Maps This plan of the city of Philadelphia and its environs (showing the improved parts) /

Format Maps
Contributors Cooke, John
Hills, John
Dates 1796 to 1797
Location Pennsylvania
United States
Language English
Subjects Buildings
Buildings, Structures, Etc
Early Works to 1800
Philadelphia (Pa.)
United States
This plan of the city of Philadelphia and its environs (showing the improved parts) /
Contributor Names
Hills, John (Surveyor)
Cooke, John, engraver of Hendon.
Created / Published
Philadelphia : Published and sold by John Hills, surveyor & draughtsman, 1797.
Subject Headings
-  Philadelphia (Pa.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Philadelphia (Pa.)--Buildings, structures, etc.--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Buildings--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Wharves--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  Also shows all buildings, names of wharves and landings along the Delaware riverbank, wooded areas, and tract lines beyond the city borders.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  LC copy halved for folding, mounted on cloth backing, and edged with blue-and-white cloth border.
-  Wheat & Brun no. 468.
-  Includes notes, index to points of interest, statement of presentation dated "Philad'a Sep'r 5th 1796", and imprint of city seal containing coat-of-arms.
1 map ; 67 x 94 cm., folded to 71 x 49 cm.
Call Number
G3824.P5 1796 .H5
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3824p ct001369
Library of Congress Catalog Number
Other Formats
MODS Record
Dublin Core Record
Catalog Record

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