Map Map of Doylestown borough, Bucks County Pa. : from special surveys and other data, under the direction of the publisher

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Title
Map of Doylestown borough, Bucks County Pa. : from special surveys and other data, under the direction of the publisher
Contributor Names
Geil, Samuel, cartographer, publisher.
Bourquin, F. (Frederick), 1808-, printer.
Worley & Bracher, engraver.
Created / Published
Doylestown, Pa. : Published by Samuel Geil, 1874.
Philad'a [Philadelphia] : Printed by F. Bourquin.
Subject Headings
-  Real property--Pennsylvania--Doylestown--Maps
-  Landowners--Pennsylvania--Doylestown--Maps
-  Buildings--Pennsylvania--Doylestown--Maps
-  Business enterprises--Pennsylvania--Doylestown--Directories
-  Doylestown (Pa.)--Buildings, structures, etc.--Maps
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Doylestown
Genre
Cadastral maps
Notes
-  Borough cadastral map showing all buildings, lot lines/numbers, land subdivison names, and landowners' names.
-  Hand colored to indicate extent of subdivisions.
-  "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1874 by Samuel Geil in the Office of the Librarian of Congress, Washington."
-  LC copy imperfect: Use-worn, very brittle, fold-lined, torn at sheet edges/fold lines, missing small sections of margins, missing section of cartographic content at upper left of large sheet.
-  Includes notes, directory titled "Business notices of subscribers", illustrations of selected buildings, and illustration of the residence of Samuel Geil.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
1 map on 3 sheets: hand colored ; 120 x 112 cm, sheets 178 x 86 cm and 64 x 35 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
G3824.D63G46 1874 .G4
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3824d.ct008465
Library of Congress Control Number
2017594100
Online Format
image
Description
Borough cadastral map showing all buildings, lot lines/numbers, land subdivison names, and landowners' names. Hand colored to indicate extent of subdivisions. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1874 by Samuel Geil in the Office of the Librarian of Congress, Washington." LC copy imperfect: Use-worn, very brittle, fold-lined, torn at sheet edges/fold lines, missing small sections of margins, missing section of cartographic content at upper left of large sheet. Includes notes, directory titled "Business notices of subscribers", illustrations of selected buildings, and illustration of the residence of Samuel Geil. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
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https://lccn.loc.gov/2017594100
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Chicago citation style:

Geil, Samuel, Cartographer, Publisher, F Bourquin, and Engraver Worley & Bracher. Map of Doylestown borough, Bucks County Pa.: from special surveys and other data, under the direction of the publisher. [Doylestown, Pa.: Published by Samuel Geil, . Philad'a Philadelphia: Printed by F. Bourquin, 1874] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/2017594100/.

APA citation style:

Geil, S., Bourquin, F. & Worley & Bracher, E. (1874) Map of Doylestown borough, Bucks County Pa.: from special surveys and other data, under the direction of the publisher. [Doylestown, Pa.: Published by Samuel Geil, . Philad'a Philadelphia: Printed by F. Bourquin] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2017594100/.

MLA citation style:

Geil, Samuel, Cartographer, Publisher, F Bourquin, and Engraver Worley & Bracher. Map of Doylestown borough, Bucks County Pa.: from special surveys and other data, under the direction of the publisher. [Doylestown, Pa.: Published by Samuel Geil, . Philad'a Philadelphia: Printed by F. Bourquin, 1874] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2017594100/>.