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  • Map
    Map of Westmoreland Co., Pennsylvania : from actual surveys General-content county map showing rural buildings and householders' names; Greensburg and Latrobe insets also show real-property tracts and building coverage; Latrobe inset additionally shows landowners' names. Relief shown by hachures. Hand col. to emphasize township boundaries and territories. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1857 by Wm. J. Barker in ... the Western District of Pennsylvania." Originally printed on 4 sheets...
    • Contributor: Lake, D. J. - Ames, N. S. - Barker, Wm. J. (William J.)
    • Date: 1857
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    Map of Dauphin County, Pennsylvania : from actual surveys General-content county map showing townships, rural buildings, and householders' names; the Harrisburg/Middletown insets show building coverage but not owners' names. Relief shown by hachures. Printed in western/eastern segments (sheets). "Entered according to Act of Congress in the Year 1858 by Wm. J. Barker in the ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." LC copy imperfect: Both sheets halved to enable folding. Includes county statistical table, "Statistics...
    • Contributor: Southwick, J. - Barker, Wm. J. (William J.) - Wm. J. Barker & Co.
    • Date: 1858
  • Map
    Map of the canals and railroads for transporting anthracite coal from the several coal fields to the city of New York; drawn under the direction of J. Dutton Steele, C.E. by W. ... Detailed map of eastern Pennsylvania and parts of New York and New Jersey showing drainage, relief by hachures, state and county boundaries, cities, towns, and coal fields.
    • Contributor: Lorenz, William
    • Date: 1856
  • Map
    Map of Jefferson Co., Pennsylvania : from county map. County cadastral map showing warranty-deed tracts, tract numbers, tract acreages, initials of warrantees' names, irregular real-property tracts, and owners' names. Does not show townships. Hand colored to emphasize county boundary. LC copy imperfect: Use-worn, soiled, torn, taped, missing southeast corner of sheet (including part of cartographic content). Includes inset of eastern extremity and table of "Explanations" (key to abbreviations of warrantees' names). LC Land...
    • Contributor: Gillespie, D. C. - Rease, W. H.
    • Date: 1857
  • Map
    Farm map of Plumstead Township, Bucks Co., Penn'a Wall map showing farm outlines, owners' names, acreages, rural buildings, road network, and farm lanes. Hand col. to distinguish individual farms and roads. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Originally printed on 2 sheets (east/west, later conjoined). LC copy imperfect: Brittle, shellacked, cracked, darkened, cloth hemmed, missing small marginal sections. Includes note, list of map subscribers, table of road distances, and ill. of...
    • Contributor: Hughes, Michael - Friend & Aub
    • Date: 1859
  • Map
    Map of the Williamsport and Elmira Railroad with its connections. The map covers parts of New York, Pennsylvania, Delaware, and Maryland. Indicates counties and major cities. Chartered on June 9, 1832. Opened to traffic in 1854. Name changed in 1860 to Elmira and Williamsport Railroad.
    • Contributor: P.S. Duval & Co. - Williamsport and Elmira Railroad Company
    • Date: 185?
  • Map
    Map of Adams Co., Pa. Shows roads, railroads, townships, schools, quarries, houses in rural areas, and householders' names. Relief shown by hachures. LC copy imperfect: Mounted on cloth backing, torn at edges/fold line, halved to enable folding, laminated. LC Land ownership maps, 696 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Date: 1858
  • Map
    Map of M'Kean County, Pennsylvania
    Map of McKean County, Pennsylvania
    Shows townships (including Shippen Twp., now part of Cameron County), warranty-deed tracts with numbers/warrantees' initials, some real-property tracts with owners' names, and rural buildings with householders' names. Hand col. in red to emphasize township boundaries and large real-property tracts (some designated with the name "Estate"). LC copy imperfect: Brittle, darkened by lamination, halved to enable folding, missing small sections at sheet edges and cut...
    • Contributor: King, W. K. - Kollner, Augustus
    • Date: 1856
  • Map
    Map of Indiana County, Pennsylvania General-content county map showing townships, rural buildings, and householders names; borough insets show residential lots and building coverage. Hand col. to emphasize township boundaries. "Entered according to the Act of Congress as of the year of 1856 by Wm. J. Barker in the ... Western district of Pennsylvania." Printed in western/eastern segments (sheets). LC copy imperfect: Laminated, darkened, missing small sections along sheet edges,...
