Map Map of Bedford County, Pa. Copy 1

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Title
Map of Bedford County, Pa.
Contributor Names
Walker, Edward L. (Surveyor)
G.F. Schuchman & Co.
Created / Published
[Pittsburgh?] : E.L. Walker, 1861.
Pittsburgh : G.F. Schuchman & Co., practical lithographers.
Subject Headings
-  Bedford County (Pa.)--Maps
-  Landowners--Pennsylvania--Bedford County--Maps
-  Landowners--Pennsylvania--Bedford--Maps
-  Real property--Pennsylvania--Bedford--Maps
-  Bedford (Pa.)--Maps
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Bedford County
Genre
Maps
Notes
-  General-content county map showing rural buildings and householders' names; some insets (including Bedford) show real-property tracts (lots), building coverage, and owners' names.
-  Hand colored to show township areas.
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  "Entered according to Act of Congress in the ... Western District of Penn'a, July 8th 1861, by Edward L. Walker."
-  LC copy imperfect: Shellacked, darkened, rubber-stamped, water-stained in margins.
-  Includes 1861 county statistical table, local business directories, stratigraphic "Columnar section", 10 borough/village insets, illustrations of prominent buildings/residences, and printer's advertisement.
-  LC Land ownership maps, 707
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  2 copies
Medium
1 map on 4 sheets : mounted on cloth backing, hand colored ; 102 x 106 cm, sheets 59 x 77 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
G3823.B4 1861 .W3
G3823.B4 1861 .W3 Copy 2 Also trimmed, fold-lined, annotated in ink.
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3823b.la000707
Library of Congress Control Number
2012592155
Online Format
image
Description
General-content county map showing rural buildings and householders' names; some insets (including Bedford) show real-property tracts (lots), building coverage, and owners' names. Hand colored to show township areas. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the ... Western District of Penn'a, July 8th 1861, by Edward L. Walker." LC copy imperfect: Shellacked, darkened, rubber-stamped, water-stained in margins. Includes 1861 county statistical table, local business directories, stratigraphic "Columnar section", 10 borough/village insets, illustrations of prominent buildings/residences, and printer's advertisement. LC Land ownership maps, 707 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2012592155
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Walker, Edward L, and G.F. Schuchman & Co. Map of Bedford County, Pa. [Pittsburgh?: E.L. Walker, . Pittsburgh: G.F. Schuchman & Co., practical lithographers, 1861] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2012592155/. (Accessed May 25, 2017.)

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Walker, E. L. & G.F. Schuchman & Co. (1861) Map of Bedford County, Pa. [Pittsburgh?: E.L. Walker, . Pittsburgh: G.F. Schuchman & Co., practical lithographers] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2012592155/.

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Walker, Edward L, and G.F. Schuchman & Co. Map of Bedford County, Pa. [Pittsburgh?: E.L. Walker, . Pittsburgh: G.F. Schuchman & Co., practical lithographers, 1861] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/2012592155/>.