Battles & Campaigns Country from Raritan River NJ to Elk Head MD John Marshall 1832

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Date:

1832, Philadelphia

Maker:

John Marshall

Short Title:

Map of the Country from Raritan River in New Jersey to Elk Head in Maryland

Full Title:

Map of the Country from Raritan River in New Jersey to Elk Head in Maryland shewing the several operations of the American & British Armies in 1776 & 1777

Source:

Atlas of Marshall's Life of Washington

Size of Map:

16 x 24 cm. approximately (6.5 x 9.5 in.)

Description:

A color American Revolutionary War map of central New Jersey and Eastern Pennsylvania issued for Marshall’s 1832 edition of the Life of Washington. The map covers the lands on both sides of the Delaware River from Alexandria, Sandy Hook, and Staten Island south pas Philadelphia and Trenton to Delaware and Maryland. Rivers, major roads, and the sites of important battles are noted. Color coding illustrates the positions of the British (red) and American (blue) as each side battled to maintain control of major cities and river supply routes.

References:

Rumsey 2559.005 (1807 edition). Howes, W., U.S.iana (1650-1950): A Selective Bibliography in which are Described 11,620 Uncommon and Siginficant Books Relating to the Continental Portion of the United States, M317; Tooley’s Dictionary of Mapmakers, Revised Edition Vol. ( K – P) pp. 209-210

Price:
$275.00
SKU:
51768
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