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Plan of York Town in Virginia and adjacent county... Operations of the American, French & English armies during the siege of that place in Oct. 1781

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Call Number: G3884 .Y653 1781 .R4 1825
Creator: Drawn by Jn. F. Renault. Engraved by B. Tanner
Genre: Printed map
Publication: Philadelphia, circa. 1825
Citation: Plan of Yorktown in Virginia...
Dimensions: 72 x 47 cm.
Description: This map is a copy of Sebastian Bauman's 1782 map of Yorktown.
Restoration Needs: This map needs to be delaminated, cleaned and lined with Japanese tissue, and housed in a custom folder and mylar overlay so that it can be stored safely, but still viewed easily by patrons when requested.
Cost of restoration: $300

This map has been adopted for conservation in December 2011, by Marc Leepson, author of Lafayette: Lessons in Leadership from the Idealist General. This map was featured in the Fall 2011 issue of the Broadside - the magazine of the Library of Virginia

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