Map

Object number
18.005.001
Title
A Map of Rhode Island Shewing the Positions of the American and British Armies at the Siege of Newport, and the subsequent Action on the 29th of August 1778
Creator
Jones, Benjamin
Date
1807
Description
An engraved map entitled: "A Map of Part of Rhode Island Shewing the Positions of the American and British Armies at the Siege of Newport, and the subsequent Action on the 29th of August 1778." Drawn by S. Lewis, engraved by Benjamin Jones of Philadelphia, and published by C.P. Wayne of Philadelphia. Map was most likely part of a larger volume by John Marshall entitled: "The Life of George Washington, Maps and Subscribers", C.P. Wayne, 1807.
Credit Line
Gift of Dr. Roderick Terry
Object Type
maps (documents)