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  • [Map showing the Bowery Lane area of Manhattan.

    [Map showing the Bowery Lane area of Manhattan.

    Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown pictorially. In pencil: No. 33. Stamped on verso: John Montresor. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1084 Available also through the Library of ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1760
  • Plan of Carillon ou [sic] Ticonderoga : which was quitted by the Americaines in the night from the 5th to the 6th of July 1777 /

    Plan of Carillon ou [sic] Ticonderoga : which was quitted by ...

    Shows military installations and British troop positions in the vicinity of Fort Ticonderoga (N.Y.) at the time of the Battle of Saratoga (Oct. 1777). Relief shown by hachures. Parts of index in ...

    • Contributor: Capitaine Du Chesnoy, Michel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • [Sketch map of fortifications in the vicinity of Fort Washington, Manhattan Island, New York].

    [Sketch map of fortifications in the vicinity of Fort Washing...

    Relief shown by hachures. In German. Title devised by cataloger. Gift; Carroll B. Cox, Dana Point, Calif.; 1997. DLC From the Johann Carl Philipp von Krafft papers in LC Manuscript Division. Pen-and-ink. ...

    • Contributor: Krafft, Johann Carl Philipp Von
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • Reconnoissance, juillet 1781.

    Reconnoissance, juillet 1781.

    Scale ca. 1:18,400; 700 t[oises] = 75 mm. Alternate title from Philip Lee Phillips' A list of maps of America: Reconnoissance juillet 1781. Ouvrages et redoutes-Morisania [continent] îles de New York, Montresor ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • Plan, Lake Champlain from Fort St. John's to Ticonderoga, with the soundings, rocks, shoals, and sands, surveyed in the years 1778, 1779.

    Plan, Lake Champlain from Fort St. John's to Ticonderoga, wit...

    Scale 1:63,360; 1 mile to 1 in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the left. Shows ships present at the Battle of Valcour Island, Oct. 11, 1776 and a running ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1779
  • A plan of Fort George at the city of New-York.

    A plan of Fort George at the city of New-York.

    Scale ca. 1:330. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the bottom. Includes index to buildings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1139 Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...

    • Contributor: Sauthier, Claude Joseph
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1773
  • A map of the Province of New-York, reduc'd from the large drawing of that Province, compiled from actual surveys by order of His Excellency William Tryon, Esqr., Captain General & Governor of the same, by Claude Joseph Sauthier; to which is added New-Jersey,

    A map of the Province of New-York, reduc'd from the large dra...

    Scale ca. 1:1,050,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Shows administrative boundaries in New York and New Jersey. Also shows portions of Pennsylvania and New England. Two copies. Copy 1, on 2 ...

    • Contributor: Sauthier, Claude Joseph
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Plan of New York and Staten Islands with part of Long Island, survey'd in the years 1781, & 82.

    Plan of New York and Staten Islands with part of Long Island,...

    Scale ca. 1:63,360. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Watermark: J. Whatman. Relief shown by shading. Soundings shown in feet. Shows roads and fortifications. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1100 Available also through ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1782
  • Oyster Bay and Huntington. Huntington Bay.

    Oyster Bay and Huntington. Huntington Bay.

    Scale ca. 1:25,250. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Depths shown by soundings. Includes text and inset "Hell Gate" ca. 1:25,250. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1231 Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • A survey of Lake Champlain including Crown Point and St. Iohn's on which is fixed the line of forty five degrees north lattit. terminating the boundarys betwe[e]n the provinces of Quebec and New York agre[e]able to his Majesty's proclamation done by order and instruction of the Honourable James Murray, esqr., Governor of the Province of Quebec and the Honourable His Majestys Council

    A survey of Lake Champlain including Crown Point and St. Iohn...

    Scale ca. 1:127,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown pictorially and by shading. Sectioned and mounted on cloth backing. In pencil, lower left margin: No. 10. Includes descriptive notes and "References to ...

    • Contributor: Collins, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1765
  • To His Excellency Sr. Henry Moore, Bart., captain general and governour in chief, in & over the Province of New York & the territories depending thereon in America, chancellor & vice admiral of the same. This plan of the city of New York, is most humbly inscribed,

    To His Excellency Sr. Henry Moore, Bart., captain general and...

    Scale ca. 1:5,000. "Survey'd in 1767." Shows ward boundaries. Includes numbered index to buildings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1107 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...

    • Contributor: Ratzer, Bernard
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • A plan of the east part of Long Island Sound from remarks made on board His Majesty's ship the Lark, A.D. 1777.

    A plan of the east part of Long Island Sound from remarks mad...

    Scale ca. 1:127,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC copy annotated: By Lieutt. Knatchbull, Recd. 31 Jany. 1778. Includes directions for navigation and profile "The ...

