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Maps [A plan of the attack of Fort Sulivan, near Charles Town in South Carolina by a squadron of His Majesty's ships on the 28th day of June 1776, with the disposition of the King's land forces and the encampments and entrenchments of the rebels, from the drawings made on the spot.

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Title
[A plan of the attack of Fort Sulivan, near Charles Town in South Carolina by a squadron of His Majesty's ships on the 28th day of June 1776, with the disposition of the King's land forces and the encampments and entrenchments of the rebels, from the drawings made on the spot.
Contributor Names
Faden, William, 1749-1836.
James, Thomas.
Created / Published
1776]
Subject Headings
-  Fort Moultrie, Battle of, S.C., 1776--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
-  United States--South Carolina--Fort Moultrie
Notes
-  Scale ca. 1:25,500.
-  Title from engraved map published by Faden in 1776.
-  Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor.
-  Includes inset "Plan of the platform in Sullivan's Fort." Annotated by Lt. Colonel Thos. James of the Rl. Rt. of Artillery, to delete one "l" from "Sullivan's Fort."
-  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789 1544
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  AACR2: 100; 650
Medium
col. map 29 x 38 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3914.C3:2F5S3 1776 .F29
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3914c.ar154400
Library of Congress Control Number
gm71000631
Online Format
image
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https://lccn.loc.gov/gm71000631
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=gm71000631&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Faden, William, and Thomas James. [A plan of the attack of Fort Sulivan, near Charles Town in South Carolina by a squadron of His Majesty's ships on the 28th day of June 1776, with the disposition of the King's land forces and the encampments and entrenchments of the rebels, from the drawings made on the spot]. [1776] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gm71000631/. (Accessed July 27, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Faden, W. & James, T. (1776) [A plan of the attack of Fort Sulivan, near Charles Town in South Carolina by a squadron of His Majesty's ships on the 28th day of June 1776, with the disposition of the King's land forces and the encampments and entrenchments of the rebels, from the drawings made on the spot]. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gm71000631/.

MLA citation style:

Faden, William, and Thomas James. [A plan of the attack of Fort Sulivan, near Charles Town in South Carolina by a squadron of His Majesty's ships on the 28th day of June 1776, with the disposition of the King's land forces and the encampments and entrenchments of the rebels, from the drawings made on the spot]. [1776] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/gm71000631/>.