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    Map of Chester County, Pennsylvania : from original surveys General-content county map also showing rural buildings and householders' names; larger real-property tracts with owners' names shown only in West Chester borough inset. Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridian: Washington D.C. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1847 by S.M. Painter & J.S. Bowen ... in and for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Hand col. to emphasize township boundaries and territories. ...
    • Contributor: Bowen, John S. - Yeager, E. (Edward)
    • Date: 1847
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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 & Au - Wagner & M'guigan
    • Date: 1858
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    Penn'a R.R. car shop's Altoona, Pennsylvania 1895 Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. "Published by T. M. Fowler & James B. Moyer." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 731.2 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes inset and index to points of interest. Vault AACR2: 100; 650/1; 610/2; 700/1
    • Contributor: Fowler, T. M. (Thaddeus Mortimer) - Moyer, James - Fowler, T. M.
    • Date: 1895
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    A map of the land abt. Red Stone and Fort Pitt, Scale ca. 1:600,000. Title from verso. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Relief shown pictorially. The title, land tract boundaries with owners' initials, and some place names have been identified as annotations by George Washington made ca. 1780. The author and date of the manuscript map is not known; reference sources indicate between 1758 and 1771. Phillips. Maps of America p. 713 LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, ...
    • Contributor: Washington, George - Crawford, William
    • Date: 1780
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    Rainey's farm line map of Greene County, Pennsylvania
    Farm line map of Greene County, Pennsylvania
    Shows townships, farm boundaries, landowners' names, and farm acreages. LC copy imperfect: Laminated, rubber-stamped by Copyright Office. LC Land ownership maps, 754 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Rainey, Chas. T. (Charles T.)
    • Date: 1897
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    Philadelphia in 1886. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. Differs from other edition in illus. of commercial buildings. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 829.1 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes indexes and illus. of notable commercial buildings. AACR2
    • Contributor: Burk & McFetridge
    • Date: 1886
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    Norristown, Penna. 1881. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 819 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes col. illus. AACR2: 651/1
    • Contributor: Packard & Butler
    • Date: 1881
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    West Newton, Pennsylvania 1900. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 871 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Raster image available. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2
    • Contributor: Fowler, T. M. (Thaddeus Mortimer) - Moyer, James - Fowler, T. M.
    • Date: 1900
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    A plan of the city and environs of Philadelphia, Scale ca. 1:42,000. Shows names of landowners in rural areas, "Billingsfort Id.," "Billingsfort," and "Red Bank Fort." Includes table of distances and "Elevation of the State House." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1321 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Scull, Nicholas - Heap, George - Faden, William
    • Date: 1777
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    Cavalry battle, Gettysburg, Pa. July 3rd 3:30 p.m. Shows in detail the cavalry battle east of the town of Gettysburg with the action depicted as happening at 3:30 p.m. Also includes pairings of Union and Confederate brigades as engaged.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863-07-03
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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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    Survey of lot no. 121 in district no.7 Scale not given. Title from verso. Manuscript; pen and ink on printed form. On lower half of sheet: In pursuance of an Act of the General Assembly of the State of Pennsylvania ... and by order of the Surveyor General ... I have surveyed ... 500 acres of land ... on the west side of the Allegheny River, in the county of Westmoreland. [Signed] ...
    • Contributor: Power, Wm. (William) - Power, Wm.
    • Date: 1785
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    [Maps illustrating the Gettysburg campaign. June 3-July 3, 1863]. Various scales. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 356 From Century illustrated monthly magazine, v. 33, Nov. 1886 Maps indicate troop and cavalry positions and lines of march from Fredericksburg (June 3) to Gettysburg (July 3, 3:15-4:30 P.M.) Maps 19 and 20 illustrate the cavalry engagement on July 3rd. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as ...
    • Contributor: Wells, Jaco
    • Date: 1886
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    Map of the Pennsylvania Railroad and its connections. Map of the United States showing major relief by hachures, drainage, and the railroad network with named lines and emphasis on the main line.
    • Contributor: Patterson, S. C. - Pennsylvania Railroad
    • Date: 1889
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    Somerset, Pennsylvania 1900. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 851 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus. and index to points of interest. AACR2
    • Contributor: Fowler, T. M. (Thaddeus Mortimer) - Moyer, James - Fowler, T. M.
    • Date: 1900
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    A plan of the city and environs of Philadelphia, Scale ca. 1:43,000. Has watermark. Shows roads and the names of landholders in rural areas. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1319 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes table of distances and illus. of "Elevation of the State House." Vault AACR2: 651/1; 700/1; 700/2
    • Contributor: Scull, Nicholas - Heap, George - Faden, William
    • Date: 1777
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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
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    Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area, New Jersey and Pennsylvania Scale ca. 1:130,000. "Reprint 1979." Title from verso. Includes text, descriptive index to points of interest, and ill. Text, descriptive index to points of interest, "Water Gap vicinity map," and ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1979
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    City of Reading, Berks Co. Penna. Street map showing wards, ward numbers, and principal buildings (identified). Differs from other 1877 ed. in having a printer's statement in lower margin at left. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Torn along lower left margin, removed from city directory.
    • Contributor: Rea, Samuel - Wade & Co. (Philadelphia, Pa.)
    • Date: 1877
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    Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area. Aug. 1968. Scale ca. 1:220,000. Folded title: Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area, Pennsylvania, New Jersey. "Aug. 1968 NRA-DELA-17000." "1970-392-716/76." Oriented with north toward the upper right. Includes map of the "Delaware Water Gap Section," ca. 1:37,000. Text and illus. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1970
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    Womelsdorf, Pennsylvania. Aerial view of borough in Berks County. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Water-stained in upper margin at left, browned on verso, annotated in lead pencil on verso. PM3
    • Contributor: Bailey & Moyer
    • Date: 1898
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    Gettysburg and vicinity. Constructed and engraved to illustrate "The war with the South" Scale ca. 1:53,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 349 From Tomes, Robert. The War with the South. New York, Virtue & Yorston, 1862-1867. v. 3, between p. 156 and 157. Signed (facsim.): Charles: Sholl, Topl. Engineer. Indicates Union positions in red, Confederate positions in blue, artillery positions, roads, railroad, vegetation, and streams. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of ...
    • Contributor: Sholl, Charles
    • Date: 1863
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    Sketch map of the Phila. and Readg. Rail Road and its branches, May, 1873. Outline map showing railroads between Port Trevorton and Catawissa on the Susquehanna River and the Port Richmond Wharves in Philadelphia.
    • Contributor: Fay, T. V. - Philadelphia & Reading Railroad Co.
    • Date: 1873
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    Map of Through Traffic Railway from the middle & southern anthracite coal fields of Pennsylvania to New York via Perth Amboy; Jesse L. Hawley under direction of R.A. Wilder. Outline map of eastern Pennsylvania and part of New Jersey showing relief by hachures, major drainage, major cities, and the connections of the many tributary railroads serving the coal regions. Railroads are named along the lines.
    • Contributor: Hawley, Jesse L. - Through Traffic Railway
    • Date: 1868
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    Map of the oil fields of Warren and Forest counties, Pennsylvania. Cadastral map showing warranty-deed tracts, tract numbers, tract acreages, real-property tracts, landowners' names (including names of oil companies), pipelines, roads, and railways. Covers the oil property speculation region but does not show specific oil fields or oil wells. Hand col. to emphasize township areas and county boundaries. "Copyright, 1882, by J.L. Smith." LC Land ownership maps, 812 Available also through the Library of Congress ...
    • Contributor: Smith, John L.
    • Date: 1882