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Catalog Number 2011.204.5
Scope & Content Masthead: "A MAP OF PENNSYLVANIA EXHIBITING not only THE IMPROVED PARTS of that PROVINCE, but also ITS EXTENSIVE FRONTIERS Laid down FROM ACTUAL SURVEYS and Chiefly FROM THE LATE MAP of W. Scull Published in 1770; And Humbly Inscribed
TO THE HONOURABLE THOMAS PENN AND RICHARD PENN Esquires TRUE AND ABSOLUTE PROPRIETARIES & GOVERNORS of the PROVINCE OF PENNSYLVANIA and the TERRITORIES thereunto belonging."

Note: The southern boundary between Pennsylvania and Maryland is termed "Temporary Limits". There is a strip of Maryland flanking the bottom of the map, representing about 6 miles into Maryland territory.
People Scull, W., Cartigrapher.
Subjects Pennsylvania --History --Colonial Period, ca. 1600-1775.
Pennsylvania Province of --Map, ca. 1771.
Maryland, Northern --Map, ca. 1771.
Object Name map
Pub Date 1771?
Pub Place Paris. France
Medium paper