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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
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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
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    Farm map of Plumstead Township, Bucks Co., Penn'a Wall map showing farm outlines, owners' names, acreages, rural buildings, road network, and farm lanes. Hand col. to distinguish individual farms and roads. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Originally printed on 2 sheets (east/west, later conjoined). LC copy imperfect: Brittle, shellacked, cracked, darkened, cloth hemmed, missing small marginal sections. Includes note, list of map subscribers, table of road distances, and ill. of ...
    • Contributor: Hughes, Michael - Friend & Au
    • Date: 1859
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    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
    Barker's map of Washington County, Pennsylvania : from actual surveys
    Map of Washington County, Pennsylvania
    General-content county map also showing rural buildings with householders' names; householders' names also given in the village/borough/city insets. Hand col. to distinguish townships. Originally printed on 2 sheets (east/west, later conjoined). LC copy imperfect: Shellacked, darkened, brittle, quartered. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1855 [sic] by William J. Barker in the ... Western District of Pennsylvania." LC Land ownership maps, ...
    • Contributor: Sherman, James M. - Day, A. R. - Barker, Wm. J. (William J.) - Wm. Schuchman & Bro. Lith
    • Date: 1856
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    A mapp of ye improved part of Pensilvania in America, divided into countyes, townships, and lotts Shows rural landholders' names and lots in Philadelphia, Chester, and Bucks Counties. First issue. From the Rosenwald Collection, no. 1308. Includes indexes of landholders, inset of "The City of Philadelphia, two miles in length and one in breadth," and coat of arms. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault
    • Contributor: Holme, Thomas - Harris, John - Lea, Philip - Rosenwald, Lessing J. (Lessing Julius)
    • Date: 1687
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    Map of Somerset County, Pa. General-content county map showing rural buildings and householders' names; the Somerset and Berlin insets show real-property tracts (lots), building coverage, and owners' names. Hand col. to emphasize township boundaries, township territories, and inset maps. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the ... Western District of Penna., Sept. 6th 1860, by Edward L. Walker." LC copy imperfect: Brittle, darkened, trimmed ...
    • Contributor: Walker, Edward L. - G.F. Schuchman & Co.
    • Date: 1860
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    Map of Blair County, Pennsylvania : from special surveys General-content county map also showing buildings in rural areas, householders' names, and forested areas; real-property tracts, lot numbers, and building coverage also are shown in all the town/village insets (but esp. for Altoona, Hollidaysburg, and Tyrone). Relief shown by hachures. Hand col. to emphasize township boundaries and territories. At foot of statement of attribution: Published by the authors. "Entered according to act of Congress ...
    • Contributor: Geil & Freed - Freed, Isaac G. - Barnes, Rufus L. - Thos. S. Wagner's Lith
    • Date: 1859
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    Map of Allegheny Co., Pennsylvania : from actual surveys General-content county map showing relief, roads, railroads, place-names, buildings in rural areas, and householders' names in rural areas. Relief shown by hachures. Also covers the Pittsburgh metropolitan area. Former wall map hand col. to emphasize boundaries of minor civil divisions (cities, boroughs, townships). "Entered according to Act of Congress by H. & C.T. Smith in the year 1862 in ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." ...
    • Contributor: Beers, S. N. - Beers, F. W. (Frederick W.) - Prindle, A. - Smith, Gallup & Hewitt - F. Bourquin & Co. - Worley & Bracher
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    Map showing the positions occupied by the Tenth New York Cavalry in the cavalry engagements on the right flank at Gettysburg, Penn. : on July 2 & 3, 1863, between the Union ... Union positions are indicated in black and Confederate positions in red. Description derived from published bibliography. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 346.1 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Preston, Noble D. - United States. Army. Office of the Chief of Engineers
    • Date: 1863
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    Map of the county of Luzerne, Pennsylvania General-content county map showing rural buildings and householders' names; some inset maps show building coverage and owners' names. Hand col. to distinguish minor civil divisions (townships, boroughs, cities). Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Also covers Lackawanna County (detached from the northern part of Luzerne County in 1878). Title from 2nd sheet. LC Land ownership maps, 768 LC copy imperfect: Brittle, shellacked, missing ...
