A map of Philadelphia and parts adjacent : with a perspective view of the State-House Additional title: Perspective view of the State-House
NamesScull, Nicholas, 1686?-1761? (Creator)Heap, George, active 1715-1760 (Creator)Boggs, Benj. R. (Benjamin Randolph) (Publisher)
Maps of North America
United States (except New York)
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1893Place: PhiladelphiaPublisher: Benj. R. Boggs
Library locationsLionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map DivisionShelf locator: Map Div. 17-943 c. 2
TopicsIndependence Hall (Philadelphia, Pa.)Landowners -- Pennsylvania -- PhiladelphiaLandowners -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia RegionLandownersPhiladelphia Region (Pa.)Philadelphia (Pa.)Pennsylvania -- PhiladelphiaPennsylvania -- Philadelphia Region
NotesStatement of responsibility: By N. Scull and G. Heap.Statement of responsibility: "Republished 1893 by Benj. R. Boggs, Philadelphia."Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 7, page 693, column aFunding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)Acquisition: Emmet Collection 3320Content: Scale approximately 1:65,000 (W 75°17ʹ01ʺ--W 75°02ʹ27ʺ/N 40°03ʹ05ʺ--N 39°51ʹ08ʺ).
Physical DescriptionExtent: 1 map ; 33 x 30 cm, on sheet 54 x 35 cmMargins trimmed off. Mounted on paper 53 x 39 cmAnnotated with red underlining of a resident's name on map, with handwritten explanation beneath map that red "show[s] the situation of Mr. John Moland's residence near Phila."
DescriptionFacsimile of state showing estate of Wm. Allen near Germantown with his name added to the "Table of distances." Rural buildings shown with occupants' names. Includes text, distance table, illustrations, and ground-level view of the Statehouse (later Independence Hall). Differs from other states in that it includes a "Scale of Inches" in addition to a "Scale of Furlongs & Miles." "1750" above Statehouse.
Type of ResourceCartographic
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 62882164NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21376795Folder number: US209.1.02Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3cab9260-bc05-0135-c914-0659b9de9af9
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