    • Contributor: Knatchbull, Charles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Sketch of the Heights of Kingsbridge 1777, with the proposed redoubts coloured orange. Old rebel works coloured black.

    Sketch of the Heights of Kingsbridge 1777, with the proposed ...

    Scale ca. 1:7,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Oriented with north to the left LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1165 Available also through the ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Sketch of Forts Clinton & Montgomery, stormed the 6th Octob. 1777 by the troops under the command of Sir Henry Clinton, K.B., Lt. General of H. Maj. forces and commander in chief of New Yorck and its dependencies.

    Sketch of Forts Clinton & Montgomery, stormed the 6th Octob. ...

    Scale ca. 1:11,700. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Relief shown by hachures. Shows routes of troop movements and military units. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Map of that part of Orange County lying to the north of the mountains of the highlands shewing that Chester is a much more central & convenient spott to all the country whereon to erect the new court house than that vulgarly known by the name of Goshen Town.

    Map of that part of Orange County lying to the north of the m...

    Scale 1:79,200; protracted by a scale of 100 chains to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the bottom. Relief shown by shading. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1770
  • A map of the town of Rhinebeck in the County of Dutchess : surveyed in December 1797 and January 1798 /

    A map of the town of Rhinebeck in the County of Dutchess : su...

    Relief shown pictorially. Shows roads, churches, mills, the Hudson River with landings identified by name. Pen and ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the left. Copy imperfect: Minor losses and fading, ...

    • Contributor: Thompson, Alexander
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1798
  • Draft of the lands disputed by Philipse Patent against Beekmans & Rambaults.

    Draft of the lands disputed by Philipse Patent against Beekma...

    Scale 1:31,680; 40 chains to an in. Title from verso. Alternate title from Philip Lee Phillips' A list of maps of America: [Map of Fishkill and vicinity] Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has ...

    • Contributor: Hampton, Jona
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1753
  • A map of the inhabited part of Canada from the French surveys, with the frontiers of New York and New England;

    A map of the inhabited part of Canada from the French surveys...

    Scale ca. 1:800,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Shows the Canadian-United States border from Lake Ontario along the St. Lawrence River to 450 N. latitude, east to the Connecticut ...

    • Contributor: Faden, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Carte de l'entrée de la rivière d'Hudson, dépuis Sandy-Hook jusques à New-York avec les bancs, sondes, marques de navigation &c.

    Carte de l'entrée de la rivière d'Hudson, dépuis Sandy-Hook j...

    Scale ca. 1:70,000. Depths shown by soundings. Relief shown by land form drawings. "339." Includes "Avertissement." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1229 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...

    • Contributor: France. Dépôt Des Cartes Et Plans De La Marine
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • The country twenty five miles round New York,

    The country twenty five miles round New York,

    Scale ca. 1:220,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "Published according to Act of Parliament, 21st November, 1776, by W. Hawkes ... " Shows radial distances. Includes "Chronological table of the most interesting ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • N.W. parts of New York, no. 156.

    N.W. parts of New York, no. 156.

    Scale not given. Title from verso. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Imperfect: Edges deteriorating and hole in left center. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1081 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1750
  • [Coast of Rhode Island and Long Island from Narragansett Bay to Peconic Bay.

    [Coast of Rhode Island and Long Island from Narragansett Bay ...

    Scale ca. 1:115,000. Relief shown by hachures. Soundings shown in feet. Shows coast of most of Rhode Island, small portion of Connecticut, and part of Long Island from Narragansett Bay to Peconic ...

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1779
  • Plan de West-Pointe du nord levé a vue.

    Plan de West-Pointe du nord levé a vue.

    Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Shows fortifications. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1205 Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Contributor: Deux Ponts, Christian
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1782
  • [Plan of the country at and in the vicinity of Forts Lee and Independency, showing the position of the British Army.

    [Plan of the country at and in the vicinity of Forts Lee and ...

    Scale ca. 1:160,000. Title from Philip Lee Phillips' A list of maps of America. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Shows British and Hessian troop positions in eastern Bergen County, New Jersey ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • [Plan de New-York et des îles environnantes.

    [Plan de New-York et des îles environnantes.

    Scale ca. 1:10,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Title from manuscript label on verso as originally mounted. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Shows fortifications. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • Connecticut and parts adjacent.

    Connecticut and parts adjacent.

    Scale ca. 1:375,000. Relief shown pictorially. Shows counties, towns, rivers, and post roads. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1023 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...

    • Contributor: Covens Et Mortier Et Covens, Junior
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • Marche de l'armée française de Providence à la Rivière du Nord.

