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  • [Maps of the Maryland-Pennsylvania boundary used as trial exhibits in the 1735 court suit brought by the Penns against Lord Baltimore to determine the official interprovincial boundary line].

    The maps also cover the Lower Counties (now the State of Delaware) which at the time were part of Pennsylvania. The "Virginia" map shows lines of latitude (identified) and longitude (unidentified). Common title devised by cataloger. Annotated in ink handwriting on recto by Ferdinand J. Paris (attorney for the Penn Family). The "Virginia" map is oriented with north to the right. Hand col. (light ...

    • Contributor: Senex, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1732
  • Plan of the city of Philadelphia and its environs shewing its defences during the years 1777 & 1778, together with the siege of Mud Island on the River Delaware.

    Scale ca. 1:14,400. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by shading. "To the Honble. Sir William Howe K.B. general and commander in chief of all His Majesty's forces within the colonies laying on the Atlantic Ocean from Nova Scotia to West Florida inclusive, &ca. &ca. [Signed:] John Montrésor, chief engineer in America." Imperfect: Fort Mifflin on Great Mud Island is almost entirely cut off. ...

    • Contributor: Nicole, Pierre
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • Map of Harrisburg City, Dauphin Co. Pa. /

    City street map showing ward boundaries, ward names, and principal buildings. Oriented with north toward the upper left. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1901 by G.M. Boyd in the office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington, D.C." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Torn at left margin, removed from ...

    • Contributor: Boyd, G. M.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1901
  • Seat of war in the environs of Philadelphia:

    Scale ca. 1:656,000. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: London. "For the London magazine, 1777." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1314 Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/2

    • Contributor: Kitchin, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Map of Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware : compiled from the latest authorities.

    Hand colored to differentiate counties and state boundaries. Relief shown by hachures. Also shows mileages along principal roads. Signed in lead-pencil on inside of cover: Millard Fillmore. Includes 4 regional insets: Vicinity of Pittsburg -- Vicinity of Philadelphia -- Vicinity of Lancaster -- Lehigh and Schuylkill coal regions. Printed "Census of 1830" population tables and publisher's advertisement on inside of cover. Available also through ...

    • Contributor: Mitchell, S. Augustus
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1832
  • Map of the region between Gettysburg, Pa. and Appomattox court house, Va. : including all the battle-fields [sic] of the Army of Northern Virginia /

    Relief shown by hachures. Reduced and redrawn version of the index map in the U.S. Army, Corps of Engineer's Military Maps Illustrated the Operations of the Armies of the Potomac & James... ([Washington] War Dept., Office of the Chief of Engineers, 1869). For a complete description of the atlas see entry no. 518. Map indicates cities and towns, roads, railroads, drainage, and defensive works ...

    • Contributor: Michler, N.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 186?
  • Sullivan Township.

    Shows land ownership, lands of the William Bingham estate, acreages, and lot dimensions in Sullivan Township, Tioga County, Pa. Title on label affixed to verso: Sullivan. From the William Bingham estate maps. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Interior section missing between fold lines. Includes note. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no.: 17-82 Vault

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1834
  • General diagram : [western Philadelphia city and adjacent portions of Delaware and Montgomery counties, Pennsylvania].

    Topographic map showing proposed and existing Civil-War batteries and defensive positions immediately west of Philadelphia. Relief shown by contours and hachures. Title from southern sheet. Partial tracing of the 1863 ms. topographic map showing 1st- and 2nd-class fortifications at Philadelphia (CW 358.22). Oriented with north to the right. Pen-and-ink, red ink (contours), and watercolors. Drawn in 2 segments (sheets): [Northern] -- [Southern]. "No. 2866" ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863

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  • Map of the Pennsylvania Railroad and its connections.

    Map of the United States showing major relief by hachures, drainage, and the railroad network with named lines and emphasis on the main line.

    • Contributor: Patterson, S. C.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1889
  • Map showing the Seaboard, Pennsylvania and Western Railroad and its connections.

    Map of northeastern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, coal fields in Pennsylvania, and the railroads with emphasis on the main line.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1884
  • Copy of official plan of Gettysburg. Pennsylvania, fought 1st, 2nd, 3rd July 1863.

    Map attempts to show the locations of various units during each day of the battle. All major landmarks are indicated.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Map of Adams Co., Pennsylvania /

    Exhibition: Maps for an Emerging Nation: Commercial Cartography in Nineteenth-century America, Aug. 8-Oct. 20, 1977, 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 a ...

