Format Maps
Contributors Blaskowitz, Charles
Dates 1776
Location East River
Hell Gate
New York
New York City
United States
Language English
Subjects Buildings, Structures, Etc
Fortification
Hell Gate, East River
New York
New York (N.Y.)
New York (State)
United States
Title
A plan of the Narrows of Hells-gate in the East River, near which batteries of cannon and mortars were erected on Long Island with a view to take off the defences and make breaches in the rebel fort on the opposite shore to facilitate a landing of troops on New York Island.
Contributor Names
Blaskowitz, Charles.
Created / Published
[1776]
Subject Headings
-  Fortification--New York (State)--New York
-  New York (N.Y.)--Buildings, structures, etc
-  Hell Gate, East River
-  United States--New York (State)--New York
-  United States--New York (State)--Hell Gate, East River
Notes
-  Scale ca. 1:2,400.
-  Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor.
-  Has watermarks.
-  Relief shown by shading.
-  In upper margin: no. 6.
-  Includes "References."
-  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1154
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
col. map, 46 x 59 cm.
Call Number
G3804.N4R4 1776 .B5
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3804n ar115400 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3804n.ar115400
Library of Congress Catalog Number
gm71000922
http://lccn.loc.gov/gm71000922


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