    Marche de l'armée française de Providence à la Rivière du Nord.

    Scale ca. 1:200,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink (black and red) and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 830 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • A tracing relating to Fort Washington or Knyphausen.

    A tracing relating to Fort Washington or Knyphausen.

    Scale ca. 1:9,300. Alternate title from William Faden's Catalogue of a curious and valuable collection: The northern part of the island of New York. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Title and construction lines ...

    • Contributor: Sauthier, Claude Joseph
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Project for the attack of Ticonderoga, proposed to be put in execution as near as the circumstances and ground will admit of. May 29th. 1759.

    Project for the attack of Ticonderoga, proposed to be put in ...

    Scale ca. 1:15,400. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Includes index to military positions. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 38 ...

    • Contributor: Brasier, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1759
  • A chart of Delaware Bay and River : containing a full and exact description of the shores, creeks, harbours, soundings, shoals, sands, and bearings of the most considerable land marks, from the capes to Philadelphia /

    A chart of Delaware Bay and River : containing a full and exa...

    Scale ca. 1:275,000. Oriented with north to the right. Depths shown by soundings. Shows ship channels. Includes list of subscribers and "Tide table." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...

    • Contributor: Fisher, Joshua
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Plan of the attack on Fort William Henry and Ticonderoga; showing the road from Fort Edward, Montcalm's camp and wharf of landing, &c.

    Plan of the attack on Fort William Henry and Ticonderoga; sho...

    Scale 1:253,440; 4 miles to an in. Title from Philip Lee Phillips' A list of maps of America, p. 852. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Has watermark. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...

    • Contributor: [Montrésor, James Gabriel]
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1757
  • A plan of the Forts Montgomery & Clinton as taken by His Majesty's forces under the command of Genl. Sr. Henry Clinton the 6th. of Octr. 1777.

    A plan of the Forts Montgomery & Clinton as taken by His Maje...

    Scale ca. 1:18,000 (not ca. 1:6,000 as depicted by bar scale). Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. Pictorial map. Includes index entitled "Explanation." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1189 Available also ...

    • Contributor: Holland, Samuel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • [New York Island. Military; unfinished.

    [New York Island. Military; unfinished.

    Scale ca. 1:9,500. Title from manuscript catalog of Peter Force map collection. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Shows fortifications and redoubts north of the vicinity of Hell Gate before the battle ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Sketch of the rebel works at West Point as taken from the description of them given by a deserter who came to Stoney Point, 9th June, 1779.

    Sketch of the rebel works at West Point as taken from the des...

    Scale ca. 1:11,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. Shows fortifications and amounts of ordnance. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1203 Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1779
  • [Fort Edward to Crown Point.

    [Fort Edward to Crown Point.

    Scale ca. 1:250,000. Title from manuscript catalog of the Peter Force map collection. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. In pencil: No. 26. "The original of this plan was found with General de Diskau when he ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1755
  • Baye et port d'Yorc, capitale de la Nouvelle Yorc.

    Baye et port d'Yorc, capitale de la Nouvelle Yorc.

    Scale ca. 1:63,000. Depths shown by soundings. "Tome I. No. 32." From the author's Le petit atlas maritime. 1764. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1223 Available also through the Library of ...

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1764
  • A map of the Province of New-York, reduc'd from the large drawing of that Province, compiled from actual surveys by order of His Excellency William Tryon, Esqr. Captain General & Governor of the same,

    A map of the Province of New-York, reduc'd from the large dra...

    Scale ca. 1:1,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridian: New York. Shows administrative boundaries in New York and New Jersey. Also shows portions of Pennsylvania and New England. LC Maps ...

    • Contributor: Sauthier, Claude Joseph
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • [Map of Stony and Verplanck Points on the Hudson River as fortified by Sir Henry Clinton June 1779.

    [Map of Stony and Verplanck Points on the Hudson River as for...

    Scale ca. 1:20,400. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1198 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1779
  • A plan of St. Georges Ferry on Nassau-Island made the 10th August 1774,

    A plan of St. Georges Ferry on Nassau-Island made the 10th Au...

    Scale 1:240; 20 ft. to an in. Title on verso: St. Georges Ferry. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Watermark: J. Whatman [and a fleur-de-lis in a cross surmounted by a crown, over the ...

    • Contributor: Bancker, Gerard
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1774
  • The provinces of New York, and New Jersey; with part of Pensilvania and the province of Quebec. Drawn by Major Holland, Surveyor General of the Northern District in America.

    The provinces of New York, and New Jersey; with part of Pensi...

    Scale ca. 1:650,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: London. Insets: A chart of the mouth of Hudsons River, from Sandy Hook to New York.--Plan of Amboy with its environs from ...

