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Maps Map of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania : from original surveys

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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 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
Genre
Maps
Cadastral maps
Notes
-  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
Medium
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.
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3823l.la002081
Library of Congress Control Number
2012592187
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2012592187
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=2012592187&searchType=1&recCount=10
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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 August 24, 2016.)

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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/.

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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/>.