Maps Fac-simile of Holmes-map of the province of Pennsylvania : with the names of the original purchasers from William Penn, begun in 1681.

Format Maps
Contributors Greene, Robert
Holme, Thomas
Smith, Lloyd P. (Lloyd Pearsall)
Thornton, John
Dates 1687
Location Pennsylvania
Philadelphia Region
United States
Language English
Subjects Administrative and Political Divisions
Early Works to 1800
Philadelphia (Pa.)
Philadelphia Region
Philadelphia Region (Pa.)
Real Property
United States
Fac-simile of Holmes-map of the province of Pennsylvania : with the names of the original purchasers from William Penn, begun in 1681.
Contributor Names
Holme, Thomas, -1695.
Smith, Lloyd P. (Lloyd Pearsall), 1822-1886.
Greene, Robert, active 1674-1690.
Thornton, John, 1641-1708.
Created / Published
Philadelphia : Lloyd P. Smith, 1846.
Subject Headings
-  Pennsylvania--Maps--Early works to 1800--Facsimiles
-  Pennsylvania--Administrative and political divisions--Maps--Early works to 1800--Facsimiles
-  Philadelphia (Pa.)--Maps--Early works to 1800--Facsimiles
-  Philadelphia Region (Pa.)--Maps--Early works to 1800--Facsimiles
-  Philadelphia Region (Pa.)--Administrative and political divisions--Maps--Early works to 1800--Facsimiles
-  Real property--Pennsylvania--Maps--Early works to 1800--Facsimiles
-  Real property--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia Region--Maps--Early works to 1800--Facsimiles
-  United States--Pennsylvania
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia Region
-  Shows rural landholders' names and lots in the Philadelphia region.
-  Alternate title at top: A map of the improved part of the province of Pennsylvania in America : begun by William Penn, proprietor and governor thereof, anno 1681.
-  Facsim. "Reproduced from the original in the Philadelphia Library by the anastatic process."
-  Original version: A map of the province of Pennsilvania : containing the three countyes of Chester, Philadelphia, and Bucks as far as yet surveyed ... by way of townships / by Tho. Holme, survey'r gen'l. London : Sold by Rob. Greene ... and by John Thornton, [1687?].
-  Includes inset of "The city of Philadelphia," statement of dedication "By John Thornton & Robert Greene," and coat-of-arms.
-  Ristow. American maps and mapmakers
-  LC copy sectioned, laminated, and mounted on cloth backing.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
1 map : hand col. ; 79 x 138 cm.
Call Number
G3820 1687 .H6 1846
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3820 ct004138
Library of Congress Catalog Number
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Dublin Core Record
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