    • Contributor: Pownall, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • A map of part of New-York Island showing a plan of Fort Washington, now call'd Ft. Kniphausen with the rebels lines on the south part, from which they were driven on the 16th of November 1776 by the troupes under the orders of the Earl of Percy.

    A map of part of New-York Island showing a plan of Fort Washi...

    Scale ca. 1:9,300. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1162 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...

    • Contributor: Sauthier, Claude Joseph
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • A survey of Frog's Neck and the rout[e] of the British Army to the 24th of October 1776, under the command of His Excellency the Honorable William Howe, General and Commander in Chief of His Majesty's forces, &ca, &ca, &ca.

    A survey of Frog's Neck and the rout[e] of the British Army t...

    Scale 1:24,000; 2,000 ft. to 1 in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by shading. Includes "References to the plan." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1152 Available also through ...

    • Contributor: Blaskowitz, Charles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Part of the counties of Charlotte and Albany, in the Province of New York : being the seat of war between the King's forces under Lieut. Gen. Burgoyne and the rebel army /

    Part of the counties of Charlotte and Albany, in the Province...

    Scale ca. 1:575,000. "For the London magazine 1778." Relief shown pictorially. Shows forts and roads from Albany to Ticonderoga. 1 map ; 25 x 19 cm.

    • Contributor: Kitchin, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • Reconnoissance des ouvrages du nord de l'Isle de Newyork dont on a déterminé géometriquement les principaux points le 22 et le 23 juillet.

    Reconnoissance des ouvrages du nord de l'Isle de Newyork dont...

    Scale ca. 1:10,300; échelle de 600 toises = 94 cm. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown by hachures. Shows forts and redoubts. Indexed. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1215 ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • Position des Armées amériquaine et françoise à Kings-ferry, Peaks-hill, Crompond et Hunts-taverne du 17. septembre au 20 octobre 1782.

    Position des Armées amériquaine et françoise à Kings-ferry, P...

    Scale ca. 1:27,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. Kings Ferry operated between Verplank Point and Stony Point. "Peaks-hill" was about 3 miles south of the center of ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1782
  • [Map of defenses of New York Island from Fort Washington to Fort Independence, with redoubts, etc. planned between.

    [Map of defenses of New York Island from Fort Washington to F...

    Scale ca. 1:9,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. Shows earthworks and troops on New York Island and redoubts above Kingsbridge proposed by the British in 1777. LC ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Skecth [sic] of the road from Kings Bridge to White Plains.

    Skecth [sic] of the road from Kings Bridge to White Plains.

    Scale ca. 1:32,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Shows roads in Westchester and Bronx counties, New York and Hessian military units in Westchester County, some in more than one ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • A chart of the bar of Sandy Hook the entrance of Hudson's River in the Province of New Jersey;

    A chart of the bar of Sandy Hook the entrance of Hudson's Riv...

    Scale ca. 1:30,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1293 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map ...

    • Contributor: Hills, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1782
  • Position du camp de l'armée combinée a Philipsburg du 6 juillet au 19 aoust.

    Position du camp de l'armée combinée a Philipsburg du 6 juill...

    Scale ca. 1:80,000; 2,000 toises = 40 mm. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. Shows area from Staten Island to Tarrytown, N.Y. Includes "Legende." LC Maps of North ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • Map of Queens Village or Lloyd Neck in Queens County on the north side of Long Island in the Province (now State) of New York. Situated near the parallel of 41 degrees north lattitude.

    Map of Queens Village or Lloyd Neck in Queens County on the n...

    Scale ca. 1:2,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Has watermarks. A sketch map showing locations of houses, with owners' names, ponds, etc. A "fort block house built by ye enemy" [i.e. British] and "An inlet ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • The seat of action, between the British and American forces; or, An authentic plan of the western part of Long Island, with the engagement of the 27th August 1776 between the King's forces and the Americans: containing also Staten Island, and the environs of Amboy and New York, with the course of Hudsons River, from Courtland, the great magazine of the American Army, to Sandy Hook,

    The seat of action, between the British and American forces; ...

    Scale ca. 1:215,000. Hand colored. Has watermarks. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1146 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map, 45 x 39 ...

    • Contributor: Holland, Samuel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • [Old map of Brooklyn and greater part of King's County, Long Island.

    [Old map of Brooklyn and greater part of King's County, Long ...

    Scale ca. 1:82,000. Title from P. L. Phillips' A list of maps of America, p. 175. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Oriented with north to the bottom. Relief shown pictorially. In pencil: No. 32. Includes ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1770
  • [Part of a map of the Hudson Highlands showing Forts Clinton and Montgomery.

    [Part of a map of the Hudson Highlands showing Forts Clinton ...

