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A view of the Highland of Neversunk, N.W. b[y] W. four miles distant, with the light house, on Sandy hook, N.W. ; The south shore of Long Island, ten leagues eastward of Sandy Hook, four miles distant ; New York with the entrance of the North and East rivers ; The light house on Sandy Hook, S.E. one mile ; The Narrows (between Red and Yellow Hook, on Long Island, & the east bluff of Staten Island) bearing S. b[y] W.

Author: Des Barres, Joseph F.W.
Publisher: Des Barres, Joseph F.W.
Date: 1777
Location: New York Harbor (N.Y. and N.J.)

Dimensions: 14 x 48 cm. or smaller, sheet 81 x 59 cm.
Scale: Not drawn to scale
Reference: Phillips. Maps of America, p. 527
Reference: Phillips, 1198
Reference: Cresswell, Donald H. The American Revolution in Drawings and Prints, 539-543
Call Number: RICHARD H. BROWN REVOLUTIONARY WAR MAP COLLECTION

 
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The physical item is not available at the Boston Public Library.

From the author's Atlantic Neptune.

Appears to be an early state, with a limited amount of vessels appearing only in the last three views.

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