Maps A plan of the city and environs of Philadelphia,

Format Maps
Contributors Faden, William
Heap, George
Scull, Nicholas
Dates 1777
Location Pennsylvania
Philadelphia Region
United States
Language English
Subjects Early Maps
Early Works to 1800
Philadelphia Region
Philadelphia Region (Pa.)
United States
A plan of the city and environs of Philadelphia,
Contributor Names
Scull, Nicholas, 1686?-1761?
Heap, George, active 1715-1760, joint author.
Faden, William, 1749-1836.
Created / Published
London, W. Faden, 1777.
Subject Headings
-  Philadelphia Region (Pa.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia Region
Early maps
-  Scale ca. 1:42,000.
-  Shows names of land holders in rural areas.
-  Includes table of distances and "Elevation of the State House."
-  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1320
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  AACR2: 100; 651/1; 700/1; 700/2
col. map 63 x 46 cm.
Call Number
G3824.P5A1 1777 .S3
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
Library of Congress Catalog Number
Other Formats
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Dublin Core Record
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