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  • Valley Forge encampment, Dec. 19, 1777 to June 18, 1778.

    Scale ca. 1:8,200. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Relief shown by form lines. Shows "Discontinued roads" and "Recent roads." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1928
  • Copy of a sketch of the Monongahela, with the field of battle,

    Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and pencil. Relief shown by hachures. In this map the name Ohio R. ou la belle rivière is applied also to the Allegheny. The words "direction of" have been inserted in pencil between "By" and "an Indian." "No. 28." Includes notes. On verso: John Montresor. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault ...

    • Contributor: Montrésor, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1755
  • The Philadelphia of to-day, the world's greatest workshop : America's largest home city with more home owners than any other city in the world /

    Alternate title: Philadelphia showing improved water front : population in 1908, 1,550,000, 225th anniversary of the founding of Philadelphia, 1683-1908. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Panorama. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 831.1 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text. AACR2: 651/1

    • Contributor: Littig (W. T.) & Co. - Philadelphia. Executive Committee of Founders' Week
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1908
  • This plan of the city of Philadelphia and its environs (showing the improved parts) /

    Relief shown by hachures. Also shows all buildings, names of wharves and landings along the Delaware riverbank, wooded areas, and tract lines beyond the city borders. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy halved for folding, mounted on cloth backing, and edged with blue-and-white cloth border. Wheat & Brun no. 468. Includes notes, index to points ...

    • Contributor: Hills, John - Cooke, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1796
  • 1st. & 2d. position of that part of the army engaged on the 19th Sept. 1777. 3d & 4th postn. Sept. 19.

    Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and pencil on tracing paper. Believed to be part of the Battle of Paoli, usually dated Sept. 20, 1777. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1343 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 650/1

    • Contributor: Wangenheim, Friedrich Adam Julius Von
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • United States property on the Gettysburg battlefield

    Scale 1:12,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 351.9 "Number 256" is in the upper left corner. Hand-colored and annotated blueprint showing lands "Conveyed by the Gettysburg Battlefield Memorial Association," lands "purchased by the U.S.G.B. Commission and the G.N.P. Commission," and the land devoted to the National Cemetery. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster ...

    • Contributor: Gettysburg National Military Park Commission
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1898
  • 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
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1881
  • Topographical plan & profile of the Philadelphia and Reading Rail Road. J. Knight. Sc.

    Topographic strip map of part of Pennsylvania from Mahanoy Mountain along Schuylkill River to Philadelphia. The line was chartered on December 5, 1833, and was completed in 1839. The entire line was opened on July 13, 1842.

    • Contributor: Osborne, R. (Richard Boyce) - Philadelphia & Reading Railroad Co. - Osborne, R.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1838
  • Chambersburg, Pennsylvania, burned by rebel cavalry July 30th 1864.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 749 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2

    • Contributor: Fowler, T. M. (Thaddeus Mortimer) - Moyer, James - Fowler, T. M.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1894
  • Bradford, McKean County, Pennsylvania, 1895.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 739 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2

    • Contributor: Fowler, T. M. (Thaddeus Mortimer) - Moyer, James - Fowler, T. M.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1895
  • Gettysburg Battlefield. Battle fought at Gettysburg, Pa. July 1st, 2d & 3d 1863 by the Federal and Confederate armies commanded respectively by Genl. G. G. Meade and Genl. Robert E. Lee.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Cover title: Gettysburg Battlefield directory, with index. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 324.2 Includes "Plan of the soldiers national cemetary." Accompanied by: Gettysburg Battlefield directory; index to military organizations. 139-151 p. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2

    • Contributor: Bachelder, John (John Badger) - Geo. H. Walker & Co. - Bachelder, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Map of Fayette Co. Pa.

    General-content county map showing rural buildings and householders' names. Hand colored to emphasize township boundaries. Relief shown by hachures. No date of publication or statement of attribution is present. Originally printed on 4 sheets (later conjoined). LC copy imperfect: Missing small section of lower border, torn at edges, halved. Includes embellished border (fruits, flowers, leaves). LC Land ownership maps, 746 Available also through the ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1858
  • 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 & Au - Wagner & M'Guigan
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1858
  • Battle of Gettysburg, Penna. Showing positions held 1st and 3rd July 1863.

    This map of the battlefield at Gettysburg juxtaposes locations of various units on the first and third days of the three-day battle. Most of the fighting on July 1st seems to have taken place to the northwest of the town of Gettysburg, while that on July 3rd is concentrated to the southeast.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Gettysburg, Pennsylvania 1888.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 780 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus., index to points of interest, and views. AACR

    • Contributor: Fowler, T. M. (Thaddeus Mortimer) - Downs, A. E. (Albert E.) - Fowler, T. M.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1888
  • Battle of Gettysburg, July 1, 1863. First day. General position of troops, 2 to 3.30 p.m.

    Scale 1:23,400 (1950 feet to the inch). LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 327.5 No. "II" in the upper right margin. Map of the environs of Gettysburg showing troop and artillery positions, roads, houses and names of residents, relief by contour lines at intervals of 20 feet and spot heights, woodland, the Gettysburg & Hanover R.R., and drainage. Description derived from published bibliography. Available ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 19??
  • The battle of Gettysburg, revised 1951, February 1948. /

    Relief shown by hachures. Indicates troop positions and movements, roads, railroad, drainage, principal points of interest, and a suggested tour route. In its Gettysburg National Military Park, Pennsylvania. Government Printing Office, 1959. Insert: Cavalry battlefield, 4 x 3 cm. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 352.1 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1959
  • Waynesburg, Greene County, Pennsylvania, 1897.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 870 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2

    • Contributor: Fowler, T. M. (Thaddeus Mortimer) - Moyer, James - Fowler, T. M.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1897
  • Map of Somerset County, Pa. /

    General-content county map showing rural buildings and householders' names; the Somerset and Berlin insets show real-property tracts (lots), building coverage, and owners' names. Hand col. to emphasize township boundaries, township territories, and inset maps. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the ... Western District of Penna., Sept. 6th 1860, by Edward L. Walker." LC copy imperfect: Brittle, darkened, trimmed ...

    • Contributor: Walker, Edward L. - G.F. Schuchman & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1860
  • 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.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1858
  • Map of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania : from original surveys /

    General-content county map also showing buildings in rural areas and householders' names; some insets also show relief with contours, real-property tracts, landowners' names, and building coverage. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Differs from other 1862 ed. in not having a low-angle view of Allentown at the bottom margin. "Entered according to Act of Congress by G.A. Aschenbach in the year 1962 in ...

    • Contributor: Aschbach, G. A. - Traubel, M. H. (Morris H.)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • McDonald, Washington County, Pennsylvania 1897.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 798 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2

    • Contributor: Fowler, T. M. (Thaddeus Mortimer) - Moyer, James - Fowler, T. M.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1897
  • 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.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1858
  • Map of Harrisburg City, Dauphin Co. Pa. /

    City street map showing ward boundaries, ward names, and principal buildings. Oriented with north toward the upper left. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1901 by G.M. Boyd in the office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington, D.C." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Torn at left margin, removed from ...

    • Contributor: Boyd, G. M. (Guy Mortimer) - Cowden, M. - Harrisburg (Pa.). City Engineer - Boyd, G. M.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1901
  • Peckville, Lackawanna County, Pa. 1892.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 824 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2: 100; 700/1; 700/2

    • Contributor: Fowler, T. M. (Thaddeus Mortimer) - Downs, A. E. (Albert E.) - Moyer, James - Fowler, T. M.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1892