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Maps A sketch of the operations of His Majesty's fleet and army under the command of Vice Admiral the Rt. Hble. Lord Viscount Howe and Genl. Sr. Wm. Howe, K.B., in 1776.

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Title
A sketch of the operations of His Majesty's fleet and army under the command of Vice Admiral the Rt. Hble. Lord Viscount Howe and Genl. Sr. Wm. Howe, K.B., in 1776.
Contributor Names
Des Barres, Joseph F. W. (Joseph Frederick Wallet), 1722-1824.
Created / Published
[London] J. F. W. D[es Barres, 1777]
Subject Headings
-  New York (State)--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  New Jersey--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  United States--New York (State)
-  United States--New Jersey
Notes
-  Scale ca. 1:130,000.
-  Hand colored.
-  Relief shown by hachures and shading. Depths shown by soundings.
-  Centered on the Hudson River and New York Bay from Sandy Hook to Haverstraw.
-  Includes index entitled "References."
-  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1057
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  LC copy annotated changing publication date to 1778, showing additional shoals in red ink, and showing colored buildings and troop symbols.
-  LC copy imperfect: Portion of publication statement in lower right corner missing.
-  Vault
-  AACR2
Medium
col. map 80 x 58 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3801.S3 1777 .D4
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3801s.ar105700
Library of Congress Control Number
gm71002203
Online Format
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LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/gm71002203
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=gm71002203&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Des Barres, Joseph F. W. A sketch of the operations of His Majesty's fleet and army under the command of Vice Admiral the Rt. Hble. Lord Viscount Howe and Genl. Sr. Wm. Howe, K.B., in 1776. [London J. F. W. Des Barres, 1777] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gm71002203/. (Accessed September 27, 2016.)

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Des Barres, J. F. W. (1777) A sketch of the operations of His Majesty's fleet and army under the command of Vice Admiral the Rt. Hble. Lord Viscount Howe and Genl. Sr. Wm. Howe, K.B., in 1776. [London J. F. W. Des Barres] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gm71002203/.

MLA citation style:

Des Barres, Joseph F. W. A sketch of the operations of His Majesty's fleet and army under the command of Vice Admiral the Rt. Hble. Lord Viscount Howe and Genl. Sr. Wm. Howe, K.B., in 1776. [London J. F. W. Des Barres, 1777] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/gm71002203/>.