The course of Delaware River from Philadelphia to Chester, exhibiting the several works erected by the rebels to defend its passage, with the attacks made upon them by His Majesty's land & sea forces, 1778
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.
- Creation: 1778
- Faden, William, 1749-1836 (Creator, Person)
Conditions Governing Access
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1 Sheets : 1 map : hand colored ; 44 x 68 cm.
Language of Materials
Client reference #52; WAG #289201
The Philadelphia Print Shop LTD., 17 September 1990.
Scale [ca. 1:33,200]. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Shows soundings and disposition of ships, etc. Insets: A sketch of Fort Island -- Profile and plan of the sunk frames or chevaux de frise which formed the stackadoes in the river.
Backed crease fold, edged foxing.
London : [Publisher not known], 1778