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    Map of Delaware County, Pennsylvania : from original surveys, with the farm limits Shows farm boundaries and landowners' names. Hand colored to emphasize township boundaries and territories. Prime meridian: Washington D.C. Printed in western/eastern segments (sheets). LC copy imperfect: Brittle, greatly darkened, missing many small marginal/internal sections. Includes text, statistical table of township data, and 3 illustrations (one hand colored). LC Land ownership maps, 738 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster...
    • Contributor: Ash, Joshua W. - Kramm, Gustavus - Smith, Robert Pearsall
    • Date: 1848
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    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
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    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
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    Scott's map of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.
    Map of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
    General-content county map also showing rural buildings with householders' names, lot lines in rural subdivisions/villages, and election districts. Relief shown by hachures. Differs from other 1842 ed. in not being hand col., not being shellacked, and in being oriented with north toward the upper right. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the Year 1842 by Jos'a Scott, in the Clerks Office of the...
    • Contributor: Scott, Joshua - Tide Water Canal Company
    • Date: 1842
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    Draught of a part of the York Farm tract situate in Norwegian Township, Schuylkill County : as divided into lots in Aug. 1847 Cadastral map showing some landowners' names. Area covered is now within the city of Pottsville (Pa.). Sheet titles in ink on verso: Yorkville &c. -- Pottsville & Yorkville. Black, brown, and red inks, watercolors, and lead pencil. Torn, fold-lined, and missing sections at corners. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DRM
    • Contributor: Lewis, Samuel
    • Date: 1847
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    A plan of the city and environs of Philadelphia Scale ca. 1:43,000. Facsimile. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1847 by Thomas Fisher ..." Shows names of rural householders. Includes text, statistical data, distance list, and ill. of "Elevation of the State House." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Scull, Nicholas - Heap, George - Faden, William - Fisher, Thomas
    • Date: 1847
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    To the Honourable House of Representatives of the Freemen of Pennsylvania this map of the city and liberties of Philadelphia with the catalogue of purchasers is humbly dedicated by their most obedient ... Scale 1:19,800; 100 perches to an in. Cover title: Reed's map of Phila. "Facsimile of Reeds map reproduced by the anastatic process. 200 copies only printed & the plates destroyed." Cadastral map showing land ownership. Hand colored. In lower left corner of cartouche: G. Worley. Includes inset of "A ground plan of the city of Philadelphia," text, lists of land purchasers, and illustrations. LC...
    • Contributor: Reed, John - Smith, Lloyd P. (Lloyd Pearsall)
    • Date: 1846
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    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