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  • A plan of the attacks against Fort Miflin on Mud Island which surrendered 16th, November 1777 to the Kings troops under the command of the honorable Sir William Howe K.B. general and commander in chief &c., &c.

    A plan of the attacks against Fort Miflin on Mud Island which...

    Scale ca. 1:7,200. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. "No. 9." Includes "List of the rebel fleet ... exclusive of a number of fire rafts." "Montresor" stamped on verso. LC Maps of North America, ...

    • Contributor: Wheeler, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • From Battle of Brandywine.

    From Battle of Brandywine.

    Scale not given. Manuscript, pencil on tracing paper. Handwriting of title differs from that on rest of map. Alternate title from P. L. Phillips' Maps of America [Sketch of the battle of ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Baye de la Delaware avec les ports, sondes, dangers, bancs, &c. depuis les caps jusqu'a Philadelphie d'après la carte de Joshua Fisher publie a Philadelfia, à la Havana, Chéz de Moun̂oz, rue du Soléille, 1785, 1777.

    Baye de la Delaware avec les ports, sondes, dangers, bancs, &...

    Scale ca. 1:200,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink, and watercolor. Depths shown in fathoms. Oriented with north to the right. Place names in English. Copied from Georges Louis LeRouge's Pilote américain septentrional. 1778. v. 1, ...

    • Contributor: Ybarra
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1785
  • Jefferson, Venango & Armstrong.

    Jefferson, Venango & Armstrong.

    Covers lands of the William Bingham estate surveyed by John Adlum in Jefferson, Venango, and Armstrong Counties (Pa.). Shows land ownership, lots, boundaries, numbers, and dimensions. Title on label affixed to verso: ...

    • Contributor: Adlum, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1790
  • A plan of the city of Philadelphia.

    A plan of the city of Philadelphia.

    Scale not given. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Indexed. Appears in The Philadelphia almanack for the year 1778. 1777. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1316 Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: Norman, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • A new map of Virginia, Mary-Land, and the improved parts of Pennsylvania & New Jersey.

    A new map of Virginia, Mary-Land, and the improved parts of P...

    Relief shown pictorially. Watermarks: AB; [fleur-de-lis]. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copies imperfect: Fold-lined, torn at fold line, mounted on cloth backing. DLC ...

    • Contributor: Senex, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1719
  • [The course of Delaware River from Philadelphia to Chester, exhibiting the several works erected by the rebels to defend its passage, with the attacks made upon them by His Majesty's land & sea forces.

    [The course of Delaware River from Philadelphia to Chester, e...

    Scale ca. 1:32,400. Title from the author's The course of Delaware River ... 1778. Manuscript, pen-and-ink (black and red) and watercolor. Shows soundings, disposition of ships, etc. Names "Fort Mifflin" and "Fort ...

    • Contributor: Faden, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • W. Su[q.?] Cr., Bradford Co.

    W. Su[q.?] Cr., Bradford Co.

    Covers lands of the William Bingham estate surveyed by John Adlum in northeastern Tioga County and northwestern Bradford County (Pa.). Shows lots, boundaries, numbers, and dimensions. Title from label affixed on verso. ...

    • Contributor: Adlum, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1790
  • Plan of Fort Mifflin on Mud Island, with the batteries on Province Island.

    Plan of Fort Mifflin on Mud Island, with the batteries on Pro...

    Scale ca. 1:1,750. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north toward the lower right. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1348 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • A plan of the west line or parallel of latitude, which is the boundary between the provinces of Maryland and Pensylvania : a plan of the boundary lines between the province of Maryland and the Three Lower Counties on Delaware with part of the parallel of latitude which is the boundary between the provinces of Maryland and Pennsylvania /

    A plan of the west line or parallel of latitude, which is the...

    Shows the Mason and Dixon line. Relief shown pictorially. First part of title appears at left margin, second part at right margin. Originally issued on 2 sheets. Available also through the Library ...

    • Contributor: Mason, Charles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1768
  • A map of the province of Pensilvania /

    A map of the province of Pensilvania /

    Relief shown pictorially. Watermarked. Removed from: The London magazine, or, Gentleman's monthly intelligencer, Dec. 1756, vol. 25. Includes ill. in title cartouche. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 711 Available also through ...

    • Contributor: Kitchin, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1756
  • A map of Philadelphia and parts adjacent, /

    A map of Philadelphia and parts adjacent, /

    From Gentleman's Magazine, vol. 23, 1753 p. 373. Includes table of distances "The distances of particular places in this map, from the court house." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1306 Available ...

