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Collection American Revolution and Its Era: Maps and Charts of North America and the West Indies, 1750 to 1789

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  • Map

    Plan de la bataille de Montmouth où le Gl. Washington commandait l'Armée américaine et le Gl. Clinton l'Armée anglaise, le 28 juin 1778.

    Scale ca. 1:30,500. Relief shown by hachures. From Michel René Hilliard d'Auberteuil's Essais historiques et politique sur les Anglo-Américains. Atlas. 1782. Includes "Explication des chifres." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1283 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Date: 1782
  • Map

    A plan of Paulus Hook with the road to Bergen and parts adjacent in the province of New Jersey

    Scale ca. 1:4,500. Relief shown by shading. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north to the right. Also shows locations of rebel works in ruins. Authorship attributed to B. Morgan and J. Hills in the table of contents of the collection. Includes attached overlay "A plan of Paulus Hook shewing the works erected for its defence, 1781-2." Accompanied by Hills map collection ...

    • Contributor: Hills, John - Morgan, Benjamin
    • Date: 1781
  • Map

    [Plan of Paulus's Hook and fortifications.

    Scale ca. 1:2,600. Title from Philip Lee Phillips' A list of maps of America. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Title in pencil: Paulus Hook, No. 46. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. Shows position of "57th Regt." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1286 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Date: 1778
  • Map

    [Plan of Paulus's Hook and fortifications.

    Scale ca. 1:2,700. Relief shown by shading. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Shows position of "57th Rt." Annotation, in pencil: By Montrésor, 1779? LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1287 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

    • Date: 1778
  • Map

    Plan of Paulus Hook shewing the works erected for its defence, 1781-2

    Scale ca. 1:2,400; 200 ft. to an in. Relief shown by shading. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Watermark: J. Whatman. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Authorship attributed to B. Morgan and J. Hills in the table of contents of the collection. Includes "References" and "Signals." Accompanied by Hills map collection title page and table of contents. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1289 ...

    • Contributor: Hills, John - Morgan, Benjamin
    • Date: 1782
  • Map

    Soundings of the bar of Sandy Hook at low water & the marks made use of for the best water ...

    Scale ca. 1:31,500. Depths shown by soundings. Title on verso: Sandy Hook, 133. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Watermark: J. Whatman. Prime meridian: Greenwich. Inset view: Appearance of the leading mark over the bar. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1292 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651

    • Date: 1770
  • Map

    A chart of the bar of Sandy Hook the entrance of Hudson's River in the Province of New Jersey;

    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. 2 copies Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Hills, John - Faden, William
    • Date: 1782
  • Map

    [Plan of the country at and in the vicinity of Forts Lee and Independency, showing the position of the British Army.

    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 and Bronx, New York. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1265 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Date: 1776
  • Map

    Draft of roads in New Jersey.

    Scale not given. Title from verso. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Has watermarks. Shows roads of Camden and Gloucester counties, New Jersey. Described in Samuel S. Smith's The fight for the Delaware, under the title Route the Hessians took from Coopers Ferry to Red Bank. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1263 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Date: 1777
  • Map

    Plan de l'affaire de Westfield & du camp de Raway.

    Scale ca. 1:50,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor on tracing paper. Relief shown by hachures. Shows troop positions in Essex and Union counties, New Jersey and location of camps near Rahway for the 26th and 27th of June. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1278 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 440; 651/1; 651/2

    • Contributor: Wangenheim, Friedrich Adam Julius Von
    • Date: 1777
  • Map

    Les marches du corps du Lord Cornwallis de Billinsport jusqu'a Philadelphia au mois de Novembre, 1777.

    Scale ca. 1:53,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink on tracing paper. Relief shown by hachures. Camps are dated Nov. 18 at Billinsport to Nov. 25 at Gloucester. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1277 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 440; 651/1; 700/1

    • Contributor: Wangenheim, Friedrich Adam Julius Von - Cornwallis, Charles Cornwallis
    • Date: 1777
  • Map

    Sketch of the road from Paulus Hook and Hobocken to New Bridge.

    Scale ca. 1:24,000; 800 paces to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Relief shown pictorially and by shading. Authorship attributed to B. Morgan and J. Hills in the table of contents of the collection. Includes note Fort Constitution "Evacuated by the rebels, 18th Novr. 1776." Accompanied by Hills map collection title page and table of ...

