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Maps A Plan of the entrance of Chesapeak [sic] Bay, with James and York Rivers; wherein are shewn the respective positions (in the beginning of October) 1. of the British Army commanded by Lord Cornwallis, at Gloucester and York in Virginia; 2. of the American and French forces under General Washington, 3. and of the French fleet under Count de Grasse.

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Title
A Plan of the entrance of Chesapeak [sic] Bay, with James and York Rivers; wherein are shewn the respective positions (in the beginning of October) 1. of the British Army commanded by Lord Cornwallis, at Gloucester and York in Virginia; 2. of the American and French forces under General Washington, 3. and of the French fleet under Count de Grasse.
Created / Published
[1781]
Subject Headings
-  Yorktown (Va.)--History--Siege, 1781--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
-  United States--Virginia--Yorktown
Notes
-  Scale ca. 1:240,500.
-  Manuscript, pen-and-ink.
-  Depths shown by soundings.
-  Annotated "London, Published by Wm. Faden, Charing Cross, Novr. 26th 1781."
-  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1464
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  AACR2: 651
Medium
col. map 41 x 53 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3884.Y6S3 1781 .P5
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3884y.ct000189
Library of Congress Control Number
gm71000687
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https://lccn.loc.gov/gm71000687
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=gm71000687&searchType=1&recCount=10
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[A Plan of the entrance of Chesapeak sic Bay, with James and York Rivers; wherein are shewn the respective positions in the beginning of October 1. of the British Army commanded by Lord Cornwallis, at Gloucester and York in Virginia; 2. of the American and French forces under General Washington, 3. and of the French fleet under Count de Grasse]. [1781] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gm71000687/. (Accessed August 30, 2016.)

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(1781) [A Plan of the entrance of Chesapeak sic Bay, with James and York Rivers; wherein are shewn the respective positions in the beginning of October 1. of the British Army commanded by Lord Cornwallis, at Gloucester and York in Virginia; 2. of the American and French forces under General Washington, 3. and of the French fleet under Count de Grasse]. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gm71000687/.

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[A Plan of the entrance of Chesapeak sic Bay, with James and York Rivers; wherein are shewn the respective positions in the beginning of October 1. of the British Army commanded by Lord Cornwallis, at Gloucester and York in Virginia; 2. of the American and French forces under General Washington, 3. and of the French fleet under Count de Grasse]. [1781] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/gm71000687/>.