Detail View: JCB Map Collection: A mapp of ye improved part of Pensilvania in America, divided into countyes, townships, and lotts Surveyed by Tho: Holme

Accession Number: 
28161
File Name: 
28161-000
Call number: 
Cabinet Cc687 /1.1
Map title: 
A mapp of ye improved part of Pensilvania in America, divided into countyes, townships, and lotts Surveyed by Tho: Holme
Place of Publication: 
London
Publisher: 
Sold by Geo: Willdey
Publication date: 
[1715?]
Map size height: 
41 cm.
Map size width: 
55 cm.
Item description: 
Engraved map
Geographical description: 
Map of Pennsylvania with names and property lines of settlers. Includes indexes to property ownership in Chester, Bucks, and Philadelphia counties and inset of "The city of Philadelphia, two miles in length and one in breadth." Dedication in cartouche at right, "To William Penn Esq ... dedicated and presented by Ino. Harris."
Cartobibliographic notes: 
Revised state of the plate, Philip Lea's name deleted. Imprint in 3 lines added at lower right.
References: 
Snyder, Views of Philadelphia before 1800, no. (7A); Stevens & Tree, no. 68(b); Phillips, Maps:670; BMPM 11/425
Geographic Area: 
North America
Scale 1: 
ca. 170,000
Normalized date: 
1715
LC bibliographic number: 
b53847660
Creator: 
Holme, Thomas, d. 1695