    • Contributor: Scull, Nicholas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1753
  • Battle of Brandywine in which the rebels were defeated, September the 11th. 1777, by the army under the command of General Sr. Willm. Howe.

    Battle of Brandywine in which the rebels were defeated, Septe...

    Scale ca. 1:15,480. Relief shown by hachures. Hand colored. "Note: The operations of the column under the command of His Excellency Lieutenant General Knyphausen is engraved from a plan drawn on the ...

    • Contributor: Faden, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • Seat of war in the environs of Philadelphia:

    Seat of war in the environs of Philadelphia:

    Scale ca. 1:656,000. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: London. "For the London magazine, 1777." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, ...

    • Contributor: Kitchin, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Plan of the lots laid out at Pittsburg and the Coal Hill.

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

    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. ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1787
  • A sketch of the navigation from Swan Pt. to the River Elk at the head of Chesapeak Bay. Sketch of the River Elk, at the head of Chesapeak Bay.

    A sketch of the navigation from Swan Pt. to the River Elk at ...

    Scale ca. 1:72,000 and ca. 1:30,500. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Annotated in handwriting of Admiral Lord Howe: By Mr. Hunter, master of the Eagle. Depths shown by soundings. Navigable channels outlined in ...

    • Contributor: Hunter, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Plan of part of western front.

    Plan of part of western front.

    Scale ca. 1:600,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Title from verso. Shows northern Pennsylvania and western New York, detailed mapping showing numerous forts, Indian villages, and trails, is restricted to the Susquehanna Valley north of ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • An accurate plan of the country between New York and Philadelphia : with the dispositions of the forces.

    An accurate plan of the country between New York and Philadel...

    Shows positions of British (red) and American (blue) forces along the major highways between New York City and Philadelphia. Relief shown pictorially. At foot of title: Extracted from the Gazette of Tuesday, ...

    • Contributor: Pyle, Stephen
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Cawanesque.

    Cawanesque.

    Covers lands of the William Bingham estate surveyed by John Adlum in the Cowanesque River valley (Pa.). Shows lots, boundaries, numbers, and dimensions. Title from label affixed on verso. From the William ...

    • Contributor: Adlum, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1790
  • Battle of Brandywine, 11 Septr. 1777.

    Battle of Brandywine, 11 Septr. 1777.

    Scale ca. 1:13,000. Title in pencil. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Unfinished. Relief shown by shading. In upper margin: No. 8. On verso: Montrésor. Illegible title on verso. LC Maps of ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • A map of Philadelphia and parts adjacent : with a perspective view of the State-House /

    A map of Philadelphia and parts adjacent : with a perspective...

    Rural buildings shown pictorially with occupants' names. First state of the 1st ed. (without the name "West Jersey" at lower right). Signed in ink on cloth backing: Alex. Stuart. DLC Available also ...

    • Contributor: Scull, Nicholas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1752
  • Battle of Brandywine in which the Americans were defeated : September the 11th, 1777 by General Sr. William Howe.

    Battle of Brandywine in which the Americans were defeated : S...

    Scale ca. 1:15,300. Hand colored. Annotated in red ink on the author's Battle of Brandywine, 1778. Other changes have been made by erasure or by excision of parts and replacement of new ...

    • Contributor: Faden, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1784
  • Captain Snow's sketch.

    Captain Snow's sketch.

    Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Relief shown pictorially. Shows location of forts, western Pennsylvania, northern Virginia, northern Maryland, Maryland-Pennsylvania boundary line, and "Road to Philadelphia & Pensylvania, &c." Includes historical notes. LC ...

    • Contributor: Snow
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1754
  • [Maps of the Maryland-Pennsylvania boundary used as trial exhibits in the 1735 court suit brought by the Penns against Lord Baltimore to determine the official interprovincial boundary line].

    [Maps of the Maryland-Pennsylvania boundary used as trial exh...

    The maps also cover the Lower Counties (now the State of Delaware) which at the time were part of Pennsylvania. The "Virginia" map shows lines of latitude (identified) and longitude (unidentified). Common ...

    • Contributor: Senex, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1732
  • [Land ownership map of the William Bingham estate in northwestern Pennsylvania /

    [Land ownership map of the William Bingham estate in northwes...

