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A map of Pennsylvania exhibiting not only the improved parts of that Province, but also its extensive frontiers : laid down from actual surveys and chiefly from the late map of W. Scull published in 1770 : and humbly inscribed to the Honourable Thomas Penn and Richard Penn, esquires, true and absolute proprietaries & governors of the province of Pennsylvania and the territories thereunto belonging.

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Names
Scull, William (fl. 1765 ) (Cartographer)
Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm) (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America.

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Pennsylvania

Whole

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1775-06-10
Place Term: London
Publisher: Printed for Robt. Sayer & J. Bennett, map, chart, and print sellers, No. 53, Fleet-Street
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 00-400
Topics
Pennsylvania --
Pennsylvania -- Administrative and political divisions -- Maps -- Early works to 1800 --
Pennsylvania -- Maps -- Early works to 1800 --
Notes
Content : "Longitude west from London."

Content : "Published as the Act directs."

Content : Appears in Thomas Jefferys' The American atlas. 1775.

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

Content : NYPL copy trimmed at the bottom.

Content : Relief shown pictorially.

Content: Shows county boundaries.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 68 x 134 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 5400886
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b15335100
UUID: 6c873a00-c52b-012f-b927-3c075448cc4b

Item timeline of events

  • 1775: 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 Pennsylvania exhibiting not only the improved parts of that Province, but also its extensive frontiers : laid down from actual surveys and chiefly from the late map of W. Scull published in 1770 : and humbly inscribed to the Honourable Thomas Penn and Richard Penn, esquires, true and absolute proprietaries & governors of the province of Pennsylvania and the territories thereunto belonging." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1775-06-10. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-efab-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A map of Pennsylvania exhibiting not only the improved parts of that Province, but also its extensive frontiers : laid down from actual surveys and chiefly from the late map of W. Scull published in 1770 : and humbly inscribed to the Honourable Thomas Penn and Richard Penn, esquires, true and absolute proprietaries & governors of the province of Pennsylvania and the territories thereunto belonging." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 27, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-efab-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1775-06-10). A map of Pennsylvania exhibiting not only the improved parts of that Province, but also its extensive frontiers : laid down from actual surveys and chiefly from the late map of W. Scull published in 1770 : and humbly inscribed to the Honourable Thomas Penn and Richard Penn, esquires, true and absolute proprietaries & governors of the province of Pennsylvania and the territories thereunto belonging. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-efab-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A map of Pennsylvania exhibiting not only the improved parts of that Province, but also its extensive frontiers : laid down from actual surveys and chiefly from the late map of W. Scull published in 1770 : and humbly inscribed to the Honourable Thomas Penn and Richard Penn, esquires, true and absolute proprietaries & governors of the province of Pennsylvania and the territories thereunto belonging.