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A plan of the action at Bunkers-Hill, on the 17th. of June, 1775, between His Majesty's troops under the command of Major General Howe, and the rebel forces,

A plan of the action at Bunkers-Hill, on the 17th. of June, 1775, between His Majesty's troops under the command of Major General Howe, and the rebel forces,

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Summary

Scale ca. 1:4,800.
Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor.
An engraved map, with change of title, appears in Stedman's History of the origin, process, and termination of the American War. London, 1794.
A copy of this issue is included in William Faden's Atlas of the battles of the American Revolution. [New York, 1845]
Has watermark.
Relief shown by hachures.
"N.B. The ground plan is from an actual survey of Captn. Montresor."
LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 909
Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
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AACR2: 100; 650; 700

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Date

01/01/1775
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Contributors

Page, Thomas Hyde, Sir, 1746-1821.
Montrésor, John, 1736-1799.
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