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  • Map

    Map of the Williamsport and Elmira Railroad with its connections.

    The map covers parts of New York, Pennsylvania, Delaware, and Maryland. Indicates counties and major cities. Chartered on June 9, 1832. Opened to traffic in 1854. Name changed in 1860 to Elmira and Williamsport Railroad.

    • Contributor: P.S. Duval & Co. - Williamsport and Elmira Railroad Company
    • Date: 185?
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    View of Harrisburg, Penn.

    Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 788 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes col. illus. AACR2: 651/1; 710/1

    • Contributor: Williams, J. Thomas - E. Sachse & Co.
    • Date: 1855
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    Map of Forest County, Pennsylvania.

    County cadastral map showing warranty-deed tracts, tract numbers, irregular real-property tracts, landowners' names (primarily in oil-speculation areas), some tract acreages, and route of "Proposed Venango R.R." Hand colored to emphasize township areas. LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined, torn at fold lines, wrinkled, annotated "oil" in lead-pencil in some tracts. Accompanied by cut-out "Phil." newspaper article re new oil deposits dated in lead-pencil script "July ...

    • Contributor: Barnes, Rufus L.
    • Date: 1858
  • Map

    Map of Elk County : [Pennsylvania].

    Cadastral map showing townships, warranty-deed tracts, tract numbers, tract acreages, and initials of warrantees' names. Hand colored to show townships; annotated in blue and purple pencils to outline unidentified land tracts. The creator of this map is the same as the name of the creator (H. A. Pattison) printed on the 1856 version of the same map. Printed in western/eastern segments (sheets). LC copy ...

    • Contributor: Pattison, H. A. - Rease, W. H.
    • Date: 1855
  • Map

    Map of the proposed Lock Haven & Tyrone Rail Road, by J. M. McMinn, Esqr. Civil Engineer.

    Strip map, showing drainage, relief by hachures, cities and towns, roads, and a canal, between the Susquehanna and the Juniata Rivers in Pennsylvania.

    • Contributor: McMinn, J. M. (joseph M.) - Tyrone and Lock Haven Railroad Company - McMinn, J. M.
    • Date: 1858
  • Map

    Map of the three Earls, Lancaster County, Pa. : from actual surveys

    Includes ancillary map of New Holland (Scale 1:7,200). Map includes names of certain residents and properties; borders include illustrations of notable local residences and establishments. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Bridgens, H. F. (henry F.) - Bridgens, H. F.
    • Date: 1855
  • Map

    Map of Westmoreland Co., Pennsylvania : from actual surveys

    General-content county map showing rural buildings and householders' names; Greensburg and Latrobe insets also show real-property tracts and building coverage; Latrobe inset additionally shows landowners' names. Relief shown by hachures. Hand col. to emphasize township boundaries and territories. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1857 by Wm. J. Barker in ... the Western District of Pennsylvania." Originally printed on 4 sheets ...

    • Contributor: Lake, D. J. - Ames, N. S. - Barker, Wm. J. (william J.)
    • Date: 1857
  • Map

    Map of Elk County, Pennsyl'a : 1855

    County cadastral map showing townships, warranty-deed tracts, tract numbers, tract acreages, and initials of warrantees' names. Hand colored to emphasize township areas. "Compiled from the most recent and authentic surveys. Showing the North Line of Elk County as fixed by the State Commissioners ... approved April 27th A.D. 1855." "Copy Right secured." Printed in western/eastern segments (sheets). LC copy imperfect: Shellacked, cracked, fold-lined, cloth ...

    • Contributor: Pattison, H. A. - Rease, W. H. - Wagner & M'guigan
    • Date: 1855
  • Map

    Draft of the Larry's Creek Plank Road, Lycoming County, Penn'a : 18 miles long. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Shows numbered land property tracts (some with owner's name) and the proposed route of the Larry's Creek Plank Road in the Cogan House Valley and in adjacent townships of northern Lycoming County (Pa.). Also shows canal, proposed railroad routes, sawmill locations, and watercourses. LC copy imperfect: Laminated, darkened, mounted on cloth backing, annotated in lead-pencil handwriting. Includes note and unrolled scroll image as a ...

    • Contributor: Larry's Creek Plank Road Company - Kollner, Augustus
    • Date: 1855
  • Map

    Map of Union County, Pennsylvania : entirely from original surveys

    General-content county map also showing rural houses/buildings with householders' names. Relief shown by hachures. Shows road distances in perches. Hand col. to emphasize township boundaries. Originally printed on 2 sheets (now conjoined by cloth backing). LC Land ownership maps, 802 Includes note, key to abbreviations, and ill. Borough/village insets showing lot lines, lot numbers, and buildings: Lewisburg -- Hartleton -- New Columbia -- Mifflinburg ...

    • Contributor: Paschall, Thomas H. - Keily, James - Leonhardt, Theo. (theodore) - Camp, John Henry
    • Date: 1856
  • Map

    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
  • Map

    Map of Butler County, Pennsylvania

    Cadastral maps showing land owners. LC Land ownership maps, 717 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Dunlap, Jas - McKee, Hugh - Scott, David - Maurhoff, E. - Kirker, J. W.
    • Date: 1858
  • Map

    Map of the Mine Hill & Schuylkill Haven R.R. & branches.

    Map of part of Pennsylvania between Schuylkill Haven and Ashland, showing drainage, cities, towns, individual buildings, mines, mills, and the branch rail lines connecting with the Philadelphia Reading & Pottsville R.R.

