Collection ID: 0001 | Metadata type: TEI
LJS Misc-5 Subscription for cutting a channel from Salem Creek :
TitleSubscription for cutting a channel from Salem Creek :
Call numberLJS Misc-5
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)
- bibid: 5763192
PublisherThe University of Pennsylvania Libraries
Statement dated 20 Mar. 1770 of the reasons for cutting a channel between the main branch of Salem Creek and either a smaller branch or the Delaware River, which include addressing flooding and improving travel and trade, and the intention of subscribers to assist with the cost of the project. With one unclear signature and no associated subscription amount. Verso inscribed Subscription for cutting the Thoroughfare.
Extent1 215 x 308 mm
- Deposit by Lawrence J. Schoenberg and Barbara Brizdle, 2012.
- Manuscripts, American--18th century