Format Maps
Dates 1890
Location Pennsylvania
United States
Language English
Subjects Forbes Expedition Against Fort Duquesne, Pa.
French and Indian War
History
Military Roads
Pennsylvania
United States
Title
General Forbes' route on the march against Fort Du Quesne, 1758 : this map is a copy of the original map, "General Forbes' marching jurnal [sic] to the Ohio J. Potts" in the collection of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania /
Other Title
General Forbes' marching jurnal [sic] to the Ohio, J. Potts
Created / Published
[1890?]
Subject Headings
-  Forbes Expedition against Fort Duquesne, Pa., 1758
-  Military roads--Pennsylvania
-  Pennsylvania--History--French and Indian War, 1754-1763
-  United States--Pennsylvania
Notes
-  Shows the route westward in Pennsylvania from Loudon, via Littleton, Fort Bedford, Stony Brook, Fort Ligonier, Washington's Camp, to Pittsburgh (Ohio River).
-  Relief shown pictorially.
-  Title from westernmost panel.
-  Manuscript: pen-and-ink (black) and graphite pencil.
-  Relief shown pictorially.
-  Indicates nature of the adjacent landscape along the hatched route line.
-  The date of the final rendering of the route by Dr. McGowan is not known (approximate).
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
1 ms. map ; on tracing-linen ; 49 x 202 cm., folded to 49 x 52 cm.
Call Number
G3821.S26 1758 .P6
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3821s ar303500 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3821s.ar303500
Library of Congress Catalog Number
2008620550
http://lccn.loc.gov/2008620550


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