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  • Map
    Topographical map of the Mine Hill and Schuylkill-Haven Rail Road with its branches and extension to Ashland; surveyed and drawn by Henry W. Poole, Civl. Topl. Ming. Engr. Pottsville, Pa. Dec. 1854, ... Map of Pennsylvania between Schuylkill Haven and Ashland showing drainage, relief by hachures, cities, towns, individual buildings, mines, mills, and the mining branch rail lines. Chartered on the March 24, 1828. 13 miles opened in 1831. Completed to Ashland in 1857. See entry 468.
    • Contributor: Poole, Henry W. (Henry Ward) - Mine Hill and Schuylkill Haven Railroad Company - Poole, Henry W.
    • Date: 1854
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    Shearer's map of York County, Pennsylvania : from actual surveys General-content county map showing townships, rural buildings, and householders' names; the city/borough insets show building coverage and some occupants' names; Goldsborough inset shows lot lines, lot numbers, and owners' names. Hand colored in red watercolor to emphasize township boundaries. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress by W.O. Shearer & D.J. Lake in the year 1860 in the ... Eastern District ...
    • Contributor: Shearer, William Otis - Lake, D. J.
    • Date: 1860
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    View of Ephrata, Pennsylvania. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 771.1 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: edges and sections of pictorial border missing. Includes illus. and index to points of interest. AACR2
    • Contributor: Fowler, T. M. (Thaddeus Mortimer) - Fowler, T. M.
    • Date: 1887
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    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 1894 by Wm. Henry 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, removed ...
    • Contributor: Boyd, William Henry - Cowden, M. - Harrisburg (Pa.). City Engineer
    • Date: 1894
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    Map showing the coal & timber lands of the Allegheny Rail Road & Coal Company with the avenues to market. Outline map of eastern Pennsylvania and part of New Jersey showing relief by hachures, drainage, coal, timber, major cities, and railroads.
    • Contributor: Sinclair, Thomas S. - Allegheny Railroad and Coal Company
    • Date: 185?
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    Minersville, Pennsylvania, 1889. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 805 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes col. illus. and index to points of interest. AACR2
    • Contributor: Fowler, T. M. (Thaddeus Mortimer) - Fowler, T. M.
    • Date: 1889
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    Map of Warren County, Pennsylvania. County map showing townships, warranty-deed survey tracts, tract numbers, real-property tracts, and tract acreages. Hand col. (watercolors) to emphasize township boundaries. LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined, rubber-stamped, foxed, annotated in lead pencil, cover [?] detached/missing. LC Land ownership maps, 808 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Barnes, Rufus L. - Russell, R. R.
    • Date: 1865
  • Map
    Gettysburg, Pennsylvania 1888. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 780 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus., index to points of interest, and views. AACR
    • Contributor: Fowler, T. M. (Thaddeus Mortimer) - Downs, A. E. (Albert E.) - Fowler, T. M.
    • Date: 1888
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    Carbondale, Pennsylvania, 1890. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 747 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) - Downs, A. E. (Albert E.) - Moyer, James - Fowler, T. M.
    • Date: 1890
  • Map
    Map of the battlefield of Gettysburg Scale ca. 1:12,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 351.6 "No. 1" is in the upper margin. Title and "Explanatory notes" are attached to the map in the lower left corner and a list of "Work on the field accomplished by this Commission to date" is attached to the map in the lower right corner. Map of the battlefield, with manuscript annotations and hand ...
    • Contributor: Gettysburg National Military Park Commission
    • Date: 1898
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    Birds eye view of Philadelphia and vicinity showing location of the Philadelphia & Reading Railroad. Perspective map not drawn to scale. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 827.2 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Date: 1870
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    Map of District No. 4., last purchase : from north line of Pennsylvania to south line of Ridgway and Benninger townships, Elk County, Penn. : [parts of Elk and McKean counties, Pennsylvania] Cadastral map of parts of Elk and McKean counties (Pa.) showing warranty-deed land tracts, warranty numbers, real-property tracts/lots, lot numbers, and landowners' names. LC Land ownership maps, 772 "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1878 by J L Brown C.E. in the Office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington." Originally printed on 4 sheets (later conjoined). LC copy imperfect: Torn ...
