• Route of a proposed railroad from Powelton, West Philada. to the Philada; gas works and thence to the river Delaware; surveyed by the engineer of the Pennsylva Rail Road Co.

    Scale ca. 1:35,000. LC Railroad maps, 293 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of Philadelphia and vicinity showing different railroad lines and depots. Below "Line E" on the map is the following statement. "Surveyed by Edw. H. Saunders, Nov. 1856." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 50 x 42 cm.

    • Contributor: Kollner, Augustus
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1856
  • Map of the Catawissa, Williamsport & Erie Rail Road; showing its connection with the north and west by the Williamsport and Elmira Rail Road, & its connection with Philada. & New York ...

    Scale ca. 1:340,000. From Report of the President of the Catawissa, Williamsport and Erie Railroad Company to the Managers, October 28th, 1856 (Philadelphia, Office of the Company, 1856). LC Railroad maps, 361 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of Pennsylvania from Philadelphia north to the New York boundary and west to Williamsport. Shows county boundaries, drainage, coal field, important cities, and the existing and ...

    • Contributor: Kimber, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1856
  • Map of Blair County, Pennsylvania : from special surveys /

    General-content county map also showing buildings in rural areas, householders' names, and forested areas; real-property tracts, lot numbers, and building coverage also are shown in all the town/village insets (but esp. for Altoona, Hollidaysburg, and Tyrone). Relief shown by hachures. Hand col. to emphasize township boundaries and territories. At foot of statement of attribution: Published by the authors. "Entered according to act of Congress ...

    • Contributor: Geil & Freed
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • View of Harrisburg, Penn.

    Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 788 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes col. illus. col. map 51 x 81 cm.

    • Contributor: Williams, J. Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1855
  • 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
  • Map showing the coal & timber lands of the Allegheny Rail Road & Coal Company with the avenues to market.

    Scale ca. 1:600,000. LC Railroad maps, 318 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of eastern Pennsylvania and part of New Jersey showing relief by hachures, drainage, coal, timber, major cities, and railroads. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 27 x 64 cm.

    • Contributor: Sinclair, Thomas S.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Map of Adams Co., Pennsylvania /

    Exhibition: Maps for an Emerging Nation: Commercial Cartography in Nineteenth-century America, Aug. 8-Oct. 20, 1977, DLC Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1857 by Robert P. Smith..." "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1858 by M.S & E. Converse..." LC Land ownership maps, 697 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...

    • Contributor: Hopkins, Griffith Morgan
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1858
  • Map of the township of West Hempfield, Lancaster County Penn'a : from original surveys /

    • Contributor: Sidney & Neff
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Map of a railroad route from Phoenixville to Pinegrove.

    Scale ca. 1:190,000. LC Railroad maps, 532 Description derived from published bibliography. 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. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 38 x 83 cm.

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

    General-content county map showing townships, rural buildings, and householders' names; the Harrisburg/Middletown insets show building coverage but not owners' names. Relief shown by hachures. Printed in western/eastern segments (sheets). "Entered according to Act of Congress in the Year 1858 by Wm. J. Barker in the ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." LC copy imperfect: Both sheets halved to enable folding. DLC Includes county statistical table, ...

    • Contributor: Southwick, J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1858
  • 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 Westmoreland Co., Pennsylvania : from actual surveys /

    General-content county map showing rural buildings and householders' names; Greensburg and Latrobe insets also show real-property tracts and building coverage; Latrobe inset additionally shows landowners' names. Relief shown by hachures. Hand col. to emphasize township boundaries and territories. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1857 by Wm. J. Barker in ... the Western District of Pennsylvania." Originally printed on 4 sheets ...

    • Contributor: Lake, D. J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1857
  • Map of the Williamsport and Elmira Railroad with its connections.

    Scale ca. 1:650,000. LC Railroad maps, 618 Description derived from published bibliography. The map covers parts of New York, Pennsylvania, Delaware, and Maryland. Indicates counties and major cities. Chartered on June 9, 1832. Opened to traffic in 1854. Name changed in 1860 to Elmira and Williamsport Railroad. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 83 x 100 ...

    • Contributor: P.S. Duval & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Scott's map of Lancaster County, state of Pennsylvania : from actual measurements /

    General-content county map showing buildings in rural areas and householders' names in rural areas/some insets; shows property lines in some insets. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1858 by James D. Scott in ...Dist. Court of the East. Dist. of Penn." Hand col. to emphasize township, borough, and city territories. Originally printed on 4 sheets (before sectioning). ...

    • Contributor: Scott, Joshua
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1858
  • 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 Adams Co., Pa.

    Shows roads, railroads, townships, schools, quarries, houses in rural areas, and householders' names. Relief shown by hachures. LC copy imperfect: Mounted on cloth backing, torn at edges/fold line, halved to enable folding, laminated. DLC LC Land ownership maps, 696 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 1 map ; on sheet 82 x 94 cm., folded to 82 ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1858
  • Map of Susquehanna Co., Pennsylvania : from actual survey /

    General-content county map showing rural buildings and householders' names; the Montrose and Susquehanna Depot insets show real-property tracts (lots), lot numbers, building coverage, and owners' names. Hand colored to emphasize township boundaries and borough areas. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1857 by Robert P. Smith in the ... Eastern District of Penn'a." LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined, ...

    • Contributor: Hopkins, Griffith Morgan
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1858
  • 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 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. DLC Includes county statistical table, table of post-office names, and ill ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1851
  • Map of Franklin County, Pennsylvania : from actual survey /

    General-content county map showing townships, rural buildings, and householders' names; borough insets show buildings and occupants' names; Chambersburg inset shows only buildings. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress by Riley & Hoffman in the year 1858 in the ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Originally printed on 4 sheets (later conjoined). LC copy imperfect: Not "varnished", Copyright Office adhesive registration-number label ...

    • Contributor: Davison, D. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1858
  • Map of Forest County, Pennsylvania.

    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. DLC Accompanied by cut-out "Phil." newspaper article re new oil deposits dated in lead-pencil script "July ...

    • Contributor: Barnes, Rufus L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1858
  • 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 DLC. Does not include illustration in upper lefthand corner DLC. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes inset of Gettysburg and 15 ...

    • Contributor: Hopkins, Griffith Morgan
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1858
  • Bird's eye view of Philadelphia.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 827 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 66 x 91 cm.

    • Contributor: Bachmann, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1857
  • 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
  • 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." "Entered according to act of Congress, in the year 1858, by Henry D. Rogers ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Washington D.C. meridian. LC copies variously torn, taped, and fold-lined. 1 map on 4 sheets : col. ; 88 x 176 cm., sheets 74 x 95 cm.

    • Contributor: Rogers, Henry D.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1858