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Maps Map of Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania : from actual surveys

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Title
Map of Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania : from actual surveys
Other Title
Map of Schuylkill Co.
Contributor Names
Scott, Walter (Surveyor)
Cox, W. J. (Surveyor)
Scott, James D.
S. Lewis & J.S. Hawley Civil Engineers.
Created / Published
Philadelphia : James D. Scott, 1863.
Subject Headings
-  Real property--Pennsylvania--Schuylkill County--Maps
-  Landowners--Pennsylvania--Schuylkill County--Maps
-  Coal lands--Pennsylvania--Schuylkill County--Maps
-  Anthracite coal mines and mining--Pennsylvania--Schuylkill County--Maps
-  Business enterprises--Pennsylvania--Schuylkill County--Directories
-  Schuylkill County (Pa.)--Maps
-  Ashland (Pa.)--Maps
-  Saint Clair (Schuylkill County, Pa.)--Maps
-  Port Carbon (Pa.)--Maps
-  Orwigsburg (Pa.)--Maps
-  Minersville (Pa.)--Maps
-  Cressona (Pa.)--Maps
-  Pottsville (Pa.)--Maps
-  Pine Grove (Schuylkill County, Pa.)--Maps
-  Tremont (Pa.)--Maps
-  Mahanoy City (Pa.)--Maps
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Schuylkill County
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Ashland
-  United States--Pennsylvania--St. Clair (Schuylkill County)
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Port Carbon
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Orwigsburg
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Minersville
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Cressona
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Pottsville
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Pine Grove (Schuylkill County)
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Tremont
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Mahanoy City
Genre
Cadastral maps
Maps
Notes
-  Shows householders' names in rural areas, real-property tracts in mining townships, coal mining lands, colliery locations, and anthracite coal seams in gray tint; also shows lot lines, buildings, and owners' names in the borough insets.
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  Hand col. to distinguish townships, boroughs, anthracite-mining company lands, and railroad company lands.
-  "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year [words not printed] Scott in ... and for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania."
-  Sectioned to 36 panels to enable folding.
-  LC copy imperfect: Rubber-stamped by U.S.G.S., cloth backing torn along some panel interstices.
-  LC Land ownership maps, 792
-  Includes borough business directories and ill. of collieries/industries/hotels.
-  Borough insets: Ashland -- St. Clair -- Port Carbon -- Orwigsburg -- Minersville -- Cressona -- Pottsville -- Pine Grove -- Tremont -- Mahanoy City.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
1 map : hand col., cloth backing ; 114 x 126 cm., folded to 27 x 23 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3823.S3G46 1863 .S3
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3823s.la000792
Library of Congress Control Number
2012592201
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2012592201
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=2012592201&searchType=1&recCount=10
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MODS Record
Dublin Core Record

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Chicago citation style:

Scott, Walter, W. J Cox, James D Scott, and S. Lewis & J.S. Hawley Civil Engineers. Map of Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania: from actual surveys. Philadelphia: James D. Scott, 1863. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2012592201/. (Accessed September 25, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Scott, W., Cox, W. J., Scott, J. D. & S. Lewis & J.S. Hawley Civil Engineers. (1863) Map of Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania: from actual surveys. Philadelphia: James D. Scott. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2012592201/.

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Scott, Walter, et al. Map of Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania: from actual surveys. Philadelphia: James D. Scott, 1863. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/2012592201/>.