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A plan of the town of Newport in Rhode Island, 1777

 Item
Identifier: 2019-SC-034-026

Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

This collection contains approximately 300 rare printed maps, unique manuscript maps, and published texts collected by Richard H. Brown, which pertain to the American Revolutionary War era.

Dates

  • 1777

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research during scheduled appointments. Researchers must complete the Washington Library’s Special Collections and Archives Registration Form before access is provided. The library reserves the right to restrict access to certain items for preservation purposes.

Extent

2 Sheets : Map, two joined sheets. Oriented with north to the left. Relief shown by hachures. Includes references. From Faden's North American atlas. ; 34 x 37 cm

Language of Materials

English

Reference numbers

Client reference 17; WAG 289144

Provenance

Richard Arkway, 8 February 1994.

Related references

LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1013. Nebenzahl, K. Bibliography of printed battle plans, 35

Additional details

Scale [ca. 1:6,000] ; Oriented with north to the left. Relief shown by hachures. Includes references. From Faden's North American atlas.

Condition

Wear at corner.

Created / Published

[London] : Willm. Faden, 1777

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections at the Fred W. Smith National Library for the Study of George Washington Repository

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