A plan of the city and environs of Philadelphia


A plan of the city and environs of Philadelphia

Item Information

Title:
A plan of the city and environs of Philadelphia
Creator:
Scull, Nicholas, 1686?-1761?
Author:
Heap, George, fl. 1715-1760
Creator:
Faden, William, 1749-1836
Name on Item:
survey'd by N. Scull and G. Heap ; Engraved by Will Faden.
Date:
1777
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Boston Public Library
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center
Collection (local):
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center Collection
Subjects:
Philadelphia (Pa.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
Pennsylvania--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places:
PennsylvaniaPhiladelphia (county)Philadelphia
Publisher:
London : W. Faden
Notes:
Depths shown by soundings.
Has watermark.
Shows roads and the names of landholders in rural areas.
Second state of the map, with Port Island.
Includes table of distances and illus. of "Elevation of the State House."
This map can be viewed as a georeferenced overlay in an interactive application made especially for We Are One: Mapping America's Road from Revolution to Independence http://d2o8owo4k087al.cloudfront.net/index.html?mapId=69.
Extent:
1 map : col. ; 62 x 45 cm.
Scale:
Scale ca. 1:43,000.
Language:
English
Identifier:
06_01_006303
Call #:
G3824.P5A1 1777 .S38
Barcode:
39999059022580
LCCN:
gm 71005415
Terms of Use:
No known copyright restrictions.
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