Maps [Philadelphia and neighborhood].

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Title
[Philadelphia and neighborhood].
Created / Published
1778.
Subject Headings
-  Philadelphia Region--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Fortification--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia
Genre
Early Maps
Manuscript Maps
Notes
-  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 defense and troops between Schuylkill and Delaware Rivers north of the city, and other fortifications. Also shows names of suburban land owners.
-  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1326
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  AACR2: 651/1; 650/2
Medium
col. map 52 x 48 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3824.P5A1 1778 .P53
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3824p.ar132600
Library of Congress Control Number
gm71000682
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/gm71000682
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=gm71000682&searchType=1&recCount=10
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