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To the citizens of Philadelphia, this new plan of the city and its environs, taken from actual survey is respectfully dedicated by their humble servt. John A. Paxton

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Title
To the citizens of Philadelphia, this new plan of the city and its environs, taken from actual survey is respectfully dedicated by their humble servt. John A. Paxton
Names
Strickland, William (1787-1854) (Cartographer)
Harrison, W. (Engraver)
Paxton, John Adams (Surveyor)
Harrison, Charles Peter (1783-1854 ) (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Pennsylvania

Philadelphia

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1811
Place: Philadelphia :
Publisher: C.P. Harrison,
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-1831 [Text on shelf]
Topics
Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Maps
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: Accompanied by John Adams Paxton's Stranger's guide, 1811. 56 p. ; 18 cm.
Content: Author and publisher information based on P.L. Phillips's Descriptive list of maps.
Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Content: NYPL copy imperfect: portions of map missing at the bottom.
Content: Oriented with north to the upper right.
Citation/reference: Phillips, P.L. Descriptive list of maps and views of Philadelphia, 183
Statement of responsibility: [drawn under the direction of J.A. Paxton, by Wm. Strickland] ; W. Harrison, sct.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 45 x 49 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 46460429
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14999240
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7f1828a0-c52b-012f-9437-3c075448cc4b
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Item timeline of events

  • 1787: Creator Born
  • 1811: Issued
  • 1854: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "To the citizens of Philadelphia, this new plan of the city and its environs, taken from actual survey is respectfully dedicated by their humble servt. John A. Paxton" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1811. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f017-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "To the citizens of Philadelphia, this new plan of the city and its environs, taken from actual survey is respectfully dedicated by their humble servt. John A. Paxton" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 27, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f017-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1811). To the citizens of Philadelphia, this new plan of the city and its environs, taken from actual survey is respectfully dedicated by their humble servt. John A. Paxton Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f017-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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To the citizens of Philadelphia, this new plan of the city and its environs, taken from actual survey is respectfully dedicated by their humble servt. John A. Paxton