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  • Map of a railroad route from Phoenixville to Pinegrove.

    Map of Pennsylvania between Philadelphia and Harrisburg showing drainage, cities, towns, completed railroads, and the proposed Pinegrove Lancaster R.R. and the Phoenixville Cornwall R.R.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1852
  • Map of Berks County, Pennsylvania : from surveys /

    General-content county map also showing rural buildings and householders' names; the borough insets also show real property (lot lines, some with numbers) and landowners' names. Relief shown by hachures. Hand col. to emphasize township/borough/city boundaries and areas. Prime meridian: Philadelphia. Printed in NW/NE/SW/SE segments (sheets). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Shellacked, darkened, brittle, ...

    • Contributor: Henry, M. S.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1854
  • Map of Erie County, Pennsylvania : from actual surveys /

    General-content county map also showing rural buildings and householders' names; some borough insets also show real-property tracts, tract numbers, and landowners' names. Hand col. to emphasize township boundaries, township territories, and borough/village insets. LC copy imperfect: Brittle, cracked, shellacked, missing small sections of margin, quartered to enable folding. LC Land ownership maps, 744 Includes statistical tables, ill., and advertisement. Insets: Plan of the city ...

    • Contributor: Chace, J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1855
  • Map of Union County, Pennsylvania : entirely from original surveys /

    General-content county map also showing rural houses/buildings with householders' names. Relief shown by hachures. Shows road distances in perches. Hand col. to emphasize township boundaries. Originally printed on 2 sheets (now conjoined by cloth backing). LC Land ownership maps, 802 Includes note, key to abbreviations, and ill. Borough/village insets showing lot lines, lot numbers, and buildings: Lewisburg -- Hartleton -- New Columbia -- Mifflinburg ...

    • Contributor: Paschall, Thomas H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1856
  • Map of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.

    General-content county map showing rural buildings and householders' names. Hand col. to emphasize township/city/borough boundaries and territories. Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridian: Washington (D.C.). There is no statement of attribution. Present exemplar printed in western/eastern segments. Originally printed on 4 sheets. LC copy imperfect: Shellacked, cracked, brittle, darkened, sheet margins trimmed off. Includes county statistical table, table of post-office names, and ill of ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1851
  • Map of M'Kean County, Pennsylvania /

    Shows townships (including Shippen Twp., now part of Cameron County), warranty-deed tracts with numbers/warrantees' initials, some real-property tracts with owners' names, and rural buildings with householders' names. Hand col. to distinguish townships. LC copy imperfect: Brittle, darkened by lamination, quartered (later conjoined), annotated in lead pencil, missing small sections at edges and cut lines. Includes ill. of rampant eagle at head of title. LC ...

    • Contributor: King, W. K.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1857
  • A map of the county of Pike, Pennsylvania : shewing the location and form of the original surveys with the numbers by which they are designated on the commissioner's books of said ...

    Shows warrant-deed survey areas (numbered). Hand col. with area tints to show township territories. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Prime meridian: "Meridian of Philadelphia". "Entered according to Act of Congress the 13th day of june 1856 by John T. Cross of the State of Pennsylvania." LC copy imperfect: Halved to enable folding, annotated in black ink "1856" at bottom below author's name, ...

    • Contributor: Cross, John T.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1856
  • Map of Fayette Co. Pa.

    General-content county map showing rural buildings and householders' names. Hand colored to emphasize township boundaries. Relief shown by hachures. No date of publication or statement of attribution is present. Originally printed on 4 sheets (later conjoined). LC copy imperfect: Missing small section of lower border, torn at edges, halved. Includes embellished border (fruits, flowers, leaves). LC Land ownership maps, 746 Available also through the ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1858
  • Map of Northampton County, Pennsylvania /

    General-content county map also showing rural buildings and householders' names; the Easton borough inset shows principal buildings with identifying names. Also covers surrounding regions including adjacent part of New Jersey (Phillipsburg region). Relief shown by hachures. Hand col. to emphasize township boundaries and areas. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1850 by M.S. Henry in ... the Eastern District of Pennsylvania." ...

    • Contributor: Henry, M. S.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1851
  • Map of M'Kean County, Pennsylvania /

    Shows townships (including Shippen Twp., now part of Cameron County), warranty-deed tracts with numbers/warrantees' initials, some real-property tracts with owners' names, and rural buildings with householders' names. Hand col. in red to emphasize township boundaries and large real-property tracts (some designated with the name "Estate"). LC copy imperfect: Brittle, darkened by lamination, halved to enable folding, missing small sections at sheet edges and cut ...

    • Contributor: King, W. K.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1856
  • Map of the Mine Hill & Schuylkill Haven R.R. & branches.

    Map of part of Pennsylvania between Schuylkill Haven and Ashland, showing drainage, cities, towns, individual buildings, mines, mills, and the branch rail lines connecting with the Philadelphia Reading & Pottsville R.R.

    • Contributor: P.S. Duval & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1857
  • Map of the Pennsylvania Rail Road, from Harrisburg to Pittsburg [sic] and of the Columbia & Lancaster & Harrisburg R.R.s from Philadelphia to Harrisburg. H. Haupt, Chf. Eng., J. P. & J. ...

