Maps Map of Berks County, Pennsylvania : from actual surveys

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Title
Map of Berks County, Pennsylvania : from actual surveys
Contributor Names
Fagan, L.
Bridgens, H. F. (Henry F.)
Wagner, T. S. (Thomas S.)
Friend & Aub.
Created / Published
Philadelphia : Published by H.F. Bridgens, 1860.
Phil'a [Philadelphia] : Printed by T.S. Wagner, 38 Hudson St.
Subject Headings
-  Berks County (Pa.)--Maps
-  Landowners--Pennsylvania--Berks County--Maps
-  Real property--Pennsylvania--Reading--Maps
-  Real property--Pennsylvania--Bernville--Maps
-  Real property--Pennsylvania--Boyertown--Maps
-  Real property--Pennsylvania--Hamburg--Maps
-  Real property--Pennsylvania--Leesport--Maps
-  Real property--Pennsylvania--Womelsdorf--Maps
-  Reading (Pa.)--Maps
-  Bernville (Pa.)--Maps
-  Boyertown (Pa.)--Maps
-  Hamburg (Pa.)--Maps
-  Leesport (Pa.)--Maps
-  Womelsdorf (Pa.)--Maps
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Berks County
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Reading (Pa.)
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Bernville (Pa.)
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Boyertown (Pa.)
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Hamburg (Pa.)
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Leesport (Pa.)
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Womelsdorf (Pa.)
Genre
Maps
Cadastral maps
Notes
-  General-content county map showing rural buildings and householders' names; the borough insets show real-property tracts (lots) and owners' names.
-  Hand colored to emphasize township/city boundaries and territories.
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  Prime meridian: Washington D.C.
-  "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1860 by H.F. Bridgens in the ... eastern Dis't of Penn'a."
-  LC copy imperfect: Shellacked, rubber-stamped.
-  Includes distance table, statistical table, tabular post-office directory, and illustrations of prominent local structures.
-  Insets: Plan of the city of Reading / compiled by H.F. Bridgens July 1860 -- Plan of the borough of Bernville Sept'r 1860 -- Plan of Boyertown Oct'r 1860 -- Plan of the borough of Hamburg July 1860 -- Plan of the borough of Kutztown August 1860 -- Plan of Leesport July 1860 -- Plan of Womelsdorf July 1860.
-  LC Land ownership maps, 711
-  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 ; 136 x 157 cm, sheets 75 x 58 cm or smaller
Call Number/Physical Location
G3823.B5 1860 .F3
G3823.B5 1860 .F3 Copy 2 Ttrimmed, cloth hemmed at outer edges, annotated on cloth backing in gray watercolor: Berk's Co., Pa.
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3823b.la000711
Library of Congress Control Number
2012592156
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2012592156
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=2012592156&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Fagan, L, H. F Bridgens, T. S Wagner, and Friend & Aub. Map of Berks County, Pennsylvania: from actual surveys. [Philadelphia: Published by H.F. Bridgens, . Phil'a Philadelphia: Printed by T.S. Wagner, 38 Hudson St, 1860] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2012592156/. (Accessed December 08, 2016.)

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Fagan, L., Bridgens, H. F., Wagner, T. S. & Friend & Aub. (1860) Map of Berks County, Pennsylvania: from actual surveys. [Philadelphia: Published by H.F. Bridgens, . Phil'a Philadelphia: Printed by T.S. Wagner, 38 Hudson St] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2012592156/.

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Fagan, L, et al. Map of Berks County, Pennsylvania: from actual surveys. [Philadelphia: Published by H.F. Bridgens, . Phil'a Philadelphia: Printed by T.S. Wagner, 38 Hudson St, 1860] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/2012592156/>.