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Map Sketch of part of the road from Freehold to Middle Town shewing the skirmish between the rear of the British Army under the command of His Excellency Genl: Sir Henry Clinton and the advance corps of the rebel army, June 28, 1778,

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Title

  • Sketch of part of the road from Freehold to Middle Town shewing the skirmish between the rear of the British Army under the command of His Excellency Genl: Sir Henry Clinton and the advance corps of the rebel army, June 28, 1778,

Names

  • Hills, John (Surveyor)
  • Clinton, Henry, Sir, 1738?-1795.

Created / Published

  • [1778]

Headings

  • -  Monmouth, Battle of, Freehold, N.J., 1778--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
  • -  Freehold Region (N.J.)--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
  • -  Middletown (N.J.)--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
  • -  United States--New Jersey--Freehold Region
  • -  United States--New Jersey--Middletown

Notes

  • -  Scale ca. 1:12,000; 400 paces to an in.
  • -  Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor.
  • -  Has watermarks.
  • -  Relief shown by shading.
  • -  No. 9 shows positions of grenadiers and guns before and after the action.
  • -  Accompanied by Hills map collection title page and table of contents.
  • -  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1281
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
  • -  Vault
  • -  AACR2: 440; 650/1; 651/2; 651/3; 700/1

Medium

  • 2 col. maps ; on sheet 44 x 58 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G3812.M64S3 1778 .H5

Repository

  • Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • gm72003599

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Hills, John, and Henry Clinton. Sketch of part of the road from Freehold to Middle Town shewing the skirmish between the rear of the British Army under the command of His Excellency Genl: Sir Henry Clinton and the advance corps of the rebel army. [1778] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/gm72003599/.

APA citation style:

Hills, J. & Clinton, H. (1778) Sketch of part of the road from Freehold to Middle Town shewing the skirmish between the rear of the British Army under the command of His Excellency Genl: Sir Henry Clinton and the advance corps of the rebel army. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gm72003599/.

MLA citation style:

Hills, John, and Henry Clinton. Sketch of part of the road from Freehold to Middle Town shewing the skirmish between the rear of the British Army under the command of His Excellency Genl: Sir Henry Clinton and the advance corps of the rebel army. [1778] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/gm72003599/>.