    Scale ca. 1:70,000 (not "1 English mile to a foot"). Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Has watermarks. Northern of two or more sheets. Incorrect scale note in ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Baye de la Delaware avec les ports, sondes, dangers, bancs, &c. depuis les caps jusqu'à Philadelphie

    Baye de la Delaware avec les ports, sondes, dangers, bancs, &...

    Scale ca. 1:230,000. Oriented with north to the right. Depths shown by soundings. Includes inset of Philadelphia, text, and "Table des marées." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1357 Available also through ...

    • Contributor: Le Rouge, Georges Louis
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • A chart of Delaware Bay and River : from the original /

    A chart of Delaware Bay and River : from the original /

    Nautical chart showing shoals, tidal flats, ship channels, shoreline anchorages, and port towns up to Philadelphia. Oriented with north to the right. LC copy imperfect: Mounted on cloth backing, fold-lined, trimmed at ...

    • Contributor: Fisher, Joshua
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1779
  • Nord de l'Ile de New-York.

    Nord de l'Ile de New-York.

    Scale ca. 1:19,000; 600 t[oises] = 93 mm. Alternate title: Nord de l'Isle de New-York. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by hachures. Indexed for military ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • Three maps [i.e. map on 3 sheets] of northern New Jersey, with reference to the boundary between New York and New Jersey.

    Three maps [i.e. map on 3 sheets] of northern New Jersey, wit...

    Scale ca. 1:180,000. Title from William Faden's Catalogue of a curious and valuable collection of original maps and plans. Boston, 1862. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Imperfect: ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1769
  • [Plan of the encampment and position of the army under His Excelly. Lt. General Burgoyne at Swords House on Hudson's River on Septr. 17th, with the positions of that part of the army engaged on the 19th Septr. 1777.

    [Plan of the encampment and position of the army under His Ex...

    Scale ca. 1:14,400. Title from engraved copy published by William Faden, 1780. (Faden 68). Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Relief shown by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1180 Available also through the Library ...

    • Contributor: Wilkinson, William Cumberland
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • [Frog's Point avec batteries de Partie de Longue Island.

    [Frog's Point avec batteries de Partie de Longue Island.

    Scale ca. 1:7,700. Folded title, on label: Reconnoissance de King's bridge. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Relief shown by shading. Sectioned and mounted on ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • A plan of the division line between the provinces of New-York and Quebec. In the 45th degree of north latitude. Survey'd in the year 1771 & 1772.

    A plan of the division line between the provinces of New-York...

    Scale ca. 1:125,000. Manuscript, black and red ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Map shows primarily Vermont with Québec (Province) and New York (State) LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1071 ...

    • Contributor: Valentine, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1772
  • A Map of Ticonderoga with the old and new lines and batteries,

    A Map of Ticonderoga with the old and new lines and batteries,

    Scale ca. 1:2,300. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Includes notes. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1175 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • A topographical map of the northn. part of New York Island, exhibiting the plan of Fort Washington, now Fort Knyphausen, with the rebels lines to the southward, which were forced by the troops under the command of the Rt. Honble. Earl Percy, on the 16th Novr. 1776, and survey'd immediately after by order of His Lordship. To which is added the attack made to the northd. by the Hessians.

    A topographical map of the northn. part of New York Island, e...

    Scale ca. 1:20,000. Hand colored. Has watermark. Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes descriptive index. col. map, 48 x 27 ...

    • Contributor: Sauthier, Claude Joseph
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Plano de la Bahia de la Ware y entrada de Filadelfie ...

    Plano de la Bahia de la Ware y entrada de Filadelfie ...

    Scale ca. 1:200,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Soundings shown in fathoms. No. "41." LC Luso-Hispanic World, 848 Includes sailing directions and index. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...

    • Contributor: Campo, Josef Del
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • [Disposition of British troops, with fortifications north of Fort Knipehausen, i.e. Fort Washington to Fort Independence.

    [Disposition of British troops, with fortifications north of ...

    Scale ca. 1:10,600. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Shows military unit members. "No. 31." Stamped on label on verso: Montresor. Includes table "Cantoonments between Fort Knypehausen and McGowans Pass." LC Maps ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • A plan of the city of New-York & its environs to Greenwich, on the north or Hudsons River, and to Crown Point, on the east or Sound River, shewing the several streets, publick buildings, docks, fort & battery, with the true form & course of the commanding grounds, with and without the town.

    A plan of the city of New-York & its environs to Greenwich, o...

    Scale ca. 1:6,300. Relief shown by hachures. Dedicated to Major Gen. Thos. Gage. Described in I. N. P. Stokes' Iconography of Manhattan Island. Includes descriptive note, "References," and inset of "A chart ...

