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Map Map of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.

About this Item


  • Map of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.

Created / Published

  • [Lancaster? : s.n.], 1851.


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


  • Maps


  • -  General-content county map showing rural buildings and householders' names.
  • -  Hand col. to emphasize township/city/borough boundaries and territories.
  • -  Relief shown by hachures.
  • -  Prime meridian: Washington (D.C.).
  • -  There is no statement of attribution.
  • -  Present exemplar printed in western/eastern segments.
  • -  Originally printed on 4 sheets.
  • -  LC copy imperfect: Shellacked, cracked, brittle, darkened, sheet margins trimmed off.
  • -  Includes county statistical table, table of post-office names, and ill of prominent buildings.
  • -  LC Land ownership maps, 762
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.


  • 1 map on 2 sheets : hand col., cloth backing ; 102 x 116 cm., sheets 103 x 58 cm. and 104 x 59 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G3823.L3 1851 .M3


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

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2012592191

Online Format

  • image

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Credit Line: Library of Congress, Geography and Map Division.

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Chicago citation style:

Map of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. [Lancaster?: s.n, 1851] Map.

APA citation style:

(1851) Map of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. [Lancaster?: s.n] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

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Map of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. [Lancaster?: s.n, 1851] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.