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Maps Cummings' map of Columbia and Montour counties, Penn'a : from actual surveys

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Title
Cummings' map of Columbia and Montour counties, Penn'a : from actual surveys
Other Title
Map of Columbia and Montour counties, Penn'a
Contributor Names
Cummings, J. A. J.
Hopkins, Griffith Morgan, Jr.
Wagner, T. S. (Thomas S.)
Created / Published
Chillisquaque, Pa. : Published by J.A.J. Cummings, 1860.
Phil'a [Philadelphia] : Engraved & printed by T.S. Wagner.
Subject Headings
-  Columbia County (Pa.)--Maps
-  Montour County (Pa.)--Maps
-  Landowners--Pennsylvania--Columbia County--Maps
-  Landowners--Pennsylvania--Montour County--Maps
-  Cities and towns--Pennsylvania--Columbia County--Maps
-  Cities and towns--Pennsylvania--Montour County--Maps
-  Villages--Pennsylvania--Columbia County--Maps
-  Villages--Pennsylvania--Montour County--Maps
-  Real property--Pennsylvania--Bloomsburg--Maps
-  Real property--Pennsylvania--Berwick--Maps
-  Real property--Pennsylvania--Danville--Maps
-  Bloomsburg (Pa.)--Maps
-  Berwick (Pa.)--Maps
-  Danville (Pa.)--Maps
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Columbia County
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Montour County
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Bloomsburg
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Berwick
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Danville
Notes
-  General-content county map showing townships, rural buildings, and householders' names; the borough insets show real-property tracts (lots), building coverage, and owners' names.
-  Hand colored to emphasize township boundaries, township areas, and boroughs.
-  Distances between road junctions are shown in perches.
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1860 by J.A.J. Cummings in the ... Eastern District of Penn'a."
-  Originally printed on 4 sheets (later conjoined).
-  LC copy imperfect: Shellacked, darkened, wrinkled, cloth hemmed.
-  Includes text, note, local business directories, and illustrations of prominent buildings.
-  Borough/village insets: Bloomsburg -- Rohrsburg -- Washingtonville -- New Media -- Ruperts -- Centreville -- Light Street -- Benton -- Berwick -- Espy -- Roaring Creek or Slabtown -- Orangeville -- Buckhorn -- Danville -- Jerseytown -- Mifflinville -- Catawissa -- Limestoneville -- White Hall -- Mooresburg.
-  LC Land ownership maps, 730
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  2 copies
Medium
1 map on 6 sheets : mounted on cloth backing, hand colored ; 140 x 146 cm, sheets 79 x 54 cm or smaller
Call Number/Physical Location
G3823.C7 1860 .C8
G3823.C7 1860 .C8 Copy 2 On 4 sheets, not shellacked, annotated "Columbia & Montour Pa." in pencil lettering on cloth backing, all insets and illustrations along the left and right sides of the map have been trimmed off/missing.
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3823c.la000730
Library of Congress Control Number
2012590210
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2012590210
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=2012590210&searchType=1&recCount=10
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MODS Record
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Cummings, J. A. J, Griffith Morgan Hopkins, and T. S Wagner. Cummings' map of Columbia and Montour counties, Penn'a: from actual surveys. [Chillisquaque, Pa.: Published by J.A.J. Cummings, . Phil'a Philadelphia: Engraved & printed by T.S. Wagner, 1860] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2012590210/. (Accessed September 26, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Cummings, J. A. J., Hopkins, G. M. & Wagner, T. S. (1860) Cummings' map of Columbia and Montour counties, Penn'a: from actual surveys. [Chillisquaque, Pa.: Published by J.A.J. Cummings, . Phil'a Philadelphia: Engraved & printed by T.S. Wagner] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2012590210/.

MLA citation style:

Cummings, J. A. J, Griffith Morgan Hopkins, and T. S Wagner. Cummings' map of Columbia and Montour counties, Penn'a: from actual surveys. [Chillisquaque, Pa.: Published by J.A.J. Cummings, . Phil'a Philadelphia: Engraved & printed by T.S. Wagner, 1860] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/2012590210/>.