Maps [Fort Washington & vicinity.

Format Maps
Dates 1776
Location Fort Washington
New York
United States
Language English
Subjects Capture
Early Works to 1800
Fort Washington (N.Y.)
Fort Washington (New York, N.Y.)
Maps, Manuscript
New York (State)
United States
[Fort Washington & vicinity.
Created / Published
Subject Headings
-  Fort Washington (New York, N.Y.)--Capture, 1776--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
-  United States--New York (State)--Fort Washington (N.Y.)
-  Scale not given.
-  Title from manuscript catalog of Peter Force map collection.
-  Manuscript, pen-and-ink.
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  Shows Fort Washington with the position of Hessian encampment at the time of the capture.
-  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1157
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  AACR2: 440
map, on sheet 32 x 20 cm.
Call Number
G3804.N4:2W3S3 1776 .F6
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
Library of Congress Catalog Number
Other Formats
MODS Record
Dublin Core Record
Catalog Record

Rights & Access

The maps in the Map Collections materials were either published prior to 1922, produced by the United States government, or both (see catalogue records that accompany each map for information regarding date of publication and source). The Library of Congress is providing access to these materials for educational and research purposes and is not aware of any U.S. copyright protection (see Title 17 of the United States Code) or any other restrictions in the Map Collection materials.

Note that the written permission of the copyright owners and/or other rights holders (such as publicity and/or privacy rights) is required for distribution, reproduction, or other use of protected items beyond that allowed by fair use or other statutory exemptions. Responsibility for making an independent legal assessment of an item and securing any necessary permissions ultimately rests with persons desiring to use the item.

Credit Line: Library of Congress, Geography and Map Division.

Rights assessment is your responsibility.

More about Copyright and other Restrictions

For guidance about compiling full citations consult Citing Primary Sources.