The Resource A letter from William Penn, : proprietary and governour of Pennsylvania in America, to the committee of the Free Society of Traders of that province, residing in London. Containing a general description of the said province... Of the natives or aborigines... Of the first planters, the Dutch, &c ... To which is added, an account of the city of Philadelphia newly laid out. Its scituation between two navigable rivers, Delaware and Skulkill with a portraiture or plat-form thereof... London, Printed and sold by A. Sowle, 1683

A letter from William Penn, : proprietary and governour of Pennsylvania in America, to the committee of the Free Society of Traders of that province, residing in London. Containing a general description of the said province... Of the natives or aborigines... Of the first planters, the Dutch, &c ... To which is added, an account of the city of Philadelphia newly laid out. Its scituation between two navigable rivers, Delaware and Skulkill with a portraiture or plat-form thereof... London, Printed and sold by A. Sowle, 1683

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A letter from William Penn, : proprietary and governour of Pennsylvania in America, to the committee of the Free Society of Traders of that province, residing in London. Containing a general description of the said province... Of the natives or aborigines... Of the first planters, the Dutch, &c ... To which is added, an account of the city of Philadelphia newly laid out. Its scituation between two navigable rivers, Delaware and Skulkill with a portraiture or plat-form thereof... London, Printed and sold by A. Sowle, 1683
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A letter from William Penn,
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proprietary and governour of Pennsylvania in America, to the committee of the Free Society of Traders of that province, residing in London. Containing a general description of the said province... Of the natives or aborigines... Of the first planters, the Dutch, &c ... To which is added, an account of the city of Philadelphia newly laid out. Its scituation between two navigable rivers, Delaware and Skulkill with a portraiture or plat-form thereof... London, Printed and sold by A. Sowle, 1683
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eng
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1644-1718.
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Penn, William
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no index present
LC call number
F152
LC item number
.P293
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non fiction
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  • Indians of North America
  • Pennsylvania
  • Philadelphia (Pa.)
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A letter from William Penn, : proprietary and governour of Pennsylvania in America, to the committee of the Free Society of Traders of that province, residing in London. Containing a general description of the said province... Of the natives or aborigines... Of the first planters, the Dutch, &c ... To which is added, an account of the city of Philadelphia newly laid out. Its scituation between two navigable rivers, Delaware and Skulkill with a portraiture or plat-form thereof... London, Printed and sold by A. Sowle, 1683
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  • Title on wrapper: Coleman's re-print of William Penn's original proposal and plan for the founding & building of Philadelphia..
  • Includes (p.10-14) the catalogue of lot-holders in Philadelphia, wanting in many copies of the original
  • An appendix (p.[15]-24) added to the Letter by the publisher, Mr. Coleman, contains an address "To the representatives of the free-men of...Pennsilvania...1692," a list of landholders of the period 1720-30, a list of proprietary tracts or manors in the province (undated), a short description of Philadelphia and a list of the signers of the Declaration of independence, 1776.i
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1 online resource (24 pages
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online
Other physical details
front (folded plan))
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remote
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A letter from William Penn, : proprietary and governour of Pennsylvania in America, to the committee of the Free Society of Traders of that province, residing in London. Containing a general description of the said province... Of the natives or aborigines... Of the first planters, the Dutch, &c ... To which is added, an account of the city of Philadelphia newly laid out. Its scituation between two navigable rivers, Delaware and Skulkill with a portraiture or plat-form thereof... London, Printed and sold by A. Sowle, 1683
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Publication
Note
  • Title on wrapper: Coleman's re-print of William Penn's original proposal and plan for the founding & building of Philadelphia..
  • Includes (p.10-14) the catalogue of lot-holders in Philadelphia, wanting in many copies of the original
  • An appendix (p.[15]-24) added to the Letter by the publisher, Mr. Coleman, contains an address "To the representatives of the free-men of...Pennsilvania...1692," a list of landholders of the period 1720-30, a list of proprietary tracts or manors in the province (undated), a short description of Philadelphia and a list of the signers of the Declaration of independence, 1776.i
Extent
1 online resource (24 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
front (folded plan))
Specific material designation
remote

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