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    Independence
    Independence National Historical Park, Pennsylvania Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Selected buildings shown pictorially. "*GPO:2005--394-337/00376 Reprint 2005." Title from panel. Includes text, tourist information, historical notes, and col. ill. in map area. Text, small facs. map of Philadelphia in 1800, and col. ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 2005
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    Fac-simile of Holmes-map of the province of Pennsylvania : with the names of the original purchasers from William Penn, begun in 1681. 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 ...
    • Contributor: Holme, Thomas - Smith, Lloyd P. (Lloyd Pearsall) - Greene, Robert - Thornton, John
    • Date: 1687
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    John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge at Tinicum, Darby Creek canoe trail. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available "March 2002." At head of panel title: U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service. Includes location map (inset). Text, index (part), and ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
    • Date: 2002
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    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. 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 on the Atlantic Ocean from Nova Scotia to West Florida inclusive, &ca. &ca. [Signed:] John Montrésor, chief engineer in America." Imperfect: Fort Mifflin on Great Mud Island is almost entirely cut off. ...
    • Contributor: Nicole, Pierre
    • Date: 1778
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    Independence National Historical Park, Philadelphia Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available "*GPO: 1987--181-415/60158. Reprint 1987." Panel title. Includes text, location map, and col. ill. Text titled "Philadelphia and the new nation" and col. ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1987
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    Fac simile of Reed's map : to the honourable House of Representatives of the Freemen of Pennsylvania this map of the city and liberties of Philadelphia with the catalogue of purchasers is ... Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Facsim. of cadastral map showing land ownership. Original version: To the honourable House of Representatives of the Freemen of Pennsylvania this map of the city and liberties of Philadelphia ... is humbly dedicated by ... Iohn Reed / eng'd by Worley & Bracher. [Philadelphia : s.n., 1774]. Includes text, inset of "A ground plan of the city of Philadelphia," index of landowners, and ill. ...
    • Contributor: Reed, John - Warner, Charles L. - Smither, James - Worley & Bracher
    • Date: 1870
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    Philadelphia in 1886. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. Differs from other edition in illus. of commercial buildings. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 829.1 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes indexes and illus. of notable commercial buildings. AACR2
    • Contributor: Burk & McFetridge
    • Date: 1886
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    A description of two lotts in the city of Philadelphia, the one belonging to the Proprietary, William Penn, the other to his daughter, Lætitia Penn, together with the streets & lotts bounding ... Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Scale ca. 1:600. Alternate title: Fac-simile of the original plat of the lots assigned to William and Lætitia Penn, drawn 23d of the 12th month 1698, and recovered 4th of 9th month 1882. Has watermark. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Cadastral map showing landowners' names. Facsimile of a manuscript. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...
    • Contributor: Penington, Edward - Boogher, William Fletcher - Penn, Letitia - Penn, William
    • Date: 1882
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    Independence
    Independence National Historical Park, Pennsylvania Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Selected buildings shown pictorially. "*GPO:2003--496-196/40484. Reprint 2003." Title from panel. Includes text, tourist information, historical notes, and col. ill. in map area. Text, small facs. map of Philadelphia in 1800, and col. ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 2003
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    The Centennial--balloon view of the grounds : [Centennial Exhibition at Philadelphia, 1876]
    Guide to the Centennial. | Bird's-eye view of the Centennial grounds
    Bird's-eye view of fairgrounds. Oriented with north toward the lower left. In upper margin: Supplement to Harper's weekly, September 30, 1876. Originally catalogued in book collection under LC classification: T825.A2G8. Title panel on verso of cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy somewhat soiled esp. in margins, worn along fold lines, missing 2nd part ...
    • Contributor: Harper & Brothers - Davis, Theodore R. - R. Newell & Son
    • Date: 1876
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    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 also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Mounted on paper with linen backing.
    • Contributor: Scull, Nicholas - Heap, George
    • Date: 1753
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    The City of New York as laid out by the Commissioners with the surrounding country Street planning map. Covers all of Manhattan Island (New York, N.Y.) and substantial parts of adjacent counties in New York and New Jersey. Shows existing and proposed streets; also buildings and other structures, streams and other wetlands, political boundaries. Shows relief by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illustrations of surveying equipment used by the ...
