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Plan of the attack of the Forts Clinton & Montgomery, upon Hudsons River which were stormed by His Majestys forces under the command of Sir Henry Clinton, K.B., on the 6th of Octr. 1777 : drawn from the surveys of Verplank, Holland & Metcalfe, 1784

 Item — Container: Closed Stacks, Drawer: 33
Identifier: 2019-SC-034-053

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.


  • 1784


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 ; 65 x 50 cm.

Language of Materials


Reference numbers

Client reference #91; WAG #289251


Richard Arkway, 17 December 1996.

Related references

Comparative cartography [Stevens & Tree], 21a. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1196 Nebenzahl, K. Bibliography of printed battle plans, 55

Additional details

Scale [ca. 1:21,400]. Relief shown by hachures and shading.


Backed crease fold, foxing at crease, a couple foxed spots. Marked "#4520, Nebenzahl 55 DLLL #3378".


London : Wm. Faden, 1784

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections at The George Washington Presidential Library at Mount Vernon Repository

PO Box 3600
Mount Vernon VA 22121