Maps Plan of York Town and Gloucester in Virginia, shewing the works constructed for the defence of those posts by the Rt. Honble: Lieut. General Earl Cornwallis, with the attacks of the combined army of French and rebels under the command of the Generals Count de Rochambaud and Washington which capitulated October 1781.
Early Works to 1800
- Plan of York Town and Gloucester in Virginia, shewing the works constructed for the defence of those posts by the Rt. Honble: Lieut. General Earl Cornwallis, with the attacks of the combined army of French and rebels under the command of the Generals Count de Rochambaud and Washington which capitulated October 1781.
- Created / Published
- Subject Headings
- - Yorktown (Va.)--History--Siege, 1781--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
- - United States--Virginia--Yorktown
- - Scale ca. 1:5,850.
- - Manuscript, pen-and-ink (black and red) and watercolor.
- - Relief shown by shading.
- - LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1473
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
- - Vault
- - AACR2: 300, 651/1
- 1 map : hand col. ; 91 x 59 cm.
- Call Number
- G3884.Y6S3 1781 .P51
- Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
- Digital Id
- g3884y ar147300 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3884y.ar147300
- Library of Congress Catalog Number
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