Maps Map of Chester County, Pennsylvania : from original surveys /

Format Maps
Contributors Bowen, John S.
Yeager, E. (Edward)
Dates 1847
Location Chester County
United States
West Chester
Language English
Subjects Chester County
Chester County (Pa.)
Real Property
United States
West Chester
West Chester (Pa.)
Map of Chester County, Pennsylvania : from original surveys /
Contributor Names
Bowen, John S.
Yeager, E. (Edward)
Created / Published
[Philadelphia? : s.n.], 1847.
Subject Headings
-  Chester County (Pa.)--Maps
-  Landowners--Pennsylvania--Chester County--Maps
-  Landowners--Pennsylvania--West Chester--Maps
-  Real property--Pennsylvania--West Chester--Maps
-  West Chester (Pa.)--Maps
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Chester County
-  United States--Pennsylvania--West Chester
-  General-content county map also showing rural buildings and householders' names; larger real-property tracts with owners' names shown only in West Chester borough inset.
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  Prime meridian: Washington D.C.
-  "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1847 by S.M. Painter & J.S. Bowen ... in and for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania."
-  Hand col. to emphasize township boundaries and territories.
-  LC copy 1 imperfect: Darkened, fold-lined, quartered to fold to 54 x 62 cm., has ghost title (reversed) at head of printed title; copy 2 incomplete, rubber-stamped, annotated.
-  LC Land ownership maps, 723
-  Includes note, statistical table, "Borough of West Chester" inset, and inset of the Newark triangle (later transferred to New Castle County, Del.).
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  2 copies
1 map : hand col., cloth backing ; 95 x 112 cm., folded to 54 x 62 cm.
Call Number
G3823.C5 1847 .P3
G3823.C5 1847 .P3 Copy 2 Not hand col. (black-and-white), on 2 sheets, missing NE and SE sheets.
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
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