Maps Map of Somerset County, Pa.

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Title
Map of Somerset County, Pa.
Contributor Names
Walker, Edward L. (Surveyor)
G.F. Schuchman & Co.
Created / Published
[Pittsburgh?] : Edward L. Walker, 1860.
Subject Headings
-  Somerset County (Pa.)--Maps
-  Landowners--Pennsylvania--Somerset County--Maps
-  Villages--Pennsylvania--Somerset County--Maps
-  Real property--Pennsylvania--Somerset--Maps
-  Real property--Pennsylvania--Berlin--Maps
-  Somerset (Pa.)--Maps
-  Berlin (Pa.)--Maps
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Somerset County
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Somerset
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Berlin
Genre
Maps
Cadastral maps
Notes
-  General-content county map showing rural buildings and householders' names; the Somerset and Berlin insets show real-property tracts (lots), building coverage, and owners' names.
-  Hand col. to emphasize township boundaries, township territories, and inset maps.
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  "Entered according to Act of Congress in the ... Western District of Penna., Sept. 6th 1860, by Edward L. Walker."
-  LC copy imperfect: Brittle, darkened, trimmed along outer vertical sheet edges, lettered in blue pencil on cloth backing: Somerset Pa.
-  Includes note, key to abbreviations, "Statistical table of Somerset County for 1860", local business directories, numerous ill. of local buildings, 2 portraits of local officials, 14 street-map insets of boroughs/villages, and commonwealth coat-of-arms.
-  LC Land ownership maps, 797
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  2 copies
Medium
1 map on 4 sheets : hand col., cloth backing ; 108 x 130 cm., sheets 58 x 65 cm. and 58 x 68 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3823.S6 1860 .W3
G3823.S6 1860 .W3 Copy 2 On 2 sheets each folded to 58 x 52 cm., shellacked, cloth hemmed, trimmed to eliminate ill. along left/right edges, annotated in ink on cloth backing: 269 Sommersett [sic] Co. Penn.
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3823s.la000797
Library of Congress Control Number
2012592183
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2012592183
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=2012592183&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Walker, Edward L, and G.F. Schuchman & Co. Map of Somerset County, Pa. [Pittsburgh?: Edward L. Walker, 1860] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2012592183/. (Accessed December 04, 2016.)

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Walker, E. L. & G.F. Schuchman & Co. (1860) Map of Somerset County, Pa. [Pittsburgh?: Edward L. Walker] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2012592183/.

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Walker, Edward L, and G.F. Schuchman & Co. Map of Somerset County, Pa. [Pittsburgh?: Edward L. Walker, 1860] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/2012592183/>.