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

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Title
Plan of the lots laid out at Pittsburg and the Coal Hill.
Contributor Names
Hills, John (Surveyor)
Created / Published
1787.
Subject Headings
-  Real property--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Pittsburgh (Pa.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh
Genre
Early Maps
Manuscript Maps
Notes
-  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
Medium
col. map 46 x 87 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3824.P6G46 1787 .P5
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3824p.ar133300
Library of Congress Control Number
74692580
Online Format
image
Description
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
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https://lccn.loc.gov/74692580
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Hills, John. Plan of the lots laid out at Pittsburg and the Coal Hill. 1787. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/74692580/. (Accessed June 27, 2017.)

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Hills, J. (1787) Plan of the lots laid out at Pittsburg and the Coal Hill. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/74692580/.

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Hills, John. Plan of the lots laid out at Pittsburg and the Coal Hill. 1787. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/74692580/>.