This plan of the city of Philadelphia and it's [sic] environs, (shewing the improved parts,) is dedicated to the mayor, aldermen and citizens thereof
- This plan of the city of Philadelphia and it's [sic] environs, (shewing the improved parts,) is dedicated to the mayor, aldermen and citizens thereof
- Title (alt.):
Plan of the city of Philadelphia and its environs
- Hills, John, (Surveyor)
- Hunter, Thomas.
- Cooke, John, of Hendron
- Clarkson, Matthew, 1733-1800
- Boydell, John, 1719-1804
- Boydell, Josiah, 1752-1817
- Smedley, Samuel Lightfoot, 1832-1894
- Name on Item:
by their most obedient servant John Hills, surveyor and draughtsman ; May 30th 1796 ; engraved by John Cooke of Hendon Middlesex near London.
Boston Public Library
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center
- Collection (local):
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center Collection
Philadelphia (Pa.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
Republished by Saml. L. Smedley, chief engineer & surveyor
Facsimile of state 2.
Shows names of streets, roads, drainage and points of interest.
Relief shown by hachures.
Oriented with north towards the upper left.
Next to title, engraving: The Seal of the City of Philadelphia.
At left margin, printed inscription, dated Sept. 5, 1796, from Matthew Clarkson, Mayor of Philadelphia.
Includes references to points of interest.
Originally published: Philadelphia : John Hills, 1797 ; [London] : Messrs. John & Josiah Boydell, 1798.
- 1 map ; 66 x 93 cm.
Scale [ca. 1:7,560]
- Call #:
G3824.P5 1796 .H55 1881
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