    • Contributor: Randel, John
    • Date: 1821
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    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
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    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. ... 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 on the Second Presbyterian Church burial ground. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1328 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1787
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    Philadelphia (the most densely settled portion). Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Street map of city center and adjacent western districts. Publication data from t.p. of encyclopedia volume. Map removed from 1894 Werner ed. of: The Encyclopædia Britannica, a dictionary of arts, sciences, and general literature with new maps ... with American revisions and additions. Vol. XVIII (between p. 739-740). LC copy imperfect: Lacks street index. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...
    • Contributor: Werner Company (Chicago, Ill.)
    • Date: 1894
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    John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge at Tinicum. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Includes note and location map (inset). Text and "Impoundment trail map" on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
    • Date: 2007
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    Grand bird's-eye view of the Centennial Exhibition grounds and the surrounding country : showing the exact location of every building connected with the great international exposition, drawn in crayon from official topographic ... Perspective map not drawn to scale. Folded title: Bird's eye view of the Centennial grounds and map of Philadelphia from the Daily Graphic of May 4th and 9th. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed. "A comprehensive distance map of the city of Philadelphia" and advertisement on verso. AACR2
    • Contributor: Graphic Company
    • Date: 1876
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    Map of Delaware Co. and the city of Philadelphia Shows real-property tracts and landowners' names in rural areas of the county and in the Province Island district of Philadelphia. Radial distances shown from Philadelphia City Hall. Depths shown by soundings. Hand col. to distinguish minor civil divisions (townships, boroughs, cities) and numbered wards in Philadelphia. Also shows grounds of "International Exposition" in Fairmount Park, Philadelphia. "Entered according to act of Congress in the ...
    • Contributor: G.M. Hopkins & Co. - Busch, Edward - Bourquin, F. (Frederick) - Hopkins, Griffith Morgan
    • Date: 1876
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    Map of Philadelphia showing population in year 1920, as enumerated in U.S. Census, and existing electric railway system Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Scale ca. 1:43,000. Shows radial distances and unelectrified railroads. Also shows unelectrified railroads. Also covers adjacent suburbs. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1; 651/2; 650/3; 650/4
    • Contributor: Philadelphia. Department of City Transit
    • Date: 1921
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    A mapp of ye improved part of Pensilvania in America, divided into countyes, townships, and lotts Shows rural landholders' names and lots in Philadelphia, Chester, and Bucks Counties. First issue. Includes indexes of landholders, inset of "The city of Philadelphia, two miles in length and one in breadth," and coat of arms. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault
    • Contributor: Holme, Thomas - Harris, John - Lea, Philip
    • Date: 1687
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    Philadelphia General street map of the compact central districts of Philadelphia. Hand col. to show administrative wards (numbered). Title from upper border of map. Map "Copyright, 1883, by O.W. Gray & Son". Includes hand col. insets at scale ca. 1:92,000: Outline map of the county and city of Philadelphia and vicinity -- North-eastern part of Twenty-third Ward. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...
    • Contributor: O.W. Gray & Son - J. Gopsill's Sons
    • Date: 1883
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    Independence National Historical Park, Pennsylvania
    Philadelphia and the new nation Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    "*GPO: 2000--460-976/00222. Reprint 2000." Panel title. Includes text, historical notes, location map, and col. ill. Text and col. ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 2000
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    A map of the county of Philadelphia : from actual survey Shows rural buildings and occupants' names. Relief shown by hachures. LC Land ownership maps, 784 Includes text, population table, and inset "Plan of the city of Philadalphia". Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Ellet, Charles
    • Date: 1843
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    League Island U.S. Navy Yard Philadelphia Aerial view to horizon. Also shows warships, horse-drawn carriages, personal figures, and city skyline at horizon. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined, torn at edges, rubber-stamped, annotated in lead pencil on recto, in blue pencil on verso. PM3
    • Contributor: Webster & Hunter
    • Date: 1897
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    A plan of the city of Philadelphia, the capital of Pennsylvania, from an actual survey. 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 Mr. Fisher of Philadelphia, 1776 [ca. 1:700,000] Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Easburn, Benjamin - André, Peter - Dury, Andrew
    • Date: 1776