Format Maps
Dates 1780
Location Charleston
South Carolina
United States
Language English
Subjects Charleston
Charleston (S.C.)
History
Siege
South Carolina
United States
Title
Plan of the siege of Charles Town in South Carolina under command of His Excellence Sir Henry Clinton and under direction of ... Collonel Mount-Crieff as chief ingener, this town was surrendered with capitulation the 12. May 1780 after 6 weeks and 3 days siege.
Created / Published
[1780]
Subject Headings
-  Charleston (S.C.)--History--Siege, 1780
-  United States--South Carolina--Charleston
Notes
-  Scale ca. 1:11,500.
-  Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor.
-  Oriented with north to the right.
-  Shows detailed lines of fire for defenders and besiegers.
-  Ships shown pictorially.
-  On verso: Siege of Charles Town, South Carolina. Lieut. Finnegan, 16th Regt.
-  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1556
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  AACR2: 651/1; 650/2
Medium
col. map 65 x 45 cm.
Call Number
G3914.C3S3 1780 .P5
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3914c ar155600 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3914c.ar155600
Library of Congress Catalog Number
gm71000887
http://lccn.loc.gov/gm71000887


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