Maps [Manuscript plan of the Battle of Plattsburgh, New York].

Format Maps
Contributors Thornton, Sarah
Dates 1814
Location New York
United States
Language English
Subjects Fortification
Manuscript Maps
Maps, Manuscript
Maps, Pictorial
New York
New York (State)
Plattsburg, Battle Of, Plattsburgh, N.Y.
Plattsburgh (N.Y.)
United States
War of 1812
[Manuscript plan of the Battle of Plattsburgh, New York].
Contributor Names
Thornton, Sarah, of Saco, Me.
Created / Published
Subject Headings
-  Plattsburg, Battle of, Plattsburgh, N.Y., 1814--Maps, Manuscript
-  Plattsburgh (N.Y.)--History--War of 1812--Maps
-  Fortification--New York (State)--Plattsburgh--Maps
-  Plattsburgh (N.Y.)--Maps, Pictorial
-  Plattsburgh (N.Y.)--Maps, Manuscript
-  United States--New York--Plattsburgh
Manuscript maps
-  Shows buildings, fortifications, bodies of water, and line of ships in bay.
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  Title devised by cataloger.
-  Pen-and-ink (black/dark brown) and lead-pencil shading for bodies of water.
-  Oriented with north slightly to the lower right.
-  Folded to 9 x 17 cm. to be sent as a missive.
-  Accompanied by ms. statistical table: Report of military clothing recieved [sic] for the use of the 33rd Regt. of Infantry for the year ending on the 28th day of Feby. 1815 : necessary clothing wanted. Title on verso: Clothing report 33rd Infantry. [1] sheet : ms., black/red inks, lead pencil ; 31 x 64 cm., folded to 17 x 8 cm.
-  Includes handwritten notes along line of ships.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Handwritten mailing address (Mrs. Sarah Thornton, Saco, Maine), postal stamping, and red wax seal on verso.
-  Acquisitions control no.: 2004-11
1 ms. map ; on sheet 40 x 33 cm., folded to 9 x 17 cm.
Call Number
G3804.P5S42 1814 .M3
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
Library of Congress Catalog Number
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