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  • [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
  • 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 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
  • 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
  • Plan of the attack on the provincial army on Long Island, August 27th 1776. With the draughts of New York Island, Staten Island, and the adjacent part of the continent.

    Plan of the attack on the provincial army on Long Island, Aug...

    Scale ca. 1:100,000. Manuscript title on verso: Attack Long Island, 1776. Hand colored. Has watermarks. Includes "Explanation." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1148 Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • [Fort Washington & vicinity.

    [Fort Washington & vicinity.

    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 ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • 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
  • 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. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1078 Available also through the Library of ...

    • Contributor: Kitchin, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • 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
  • An accurate plan of the country between New York and Philadelphia : with the dispositions of the forces.

    An accurate plan of the country between New York and Philadel...

    Shows positions of British (red) and American (blue) forces along the major highways between New York City and Philadelphia. Relief shown pictorially. At foot of title: Extracted from the Gazette of Tuesday, ...

    • Contributor: Pyle, Stephen
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • A plan of the attack of Fort Washington, now Fort Knyphausen, and of the American lines on New-York Island by the King's troops, on the 16th of November 1776.

    A plan of the attack of Fort Washington, now Fort Knyphausen,...

    Scale ca. 1:20,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. Includes descriptive index. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1159 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...

    • Contributor: Sauthier, Claude Joseph
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Plan of the works opposite Hell-Gate.

    Plan of the works opposite Hell-Gate.

    Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1153 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map, on sheet 12 x 11 cm.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • [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
  • 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, 1st November, 1776, by W. Hawkes ... " Shows radial distances. Includes "Chronological table of the most interesting ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • [New York Island.  Military.  Unfinished.

    [New York Island. Military. Unfinished.

    Scale ca. 1:12,000. Title from manuscript catalog of Peter Force map collection. Title in manuscript on verso "A topographical map of the north part of New York Island." Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • 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 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
  • The Attack and defeat of the American fleet under Benedict Arnold by the King's fleet commanded by Sir Guy Carleton upon Lake Champlain in "11th" of "Octr." 1776.

    The Attack and defeat of the American fleet under Benedict Ar...

    Scale ca. 1:70,000. Manuscript, pen and ink. Relief shown by hachures. Date in title changed to "11th" of "Octr." Annotation added to title: From a sketch taken by an officer on the ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • [Westchester County coast, New Rochelle to Horseneck River: unfinished.

    [Westchester County coast, New Rochelle to Horseneck River: u...

    Scale ca. 1:96,000. Title from manuscript catalog of Peter Force map collection. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and pencil. Has watermark. An unfinished sketch with pencil construction lines, some names pencilled in, and notes only ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • The attack and defeat of the American fleet under Benedict Arnold, by the Kings fleet commanded by Captn. Thos. Pringle, upon Lake Champlain, the 11th of October, 1776.

    The attack and defeat of the American fleet under Benedict Ar...

    Scale ca. 1:70,000. Relief shown by hachures. Includes "An account of the expedition of the British fleet on Lake Champlain, under the command of Captain Thomas Pringle, and of the defeat of ...

    • Contributor: Faden, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • West Point, surveyed a coup d'oeil the 24th October, laid down the 27th October 1783.

    West Point, surveyed a coup d'oeil the 24th October, laid dow...

    Scale ca. 1:21,000. Manuscript, pencil. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north to the right. Includes "References" and notes on structure, strength, and location of fortifications and profiles of "Fort ...

    • Contributor: Hinncks, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1783
  • [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
  • A Plan of Albany, as it was in the year 1758.

    A Plan of Albany, as it was in the year 1758.

    Scale 1:12,000; 1,000 ft. to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by shading. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1129 Available also through the ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1759
  • 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 - Montrésor, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1766
  • 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 - Montrésor, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Sketch of Stoney & Verplank's Points upon the North River, as taken possession of, and fortified by His Excellency Sir H: Clinton in June 1779.

    Sketch of Stoney & Verplank's Points upon the North River, as...

    Scale ca. 1:11,140. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. Shows "Rebel works" as well as additions made by the British. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1199 Available ...

    • 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
  • [Country between North River and Croton River.

    [Country between North River and Croton River.

    Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Title from manuscript catalog of Peter Force map collection. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by hachures. French. Mounted portion on right side wanting. Includes ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • 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 - France. Dépôt Des Cartes Et Plans De La Marine
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • Sketch of the White Plains,

    Sketch of the White Plains,

    Scale 1:6,000; 500 ft. to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Shows disposition of British, Hessian, and American forces. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1156 ...

    • Contributor: Blaskowitz, Charles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • 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
  • West Point.

    West Point.

    Scale ca. 1:20,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the right. Has watermarks. Relief shown by shading. Shows fortifications. Includes profiles of "Fort Putnam" and "Fort Willit." Based on John ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1783
  • [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 and shading. Soundings shown in feet. Shows coast of most of Rhode Island, small portion of Connecticut, and part of Long Island from Narragansett Bay ...

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1779
  • Sketch of the Heights of Kingsbridge, with the proposed redouts couloured yellow.

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

    Scale ca. 1:7,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Oriented with north to the left. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Shows proposed British redoubts, "rebel redout," and "Fort Independence." In upper ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Position of the detachment under Lieut't Col. Baum & attacks of the enemy on the 16th August at Walmscock near Benington, 1777.

    Position of the detachment under Lieut't Col. Baum & attacks ...

    Scale ca. 1:6,000; 200 paces to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by hachures. Shows troop positions of battle fought in the ...

    • Contributor: Durnford, Desmaretz
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Operations in America. No. 2.

    Operations in America. No. 2.

    Scale ca. 1:13,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Title from verso in pencil. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Has watermark. Shows area west of the Hudson River and Staten Island. Shows place ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • Mappa geographica Provinciæ Nova Eboraci ab Anglis New-York dictæ ex ampliori delineatione ad exactas dimensiones concinnata in arctius spatium redacta cura Claudii Josephi Sauthier cui accedit Nova Jersey ex topographicis observationibus.

    Mappa geographica Provinciæ Nova Eboraci ab Anglis New-York d...

    Scale ca. 1:1,050,000. Title in upper margin: Carte geographique des provinces Neu-York et Neu-Jersey en Amérique publié par les Heritiers de Homann 1778. Hand colored. Prime meridian: New York. Relief shown by ...

    • Contributor: Homann Erben (Firm)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • 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
  • The provinces of New York, and New Jersey; with part of Pensilvania, and the governments of Trois Rivières, and Montreal:

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

    Scale ca. 1:650,000. Title in upper margin: A chorographical map of the country between Albany, Oswego, Fort Frontenac, and les Trois Rivières ... Drawn from authentic surveys by Thomas Jefferys, geographer to ...

    • Contributor: Holland, Samuel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1768
  • 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
  • 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,

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

    Scale ca. 1:20,000. Relief shown by hachures LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1160 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map, 47 x 27 ...

    • Contributor: Sauthier, Claude Joseph
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • A Portion of New York from the Hudson River west to the Unadilla Branch of the Susquehanna River; from the Delaware River north to Fort Stanwix.

    A Portion of New York from the Hudson River west to the Unadi...

    Scale ca. 1:65,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor on parchment. Area is divided into the various tracts of land with the owners identified. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1079 Available also through ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1700
  • A survey of Lake Champlain, including Lake George, Crown Point, and St. John.

    A survey of Lake Champlain, including Lake George, Crown Poin...

    Scale ca. 1:400,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Shows naval actions at Valcour Island and Buttonmold Bay in Oct. 1776. From the publishers' The American military pocket atlas. [1776] Includes indexes ...

    • Contributor: Brasier, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • 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 - Montrésor, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1766
  • 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. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1045 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Insets: ...

    • Contributor: Pownall, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • 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
  • Reconnoissance, juillet, 1781.

    Reconnoissance, juillet, 1781.

    Scale ca. 1:75,000. Title on verso: Frog's Pointe. Manuscript title from label on verso as originally mounted: Plan d'une batterie de Long Island, destinée à battre le continent [i.e. Frog's Pointe] Manuscript, ...

    • 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
  • 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 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
  • 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
  • A plan of the township of Blenheim, as surveyed and divided in the year 1772.

    A plan of the township of Blenheim, as surveyed and divided i...

    Scale ca. 1:16,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Relief shown by hachures. Shows names of several landowners. Annotated: This map referred to, in the affidt. of ...

