Maps Map of Cumberland County, Pennsylvania : from actual surveys

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Title
Map of Cumberland County, Pennsylvania : from actual surveys
Contributor Names
Bridgens, H. F. (Henry F.)
Friend & Aub.
Wagner & M'Guigan.
Created / Published
[Philadelphia] : H.F. Bridgens, 1858.
Philad'a : Printed by Wagner & Mc Guigan.
Subject Headings
-  Cumberland County (Pa.)--Maps
-  Landowners--Pennsylvania--Cumberland County--Maps
-  Landowners--Pennsylvania--Carlisle--Maps
-  Real property--Pennsylvania--Carlisle--Maps
-  Real property--Pennsylvania--Mechanicsburg (Cumberland County)--Maps
-  Real property--Pennsylvania--Newville (Cumberland County)--Maps
-  Real property--Pennsylvania--Shippensburg--Maps
-  Carlisle (Pa.)--Maps
-  Mechanicsburg (Cumberland County, Pa.)--Maps
-  Newville (Cumberland County, Pa.)--Maps
-  Shippensburg (Pa.)--Maps
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Cumberland County
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Carlisle
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Mechanicsburg (Cumberland County)
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Newville (Cumberland County)
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Shippensburg
Genre
Maps
Cadastral maps
Notes
-  General-content county map showing townships, rural buildings, and householders' names; the four borough insets show real-property tracts (lots), lot numbers (Carlisle inset only), and landowners' names.
-  Hand colored to emphasize township/borough boundaries and territories.
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1858 by H.F. Bridgens in the ... Eastern District of the State of Pennsylvania."
-  The map folds to 36 panels within 2 separate cover panels of marbelized stiff paper one of which has a printed adhesive label affixed: Library of Congress, Chap. 29 (number in lead-pencil), No., United States of America.
-  LC copy imperfect: Original sheets sectioned to 36 panels to enable folding, torn at fold lines, brittle, cloth hemmed, copyright adhesive label affixed to recto.
-  Includes notes, distance table, tabular post-office directory, county statistical table, index of Carlisle borough landowners' names, and illustration of county courthouse.
-  Borough insets: Plan of Newville -- Plan of Shippensburg -- Plan of the Borough of Mechanicsburg / surveyed by H.F. Bridgens -- Plan of Carlisle / by H.F. Bridgens.
-  LC Land ownership maps, 733
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  5 copies
Medium
1 map : mounted on cloth backing, hand colored ; 110 x 153 cm, folded to 27 x 20 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
G3823.C9 1858 .B7
G3823.C9 1858 .B7 Copy 2 On two folded sheets, wrinkled, fold-lined, trimmed.
G3823.C9 1858 .B7 Copy 3 On two sheets, laminated, not colored, halved to enable folding.
C3823.C9 1858 .B7 Copy 4 Has marbleized paper covers with Library of Congress label affixed: Smithsonian deposit, Chap. 4, Shelf 3286 (numbers in lead-pencil), annotated in lead-pencil on cloth backing.
G3823.C9 1858 .B7 Copy 5 also has marbleized cover panels but no label affixed, annotated in ink on cloth backing.
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3823c.la000733
Library of Congress Control Number
2012593314
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2012593314
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=2012593314&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Bridgens, H. F, Friend & Aub, and Wagner & M'Guigan. Map of Cumberland County, Pennsylvania: from actual surveys. [Philadelphia: H.F. Bridgens, . Philad'a: Printed by Wagner & Mc Guigan, 1858] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2012593314/. (Accessed December 06, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Bridgens, H. F., Friend & Aub & Wagner & M'Guigan. (1858) Map of Cumberland County, Pennsylvania: from actual surveys. [Philadelphia: H.F. Bridgens, . Philad'a: Printed by Wagner & Mc Guigan] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2012593314/.

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Bridgens, H. F, Friend & Aub, and Wagner & M'Guigan. Map of Cumberland County, Pennsylvania: from actual surveys. [Philadelphia: H.F. Bridgens, . Philad'a: Printed by Wagner & Mc Guigan, 1858] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/2012593314/>.