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Map Map of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania

About this Item


  • Map of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania


  • Scott, Joshua.

Created / Published

  • Lancaster : [s.n.], 1824.


  • -  Lancaster County (Pa.)--Maps
  • -  Election districts--Pennsylvania--Lancaster County--Maps
  • -  Landowners--Pennsylvania--Lancaster County--Maps
  • -  United States--Pennsylvania--Lancaster County


  • Maps


  • -  General-content county map also showing election districts.
  • -  Hand col. to emphasize township boundaries and territories.
  • -  Relief shown by hachures.
  • -  Orientated with north toward the upper left.
  • -  Prime meridian: Washington (D.C.).
  • -  Published "Lancaster January 1st 1824".
  • -  Originally printed on 4 sheets (later conjoined).
  • -  LC copy shellacked, cracked, strongly darkened, rubber-stamped, missing small sections along outer edges, missing small internal sections, halved to enable folding.
  • -  LC Land ownership maps, 760
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.


  • 1 map : hand col., cloth backing ; 87 x 115 cm., folded to 93 x 61 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G3823.L3 1824 .S3


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

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2012592189

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Scott, Joshua. Map of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. [Lancaster: S.N, 1824] Map.

APA citation style:

Scott, J. (1824) Map of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. [Lancaster: S.N] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

MLA citation style:

Scott, Joshua. Map of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. [Lancaster: S.N, 1824] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.