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Faden, William (fl. 1750-1836) A Plan of the city and environs of Philadelphia

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02118 Author/Creator: Faden, William (fl. 1750-1836) Place Written: London, England Type: Map Date: 1777 Pagination: 1 map : b&w ; 64 x 57 cm.

Summary of Content: Surveyed by N. Scull and G. Heap, engraved by William Faden. Includes military information relative to the American Revolution. Also has an inset image of Independence Hall, where the Declaration of Independence was adopted.

People: Faden, William, fl. 1750-1836

Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: Geography and Natural HistoryGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyRevolutionary WarMilitary HistoryDeclaration of IndependenceArchitecture

Sub Era: The War for Independence

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