Maps Map of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania : from original surveys
About this Item
- 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 C.E., 1862
- Subject Headings
- - Lehigh County (Pa.)--Maps
- - Landowners--Pennsylvania--Lehigh County--Maps
- - Cities and towns--Pennsylvania--Lehigh County--Maps
- - Villages--Pennsylvania--Lehigh County--Maps
- - Real property--Pennsylvania--Allentown--Maps
- - Real property--Pennsylvania--Bethlehem--Maps
- - Real property--Pennsylvania--Catasauqua--Maps
- - Real property--Pennsylvania--Hokendauqua--Maps
- - Real property--Pennsylvania--Slatington--Maps
- - Allentown (Pa.)--Maps
- - Bethlehem (Pa.)--Maps
- - Catasauqua (Pa.)--Maps
- - Hokendauqua (Pa.)--Maps
- - Slatington (Pa.)--Maps
- - United States--Pennsylvania--Lehigh County
- - United States--Pennsylvania--Allentown
- - United States--Pennsylvania--Bethlehem
- - United States--Pennsylvania--Catasauqua
- - United States--Pennsylvania--Hokendauqua
- - United States--Pennsylvania--Slatington
- Cadastral maps
- - General-content county map also showing buildings in rural areas and householders' names; some insets also show relief with contours, real-property tracts, landowners' names, and building coverage.
- - Relief shown by hachures and spot heights.
- - Differs from other 1862 ed. in not having a low-angle view of Allentown at the bottom margin.
- - "Entered according to Act of Congress by G.A. Aschenbach in the year 1962 in ... the eastern District of Pennsylvania."
- - LC copies imperfect: Copy 1 rubber-stamped, annotated in black ink/blue pencil/lead pencil; copy 2 brittle, missing small edge sections, rubber-stamped, annotated in blue pencil, adhesive labels affixed.
- - Includes text (historical), notes, table of road distances, statistical table (1860 census), and ill. of industrial plants, business enterprises, and selected residences.
- - Borough and village insets (titles abbreviated): Borough of Allentown -- Millerstown -- Emaus [sic] -- Fogelsville -- New Texas -- Steinsville -- Germansville P.O. -- Borough of Catasauqua -- Lehigh Valley Iron Works and Copley Station -- Saegersville -- Guthsville -- Schnecksville P.O. -- Ironton & vicinity -- Trexlertown -- Orefield and the Orefield mines -- Slatedale P.O. late Labarsville -- Hokendauqua -- Slatington and the adjacent slate quarries -- Siegersville P.O. -- Coopersburg -- Friedensville and the zinc mines -- Bethlehem and vicinity -- Centre Valley.
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
- - 2 copies
- 1 map on 2 sheets : cloth backing ; 114 x 145 cm., sheets 76 x 177 cm. and 77 x 177 cm., folded to 77 x 45 cm. or smaller.
- Call Number/Physical Location
- G3823.L6 1862 .A8
- G3823.L6 1862 .A8 Copy 2 On 5 sheets, hand colored, some sheets encapsulated.
- Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
- Digital Id
- Library of Congress Control Number
- Online Format
- LCCN Permalink
- Library of Congress Online Catalog
- Additional Metadata Formats
- MARCXML Record
- MODS Record
- Dublin Core Record
ContributorsAschbach, G. A.
Traubel, M. H. (morris H.)
Cities and Towns
Lehigh County (pa.)
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Aschbach, G. A, and M. H Traubel. Map of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania: from original surveys. [Allentown: G.A. Aschbach C.E, 1862] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2012592187/. (Accessed July 25, 2016.)
APA citation style:
Aschbach, G. A. & Traubel, M. H. (1862) Map of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania: from original surveys. [Allentown: G.A. Aschbach C.E] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2012592187/.
MLA citation style:
Aschbach, G. A, and M. H Traubel. Map of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania: from original surveys. [Allentown: G.A. Aschbach C.E, 1862] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/2012592187/>.