A plan of the city of New-York & its environs to Greenwich, on the North or Hudsons River, and to Crown Point, on the East or Sound River, shewing the several streets, publick buildings, docks, fort & battery, with the true form & course of the commanding grounds, with and without the town : survey'd in the winter, 1775 [i.e. 1766], 1775
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.
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1 Sheets : 1 map : hand colored ; 63 x 51 cm
Language of Materials
Client reference #50; WAG #289199
Richard B. Arkway Inc., 15 November 2002.
Scale [ca. 1:6,300]. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by form lines. Oriented with north toward the upper right. 2nd state. Dedicated to Major Gen. Thos. Gage. Includes descriptive note, "References," and inset "A chart of the entrance to New York from Sandy Hook, shewing the properest channel for sailing, with ye banks and depths of water."
[London] : Sold by A. Dury, 1775