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Inner City, August 1973

Inner City, August 1973

Original Caption: Inner City, August 1973..U.S. National Archives’ Local Identifier: 412-DA-7488..Photographer: Swanson, Dick...Subjects:.Environmental protection.Natural resources.Philadelphia (Philadelphia ... more

The John Frank Keith Collection is held by the Library Company of Philadelphia, a non-profit research library

The John Frank Keith Collection is held by the Library Company of Phil...

Keith, John Frank, 1883-1947, photographer...ca. 1910-1940..1 photographic print : gelatin silver; 14 x 9 cm. (5.5 x 3.5 in.)..Image provided for reference purposes. Please visit our rights and reproductions w... more

A map of the improved part of the Province of Pennsilvania in America : begun by Wil. Penn, Proprietary & Governour thereof anno 1681 /

A map of the improved part of the Province of Pennsilvania in America ...

Shows rural landholders' names, lot lines, and proprietary manors. Map content (as of 1687) does not differ from earlier eds. Title from upper border. Statement of dedication at upper left:To the worthey Willia... more

A mapp of ye improved part of Pensilvania in America, divided into countyes, townships, and lotts /

A mapp of ye improved part of Pensilvania in America, divided into cou...

Shows rural landholders' names and lots in Philadelphia, Chester, and Bucks Counties. First issue. Includes indexes of landholders, inset of "The city of Philadelphia, two miles in length and one in breadth," a... more

A mapp of ye improved part of Pensilvania in America, divided into countyes, townships, and lotts /

A mapp of ye improved part of Pensilvania in America, divided into cou...

Shows rural landholders' names and lots in Philadelphia, Chester, and Bucks Counties. First issue. From the Rosenwald Collection, no. 1308. Includes indexes of landholders, inset of "The City of Philadelphia, t... more

A mapp of ye improved part of Pensilvania in America, divided into countyes, townships, and lotts /

A mapp of ye improved part of Pensilvania in America, divided into cou...

Shows rural landholders' names and lots in Philadelphia, Chester, and Bucks Counties. Third issue. Includes indexes of landholders, inset of "The city of Philadelphia, two miles in length and one in breadth," a... more

Fac-simile of Holmes-map of the province of Pennsylvania : with the names of the original purchasers from William Penn, begun in 1681.

Fac-simile of Holmes-map of the province of Pennsylvania : with the na...

Shows rural landholders' names and lots in the Philadelphia region. Alternate title at top: A map of the improved part of the province of Pennsylvania in America : begun by William Penn, proprietor and governor... more

Pennsylvania, ss. I Prothonotary of the Supream Court of the Province of Pennsylvania, do hereby certify, that at a Supream Court held at Philadelphia, for the said Province of Pennsylvania, the day of in the year of our Lord, one thousand seven

Pennsylvania, ss. I Prothonotary of the Supream Court of the Province ...

Blank naturalization certificate filled in in mss. and dated 24 Sept. 1765. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephem... more

By the Supreme Executive Council of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Whereas hath been recomended to us as a sober and fit person to keep a house of entertainment; and being requested to grant a license for the same, We do hereby license and al

By the Supreme Executive Council of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. ...

Blank form for a license for a tavern signed in mss. Jos. Reed President and J. Matlack, Secy.; Not in Evans. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and a... more

Side Chair

Side Chair

Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

To the Honourable Patrick Gordon, Esq; Lieutenant Governour of the Province of Pennsylvania, and Counties of New-Castle, Kent and Sussex, upon Delaware. The address of the Mayor and commonalty of the City of Philadelphia, in Council the sixteent

To the Honourable Patrick Gordon, Esq; Lieutenant Governour of the Pro...

Imprint 3. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 140, Folder 13.

[Arms] By the Honourable Patrick Gordon, Esq; Lieutenant Governour of the Province of Pennsilvania, and Counties of New-Castle, Kent, and Sussex upon Delaware, A proclamation [to quell and reduce by force all tumults, riots, and disorders] Given

[Arms] By the Honourable Patrick Gordon, Esq; Lieutenant Governour of ...

Imprint 2.; Proclamation.; Not in Hildeburn. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 140, Folder 16.

Arms By the Proprietaries of Pennsylvania Notice of quit rents By order of the Proprietaries, Richard Peters, Secry. Philadelphia, Nov. 23, 1738. Philadelphia: Printed by B. Franklin, 1738

Arms By the Proprietaries of Pennsylvania Notice of quit rents By orde...

Franklin coll. 2.; Imprint 3.; Not in Hildeburn. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 1... more

Side Chair

Side Chair

Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Armchair
Settee
Queen Anne Carved Cherrywood Side Chair

Queen Anne Carved Cherrywood Side Chair

Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Side Chair

Side Chair

Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Side Chair

Side Chair

Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Side Chair

Side Chair

Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Side Chair

Side Chair

Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Tea Table

Tea Table

Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Tea Table

Tea Table

Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Side chair

Side chair

Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Tea Table

Tea Table

Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Side Chair

Side Chair

Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Easy Chair

Easy Chair

Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Supplement to the Pennsylvania Gazette, No. 867. Philadelphia, July 25, 1745. Monday evening the General Assembly of this Province met, having been called by the Governor; who the next morning sent them the following message ... Philadelphia: P

Supplement to the Pennsylvania Gazette, No. 867. Philadelphia, July 25...

