Maps The seat of action, between the British and American forces; or, An authentic plan of the western part of Long Island, with the engagement of the 27th August 1776 between the King's forces and the Americans: containing also Staten Island, and the environs of Amboy and New York, with the course of Hudsons River, from Courtland, the great magazine of the American Army, to Sandy Hook,

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Title
The seat of action, between the British and American forces; or, An authentic plan of the western part of Long Island, with the engagement of the 27th August 1776 between the King's forces and the Americans: containing also Staten Island, and the environs of Amboy and New York, with the course of Hudsons River, from Courtland, the great magazine of the American Army, to Sandy Hook,
Contributor Names
Holland, Samuel, 1728-1801.
Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm)
Created / Published
London, Printed for Robt. Sayer and Jno. Bennett, 1776.
Subject Headings
-  Long Island, Battle of, New York, N.Y., 1776--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Middle Atlantic States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  United States--New York (State)--Long Island
-  United States--Middle Atlantic States
Notes
-  Scale ca. 1:215,000.
-  Hand colored.
-  Has watermarks.
-  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1146
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  AACR2
Medium
col. map, 45 x 39 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3802.L6S3 1776 .H6
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3802l.ar114600
Library of Congress Control Number
gm71002199
Online Format
image
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https://lccn.loc.gov/gm71002199
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=gm71002199&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Chicago citation style:

Holland, Samuel, and Robert Sayer And John Bennett. The seat of action, between the British and American forces; or, An authentic plan of the western part of Long Island, with the engagement of the 27th August 1776 between the King's forces and the Americans: containing also Staten Island, and the environs of Amboy and New York, with the course of Hudsons River, from Courtland, the great magazine of the American Army, to Sandy Hook. London, Printed for Robt. Sayer and Jno. Bennett, 1776. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gm71002199/. (Accessed December 11, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Holland, S. & Robert Sayer And John Bennett. (1776) The seat of action, between the British and American forces; or, An authentic plan of the western part of Long Island, with the engagement of the 27th August 1776 between the King's forces and the Americans: containing also Staten Island, and the environs of Amboy and New York, with the course of Hudsons River, from Courtland, the great magazine of the American Army, to Sandy Hook. London, Printed for Robt. Sayer and Jno. Bennett. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gm71002199/.

MLA citation style:

Holland, Samuel, and Robert Sayer And John Bennett. The seat of action, between the British and American forces; or, An authentic plan of the western part of Long Island, with the engagement of the 27th August 1776 between the King's forces and the Americans: containing also Staten Island, and the environs of Amboy and New York, with the course of Hudsons River, from Courtland, the great magazine of the American Army, to Sandy Hook. London, Printed for Robt. Sayer and Jno. Bennett, 1776. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/gm71002199/>.