    • Contributor: Creassy, James
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1772
  • 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
  • Map of the patent of Oriskany.

    Map of the patent of Oriskany.

    Scale ca. 1:32,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Cadastral map. Shows land allotments, with subdivisions, adjacent to the Mohawk River from Oriskany to Rome. LC Maps ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1785
  • A chart of Delawar River from Bombay Hook to Ridley Creek, with soundings &c taken by Lt. Knight of the Navy.

    A chart of Delawar River from Bombay Hook to Ridley Creek, wi...

    Scale ca. 1:75,000. Depths shown by soundings. Includes "A plan of Delawar River from Chester to Philadelphia, shewing the situation of His Majesty's ships &c on the 15th Novr. 1777. Surveyed and ...

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1779
  • 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
  • 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
  • Plan of the city of New York ; An exact prospect of Charlestown : the metropolis of the province of South Carolina.

    Plan of the city of New York ; An exact prospect of Charlesto...

    New York City map shows streets, wharves, ferries, principal buildings, and built-up area. Charleston view is panorama of waterfront and quays with principal buildings lettered for identification (no index present). Relief shown ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1762
  • 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
  • Plan of the encampment and position of the army under His Excelly. Lt. General Burgoyne at Swords House on Hudson's River near Stillwater 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 Exc...

    Scale ca. 1:14,400. Oriented with north to the bottom. Relief shown by hachures LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1186 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...

    • Contributor: Wilkinson, William Cumberland
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • Sketth [sic] of the Hessian attack on Fort Washington under General Knypehausen on the 16th November 1776.

    Sketth [sic] of the Hessian attack on Fort Washington under G...

    Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink (black and red). Relief shown by hachures. Shows route of march from Kingsbridge to the fort. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1164 Available also through the ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Sketch of the country illustrating the late engagement in Long Island.

    Sketch of the country illustrating the late engagement in Lon...

    Scale ca. 1:310,000. Depths shown by soundings. From The Gentleman's magazine, v. 46, Oct. 1776. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1150 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • 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 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
  • A plan of the operations of the King's army under the command of General Sir William Howe, K.B. in New York and east New Jersey, against the American forces commanded by General Washington from the 12th of October to the 28th of November 1776, wherein is particularly distinguished the engagement on the White Plains the 28th of October.

    A plan of the operations of the King's army under the command...

    Scale ca. 1:85,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown by hachures. Includes descriptive notes. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1054 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...

    • Contributor: Sauthier, Claude Joseph
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • A plan of the operations of the King's army under the command of General Sr. William Howe, K.B. in New York and east New Jersey against the American forces commanded by General Washington from the 12th. of October, to the 28th. of November 1776, wherein is particularly distinguished the engagement on the White Plains, the 28th. of October.

    A plan of the operations of the King's army under the command...

    Scale ca. 1:84,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. LC Copy 1 on verso: Plan of operations at New York. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1055 Available also through the Library ...

    • Contributor: Sauthier, Claude Joseph
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • 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
  • Attacks of Fort Washington by His Majesty's forces under the command of Genl. Sir Willm Howe K.B. 16 Novr. 1776.

    Attacks of Fort Washington by His Majesty's forces under the ...

    Scale ca. 1:20,500. Hand colored. Facsimile of manuscript. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by hachures. "Copied from an original map kindly loaned to the compiler by Mr. A. Suart." ...

    • 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
  • [Zehn Karten und Ansichten den Schlachtfelden des amerikanischen Unabhängigkeitskreiges in den Staaten Pennsylvanien und New York] /

    [Zehn Karten und Ansichten den Schlachtfelden des amerikanisc...

    Relief shown by hachures on some maps and by landform drawings on some views. Individual map/view titles in German; statements of attribution in Latin. Statements of attribution differ: Ioh. Martin Will excudit ...

    • Contributor: Will, Johann Martin
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • [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
  • 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
  • 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
  • The encampment & position of the army under His Excy. Lt. Gl: Burgoyne at Swords's and Freeman's Farms on Hudsons River near Stillwater, 1777.

    The encampment & position of the army under His Excy. Lt. Gl:...

    Scale 1:7,200; 200 yards to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by hachures. Four views: View 1. "1st & 2d positions of ...

