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To the citizens of Philadelphia this plan of the city and its environs is respectfully dedicated by the editor

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Title
To the citizens of Philadelphia this plan of the city and its environs is respectfully dedicated by the editor
Additional title: 1776, to the citizens of Philadelphia this plan of the city and its environs is respectfully dedicated by the editor
Additional title: Philadelphia, this plan of the city and its environs
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Pennsylvania

Philadelphia

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1850 - 1899 (Questionable)
Place: Philadelphia?
Publisher: publisher not identified
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-947
Topics
Philadelphia (Pa.)
Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia
Genres
Maps
Notes
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 7, page 693, column b, no. 5
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Content: Scale approximately 1:28,000 (W 75°12ʹ42ʺ--W 75°06ʹ40ʺ/N 39°59ʹ25ʺ--N 39°56ʹ06ʺ).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 25 x 35 cm
Description
Includes index to points of interest and illustrations. Pictorially shows some builidngs and topography. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. At head of title: 1776. Facsimile. Reduced, lithographed version of P.C. Varlé's map of approximately 1797, depicting approximately 1794, cited by Wheat and Brun, Maps and charts published in America before 1800, entry 465.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 55711761
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21394803
Folder number: US210.1.01
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d0cce790-bbff-0135-dc0f-3d61a7d4788f
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1850: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "To the citizens of Philadelphia this plan of the city and its environs is respectfully dedicated by the editor" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1850 - 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ea975230-bbff-0135-b105-29a5cb32c194

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "To the citizens of Philadelphia this plan of the city and its environs is respectfully dedicated by the editor" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 22, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ea975230-bbff-0135-b105-29a5cb32c194

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1850 - 1899). To the citizens of Philadelphia this plan of the city and its environs is respectfully dedicated by the editor Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ea975230-bbff-0135-b105-29a5cb32c194

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To the citizens of Philadelphia this plan of the city and its environs is respectfully dedicated by the editor