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A map of that part of Pensylvania now the principal seat of war in America : wherein may be seen the situation of Philadelphia, Red Bank, Mud Island, & Germantown

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Names
Scull, Nicholas (1686?-1761?) (Surveyor)
Jackson, L. (Engraver)
Collection

Cartographic materials from the Emmet Collection of Manuscripts Etc. Relating to American History.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1778
Place Term: London? :
Publisher: S.n.,
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-5103 [Filed with Pennsylvania]
Topics
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia (Pa.) -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Philadelphia Region (Pa.) -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Notes
Content : Emmet Collection ; 5803.

Content : In upper margin: Between the two lines that cross Philadelphia was the first plan of that city.

Content : Includes decorative cartouches and notes on attack on Fort Mifflin.

Content : National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.

Content : Relief shown pictorially.

Citation/reference : Variant of Jolly, D.C. Maps of America in periodicals before 1800, 318

Citation/reference : Variant of LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1317

Citation/reference : EM5803

Statement of Responsibility: From an actual survey made by Nichos. Scull, surveyor of the province of Pensylvania ; this map was engraved by L. Jackson.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 38 x 30 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 47744306
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b15104147
UUID: bfc6a590-c628-012f-914e-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1778: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A map of that part of Pensylvania now the principal seat of war in America : wherein may be seen the situation of Philadelphia, Red Bank, Mud Island, & Germantown" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1778. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee4b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A map of that part of Pensylvania now the principal seat of war in America : wherein may be seen the situation of Philadelphia, Red Bank, Mud Island, & Germantown" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 2, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee4b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1778). A map of that part of Pensylvania now the principal seat of war in America : wherein may be seen the situation of Philadelphia, Red Bank, Mud Island, & Germantown Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee4b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A map of that part of Pensylvania now the principal seat of war in America : wherein may be seen the situation of Philadelphia, Red Bank, Mud Island, & Germantown