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A mapp of ye improved part of Pensilvania in America, divided into countyes, townships, and lotts

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Title
A mapp of ye improved part of Pensilvania in America, divided into countyes, townships, and lotts
Names
Willdey, George (Bookseller)
Holme, Thomas (d. 1695) (Surveyor)
Harris, John (fl. 1680-1740) (Cartographer)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Pennsylvania

Whole

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1715 (Questionable)
Place: London
Publisher: Sold by Geo. Willdey at the great Toy, Spectacle, China-ware, and Print shop, at the corner of Ludzgate Street, near St. Pauls,
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 00-410 [Filed with Pennsylvania, [1687], as originally cataloged in NYPL Dictionary Catalog of the Map Division]
Topics
Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Pennsylvania
Landowners -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia Region
Pennsylvania -- Administrative and political divisions -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Pennsylvania -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Philadelphia Region (Pa.) -- Administrative and political divisions -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Philadelphia Region (Pa.) -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Real property -- Pennsylvania
Real property -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia Region
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: Bancroft Collection.
Content: Dedication signed: Ino. Harris.
Content: Includes indexes to property ownership in Chester, Bucks, and Philadelphia counties and inset of "The city of Philadelphia, two miles in length and one in breadth."
Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Content: Oriented with north to the upper right.
Content: Second issue. Fist issue sold by P. Lea.
Content: Shows names and property lines of settlers.
Statement of responsibility: surveyed by Tho. Holme.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 40 x 55 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 5564596
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15393420
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6a897c90-c52b-012f-3653-3c075448cc4b
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Item timeline of events

  • 1715: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A mapp of ye improved part of Pensilvania in America, divided into countyes, townships, and lotts" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1715. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-edee-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A mapp of ye improved part of Pensilvania in America, divided into countyes, townships, and lotts" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 8, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-edee-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1715). A mapp of ye improved part of Pensilvania in America, divided into countyes, townships, and lotts Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-edee-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A mapp of ye improved part of Pensilvania in America, divided into countyes, townships, and lotts