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The Resource District of Pennsylvania to wit: be it remembered, that on the thirteenth day of June, in the fifteenth year of the independence of the United States of America, Reading Howell, of the the said District, hath deposited in this office, the title of map, the right whereof he claims as author, in the words, to wit "A Map of Pennsylvania, and the parts connected therewith, relating to the roads and inland navigation, especially as proposed to be improved by the late proceeding of assembly. (Copied from his larger map), by Reading Howell

District of Pennsylvania to wit: be it remembered, that on the thirteenth day of June, in the fifteenth year of the independence of the United States of America, Reading Howell, of the the said District, hath deposited in this office, the title of map, the right whereof he claims as author, in the words, to wit "A Map of Pennsylvania, and the parts connected therewith, relating to the roads and inland navigation, especially as proposed to be improved by the late proceeding of assembly. (Copied from his larger map), by Reading Howell

Label
District of Pennsylvania to wit: be it remembered, that on the thirteenth day of June, in the fifteenth year of the independence of the United States of America, Reading Howell, of the the said District, hath deposited in this office, the title of map, the right whereof he claims as author, in the words, to wit "A Map of Pennsylvania, and the parts connected therewith, relating to the roads and inland navigation, especially as proposed to be improved by the late proceeding of assembly. (Copied from his larger map)
Title
District of Pennsylvania to wit: be it remembered, that on the thirteenth day of June, in the fifteenth year of the independence of the United States of America, Reading Howell, of the the said District, hath deposited in this office, the title of map, the right whereof he claims as author, in the words, to wit "A Map of Pennsylvania, and the parts connected therewith, relating to the roads and inland navigation, especially as proposed to be improved by the late proceeding of assembly. (Copied from his larger map)
Statement of responsibility
by Reading Howell
Title variation
  • Map of Pennsylvania
  • Map of Pennsylvania and the parts connected therewith relating to the roads and inland navigation
Creator
Contributor
Cartographer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CLU
Characteristic
single map
Index
no index present
LC call number
G3821.G4 1792
LC item number
.H8 1834
Label
District of Pennsylvania to wit: be it remembered, that on the thirteenth day of June, in the fifteenth year of the independence of the United States of America, Reading Howell, of the the said District, hath deposited in this office, the title of map, the right whereof he claims as author, in the words, to wit "A Map of Pennsylvania, and the parts connected therewith, relating to the roads and inland navigation, especially as proposed to be improved by the late proceeding of assembly. (Copied from his larger map), by Reading Howell
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Relief shown by hachures
  • Prime meridian: Philadelphia
  • Partial cadastral map
  • Shows towns, villages, forges & mills, houses, roads, portages, roads to be opened or improved, inland navigation, and identifies some landowners
  • Differs from original 1792 map in font style
  • "To the Legislature and the Governor of Pennsylvania This Map is respectfully Inscribed by Reading Howell."
Carrier category
sheet
Carrier category code
nb
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/cartographicMathematicalDataProjectionStatement
894080
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/cartographicMathematicalDataScaleStatement
  • a
  • Scale approximately 1:894,080
Color
one color
Content category
cartographic image
Content type code
cri
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
39 x 47 cm, on sheet 56 x 66 cm
Extent
1 map
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Physical medium
paper
Positive negative aspect
not applicable
Production reproduction details
other
Specific material designation
map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)981127782
  • ucoclc981127782
Type of reproduction
not applicable
Label
District of Pennsylvania to wit: be it remembered, that on the thirteenth day of June, in the fifteenth year of the independence of the United States of America, Reading Howell, of the the said District, hath deposited in this office, the title of map, the right whereof he claims as author, in the words, to wit "A Map of Pennsylvania, and the parts connected therewith, relating to the roads and inland navigation, especially as proposed to be improved by the late proceeding of assembly. (Copied from his larger map), by Reading Howell
Publication
Note
  • Relief shown by hachures
  • Prime meridian: Philadelphia
  • Partial cadastral map
  • Shows towns, villages, forges & mills, houses, roads, portages, roads to be opened or improved, inland navigation, and identifies some landowners
  • Differs from original 1792 map in font style
  • "To the Legislature and the Governor of Pennsylvania This Map is respectfully Inscribed by Reading Howell."
Carrier category
sheet
Carrier category code
nb
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/cartographicMathematicalDataProjectionStatement
894080
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/cartographicMathematicalDataScaleStatement
  • a
  • Scale approximately 1:894,080
Color
one color
Content category
cartographic image
Content type code
cri
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
39 x 47 cm, on sheet 56 x 66 cm
Extent
1 map
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Physical medium
paper
Positive negative aspect
not applicable
Production reproduction details
other
Specific material designation
map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)981127782
  • ucoclc981127782
Type of reproduction
not applicable

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