The country twenty five miles round New York, 1776
Scope and Contents
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.
- Barber, J. (Engraver, Person)
- Hawkes, W. (Publisher, Person)
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.
1 Sheets : 1 map ; hand colored ; 37 x 38 cm. on sheet 60 x 42 cm.
Language of Materials
Client reference #59; WAG #289214
Martayan Lan Augustyn Inc., 24 June 1993.
Scale [ca. 1:215,000]. Relief shown pictorially. "Published according to act of Parliament, 1st November, 1776, by W. Hawkes, (successor to T. Kitchin) ..." Shows radial distances. Includes "Chronological table of the most interesting occurrences since the commencement of hostilities in North America." First state of this map.
Slightly yellowed, some rippling.
London : W. Hawkes, 1776
- Maps (documents) Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- New York Region Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
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