• Map of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania /

    General-content county map also showing election districts. Hand col. to emphasize township boundaries and territories. Relief shown by hachures. Orientated with north toward the upper left. Prime meridian: Washington (D.C.). Published "Lancaster January 1st 1824". Originally printed on 4 sheets (later conjoined). LC copy shellacked, cracked, strongly darkened, rubber-stamped, missing small sections along outer edges, missing small internal sections, halved to enable folding. LC ...

    • Contributor: Scott, Joshua
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1824
  • A map of the improved part of the Province of Pennsilvania in America : begun by Wil. Penn, Proprietary & Governour thereof anno 1681 /

    Shows rural landholders' names, lot lines, and proprietary manors. Map content (as of 1687) does not differ from earlier eds. Title from upper border. Statement of dedication at upper left:To the worthey William Penn Esq., Proprietor of Pennsilvania in America, this map is humbly dedicated by Iohn Thornton & Robert Greene. Hand col. in pink watercolor to emphasize the map border; the map content ...

    • Contributor: Holme, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1705
  • Opperman's latest map showing that portion of Mc Kean Co., Pa., in front of oil developments /

    Cadastral map of several oil-prospecting townships in McKean County (Pa.) between Kane and Bradford cities. Shows real-property lines, landowners' names (personal/corporate), tract/lot numbers, warrant section numbers, and some acreages. Also shows roads, railroad, and pipeline. Originally printed on 2 sheets (later conjoined, still later halved along a different line to enable folding). LC Land ownership maps, 773 Includes bar "Scale of rods". Available also ...

    • Contributor: Opperman, J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1879
  • [Preliminary sketch of the battle of Gettysburg showing troop positions, July 2, 1863].

    Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Title and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil (some col.) on 2 sheets pasted together, forming an irregularly shaped sheet of tracing paper, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H159 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Includes notes. In pencil on verso: ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Caldwell's illustrated, historical, combination atlas of Jefferson County, Pennsylvania /

    LeGear. Atlases of the United States, 6173 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes indexes, maps of the United States and Pennsylvania, brief history of Jefferson County, biographies and portraits of early Jefferson County residents, and advertisements. Copy imperfect: Front and back board detached, t.p. separated from binding. Acquisitions control no. 2001-36

    • Contributor: Caldwell, J. A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1878

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  • Somerset Co., Penn'a.

    Relief shown by hachures and form lines. Hand col. to emphasize township boundaries. General-content county map also showing rural buildings and occupants' names. Includes embellished map border (fruits/flowers/berries/leaves). LC Land ownership maps, 796 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 3 copies

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1860
  • A plan of the city and environs of Philadelphia /

    Scale ca. 1:42,000. Hand colored. Shows names of landowners in rural areas. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy annotated, has no. 9 in lower right corner. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Lotter, Matthäus Albrecht
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Map of Clearfield Co., Pennsylvania : from actual surveys & official records /

    County map showing rural buildings, householders' names, warranty-deed tracts, tract numbers, warrantees' names, and tract acreages; the borough insets show real-property tracts (lots), owners' names, and building coverage; the village insets show houses and householders' names. Hand col. to emphasize township/borough boundaries and areas. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1866 by A. Pomeroy in the ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." ...

    • Contributor: Beers, D. G.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1866
  • Topographical map of Pike County, Pennsylvania : from recent and actual surveys and records /

    County cadastral map showing townships, warranty-deed land tracts, warranty numbers, real-property tracts, some landowners' names, park lands, rural buildings, and householders' names; borough insets show property tracts (lots), lot numbers, owners' names, and building coverage. Hand col. to emphasize township boundaries, townships territories, and park lands. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the Year 1872 by F.W. Beers & Co. in the Office ...

    • Contributor: Beers, F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1872
  • Map of Forest Co., Pennsylvania /

    Landownership map showing townships, property tracts, tract numbers, acreages, landholders' names, existing railroads, and proposed railroads. Hand col. to show township areas and county boundary. Publisher's map list in cover. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 2004-27

    • Contributor: Irwin, R.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1881
  • Map of about 8000 acres of land on Spring Brook in the towns of Pittston and Covington, County of Luzerne, State of Pennsylvania.