    Relief shown by hachures. From the William Bingham estate maps. DLC Annotated in ink and watercolor to show land ownership. Philadelphia meridian. LC copy stained. LC has label annotated in ink on ...

    • Contributor: Adlum, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1793
  • 20 tracts, Charleston.

    20 tracts, Charleston.

    Covers lands of the William Bingham estate surveyed by John Adlum in Charleston Township, Tioga County (Pa.). Shows land ownership, lots, boundaries, numbers, and dimensions. Title from label affixed to verso. From ...

    • Contributor: Adlum, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1790
  • Battle of Brandywine, 11th Septr. 1777, in which the rebels were defeated by the army under the command of General Sir William Howe.

    Battle of Brandywine, 11th Septr. 1777, in which the rebels w...

    Scale ca. 1:14,000. Relief shown by hachures. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Includes "References." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1334 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • A plan of the city and environs of Philadelphia /

    A plan of the city and environs of Philadelphia /

    Scale ca. 1:42,000. Hand colored. Shows names of landowners in rural areas. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy annotated, has no. 9 in ...

    • Contributor: Lotter, Matthäus Albrecht
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • British camp at Trudruffrin from [sic] with the attack made by Major General Grey against the rebels near White Horse Tavern.

    British camp at Trudruffrin from [sic] with the attack made b...

    Scale ca. 1:31,680. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Title annotated in pencil to read: British camp at Trudruffrin from the date with the attack made by Major General Grey ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Map of a route through south west Pennsylvania from Fort Loundoun, Franklin Co. to Fort Pitt, Pittsburgh.

    Map of a route through south west Pennsylvania from Fort Loun...

    Scale 1:380,160; 6 miles to an in. Title from Philip Lee Phillips' A list of maps of America, p. 673. Variant title from William Faden's Catalogue of a curious and valuable collection ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1763
  • A Map of the country round Philadelphia including part of New Jersey, New York, Staten Island, & Long Island.

    A Map of the country round Philadelphia including part of New...

    Scale ca. 1:1,625,000. Relief shown pictorially. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789 1041 "West longitude from London." From the Gentleman's magazine, v. 46, 1776. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Battle of Brandywine, in which the rebels were defeated, September the 11th 1777, by the army under the command of General Sr. Wam. Howe.

    Battle of Brandywine, in which the rebels were defeated, Sept...

    Scale ca. 1:15,200. Relief shown by hachures. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Annotated in ink above legend to change "Reference" to the attack made by the left under the command of Lt. Genl. ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • [The Part of Pennsylvania that lies between the forks of the Susquehannah, divided into townships.

    [The Part of Pennsylvania that lies between the forks of the ...

    Scale ca. 1:345,000. Title from manuscript catalog of the Peter Force map collection. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Covers old Westmoreland County of Connecticut, granted to the Susquehanna Company. The Connecticut ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1790
  • Philadelphie,

    Philadelphie,

    Scale ca. 1:10,600. Oriented with north toward the right. Indexed for points of interest. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1313 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...

    • Contributor: Easburn, Benjamin
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • [Land ownership map of the William Bingham estate in northeastern Pennsylvania /

    [Land ownership map of the William Bingham estate in northeas...

    Relief shown by hachures. Base map title: A map of the stat[e] of Pennsylva[nia] / by Reading Howel[l] MDCCXCII. From the William Bingham estate maps. DLC Annotated in ink and watercolor to ...

    • Contributor: Adlum, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1793
  • A plan of the city and environs of Philadelphia,

    A plan of the city and environs of Philadelphia,

    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 ...

    • Contributor: Scull, Nicholas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • [Philadelphia and vicinity. Military.

    [Philadelphia and vicinity. Military.

    Scale 1:21,120; 1 mile to 3 in. Title from manuscript catalog of Peter Force map collection. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Shows ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • Plan de la retraite de Barren Hill en Pensilvanie : ou un détachement de deux mille deux cent hommes sous le G'al LaFayette étois entouré par l'Armée angloise sous les G'als Howe, Clinton et Grant le 28 May 1778 /

    Plan de la retraite de Barren Hill en Pensilvanie : ou un dét...

    Covers Barren Hill and vicinity (Whitemarsh Twp., Montgomery Co., Pa.) with Chestnut Hill and Germantown. Relief shown by hachures. Place-names in English. Pen-and-ink, watercolors, wash, and lead pencil. Sectioned to 8 panels ...

