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From Forks of Susquehanna to Wyoming (continued). No 95, D
Continued. D 95
From forks Susquehanna to [W]ioming A B. C. D. E. F. G. H. J. K. 95
From forks Susquehanna to [W]ioming A B. C. D. E. F. G. H. J. K
Rough draughts of surveys, begun A.D. 1778 ; 95, D
Erskine, Robert1735-1780De Witt, Simeon1756-1834De Witt, Richard VarrickUnited StatesContinental Army.Surveying Dept.
Revolution, 1775-178318th century
(W 76⁰27ʹ--W 76⁰20ʹ/N 41⁰02ʹ--N 40⁰58ʹ).
PennsylvaniaSusquehanna River ValleyColumbia County (Pa.)
Early works to 1800.
1 map on 2 assembled sheets : ms. ; 33 x 39 cm.
Military topographic map. Covers part of Columbia County in Pennsylvania. Shows roads running through Almedia and Bloomsburg. Also shows landforms and streams.
Shows relief by hachures.
Title proper from recto is the work of a later editor--Simeon DeWitt or his assign--subsequent to 1820. Title from verso is in Erskine's hand and may be cited as such. Index title, statement of responsibility, date, series title and series numbering also by Erskine, but on separate index sheet filed at head of series.
Pen-and-ink, pencil on laid paper.
Watermark: fleur-de-lis in crowned medallion with initials "P U"
Foxed, creased and abraded. Mounted on cloth, cropped and bound, disbound and silked by subsequent owners. Cleaned after removal of backings 1999; some fill remains. Sheathed in mylar.
In pencil on recto, lefthand piece: "No 95 D" and "Join to next piece." On righthand piece: "No 95 D right hand piece."
In in on verso of second peice: "D. Continued--"