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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 Sandy Hook

from the Surveys of Major Holland.
Format
Online; Map
Description
1 map : hand col. ; 44 x 39 cm.
Variant title
Authentic plan of the western part of Long Island, with the engagement of the 27th August 1776
Mathematical info
Scale [ca. 1:215,000]
Published
London, Printed for Robt. Sayer and Jno. Bennett, Map and Sea Chartsellers, No. 53 Fleet Street, as the Act directs., 22d Octr. 1776.
Notes
Has watermarks.
Inset: Road from Amboy to Philadelphia
Shows troop and naval positions.
Cited in
LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1146
Nebenzahl, K., Printed Battle Plans of the American Revolution, 108
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS. Hand written annotation left lower margin regarding Thos. Kearny's Estate 7 miles from City Amboy. Gift of Seymour I. Schwartz, December, 2006.
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