    • Contributor: Capitaine Du Chesnoy, Michel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • To the Honourable Thomas Penn and Richard Penn, Esqrs., true & absolute proprietaries & Governours of the Province of Pennsylvania & counties of New-Castle, Kent & Sussex on Delaware this map of the improved part of the Province of Pennsylvania. /

    To the Honourable Thomas Penn and Richard Penn, Esqrs., true ...

    Scale ca. 1:250,000. Sectioned and mounted on cloth backing with reinforced edges. Relief shown pictorially. Shows county boundaries. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1294 Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Contributor: Scull, Nicholas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1759
  • [Braddock's route, 1755, Fort Cumberland to Fort Pitt.

    [Braddock's route, 1755, Fort Cumberland to Fort Pitt.

    Scale 1:316,800; 5 mi. to an in. Title from manuscript catalog of Peter Force map collection. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown pictorially. In pencil: Braddock's rout 1755. Shows "Genl. ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1760
  • Captain Snow's scetch of the country by himself, and the best accounts he could receive from the Indian traders.

    Captain Snow's scetch of the country by himself, and the best...

    Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown pictorially. Shows location of forts, western Pennsylvania, northern Virginia, northern Maryland, Maryland-Pennsylvania boundary line, and "Road to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, &ca." LC Maps of ...

    • Contributor: Snow
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1754
  • British camp at Trudruffrin from the 18th. to the 21st. of September 1777, with the attack made by Major General Grey against the rebels near White Horse Tavern on the 20th. of September.

    British camp at Trudruffrin from the 18th. to the 21st. of Se...

    Scale ca. 1:31,680. Relief shown by hachures. Includes references. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1342 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 26 ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • A map of Pennsylvania exhibiting not only the improved parts of that Province, but also its extensive frontiers: Laid down from actual surveys and chiefly from the late map of W. Scull published in 1770; and humbly inscribed to the Honourable Thomas Penn and Richard Penn, Esquires, true and absolute proprietaries & Governors of the Province of Pennsylvania and the territories thereunto belonging.

    A map of Pennsylvania exhibiting not only the improved parts ...

    Scale ca. 1:365,000. Hand colored. LC copy mounted on cloth and paper backing. LC copy imperfect: Bottom and right margin deteriorated. "Longitude west from London." Relief shown pictorially. Shows county boundaries. Appears ...

    • Contributor: Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • Copy of a sketch of the Monongahela, with the field of battle,

    Copy of a sketch of the Monongahela, with the field of battle,

    Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and pencil. Relief shown by hachures. In this map the name Ohio R. ou la belle rivière is applied also to the Allegheny. The words "direction of" ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1755
  • A Sketch of the Battle of German. Tn., 4th. October 1777, where the rebels were repulsed.

    A Sketch of the Battle of German. Tn., 4th. October 1777, whe...

    Scale ca. 1:16,200. Relief shown by shading. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Differs from other copies by oval cartouche. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789 1345 Stamped on verso: Montresor. Available also through ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • To the mayor, recorder, aldermen, common council, and freemen of Philadelphia this plan of the improved part of the city surveyed and laid down by the late Nicholas Scull,

    To the mayor, recorder, aldermen, common council, and freemen...

    Scale ca. 1:4,900. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Includes illus. of ships in the river, index to points of interest, and insets "A" and "B." Available also through the Library ...

    • Contributor: Scull, Nicholas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1762
  • Mr. Armstrong's rough draft of the country to the west of Susquehanna.

    Mr. Armstrong's rough draft of the country to the west of Sus...

    Scale ca. 1:800,000. Title from annotation on verso. Mounted on cloth backing, with reinforced edges. Watermarked. Relief shown pictorially. Shows central Pennsylvania and the location of "F. du Quesne" in western Pennsylvania. ...

    • Contributor: Armstrong, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1755
  • A plan of the city and environs of Philadelphia,

    A plan of the city and environs of Philadelphia,

    Scale ca. 1:43,000. Has watermark. Shows roads and the names of landholders in rural areas. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1319 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...

    • Contributor: Scull, Nicholas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • A map of the land abt. Red Stone and Fort Pitt,

    A map of the land abt. Red Stone and Fort Pitt,

    Scale ca. 1:600,000. Title from verso. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Relief shown pictorially. The title, land tract boundaries with owners' initials, and some place names have been identified as annotations by George Washington made ...

