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  • Map
    Plan of Lancaster City; a correct survey of the whole; representing all the streets, lots, roads, lanes, alleys, water courses, extension of water mains & their several calibres, plugs, stop cocks, & ... Scale ca. 1:2,770. Relief shown pictorially. Cadastral map showing lot numbers. "Entered according to the act of Congress in the year 1848, by J. Franklin Reigart, in the clerk's office of the District Court of the United States, in and for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Prominent buildings shown pictorially. Includes text, list of city ordinances, statistical data as of Jan. 1850, and illus....
    • Contributor: Reigart, J. Franklin (John Franklin) - P.S. Duval & Co.
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    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
  • 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 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?
  • 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 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
  • Map
    Map of the water pipes now supplied from Fair Mount Water Works, 1853 Scale not given. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Includes statistical data. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACr2: 650/1; 710/1
    • Contributor: Graff, Frederick - P.S. Duval & Co.
    • Date: 1853
  • 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 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
    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
  • 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 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
    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
  • Map
    Draft of Potter County, Pennsylvania Shows townships, roads, settlements, some property tracts with owners' names, and warranty tracts (numbered). LC copies imperfect: Sun-darkened, fold-lined, copy 1 annotated in black ink to show new settlements (named), copy 1 annotated in brown ink to show new road, copy 2 missing section of sheet at S.E. corner. LC Land ownership maps, 787 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as...
    • Contributor: Land Office of S. Ross - T. Sinclair's Lith
    • Date: 1856
  • 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?
  • Map
    Geological map of the state of Pennsylvania : constructed from original surveys made between 1836 and 1857 Relief shown by hachures. "To accompany the final report on the Geological Survey of the state 1858." "Entered according to act of Congress, in the year 1858, by Henry D. Rogers ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Washington D.C. meridian. LC copies variously torn, taped, and fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 3 copies Vault
    • Contributor: Rogers, Henry D. (Henry Darwin) - W. & A.K. Johnston Limited - Geological Survey of Pennsylvania
    • Date: 1857
  • 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?
  • Map
    View of York, Pa. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 876.2 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: 1852
  • Map
    A map of the county of Pike, Pennsylvania : shewing the location and form of the original surveys with the numbers by which they are designated on the commissioner's books of said ...
    Cross-index to map of Pike County, Pa.
    Shows warrant-deed survey areas (numbered). Hand col. with area tints to show township territories. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Prime meridian: "Meridian of Philadelphia". "Entered according to Act of Congress the 13th day of june 1856 by John T. Cross of the State of Pennsylvania." LC copy imperfect: Halved to enable folding, annotated in black ink "1856" at bottom below author's name,...
    • Contributor: Cross, John T. - Vinten, Charles - Boell, William
    • Date: 1856
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    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 & Aub
    • Date: 1859
  • Map
    Map of Bucks County, Pennsylvania : from surveys General-content county map showing buildings with householders' names in rural areas; also shows householders' names in the borough insets. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1850 by Robert P. Smith in the ... eastern District of Pennsylvania." Originally printed on 4 sheets (later conjoined, still later cut into 3 sheets on cloth backing to enable folding). LC...
    • Contributor: Morris, William E. (William Ellis) - Smith, Robert Pearsall - Morris, William E.
    • Date: 1850
  • 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 a railroad route from Phoenixville to Pinegrove. Map of Pennsylvania between Philadelphia and Harrisburg showing drainage, cities, towns, completed railroads, and the proposed Pinegrove Lancaster R.R. and the Phoenixville Cornwall R.R.
    • Contributor: Pinegrove Lancaster Railroad - Phoenixville Cornwall Railroad
    • Date: 1852