Franklin 2.; Imprint 3.; Penn. (Colony Governor. George Thomas.; On verso: 2-90-224.15. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. ... more

Looking glass

Looking glass

Possibly made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States; Possibly made in England

Arms By the Honourable James Hamilton, Esq; Lieutenant-Governor, and Commander in Chief, of the Province of Pennsylvania, and Countues of Newcastle, Kent and Sussex, on Delaware. A proclamation Warning Squatters to leave Indian lands west of

Arms By the Honourable James Hamilton, Esq; Lieutenant-Governor, and C...

Proclamation.; Franklin coll 2. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 141, Folder 13.

Drop-leaf Dining Table

Drop-leaf Dining Table

Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Side Chair

Side Chair

Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Tilt-top Tea Table

Tilt-top Tea Table

Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Wir Endes unterschriebene sämtliche Einwohner der Gegend Broad-Bay genannt, in dem Ost-Theil der Provintz Neu-Engelland in America, Urkunden und bezeugen heimit, welcher Gestallt, wir Anno 1742 im Monat Juny, nach einer Reise von 5 Wochen und

Wir Endes unterschriebene sämtliche Einwohner der Gegend Broad-Bay gen...

Imprint 3.; Franklin coll 2.; Not in Evans.; Not in Hildeburn.; On verso: 02-83-384.28. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as facsimile page images. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio ... more

Armchair

Armchair

Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Side Chair

Side Chair

Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

A map of Philadelphia and parts adjacent : with a perspective view of the State-House /

A map of Philadelphia and parts adjacent : with a perspective view of ...

Rural buildings shown pictorially with occupants' names. First state of the 1st ed. (without the name "West Jersey" at lower right). Signed in ink on cloth backing: Alex. Stuart. Available also through the Libr... more

A map of Philadelphia and parts adjacent, /

A map of Philadelphia and parts adjacent, /

From Gentleman's Magazine, vol. 23, 1753 p. 373. Includes table of distances "The distances of particular places in this map, from the court house." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1306 Available also thro... more

The case of the German Protestant Churches settled in the Province of Pensylvania, and in North America. Philadelphia: Printed by B. Franklin and D. Hall, 1753

The case of the German Protestant Churches settled in the Province of ...

Imprint 3.; Franklin coll. 2. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 141, Folder 15.

Side Chair

Side Chair

Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Labour in vain: or an attempt to wash the Black-Moor white. Humbly inscrib'd to the author of the Chronicle. 1755?

Labour in vain: or an attempt to wash the Black-Moor white. Humbly ins...

Imprint 1.; Verse. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 142, Folder 8.

Queen Anne Carved Mahogany Side Chair

Queen Anne Carved Mahogany Side Chair

Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Side Chair

Side Chair

Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Side Chair

Side Chair

Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Dressing Table

Dressing Table

Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Chippendale Carved Mahogany Side Chair

Chippendale Carved Mahogany Side Chair

Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Side Chair

Side Chair

Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Armchair
Plano de Philadelphia.

Plano de Philadelphia.

Scale ca. 1:220,000. Manuscript, pen and ink. Copied from Joshua Fishers' "To the merchants & insurers of the city of Philadelphia, this chart of Delaware Bay and river." Depths shown in fathoms. Oriented with ... more

Armchair

Armchair

Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Armchair
Side chair

Side chair

Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Chippendale Carved Mahogany Side Chair

Chippendale Carved Mahogany Side Chair

Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Side chair
Sofa
Side chair
Side chair
Sofa

Sofa

Probably made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Dressing table

Dressing table

Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Side chair
Side Chair

Side Chair

Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Side chair
Chippendale Carved Mahogany Dressing Table

Chippendale Carved Mahogany Dressing Table

Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Side chair
Side chair
Easy Chair
Easy Chair
Tea Table

Tea Table

Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Writing Table

Writing Table

Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

To the mayor, recorder, aldermen, common council, and freemen of Philadelphia this plan of the improved part of the city surveyed and laid down by the late Nicholas Scull,

To the mayor, recorder, aldermen, common council, and freemen of Phila...

Scale ca. 1:4,900. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Includes illus. of ships in the river, index to points of interest, and insets "A" and "B." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site... more

To the mayor, recorder, aldermen, Common Council, and freemen of Philadelphia this plan of the improved part of the city, surveyed and laid down by the late Nicholas Scull Esqr., Surveyor General of the Province of Pennsylvania, is humbly inscrib'd by the editors

To the mayor, recorder, aldermen, Common Council, and freemen of Phila...

Scale ca. 1:6,100. Title in upper margin: Philadelphia 100 years ago. Facsimile. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Pictorial map. The original "Published according to Act of Parliament Novr. 1st 1762 a... more

The election, a medley, humbly inscribed to Squire Lilliput, professor of scurrility

The election, a medley, humbly inscribed to Squire Lilliput, professor...

Cartoon shows the old courthouse in Philadelphia during the October 1, 1764 election where a line of men wait at the steps on the right to enter the courthouse and cast their votes; in the foreground, many men,... more