Fort Du Quesne

Robert Stobo. Circa 1754.

Image of Fort Du Quesne

Fort Duquesne was built by the French in 1754 at the base of the Allegheny and Monongahela rivers in what is today Pittsburgh. It was the site of a pitched battle between the French, British, and American Indians and became Fort Pitt in 1758.

Metadata Details
Item Type Map
Title Fort Du Quesne
Creator Robert Stobo
Publication Date Circa 1754
Call Number VAULT folio Ayer 183 M2 1772 ms map 5
Location Special Collections