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From the Forks of Susquehanna towds Wyoming past Nanticoke Falls. No 95, I
From the Forks of Susquehanna towards Wyoming past Nanticoke Falls. No 95, I
From the Forks of Susquehanna toward Wioming past Nanticoke Falls. I 95
From forks Susquehanna to [W]ioming A B. C. D. E. F. G. H. J. K. 95
From the Forks of Susquehanna towards Wyoming past Nanticoke Falls
From the Forks of Susquehanna toward Wioming past Nanticoke Falls
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, I
Erskine, Robert1735-1780De Witt, Simeon1756-1834De Witt, Richard VarrickUnited StatesContinental Army.Surveying Dept.
Revolution, 1775-178318th century
(W 76⁰06ʹ--W 75⁰58ʹ/N 41⁰14ʹ--N 41⁰10ʹ).
PennsylvaniaSusquehanna River ValleyLuzerne County (Pa.)
Early works to 1800.
1 map : ms. ; 34 x 42 cm.
Military topographic map. Covers part of Luzerne County in Pennsylvania. Shows roads running through Nanticoke. 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"
Soiled, foxed, creased and abraded. Mounted on cloth, bound, disbound and silked by subsequent owners. Cleaned after removal of backings 1999; some fill remains. Sheathed in mylar.
In pencil on recto, "No 95 I"