nördlichen Theils der Neujorks Insel nebst den am 16. Novbr. 1776. eroberten Fort Washington nun das Fort Knÿphausen genannt und dem Fort Lee
Names
Raspe, Gabriel Nicolaus, 1712-1785 (Creator)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

Revolutionary War

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1777 (Inferred)
Place: Nuremberg, Germany
Publisher: Gabriel Nicolaus Raspe
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-5710
Topics
American Revolution (1775-1783)
Fort Washington (New York, N.Y.)
Fort Lee (N.J.)
New York (N.Y.)
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783
Genres
Maps
Notes
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Content: Scale not given (W 73°57ʹ49ʺ--W 73°54ʹ22ʺ/N 40°53ʹ08ʺ--N 40°47ʹ13ʺ).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ; 38 x 29 cm, sheet 42 x 32 cm
Description
Shows military batteries and other fortifications in northern Manhattan with the position and movement of troops relating to the Battle of Fort Washington. Relief shown by hachures. Found In: Geschichte der Kriege in und ausser Europa ... Nurnberg, 1777. T. 6, facing p. 112. 1 map ; 38 x 29 cm.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Languages
German
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 317726731
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20645537
Folder number: US133.3.02
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c12df860-deba-0135-3720-55af6dd2ef96
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

  • 1712: Creator Born
  • 1777: Issued
  • 1785: Creator Died
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Grundriss des nördlichen Theils der Neujorks Insel nebst den am 16. Novbr. 1776. eroberten Fort Washington nun das Fort Knÿphausen genannt und dem Fort Lee" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1777. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/cee0a810-deba-0135-d224-7778ca96629f

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Grundriss des nördlichen Theils der Neujorks Insel nebst den am 16. Novbr. 1776. eroberten Fort Washington nun das Fort Knÿphausen genannt und dem Fort Lee" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 20, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/cee0a810-deba-0135-d224-7778ca96629f

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1777). Grundriss des nördlichen Theils der Neujorks Insel nebst den am 16. Novbr. 1776. eroberten Fort Washington nun das Fort Knÿphausen genannt und dem Fort Lee Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/cee0a810-deba-0135-d224-7778ca96629f

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Grundriss des nördlichen Theils der Neujorks Insel nebst den am 16. Novbr. 1776. eroberten Fort Washington nun das Fort Knÿphausen genannt und dem Fort Lee