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Map Bird's-eye view of the Conemaugh Valley from Nineveh to the lake, Johnstown, Pa. : from personal sketches and surveys of the Pennsylvania R.R. by permission

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Title

  • Bird's-eye view of the Conemaugh Valley from Nineveh to the lake, Johnstown, Pa. : from personal sketches and surveys of the Pennsylvania R.R. by permission

Names

  • Lee, Alex. Y.
  • Pennsylvania Railroad.

Created / Published

  • [Pittsburgh?] : A.Y. Lee, c1889.

Headings

  • -  Floods--Pennsylvania--Johnstown (Cambria County)--Aerial views
  • -  Floods--Pennsylvania--Johnstown (Cambria County)--Maps
  • -  Floods--Pennsylvania--Conemaugh Valley--Aerial views
  • -  Floods--Pennsylvania--Conemaugh Valley--Maps
  • -  Johnstown (Cambria County, Pa.)--Aerial views
  • -  Conemaugh Valley (Pa.)--Aerial views
  • -  South Fork Dam (Pa.)--Charts, diagrams, etc
  • -  United States--Pennsylvania--Johnstown (Cambria County)
  • -  United States--Pennsylvania--Conemaugh Valley

Genre

  • Pictorial maps
  • Physical maps
  • Aerial views

Notes

  • -  Aerial view of the Johnstown vicinity showing the route of the waters of the Johnstown Flood of 31 May 1889 and the devastated areas resulting from them.
  • -  Relief shown by landform drawings.
  • -  Devastated areas, buildings, and débris accumulations shown pictorially.
  • -  Includes inset col. ill. of "South Fork Dam", inset of upstream area traversed by the Pennsylvania Railroad, and inset cross-section of dam.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Medium

  • 1 view : col. ; 36 x 72 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G3824.J8C32 1889 .L4

Repository

  • Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540 to 4650 USA dcu

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2010588930

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Lee, Alex. Y, and Pennsylvania Railroad. Bird's-eye view of the Conemaugh Valley from Nineveh to the lake, Johnstown, Pa.: from personal sketches and surveys of the Pennsylvania R.R. by permission. [Pittsburgh?: A.Y. Lee, 1889] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/2010588930/.

APA citation style:

Lee, A. Y. & Pennsylvania Railroad. (1889) Bird's-eye view of the Conemaugh Valley from Nineveh to the lake, Johnstown, Pa.: from personal sketches and surveys of the Pennsylvania R.R. by permission. [Pittsburgh?: A.Y. Lee] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2010588930/.

MLA citation style:

Lee, Alex. Y, and Pennsylvania Railroad. Bird's-eye view of the Conemaugh Valley from Nineveh to the lake, Johnstown, Pa.: from personal sketches and surveys of the Pennsylvania R.R. by permission. [Pittsburgh?: A.Y. Lee, 1889] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2010588930/>.