    • Contributor: Montrésor, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1766
  • Plan of the redoubts at Richmond on Staten Island, 30th October 1779.

    Plan of the redoubts at Richmond on Staten Island, 30th Octob...

    Scale 1:480; 40 ft. to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and brown wash. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1201 ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1779
  • Sketch of West Point.

    Sketch of West Point.

    Scale ca. 1:20,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink on tracing paper. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by hachures. Shows fortifications. Based on John Hinncks' West Point. 1783. LC Maps of North America, ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1783
  • A map containing part of the Provinces of New York and New Jersey,

    A map containing part of the Provinces of New York and New Je...

    Scale ca. 1:126,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by shading. Shows area between the Hudson and Delaware Rivers, from Kingston, N.Y. to Trenton, including names of some property owners. LC Maps ...

    • Contributor: Skinner, Andrew
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • Plan of Governor's, Kennedy's, and Brown's Islan[ds] and Red Hook together with part of the Bay and soundings, shewing the position they bear to each other and to New York, September 18th. 1766. By order of His Excellency Major General Gage, Commander in Chief of His Majesty's forces in North America.

    Plan of Governor's, Kennedy's, and Brown's Islan[ds] and Red ...

    Scale 1:4,800; 400 ft. to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Imperfect: Margins torn. Relief shown by hachures. Soundings shown in fathoms. Signed in different ink: W. B. Porter. LC ...

    • Contributor: Montrésor, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1766
  • A plan of New York Island, with part of Long Island, Staten Island & east New Jersey, with a particular description of the engagement on the woody heights of Long Island, between Flatbush and Brooklyn, on the 27th of August 1776 between His Majesty's forces commanded by General Howe and the Americans under Major General Putnam, shewing also the landing of the British Army on New-York Island, and the taking of the city of New-York &c. on the 15th of September following, with the subsequent disposition of both the armies.

    A plan of New York Island, with part of Long Island, Staten I...

    Scale ca. 1:85,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Shows information to Sept. 23, 1776. Pictorial map. Annotated in lower right corner in pencil: 3rd impression. Includes "References ...

    • Contributor: Faden, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • [A chart of New York Island & North River: East River, passage through Hell Gate, Flushing Bay, Hampstead Bay, Oyster, Huntington Bay, Cow Harbour, East Chester Inlet, Rochell, Rye, Patrick Islands, ec.

    [A chart of New York Island & North River: East River, passag...

    Scale ca. 1:50,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC copy incomplete: Western half missing. Shows Long Island north shore from Eaton's Neck west to Cow Bay. map on sheet ...

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W. - [Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1770
  • Map of the progress of His Majesty's armies in New York, during the late campaign, illustrating the accounts.

    Map of the progress of His Majesty's armies in New York, duri...

    Scale ca. 1:316,800. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. From the Gentleman's magazine, v. 46, suppl. for 1776. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1151 Available also through the Library of ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • [Plan de New-York et les environs.

    [Plan de New-York et les environs.

    Scale ca. 1:82,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. "Legende" indicates earthworks, forts, etc. with indication of number of soldiers to man them. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1214 ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • The provinces of New York and New Jersey; with part of Pensilvania, and the Province of Quebec.

    The provinces of New York and New Jersey; with part of Pensil...

    Scale ca. 1:650,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows administrative divisions. From Thomas Jeffery's American atlas. 1778. Insets: A chart of the mouth of Hudson's River, from Sandy Hook to New York.--A ...

    • Contributor: Pownall, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Plan of the attack of Fort Clinton and Montgomery which where [sic] stormed by His Majesty's forces under the command of Sr. Henry Clinton, KB, the 6th of October 1777.

    Plan of the attack of Fort Clinton and Montgomery which where...

    Scale ca. 1:21,120. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown by shading. Pictorial map. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1195 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...

    • Contributor: Hills, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1782
  • Map of the northern parts of New York.

    Map of the northern parts of New York.

    Scale 1:126,720; 2 miles to an in. Title from verso. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Shows the Hudson River from Albany to Fort Edward, the Mohawk and Hoosic rivers, Schoharie Creek, roads and ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1758
  • Position of the army on the 8th Octbr. 1777.

    Position of the army on the 8th Octbr. 1777.

    Scale ca. 1:7,200. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Shows British and German troop positions. Includes key to the military units. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1179 Available also ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • The southern part of the Province of New York : with part of the adjoining colonies /

    The southern part of the Province of New York : with part of ...

    Scale ca. 1:1,150,000. "For the London magazine 1778." Relief shown pictorially. Text on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 1 map ; 25 x ...

