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A view of the landing place above the town of Quebec, describing the assault of the enemys post, on the banks of the River St. Lawrence, with a distant view of the action between the British & French armys, on the Hauteurs d'Abraham, Septr. 13th 1759, 1760

 Item — Drawer: 122 : L : 4, Section: 4, Folder: OUT
Identifier: 2020-IL-001-172


Subject: ships on the Saint Lawrence River with a rowboats full of troops disembarking below cliffs; battle in progress on heights above river.


  • 1760


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1 Sheets : 1 view ; 44 x 29 cm

Language of Materials


Reference numbers

Client reference #119; WAG #289277


Richard B. Arkway, 19 June 2007.

Additional details

Inscribed to the Right Honble. Field Marshal Lord Viscount Ligonier, Commander in Chief of His Majesty's Forces, by his Lordships most obedt. servant, Hery. Smyth, Aid de Camp to Genl. Wolfe. Key in title margins.


Some light staining on margins, some rough edges


London : printed for Robt. Sayer ..., T. Bowles ..., John Bowles & Son ..., E. Bakewell, & H. Parker, 1760

Repository Details

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

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Mount Vernon VA 22121