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Title
A sketch of the operations before Charlestown, the capital of South Carolina
Names
Des Barres, Joseph F. W. (Joseph Frederick Wallet), 1722-1824 (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

South Carolina

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1780 (Inferred)
Place: London
Publisher: J.F.W. Des Barres
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-5311
Topics
Charleston (S.C.) -- History -- Siege, 1780
Charleston Region (S.C.)
Charleston (S.C.)
South Carolina -- Charleston
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: Includes descriptive index and inset "Charlestown Harbour," scale approximately 1:43,000.
Content: Probably extracted from: J.F.W. Des Barres. Atlantic Neptune.
Content: Reproduced in the Yearbook of the city of Charleston, 1882, p. 360.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ; 106 x 78 cm
NYPL Map Div. copy is divided into 2 sheets, each 53 x 78 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
Library of Congress Control Number: 73691556
RLIN/OCLC: 5403771
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20646349
Folder number: US226.1.05
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1f1722f0-538b-0135-8b46-7b2771884565
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1722: Creator Born
  • 1780: Issued
  • 1824: Creator Died
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A sketch of the operations before Charlestown, the capital of South Carolina" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1780. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/28279a80-538b-0135-0af8-613b3715e635

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A sketch of the operations before Charlestown, the capital of South Carolina" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 11, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/28279a80-538b-0135-0af8-613b3715e635

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1780). A sketch of the operations before Charlestown, the capital of South Carolina Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/28279a80-538b-0135-0af8-613b3715e635

Wikipedia Citation

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A sketch of the operations before Charlestown, the capital of South Carolina