Collection Items

  • Map
    [Fort La Fayette on Verplancks Point, with British and Hessian troop positions. 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. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1197 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault
    • Contributor: Krafft, Johann Carl Philipp Von
    • Date: 1779