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Philadelphia and vicinity. Military

Metadata

Date

[1778?]

Scale

Scale 1:21,120

Language

English

Location

Library of Congress Geography and Map Division

Collection (local)

Library of Congress Collection

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

1 manuscript map : hand color on sheet 32 x 40 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
  • Title from manuscript catalog of Peter Force map collection.
  • Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor.
  • Relief shown by hachures.
  • Oriented with north toward the upper right.
  • Shows fortifications opposite Windmill Island and at the Middle Ferry across the Schuylkill River. Some land owners are identified.