    Ms. (watercolors, pencil, pen-and-ink) landownership map on printed base map showing hand-col. rev. property holdings in Spring Brook and Covington townships, Lackawanna County, Penna. (Lackawanna County was formed in 1878 from part of Luzerne County). Real property is shown on the original printed map by tract lines, tract numbers, and owners' names. There is no statement of attribution other than the printed lithographer's statement: ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • Map of the counties of Monroe and Carbon, Pennsylvania /

    General-content county map also showing rural buildings and householders' names; the Stroudsburg and Mauch Chunk (name later changed to Jim Thorpe) borough insets show building coverage and occupants' names. Relief shown by hachures. Hand col. to emphasize township boundaries and territories. "Entered according to Act of Congress A.D. 1860 by H.F. Walling in the ... Southern District of New York." Printed in northern/southern segments ...

    • Contributor: Walling, Henry Francis
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1860
  • Lloyd's map of the Great Oil Region of Allegheny River, Cherry & Cherry-Tree runs, and Pithole Creek : in Cornplanter, Cherry-Tree & Allegheny townships, Venango County, Pennsylvania /

    Shows real-property tracts, owners' names, oil-well locations, and oil-well operators' names. Hand col. to emphasize property tract lines and township boundaries. Relief shown by hachures. Personal signature in ink script at lower margin: J.T. Lloyd. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1864 by J.T. Lloyd in ... the Southern District of the State of New York." Available also through the Library ...

    • Contributor: Lloyd, James T.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • New official map of Forest County, Pa. /

    Landownership map showing townships, warranty-deed tracts/numbers, real-property tracts with owners' names, acreages, roads, and railways. Titles on sheet and on cover are identical; cover title printed in gilt on front panel. "Copyright, 1895 by F.F. Whittekin." Sheet originally folded in paperboard cover 18 x 13 cm. (before lamination and mounting). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ...

    • Contributor: Whittekin, F. F.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1895
  • Map of Somerset County, Pa. /

    General-content county map showing rural buildings and householders' names; the Somerset and Berlin insets show real-property tracts (lots), building coverage, and owners' names. Hand col. to emphasize township boundaries, township territories, and inset maps. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the ... Western District of Penna., Sept. 6th 1860, by Edward L. Walker." LC copy imperfect: Brittle, darkened, trimmed ...

    • Contributor: Walker, Edward L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1860
  • 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
  • Map of Indiana County, Pennsylvania /

    General-content county map showing townships, rural buildings, and householders names; borough insets show residential lots and building coverage. Hand col. to emphasize township boundaries. "Entered according to the Act of Congress as of the year of 1856 by Wm. J. Barker in the ... Western district of Pennsylvania." Printed in western/eastern segments (sheets). LC copy imperfect: Laminated, darkened, missing small sections along sheet edges, ...

    • Contributor: Peelor, David
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1856
  • Beers, Ellis & Soule's map of Venango Co., Penn. : from actual surveys.

    County cadastral map showing townships, boroughs, warranty-deed survey tracts, tract numbers, real-property tracts, landowners' names, rural buildings, and householders' names. Hand col. (watercolors) to emphasize township/borough boundaries and areas. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the Year 1865 in the ... Southern District of New York by F.W. Beers & Co." LC copy imperfect: Halved to enable folding. Includes cadastral inset "Map of ...

    • Contributor: Beers, Ellis & Soule
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • 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 Cumberland County, Pennsylvania : from actual surveys /

    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 ...

    • Contributor: Bridgens, H. F.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1858
  • 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 Bedford County, Pa. /

    General-content county map showing rural buildings and householders' names; some insets (including Bedford) show real-property tracts (lots), building coverage, and owners' names. Hand colored to show township areas. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the ... Western District of Penn'a, July 8th 1861, by Edward L. Walker." LC copy imperfect: Shellacked, darkened, rubber-stamped, water-stained in margins. Includes 1861 county ...

    • Contributor: Walker, Edward L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Map of Jefferson Co., Pennsylvania : from county map.

    County cadastral map showing warranty-deed tracts, tract numbers, tract acreages, initials of warrantees' names, irregular real-property tracts, and owners' names. Does not show townships. Hand colored to emphasize county boundary. LC copy imperfect: Use-worn, soiled, torn, taped, missing southeast corner of sheet (including part of cartographic content). Includes inset of eastern extremity and table of "Explanations" (key to abbreviations of warrantees' names). LC Land ...

    • Contributor: Gillespie, D. C.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1857
  • 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 Allegheny County, Pennsylvania : from actual surveys /

    General-content county map showing roads, railroads, place-names, individual buildings in rural areas, and householders' names in rural areas. Does not show property lines or cadastral data. Also covers the Pittsburgh metropolitan area. Hand col. to emphasize township, borough, and city boundaries. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1883 by Otto Krebs in the office of the Librarian ...

    • Contributor: Lee, Alex. Y.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1883