Map A correct plan of the environs of Quebec, and of the battle fought on the 13th September, 1759 : together with a particular detail of the French lines and batteries, and also of the encampments, batteries and attacks of the British army, and the investiture of that city under the command of Vice Admiral Saunders, Major General Wolfe, Brigadier General Monckton, and Brigadier General Townshend drawn from the original surveys taken by the engineers of the army

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Title
A correct plan of the environs of Quebec, and of the battle fought on the 13th September, 1759 : together with a particular detail of the French lines and batteries, and also of the encampments, batteries and attacks of the British army, and the investiture of that city under the command of Vice Admiral Saunders, Major General Wolfe, Brigadier General Monckton, and Brigadier General Townshend drawn from the original surveys taken by the engineers of the army
Contributor Names
Jefferys, Thomas, -1771, cartographer.
Created / Published
[London] : [Publisher not identified], [1760?]
Subject Headings
-  Fortification--Québec (Province)--Québec--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Québec Campaign, Québec, 1759--Maps
-  Québec (Québec)--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Canada--Québec (Province)--Québec
-  Canada--Québec (Province)
Genre
Early maps
Notes
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  Shows fortifications.
-  Oriented with north to the upper right.
-  Includes illustrations, list of British regiments, and, attached to the left margin, an irregularly shaped overlay marked "second plate" showing the positions of British troops.
-  Map printed on two sheets pasted together.
-  Appears in A journal of the siege of Quebec. [London] : [Publisher not identified], [1760?].
-  LC copy has a number of tears, some along fold lines.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
1 map ; 41 x 88 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
G3454.Q4S1 1760 .J4
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.gmd/g3454q.ar308800
http://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.gmd/g3454q.ar308801
Library of Congress Control Number
2017593663
Online Format
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Description
Relief shown by hachures. Shows fortifications. Oriented with north to the upper right. Includes illustrations, list of British regiments, and, attached to the left margin, an irregularly shaped overlay marked "second plate" showing the positions of British troops. Map printed on two sheets pasted together. Appears in A journal of the siege of Quebec. [London] : [Publisher not identified], [1760?]. LC copy has a number of tears, some along fold lines. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
LCCN Permalink
https://0-lccn.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/2017593663
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Jefferys, Thomas, -1771, Cartographer. A correct plan of the environs of Quebec, and of the battle fought on the 13th September,: together with a particular detail of the French lines and batteries, and also of the encampments, batteries and attacks of the British army, and the investiture of that city under the command of Vice Admiral Saunders, Major General Wolfe, Brigadier General Monckton, and Brigadier General Townshend drawn from the original surveys taken by the engineers of the army. [London: Publisher not identified, ?, 1760] Map. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2017593663/.

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Jefferys, T. (1760) A correct plan of the environs of Quebec, and of the battle fought on the 13th September,: together with a particular detail of the French lines and batteries, and also of the encampments, batteries and attacks of the British army, and the investiture of that city under the command of Vice Admiral Saunders, Major General Wolfe, Brigadier General Monckton, and Brigadier General Townshend drawn from the original surveys taken by the engineers of the army. [London: Publisher not identified, ?] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2017593663/.

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Jefferys, Thomas, -1771, Cartographer. A correct plan of the environs of Quebec, and of the battle fought on the 13th September,: together with a particular detail of the French lines and batteries, and also of the encampments, batteries and attacks of the British army, and the investiture of that city under the command of Vice Admiral Saunders, Major General Wolfe, Brigadier General Monckton, and Brigadier General Townshend drawn from the original surveys taken by the engineers of the army. [London: Publisher not identified, ?, 1760] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2017593663/>.