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Map Map of Cumberland County, Pennsylvania : from actual surveys

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Title

  • Map of Cumberland County, Pennsylvania : from actual surveys

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.

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 to 4650 USA dcu

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2012593314

Online Format

  • image

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Credit Line: Library of Congress, Geography and Map Division.

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Chicago citation style:

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. https://www.loc.gov/item/2012593314/.

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/.

MLA citation style:

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, <www.loc.gov/item/2012593314/>.