Map Map of Blair County, Pennsylvania : from special surveys

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Title
Map of Blair County, Pennsylvania : from special surveys
Contributor Names
Geil & Freed.
Freed, Isaac G.
Barnes, Rufus L.
Thos. S. Wagner's Lith.
Created / Published
Philadelphia : [Geil & Freed], 1859
Subject Headings
-  Blair County (Pa.)--Maps
-  Landowners--Pennsylvania--Blair County--Maps
-  Cities and towns--Pennsylvania--Blair County--Maps
-  Villages--Pennsylvania--Blair County--Maps
-  Real property--Pennsylvania--Altoona--Maps
-  Real property--Pennsylvania--Hollidaysburg--Maps
-  Real property--Pennsylvania--Tyrone--Maps
-  Altoona (Pa.)--Maps
-  Hollidaysburg (Pa.)--Maps
-  Tyrone (Pa.)--Maps
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Blair County
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Altoona
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Hollidaysburg
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Tyrone
Genre
Maps
Cadastral maps
Notes
-  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 in the year 1859 by Isaac G. Freed in the ... Eastern District of Penn'a."
-  Originally printed on 4 sheets.
-  LC sheets imperfect: Shellacked, halved to enable folding, trimmed, north sheet annotated in brown ink on cloth backing: No. 129. Deposited July 7th 18[2 ciphers trimmed off] Isaac G. Freed; copy 2 not shellacked, not annotated, missing small sections along fold lines.
-  Includes business directories, table of road distances, and ill. of principal buildings.
-  Town and village insets: Altoona -- Hollidaysburg and Gaysport -- Fostoria -- Collinsville -- Frankstown -- Newry -- Charlotteville -- Davidsburg -- Tyrone City -- Williamsburg -- Martinsburg -- Freedom -- Tipton -- Claysburg -- Foot of Ten, Temperanceville, Duncansville.
-  LC Land ownership maps, 712
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  3 copies
Medium
1 map on 2 sheets : hand col., cloth backing ; 138 x 111 cm., sheets 72 x 119 cm. and 78 x 119 cm., folded to 72 x 60 cm. and 78 x 60 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3823.B6 1859 .G4
Copy 3 not on cloth backing, brittle, fold-lined, torn at fold lines, taped, annotated in ink on verso, accompanied by title sheet cut away from another copy.
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3823b.la000712
Library of Congress Control Number
2012590183
Online Format
image
Description
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 in the year 1859 by Isaac G. Freed in the ... Eastern District of Penn'a." Originally printed on 4 sheets. LC sheets imperfect: Shellacked, halved to enable folding, trimmed, north sheet annotated in brown ink on cloth backing: No. 129. Deposited July 7th 18[2 ciphers trimmed off] Isaac G. Freed; copy 2 not shellacked, not annotated, missing small sections along fold lines. Includes business directories, table of road distances, and ill. of principal buildings. Town and village insets: Altoona -- Hollidaysburg and Gaysport -- Fostoria -- Collinsville -- Frankstown -- Newry -- Charlotteville -- Davidsburg -- Tyrone City -- Williamsburg -- Martinsburg -- Freedom -- Tipton -- Claysburg -- Foot of Ten, Temperanceville, Duncansville. LC Land ownership maps, 712 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 3 copies
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Geil & Freed, Isaac G Freed, Rufus L Barnes, and Thos. S. Wagner'S Lith. Map of Blair County, Pennsylvania: from special surveys. [Philadelphia: Geil & Freed, 1859] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2012590183/. (Accessed June 27, 2017.)

APA citation style:

Geil & Freed, Freed, I. G., Barnes, R. L. & Thos. S. Wagner'S Lith. (1859) Map of Blair County, Pennsylvania: from special surveys. [Philadelphia: Geil & Freed] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2012590183/.

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Geil & Freed, et al. Map of Blair County, Pennsylvania: from special surveys. [Philadelphia: Geil & Freed, 1859] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/2012590183/>.