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Maps Plan of the entrance of Barataria, with a projected battery proposed by Col. G.T. Ross.

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Title
Plan of the entrance of Barataria, with a projected battery proposed by Col. G.T. Ross.
Contributor Names
Ross, G.T.
Created / Published
[1812?]
Subject Headings
-  Barataria Bay (La.)--History--War of 1812--Maps, Manuscript
-  United States--Louisiana--Barataria Bay
Notes
-  Depths shown by soundings.
-  Shows the American encampment, place of the projected battery, and ship routes.
-  Pen-and-ink and water color, mounted on paper.
-  Includes index to projected battery.
-  In pencil in lower right hand corner: 1416.
-  Imperfect: Folded down the middle, with losses along fold line.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
1 ms. map ; col. 22 x 37 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G4012.B2S42 1812 .P4
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g4012b.ct002009
Library of Congress Control Number
2007627048
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2007627048
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=2007627048&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Chicago citation style:

Ross, G.T. Plan of the entrance of Barataria, with a projected battery proposed by Col. G.T. Ross. [?, 1812] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2007627048/. (Accessed July 25, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Ross, G. T. (1812) Plan of the entrance of Barataria, with a projected battery proposed by Col. G.T. Ross. [?] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2007627048/.

MLA citation style:

Ross, G.T. Plan of the entrance of Barataria, with a projected battery proposed by Col. G.T. Ross. [?, 1812] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/2007627048/>.