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  • 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
    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 Philadelphia County : constructed by virtue of an act of the Legislature of Pennsylvania passed 19th March 1816 Scale 1:79,200; 1 1/4 miles to an in. Hand colored. LC copy annotated in pencil. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Reference meridian: Washington. Shows land owners' names in rural areas. LC Land ownership maps, no. 783 Includes "Remarks, statistical and geological" and "Statistical table." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Melish, John - Tanner, Vallance, Kearny & Co.
    • Date: 1819
  • Map
    Map of Chester County, Pennsylvania : from original surveys General-content county map also showing rural buildings and householders' names; larger real-property tracts with owners' names shown only in West Chester borough inset. Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridian: Washington D.C. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1847 by S.M. Painter & J.S. Bowen ... in and for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Hand col. to emphasize township boundaries and territories....
    • Contributor: Bowen, John S. - Yeager, E. (Edward)
    • Date: 1847
  • Map
    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. Third issue. 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
    • Date: 1687
  • Map
    New official map of Forest County, Pa. Landownership map showing townships, warranty-deed tracts/numbers, real-property tracts with owners' names, acreages, roads, and railways. Titles on sheet and on cover are identical; cover title printed in gilt on front panel. "Copyright, 1895 by F.F. Whittekin." Sheet originally folded in paperboard cover 18 x 13 cm. (before lamination and mounting). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes...
    • Contributor: Whittekin, F. F. - Forest County (Pa.)
    • Date: 1895
  • Map
    [Land ownership map of the William Bingham estate in northwestern Pennsylvania]. From the William Bingham estate maps. Annotated in ink and watercolor to show land ownership. Philadelphia meridian. LC copy stained and lacks sections along fold lines. LC copy has label annotated in ink on verso: N.W. Pennsylvania. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no.: 17-82 Vault
    • Contributor: Bingham, William
    • Date: 1800
  • Map
    E. Sugar Creek, Bradford Co. Covers lands of the William Bingham estate surveyed by John Adlum. Shows land ownership, lots, boundaries, numbers, dimensions, and acreages. Title from label affixed to verso. From the William Bingham estate maps. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Stained and lacks small interior sections. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no.: 17-82 Vault
    • Contributor: Adlum, John - Bingham, William
    • Date: 1790
  • Map
    Topographical map of the coal and iron ore lands of the Cambria Iron Company adjacent to their iron & steel works, Johnstown, Pa. Scale 1:21,600; 1800 ft. to 1 in. Hand colored. Relief shown by contours. Shows mine entries and workings. Includes 3 cross sections, 4 "Columnar sections showing coal measures at Johnstown, Sonman & Bennington," and inset "Map showing the geology of Cambria and adjoining counties ... " with cross section. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR
    • Contributor: Fulton, John - Cambria Iron Company - Julius Bien & Co.
    • Date: 1876
  • Map
    Map of Potter Co., Penna. : from recent and actual surveys and official records Shows townships, boroughs, post-offices, warranty-deed tracts with numbers/acreages/warrant-holders' initials, real-property tracts with owners' names, and rural buildings with householders' names. "Entered according to act of Congress by F.W. Beers, 1893." Originally printed on 4 sheets (later conjoined to form 1 sheet, now sectioned to 6 sheets). LC copy imperfect: Use-worn, torn at sheet edges. LC Land ownership maps, 788 Includes text (historical) and key...
    • Contributor: Beers, F. W. (Frederick W.) - Crosby, W. A. - J.W. Vose & Co. - Beers, F. W.
    • Date: 1893
  • Map
    [Land ownership map of the William Bingham estate in northeastern Pennsylvania Relief shown by hachures. Base map title: A map of the stat[e] of Pennsylva[nia] / by Reading Howel[l] MDCCXCII. From the William Bingham estate maps. Annotated in ink and watercolor to show land ownership. Includes ill. around cartouche and annotated index of landowners. LC copy has label annotated in ink on verso: Pennsylvania. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a...
    • Contributor: Adlum, John - Bingham, William - Howell, Reading
    • Date: 1793
  • Map
    A map of the original warrants of portions of Warren & Forest counties : carefully compiled from the original drafts and warrants ... of the Department of Internal Affairs of Pennsylvania Shows original warranty survey tracts, tract acreages, assignees' names, dates of assignment, types of tract survey points (post, pole, tree species, etc.), streams, and county boundaries. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1881 by John Gardiner C.E. in the Office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington." Printed in northern/southern segments (sheets). LC sheets imperfect: Fold-lined, torn at fold lines. LC...
    • Contributor: Gardiner, John - Pennsylvania. Department of Internal Affairs
    • Date: 1881
  • 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
    Map of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania : from original surveys General-content county map also showing buildings in rural areas and householders' names; some borough insets also show relief with contours, real-property tracts, landowners' names, and building coverage. Hand col. to emphasize township and borough areas. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Differs from other 1862 ed. in having a low-angle "View of Allentown Pa." in the lower margin. "Entered according to Act of...