    • Contributor: Peelor, David - McLaughlin, J. - Kinter, J. A. - Barker, Wm. J. (William J.) - Wm. Schuchman & Bro
    • Date: 1856
  • Map
    Map of the water pipes now supplied from Fair Mount Water Works, 1853 Scale not given. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Includes statistical data. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACr2: 650/1; 710/1
    • Contributor: Graff, Frederick - P.S. Duval & Co.
    • Date: 1853
  • Map
    Map of Elk County, Pennsyl'a : 1855
    Map of Elk County, Pennsylvania
    County cadastral map showing townships, warranty-deed tracts, tract numbers, tract acreages, and initials of warrantees' names. Hand colored to emphasize township areas. "Compiled from the most recent and authentic surveys. Showing the North Line of Elk County as fixed by the State Commissioners ... approved April 27th A.D. 1855." "Copy Right secured." Printed in western/eastern segments (sheets). LC copy imperfect: Shellacked, cracked, fold-lined, cloth...
    • Contributor: Pattison, H. A. - Rease, W. H. - Wagner & M'guigan
    • Date: 1855
  • Map
    Map of Susquehanna Co., Pennsylvania : from actual survey General-content county map showing rural buildings and householders' names; the Montrose and Susquehanna Depot insets show real-property tracts (lots), lot numbers, building coverage, and owners' names. Hand colored to emphasize township boundaries and borough areas. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1857 by Robert P. Smith in the ... Eastern District of Penn'a." LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined,...
    • Contributor: Hopkins, Griffith Morgan - Smith, Robert Pearsall - Lee & Marsh
    • Date: 1858
  • Map
    Map of the Mine Hill & Schuylkill Haven R.R. & branches. Map of part of Pennsylvania between Schuylkill Haven and Ashland, showing drainage, cities, towns, individual buildings, mines, mills, and the branch rail lines connecting with the Philadelphia Reading & Pottsville R.R.
    • Contributor: P.S. Duval & Co. - Mine Hill and Schuylkill Haven Railroad Company
    • Date: 1857
  • Map
    Map of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, with the names of property-holders : from actual surveys Shows buildings with landowners' names in rural areas; does not show property boundaries. Relief shown by hachures. Hand col. to identify municipalities (townships, boroughs, cities). "Entered according to Act of Congress in the district court of the eastern district of Penn'a by Sidney & Neff 1851." Printed in NW/NE/SW/SE segments (sheets). LC copy imperfect: Brittle, shellacked, annotated in lead pencil on both sides, missing...
    • Contributor: Sidney & Neff - McCrea, S. - Moody, S. - Friend & Aub
    • Date: 1851
  • Map
    Geological map of the state of Pennsylvania : constructed from original surveys made between 1836 and 1857 Relief shown by hachures. "To accompany the final report on the Geological Survey of the state 1858." Originally published in 4 sheets. "Entered according to act of Congress, in the year 1858, by Henry D. Rogers ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Washington D.C. meridian. Includes numerous black-and-white cross-sections. LC copy sectioned to 45 panels. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as...
    • Contributor: Rogers, Henry D. (Henry Darwin) - W. & A.K. Johnston Limited - Geological Survey of Pennsylvania - Rogers, Henry D.
    • Date: 1857
  • Map
    Map of Forest County, Pennsylvania. County cadastral map showing warranty-deed tracts, tract numbers, irregular real-property tracts, landowners' names (primarily in oil-speculation areas), some tract acreages, and route of "Proposed Venango R.R." Hand colored to emphasize township areas. LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined, torn at fold lines, wrinkled, annotated "oil" in lead-pencil in some tracts. Accompanied by cut-out "Phil." newspaper article re new oil deposits dated in lead-pencil script "July ......
    • Contributor: Barnes, Rufus L.
