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Title
The seat of action between the British and American forces or an authentic plan of the western part of Long Island with the engagement of the 27th. August 1776. between the King's Forces and the Americans: containing also Staten Island, and the environs of Amboy and New York, with the course of Hudsons River, from Courtland the Great Magazine of the American Army, to Sand Hook / from the surveys of Major Holland
Creator
Holland, Samuel, 1728-1801, creator
Contributor
Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm), publisher
Kashnor, Leon, 1880-1955, seller
Museum Book Store
Date Created and/or Issued
1776-10-22
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Maps
Rights Information
For information on use of Digital Library materials, please see Library Rights and Permissions: https://www.huntington.org/library-rights-permissions
Description
Kashnor notes, "A rare war map." Ms note: 110 (on backing). Submap shows road from Amboy to Philadelphia. Relief: hachures. Graphic Scale: Miles, British. Projection: Plane. Watermark: I V. Printing Process: Copper engraving.
Type
image
Format
image/jpeg
Extent
1 map hand col. 44 x 39 cm., sheet 48 x 41 cm.
Identifier
093:110 M
429433
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll4/id/79
Language
English
Subject
Long Island (N.Y.)--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Maps
New York (State)--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Maps
New Jersey--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Maps
Time Period
1776
Place
North America United States New York Manhattan New Jersey
W74°30'
W73°/ N41°30'
N40°20'
Source
Huntington Rare Book Maps
Maps, Huntington Digital Library
Provenance
Purchased en bloc by HEH from the Museum Book Store, April, 1924.

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