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    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
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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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    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
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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
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    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
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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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    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
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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
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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. to distinguish townships. LC copy imperfect: Brittle, darkened by lamination, quartered (later conjoined), annotated in lead pencil, missing small sections at edges and cut lines. Includes ill. of rampant eagle at head of title. LC ...

    • Contributor: King, W. K. - Kollner, Augustus
    • Date: 1857
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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. "Copyright: Entered, according to Act of Congress, in the year eighteen hundred and ninety, by C.I. Heydrick and L.P. Hancock, in the office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington." Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...

    • Contributor: Heydrick, C. I. - Hancock, L. P.
    • Date: 1890
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    Lloyd's map of the Great Oil Region of Allegheny River, Cherry & Cherry-Tree runs, and Pithole Creek : in Cornplanter, Cherry-Tree & Allegheny townships, Venango County, Pennsylvania

    Shows real-property tracts, owners' names, oil-well locations, and oil-well operators' names. Hand col. to emphasize property tract lines and township boundaries. Relief shown by hachures. Personal signature in ink script at lower margin: J.T. Lloyd. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1864 by J.T. Lloyd in ... the Southern District of the State of New York." Available also through the Library ...

    • Contributor: Lloyd, James T.
    • Date: 1864
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    Survey of the President, Porcupine, and Redfield Petroleum Co.'s lands : containing in all 8,400 acres situate in President and Pinegrove townships, Venango County, Pennsylvania

    Hand col. to distinguish the land tracts owned by the 3 oil companies. Also shows oil wells (1 of which is dated "Sep't 1st 1864"), warranty tract numbers, names of landowners of adjacent tracts, and proposed railroad. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Darkened by lamination, missing small sections of margins, rubber-stamped, trimmed.

    • Contributor: T. & J. Slator, C.E. - Waters-Son (firm)
    • Date: 1864