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


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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 / from an actual survey made by Nichos. Scull, surveyor of the province of Pensylvania ; this map was engraved by L. Jackson.

Image ID: 434013

A map of that part of Pensylvania now the principal seat of war in America : wherein may be seen the situation of Philad... ([1778?])

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Image Title

:  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 / from an actual survey made by Nichos. Scull, surveyor of the province of Pensylvania ; this map was engraved by L. Jackson.

Creator

: Scull, Nicholas, 1686?-1761? -- Surveyor

Additional Name(s)

: Jackson, L. -- Engraver

Published Date

: [1778?]

Item Physical Description

: 1 map ; 38 x 30 cm.

Notes

: Emmet Collection ; 5803. Note 2.) In upper margin: Between the two lines that cross Philadelphia was the first plan of that city. Note 3.) Includes decorative cartouches and notes on attack on Fort Mifflin. Note 4.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard. Note 5.) Relief shown pictorially.

Standard Reference

: Variant of LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1317; EM5803; Variant of Jolly, D.C. Maps of America in periodicals before 1800, 318

Source

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

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / The Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division

Catalog Call Number

: Map Div. 01-5103 [Filed with Pennsylvania]

Digital ID

: 434013

Record ID

: 252866

Digital Item Published

: 2-3-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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