    • Contributor: Wilkinson, William Cumberland
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • 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
  • [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. Available also through ...

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W. - [Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1770
  • 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 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 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
  • A map of the provinces of New-York and New-Yersey, with a part of Pennsylvania and the Province of Quebec.

    A map of the provinces of New-York and New-Yersey, with a par...

    Scale ca. 1:1,040,000. Hand colored. LC copy mounted on cloth and paper backing. Prime meridian: New York. Relief shown pictorially. LC copy annotated in upper left margin: 8.11.4s.IV. Shows administrative divisions in ...

    • Contributor: Sauthier, Claude Joseph
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Environs de New-York, de Long-Island, etc.

    Environs de New-York, de Long-Island, etc.

    Scale ca. 1:95,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Oriented with north to the right. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1212 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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 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. Survey'd in the winter, 1775 [i.e. 1766]

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

    Scale ca. 1:6,300. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by form lines. Dedicated to Major Gen. Thos. Gage. Includes descriptive note, "References," and inset "A chart of the entrance to New York ...

    • Contributor: Montrésor, John - Montrésor, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • 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
  • A sketch of the operations of His Majesty's fleet and army under the command of Vice Admiral the Rt. Hble. Lord Viscount Howe and Genl. Sr. Wm. Howe, K.B., in 1776.

    A sketch of the operations of His Majesty's fleet and army un...

    Scale ca. 1:130,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Depths shown by soundings. Centered on the Hudson River and New York Bay from Sandy Hook to Haverstraw. Includes index entitled ...

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • 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
  • 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
  • Plan of the position which the army under Lt. Genl. Burgoyne took at Saratoga, on the 10th of September 1777, and in which it remained till the convention was signed.

    Plan of the position which the army under Lt. Genl. Burgoyne ...

    Scale ca. 1:108,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Has watermarks. Oriented with north to the left. Relief shown by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1178 Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • 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
  • Plano de Philadelphia.

    Plano de Philadelphia.

    Scale ca. 1:220,000. Manuscript, pen and ink. Copied from Joshua Fishers' "To the merchants & insurers of the city of Philadelphia, this chart of Delaware Bay and river." Depths shown in fathoms. ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1756
  • 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
  • [Map of the roads from New Rochelle to Kingstreet, Westchester County.

    [Map of the roads from New Rochelle to Kingstreet, Westcheste...

    Scale ca. 1:63,000. Title from P. L. Phillip's A list of maps of America, p. 502. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1088 Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1770
  • 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
  • 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
  • A chorographical map of the Northern Department of North-America,

    A chorographical map of the Northern Department of North-Amer...

    Scale ca. 1:768,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Oriented with north toward the lower left. Shows land grants and purchases in northeastern New York State and granted townships in Vermont and parts ...

    • Contributor: Cóvens Et Mortier - Cóvens Et Mortier
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • 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
  • Plan of the fort and fortress at Crown Point with their environs. With the disposition of the English Army under the command of Genl. Amherst encamp'd there 1759.

    Plan of the fort and fortress at Crown Point with their envir...

    Scale 1:7,200; 200 yards to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by shading and hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes "References." ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1759
  • 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
  • Province de New-York en 4 feuilles,

    Province de New-York en 4 feuilles,

    Scale ca. 1:320,000. Hand colored. LC copy sectioned and mounted on cloth and paper backing. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. LC copy annotated in black ink: 13. Place names in English. ...

    • Contributor: Montrésor, John - Montrésor, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Designs for fortifying Governors Island near New York.

    Designs for fortifying Governors Island near New York.

    Scale 1:144; 12 ft. to an in. Title from verso. Manuscript; pen-and-ink and watercolor. Shows "Section thro' A, B." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1141 Available also through the Library of ...

    • Contributor: Montrésor, John - Montrésor, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1766
  • 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
  • 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
  • [Fort La Fayette on Verplancks Point, with British and Hessian troop positions.

    [Fort La Fayette on Verplancks Point, with British and Hessia...

    Scale ca. 1:2,500. Manuscript, pen-and-ink; with writing partly in German script and partly in English. Has watermark. Ascription of authorship through label on old folder. Proverbs in German and Latin on verso. ...

    • Contributor: Krafft, Johann Carl Philipp Von
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1779