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Maps Shearer's map of York County, Pennsylvania : from actual surveys

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Title
Shearer's map of York County, Pennsylvania : from actual surveys
Contributor Names
Shearer, William Otis.
Lake, D. J.
Created / Published
Philadelphia : W.O. Shearer & D.J. Lake, publishers, 1860.
Subject Headings
-  York County (Pa.)--Maps
-  Landowners--Pennsylvania--York County--Maps
-  Cities and towns--Pennsylvania--York County--Maps
-  Villages--Pennsylvania--York County--Maps
-  Landowners--Pennsylvania--York--Maps
-  Landowners--Pennsylvania--Dover--Maps
-  Landowners--Pennsylvania--Goldsboro--Maps
-  Landowners--Pennsylvania--Hanover (York County)--Maps
-  Landowners--Pennsylvania--Wrightsville (York County)--Maps
-  Real property--Pennsylvania--Goldsboro--Maps
-  York (Pa.)--Maps
-  York (Pa.)--Buildings, structures, etc.--Maps
-  Dover (Pa.)--Maps
-  Goldsboro (Pa.)--Maps
-  Hanover (York County, Pa.)--Maps
-  Wrightsville (York County, Pa.)--Maps
-  United States--Pennsylvania--York County
Genre
Maps
Notes
-  General-content county map showing townships, rural buildings, and householders' names; the city/borough insets show building coverage and some occupants' names; Goldsborough inset shows lot lines, lot numbers, and owners' names.
-  Hand colored in red watercolor to emphasize township boundaries.
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  "Entered according to Act of Congress by W.O. Shearer & D.J. Lake in the year 1860 in the ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania."
-  Originally printed on 4 sheets (later conjoined).
-  LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined, darkened at fold/cut lines, annotated in lead-pencil on backing, sectioned to 6 panels to enable folding.
-  Includes distance table, local business directories, 36 city/borough/village insets (including York, Dover, Hanover, Wrightsville), and illustrations of selected business prem0ises.
-  LC Land ownership maps, 825
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  3 copies
Medium
1 map : mounted on cloth backing, hand colored ; 151 x 150 cm, folded to 71 x 52 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
G3823.Y6 1860 .S4
G3823.Y6 1860 .S4 Copy 2 On 6 sheets, shellacked, differently hand colored from Copy 1.
G3823.Y6 1860 .S4 Copy 3 On 6 sheets, shellacked, differently hand colored from Copy 1, cloth hemmed.
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3823y.la000825
Library of Congress Control Number
2012590161
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2012590161
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=2012590161&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Chicago citation style:

Shearer, William Otis, and D. J Lake. Shearer's map of York County, Pennsylvania: from actual surveys. Philadelphia: W.O. Shearer & D.J. Lake, publishers, 1860. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2012590161/. (Accessed July 29, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Shearer, W. O. & Lake, D. J. (1860) Shearer's map of York County, Pennsylvania: from actual surveys. Philadelphia: W.O. Shearer & D.J. Lake, publishers. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2012590161/.

MLA citation style:

Shearer, William Otis, and D. J Lake. Shearer's map of York County, Pennsylvania: from actual surveys. Philadelphia: W.O. Shearer & D.J. Lake, publishers, 1860. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/2012590161/>.