    • Contributor: Hopkins, Griffith Morgan
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1858
  • Map of the proposed Great Western and Lake Erie Rail Road of Pennsylvania projected for the Sunbury Erie and Pittsburg [sic] Rail Road Convention by James Herron Civil Engineer.

    Physical map of Pennsylvania and parts of adjacent states showing drainage, relief by hachures, spot heights in feet, state boundaries, canals, cities and towns. Finished and proposed railroads with names of lines and mileages are indicated.

    • Contributor: Herron, James
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1847
  • Map of Allegheny Co., Pennsylvania : from actual surveys /

    General-content county map showing relief, roads, railroads, place-names, buildings in rural areas, and householders' names in rural areas. Relief shown by hachures. Also covers the Pittsburgh metropolitan area. Former wall map hand col. to emphasize boundaries of minor civil divisions (cities, boroughs, townships). "Entered according to Act of Congress by H. & C.T. Smith in the year 1862 in ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." ...

    • Contributor: Beers, S. N.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Map of Sussex Co., New Jersey : from actual surveys & records /

    General-content county map also showing rural buildings and householders' names; the Newton borough inset also shows building coverage, property lot lines, and occupants' names. Relief shown by hachures. Hand colored to emphasize township boundaries. Prime meridian on north sheet: Washington D.C.; on south sheet: Greenwich. "Founded on the State Geological Survey." "Entered according to Act of Congress by Carlos Allen M.D. in the year ...

    • Contributor: Hopkins, Griffith Morgan
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1860
  • McConnell's map of Greene County, Pennsylvania /

    General-content county map also showing rural buildings and householders' names. Hand col. to distinguish townships and village insets. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1865 by Tuttle & Co. in the ... Eastern District of Penna." LC copies imperfect: Copy 1 halved to enable folding, trimmed; copy 2 fold-lined, torn at edges, section of Waynesburg inset torn away. LC Land ownership ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • 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?
  • Farm map of Plumstead Township, Bucks Co., Penn'a /

    Wall map showing farm outlines, owners' names, acreages, rural buildings, road network, and farm lanes. Hand col. to distinguish individual farms and roads. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Originally printed on 2 sheets (east/west, later conjoined). LC copy imperfect: Brittle, shellacked, cracked, darkened, cloth hemmed, missing small marginal sections. Includes note, list of map subscribers, table of road distances, and ill. of ...

    • Contributor: Hughes, Michael
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • 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
  • [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. Oriented with north to the bottom. Pen-and-ink and pencil (some col.) on pencil grid on tracing paper, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H160 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: Shows positions on ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • [Map of parts of Pennsylvania, Maryland, and Virginia covering areas from Harrisburg to Leesburg, and from Hancock to Baltimore].

    Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Each sheet pasted together in 3 sections, sectioned in 2, and mounted on cloth. The manuscript original is at the Handley Library in Winchester, Virginia. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H156 In ink in bottom right corner: No. 805. Available also through the Library ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • A map of the state of Pennsylvania /

    Relief shown by hachures. From the William Bingham estate maps. Philadelphia meridian. Includes dedication statement, ill., and coat of arms., LC copy stained and annotated in ink and pencil. LC copy has label on verso annotated in ink: Pennsylvania. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no.: 17-82 Vault

    • Contributor: Howell, Reading
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1810
  • A Draught of ten lots of ground in the northern liberties of the city of Philadelphia, surveyed the 28th August 1787, beginning at a bridge on the old York Road, N. 20. ...

    Scale ca. 1:650. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth and paper backing with reinforced edges. Imperfect: Margin deteriorated and torn. Cadastral map. Includes "Annexed coloured plan," ca. 1:1,000 and a note on the Second Presbyterian Church burial ground. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1328 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1787
  • Map of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, 1890 : with adjoining parts of Westmoreland, Washington & Beaver counties.

    General-content county map showing roads, railroads, place-names, coal outcrops/mining areas, 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 1890 by Otto Krebs, in the office ...

    • Contributor: Krebs, Otto
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1890
  • The course of Delaware River from Philadelphia to Chester, exhibiting the several works erected by the rebels to defend its passage, with the attacks made upon them by His Majesty's land & ...

    Scale ca. 1:33,200. Hand colored. Shows soundings and disposition of ships, etc. Includes "A sketch of Fort Island" and "Profile and plan of the sunk frames or chevaux de frise which formed the stackadoes in the river." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1362 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Faden, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778