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Map Map of Bucks County, Pennsylvania : from surveys

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Title

  • Map of Bucks County, Pennsylvania : from surveys

Names

  • Morris, William E. (William Ellis), 1812-1875.
  • Smith, Robert Pearsall, 1827-1898.

Created / Published

  • Philadelphia : R.P. Smith, [1850]

Headings

  • -  Bucks County (Pa.)--Maps
  • -  Landowners--Pennsylvania--Bucks County--Maps
  • -  Doylestown (Pa.)--Maps
  • -  Newtown (Bucks County, Pa.)--Maps
  • -  Bristol (Pa.)--Maps
  • -  United States--Pennsylvania--Bucks County
  • -  United States--Pennsylvania--Doylestown
  • -  United States--Pennsylvania--Bucks County--Newtown
  • -  United States--Pennsylvania--Bristol

Genre

  • Maps

Notes

  • -  General-content county map showing buildings with householders' names in rural areas; also shows householders' names in the borough insets.
  • -  Relief shown by hachures.
  • -  "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1850 by Robert P. Smith in the ... eastern District of Pennsylvania."
  • -  Originally printed on 4 sheets (later conjoined, still later cut into 3 sheets on cloth backing to enable folding).
  • -  LC copy imperfect: Annotated "1850" in black ink below surveyor's name, pin-holed at corners.
  • -  LC Land ownership maps, 715
  • -  Includes text, table of "Statistics of Bucks County, January 1st 1850", and ill.
  • -  Borough insets: Plan of Doylestown -- Plan of the borough of Newtown -- Plan of part of the borough of Bristol.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
  • -  2 copies

Medium

  • 1 map ; cloth backing ; 133 x 87 cm., folded to 49 x 98 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G3823.B8 1850 .M6
  • G3823.B8 1850 .M6 Copy 2 Hand col. to emphasize townships, shellacked, darkened, water-stained.

Repository

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

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2012590185

Online Format

  • image

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Credit Line: Library of Congress, Geography and Map Division.

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Chicago citation style:

Morris, William E, and Robert Pearsall Smith. Map of Bucks County, Pennsylvania: from surveys. [Philadelphia: R.P. Smith, 1850] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/2012590185/.

APA citation style:

Morris, W. E. & Smith, R. P. (1850) Map of Bucks County, Pennsylvania: from surveys. [Philadelphia: R.P. Smith] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2012590185/.

MLA citation style:

Morris, William E, and Robert Pearsall Smith. Map of Bucks County, Pennsylvania: from surveys. [Philadelphia: R.P. Smith, 1850] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2012590185/>.