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A N.b.E. view of the fort on the western end of Sulivans Island : with the disposition of His Majesty's fleet commanded by Commodore Sir Peter Parker Knt. &c. &c. &.c during the attack on the 28th of June 1776, which lasted 9 hours and 40 minutes

James, Thomas,
Format
Online; Map
Description
1 coastal view : uncolored 14 x 41 cm.
Variant title
North by east view of the fort on the western end of Sulivans Island
View of the fort on the western end of Sulivans Island
Mathematical info
Not drawn to scale.
Published
London : Engav'd & Publish'd according to Act of Parliament ... by Wm. Faden, 1776 Augt. 10th.
Notes
Dedication: To Commodore SIr Peter Parker, Knt. &c. &c. &c. This view is most humbly dedicated and presented by Lt. Colonel Thos. James Rl. Rt. of Artillery, Five Fathom Hole South Carolina, June 30th, 1776.
Includes detailed index to coastal landmarks.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS. This copy is a variant, without "Five Fathom Hole South Carolina" in the dedication statment.Imperfect: moderate foxing and staining, trimmed close at margins. Tracy W. McGregor Library, American History Collection.
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