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Philadelphia and neighborhood

Metadata

Date

1778

Scale

Scale ca. 1:20,400

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

1 manuscript map : hand color 52 x 48 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 William Faden's Catalogue of a curious and valuable collection of original maps and plans.
  • Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor.
  • Relief shown by hachures and shading.
  • Shows line of defense and troops between Schuylkill and Delaware Rivers north of the city, and other fortifications. Also shows names of suburban land owners.