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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Melish, John
Date:
1822
Short Title:
Map Of Pennsylvania.
Publisher:
John Melish
Philadelphia
Type:
Wall Map
Obj Height cm:
128
Obj Width cm:
188
Scale 1:
316,800
Note:
First edition. Compared with the 1826 edition, there are many changes. The 1826 edition adds the delineation of topography adjoining the river systems, roads in almost every county, numerous changes in the emerging coal regions in the east central part of the state, more mountains and plateaus drawn in, and B. Tanner's name as publisher below the neat line in the lower right. With black top and bottom rollers. Outline color by county.
Reference:
Phillips Maps p680, Ristow 110-115.
State/Province:
Pennsylvania
Full Title:
Map of Pennsylvania. Constructed from the County Surveys authorized by the State and other original Documents by John Melish. Engraved by B. Tanner. Entered ... 7th day of June 1822, by John Melish ... Pennsylvania. (title engravng) Drawn by F. Kearny. Engraved by B. Tanner.
List No:
4307.000
Engraver or Printer:
Tanner, Benjamin, 1775-1848
Publication Author:
Melish, John
Pub Date:
1822
Pub Title:
Map of Pennsylvania. Constructed from the County Surveys authorized by the State and other original Documents by John Melish. Engraved by B. Tanner. Entered ... 7th day of June 1822, by John Melish ... Pennsylvania. (title engravng) Drawn by F. Kearny. Engraved by B. Tanner.
Pub Reference:
Phillips Maps p680, Ristow 110-115.
Pub Note:
See note field above.
Pub List No:
4307.000
Pub Type:
Wall Map
Pub Height cm:
128
Pub Width cm:
188
Image No:
4307000
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