    • Contributor: Kitchin, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • The course of Delaware River from Philadelphia to Chester, exhibiting the several works erected by the rebels to defend its passage, with the attacks made upon them by His Majesty's land & sea forces.

    The course of Delaware River from Philadelphia to Chester, ex...

    Scale ca. 1:33,200. Hand colored. Shows soundings and disposition of ships, etc. Includes "A sketch of Fort Island" and "Profile and plan of the sunk frames or chevaux de frise which formed ...

    • Contributor: Faden, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • Sketch of New York, narrows & part of Long Island with the roads.

    Sketch of New York, narrows & part of Long Island with the ro...

    Scale ca. 1:23,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. Soundings in fathoms. Shows distances. In margin, upper left corner: No. 18. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1227 ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • [A Plan of the city of New York.

    [A Plan of the city of New York.

    Scale ca. 1:6,300. Title from Philip Lee Phillips' A list of maps of America. 1901. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Relief shown by shading and hachures. ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • [Maps of the expedition from Canada of Gen. Burgoyne]

    [Maps of the expedition from Canada of Gen. Burgoyne]

    Scales vary. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Maps no. 4 and 5 have hinged overlays showing different positions. From John Burgoyne's A state of the expedition from Canada. 1780. Includes indexed ...

    • Contributor: Faden, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780

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  • 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.

    A plan of the Narrows of Hells-gate in the East River, near w...

    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 ...

    • Contributor: Blaskowitz, Charles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Carte de la baye et rivière de Délaware contenant une éxacte et entiére description des rivages, criques, havres, sondes, bas-sonds, sables et les gissements des marques les plus considérables du pays, depuis les caps James et May jusqu'à Philadelphie, suivant la carte originale,

    Carte de la baye et rivière de Délaware contenant une éxacte ...

    Scale ca. 1:31,000. Hand colored. Depths shown by soundings. Includes text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 58 x 42 cm.

    • Contributor: Fisher, Joshua
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • Sault du Niagara, de 135 pieds de haut.

    Sault du Niagara, de 135 pieds de haut.

    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. view 18 x 26 cm.

    • Contributor: Le Rouge, Georges Louis
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1755
  • Plan of the attack the rebels on Long Island, by an officer of the Army.

    Plan of the attack the rebels on Long Island, by an officer o...

    Scale ca. 1:125,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Annotated showing additional names in a different hand. Includes "Explanation." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1147 Available also through the Library of ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • A draught of Lake George, and part of Hudson's River taken September 1756

    A draught of Lake George, and part of Hudson's River taken Se...

    Scale ca. 1:253,440. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north toward the lower left. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Indexed for points of interest. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, ...

    • Contributor: Loring, Joshua
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1756
  • Design for Governor's Island.

    Design for Governor's Island.

    Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. At head of title, in pencil: No. 50. Stamped on verso: John Montresor. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1142 Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Contributor: Montrésor, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1760
  • A chart of Delawar Bay, with soundings and nautical observations.

    A chart of Delawar Bay, with soundings and nautical observati...

    Scale ca. 1:150,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC copy imperfect: Deteriorated along left and right margins. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1779
  • Sketch of Forts Clinton & Montgomery,

    Sketch of Forts Clinton & Montgomery,

    Scale ca. 1:11,700. Manuscript, pen-and-ink on tracing paper. Pictorial map. Shows area from Stony Point where British troops landed to above Fort Montgomery, routes of troop movements and military units. Sheet 72 ...

    • Contributor: Wangenheim, Friedrich Adam Julius Von
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • A plan of the city and environs of New York in North America.

    A plan of the city and environs of New York in North America.

    General street map showing selected letter-keyed buildings in built-up area and field lines with generalized land use in rural areas. Relief shown by hachures. Also shows "Road to Kings Bridge where the ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • A map of the Province of New York, with part of Pensilvania, and New England,

    A map of the Province of New York, with part of Pensilvania, ...

    Scale ca. 1:320,000. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Shows administrative divisions. Inscribed: To the Right Honourable Sir Jeffery Amherst ... by his most obliged humble servant, John Montrésor, engineer. Prime meridian: ...

    • Contributor: Montrésor, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • A map of the country in which the army under Lt. General Burgoyne acted in the campaign of 1777, shewing the marches of the army & the places of the principal actions.

    A map of the country in which the army under Lt. General Burg...

    Scale ca. 1:640,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Has watermarks. Second copy of sheet 1: complete set of maps at Faden, William [Maps of the expedition from Canada of Gen. Burgoyne] ...

    • Contributor: Medcalfe
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • Carte de l'entrée de la rivière d'Hudson, dépuis Sandy-Hook jusques à New-York avec les bancs, sondes, marques de navigation &c.

