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  • 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. AACR2: 651/1; 710/2

    • Contributor: Bachmann, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1857
  • Map of Chester County, Pennsylvania /

    General-content county map showing schools, meetinghouses, smithies, inns, post-offices, etc.; does not show landowners'/householders' names. Hand col. to emphasize township/borough boundaries and territories. Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridian: Washington D.C. Former wall map sectioned to 4 quarters. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1847 by S.M. Painter & J.S. Bowen in the ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania. Copyright transferred to ...

    • Contributor: Kennedy, T. J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1856
  • 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 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
  • Map of Butler County, Pennsylvania /

    Cadastral maps showing land owners. LC Land ownership maps, 717 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Dunlap, Jas
    • 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., 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. LC Land ownership maps, 696 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1858
  • Topographical map of the Mine Hill and Schuylkill-Haven Rail Road with its branches and extension to Ashland; surveyed and drawn by Henry W. Poole, Civl. Topl. Ming. Engr. Pottsville, Pa. Dec. 1854, ...

    Map of Pennsylvania between Schuylkill Haven and Ashland showing drainage, relief by hachures, cities, towns, individual buildings, mines, mills, and the mining branch rail lines. Chartered on the March 24, 1828. 13 miles opened in 1831. Completed to Ashland in 1857. See entry 468.

    • Contributor: Poole, Henry W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1854
  • 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 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 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
  • Map showing the coal & timber lands of the Allegheny Rail Road & Coal Company with the avenues to market.

    Outline map of eastern Pennsylvania and part of New Jersey showing relief by hachures, drainage, coal, timber, major cities, and railroads.

    • Contributor: Sinclair, Thomas S.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 185?
  • Map representing the route of the Philada. & Erie Rail Road its connections and the mineral lands in its vicinity.

    Detailed map of Pennsylvania and parts of adjacent states indicating major drainage, relief by hachures, state boundaries, county boundaries in Pennsylvania, and major cities. Canals and railroads are annotated in colors. Chartered under the name Sunbury and Erie Railroad on April 3, 1837. Name changed in 1861 to the above. See also entries 571-573.

    • Contributor: Sinclair, Thomas S.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1852
  • 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 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 the Williamsport and Elmira Railroad with its connections.

    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.

    • Contributor: P.S. Duval & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 185?
  • 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 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 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 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 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 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. 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 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. Includes county statistical table, "Statistics ...

    • Contributor: Southwick, J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1858
  • A geological and topographical map of Pennsylvania and New Jersey : compiled from the official reports of the geological surveys and from various other sources public and private /

    Relief shown by hachures. "Note: Submitted for correction to J.P. Lesley ... Geological Survey of Pennsylvania." "Entered according to act of Congress ... 1857 by Charles Desilver ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Includes stratigraphic table and geological cross-sections. LC copy shellacked, cracked, missing small internal section, mounted on cloth backing, quartered, and rubber-stamped. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...

    • Contributor: Williams, W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1857
  • 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