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To the Honorable Thomas Penn and Richard Penn, Esquires, true and absolute proprietaries and Governors of the Province of Pennsylvania and the territories thereunto belonging and to the Honorable John Penn, Esquire, Lieutenant-Governor of the same, this map, of the Province of Pennsylvania

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Title
To the Honorable Thomas Penn and Richard Penn, Esquires, true and absolute proprietaries and Governors of the Province of Pennsylvania and the territories thereunto belonging and to the Honorable John Penn, Esquire, Lieutenant-Governor of the same, this map, of the Province of Pennsylvania
Names
Scull, William, active 1765 (Surveyor)
Nevil, James (Printer)
Dawkins, Henry, -1786? (Engraver)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Pennsylvania

Whole

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1770-04-04
Place: Philadelphia
Publisher: Printed by James Nevil, for the author, April 4st [sic], 1770
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 00-399
Topics
Pennsylvania -- Administrative and political divisions
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Content: Relief shown pictorially.
Content: Shows county boundaries.
Content: Includes decorative cartouche and notes.
Citation/reference: Phillips. Maps of America, p. 674
Statement of responsibility: Printed by James Nevil, for the Author [W. Scull]; Henry Dawkins, sculpt.
Statement of responsibility: is humbly dedicated by their most obedient servt. W. Scull
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 55 x 80 cm.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 5400898
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15400308
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6b2b49e0-c52b-012f-fbd0-3c075448cc4b
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

  • 1770: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "To the Honorable Thomas Penn and Richard Penn, Esquires, true and absolute proprietaries and Governors of the Province of Pennsylvania and the territories thereunto belonging and to the Honorable John Penn, Esquire, Lieutenant-Governor of the same, this map, of the Province of Pennsylvania " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1770-04-04. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47da-efaa-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "To the Honorable Thomas Penn and Richard Penn, Esquires, true and absolute proprietaries and Governors of the Province of Pennsylvania and the territories thereunto belonging and to the Honorable John Penn, Esquire, Lieutenant-Governor of the same, this map, of the Province of Pennsylvania " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 9, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47da-efaa-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1770-04-04). To the Honorable Thomas Penn and Richard Penn, Esquires, true and absolute proprietaries and Governors of the Province of Pennsylvania and the territories thereunto belonging and to the Honorable John Penn, Esquire, Lieutenant-Governor of the same, this map, of the Province of Pennsylvania Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47da-efaa-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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To the Honorable Thomas Penn and Richard Penn, Esquires, true and absolute proprietaries and Governors of the Province of Pennsylvania and the territories thereunto belonging and to the Honorable John Penn, Esquire, Lieutenant-Governor of the same, this map, of the Province of Pennsylvania