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Long Island, Battle of, New York, N.Y., 1776

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

A plan of New York Island, with part of Long Island, Staten Island & east New Jersey, with a particular description of the engagement on the Woody Heights of Long Island, between Flatbush and Brooklyn, on the 27th of August 1776 : between His Majesty's forces commanded by General Howe and the Americans under Major General Putnam, shewing also the landing of the British Army on New-York Island, and the taking of the city of New-York &c. on the 15th of September following, with the subsequent disposition of both the armies, 1776

 Item — Closed Stacks, Drawer: 33
Identifier: 2019-SC-034-017

Shows information to Sept. 3, 1776. Below map: "An account of the proceedings of His Majesty's forces at the attack of the rebel works on Long Island, on the 27th of August, 1776 : taken from Gen. Howe's letter to Lord George Germaine, principal Secretary of State for the American Department." State 5 of the map, with Fort Lee or Ft. Constitution added and Younkers unlabeled.

Dates: 1776

"Attaque de l'ArmeĢe des provinciaux dans Long Island du 27. Aoust 1776", approximately 1776

 Item — Drawer 122 : L : 8, Section: 4
Identifier: 2019-SC-034-014
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.

Dates: approximately 1776