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  • 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 - Scott, James D.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1858
  • 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. - Williamsport and Elmira Railroad Company
    • 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 - T. Sinclair's Lith
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1856
  • 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
  • View of York, Pa.

    LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 876.2 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes col. illus. AACR2: 651/1; 710/1

    • Contributor: Williams, J. Thomas - E. Sachse & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1852
  • 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 - Freed, Isaac G. - Barnes, Rufus L. - Thos. S. Wagner's Lith
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • 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
  • 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.

    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."

    • Contributor: Kollner, Augustus
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1856
  • 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. - Rease, W. H. - Riley & Hoffman
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1858
  • Map of Venango County, Pennsylvania /

    County cadastral map showing townships, warranty-deed survey tracts, tract numbers, real-property tracts, acreages, and landowners' names. Also covers western part of present-day Forest County and shows mills/furnaces. "Entered according to Act of Congress the sixth day of February 1857 by C. Heydrick in the ... Western District of Pennsylvania." LC copy imperfect: Shellacked, darkened, cracked, halved to enable folding, torn at fold line, upper ...

    • Contributor: Irwin, R. - Heydrick, C. H. - Heydrick, C. - Wm. Schuchman & Bro. Lith
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1857
  • A map showing the rail road connection between Pottsville & Sunbury through the Schuylkill Mahanoy and Shamokin coal fields, July 9th 1852.

    Detailed map of the area between Schuylkill Haven and Northumberland, Pa., showing drainage, relief by hachures, cities and towns, coal fields, canals, and railroads.

    • Contributor: Sheafer, P. W. (Peter Wenrick) - Sheafer, P. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1852
  • 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. (Joseph M.) - Tyrone and Lock Haven Railroad Company - McMinn, J. M.
    • 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 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 - M.S. & E. Converse Publishers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1858
  • 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 - McKee, Hugh - Scott, David - Maurhoff, E. - Kirker, J. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1858
  • 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 - McCrea, S. - Moody, S. - Friend & Au
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1851
  • 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 - Smith, Robert Pearsall - M.S. & E. Converse Publishers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1858
  • 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 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. - Pennsylvania Railroad
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1855
  • 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. - Reading & Columbia Railroad Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 185?
  • 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 ...

    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 proposed railroads. Chartered in 1835 as the Little Schuylkill and Susequehanna Railroad.

    • Contributor: Kimber, Thomas - Catawissa, Williamsport and Erie Railroad Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1856
  • 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.

    • Contributor: Pinegrove Lancaster Railroad - Phoenixville Cornwall Railroad
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1852
  • 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. - Barker, Wm. J. (William J.) - Wm. J. Barker & Co.
    • 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. (Henry F.) - Friend & Au - Wagner & M'Guigan - Bridgens, H. F.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1858