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Bunker's Hill on N. York Island

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Drawing shows distant view of wooded landscape with a few buildings.
Title from item.
Inscriptions on front are difficult to decipher.
Inscribed in ink on the back: Montresor.
Possibly owned or drawn by John Montrésor, British military engineer.
Published in: The iconography of Manhattan island, 1498-1909 : compiled from original sovrces and illvstrated by photo-intaglio reprodvctions ... / by I.N. Phelps Stokes. New York : R.H. Dodd, 1915-28, v. 1, p. 362.
Published in: The American Revolution in drawings and prints; a checklist of 1765-1790 graphics in the Library of Congress / Compiled by Donald H. Cresswell, with a foreword by Sinclair H. Hitchings. Washington : [For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off.], 1975, no. 548.

The City History Collection. Predominantly Manhattan Views.

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01/01/1770
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Contributors

Stokes, I. N. Phelps (Isaac Newton Phelps), 1867-1944.
Montrésor, John, 1736-1799.
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Library of Congress
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