    • Contributor: Washington, George
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • Survey of lot no. 121 in district no.7

    Survey of lot no. 121 in district no.7

    Scale not given. Title from verso. Manuscript; pen and ink on printed form. On lower half of sheet: In pursuance of an Act of the General Assembly of the State of Pennsylvania ...

    • Contributor: Power, Wm.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1785
  • 1st. & 2d. position of that part of the army engaged on the 19th Sept. 1777. 3d & 4th postn. Sept. 19.

    1st. & 2d. position of that part of the army engaged on the 1...

    Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and pencil on tracing paper. Believed to be part of the Battle of Paoli, usually dated Sept. 20, 1777. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1343 Available ...

    • Contributor: Wangenheim, Friedrich Adam Julius Von
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Plan and perspective view of Pittsburgh.

    Plan and perspective view of Pittsburgh.

    Scale not given. Date from dealers catalog: [1760-70] Manuscript; pen-and-ink and watercolor. LC copy incomplete: Lower left and right sections missing. Includes index to points of interest and illus. Oriented with north ...

    • Contributor: Day, E. A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1760
  • A plan of the city and environs of Philadelphia,

    A plan of the city and environs of Philadelphia,

    Scale ca. 1:42,000. Shows names of landowners in rural areas, "Billingsfort Id.," "Billingsfort," and "Red Bank Fort." Includes table of distances and "Elevation of the State House." LC Maps of North America, ...

    • Contributor: Scull, Nicholas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • A plan of the city of Philadelphia, the capital of Pennsylvania, from an actual survey.

    A plan of the city of Philadelphia, the capital of Pennsylvan...

    Scale ca. 1:5,000. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Shows name and location of important buildings and wharf facilities. Inset: A chart of Delaware Bay and River, from the original by ...

    • Contributor: Easburn, Benjamin
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Susquehanna & Sinnemahoning.

    Susquehanna & Sinnemahoning.

    Covers lands of the William Bingham estate surveyed by John Adlum in the Susquehanna (West Branch) and Sinnemahoning Valleys, Clinton County (Pa.). Shows land ownership, lots, boundaries, numbers, dimensions, and acreages. Title ...

    • Contributor: Adlum, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1790
  • Plan of Genl Du Portail. Plan of the position of Valley Forge after Jany. 1778.

    Plan of Genl Du Portail. Plan of the position of Valley Forge...

    Scale not given. Relief shown by hachures. Title from verso. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Annotated in pencil to show some distances. Annotated bar scale shows scale ca. 14,000. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, ...

    • Contributor: Duportail, Antoine Jean Louis Le Bègue De Presle
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • A sketch of the field of battle with the disposition of the troops in the beginning of the engagement of the 9th of July on the Monongahela 7 miles from Fort Du Quesne.

    A sketch of the field of battle with the disposition of the t...

    Scale 1:10,800; 300 yards to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Relief shown by hachures. The name R. Ohio applies also to the Allegheny. "No. 27." Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1755
  • A Draught of ten lots of ground in the northern liberties of the city of Philadelphia, surveyed the 28th August 1787, beginning at a bridge on the old York Road, N. 20. W. 36 3/4 perches up said road to a corner of Beech Street, thence up said street N. 850. W. 27 perches to a corner of land formerly Edward Roberts'; thence by said land S. 10. E. 45 perches to Peggs Run, thence down said run, N. 780. E. 28 perches to the place of beginning.

    A Draught of ten lots of ground in the northern liberties of ...

    Scale ca. 1:650. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth and paper backing with reinforced edges. Imperfect: Margin deteriorated and torn. Cadastral map. Includes "Annexed coloured plan," ca. 1:1,000 and a note ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1787
  • Battle of Brandywine, 11th Septr. 1777, in which the rebels were defeated by the Army under the command of Genl. Sir Willm. Howe.

    Battle of Brandywine, 11th Septr. 1777, in which the rebels w...

    Scale ca. 1:14,500. Manuscript, pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. Title on verso: Batle [sic] of Brandy Wine. American battles. Has watermarks. Relief shown by shading. Unfinished map showing topography and deployment of troops. ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • [Survey of region embraced by Somerset, Bedford, and Fulton Counties and including Cumberland, Md.

    [Survey of region embraced by Somerset, Bedford, and Fulton C...

    Scale 1:253,440; 4 miles to an in. Title from dealer's manuscript folder. Continued on verso. Manuscript, pen and ink. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown pictorially. Edges missing in places, ...

