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    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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    A geological and topographical map of Pennsylvania and New Jersey : compiled from the official reports of the geological surveys and from various other sources public and private Relief shown by hachures. "Note: Submitted for correction to J.P. Lesley ... Geological Survey of Pennsylvania." "Entered according to act of Congress ... 1857 by Charles Desilver ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Includes stratigraphic table and geological cross-sections. LC copy shellacked, cracked, missing small internal section, mounted on cloth backing, quartered, and rubber-stamped. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a...
    • Contributor: Williams, W. (Wellington) - Desilver, Charles - Lesley, J. P. (J. Peter) - Herline & Hensel - Williams, W.
    • Date: 1857
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    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
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    Map of Cumberland County, Pennsylvania : from actual surveys 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...
    • Contributor: Bridgens, H. F. (Henry F.) - Friend & Aub - Wagner & M'guigan
    • Date: 1858
  • 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
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    Map of the Catawissa, Williamsport & Erie Rail Road; showing its connection with the north and west by the Williamsport and Elmira Rail Road, & its connection with Philada. & New York ... Map of Pennsylvania from Philadelphia north to the New York boundary and west to Williamsport. Shows county boundaries, drainage, coal field, important cities, and the existing and proposed railroads. Chartered in 1835 as the Little Schuylkill and Susequehanna Railroad.
    • Contributor: Kimber, Thomas - Catawissa, Williamsport and Erie Railroad Company
    • Date: 1856
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    Map of Bucks County, Pennsylvania : from surveys General-content county map showing buildings with householders' names in rural areas; also shows householders' names in the borough insets. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1850 by Robert P. Smith in the ... eastern District of Pennsylvania." Originally printed on 4 sheets (later conjoined, still later cut into 3 sheets on cloth backing to enable folding). LC...
    • Contributor: Morris, William E. (William Ellis) - Smith, Robert Pearsall - Morris, William E.
    • Date: 1850
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    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
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    Scott's map of Lancaster County, state of Pennsylvania : from actual measurements General-content county map showing buildings in rural areas and householders' names in rural areas/some insets; shows property lines in some insets. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1858 by James D. Scott in ...Dist. Court of the East. Dist. of Penn." Hand colored to emphasize township, borough, and city territories. Originally printed on 4 sheets (before sectioning)....
    • Contributor: Scott, Joshua - Scott, James D.
    • Date: 1858
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    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
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    Map of Franklin County, Pennsylvania : from actual survey General-content county map showing townships, rural buildings, and householders' names; borough insets show buildings and occupants' names; Chambersburg inset shows only buildings. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress by Riley & Hoffman in the year 1858 in the ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Originally printed on 4 sheets (later conjoined). LC copy imperfect: Not "varnished", Copyright Office adhesive registration-number label...
    • Contributor: Davison, D. H. - Rease, W. H. - Riley & Hoffman
    • Date: 1858

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    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
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    Map of Adams Co., Pennsylvania Exhibition: Maps for an Emerging Nation: Commercial Cartography in Nineteenth-century America, Aug. 8-Oct. 20, 1977, Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1857 by Robert P. Smith..." "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1858 by M.S & E. Converse..." LC Land ownership maps, 697 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a...
    • Contributor: Hopkins, Griffith Morgan - Smith, Robert Pearsall - M.S. & E. Converse Publishers
    • Date: 1858
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    Map of the township of West Hempfield, Lancaster County Penn'a : from original surveys General-content township wall map showing rural buildings and householders' names; the Columbia borough inset shows building coverage and occupants' names. Hand colored to emphasize township and borough boundaries. Originally printed on 2 sheets (now conjoined). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Shellacked, darkened, stained in small areas, mounted on cloth backing. Includes note, inset...
    • Contributor: Sidney & Neff - Bridgens, H. F. (Henry F.) - Moody, Saml - Kuhl, F.
    • Date: 1850
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    Map showing the coal & timber lands of the Allegheny Rail Road & Coal Company with the avenues to market. Outline map of eastern Pennsylvania and part of New Jersey showing relief by hachures, drainage, coal, timber, major cities, and railroads.
    • Contributor: Sinclair, Thomas S. - Allegheny Railroad and Coal Company
    • Date: 185?
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    Map of Chester County, Pennsylvania General-content county map showing schools, meetinghouses, smithies, inns, post-offices, etc.; does not show landowners'/householders' names. Hand col. to emphasize township/borough boundaries and territories. Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridian: Washington D.C. Former wall map sectioned to 4 quarters. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1847 by S.M. Painter & J.S. Bowen in the ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania. Copyright transferred to...
    • Contributor: Kennedy, T. J. - Painter, Samuel Marshall - Bowen, John S. - Barnes, Rufus L.
    • Date: 1856
  • 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
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    A map of Schuylkill County, Penna. General-content map showing townships, railroads, buildings in rural areas, and householders' names in rural areas. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1855 by P.W. Sheafer in ... the District Court of the Eastern District of Penna." LC Land ownership maps, 791 Includes text (statistics), highway distance table, statistical table, table of post-office names, table of railroad distances,...
    • Contributor: Sheafer, P. W. (Peter Wenrick) - Barnes, Rufus L. - T. Sinclair's Lith - Sheafer, P. W.
    • Date: 1855
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    Map of Northumberland County, Pennsylvania : from actual surveys by G.M. Hopkins, Jr., Civil Engineer Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1858 by J.A.J. Cummings, Clerk's Office of the District Court of the Eastern District of Penna." LC Land ownership maps, 780 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Hopkins, Griffith Morgan - Cummings, J. A. J. - Cleaver, Kimber
    • Date: 1858
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    Map of Fayette Co. Pa. General-content county map showing rural buildings and householders' names. Hand colored to emphasize township boundaries. Relief shown by hachures. No date of publication or statement of attribution is present. Originally printed on 4 sheets (later conjoined). LC copy imperfect: Missing small section of lower border, torn at edges, halved. Includes embellished border (fruits, flowers, leaves). LC Land ownership maps, 746 Available also through the...
    • Date: 1858
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    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
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    A map showing the rail road connection between Pottsville & Sunbury through the Schuylkill Mahanoy and Shamokin coal fields, July 9th 1852. Detailed map of the area between Schuylkill Haven and Northumberland, Pa., showing drainage, relief by hachures, cities and towns, coal fields, canals, and railroads.
    • Contributor: Sheafer, P. W. (Peter Wenrick) - Sheafer, P. W.
    • Date: 1852
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    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
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    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. to distinguish townships. LC copy imperfect: Brittle, darkened by lamination, quartered (later conjoined), annotated in lead pencil, missing small sections at edges and cut lines. Includes ill. of rampant eagle at head of title. LC...
    • Contributor: King, W. K. - Kollner, Augustus
    • Date: 1857
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    Map of the townships of Upper and Lower Nazareth, Northampton County, Pennsylvania General-content map showing roads, copses, farmsteads, rural buildings, acreages, and householders' names. Does not show real-property lines or land tracts. Also shows houses and occupants' names in the village (later borough) of Nazareth. Hand col. to differentiate the 2 townships. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1850 by Rich'd Clark in ... the Eastern District of Penn'a." Handwritten in black ink...
    • Contributor: Sidney, J. C. (James C.) - Friend, Norman M. - Clark, Richard - Sidney, J. C.
    • Date: 1850