    • Contributor: P.S. Duval & Co. - Mine Hill and Schuylkill Haven Railroad Company
    • Date: 1857
  • Map

    Map of the township of West Hempfield, Lancaster County Penn'a : from original surveys

    General-content township wall map showing rural buildings and householders' names; the Columbia borough inset shows building coverage and occupants' names. Hand colored to emphasize township and borough boundaries. Originally printed on 2 sheets (now conjoined). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Shellacked, darkened, stained in small areas, mounted on cloth backing. Includes note, inset ...

    • Contributor: Sidney & Neff - Bridgens, H. F. (henry F.) - Moody, Saml - Kuhl, F.
    • Date: 1850
  • Map

    A geological and topographical map of Pennsylvania and New Jersey : compiled from the official reports of the geological surveys and from various other sources public and private

    Relief shown by hachures. "Note: Submitted for correction to J.P. Lesley ... Geological Survey of Pennsylvania." "Entered according to act of Congress ... 1857 by Charles Desilver ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Includes stratigraphic table and geological cross-sections. LC copy shellacked, cracked, missing small internal section, mounted on cloth backing, quartered, and rubber-stamped. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...

    • Contributor: Williams, W. (wellington) - Desilver, Charles - Lesley, J. P. (j. Peter) - Herline & Hensel - Williams, W.
    • Date: 1857
  • Map

    Map representing the route of the Philada. & Erie Rail Road its connections and the mineral lands in its vicinity.

    Detailed map of Pennsylvania and parts of adjacent states indicating major drainage, relief by hachures, state boundaries, county boundaries in Pennsylvania, and major cities. Canals and railroads are annotated in colors. Chartered under the name Sunbury and Erie Railroad on April 3, 1837. Name changed in 1861 to the above. See also entries 571-573.

    • Contributor: Sinclair, Thomas S. - Philadelphia and Erie Railroad
    • Date: 1852
  • Map

    Map of Northumberland County, Pennsylvania : from actual surveys by G.M. Hopkins, Jr., Civil Engineer

    Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1858 by J.A.J. Cummings, Clerk's Office of the District Court of the Eastern District of Penna." LC Land ownership maps, 780 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Hopkins, Griffith Morgan - Cummings, J. A. J. - Cleaver, Kimber
    • Date: 1858
  • Map

    Map of Jefferson Co., Pennsylvania : from county map.

    County cadastral map showing warranty-deed tracts, tract numbers, tract acreages, initials of warrantees' names, irregular real-property tracts, and owners' names. Does not show townships. Hand colored to emphasize county boundary. LC copy imperfect: Use-worn, soiled, torn, taped, missing southeast corner of sheet (including part of cartographic content). Includes inset of eastern extremity and table of "Explanations" (key to abbreviations of warrantees' names). LC Land ...

    • Contributor: Gillespie, D. C. - Rease, W. H.
    • Date: 1857
  • 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
  • Map

    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
  • Map

    Map of Franklin County, Pennsylvania : from actual survey

    General-content county map showing townships, rural buildings, and householders' names; borough insets show buildings and occupants' names; Chambersburg inset shows only buildings. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress by Riley & Hoffman in the year 1858 in the ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Originally printed on 4 sheets (later conjoined). LC copy imperfect: Not "varnished", Copyright Office adhesive registration-number label ...

    • Contributor: Davison, D. H. - Rease, W. H. - Riley & Hoffman
    • Date: 1858
  • Map

    Map of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, with the names of property-holders : from actual surveys

    Shows buildings with landowners' names in rural areas; does not show property boundaries. Relief shown by hachures. Hand col. to identify municipalities (townships, boroughs, cities). "Entered according to Act of Congress in the district court of the eastern district of Penn'a by Sidney & Neff 1851." Printed in NW/NE/SW/SE segments (sheets). LC copy imperfect: Brittle, shellacked, annotated in lead pencil on both sides, missing ...

    • Contributor: Sidney & Neff - McCrea, S. - Moody, S. - Friend & Au
    • Date: 1851
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    Map of M'Kean County, Pennsylvania

    Shows townships (including Shippen Twp., now part of Cameron County), warranty-deed tracts with numbers/warrantees' initials, some real-property tracts with owners' names, and rural buildings with householders' names. Hand col. in red to emphasize township boundaries and large real-property tracts (some designated with the name "Estate"). LC copy imperfect: Brittle, darkened by lamination, halved to enable folding, missing small sections at sheet edges and cut ...

    • Contributor: King, W. K. - Kollner, Augustus
    • Date: 1856
  • Map

    Map of Fayette County, Pennsylvania : from actual surveys

    General-content county map showing rural buildings and householders' names; village insets also show householders' names; borough insets show building coverage. Hand colored to emphasize township boundaries and territories. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1858 by Wm. J. Barker in the ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Originally printed on 4 sheets (later conjoined, still later sectioned to ...

    • Contributor: McLaughlin & Kinter - Barker, Wm. J. (william J.) - Wm. J. Barker & Co.
    • Date: 1858
  • Map

    Map of the Reading & Columbia Rail Road connecting New York via the Jersey Central, Reading and Columbia, with Baltimore and Washington, together with Western R.R. connections to Wheeling and Pittsburg [sic]; ...

    Sketch map of eastern Pennsylvania and northern Maryland indicating the railroad network and the connections with the coal fields. Shows major drainage, cities and towns, and four main coal field areas.

    • Contributor: Kase, S. P. - Reading & Columbia Railroad Company
    • Date: 185?