Format Maps
Contributors Bridgens, H. F.
Dates 1858
Location Carlisle
Cumberland County
Mechanicsburg
Newville
Pennsylvania
Shippensburg
United States
Language English
Subjects Carlisle
Carlisle (Pa.)
Cumberland County
Cumberland County (Pa.)
Landowners
Mechanicsburg (Cumberland County)
Mechanicsburg (Cumberland County, Pa.)
Newville (Cumberland County)
Newville (Cumberland County, Pa.)
Pennsylvania
Real Property
Shippensburg
Shippensburg (Pa.)
United States
Title
Map of Cumberland County, Pennsylvania : from actual surveys /
Contributor Names
Bridgens, H. F. (Henry F.)
Subject Headings
-  Cumberland County (Pa.)
-  Landowners--Pennsylvania--Cumberland County
-  Landowners--Pennsylvania--Carlisle
-  Real property--Pennsylvania--Carlisle
-  Real property--Pennsylvania--Mechanicsburg (Cumberland County)
-  Real property--Pennsylvania--Newville (Cumberland County)
-  Real property--Pennsylvania--Shippensburg
-  Carlisle (Pa.)
-  Mechanicsburg (Cumberland County, Pa.)
-  Newville (Cumberland County, Pa.)
-  Shippensburg (Pa.)
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Cumberland County
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Carlisle
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Mechanicsburg (Cumberland County)
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Newville (Cumberland County)
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Shippensburg
Notes
-  General-content county map showing townships, rural buildings, and householders' names; the four borough insets show real-property tracts (lots), lot numbers (Carlisle inset only), and landowners' names.
-  Hand colored to emphasize township/borough boundaries and territories.
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1858 by H.F. Bridgens in the ... Eastern District of the State of Pennsylvania."
-  The map folds to 36 panels within 2 separate cover panels of marbelized stiff paper one of which has a printed adhesive label affixed: Library of Congress, Chap. 29 (number in lead-pencil), No., United States of America.
-  LC copy imperfect: Original sheets sectioned to 36 panels to enable folding, torn at fold lines, brittle, cloth hemmed, copyright adhesive label affixed to recto. DLC
-  Includes notes, distance table, tabular post-office directory, county statistical table, index of Carlisle borough landowners' names, and illustration of county courthouse.
-  Borough insets: Plan of Newville -- Plan of Shippensburg -- Plan of the Borough of Mechanicsburg / surveyed by H.F. Bridgens -- Plan of Carlisle / by H.F. Bridgens.
-  LC Land ownership maps, 733
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
1 map : mounted on cloth backing, hand colored ; 110 x 153 cm, folded to 27 x 20 cm
Call Number
G3823.C9 1858 .B7
G3823.C9 1858 .B7 Copy 2 On two folded sheets, wrinkled, fold-lined, trimmed.
G3823.C9 1858 .B7 Copy 3 On two sheets, laminated, not colored, halved to enable folding.
C3823.C9 1858 .B7 Copy 4 Has marbelized paper covers with Library of Congress label affixed: Smithsonian deposit, Chap. 4, Shelf 3286 (numbers in lead-pencil), annotated in lead-pencil on cloth backing.
G3823.C9 1858 .B7 Copy 5 also has marbelized cover panels but no label affixed, annotated in ink on cloth backing.
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3823c la000733 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3823c.la000733
Library of Congress Catalog Number
2012593314
http://lccn.loc.gov/2012593314


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