Collection Items

  • Map
    [Unfinished draught for a topographical map of the northern part of New York Island. 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 the entrenchments on Harlem Heights. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1171 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1778
  • Map
    [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. Has watermarks. Relief shown by shading. Shows fortifications below Fort Washington and redoubts on east side of Harlem River. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1168 Available also through the Library of ...
    • Date: 1778
  • Book/Printed Material
    The War of the Rebellion: a compilation of the official records of the Union and Confederate armies.
    Official records of the Union and Confederate armies
    Found also in the House Miscellaneous documents of the 52d to the 56th Congress. Each number has special index. Inserted in each volume: Additions and corrections ... Washington, Govt. Print. Off., 1902. Series 1, v. 1-53, series 3, v. 1-5, and series 4, v. 1-3 include "Alternate designations of organizations mentioned." Vol. 54-55 of series 1 [serial no. 112-113] "have not been published, and ...
    • Contributor: United States. War Department - Scott, Robert N. (Robert Nicholson) - Lazelle, H. M. (Henry Martyn) - Davis, George (George Breckenridge) - Perry, Leslie J. - Kirkley, Joseph W. (Joseph William) - Ainsworth, Fred C. (Fred Crayton) - Moodey, John S. (John Sheldon) - Cowles, Calvin D. (Calvin Duvall) - United States. War Records Office - United States. Record and Pension Office - United States. Congress. House
    • Date: 1880