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Map Carte de l'affaire de Montmouth : ou le G'al Washington commandon l'armée américaine et le G'l Clinton l'armée angloise le 28 juin 1778 Carte de l'affaire de Montmouth le 28 juin 1778 entre Clinton et Washington

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Title

  • Carte de l'affaire de Montmouth : ou le G'al Washington commandon l'armée américaine et le G'l Clinton l'armée angloise le 28 juin 1778

Other Title

  • Carte de l'affaire de Montmouth le 28 juin 1778 entre Clinton et Washington

Names

  • Capitaine du Chesnoy, Michel, 1746-1804.
  • Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier, marquis de, 1757-1834.

Created / Published

  • [1778]

Headings

  • -  Monmouth, Battle of, Freehold, N.J., 1778--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • -  Englishtown Region (N.J.)--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • -  Englishtown Region (N.J.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • -  United States--New Jersey--Monmouth
  • -  United States--New Jersey--Englishtown Region (N.J.)

Genre

  • Manuscript maps
  • Topographic maps

Notes

  • -  Shows troop positions at the Battle of Monmouth (near Englishtown, Monmouth Co., N.J.).
  • -  Relief shown by hachures.
  • -  Place-names in English.
  • -  Pen-and-ink and watercolors.
  • -  Sectioned to 12 panels and mounted on cloth backing to fold to ca. 20 x 14 cm.
  • -  Includes descriptive index of military positions.
  • -  Gift; Mr. and Mrs. H.F. Lenfest; Jan. 2000.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
  • -  Acquisitions control no.: 2000-50

Medium

  • 1 map : ms., col., cloth backing ; 77 x 34 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G3812.M64S3 1778 .C3

Repository

  • Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540 to 4650 USA dcu

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 00557055

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Capitaine Du Chesnoy, Michel, and Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier Lafayette. Carte de l'affaire de Montmouth: ou le G'al Washington commandon l'armée américaine et le G'l Clinton l'armée angloise le 28 juin. [1778] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/00557055/.

APA citation style:

Capitaine Du Chesnoy, M. & Lafayette, M. J. P. Y. R. G. D. M. (1778) Carte de l'affaire de Montmouth: ou le G'al Washington commandon l'armée américaine et le G'l Clinton l'armée angloise le 28 juin. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00557055/.

MLA citation style:

Capitaine Du Chesnoy, Michel, and Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier Lafayette. Carte de l'affaire de Montmouth: ou le G'al Washington commandon l'armée américaine et le G'l Clinton l'armée angloise le 28 juin. [1778] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/00557055/>.