skip to content
Lewis Evans : to which is added Evans' A brief account of Pennsylvania, together with facsimiles of his Geographical, historical, political, philosophical, and mechanical essays, numbers I and II ... Also facsimiles of Evans' maps Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Lewis Evans : to which is added Evans' A brief account of Pennsylvania, together with facsimiles of his Geographical, historical, political, philosophical, and mechanical essays, numbers I and II ... Also facsimiles of Evans' maps

Author: Lawrence Henry Gipson; Lewis Evans
Publisher: Philadelphia : Historical Society of Pennsylvania, 1939.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English
Database:WorldCat
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: History
Maps
Named Person: Lewis Evans; Lewis Evans
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Lawrence Henry Gipson; Lewis Evans
OCLC Number: 192890
Notes: "As to ... 'A brief account of Pennsylvania' which is presented herewith, two copies of this are in existence, neither of which is the original manuscript: the so-called George Fox copy, belonging to the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, and the Du Simitière copy, possessed by the Library Company of Philadelphia ... The text of the Fox copy has been followed."--Preface.
Description: 8 preliminary leaves, 246 pages including 5 maps (4 folded) : frontispiece (folded map) ; 31 cm
Contents: pt. 1. Early scientific activities in Pennsylvania. The mapping of the middle Atlantic region, 1749. Pennsylvania boundary disputes. The mapping of the Ohio valley in 1755. The passing of Evans and the early history of his maps. --
pt. 2. A brief account of Pennsylvania, 1753. --
pt. 3. Facsimile of Evans' "Analysis number I," 1755. Facsimile of Evans' "Analysis number II," 1756. --
pt. 4. A map of the Indian working purchase, 1737. A map of Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York and the three Delaware counties, 1749. A revision of the 1732 edition of the foregoing map of 1749. Evans' Map of the middle Atlantic region drawn for Peter Kalm in 1750. A map of the area in dispute between Pennsylvania and Maryland, 1753. A general map of the middle British colonies, 1755.
Responsibility: by Lawrence Henry Gipso .

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/192890> # Lewis Evans : to which is added Evans' A brief account of Pennsylvania, together with facsimiles of his Geographical, historical, political, philosophical, and mechanical essays, numbers I and II ... Also facsimiles of Evans' maps
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "192890" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/pau> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/149536190#Place/philadelphia> ; # Philadelphia
    rdfs:seeAlso <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/149536190#CreativeWork/geographical_historical_political_philosophical_and_mechanical_essays> ; # Geographical, historical, political, philosophical and mechanical essays.
    rdfs:seeAlso <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/149536190#CreativeWork/brief_account_of_pennsylvania> ; # Brief account of Pennsylvania.
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/77095575> ; # Lewis Evans
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/149536190#Place/pennsylvania> ; # Pennsylvania
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/149536190#Event/1754_1763> ; # 1754 - 1763
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/149536190#Place/ohio_river_valley> ; # Ohio River Valley
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/923.973/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204598> ; # Pennsylvania.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1155558> ; # Travel
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1240044> ; # Middle Atlantic States.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1800886> ; # French and Indian War (United States : 1754-1763)
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1243054> ; # Ohio River Valley.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/149536190#Place/middle_atlantic_states> ; # Middle Atlantic States
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204739> ; # Maryland.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/979404> ; # Iroquois Indians
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/149536190#Place/maryland_pennsylvania> ; # Maryland--Pennsylvania.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/837076> ; # Boundaries
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/149536190#Place/united_states> ; # United States
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/149536190#Place/pennsylvania_maryland> ; # Pennsylvania--Maryland.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/149536190#Topic/politics_and_government> ; # Politics and government
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/77095575> ; # Lewis Evans
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/47134437> ; # Lawrence Henry Gipson
    schema:datePublished "1939" ;
    schema:description "pt. 1. Early scientific activities in Pennsylvania. The mapping of the middle Atlantic region, 1749. Pennsylvania boundary disputes. The mapping of the Ohio valley in 1755. The passing of Evans and the early history of his maps. -- pt. 2. A brief account of Pennsylvania, 1753. -- pt. 3. Facsimile of Evans' "Analysis number I," 1755. Facsimile of Evans' "Analysis number II," 1756. -- pt. 4. A map of the Indian working purchase, 1737. A map of Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York and the three Delaware counties, 1749. A revision of the 1732 edition of the foregoing map of 1749. Evans' Map of the middle Atlantic region drawn for Peter Kalm in 1750. A map of the area in dispute between Pennsylvania and Maryland, 1753. A general map of the middle British colonies, 1755."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/149536190> ;
