Scanned Maps

The course of Delaware River from Philadelphia to Chester exhibiting the several works erected by the rebels to defend its passage ; with the attacks made upon them by His Majesty's land & sea forces

Creator/Contributor:
Faden, William, 1749-1836, creator
Creation Date:
April 30th 1778
1778
Place Of Origin:
England
[London]
Extent:
1 map : hand col. ; 45 x 69 cm.
Language:
English
Genre:
map
Maps
Early works to 1800
Digital Format:
Images
Subjects:
Delaware River Valley (N.Y.-Del. and N.J.)--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Maps--Early works to 1800
Notes:
Covers Pennsylvania and New Jersey shores.
Shows names and disposition of ships, city grid of Philadelphia, notes on forts and battles.
Relief shown by hachures; depths by soundings.
Inset: A sketch of Fort Island.
Includes profile: A profile and plan of the sunk frames or chevaux de frise which formed the stackadoes in the river.
Available also as a digital image through the Harvard University Web site.
Electronic reproduction. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard College Library Digital Imaging Group, 2007. Harvard Map Collection digital maps. Revolutionary War Map.
Attribution:
engraved by William Faden Charing Cross.
Series:
Harvard Map Collection digital maps
Classification:
G3792.D44S3 1778 .F3
Repository:
Harvard Map Collection, Harvard University
Record ID:
990099318280203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990099318280203941/catalog