Collection Items

  • Map
    A map of the improved part of the Province of Pennsilvania in America : begun by Wil. Penn, Proprietary & Governour thereof anno 1681
    Map of the Province of Pennsilvania containing the three countyes of Chester, Philadelphia & Bucks :
    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 - Lamb, Francis - Greene, Robert - Thornton, John - Pennsylvania. Surveyor General
    • Date: 1687
  • Map
    Southwestern Pennsylvania heritage route guide, Altoona-Johnstown : discover industry's legacy Includes text, ancillary maps of central Johnstown and Altoona, location map, and col. ill. Text, location map, and ill. (some col.) on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Department of the Interior. Southwestern Pennsylvania Heritage Preservation Commission
    • Date: 1992
  • Map
    Project-related sites, southwestern Pennsylvania Shows historic sites, industrial archeological sites, and park planning areas in the 9-county Altoona-Johnstown region. Relief shown by shading. At foot of title: DSC-957-20051-Dec 92. Panel title: Southwestern Pennsylvania Heritage Preservation Commission. "Publication services were provided by ... Denver Service Center, National Park Service, NPS D-62, January 1993." Includes text, site index, and ill. Text, ill. (some col.), and mailing-address area on verso. Available...
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service - United States. Department of the Interior. Southwestern Pennsylvania Heritage Preservation Commission - United States. National Park Service. Denver Service Center
    • Date: 1992
  • Map
    Map of Philadelphia showing population in year 1920, as enumerated in U.S. Census, and existing electric railway system Scale ca. 1:43,000. Shows radial distances and unelectrified railroads. Also shows unelectrified railroads. Also covers adjacent suburbs. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1; 651/2; 650/3; 650/4
    • Contributor: Philadelphia. Department of City Transit
    • Date: 1921