Format Maps
Dates 1780
Location Island
Newport
Rhode Island
United States
Language French
Subjects Defenses
History
Newport
Newport (R.I.)
Revolution
Rhode Island
Rhode Island (Island)
Rhode Island (R.I. : Island)
United States
Title
Plan de Rhodes-Island, et position de l'armée françoise a Newport.
Created / Published
[1780]
Subject Headings
-  Newport (R.I.)--History--Revolution, 1775-1783
-  Rhode Island (R.I. : Island)--Defenses
-  United States--Rhode Island--Newport
-  United States--Rhode Island--Rhode Island (Island)
Notes
-  Scale ca. 1:26,000.
-  Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor.
-  Has watermarks.
-  Relief shown by shading.
-  Shows fortifications, fields of fire, and position of French naval vessels.
-  Oriented with north to the right.
-  Includes index to defenses.
-  Note on manuscript label originally mounted on verso: A joindrê à lettre de M. de Rochambeau au Prince de Montbarey datée 19 juillet 1780.
-  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1017
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  AACR2: 440; 651/1
Medium
col. map 53 x 113 cm.
Call Number
G3774.N4S3 1780 .P5
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3774n ar101700 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3774n.ar101700
Library of Congress Catalog Number
gm71002156
http://lccn.loc.gov/gm71002156


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