Maps Plan de la retraite de Barren Hill en Pensilvanie : ou un détachement de deux mille deux cent hommes sous le G'al LaFayette étois entouré par l'Armée angloise sous les G'als Howe, Clinton et Grant le 28 May 1778 /

Format Maps
Contributors Capitaine Du Chesnoy, Michel
Dates 1778
Location Barren Hill Region
Chestnut Hill
Germantown
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
United States
Language French
Subjects Barren Hill Region
Barren Hill Region (Pa.)
Chestnut Hill
Chestnut Hill (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Defenses
Early Works to 1800
Germantown
Germantown (Philadelphia, Pa.)
History
Maps
Maps, Manuscript
Maps, Topographic
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Revolution
United States
Title
Plan de la retraite de Barren Hill en Pensilvanie : ou un détachement de deux mille deux cent hommes sous le G'al LaFayette étois entouré par l'Armée angloise sous les G'als Howe, Clinton et Grant le 28 May 1778 /
Other Title
Plan de la retraite de Barren Hill en Pensilvanie le 28 May 1778
Plan de la retraite de Barren Hill en Pensilvanie le 28 May 1778
Contributor Names
Capitaine du Chesnoy, Michel, 1746-1804.
Created / Published
[1778]
Subject Headings
-  Barren Hill Region (Pa.)--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Barren Hill Region (Pa.)--Defenses--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Barren Hill Region (Pa.)--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
-  Barren Hill Region (Pa.)--Maps, Topographic--Early works to 1800
-  Chestnut Hill (Philadelphia, Pa.)--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
-  Germantown (Philadelphia, Pa.)--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Barren Hill Region
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Chestnut Hill--Philadelphia
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Germantown--Philadelphia
Notes
-  Covers Barren Hill and vicinity (Whitemarsh Twp., Montgomery Co., Pa.) with Chestnut Hill and Germantown.
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  Place-names in English.
-  Pen-and-ink, watercolors, wash, and lead pencil.
-  Sectioned to 8 panels and mounted on cloth backing to fold to ca. 20 x 14 cm.
-  Includes descriptive index of American, English, and Hessian military positions.
-  Gift; Mr. and Mrs. H.F. Lenfest; Jan. 2000.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Acquisitions control no.: 2000-49
Medium
1 map : ms., col., cloth backing ; 35 x 48 cm.
Call Number
G3824.B26S3 1778 .C3
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3824b ar300100 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3824b.ar300100
Library of Congress Catalog Number
00557030
http://lccn.loc.gov/00557030


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