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Lukens, John 1720-1789

Overview
Works: 31 works in 43 publications in 1 language and 191 library holdings
Genres: Maps  Cadastral maps  Surveys  Sources  History  Observations  Deeds 
Roles: Author
Classifications: Z1215, 974.8
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Most widely held works about John Lukens
 
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[John McCulloch's land survey, situated on the east side of Monongahela River between Great Redstone and Dunlap's Creek] by John Lukens( )

2 editions published in 1894 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Peters Creek, Mount Pleasant, Washington County, Pennsylvania, survey, May 7, 1785] by John Lukens( )

1 edition published in 1894 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Conestoga Creek, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, Sept. 12-15, 1760] by John Lukens( )

1 edition published in 1894 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manor of Springetsbury by John Lukens( )

1 edition published in 1768 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Descriptive survey map of an 18th century land parcel from the Susquehana River, past York Town, in York County, Pennsylvania
[Coxburg survey, Notingham Township, Washington County, Pennsylvania, Jan. 25, 1780] by John Lukens( )

1 edition published in 1894 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Manallin Township, Fayette County, survey Mar. 22, 1785] by John Lukens( )

1 edition published in 1894 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Lukens military order by John Lukens( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philadelphia, to John Lukens by John Penn( )

1 edition published in 1776 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Authorizes Lukens to resurvey the lands of Robert Maxwell, which previously lay in Maryland but have fallen into Delaware with the redrawing of the boundary. Printed form filled in by hand and signed by Penn
Autographs of the Penn family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Bound collection of seven documents and letters written by or relating to members of four generations of the family of William Penn, founder and proprietor of Pennsylvania. The volume has a title page for the collection as a whole. Most of the documents are mounted on hinges; the 1729 indenture, which is on parchment, is mounted in the volume folded but can be unfolded. The documents are arranged in chronological order, providing examples of the signature of Admiral William Penn, father of William Penn, 1667; the signature and seal of William Penn, 1681; a letter in the hand of Hannah Callowhill Penn, second wife of William Penn, 1718; the signature and seal of Springett Penn, grandson of William Penn, 1729; the signature and seal of Thomas Penn, son of William Penn, 1739; the signature of Richard Penn, grandson of William Penn, 1773; and the signature of Richard Penn, grandson of William Penn, 1787. Except for the first letter signed by Admiral William Penn, all the documents are related to property in Pennsylvania or Delaware. Bound after 1916 in crushed red morocco with marbled endpapers by H. Zucker, Philadelphia, with the initials A.B.J. in gilt at the bottom of the right cover
The manor of Maske by John Lukens( )

1 edition published in 1766 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Descriptive survey map of an 18th century land parcel in York County, Pennsylvania
by John Lukens( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

There are several letters which concern Lukens' official position as Surveyor-general, but the bulk of the collection is the 12 small survey books (1760-1775, ca. 108 p.). There are surveys of Philadelphia, particularly near the State House, now Independence Square; for a vineyard plantation in the Northern Liberties (1769); and for lands in Lancaster and Berks Counties
[Surveys made Feb. 5, 1785, of warrants granted to Augustine Pillager and Thomas Mason on branches of Fish Creek in Washington County( )

1 edition published in 1785 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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