    • Date: 1858
  • Map
    Barker's map of Washington County, Pennsylvania : from actual surveys
    Map of Washington County, Pennsylvania
    General-content county map also showing rural buildings with householders' names; householders' names also given in the village/borough/city insets. Hand col. to distinguish townships. Originally printed on 2 sheets (east/west, later conjoined). LC copy imperfect: Shellacked, darkened, brittle, quartered. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1855 [sic] by William J. Barker in the ... Western District of Pennsylvania." LC Land ownership maps,...
    • Contributor: Sherman, James M. - Day, A. R. - Barker, Wm. J. (William J.) - Wm. Schuchman & Bro. Lith
    • Date: 1856
  • Map
    Geological map of the state of Pennsylvania : constructed from original surveys made between 1836 and 1857 Relief shown by hachures. "To accompany the final report on the Geological Survey of the state 1858." "Entered according to act of Congress, in the year 1858, by Henry D. Rogers ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Washington D.C. meridian. LC copies variously torn, taped, and fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 3 copies Vault
    • Contributor: Rogers, Henry D. (Henry Darwin) - W. & A.K. Johnston Limited - Geological Survey of Pennsylvania
    • Date: 1857
  • Map
    View of Harrisburg, Penn. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 788 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes col. illus. AACR2: 651/1; 710/1
    • Contributor: Williams, J. Thomas - E. Sachse & Co.
    • Date: 1855
  • Map
    New York and Erie Railroad diagram representing a plan of organization : exhibiting the division of academic duties and showing the number and class of employés engaged in each department : from ... Company organizational diagrammatic map drawn in the form of a branching tree that identifies in its branches all of the functional offices of the railroad by name. Shows railroad trackage branches as straight lines radiating from the central office of the "Gen'l Sup't". The branches extend from New York (State) westward thru northern New Jersey and northern Pennsylvania to Lake Erie. "Published by permission."...
    • Contributor: McCallum, D. C. (Daniel Craig) - Henshaw, G. H. - New York and Erie Railroad Company
    • Date: 1855
  • Map
    Map of Berks County, Pennsylvania : from surveys General-content county map also showing rural buildings and householders' names; the borough insets also show real property (lot lines, some with numbers) and landowners' names. Relief shown by hachures. Hand col. to emphasize township/borough/city boundaries and areas. Prime meridian: Philadelphia. Printed in NW/NE/SW/SE segments (sheets). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Shellacked, darkened, brittle,...
    • Contributor: Henry, M. S. - Boyer, M. K. - McLellan, David
    • Date: 1854
  • Map
    Bird's eye view of Philadelphia. Perspective map not drawn to scale. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 827 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1; 710/2
    • Contributor: Bachmann, John - Weik, John - P.S. Duval & Son
    • Date: 1857
  • Map
    Map of the three Earls, Lancaster County, Pa. : from actual surveys Includes ancillary map of New Holland (Scale 1:7,200). Map includes names of certain residents and properties; borders include illustrations of notable local residences and establishments. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Bridgens, H. F. (Henry F.) - Bridgens, H. F.
    • Date: 1855
  • Map
    An outline of the newly consolidated city, showing the boundaries of the wards : according to the act passed by the Legislature, Jany. 31st, 1854 Scale not given. Hand colored. "Entered according to act of Congress in February 1854, by R. L. Barnes, in the Clerk's Office of the Distt. Ct. of the Eastn. Dt. of Penna." Includes text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 100; 650/1; 651/2
    • Contributor: Barnes, Rufus L.
    • Date: 1854
  • Map
    Topographical map of the Mine Hill and Schuylkill-Haven Rail Road with its branches and extension to Ashland; surveyed and drawn by Henry W. Poole, Civl. Topl. Ming. Engr. Pottsville, Pa. Dec. 1854, ... Map of Pennsylvania between Schuylkill Haven and Ashland showing drainage, relief by hachures, cities, towns, individual buildings, mines, mills, and the mining branch rail lines. Chartered on the March 24, 1828. 13 miles opened in 1831. Completed to Ashland in 1857. See entry 468.
    • Contributor: Poole, Henry W. (Henry Ward) - Mine Hill and Schuylkill Haven Railroad Company - Poole, Henry W.
    • Date: 1854