Interactive Map

Where did that happen? Did Washington sleep here?

View locations of New York City-area events of the Revolution on this custom Google Map: (click on the map below to open interactive resource)


New York and the American Revolution. An interactive map-in-progress by Diane Dias De Fazio.

*Updated, July 9, 2014! View historic images and maps (with links to NYPL digital content!) for select points, including: area of fire damage on September 21, 1776; Conference House; shoreline of Manhattan ca. 1776; line of fortifications and other Long Island locations.