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    A map of the improved part of the Province of Pennsilvania in America : begun by Wil. Penn, Proprietary & Governour thereof anno 1681
    Map of the Province of Pennsilvania containing the three countyes of Chester, Philadelphia & Bucks :
    Shows rural landholders' names, lot lines, and proprietary manors. Map content (as of 1687) does not differ from earlier eds. Title from upper border. Statement of dedication at upper left:To the worthey William Penn Esq., Proprietor of Pennsilvania in America, this map is humbly dedicated by Iohn Thornton & Robert Greene. Hand col. in pink watercolor to emphasize the map border; the map content ...
    • Contributor: Holme, Thomas - Lamb, Francis - Greene, Robert - Thornton, John - Pennsylvania. Surveyor General
    • Date: 1687
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    Map of the maneuver ground of the Camp of Instruction, Gettysburg, Pa. : July 1910 Covers rural area east of Gettysburg borough, Adams County, Pa. Relief shown by contours. Also shows buildings, householders' names, and functional designations for individual farm fields; "Camp of Instruction 1910" shown on northeastern sheet. India ink and lead pencil. LC sheets rubber-stamped. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault
    • Contributor: United States. Army. Engineer Battalion, 1st. Company D. - United States. Department of the Army. General Staff. Second Section
    • Date: 1910
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    A map of Philadelphia and parts adjacent : with a perspective view of the State-House
    Perspective view of the State-House
    Rural buildings shown pictorially with occupants' names. First state of the 1st ed. (without the name "West Jersey" at lower right). Signed in ink on cloth backing: Alex. Stuart. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text, distance table, and ground-level view of the Statehouse (later Independence Hall). Purchased with funding support from J. Thomas Touchton, Mr. ...
    • Contributor: Scull, Nicholas - Heap, George - Hebert, L.
    • Date: 1752
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    Mt. Penn Gravity Railroad of Reading, Pa. : a ride up the glen by steam : a mountain ride by gravity : a most attractive summer excursion : 1,200 feet above the ...
    Mount Penn Gravity Railroad of Reading, Pennsylvania | Map showing location of the Mount Penn Gravity R.R. :
    Relief shown by spot heights and hachures. Shows selected householders' names. Includes tourist information. Copy imperfect: Brittle, darkened, creased, stained. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no.: 2006-154
    • Contributor: Mt. Penn Gravity Railroad
    • Date: 1890
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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