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Plan of York Town in Virginia and adjacent country : exhibiting the operations of the American, French & English armies during the siege of that place in Oct. 1781 ; surveyed from the 22nd. to the 28th. Octr.

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Title
Plan of York Town in Virginia and adjacent country : exhibiting the operations of the American, French & English armies during the siege of that place in Oct. 1781 ; surveyed from the 22nd. to the 28th. Octr.
Names
Renault, John Francis (Draftsman)
Tanner, Benjamin, 1775-1848 (Engraver)
Renault, John Francis (Creator)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Virginia

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1825 (Questionable)
Place: Philadelphia, Pa.
Publisher: publisher not identified
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-5481
Topics
Siege of Yorktown (Virginia : 1781)
Yorktown (Va.) -- History -- Siege, 1781
Yorktown (Va.)
Virginia
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Drawn by Jn. F. Renault with a crow-pen and presented to the Marquis de la Fayette ; engraved by B. Tanner.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ; 74 x 49 cm
Description
Includes "References to the British lines" and "Explanation." Relief shown by hachures.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Languages
English
Identifiers
Library of Congress Control Number: gm 71002367
RLIN/OCLC: 5566889
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20646519
Folder number: US250.2.10
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): da6d10e0-6bfd-0135-a520-29b7e1e52d59
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

  • 1825: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Plan of York Town in Virginia and adjacent country " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1825. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e59f4cb0-6bfd-0135-a723-35379c6d341a

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Plan of York Town in Virginia and adjacent country " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 11, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e59f4cb0-6bfd-0135-a723-35379c6d341a

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1825). Plan of York Town in Virginia and adjacent country Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e59f4cb0-6bfd-0135-a723-35379c6d341a

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Plan of York Town in Virginia and adjacent country