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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 McKean Co., Pennsylvania : from actual surveys and official records

    Shows townships, warranty-deed tracts with numbers/acreages/warrantees' initials, some real-property tracts with owners' names, and rural buildings with householders' names. Former wall map. Hand col. to distinguish townships. Printed in NW/NE/SW/SE segments. LC copy imperfect: Brittle, shellacked, strongly darkened, cracked, missing small internal sections, hemmed in cloth at outer edges. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes distance ...

    • Contributor: D.G. Beers & Co. - Beers, D. G. (daniel G.) - Goodhue, J. H. - Bourquin, F. (frederick) - Worley & Bracher
    • Date: 1871
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    Industrial & political map of Pennsylvania : exhibiting the population, the principal resources of each county, and the valuation of property, the several congressional districts, and the vote for presidential electors in ...

    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

    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
  • Map

    Caldwell's illustrated, historical, combination atlas of Jefferson County, Pennsylvania

    LeGear. Atlases of the United States, 6173 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes indexes, maps of the United States and Pennsylvania, brief history of Jefferson County, biographies and portraits of early Jefferson County residents, and advertisements. Copy imperfect: Front and back board detached, t.p. separated from binding. Acquisitions control no. 2001-36

    • Contributor: Caldwell, J. A. (joseph A.) - Arms, C. T. - Arms, W. F. (walter F.) - Franks, E. - Krebs, Otto - Caldwell, J. A.
    • Date: 1878

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    Plan of the city of Philadelphia and adjoining districts : shewing the existing and contemplated improvements

    Scale ca. 1:6,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Shows wards and built-up. Indexed. Accompanied by: Index to the new plan of Philadelphia and adjoining districts, with references to find the streets, public buildings, etc. (vi, 44, 16 p. ; 15 cm.) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 100; 651/1; 700/2

    • Contributor: Allen, William - Dawson, E. - Tanner, Henry Schenck
    • Date: 1830
  • Map

    Mifflintown, Juniata County, Pennsylvania.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 802.7 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2

    • Contributor: Fowler, T. M. (thaddeus Mortimer) - Moyer, James - Fowler, T. M.
    • Date: 1895
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    Gettysburg and vicinity, showing the lines of battle, July, 1863, and the land purchased and dedicated to the public by General S. Wylie Crawford and the Gettysburg Battlefield Memorial Association

    Scale 1:15,840. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 342 From his Gettysburg: How the battle was fought. c1891. Inset: Site of Gen. Gregg's calvary [sic] operations. Three miles east of Gettysburg. Uncolored. Scale 1:63,360. 13 x 7 cm. Shows Union positions in blue and Confederate positions in red, roads, houses and names of residents, fences, railroad, vegetation, and drainage. Description derived from published bibliography. ...

    • Contributor: Long, James T. (james Thomas) - Long, James T.
    • Date: 1863
  • Map

    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 York & Adams counties.

    General-content county map also showing rural buildings and householders' names. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Hand col. to emphasize township/city boundaries and territories. "Entered according to Act of Congress June 23d 1821 by D. Small & W. Wagner of the State of Penn'a." LC Land ownership maps, 824 LC copies imperfect: Fold-lined, torn at fold lines, copy 2 soiled, accompanying broadside missing sections ...

    • Contributor: D. Small & W. Wagner
    • Date: 1821
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    The city of Reading, Pennsylvania 1898.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 837.1 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2

    • Contributor: Bailey & Moyer
    • Date: 1898
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    Map of about 8000 acres of land on Spring Brook in the towns of Pittston and Covington, County of Luzerne, State of Pennsylvania.

    Ms. (watercolors, pencil, pen-and-ink) landownership map on printed base map showing hand-col. rev. property holdings in Spring Brook and Covington townships, Lackawanna County, Penna. (Lackawanna County was formed in 1878 from part of Luzerne County). Real property is shown on the original printed map by tract lines, tract numbers, and owners' names. There is no statement of attribution other than the printed lithographer's statement: ...

    • Contributor: Miller & Co.
    • Date: 1871
  • Map

    General Forbes' route on the march against Fort Du Quesne, 1758 : this map is a copy of the original map, "General Forbes' marching jurnal [sic] to the Ohio J. Potts" in ...

    Shows the route westward in Pennsylvania from Loudon, via Littleton, Fort Bedford, Stony Brook, Fort Ligonier, Washington's Camp, to Pittsburgh (Ohio River). Relief shown pictorially. Title from westernmost panel. Manuscript: pen-and-ink (black) and graphite pencil. Relief shown pictorially. Indicates nature of the adjacent landscape along the hatched route line. The date of the final rendering of the route by Dr. McGowan is not known ...

