Battles & Campaigns Plan of part of Rhode Island at the Seige Of Newport John Marshall 1832

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Date:

1832, Philadelphia

Maker:

John Marshall

Short Title:

Map of part of Rhode Island shewing the positions of the American & British Armies at the Siege of Newport

Full Title:

Map of part of Rhode Island shewing the positions of the American & British Armies at the Siege of Newport and the subsequent action on the 29th of August 1778

Source:

Atlas of Marshall's Life of Washington

Size of Map:

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

Description:

A colored Revolutionary War battle plan of the Siege of Newport and the Narragansett Bay area by the British, in August 1778. This battle plan shows the French Fleet, British vessels, various fortifications and the routes and encampments of various combatants, including Americans General Greene, General Sullivan, and the various British positions, along with a number of other details of positions and fortifications. British positions noted in red and American in blue.

References:

Rumsey 2559.007 (1807 edition); Tooley’s Dictionary of Mapmakers, Revised Edition Vol. ( K - P) pp. 209-210.

Price:
$300.00
SKU:
51770
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