Pennsylvania

Description

Map of Pennsylvania at the time of the ratification of the Constitution, showing towns, villages, roads, paths, counties, boundary lines, mountain ranges, and water bodies. The map also includes a legend (indicating meeting houses, wigwams, mills, forges, boundaries, towns, roads, villages, and paths) in the lower-right corner. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:950,400] (15 miles to the inch).

Physical Description

1 map : hand col. ; 31 x 57 cm.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1937.

Context

This map is part of the collection entitled: Abilene Library Consortium and one other and was provided by Hardin-Simmons University Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 33 times . More information about this map can be viewed below.

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  • Geological Survey (U.S.)
    Publisher Info: Reprinted 1937, by U.S. Geological Survey.
    Place of Publication: [Washington, D.C.]

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  • Main Title: Pennsylvania
  • Added Title: Pennsylvania at the time of the ratification of the Constitution, from an original map in the Library of Congress at Washington, which was made in 1787.

Description

Map of Pennsylvania at the time of the ratification of the Constitution, showing towns, villages, roads, paths, counties, boundary lines, mountain ranges, and water bodies. The map also includes a legend (indicating meeting houses, wigwams, mills, forges, boundaries, towns, roads, villages, and paths) in the lower-right corner. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:950,400] (15 miles to the inch).

Physical Description

1 map : hand col. ; 31 x 57 cm.

Notes

Original dedication: "To the patrons of the Colombian Magazine, this Map of Pennsylvania is dedicated by their obligated and obedt servants, the Proprietors."

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  • Accession or Local Control No: HSU-0307002083979
  • Accession or Local Control No: 8.A.10
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth493114

Collections

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Abilene Library Consortium

Featuring thousands of newspapers, photographs, sound recordings, technical drawings, and much more, this diverse collection tells the story of Texas through the preservation and exhibition of valuable resources.

Jesse Wallace Williams Map Collection

Historic topographic maps of locations in Texas and surrounding states. The detailed maps include precise locations of roads, waterways, structures and more.

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  • 1937

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Pennsylvania, map, 1937; [Washington, D.C.]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth493114/: accessed February 25, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Hardin-Simmons University Library.