Scanned Maps

Attack of the rebels upon Fort Penobscot in the province of New England in which their fleet was totally destroyed and their army dispersed the 14th Augst. 1779

Creator/Contributor:
Jones, Matt Bushnell, 1871-1940, former owner.
Place Of Origin:
England
[London
Publisher:
Printed for J. Harrison]
Creation Date:
1785
Extent:
1 map ; 34 x 38 cm.
Language:
English
Genre:
map
Maps
Early works to 1800
Digital Format:
Images
Subjects:
Penobscot Expedition, 1779--Maps
Penobscot Bay Region (Me.)--Defenses--Maps--Early works to 1800
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Campaigns--Maps--Early works to 1800
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Naval operations--Maps--Early works to 1800
Maine--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Maps--Early works to 1800
Notes:
Shows position of fleets in Penobscot River and Bay, lines of fire, and names of ships.
Relief shown by hachures.
In lower margin: For the continuation (after Tindal's) of Rapin's History of Engd., publish'd as ye Act directs Decr. 18th, 1785.
Includes text and notes.
Available also as a digital image through the Harvard University Web site.
Attribution:
by an officer present.
Series:
Harvard Map Collection digital maps
Repository:
Harvard Map Collection, Harvard University
Houghton Library, Harvard University
Record ID:
990095394030203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990095394030203941/catalog