    • Contributor: Forbes, John - Potts, John - McGowan, Wm. D. (william D.) - Historical Society of Pennsylvania
    • Date: 1758
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    Map of the Pennsylvania Rail Road, from Harrisburg to Pittsburg [sic] and of the Columbia & Lancaster & Harrisburg R.R.s from Philadelphia to Harrisburg. H. Haupt, Chf. Eng., J. P. & J. ...

    Topographic strip map of Pennsylvania between Philadelphia and Pittsburgh showing drainage, relief by form lines, county boundaries, cities and towns. A list of stations and distances is given to the right of the map.

    • Contributor: Haupt, H. - Pennsylvania Railroad
    • Date: 1855
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    Map of Cornplanter Township, Venango Co., Pa.

    Shows real-property tracts, boundaries, acreages, and owners' names in an oilfield speculative area. Does not show oilfields or wells. Also covers the City of Oil City. Differs from other 1890 ed. in not having printed copyright statement. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes scale of rods. 2 copies

    • Contributor: Heydrick, C. I. - Hancock, L. P.
    • Date: 1890
  • Map

    Map of Chester Co., Pennsylvania.

    LC Land ownership maps, 725 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Kennedy, T. J.
    • Date: 1860
  • Map

    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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    Oil City, Pennsylvania 1896.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 821 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2

    • Contributor: Fowler, T. M. (thaddeus Mortimer) - Moyer, James - Fowler, T. M.
    • Date: 1896
  • Map

    Map of Harrisburg City, Dauphin Co. Pa.

    City street map showing ward boundaries, ward names, and principal buildings. Oriented with north toward the upper left. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1896 by E.R. Boyd in the office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington, D.C." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Torn at left margin, torn at ...

    • Contributor: Boyd, E. R. - Cowden, M. - Harrisburg (pa.). City Engineer
    • Date: 1896
  • Map

    City of Reading, Berks Co. Penna.

    Street map showing wards, ward numbers, and principal buildings (identified). Differs from other 1877 ed. in not having a printer's statement in lower margin. 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
    • Date: 1877
  • Map

    Map of Venango County, Pennsylvania

    County cadastral map showing townships, warranty-deed survey tracts, tract numbers, real-property tracts, acreages, and landowners' names. Also covers western part of present-day Forest County and shows mills/furnaces. "Entered according to Act of Congress the sixth day of February 1857 by C. Heydrick in the ... Western District of Pennsylvania." LC copy imperfect: Shellacked, darkened, cracked, halved to enable folding, torn at fold line, upper ...

    • Contributor: Irwin, R. - Heydrick, C. H. - Heydrick, C. - Wm. Schuchman & Bro. Lith
    • Date: 1857
  • Map

    Topographical plan & profile of the Philadelphia and Reading Rail Road. J. Knight. Sc.

    Topographic strip map of part of Pennsylvania from Mahanoy Mountain along Schuylkill River to Philadelphia. The line was chartered on December 5, 1833, and was completed in 1839. The entire line was opened on July 13, 1842.

    • Contributor: Osborne, R. (richard Boyce) - Philadelphia & Reading Railroad Co. - Osborne, R.
    • Date: 1838
  • Map

    Map of supplementary reconnaissance of the approaches to Philadelphia by the West-Chester Road : including the section from Newtown Square to the east branch of the Brandywine Creek

    Topographic map showing Civil War earthworks and batteries. Relief shown by contours and spot heights. Authorship statement citing Whiting's name is in handwriting (black ink). Pen-and-ink, red ink (contours), and watercolors. "No. 2863X" and "854W" (former Coast Survey numbers) are handwritten in ink on sheet and on adhesive label at lower right. Imperfect: Fold-lined. Originally drawn on 3 sheets. Includes notes. LC Civil War ...

    • Contributor: Whiting, Henry L. - Bache, A. D. (alexander Dallas) - United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1863
  • Map

    Map of Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania : from actual surveys

    Shows householders' names in rural areas, real-property tracts in mining townships, coal mining lands, colliery locations, and anthracite coal seams in gray tint; also shows lot lines, buildings, and owners' names in the borough insets. Relief shown by hachures. Hand col. to distinguish townships, boroughs, anthracite-mining company lands, and railroad company lands. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year [words not printed] ...

    • Contributor: Scott, Walter - Cox, W. J. - Scott, James D. - S. Lewis & J.S. Hawley Civil Engineers
    • Date: 1863