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Maps Map of Delaware Co. and the city of Philadelphia

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Map of Delaware Co. and the city of Philadelphia
Contributor Names
G.M. Hopkins & Co.
Busch, Edward (Engraver)
Bourquin, F. (Frederick), 1808-
Hopkins, Griffith Morgan, Jr.
Created / Published
Philadelphia : G.M. Hopkins & Co., 1876
Subject Headings
-  Landowners--Pennsylvania--Delaware County--Maps
-  Landowners--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia--Maps
-  Landowners--Pennsylvania--Chester--Maps
-  Real property--Pennsylvania--Delaware County--Maps
-  Real property--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia--Maps
-  Real property--Pennsylvania--Chester--Maps
-  Delaware County (Pa.)--Maps
-  Philadelphia (Pa.)--Maps
-  Philadelphia (Pa.)--Administrative and political divisions--Maps
-  Media (Pa.)--Maps
-  Chester (Pa.)--Maps
-  Darby (Pa.)--Maps
-  Drexel Hill (Pa.)--Maps
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Delaware County
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Chester
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Media
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Darby
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Drexel Hill
Cadastral maps
-  Shows real-property tracts and landowners' names in rural areas of the county and in the Province Island district of Philadelphia.
-  Radial distances shown from Philadelphia City Hall.
-  Depths shown by soundings.
-  Hand col. to distinguish minor civil divisions (townships, boroughs, cities) and numbered wards in Philadelphia.
-  Also shows grounds of "International Exposition" in Fairmount Park, Philadelphia.
-  "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1876 by G.M. Hopkins in the Office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington D.C."
-  Includes notes and business directories.
-  Street-map insets: Borough of Media -- Borough of South Chester [now part of Chester city] -- Borough of North Chester, Chester Twp. [now part of Chester city] -- Borough of Darby -- City of Chester -- Taylorville, Upper Darby Twp. [now part of Drexel Hill].
-  LC Land ownership maps, 740
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  LC copy imperfect: Brittle, use-worn.
-  3 copies
1 map : hand col., cloth backing ; 129 x 145 cm., folded in separate cover panels 27 x 27 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3823.D4G46 1876 .G2
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
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G.M. Hopkins & Co, Edward Busch, F Bourquin, and Griffith Morgan Hopkins. Map of Delaware Co. and the city of Philadelphia. Philadelphia: G.M. Hopkins & Co, 1876. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, (Accessed October 28, 2016.)

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G.M. Hopkins & Co, Busch, E., Bourquin, F. & Hopkins, G. M. (1876) Map of Delaware Co. and the city of Philadelphia. Philadelphia: G.M. Hopkins & Co. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

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G.M. Hopkins & Co, et al. Map of Delaware Co. and the city of Philadelphia. Philadelphia: G.M. Hopkins & Co, 1876. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.