Format Maps
Dates 1780
Location Island
Rhode Island
United States
Language French
Subjects Defenses
Early Works to 1800
Maps, Manuscript
Newport (R.I.)
Rhode Island
Rhode Island (Island)
Rhode Island (R.I. : Island)
United States
Plan de la ville, port, et rade de Newport, avec une partie de Rhode-Island occupée par l'armée française aux ordres de Mr. Le comte de Rochambeau, et de l'escadre française commandée.
Created / Published
Subject Headings
-  Newport (R.I.)--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
-  Rhode Island (R.I. : Island)--Defenses--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
-  United States--Rhode Island--Newport
-  United States--Rhode Island--Rhode Island (Island)
-  Scale ca. 1:26,200.
-  Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor.
-  Has watermarks.
-  Relief shown by form lines and shading.
-  Shows fortifications, fields of fire, and positions of French naval vessels.
-  Oriented with north toward the upper right.
-  Includes index to defenses.
-  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1018
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  AACR2: 440; 651/1
col. map 58 x 61 cm.
Call Number
G3774.N4S3 1780 .P51
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3774n ar101800
Library of Congress Catalog Number

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