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Maps Reconnoissance, juillet 1781.

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Reconnoissance, juillet 1781.
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Subject Headings
-  New York (N.Y.)--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
-  Hell Gate (New York, N.Y.)--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
-  United States--New York (State)--New York
-  United States--New York (State)--Hell Gate (New York)
-  Scale ca. 1:18,400; 700 t[oises] = 75 mm.
-  Alternate title from Philip Lee Phillips' A list of maps of America: Reconnoissance juillet 1781. Ouvrages et redoutes-Morisania [continent] îles de New York, Montresor et Buchanan.
-  Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor.
-  Has watermarks.
-  Oriented with north to the right.
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  Shows fortifications on "Isle de New York" in vicinity of Hell Gate.
-  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1216
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  AACR2: 440; 651/1
col. map, on sheet 31 x 39 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3804.N4R4 1781 .R4
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
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