    • Contributor: Brown, J. L.
    • Date: 1878
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    Map of eastern Virginia, 1862 Also covers Maryland and southeastern Pennsylvania. Relief shown by hachures. Shows roads, rivers, names of cities, and railroads converging in Richmond, Washington, D.C., Baltimore, and Philadelphia, and topography of eastern Virginia. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's Archives Research Services department for more information. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...
    • Contributor: Nicholson, W. L. - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    McDonald, Washington County, Pennsylvania 1897. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 798 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: 1897
  • Map
    Map of Fayette Co. Pa. General-content county map showing rural buildings and householders' names. Hand colored to emphasize township boundaries. Relief shown by hachures. No date of publication or statement of attribution is present. Originally printed on 4 sheets (later conjoined). LC copy imperfect: Missing small section of lower border, torn at edges, halved. Includes embellished border (fruits, flowers, leaves). LC Land ownership maps, 746 Available also through the ...
    • Date: 1858
  • Map
    20 tracts, Tioga County. Shows land ownership, warrantee tracts, and lands of the William Bingham estate. Title from label affixed on verso. From the William Bingham estate maps. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Includes number-indexed table of "Warrantee Names." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 17-82 Vault
    • Contributor: Bingham, William
    • Date: 1800
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    Sullivan Township. Shows land ownership, lands of the William Bingham estate, acreages, and lot dimensions in Sullivan Township, Tioga County, Pa. Title on label affixed to verso: Sullivan. From the William Bingham estate maps. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Interior section missing between fold lines. Includes note. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no.: 17-82 Vault
    • Contributor: Bingham, William
    • Date: 1834
  • Map
    New York and Erie Railroad diagram representing a plan of organization : exhibiting the division of academic duties and showing the number and class of employés engaged in each department : from ... Company organizational diagrammatic map drawn in the form of a branching tree that identifies in its branches all of the functional offices of the railroad by name. Shows railroad trackage branches as straight lines radiating from the central office of the "Gen'l Sup't". The branches extend from New York (State) westward thru northern New Jersey and northern Pennsylvania to Lake Erie. "Published by permission." ...
    • Contributor: McCallum, D. C. (Daniel Craig) - Henshaw, G. H. - New York and Erie Railroad Company
    • Date: 1855
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    Plan der Schlacht von Gettysburg am 1, 2 & 3 Juli, 1863.-Plan zur Erlauterung von Gen. Grant's Vicksburg Campagne Mai-Juli, 1863 Scales vary. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 348.5 From his Der Amerikanische Burgerkreig; Geschichte des Volks der Vereinigten Staaten vor, warhrend und nach der Rebellion. Philadelphia and Leipzig, Schafer und Koradi, 1867-69. facing p. 255. Gettysburg map shows the location of Union and Confederate corps. The Vicksburg campaign map indicates the route followed by General Grant. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also ...
    • Contributor: Schmidt, Ernst Reinhold
    • Date: 1863
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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
  • Map
    Map of the Battle of Gettysburg showing positions held July 1st & 3rd 1863. In this image Sneden compares troop locations during the first day of the battle with those on the third day. One obvious observation is that the Confederate forces have succeeded in pushing the Union line back to the more easily held hills south of the town.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863-07-01
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    Bird's eye view of Philadelphia. Perspective map not drawn to scale. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 827 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1; 710/2
    • Contributor: Bachmann, John - Weik, John - P.S. Duval & Son
    • Date: 1857
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    Tionesta, Forest County, Pa. 1896. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 859.1 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
    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
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    Map of the region between Gettysburg, Pa. and Appomattox court house, Va. : including all the battle-fields [sic] of the Army of Northern Virginia Relief shown by hachures. Reduced and redrawn version of the index map in the U.S. Army, Corps of Engineer's Military Maps Illustrated the Operations of the Armies of the Potomac & James... ([Washington] War Dept., Office of the Chief of Engineers, 1869). For a complete description of the atlas see entry no. 518. Map indicates cities and towns, roads, railroads, drainage, and defensive works ...
    • Contributor: Michler, N. (Nathaniel) - Michler, N.
    • Date: 186?