Maps Map of Forest County, Pennsylvania.

Format Maps
Contributors Barnes, Rufus L.
Dates 1858
Location Forest County
United States
Language English
Subjects Cadastral Maps
Forest County
Forest County (Pa.)
Real Property
United States
Map of Forest County, Pennsylvania.
Contributor Names
Barnes, Rufus L.
Created / Published
Philadelphia : Published by R.L. Barnes, [1858 or later]
Subject Headings
-  Landowners--Pennsylvania--Forest County--Maps
-  Real property--Pennsylvania--Forest County--Maps
-  Forest County (Pa.)--Maps
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Forest County
Cadastral maps
-  County cadastral map showing warranty-deed tracts, tract numbers, irregular real-property tracts, landowners' names (primarily in oil-speculation areas), some tract acreages, and route of "Proposed Venango R.R."
-  Hand colored to emphasize township areas.
-  LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined, torn at fold lines, wrinkled, annotated "oil" in lead-pencil in some tracts.
-  Accompanied by cut-out "Phil." newspaper article re new oil deposits dated in lead-pencil script "July ... 1883".
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
1 map : mounted on paper backing, hand colored : 47 x 39 cm
Call Number
G3823.F6G46 1858 .B3
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
Library of Congress Catalog Number
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