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Map Map of York & Adams counties. Map of York and Adams counties

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  • Map of York & Adams counties.

Other Title

  • Map of York and Adams counties


  • D. Small & W. Wagner.

Created / Published

  • [York, Pa.?] : D. Small & W. Wagner, 1821.


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


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  • -  General-content county map also showing rural buildings and householders' names.
  • -  Relief shown pictorially and by hachures.
  • -  Hand col. to emphasize township/city boundaries and territories.
  • -  "Entered according to Act of Congress June 23d 1821 by D. Small & W. Wagner of the State of Penn'a."
  • -  LC Land ownership maps, 824
  • -  LC copies imperfect: Fold-lined, torn at fold lines, copy 2 soiled, accompanying broadside missing sections of sheet.
  • -  Accompanied by printed broadside advertising the map: Dedicated to the citizens of York & Adams Counties--Map of York & Adams Counties published by D. Small & W. Wagner, 1821 ([1] sheet : 34 x 42 cm., folded to 20 x 21 cm.). On the verso of the broadside is an ink handwritten application letter addressed to "Mr. D. Caldwell, Clerk of the District of Penn'a, Philadelphia" requesting the copyright registration of the map, signed in ink by "William Wagner" and "Dan'l Small", dated "York 22d June 1821".
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
  • -  Includes embellished statement of dedication at head of title.
  • -  2 copies


  • 1 map : hand col., cloth backing ; 38 x 58 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G3823.Y6 1821 .D2


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

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Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2012592228

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  • image

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D. Small & W. Wagner. Map of York & Adams counties. [York, Pa.?: D. Small & W. Wagner, 1821] Map.

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D. Small & W. Wagner. (1821) Map of York & Adams counties. [York, Pa.?: D. Small & W. Wagner] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

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D. Small & W. Wagner. Map of York & Adams counties. [York, Pa.?: D. Small & W. Wagner, 1821] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.