Scanned Maps

Sketch of the position of the British forces at Elizabeth Town point ; after their return from Connecticut Farm in the province of East Jersey under the command of His Excelly. Lieutt. Genl. Knyphausen, on the 8th June, 1780

Creator/Contributor:
Hills, John, active 1777-1819, creator
Faden, William, 1749-1836
Knyphausen, Wilhelm, Baron von
Creation Date:
April 12th, 1784
1784
Place Of Origin:
England
London
Publisher:
Published by Willm. Faden, Geographer to the King ...
Extent:
1 map : hand col. ; 61 x 51 cm.
Language:
English
Genre:
map
Maps
Early works to 1800
Digital Format:
Images
Subjects:
Fortification--New Jersey--Elizabeth--Maps--Early works to 1800
Elizabeth (N.J.)--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Campaigns--Maps--Early works to 1800
Notes:
Shows part of Stanten Island and Newark Bay.
Relief shown by shading.
Oriented with north toward upper right.
Includes list of references to encampment positions of Brittish and American forces and their movements, naming units and commanders ; references to structures created for battalion fortifications and movement.
Available also as a digital image through the Harvard University Web site.
Electronic reproduction. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard College Library Digital Imaging Group, 2008. Harvard Map Collection digital maps. Revolutionary War Maps.
Attribution:
by John Hills, Lieutt. 23d. regt. & asst. engr.255 Scale [ca. 1:12,000].
Series:
Harvard Map Collection digital maps
Repository:
Harvard Map Collection, Harvard University
Record ID:
990098660060203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990098660060203941/catalog