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Title
Attack and Defeat of the American Fleet under Benedict Arnold, by the King's Fleet Commanded by Captn. Thos. Pringle, upon Lake Champlain, the 11th of October, 1776
Creator
Faden, William, 1749-1836, cartographer
Contributor
Faden, William, 1749-1836, publisher
Kashnor, Leon, 1880-1955, seller
Museum Book Store
Date Created and/or Issued
1776-12-03
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, "Shows the course of the British Fleet from St. John and the position of the American Fleet between the Isle of Valcour and the shore. A very rare war plan." RLIN reference includes added text not on this copy. Relief: hachures. Graphic Scale: Miles. Projection: Plane. Watermark: Crowned fleur-di-lis. Printing Process: Copper engraving. Verso Text: MS note: 117.
Type
image
Format
image/jpeg
Extent
1 map hand col. 26 x 42 cm., sheet 36 x 54 cm.
Identifier
105:117 S
429475
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll4/id/10234
Language
English
Subject
Valcour Island, Battle of, 1776--Maps--Early works to 1800
Time Period
1776
Place
North America Lake Champlain United States New York Valcour Island
W 73°30'/N 44°30' approx.
Source
Huntington Rare Book Maps
Maps, Huntington Digital Library
Provenance
Purchased en bloc by HEH from the Museum Book Store, June 7, 1927.

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