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A map of the state of Pennsylvania / [cartographic material] / by Reading Howell, MDCCCXI ; engraved by J. Vallance.

A map of the state of Pennsylvania / [cartographic material] / by Reading Howell, MDCCCXI ; engraved by J. Vallance.

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Creator: Howell, Reading, 1743-1827
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Date: 1811.
Publisher: Kimber & Conrad & Johnson & Warner,
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Description:
Map shows "line limiting the purchase made of the Indians November 1768", townships and roads etc.
Townships are dated in manuscript.
Includes drawing of Schuylkill permanent bridge on lower left hand corner.
Includes dedication statement "To the Governor and Legislature of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania this map is respectfully inscribed by the author".
Relief shown by hachures.
The Yale map collection also has a later state, dated 1816 of this map under the call number *774.1816; as well as Howell's first map of Pennsylvania, published after the Republic was established, dated 1792, call number *774.1792 and the first state of his smaller version of the 1792 map, call number *774.1792B.
Physical Description:
1 map : hand col. ; 54 x 88 cm. on sheet 60 x 95 cm.
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Scale [ca. 1:680,000]
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BRBL_00498
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The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement
Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 15790125
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