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    Map exhibiting that portion of the State of Pennsylvania trav... Map shows drainage, county boundaries, cities, roads, and canals. Lines of surveys and railroads in operation are indicated by different colors. [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: Cramer, Charles - Bowen, John T.
    • Date: 1840
  • Map
    Map of railroad line commencing at a point on the West-Philad... The distance and cost of grading is tabulated at the lower right of the map. The area covered is along Mill Creek and from the Lancaster Pike to Schuylkill River.
    • Contributor: Howell, Courtland D. - West Philadelphia Rail Road Company
    • Date: 1849
  • Map
    Map of the proposed Great Western and Lake Erie Rail Road of ... Physical map of Pennsylvania and parts of adjacent states showing drainage, relief by hachures, spot heights in feet, state boundaries, canals, cities and towns. Finished and proposed railroads with names of lines and mileages are indicated.
    • Contributor: Herron, James W. - Great Western and Lake Erie Railroad
    • Date: 1847
  • Map
    Industrial & political map of Pennsylvania : exhibiting the p...
    Industrial and political map of Pennsylvania | Political map of Pennsylvania
    Printed to show extensive statistical data for each county. Does not show individual industries or minor civil divisions. "Compiled from the returns of the Sixth Census and from other official sources." "The map is so colored as to represent the several congressional districts." "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1844 by Edward C. Biddle in the Clerk's Office of the District...
    • Contributor: Biddle, Edward C.
    • Date: 1840
  • Map
    [Map of the Carlisle Barracks, Carlisle, Pennsylvania]. Cadastral map showing buildings. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Date in map interior: Aug. 4t[h] 1848. From the Orlando M. Poe papers in the LC Manuscript Division. Indexed for points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault
    • Contributor: Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe)
    • Date: 1848
  • Map
    A map of the county of Philadelphia : from actual survey Shows rural buildings and occupants' names. Relief shown by hachures. LC Land ownership maps, 784 Includes text, population table, and inset "Plan of the city of Philadalphia". Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Ellet, Charles
    • Date: 1843
  • Map
    A plan of the city and environs of Philadelphia Scale ca. 1:43,000. Facsimile. LC copy imperfect: Trimmed to neatline and soiled. Relief shown by hachures. Shows names of rural householders. Includes text, statistical data, and distance list, and "Elevation of the State House." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Scull, Nicholas - Heap, George - Faden, William - Fisher, Thomas
    • Date: 1847
  • Map
    A plan of the city and environs of Philadelphia Scale ca. 1:43,000. Facsimile. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1847 by Thomas Fisher ..." Shows names of rural householders. Includes text, statistical data, distance list, and ill. of "Elevation of the State House." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Scull, Nicholas - Heap, George - Faden, William - Fisher, Thomas
    • Date: 1847
  • Map
    Map of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania : from original surveys General-content county map showing rural buildings and householders' names. Also covers southern portion of county annexed by City of Philadelphia in 1854. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Prime meridian: Philadelphia. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1849 by Smith & Wistar in the ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Printed in western/eastern segments (sheets). LC copy...
    • Contributor: Morris, William E. (William Ellis) - Smith & Wistar
    • Date: 1849
  • Map
    To the Honourable House of Representatives of the Freemen of ... Scale 1:19,800; 100 perches to an in. Cover title: Reed's map of Phila. "Facsimile of Reeds map reproduced by the anastatic process. 200 copies only printed & the plates destroyed." Cadastral map showing land ownership. Hand colored. In lower left corner of cartouche: G. Worley. Includes inset of "A ground plan of the city of Philadelphia," text, lists of land purchasers, and illustrations. LC...
    • Contributor: Reed, John - Smith, Lloyd P. (Lloyd Pearsall)
    • Date: 1846
  • Map
    Fac-simile of Holmes-map of the province of Pennsylvania : wi... Shows rural landholders' names and lots in the Philadelphia region. Alternate title at top: A map of the improved part of the province of Pennsylvania in America : begun by William Penn, proprietor and governor thereof, anno 1681. Facsim. "Reproduced from the original in the Philadelphia Library by the anastatic process." Original version: A map of the province of Pennsilvania : containing the three...
    • Contributor: Holme, Thomas - Smith, Lloyd P. (Lloyd Pearsall) - Greene, Robert - Thornton, John
    • Date: 1687
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    Scott's map of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.
    Map of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
    General-content county map also showing rural buildings with householders' names, lot lines in rural subdivisions/villages, and election districts. Relief shown by hachures. Differs from other 1842 ed. in not being hand col., not being shellacked, and in being oriented with north toward the upper right. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the Year 1842 by Jos'a Scott, in the Clerks Office of the...
    • Contributor: Scott, Joshua - Tide Water Canal Company
    • Date: 1842
  • Map
    Scott's map of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.
    Map of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
    Relief shown by hachures. General-content county map also showing rural buildings with householders' names, lot lines in rural subdivisions/villages, and election districts. Differs from other 1842 ed. in being hand col. to show townships and in having normal north-at-top orientation. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the Year 1842 by Jos'a Scott, in the Clerks Office of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Printed...
    • Contributor: Scott, Joshua - Tide Water Canal Company
    • Date: 1842
  • Map
    Map of Delaware County, Pennsylvania : from original surveys,... Shows farm boundaries and landowners' names. Hand colored to emphasize township boundaries and territories. Prime meridian: Washington D.C. Printed in western/eastern segments (sheets). LC copy imperfect: Brittle, greatly darkened, missing many small marginal/internal sections. Includes text, statistical table of township data, and 3 illustrations (one hand colored). LC Land ownership maps, 738 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster...
    • Contributor: Ash, Joshua W. - Kramm, Gustavus - Smith, Robert Pearsall
    • Date: 1848
  • Map
    Draught of a part of the York Farm tract situate in Norwegian... Cadastral map showing some landowners' names. Area covered is now within the city of Pottsville (Pa.). Sheet titles in ink on verso: Yorkville &c. -- Pottsville & Yorkville. Black, brown, and red inks, watercolors, and lead pencil. Torn, fold-lined, and missing sections at corners. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DRM
    • Contributor: Lewis, Samuel
    • Date: 1847
  • Map
    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