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[Map of Snake Hill between Dussenberries and Hasbrooks Mill, New York]. No 128 (5th)
Map of Snake Hill between Dusenberries and Hasbrouks Mill, New York. No 128 (5th)
Roads from New Windsor to Goshen, Florada, Chester, &c. 128
Map of Snake Hill between Dusenberries and Hasbrouks Mill, New York
Roads from New Windsor to Goshen, Florada, Chester, &c
Rough draughts of surveys, begun A.D. 1778 ; 128, 5th
De Witt, Simeon
De Witt, Richard Varrick
Heusser, Albert H. George Washington's map maker,
(W 74⁰03ʹ--W 74⁰01S/N 41⁰30ʹ--N 41⁰\29ʹ).
New York (State)Hudson River Valley (N.Y. and N.J.)Orange County (N.Y.)
Early works to 1800.
1 map : ms. ; 39 x 55 cm.
Military topographic or fortification map. Covers the towns of New Windsor and Newburg in Orange County, New York. Shows buildings and owners' names, streams.
Shows relief by hachures.
Title proper supplied by cataloger. Title number from recto is the work of a later editor. Title from separate index sheet filed at head of series is contemporaneous with map; this entry was transcribed by Heusser and is still legible under longwave ultraviolet light. Statement of responsibility, series title and series numbering from same index.
Drawing tentatively attributed to DeWitt by cataloger.
Date probably 1782, based on association with sheet 128,1st.
Pen-and-ink, pencil on laid paper.
Watermark: "J WHATMAN"
Soiled, creased and abraded. Mounted on cloth, bound and cropped, disbound and silked by subsequent owners. Cleaned after removal of backings 1999; some fill remains. Sheathed in mylar.