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  • Map
    Map of the Catawissa, Williamsport & Erie Rail Road; showing its connection with the north and west by the Williamsport and Elmira Rail Road, & its connection with Philada. & New York ... Map of Pennsylvania from Philadelphia north to the New York boundary and west to Williamsport. Shows county boundaries, drainage, coal field, important cities, and the existing and proposed railroads. Chartered in 1835 as the Little Schuylkill and Susequehanna Railroad.
    • Contributor: Kimber, Thomas - Catawissa, Williamsport and Erie Railroad Company
    • Date: 1856
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    Map of Northampton County, Pennsylvania General-content county map also showing rural buildings and householders' names; the Easton borough inset shows principal buildings with identifying names. Also covers surrounding regions including adjacent part of New Jersey (Phillipsburg region). Relief shown by hachures. Hand col. to emphasize township boundaries and areas. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1850 by M.S. Henry in ... the Eastern District of Pennsylvania." ...
    • Contributor: Henry, M. S. - Traubel, M. H. (Morris H.) - Camp, John Henry
    • Date: 1851
  • 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
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    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
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    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 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?
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    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
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    New York and Erie Railroad diagram representing a plan of organization : exhibiting the division of academic duties and showing the number and class of employés engaged in each department : from ... Company organizational diagrammatic map drawn in the form of a branching tree that identifies in its branches all of the functional offices of the railroad by name. Shows railroad trackage branches as straight lines radiating from the central office of the "Gen'l Sup't". The branches extend from New York (State) westward thru northern New Jersey and northern Pennsylvania to Lake Erie. "Published by permission." ...
    • Contributor: McCallum, D. C. (Daniel Craig) - Henshaw, G. H. - New York and Erie Railroad Company
    • Date: 1855
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    Map of Berks County, Pennsylvania : from surveys General-content county map also showing rural buildings and householders' names; the borough insets also show real property (lot lines, some with numbers) and landowners' names. Relief shown by hachures. Hand col. to emphasize township/borough/city boundaries and areas. Prime meridian: Philadelphia. Printed in NW/NE/SW/SE segments (sheets). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Shellacked, darkened, brittle, ...
    • Contributor: Henry, M. S. - Boyer, M. K. - McLellan, David
    • Date: 1854
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    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
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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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    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
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    Map of Adams Co., Pennsylvania Relief shown by hachures. Annotated in ink: underlines and place name changes. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1858 by M.S & E. Converse..." Imperfect: lacking lower left central portion of map Does not include illustration in upper lefthand corner Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Hopkins, Griffith Morgan - M.S. & E. Converse Publishers
    • Date: 1858
  • 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
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    Map of Adams Co., Pennsylvania Exhibition: Maps for an Emerging Nation: Commercial Cartography in Nineteenth-century America, Aug. 8-Oct. 20, 1977, Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1857 by Robert P. Smith..." "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1858 by M.S & E. Converse..." LC Land ownership maps, 697 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...
    • Contributor: Hopkins, Griffith Morgan - Smith, Robert Pearsall - M.S. & E. Converse Publishers
    • Date: 1858
  • 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
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    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
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    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
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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
  • Map
    Barker's map of Washington County, Pennsylvania : from actual surveys
    Map of Washington County, Pennsylvania
    General-content county map also showing rural buildings with householders' names; householders' names also given in the village/borough/city insets. Hand col. to distinguish townships. Originally printed on 2 sheets (east/west, later conjoined). LC copy imperfect: Shellacked, darkened, brittle, quartered. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1855 [sic] by William J. Barker in the ... Western District of Pennsylvania." LC Land ownership maps, ...
    • Contributor: Sherman, James M. - Day, A. R. - Barker, Wm. J. (William J.) - Wm. Schuchman & Bro. Lith
    • Date: 1856
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    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." Originally published in 4 sheets. "Entered according to act of Congress, in the year 1858, by Henry D. Rogers ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Washington D.C. meridian. Includes numerous black-and-white cross-sections. LC copy sectioned to 45 panels. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...
    • Contributor: Rogers, Henry D. (Henry Darwin) - W. & A.K. Johnston Limited - Geological Survey of Pennsylvania - Rogers, Henry D.
    • Date: 1857
  • Map
    [Map of warranty-deed land tracts in the western part of Wyoming County, Pa.] Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Shows warranty-deed tract lines, acreages, warrantees' names, and line dimensions in Windham, Eaton, Monroe, and Lehman townships of Wyoming County, Pa. Some named tracts are designated as "Patented". Some tracts are not named or numbered. The Susquehanna River and Tunkhannock borough are shown at the eastern end of the map. There is no attribution present. Title devised by cataloguer. The map appears to have ...
    • Date: 1850
  • 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
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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
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    Map of Erie County, Pennsylvania : from actual surveys General-content county map also showing rural buildings and householders' names; some borough insets also show real-property tracts, tract numbers, and landowners' names. Hand col. to emphasize township boundaries, township territories, and borough/village insets. LC copy imperfect: Brittle, cracked, shellacked, missing small sections of margin, quartered to enable folding. LC Land ownership maps, 744 Includes statistical tables, ill., and advertisement. Insets: Plan of the city ...
    • Contributor: Chace, J. - McLeran, O. - Moore, Isaac W.
    • Date: 1855