    • Contributor: Husbands, Hermon
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1770
  • A survey of the city of Philadelphia and its environs shewing the several works constructed by His Majesty's troops, under the command of Sir William Howe, since their possession of that city 26th. September 1777, comprehending likewise the attacks against Fort Mifflin on Mud Island, and until it's reduction, 16th November 1777.

    A survey of the city of Philadelphia and its environs shewing...

    Scale 1:14,400; 400 yards to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by shading. Annotated: John Montresor, chief engineer. Map sections individually titled: Fort Mifflin on Great Mud Island [1:2,400]--Plan of ...

    • Contributor: Nicole, Pierre
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Armstrong County.

    Armstrong County.

    Covers lands of the William Bingham estate surveyed by John Adlum. Shows land ownership, lots, boundaries, numbers, and dimensions. Title on label affixed to verso: Armstrong Co. From the William Bingham estate ...

    • Contributor: Adlum, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1790
  • E. Sugar Creek, Bradford Co.

    E. Sugar Creek, Bradford Co.

    Covers lands of the William Bingham estate surveyed by John Adlum. Shows land ownership, lots, boundaries, numbers, dimensions, and acreages. Title from label affixed to verso. From the William Bingham estate maps. ...

    • Contributor: Adlum, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1790
  • The course of Delaware River from Philadelphia to Chester, exhibiting the several works erected by the rebels to defend its passage, with the attacks made upon them by His Majesty's land & sea forces.

    The course of Delaware River from Philadelphia to Chester, ex...

    Scale ca. 1:33,200. Hand colored. Shows soundings and disposition of ships, etc. Includes "A sketch of Fort Island" and "Profile and plan of the sunk frames or chevaux de frise which formed ...

    • Contributor: Faden, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • A plan of the city and environs of Philadelphia : with the works and encampments of His Majesty's forces under the command of Lieutenant General Sir William Howe, K.B. /

    A plan of the city and environs of Philadelphia : with the wo...

    Scale ca. 1:21,000. Shows names of rural landholders. Indexed for public buildings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1327 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...

    • Contributor: Faden, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1779
  • A Sketch of the Battle of German. Tn., 4th October 1777, where the rebels were repulsed.

    A Sketch of the Battle of German. Tn., 4th October 1777, wher...

    Scale ca. 1:16,200. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by shading. Differs from other copies by square cartouche. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789 1344 Stamped on verso: Montresor. Available also through ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • This plan of the city of Philadelphia and its environs (showing the improved parts) /

    This plan of the city of Philadelphia and its environs (showi...

    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 ...

    • Contributor: Hills, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1797
  • A map of that part of Pensylvania now the principle [sic] seat of war in America, wherein may be seen the situation of Philadelphia, Red Bank, Mud Island, & Germantown.

    A map of that part of Pensylvania now the principle [sic] sea...

    Scale 1:63,360; an in. to a mile. Relief shown pictorially. "Between the two lines that cross Philadelphia was the first plan of that city." LC copy has annotation "17" in upper right ...

    • Contributor: Scull, Nicholas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • A map of the improved part of the Province of Pennsilvania in America : begun by Wil. Penn, Proprietary & Governour thereof anno 1681 /

    A map of the improved part of the Province of Pennsilvania in...

    Shows rural landholders' names, lot lines, and proprietary manors. Map content (as of 1687) does not differ from earlier eds. Title from upper border. Statement of dedication at upper left:To the worthey ...

    • Contributor: Holme, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1705
  • A mapp of ye improved part of Pensilvania in America, divided into countyes, townships, and lotts /

    A mapp of ye improved part of Pensilvania in America, divided...

    Shows rural landholders' names and lots in Philadelphia, Chester, and Bucks Counties. Third issue. Includes indexes of landholders, inset of "The city of Philadelphia, two miles in length and one in breadth," ...

    • Contributor: Holme, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1730
  • Pensylvania, Nova Jersey et Nova York cum regionibus ad Fluvium Delaware in America sitis /

    Pensylvania, Nova Jersey et Nova York cum regionibus ad Fluvi...

    Relief shown pictorially. Also covers New England (distorted) and northern Chesapeake region. Title in Latin; notes in German and Latin; legend in Latin, German, and English. Unidentified meridian. Provinces indicated by col. ...

    • Contributor: Lotter, Tobias Conrad
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1748
  • A new and accurate map of the Province of Pennsylvania, in North America : from the best authorities.

    A new and accurate map of the Province of Pennsylvania, in No...

