Map Map of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania : from original surveys

About this Item

Title

  • Map of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania : from original surveys

Contributor Names

  • Aschbach, G. A.
  • Traubel, M. H. (Morris H.), 1820-1897.

Created / Published

  • [Allentown] : G.A. Aschbach, 1865

Subject Headings

  • -  Lehigh County (Pa.)--Maps
  • -  Landowners--Pennsylvania--Lehigh County--Maps
  • -  Cities and towns--Pennsylvania--Lehigh County--Maps
  • -  Villages--Pennsylvania--Lehigh County--Maps
  • -  Allentown (Pa.)--Maps
  • -  Bethlehem (Pa.)--Maps
  • -  United States--Pennsylvania--Lehigh County
  • -  United States--Pennsylvania--Allentown
  • -  United States--Pennsylvania--Bethlehem

Genre

  • Maps

Notes

  • -  Former wall map showing buildings and householders' names in rural areas. Does not show property lines.
  • -  Relief shown by hachures and spot heights.
  • -  "Entered according to Act of Congress by G.A. Aschbach in the year 1862 in ... the eastern District of Pennsylvania."
  • -  Hand col. to emphasize minor civil divisions (townships and boroughs).
  • -  Printed in northern/southern segments (sheets).
  • -  LC copy imperfect: Laminated, darkened, mounted on cloth backing, original sheets sectioned into numerous panels to enable folding.
  • -  LC Land ownership maps, 767
  • -  Includes text (historical), notes, statistical table, distance table, 23 village/town insets (including Allentown and Bethlehem), ill. of buildings, low-angle views of towns/industries, and advertisements.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Medium

  • 1 map on 2 sheets : hand col. ; 115 x 145 cm., sheets 62 x 178 cm. and 90 x 178 cm., folded to 90 x 60 cm. or smaller.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G3823.L6 1865 .A8

Repository

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

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2012592181

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Aschbach, G. A, and M. H Traubel. Map of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania: from original surveys. [Allentown: G.A. Aschbach, 1865] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/2012592181/.

APA citation style:

Aschbach, G. A. & Traubel, M. H. (1865) Map of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania: from original surveys. [Allentown: G.A. Aschbach] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2012592181/.

MLA citation style:

Aschbach, G. A, and M. H Traubel. Map of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania: from original surveys. [Allentown: G.A. Aschbach, 1865] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2012592181/>.