Maps Map of Westmoreland Co., Pennsylvania : from actual surveys

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Title
Map of Westmoreland Co., Pennsylvania : from actual surveys
Contributor Names
Lake, D. J.
Ames, N. S.
Barker, Wm. J. (William J.) (Surveyor)
Created / Published
North Hector, New York : Wm. J. Barker, 1857.
Subject Headings
-  Westmoreland County (Pa.)--Maps
-  Landowners--Pennsylvania--Westmoreland County--Maps
-  Cities and towns--Pennsylvania--Westmoreland County--Maps
-  Villages--Pennsylvania--Westmoreland County--Maps
-  Landowners--Pennsylvania--Greensburg--Maps
-  Landowners--Pennsylvania--Latrobe--Maps
-  Real property--Pennsylvania--Greensburg--Maps
-  Real property--Pennsylvania--Latrobe--Maps
-  Greensburg (Pa.)--Maps
-  Latrobe (Pa.)--Maps
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Westmoreland County
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Greensburg
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Latrobe
Genre
Maps
Cadastral maps
Notes
-  General-content county map showing rural buildings and householders' names; Greensburg and Latrobe insets also show real-property tracts and building coverage; Latrobe inset additionally shows landowners' names.
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  Hand col. to emphasize township boundaries and territories.
-  "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1857 by Wm. J. Barker in ... the Western District of Pennsylvania."
-  Originally printed on 4 sheets (later conjoined).
-  LC copy imperfect: Brittle, darkened, foxed, quartered to enable folding, missing small internal and edge sections.
-  Includes statistical tables (post-offices/population), directories, index of Greensburg landowners, key to abbreviations, and ill. of prominent local buildings.
-  Town and village insets: Greensburg Borough -- Mount Pleasant -- New Alexandria -- Latrobe -- West Newton -- Livermore.
-  LC Land ownership maps, 821
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  3 copies
Medium
1 map : hand col., cloth backing ; 112 x 140 cm., folded to 59 x 80 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3823.W5 1857 .L3
G3823.W5 1857 .L3 Copy 2 On 6 sheets, shellacked, encapsulated; copy 3 missing western half (2 sheets).
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3823w.la000821
Library of Congress Control Number
2012592226
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2012592226
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MARCXML Record
MODS Record
Dublin Core Record

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Chicago citation style:

Lake, D. J, N. S Ames, and Wm. J Barker. Map of Westmoreland Co., Pennsylvania: from actual surveys. North Hector, New York: Wm. J. Barker, 1857. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2012592226/. (Accessed January 23, 2017.)

APA citation style:

Lake, D. J., Ames, N. S. & Barker, W. J. (1857) Map of Westmoreland Co., Pennsylvania: from actual surveys. North Hector, New York: Wm. J. Barker. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2012592226/.

MLA citation style:

Lake, D. J, N. S Ames, and Wm. J Barker. Map of Westmoreland Co., Pennsylvania: from actual surveys. North Hector, New York: Wm. J. Barker, 1857. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/2012592226/>.