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An Historical account of the rise, progress and present state of the canal navigation in Pennsylvania : With an appendix, containing, abstracts of the acts of the Legislature since the year 1790, and their grants of money for improving roads and navigable waters throughout the state ; to which is annexed, "an explanatory map."

Author: Robert MorrisWilliam SmithReading HowellJames TrenchardDelaware and Schuylkill Canal Company.All authors
Publisher: Philadelphia : Printed by Zachariah Poulson, Junior, number eighty, Chesnut-Street., MDCCXCV. [1795]
Series: Early American imprints., First series ;, no. 29474.; Early American imprints., First series ;, no. 47605.
Edition/Format:   Book   Microform : Microfiche : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Maps
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Morris; William Smith; Reading Howell; James Trenchard; Delaware and Schuylkill Canal Company.; Schuylkill and Susquehanna Navigation.
OCLC Number: 55823253
Notes: Evans notes Robert Morris and William Smith as possible authors.
"An act to enable the president and managers of the Schuylkill and Susquehanna Navigation ... to raise, by way of lottery, the sum of four hundred thousand dollars ... Approved April 17, 1795. ..."--Page 79-80 of the second state (Evans 29474). Page [78] is blank. In the first state (Bristol B9298) the text ends on p. 77, with p. [78-80] blank.
Map drawn by Reading Howell and engraved by James Trenchard.
Errata note, p. [i].
Reproduction Notes: Microfiche. [New York : Readex Microprint, 1985]. 11 x 15 cm. (Early American imprints. First series ; no. 29474). Microfiche. [New York : Readex Microprint, 1985]. 11 x 15 cm. (Early American imprints. First series ; no. 47605).
Description: [2], xvi, 80 pages, [1] folded leaf of plates : 1 color map ; 21 cm (4to)
Series Title: Early American imprints., First series ;, no. 29474.; Early American imprints., First series ;, no. 47605.
Responsibility: published by direction of the president and managers of the Schuylkill and Susquehanna, and the Delaware and Schuylkill Navigation Companies. ; [Twenty two lines of verse].

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