Map

Object number
18.5
Title
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. 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.
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
Subjects
American Revolution
Narragansett Bay
Related People & Organizations
Jones, Benjamin (subject)