Map of the survey of Wissahickon Creek from its mouth to Paul's Mill Road defining boundaries of land appropriated by the Commissioners of Fairmount Park


Map of the survey of Wissahickon Creek from its mouth to Paul's Mill Road defining boundaries of land appropriated by the Commissioners of Fairmount Park

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Title:
Map of the survey of Wissahickon Creek from its mouth to Paul's Mill Road defining boundaries of land appropriated by the Commissioners of Fairmount Park : for the protection of the purity of the water of said creek and the preservation of the beauty of its scenery declared to be a part of Fairmount Park by act of the General Assembly of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania approved the 14th day of April AD. 1868
Creator:
Cressen, John C.
Engraver:
Linton, S. B.
Creator:
Fairmount Park Commission (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Name on Item:
Jno. C. Cressen, chief engineer ; eng'd by S.B. Linton.
Date:
[1869]
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Boston Public Library
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center
Collection (local):
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center Collection
Subjects:
Landowners--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia--Maps
Wissahickon Creek (Pa.)--Maps
Fairmount Park (Philadelphia, Pa.)--Maps
Places:
PennsylvaniaWissahickon Creek
Fairmount Park
Publisher:
Philadelphia, Pa : Commissioners of Fairmount Park
Notes:
Relief shown by hachures.
Oriented with north towards the lower right.
"Adopted by the Commissioners of Fairmount Park, this fifteenth day of May A.D. 1869."
Also shows owners of adjacent property.
Extent:
1 map : col. ; 22 x 77 cm.
Scale:
Scale [1:9,600]. 800 ft. to an inch
Language:
English
Identifier:
06_01_011485
Call #:
G3822.W816 1869 .F35
Barcode:
39999065685131
Terms of Use:
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