Maps Plan of the attack on the provincial army on Long Island, August 27th 1776. With the draughts of New York Island, Staten Island, and the adjacent part of the continent.
Early Works to 1800
Long Island, Battle Of, New York, N.Y.
New York (State)
- Plan of the attack on the provincial army on Long Island, August 27th 1776. With the draughts of New York Island, Staten Island, and the adjacent part of the continent.
- Contributor Names
- Bowles, John, 1701-1779.
- Created / Published
- [London] Printed for J. Bowles, 1776.
- Subject Headings
- - Long Island, Battle of, New York, N.Y., 1776--Maps--Early works to 1800
- - New York (State)--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Maps--Early works to 1800
- - United States--New York (State)--Long Island
- - United States--New York (State)
- - Scale ca. 1:100,000.
- - Manuscript title on verso: Attack Long Island, 1776.
- - Hand colored.
- - Has watermarks.
- - Includes "Explanation."
- - LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1148
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
- - Vault
- - AACR2
- col. map, 37 x 34 cm.
- Call Number
- G3802.L6S3 1776 .P5
- Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
- Digital Id
- g3802l ar114800 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3802l.ar114800
- Library of Congress Catalog Number
- Other Formats
- - MARCXML Record
- - MODS Record
- - Dublin Core Record
- Catalog Record
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