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Plano de Philadelphia

Metadata

Creator

Fisher, Joshua, 1707-1783

Date

[1770?–1779?]

Scale

Scale ca. 1:220,000

Language

French

Location

Library of Congress Geography and Map Division

Collection (local)

Library of Congress Collection

Subjects
  • Nautical charts--Delaware Bay (Del. and N.J.)--Early works to 1800
  • Delaware Bay (Del. and N.J.)--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
  • Nautical charts--Delaware River Watershed (N.Y.-Del. and N.J.)--Early works to 1800
  • Delaware River Watershed (N.Y.-Del. and N.J.)--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
Places
  • Delaware Bay
  • Delaware River
  • North and Central America
  • United States
Extent

1 manuscript map 49 x 72 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
  • Manuscript, pen and ink.
  • Copied from Joshua Fishers' "To the merchants & insurers of the city of Philadelphia, this chart of Delaware Bay and river."
  • Depths shown in fathoms.
  • Oriented with north to the right.
  • Shows shipping channels.