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  • Map
    Map of the early settlements of Delaware County, Penna. Shows landholders' names and townships (ca. 1790) as after the separation of Delaware County from Chester County in 1789. Does not show boundary lines of real-property tracts. Removed from textual publication: Smith, George, 1804-1882. History of Delaware County, Pennsylvania, 1862. LC classification: F157.D3 S6. Originally designed to fold to 23 x 13 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a...
    • Contributor: Smith, George - Ashmead, Henry Buckley - Bowen & Co.
    • Date: 1790
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    Womelsdorf, Pennsylvania. Aerial view of borough in Berks County. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Water-stained in upper margin at left, browned on verso, annotated in lead pencil on verso. PM3
    • Contributor: Bailey & Moyer
    • Date: 1898
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    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
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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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    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 1899 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.
    • Date: 1899
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    Archbald, Lackawanna County, Pa. 1892. Perspe tive map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 733 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus. and index to points of interest. AACR2
    • Contributor: Fowler, T. M. (Thaddeus Mortimer) - Downs, A. E. (Albert E.) - Moyer, James - Fowler, T. M.
    • Date: 1892
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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 Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, with the names of property-holders : from actual surveys Shows buildings with landowners' names in rural areas; does not show property boundaries. Relief shown by hachures. Hand col. to identify municipalities (townships, boroughs, cities). "Entered according to Act of Congress in the district court of the eastern district of Penn'a by Sidney & Neff 1851." Printed in NW/NE/SW/SE segments (sheets). LC copy imperfect: Brittle, shellacked, annotated in lead pencil on both sides, missing...
    • Contributor: Sidney & Neff - McCrea, S. - Moody, S. - Friend & Aub
    • Date: 1851
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    [Preliminary sketch of the battle of Gettysburg showing troop positions, July 2, 1863]. Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Title and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil (some col.) on 2 sheets pasted together, forming an irregularly shaped sheet of tracing paper, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H159 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Includes notes. In pencil on verso:...
    • Date: 1863
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    Battle of Gettysburg : showing the position of the two contending armies during the first, second & third of July 1863. "Lith. of W. Boell ... Phil." Includes explanatory letter dated Aug. 24, 1863 from T. Detterline to Benjamin Wrigley. Maps show troop positions, roads, railroads, rivers and names of residents. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's Archives Research Services department for more information. Two of the maps are sketches furnished by "Genl. J.R. [i.e....
    • Contributor: Boell, William - Detterline, T. - Frey, J. C. - Trimble, Isaac - Wrigley, Benjamin
    • Date: 1863
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    Elizabeth and West Elizabeth, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 1897. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 770 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2: 100; 700/1
    • Contributor: Fowler, T. M. (Thaddeus Mortimer) - Moyer, James - Fowler, T. M.
    • Date: 1897
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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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    Birds eye view of the city of Titusville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania 1871. Perspective map not drawn to scale. "Looking north east." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 860 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ill. and index to points of interest. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 710/1
    • Contributor: Ruger, A. - Chicago Lithographing Co.
    • Date: 1871
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    Cornwall ore bank, map and sections. Scale 1:2,400; 200 ft. to 1 in. Relief shown by hachures. Shows buildings, excavations, and survey lines. Includes 5 cross sections. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 650/1
    • Contributor: Shunk, W. F. - Lehman & Bolton, Lith
    • Date: 1873
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    St. Mary's, Elk County, Pennsylvania, 1895. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 841 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.
    • Date: 1895
  • Map
    Map of the battlefield of Gettysburg. July 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 1863 Scale 1:12,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 326 New edition 1883, Positions of troops compiled by John B. Bachelder, 1876. This edition lacks any statement of publication, printing, or engraving. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Description derived from published bibliography.
    • Contributor: Bachelder, John (John Badger) - Bachelder, John
    • Date: 1863
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    Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania. Designed as general-content county pocket map folding into cover. Shows houses and householders' names in rural areas. Relief shown by hachures. "Longitude east from Washington." Oriented with north toward the upper right. LC copy imperfect: Trimmed, mounted on paper with cloth backing, annotated in lead pencil, missing cover. LC Land ownership maps, 790 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a...
    • Contributor: Tanner, Henry Schenck
    • Date: 1830
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    Map of one square mile or 1/25 of the battlefield of Gettysburg Scale ca. 1:2400. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 351.4 At top of map: No. 3; Culp's Hill. Map title, legend, and a brief account of the "Work completed on United States property on this square by the Gettysburg National Park Commission," signed by E. B. Cope, Engineer, is attached to the map in the lower left corner. Detailed map of Culp's Hill, with...
    • Contributor: Gettysburg National Military Park Commission
    • Date: 1898
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    Map of Northampton Co., Pennsylvania : from actual surveys General-content county map also showing rural buildings and householders' names; the borough insets show real-property tracts (lots), owners' names, and building coverage; the village insets show houses and householders' names. Relief shown by hachures. Hand col. to emphasize township/borough boundaries and areas. "Entered according to Act of Congress by H. & C.T. Smith in the year 1860 in the ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania."...
    • Contributor: Hopkins, Griffith Morgan - Smith, Gallup & Co.
    • Date: 1860
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    Irwin, Pennsylvania 1897. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 793 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.
    • Date: 1897
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    Apollo, Armstrong County, Pennsylvania 1896. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 732 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.
    • Date: 1896
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    Map of the Battle of Gettysburg showing positions held July 1st & 3rd 1863. In this image Sneden compares troop locations during the first day of the battle with those on the third day. One obvious observation is that the Confederate forces have succeeded in pushing the Union line back to the more easily held hills south of the town.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863-07-01
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    [Base map of Pennsylvania]. Shows names of counties, major cities and towns, rivers, and a lake. Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil on tracing linen, sectioned in 3, and mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H207 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 1893
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    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
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    Map of Allegheny Co., Pennsylvania : from actual surveys General-content county map showing relief, roads, railroads, place-names, buildings in rural areas, and householders' names in rural areas. Relief shown by hachures. Also covers the Pittsburgh metropolitan area. Former wall map hand col. to emphasize boundaries of minor civil divisions (cities, boroughs, townships). "Entered according to Act of Congress by H. & C.T. Smith in the year 1862 in ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania."...
    • Contributor: Beers, S. N. - Beers, F. W. (Frederick W.) - Prindle, A. - Smith, Gallup & Hewitt - F. Bourquin & Co. - Worley & Bracher
    • Date: 1862