Maps [Rough draft of Charlestown, in water colour.
Boston (Bunker Hill)
Bunker Hill, Battle Of, Boston, Mass.
- [Rough draft of Charlestown, in water colour.
- Created / Published
- Subject Headings
- - Bunker Hill, Battle of, Boston, Mass., 1775
- - United States--Massachusetts--Boston (Bunker Hill)
- - Scale ca. 1:4,500.
- - Title from William Faden's Catalogue of a curious and valuable collection of original maps and plans, 1862.
- - Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor.
- - Has watermarks.
- - Oriented with north toward the upper right.
- - Relief shown by hachures.
- - Shows position of British and "Rebel" troops during the Battle of Bunker Hill.
- - North is oriented to the bottom.
- - Called a rough draft of the same cartographer's "Plan of Charles Town... after the action of the 17th. June 1775." (Faden 28). It is however, a detailed delineation of the Battle of Bunker Hill.
- - Names and writing are similar to Lieut. Page's Plan of action which happen'd 17th. June 1775. (Faden 25)
- - LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 920
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
- col. map on sheet 45 x 37 cm.
- Call Number
- G3764.B6S3 1775 .R6
- Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
- Digital Id
- g3764b ar092000 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3764b.ar092000
- Library of Congress Catalog Number
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