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 [map].

Author
Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm) [Browse]
Format
Map
Language
English
Published/​Created
London, Printed for Robt. Sayer & J. Bennett, 1775.
Description
  • Scale [ca. 1:365,000]. (W 79°55ʹ00ʺ--W 74°15ʹ00ʺ/N 41°55ʹ00ʺ--N 39°30ʹ00ʺ).
  • 1 map. hand col., sectioned and mounted on cloth backing. 68 x 134 cm.

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Subject(s)
Donor
Library of Congress genre(s)
Getty AAT genre
Notes
  • "Longitude west from London."
  • "Published as the Act directs 10 June 1775."
  • Relief shown pictorially.
  • Shows county boundaries.
  • Appears in Thomas Jefferys' The American atlas. 1775.
Source acquisition
Historic Maps copy 1 is gift of Richard K. Paynter, Princeton class of 1925.
References
LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1296
LCCN
74692507
OCLC
5400886
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