    Topographic strip map of Pennsylvania between Philadelphia and Pittsburgh showing drainage, relief by form lines, county boundaries, cities and towns. A list of stations and distances is given to the right of the map.

    • Contributor: Haupt, H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1855
  • Geological map of the state of Pennsylvania : constructed from original surveys made between 1836 and 1857 /

    Relief shown by hachures. "To accompany the final report on the Geological Survey of the state 1858." Originally published in 4 sheets. "Entered according to act of Congress, in the year 1858, by Henry D. Rogers ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Washington D.C. meridian. Includes numerous black-and-white cross-sections. LC copy sectioned to 45 panels. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...

    • Contributor: Rogers, Henry D.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1858
  • Map of Elk County : [Pennsylvania].

    Cadastral map showing townships, warranty-deed tracts, tract numbers, tract acreages, and initials of warrantees' names. Hand colored to show townships; annotated in blue and purple pencils to outline unidentified land tracts. The creator of this map is the same as the name of the creator (H. A. Pattison) printed on the 1856 version of the same map. Printed in western/eastern segments (sheets). LC copy ...

    • Contributor: Pattison, H. A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1855
  • Map of Adams Co., Pennsylvania /

    Relief shown by hachures. Annotated in ink: underlines and place name changes. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1858 by M.S & E. Converse..." Imperfect: lacking lower left central portion of map Does not include illustration in upper lefthand corner Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Hopkins, Griffith Morgan
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1858
  • Map of Northumberland County, Pennsylvania : from actual surveys by G.M. Hopkins, Jr., Civil Engineer /

    Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1858 by J.A.J. Cummings, Clerk's Office of the District Court of the Eastern District of Penna." LC Land ownership maps, 780 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Hopkins, Griffith Morgan
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1858
  • Map of the townships of Upper and Lower Nazareth, Northampton County, Pennsylvania /

    General-content map showing roads, copses, farmsteads, rural buildings, acreages, and householders' names. Does not show real-property lines or land tracts. Also shows houses and occupants' names in the village (later borough) of Nazareth. Hand col. to differentiate the 2 townships. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1850 by Rich'd Clark in ... the Eastern District of Penn'a." Handwritten in black ink ...

    • Contributor: Sidney, J. C.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Map of the proposed Lock Haven & Tyrone Rail Road, by J. M. McMinn, Esqr. Civil Engineer.

    Strip map, showing drainage, relief by hachures, cities and towns, roads, and a canal, between the Susquehanna and the Juniata Rivers in Pennsylvania.

    • Contributor: McMinn, J. M.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1858
  • Map of the Reading & Columbia Rail Road connecting New York via the Jersey Central, Reading and Columbia, with Baltimore and Washington, together with Western R.R. connections to Wheeling and Pittsburg [sic]; ...

    Sketch map of eastern Pennsylvania and northern Maryland indicating the railroad network and the connections with the coal fields. Shows major drainage, cities and towns, and four main coal field areas.

    • Contributor: Kase, S. P.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 185?
  • Draft of Potter County, Pennsylvania /

    Shows townships, roads, settlements, some property tracts with owners' names, and warranty tracts (numbered). LC copies imperfect: Sun-darkened, fold-lined, copy 1 annotated in black ink to show new settlements (named), copy 1 annotated in brown ink to show new road, copy 2 missing section of sheet at S.E. corner. LC Land ownership maps, 787 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...

    • Contributor: Land Office of S. Ross
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1856
  • Map of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, with the names of property-holders : from actual surveys /

    Shows buildings with landowners' names in rural areas; does not show property boundaries. Relief shown by hachures. Hand col. to identify municipalities (townships, boroughs, cities). "Entered according to Act of Congress in the district court of the eastern district of Penn'a by Sidney & Neff 1851." Printed in NW/NE/SW/SE segments (sheets). LC copy imperfect: Brittle, shellacked, annotated in lead pencil on both sides, missing ...

    • Contributor: Sidney & Neff
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1851
  • Map of Elk County, Pennsyl'a : 1855 /

    County cadastral map showing townships, warranty-deed tracts, tract numbers, tract acreages, and initials of warrantees' names. Hand colored to emphasize township areas. "Compiled from the most recent and authentic surveys. Showing the North Line of Elk County as fixed by the State Commissioners ... approved April 27th A.D. 1855." "Copy Right secured." Printed in western/eastern segments (sheets). LC copy imperfect: Shellacked, cracked, fold-lined, cloth ...

    • Contributor: Pattison, H. A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1856
  • A map of Schuylkill County, Penna. /

    General-content map showing townships, railroads, buildings in rural areas, and householders' names in rural areas. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1855 by P.W. Sheafer in ... the District Court of the Eastern District of Penna." LC Land ownership maps, 791 Includes text (statistics), highway distance table, statistical table, table of post-office names, table of railroad distances, ...

    • Contributor: Sheafer, P. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1855
  • Map of the township of West Hempfield, Lancaster County Penn'a : from original surveys /

    General-content township wall map also showing rural buildings and householders' names; the Columbia borough inset shows building coverage and occupants' names. Hand colored to emphasize township and borough boundaries. Originally printed on 2 sheets (now conjoined). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Shellacked, darkened, stained in small areas, mounted on cloth backing. Includes note, ...

    • Contributor: Sidney & Neff
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850