    • Contributor: Hills, John - Morgan, Benjamin
    • Date: 1778
  • Map

    [Amboy to Elizabethtown.

    Scale ca. 1:9,000. Title from manuscript catalog of Peter Force map collection. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Shows eastern part of Middlesex and Union counties opposite Staten Island. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Date: 1778
  • Map

    A map, Middlesex County.

    Scale ca. 1:64,000. Title from table of contents: A survey of Middlesex County by B. Morgan, A. Dunham [and] J. Rue. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north to the right. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1255 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651; 700/1

    • Contributor: Hills, John - Morgan, Benjamin - Dunham, Azariah - Rue, Joseph
    • Date: 1781
  • Map

    A map of Monmouth County.

    Scale ca. 1:63,000. Title from table of contents: A survey of Monmouth County by B. Morgan, I. Williams [and] A. Dennis. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north to the right. "To His Excellency Sir Henry Clinton, K.B., general and commander of His Majestys [sic] Forces, &c &c &c in North America. This map is most humbly dedicated by His Excellencys [sic] ...

    • Contributor: Hills, John - Morgan, Benjamin - Dennis, Anthony
    • Date: 1781
  • Map

    Part of New Jersey.

    Scale ca. 1:80,000; 100 chains to 1 in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Imperfect: Edges torn. Shows rivers, roads, and bridges of Monmouth and Ocean counties. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1261 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 651/2; 650/3

    • Date: 1770
  • Map

    [Map showing roads to Morristown]

    Scale ca. 1:100,000. Title from Philip Lee Phillips' A list of maps of America, p. 452. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Shows roads between Morristown and Springfield in the vicinity of Watchung Mountains, with location of "headquarters" shown on the road from Springfield to Morristown and distances between intersections. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1284 Available also through the ...

    • Date: 1776
  • Map

    A map, Somerset County.

    Scale ca. 1:64,000. Title from table of contents: A survey of Sommerset County by B. Morgan. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north to the right. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1252 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651; 700

    • Contributor: Hills, John - Morgan, Benjamin
    • Date: 1781
  • Map

    Map of the environs of Camden, N.J.

    Scale not given. Title from Philip Lee Phillips' A list of maps of America, p. 188. Manuscript, pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. Oriented with north to the left. Relief shown by shading. "No. 45." Shows "proper advanced posts (as yet) unoccupied," distances to surrounding towns, and roads. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1262 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...

    • Date: 1778
  • Map

    Sketch of the road from Black Horse to Crosswick. Sketch of Allen's Town.

    Scale ca. 1:26,000; 800 paces to the in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by shading. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1259 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440; 651/1; 651/2

    • Contributor: Hills, John
    • Date: 1778
  • Map

    Sketch of the road from Black Horse to Crosswick,

    Scale ca. 1:26,000 and ca. 1:16,000; 800 paces to an in. (not 400 paces to an in.) and 400 paces to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by shading. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1260 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 651/2

    • Contributor: Hills, John
    • Date: 1778
  • Map

    Draught of an intrenched camp proposed to be erected near Elisabeth Town.

    Scale not given. Title on verso: Fortified camp at Elizh. Town, Jersey ... Manuscript, pen-and-ink. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1290 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Date: 1770
  • Map

    Plan of the road from Elizabeth Town Point to Elizabeth Town : shewing the rebel works raised for its defence

    Scale ca. 1:4,800; 400 ft. to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by shading. Accompanied by Hills map collection title page and table of contents. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1247 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 650/1; 651/2; 650/3

    • Contributor: Hills, John
    • Date: 1780
  • Map

    Sketch of Haddonfield. Sketch of the road from Penny Hill to Black Horse through Mount Holly, 1778.

    Scale ca. 1:36,000 (not 800 paces to an inch.). Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by shading. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1257 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440; 651/1; 651/2

    • Contributor: Hills, John
    • Date: 1778
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    Sketch of Haddonfield, March 1778. Sketch of the roads from Pennyhill to Black Horse through Mount Holly.

    Scale ca. 1:16,000 and ca. 1:32,000; 400 paces to an in. and 800 paces to an in. (not 400 paces to an in.). Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. No. 5 oriented with north toward the lower left. Relief shown by shading. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1258 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: ...

    • Contributor: Hills, John
    • Date: 1778