Loading map viewer...

To the citizens of Philadelphia this plan of the city and its environs : is respectfully dedicated by the editors

Metadata

Creator

Varle, Charles

Engraver

Scott, J. T. (Joseph T.)

Date

[1796?]

Name on Item

P.C. Varlé, geographer & engin'r, del. ; Scott sculp. Philadelphia.

Publisher

[s.n.]

Scale

Scale [ca. 1:15,840]

Language

English

Location

George Washington's Mount Vernon

Collection (local)

Richard H. Brown Revolutionary War Map Collection at Mount Vernon

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

1 map : hand col. ; 43 x 61 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
  • Selected buildings and sailing ships shown pictorially.
  • Shows built-up and vacant tracts in the urban area; also shows types of vegetation, tilled fields, houses, and householders' names in rural areas.
  • Relief shown by hachures.
  • Includes index to points of interest, embellished title cartouche, and ill. of public buildings.
  • 27 places of interest indexed.

Collection Information

Tags

Downloads

Digital Library