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Archibald Robertson maps

Collection Data

Description
Archibald Robertson (ca.1745-1813) served in the British Army during the American Revolution as an officer in the Royal Engineers. Collection consists of six maps attributed to Archibald Robertson. Maps are chart of the approaches to Boston Bay in Mass., 1776; Copy of Miller's "Plan of the roads between Boston and Albany" N.Y., 1765; British military map of New York City from Kips Bay to McGowan's Pass, 1782; Battle of White Plains, N.Y., 1776; Paoli, Chester County, Penn., 1777; and British troops near Charleston, South Carolina, and vicinity, 1780.
Names
Robertson, Archibald, ca. 1745-1813 (Cartographer)
Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1790 - 1830 (Approximate)
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 2589
Topics
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783
Genres
Maps
Physical Description
Extent: 2 linear feet (1 oversize case)
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPW94-A225
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11985407
MSS Unit ID: 2589
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5d74f520-c607-012f-5ecd-58d385a7bc34
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