Map Map of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania : from original surveys Copy 1

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Title
Map of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania : from original surveys
Contributor Names
Aschbach, G. A.
Traubel, M. H. (Morris H.), 1820-1897.
Created / Published
[Allentown] : G.A. Aschbach C.E., 1862
Contents
Borough and village insets (titles abbreviated): Borough of Allentown -- Millerstown -- Borough of Emaus [sic] -- Fogelsville -- New Texas -- Steinsville -- Germansville P.O. -- Borough of Catasauqua -- Lehigh Valley Iron Works and Copley Station -- Saegersville -- Guthsville -- Schnecksville P.O. -- Ironton & vicinity -- Trexlertown -- Orefield and the Orefield mines -- Slatedale P.O. late Labarsville -- Hokendauqua -- Slatington and the adjacent slate quarries -- Siegersville P.O. -- Coopersburg -- Friedensville and the zinc mines -- Bethlehem and vicinity -- Centre Valley.
Subject Headings
-  Lehigh County (Pa.)--Maps
-  Landowners--Pennsylvania--Lehigh County--Maps
-  Cities and towns--Pennsylvania--Lehigh County--Maps
-  Villages--Pennsylvania--Lehigh County--Maps
-  Post office buildings--Pennsylvania--Lehigh County--Maps
-  Real property--Pennsylvania--Allentown--Maps
-  Real property--Pennsylvania--Bethlehem--Maps
-  Real property--Pennsylvania--Catasauqua--Maps
-  Real property--Pennsylvania--Hokendauqua--Maps
-  Real property--Pennsylvania--Slatington--Maps
-  Allentown (Pa.)--Maps
-  Allentown (Pa.)--Aerial views
-  Bethlehem (Pa.)--Maps
-  Catasauqua (Pa.)--Maps
-  Hokendauqua (Pa.)--Maps
-  Slatington (Pa.)--Maps
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Lehigh County
Genre
Maps
Cadastral maps
Notes
-  General-content county map also showing buildings in rural areas and householders' names; some borough insets also show relief with contours, real-property tracts, landowners' names, and building coverage.
-  Hand col. to emphasize township and borough areas.
-  Relief shown by hachures and spot heights.
-  Differs from other 1862 ed. in having a low-angle "View of Allentown Pa." in the lower margin.
-  "Entered according to Act of Congress by G.A. Aschenbach in the year 1862 in ... the eastern District of Pennsylvania."
-  Former wall map originally printed on 4 sheets (later conjoined).
-  LC Copy 1 imperfect: Brittle, sectioned to 6 large panels to enable folding.
-  Includes text (historical), notes, table of road distances, statistical table (1860 census), ill. of industries/businesses/residences, and low-angle view of Allentown borough.
-  LC Land ownership maps, 766
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  4 copies
Medium
1 map : hand col., cloth backing ; 115 x 145 cm., folded to 53 x 88 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3823.L6 1862 .A7
G3823.L6 1862 .A7 Copy 2 Shellacked, sectioned to 6 sheets on cloth backing, annotated in ink on cloth backing "Lehigh" and "Lehigh (Pa.)".
G3823.L6 1862 .A7 Copy 3 Shellacked, sectioned to 6 sheets on cloth backing, hemmed at outer edges, paper handwritten label "Lehigh Co. Penna." affixed to cloth backing.
G3823.L6 1862 .A7 Copy 4 On 4 sheets; not hand colored (black-and-white); all illustrations in margins trimmed off; annotated in ink handwriting at foot of title "Received from G.A. Aschbach, May 1866, with PO's marked by [words illegible]"; post-office locations numbered and underlined in red pencil on all sheets; encapsulated.
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3823l.la000766
Library of Congress Control Number
2012592186
Online Format
image
Description
General-content county map also showing buildings in rural areas and householders' names; some borough insets also show relief with contours, real-property tracts, landowners' names, and building coverage. Hand col. to emphasize township and borough areas. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Differs from other 1862 ed. in having a low-angle "View of Allentown Pa." in the lower margin. "Entered according to Act of Congress by G.A. Aschenbach in the year 1862 in ... the eastern District of Pennsylvania." Former wall map originally printed on 4 sheets (later conjoined). LC Copy 1 imperfect: Brittle, sectioned to 6 large panels to enable folding. Includes text (historical), notes, table of road distances, statistical table (1860 census), ill. of industries/businesses/residences, and low-angle view of Allentown borough. LC Land ownership maps, 766 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 4 copies
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2012592186
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Aschbach, G. A, and M. H Traubel. Map of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania: from original surveys. [Allentown: G.A. Aschbach C.E, 1862] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2012592186/. (Accessed June 27, 2017.)

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Aschbach, G. A. & Traubel, M. H. (1862) Map of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania: from original surveys. [Allentown: G.A. Aschbach C.E] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2012592186/.

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Aschbach, G. A, and M. H Traubel. Map of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania: from original surveys. [Allentown: G.A. Aschbach C.E, 1862] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/2012592186/>.