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Proposed Newport Military Installation records

 Series — Box: Proposed Newport Military Installation (Rochefontaine) drawings and correspondence, 1794
Identifier: 2000-20

Scope and Contents

The Military Installation records consist of eight (8) color ganache drawings by engraver Rochefontaine of proposed military installations or fortifications for Newport, Rhode Island. This series also includes a letter from Rochefontaine to Governor Fenner regarding the plans for the proposed fortifications dated August 16, 1794 (Boston).

Dates

  • 1794

Creator

Extent

0.08 Cubic Feet

Language of Materials

English

Rhode Island Digital Archives

Language of description
English
Script of description
Code for uncoded script

Repository Details

Part of the Rhode Island State Archives Repository

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