    schema:genre "Maps"@en ;
    schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Lewis Evans : to which is added Evans' A brief account of Pennsylvania, together with facsimiles of his Geographical, historical, political, philosophical, and mechanical essays, numbers I and II ... Also facsimiles of Evans' maps"@en ;
    schema:productID "192890" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/192890#PublicationEvent/philadelphia_historical_society_of_pennsylvania_1939> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/149536190#Agent/historical_society_of_pennsylvania> ; # Historical Society of Pennsylvania
    schema:url <http://contentdm1.accesspa.org/cdm/ref/collection/sstlp-ftnes/id/171> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/192890> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://contentdm1.accesspa.org/cdm/ref/collection/sstlp-ftnes/id/171>
    rdfs:comment "Connect to this item in POWER Library." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/149536190#Agent/historical_society_of_pennsylvania> # Historical Society of Pennsylvania
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Historical Society of Pennsylvania" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/149536190#CreativeWork/brief_account_of_pennsylvania> # Brief account of Pennsylvania.
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/77095575> ; # Lewis Evans
    schema:name "Brief account of Pennsylvania." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/149536190#CreativeWork/geographical_historical_political_philosophical_and_mechanical_essays> # Geographical, historical, political, philosophical and mechanical essays.
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/77095575> ; # Lewis Evans
    schema:name "Geographical, historical, political, philosophical and mechanical essays." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/149536190#Place/maryland_pennsylvania> # Maryland--Pennsylvania.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Maryland--Pennsylvania." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/149536190#Place/middle_atlantic_states> # Middle Atlantic States
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Middle Atlantic States" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/149536190#Place/ohio_river_valley> # Ohio River Valley
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Ohio River Valley" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/149536190#Place/pennsylvania_maryland> # Pennsylvania--Maryland.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Pennsylvania--Maryland." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/149536190#Topic/politics_and_government> # Politics and government
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Politics and government"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1155558> # Travel
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Travel"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204598> # Pennsylvania.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Pennsylvania." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204739> # Maryland.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Maryland." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1240044> # Middle Atlantic States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Middle Atlantic States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1243054> # Ohio River Valley.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Ohio River Valley." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1800886> # French and Indian War (United States : 1754-1763)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
    schema:name "French and Indian War (United States : 1754-1763)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/837076> # Boundaries
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Boundaries"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/979404> # Iroquois Indians
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Iroquois Indians"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/47134437> # Lawrence Henry Gipson
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1880" ;
    schema:deathDate "1971" ;
    schema:familyName "Gipson" ;
    schema:givenName "Lawrence Henry" ;
    schema:name "Lawrence Henry Gipson" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/77095575> # Lewis Evans
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1700?" ;
    schema:deathDate "1756" ;
    schema:familyName "Evans" ;
    schema:givenName "Lewis" ;
    schema:name "Lewis Evans" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/192890>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
    schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/192890> ; # Lewis Evans : to which is added Evans' A brief account of Pennsylvania, together with facsimiles of his Geographical, historical, political, philosophical, and mechanical essays, numbers I and II ... Also facsimiles of Evans' maps
    schema:dateModified "2015-04-25" ;
    void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.