Maps Plan of the lots laid out at Pittsburg and the Coal Hill.

Format Maps
Contributors Hills, John
Dates 1787
Location Pennsylvania
United States
Language English
Subjects Early Maps
Early Works to 1800
Manuscript Maps
Pittsburgh (Pa.)
Real Property
United States
Plan of the lots laid out at Pittsburg and the Coal Hill.
Contributor Names
Hills, John (Surveyor)
Created / Published
Subject Headings
-  Real property--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Pittsburgh (Pa.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh
Early Maps
Manuscript Maps
-  Scale ca. 1:1,600.
-  Title, on label, on verso: Plan of the lots at Pittsburg & Coal Hill and the manor.
-  Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor.
-  Imperfect: Deteriorated along previous fold lines.
-  Watermark: J. Whatman.
-  Oriented with north to the bottom.
-  Cadastral map.
-  Annotated in pencil in upper right corner "Being part of the manor of Pittsburgh belonging to John Penn Jun., Esq. and to Governor Penn." The above occurs on a similar map dated 1787, belonging to Darlington Library, U. of Pittsburgh.
-  Includes textual information on the size of lots.
-  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1333
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  AACR2: 650/1; 651/2
col. map 46 x 87 cm.
Call Number
G3824.P6G46 1787 .P5
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
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