    Relief shown pictorially. Shows towns, roads, forts, rivers, streams, and waterfalls as far west as "Chambers Town." Includes adjacent part of New Jersey. From The London magazine: or, Gentleman's monthly intelligencer (April, ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • To the Honorable Thomas Penn and Richard Penn, Esquires, true and absolute proprietaries and Governors of the Province of Pennsylvania and the territories thereunto belonging and to the Honorable John Penn, Esquire, Lieutenant-Governor of the same, this map. Of the Province of Pennsylvania.

    To the Honorable Thomas Penn and Richard Penn, Esquires, true...

    Scale ca. 1:633,600. Relief shown pictorially. Hand colored. Shows county boundaries. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1295 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. ...

    • Contributor: Scull, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1770
  • Plan of the city of Philadelphia and its environs shewing its defences during the years 1777 & 1778, together with the siege of Mud Island on the River Delaware.

    Plan of the city of Philadelphia and its environs shewing its...

    Scale ca. 1:14,400. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by shading. "To the Honble. Sir William Howe K.B. general and commander in chief of all His Majesty's forces within the colonies laying ...

    • Contributor: Nicole, Pierre
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • A Plan of the Durham lands on the River Delaware in Bucks Cou[nty] : to be sold at public vendue on the premisses the 3rd day of May 1773.

    A Plan of the Durham lands on the River Delaware in Bucks Cou...

    Covers township of Durham, Bucks County, Pa. Cadastral map showing lots, lot numbers, and prices. Hills, forges, mansion-house, and major trees shown pictorially. Title in lower margin in ink. Oriented with north ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1773
  • A plan of the city and environs of Philadelphia.

    A plan of the city and environs of Philadelphia.

    Scale ca. 1:42,000. Hand colored. Shows names of landowners in rural areas. LC copy annotated, has "8.11.45.Vme." Includes "Elevation of the State House." Available also through the Library of Congress web site ...

    • Contributor: Lotter, Matthäus Albrecht
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • McKean Co.

    McKean Co.

    Covers lands of the William Bingham estate surveyed by John Adlum. Shows land ownership, lots, boundaries, numbers, and acreages. Title from label affixed to verso. From the William Bingham estate maps. Pen-and-ink ...

    • Contributor: Adlum, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1790
  • [Land ownership map of the William Bingham estate in Potter County, Pennsylvania /

    [Land ownership map of the William Bingham estate in Potter C...

    Shows lots, boundaries, numbers, and dimensions. From the William Bingham estate maps. Sectional title label affixed on verso of each sheet. Pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. Some sheets include note and inset. NW ...

    • Contributor: Adlum, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1790
  • [Zehn Karten und Ansichten den Schlachtfelden des amerikanischen Unabhängigkeitskreiges in den Staaten Pennsylvanien und New York] /

    [Zehn Karten und Ansichten den Schlachtfelden des amerikanisc...

    Relief shown by hachures on some maps and by landform drawings on some views. Individual map/view titles in German; statements of attribution in Latin. Statements of attribution differ: Ioh. Martin Will excudit ...

    • Contributor: Will, Johann Martin
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777

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  • A map of Philadelphia and parts adjacent, /

    A map of Philadelphia and parts adjacent, /

    From Gentleman's Magazine, [1777] LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1307 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Mounted on linen. DLC 1 map ; 34 ...

    • Contributor: Scull, Nicholas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • A new map of Virginia, Maryland, and the improved parts of Pennsylvania & New Jersey.

    A new map of Virginia, Maryland, and the improved parts of Pe...

    Relief shown pictorially. Date and attribution from On the map, 1983. Second state of map published originally in 1685 by Christopher Browne. This state differs from the earlier one in lacking the ...

    • Contributor: Browne, Christopher
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1700
  • [Philadelphia and neighborhood].

    [Philadelphia and neighborhood].

    Scale ca. 1:20,400. Title from William Faden's Catalogue of a curious and valuable collection of original maps and plans. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Shows line of ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • A chart of Delaware Bay and River : containing a full and exact description of the shores, creeks, harbours, soundings, shoals, sands, and bearings of the most considerable land marks, from the capes to Philadelphia /

    A chart of Delaware Bay and River : containing a full and exa...

    Scale ca. 1:275,000. Oriented with north to the right. Depths shown by soundings. Shows ship channels. Includes list of subscribers and "Tide table." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...

    • Contributor: Fisher, Joshua
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776