Collection Items

  • Map
    A map of Philadelphia and parts adjacent : with a perspective view of the State-House
    Perspective view of the State-House
    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. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text, distance table, and ground-level view of the Statehouse (later Independence Hall). Purchased with funding support from J. Thomas Touchton, Mr. ...
    • Contributor: Scull, Nicholas - Heap, George - Hebert, L.
    • Date: 1752
  • Map
    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 Esqr., Surveyor General ... Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Scale ca. 1:6,100. Title in upper margin: Philadelphia 100 years ago. Facsimile. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Pictorial map. The original "Published according to Act of Parliament Novr. 1st 1762 and sold by the Editor's Matthew Clarkson and M. Biddle in Philadelphia." Includes index to points of interest and insets "A" and "B." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...
    • Contributor: Scull, Nicholas - Clarkson, Matthew - Biddle, Mary - Miller & Moss
    • Date: 1762
  • Map
    A plan of the city and environs of Philadelphia Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Scale ca. 1:43,000. Facsimile. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1847 by Thomas Fisher ..." Shows names of rural householders. Includes text, statistical data, distance list, and ill. of "Elevation of the State House." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Scull, Nicholas - Heap, George - Faden, William - Fisher, Thomas
    • Date: 1847
  • Map
    A plan of the city and environs of Philadelphia Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Scale ca. 1:43,000. Facsimile. LC copy imperfect: Trimmed to neatline and soiled. Relief shown by hachures. Shows names of rural householders. Includes text, statistical data, and distance list, and "Elevation of the State House." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Scull, Nicholas - Heap, George - Faden, William - Fisher, Thomas
    • Date: 1847