    • Contributor: Schooley, David - Walling, Henry Francis - McNair & Sturdevant - Lacoe & Schooley
    • Date: 1864
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    Plan of Allegheny Township. Township cadastral map showing warranty-deed survey tracts, tract numbers, real-property tracts, some landowners' names, rural buildings, and householders' names. Hand col. to indicate Pleasantville borough area and oil-company properties. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1865 in the ... Southern District of New York by F.W. Beers & Co." LC Land ownership maps, 805 Available also through the Library of Congress ...
    • Contributor: F.W. Beers & Co. - Ferd. Mayer & Co.
    • Date: 1865
  • Map
    Directory map of Huntingdon Co., Pennsylvania : from recent surveys General-content county map showing rural buildings and householders' names; the Huntingdon borough inset shows principal buildings, lot lines, lot numbers, a few owners' names; the Alexandria borough inset shows principal buildings, real-property tracts, and owners' names. Hand col. to emphasize township boundaries and areas. Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridian: Washington D.C. "Entered according to an act of Congress in the year 1856 by ...
    • Contributor: Christy, William
    • Date: 1856
  • Map
    Farm line map of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania Shows municipalities, farm boundaries, farm owners' names, and farm acreages in rural areas. LC Land ownership maps, 704 Includes county inset showing township names and col. ill. of U.S. flag. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 3 copies
    • Contributor: Rainey, Chas. T. (Charles T.)
    • Date: 1898
  • Map
    [Sketch of the battlefield of Gettysburg, July 1st and 2nd, 1863]. Shows troop movements and names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Title and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil (some col.), mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H162 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Includes names of Confederate divisions and corps. In pencil on verso: 87.
    • Date: 1863
  • Map
    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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    A plan of the city and environs of Philadelphia Scale ca. 1:42,000. Hand colored. Shows names of landowners in rural areas. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy annotated, has no. 9 in lower right corner. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Lotter, Matthäus Albrecht
    • Date: 1777
  • Map
    Map of the early settlements of Delaware County, Penna. Shows landholders' names and townships (ca. 1790) as after the separation of Delaware County from Chester County in 1789. Does not show boundary lines of real-property tracts. Removed from textual publication: Smith, George, 1804-1882. History of Delaware County, Pennsylvania, 1862. LC classification: F157.D3 S6. Originally designed to fold to 23 x 13 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...
    • Contributor: Smith, George - Ashmead, Henry Buckley - Bowen & Co.
    • Date: 1790
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    Map of Tioga County, Pennsylvania General-content county map showing buildings in rural areas, householders' names, and forested areas; 1 delimited tract is labelled "Fall Brook Coal Co's lands". The borough/village insets also show buildings and occupants' names; they do not show lots or tracts. Relief shown by hachures. Hand col. to emphasize township/borough boundaries and areas. Printed in northern/southern segments (sheets). Originally printed on 4 sheets (later conjoined). Available ...
    • Contributor: Walling, Henry Francis - Way, Palmer & Co.
    • Date: 1862
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    Map of Indiana County, Pennsylvania General-content county map showing townships, rural buildings, and householders names; borough insets show residential lots and building coverage. Hand col. to emphasize township boundaries. "Entered according to the Act of Congress as of the year of 1856 by Wm. J. Barker in the ... Western district of Pennsylvania." Printed in western/eastern segments (sheets). LC copy imperfect: Laminated, darkened, missing small sections along sheet edges, ...
    • Contributor: Peelor, David - McLaughlin, J. - Kinter, J. A. - Barker, Wm. J. (William J.) - Wm. Schuchman & Bro
    • Date: 1856
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    Map of Adams Co., Pa. Shows roads, railroads, townships, schools, quarries, houses in rural areas, and householders' names. Relief shown by hachures. LC copy imperfect: Mounted on cloth backing, torn at edges/fold line, halved to enable folding, laminated. LC Land ownership maps, 696 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Date: 1858
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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
  • Map
    Map of Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania : from actual surveys
    Map of Schuylkill Co.
    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
  • Map
    [Preliminary sketch of the battle of Gettysburg showing troop positions, July 2, 1863]. Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Title and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Oriented with north to the bottom. Pen-and-ink and pencil (some col.) on pencil grid on tracing paper, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H160 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: Shows positions on ...
    • Date: 1863