    • Contributor: Aschbach, G. A. - Traubel, M. H. (Morris H.)
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    Scott's map of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.
    Map of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
    Relief shown by hachures. General-content county map also showing rural buildings with householders' names, lot lines in rural subdivisions/villages, and election districts. Differs from other 1842 ed. in being hand col. to show townships and in having normal north-at-top orientation. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the Year 1842 by Jos'a Scott, in the Clerks Office of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Printed...
    • Contributor: Scott, Joshua - Tide Water Canal Company
    • Date: 1842
  • Map
    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 & Aub - Wagner & M'guigan
    • Date: 1858
  • Map
    Map of McKean Co., Pennsylvania : from actual surveys and official records Shows townships, warranty-deed tracts with numbers/acreages/warrantees' initials, some real-property tracts with owners' names, and rural buildings with householders' names. Former wall map. Hand col. to distinguish townships. Printed in NW/NE/SW/SE segments. LC copy imperfect: Brittle, shellacked, strongly darkened, cracked, missing small internal sections, hemmed in cloth at outer edges. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes distance...
    • Contributor: D.G. Beers & Co. - Beers, D. G. (Daniel G.) - Goodhue, J. H. - Bourquin, F. (Frederick) - Worley & Bracher
    • Date: 1871
  • Map
    Map of Doylestown borough, Bucks County Pa. : from special surveys and other data, under the direction of the publisher Borough cadastral map showing all buildings, lot lines/numbers, land subdivison names, and landowners' names. Hand colored to indicate extent of subdivisions. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1874 by Samuel Geil in the Office of the Librarian of Congress, Washington." LC copy imperfect: Use-worn, very brittle, fold-lined, torn at sheet edges/fold lines, missing small sections of margins, missing section of cartographic...
    • Contributor: Geil, Samuel - Bourquin, F. (Frederick) - Worley & Bracher
    • Date: 1874
  • Map
    Fac-simile of Holmes-map of the province of Pennsylvania : with the names of the original purchasers from William Penn, begun in 1681. Shows rural landholders' names and lots in the Philadelphia region. Alternate title at top: A map of the improved part of the province of Pennsylvania in America : begun by William Penn, proprietor and governor thereof, anno 1681. Facsim. "Reproduced from the original in the Philadelphia Library by the anastatic process." Original version: A map of the province of Pennsilvania : containing the three...
    • Contributor: Holme, Thomas - Smith, Lloyd P. (Lloyd Pearsall) - Greene, Robert - Thornton, John
    • Date: 1687
  • 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 oil fields of Warren and Forest counties, Pennsylvania. Cadastral map showing warranty-deed tracts, tract numbers, tract acreages, real-property tracts, landowners' names (including names of oil companies), pipelines, roads, and railways. Covers the oil property speculation region but does not show specific oil fields or oil wells. Hand col. to emphasize township areas and county boundaries. "Copyright, 1882, by J.L. Smith." LC Land ownership maps, 812 Available also through the Library of Congress...
    • Contributor: Smith, John L.
    • Date: 1882
  • Map
    Map of Forest Co., Pennsylvania
    Irwin's map of Forest County, Penna.
    Landownership map showing townships, property tracts, tract numbers, acreages, landholders' names, existing railroads, and proposed railroads. Hand col. to show township areas and county boundary. Publisher's map list in cover. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 2004-27
    • Contributor: Irwin, R. - J.L. Smith Co.
    • Date: 1881
  • Map
    A map of Wayne & Pike counties, Pennsylvania : shewing the situations & forms of the warrantee tracts, with the numbers by which the respective tracts are distinguished in the maps & ... Shows warrantee tract lines and tract numbers. Hand colored to show county and township boundaries. Prime meridian: Philadelphia. "Entered according to Act of Congress the 7th day of April, 1814, by Jason Torrey of the state of Pennsylvania." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined, mounted on cloth backing. Accompanied by text/index book: An...
    • Contributor: Torrey, Jason - Rakestraw, Joseph
    • Date: 1814
  • Map
    A Plan of the Durham lands on the River Delaware in Bucks Cou[nty] : to be sold at public vendue on the premisses the 3rd day of May 1773. Covers township of Durham, Bucks County, Pa. Cadastral map showing lots, lot numbers, and prices. Hills, forges, mansion-house, and major trees shown pictorially. Title in lower margin in ink. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Watermarks: IV, L, [fleur-de-lis over blank cartouche]. At top: Whole amount, 8,484 acres & 52 per. LC copy trimmed, stained, fold-lined, annotated in ink on recto to give...
    • Date: 1773
  • 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