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A plan of the city and environs of Philadelphia

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Creator

Scull, Nicholas, 1686?-1761?

Author

Heap, George, fl. 1715-1760

Publisher

Faden, William, 1749-1836

Date

1777

Name on Item

survey'd by N. Scull and G. Heap ; engraved by Willm. Faden

Publisher

W. Faden

Scale

Scale [ca. 1:43,000]

Language

English

Location

George Washington's Mount Vernon

Collection (local)

Richard H. Brown Revolutionary War Map Collection at Mount Vernon

Subjects
  • Philadelphia (Pa.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places
  • North and Central America
  • Pennsylvania
  • Philadelphia
  • Philadelphia (county)
  • United States
Extent

1 map : hand col. ; 62 x 45 cm.

Terms and License
  • No known copyright restrictions.
  • This work is licensed for use under a Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike License (CC BY-NC-SA).
Notes
  • Shows roads and the names of landholders in rural areas.
  • Includes "table of the distances of the most remarkable places on this plan beginning at the court house" and illustration of "elevation of the state house."
  • First state of the map, with an unnamed island.

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