Map Map of Chester County, Pennsylvania
About this Item
- Map of Chester County, Pennsylvania
- Kennedy, T. J.
- Painter, Samuel Marshall, 1809-1884.
- Bowen, John S.
- Barnes, Rufus L.
Created / Published
- Philadelphia : R.L. Barnes, 1856.
- - Chester County (Pa.)--Maps
- - West Chester (Pa.)--Maps
- - Landowners--Pennsylvania--West Chester--Maps
- - Real property--Pennsylvania--West Chester--Maps
- - United States--Pennsylvania--Chester County
- - United States--Pennsylvania--West Chester
- - General-content county map showing schools, meetinghouses, smithies, inns, post-offices, etc.; does not show landowners'/householders' names.
- - Hand col. to emphasize township/borough boundaries and territories.
- - Relief shown by hachures.
- - Prime meridian: Washington D.C.
- - Former wall map sectioned to 4 quarters.
- - "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1847 by S.M. Painter & J.S. Bowen in the ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania. Copyright transferred to T.J. Kennedy in the year 1856."
- - LC copy imperfect: Shellacked, use-worn, missing small internal sections along cut-lines, annotated in blue/lead pencils on cloth backing, foxed on cloth backing.
- - LC Land ownership maps, 724
- - Includes statistical table, key to abbreviations, col. ill., and embellished map border. Also includes inset of "Borough of West Chester" showing real-property tracts with owners' names in the outer parts of the borough.
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
- 1 map on 4 sheets : hand col., cloth backing ; 95 x 112 cm., sheets 53 x 63 cm. and 54 x 63 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
- G3823.C5 1856 .K4
- Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
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Chicago citation style:
Kennedy, T. J, Samuel Marshall Painter, John S Bowen, and Rufus L Barnes. Map of Chester County, Pennsylvania. Philadelphia: R.L. Barnes, 1856. Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/2012590186/.
APA citation style:
Kennedy, T. J., Painter, S. M., Bowen, J. S. & Barnes, R. L. (1856) Map of Chester County, Pennsylvania. Philadelphia: R.L. Barnes. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2012590186/.
MLA citation style:
Kennedy, T. J, et al. Map of Chester County, Pennsylvania. Philadelphia: R.L. Barnes, 1856. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2012590186/>.