    Carte de l'entrée de la rivière d'Hudson, dépuis Sandy-Hook j...

    Scale ca. 1:70,000. Hand colored. Depths shown by soundings. Relief shown by land form drawings. Includes "Avertissement." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1230 Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...

    • Contributor: France. Dépôt Des Cartes Et Plans De La Marine
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • Plan of the city of New York.

    Plan of the city of New York.

    Scale ca. 1:13,000. Hand colored. Shows ward boundaries. Includes index to buildings. Wheat & Brun. Maps and Charts (1978 ed.) 387 LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1113 Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: McComb, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1789
  • [Powder horn with hand-drawn map of the Hudson River (above Albany), Mohawk River, Niagara region, and Lake Ontario in New York Province].

    [Powder horn with hand-drawn map of the Hudson River (above A...

    Untitled pictorial depiction of rivers and fortifications on conical powder horn. Present title devised by cataloguer. Manuscript: Black/brown inks on bovine horn, shellacked. Has pewter pouring spout attached at narrow end and ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1770
  • A Plan of the works on Spikendevil Hill with the ground in front, protracted from a scale of 200 feet to an inch.

    A Plan of the works on Spikendevil Hill with the ground in fr...

    Scale 1:2,400. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by shading. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1169 Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • Attaque de l'armée des provinciaux dans Long Island du 27. aoust 1776; dessin de l'isle de New-York et des Etats.

    Attaque de l'armée des provinciaux dans Long Island du 27. ao...

    Scale ca. 1:100,000. Hand colored. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. Indexed. LC copy imperfect: A hole in middle of Manhattan Island. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1149 Available also through ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • A chorographical map of the Province of New-York in North America, divided into counties, manors, patents and townships; exhibiting likewise all the private grants of land made and located in that Province;

    A chorographical map of the Province of New-York in North Ame...

    Scale ca. 1:322,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: London. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by form lines. Inscribed: To His Excellency Major General William Tryon ... "Advertisement. The tracts of land coloured ...

    • Contributor: Sauthier, Claude Joseph
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1779
  • A plan of New York Island, with part of Long Island, Staten Island & east New Jersey, with a particular description of the engagement on the woody heights of Long Island, between Flatbush and Brooklyn, on the 27th of August 1776 between His Majesty's forces commanded by General Howe and the Americans under Major General Putnam, with the subsequent disposition of both armies.

    A plan of New York Island, with part of Long Island, Staten I...

    Scale ca. 1:85,000. Hand colored. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Pictorial map. Annotated in lower right corner in pencil: 2d impression. In lower margin: An account of ...

    • Contributor: Faden, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • To His Excellency Sr. Henry Moore, Bart., captain general and governour in chief in & over the province of New York & the territories depending thereon in America, chancellor & vice admiral of the same, this plan of the city of New York is most humbly inscribed /

    To His Excellency Sr. Henry Moore, Bart., captain general and...

    "Survey'd in 1767." Shows ward names and boundaries. Relief shown by hachures. First state--before addition of Faden & Jefferys imprint. Includes index of "References" and coat-of-arms. LC copy fold-lined and accompanied by ...

    • Contributor: Ratzer, Bernard
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1769
  • Pensylvania, Nova Jersey et Nova York cum regionibus ad Fluvium Delaware in America sitis /

    Pensylvania, Nova Jersey et Nova York cum regionibus ad Fluvi...

    Relief shown pictorially. Also covers New England (distorted) and northern Chesapeake region. Title in Latin; notes in German and Latin; legend in Latin, German, and English. Unidentified meridian. Provinces indicated by col. ...

    • Contributor: Lotter, Tobias Conrad
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1748
  • Plan of the attack of the Forts Clinton & Montgomery, upon Hudsons River, which were stormed by His Majesty's forces under the command of Sir Henry Clinton, K.B., on the 6th of Octr. 1777.

    Plan of the attack of the Forts Clinton & Montgomery, upon Hu...

    Scale ca. 1:21,250. Hand colored. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Pictorial map. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1196 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...

    • Contributor: Hills, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1784
  • [Unfinished draught for a topographical map of the northern part of New York Island.

    [Unfinished draught for a topographical map of the northern p...

    Scale ca. 1:7,500. Manuscript, pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. Relief shown by shading. Shows Fort Lee, Fort Washington, Fort Independence, the 8 redoubts built by the British to command Kingsbridge, troop symbols, and ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • A Map of the route from the city of Albany to the Fort Osswego on the Lake of Cataroque.

    A Map of the route from the city of Albany to the Fort Ossweg...

    Scale ca. 1:410,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Watermark: I. Villedary. Also shows the route from Albany to "Crown Point, belonging to the French." Includes "An account of miles from the city of ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1750