Map A Map of the western parts of the province of Pennsylvania, Virginia, &c.

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Title
A Map of the western parts of the province of Pennsylvania, Virginia, &c.
Contributor Names
Patten, John, 1724 or 1725-1754.
Created / Published
[1753?]
Subject Headings
-  Ohio River Valley--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
-  Ohio--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
-  Indiana--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
-  United States--Ohio River Valley
-  United States--Ohio
-  United States--Indiana
Notes
-  Scale ca. 1:1,270,000.
-  Manuscript, pen-and-ink, pencil and watercolor.
-  Has watermark.
-  Imperfect: Eastern portion and southwest corner wanting.
-  Relief shown pictorially.
-  "To the Honourable House of Representatives of the Province of Pennsylvania this map is most humbly inscribed by their most obedient and humble servant."
-  Shows area from the Wabash River on the west to the Scioto River on the east, and from Lake Huron on the north to the Green River in Kentucky on the south.
-  While one is not an exact copy of the other, there is great similarity to the "Traders map" ascribed to John Patten in Howard N. Eavenson's Map makers & Indian traders, 1949.
-  On verso: No. 52. Map of the western parts of the province of Pennsylvania & Virginia &c. A sketch ...
-  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 771
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  AACR2: 651/1; 651/2; 651/3
Medium
col. map on sheet 55 x 39 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3707.O5 1753 .M3
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3707o.ar077100
Library of Congress Control Number
gm71002323
Online Format
image
Description
Scale ca. 1:1,270,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink, pencil and watercolor. Has watermark. Imperfect: Eastern portion and southwest corner wanting. Relief shown pictorially. "To the Honourable House of Representatives of the Province of Pennsylvania this map is most humbly inscribed by their most obedient and humble servant." Shows area from the Wabash River on the west to the Scioto River on the east, and from Lake Huron on the north to the Green River in Kentucky on the south. While one is not an exact copy of the other, there is great similarity to the "Traders map" ascribed to John Patten in Howard N. Eavenson's Map makers & Indian traders, 1949. On verso: No. 52. Map of the western parts of the province of Pennsylvania & Virginia &c. A sketch ... LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 771 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 651/2; 651/3
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Patten, John, 1724 Or. A Map of the western parts of the province of Pennsylvania, Virginia, &c. [?, 1753] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gm71002323/. (Accessed June 29, 2017.)

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Patten, J. (1753) A Map of the western parts of the province of Pennsylvania, Virginia, &c. [?] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gm71002323/.

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Patten, John, 1724 Or. A Map of the western parts of the province of Pennsylvania, Virginia, &c. [?, 1753] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/gm71002323/>.