Map Barker's map of Washington County, Pennsylvania : from actual surveys

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Title
Barker's map of Washington County, Pennsylvania : from actual surveys
Other Title
Map of Washington County, Pennsylvania
Contributor Names
Sherman, James M.
Day, A. R. (Surveyor)
Barker, Wm. J. (William J.) (Surveyor)
Wm. Schuchman & Bro. Lith.
Created / Published
North Hector, N.Y. : William J. Barker, 1856.
Subject Headings
-  Washington County (Pa.)--Maps
-  Landowners--Pennsylvania--Washington County--Maps
-  Washington (Washington County, Pa.)--Maps
-  Monongahela (Pa.)--Maps
-  Coal Center (Pa.)--Maps
-  Claysville (Pa.)--Maps
-  West Alexander (Pa.)--Maps
-  Canonsburg (Pa.)--Maps
-  West Middletown (Pa.)--Maps
-  Cross Creek (Pa.)--Maps
-  California (Washington County, Pa.)--Maps
-  Beallsville (Pa.)--Maps
-  Centerville (Washington County, Pa.)--Maps
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Washington County
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Washington (Washington County)
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Monongahela
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Coal Center
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Claysville
-  United States--Pennsylvania--West Alexander
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Canonsburg
-  United States--Pennsylvania--West Middletown
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Cross Creek
-  United States--Pennsylvania--California (Washington County)
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Beallsville
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Centerville (Washington County)
Genre
Maps
Notes
-  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, 816
-  Includes table of business "Statistics of 1850", census statistical table, index of Washington City householders' names, key to abbreviations, ill. of prominent buildings, and embellished border.
-  Street-map insets: Plan of Washington [city] -- Plan of Monongahela City -- Greenfield -- Claysville -- West Alexander -- Canonsburg -- West Middletown -- Cross Creek Village -- California -- Beallsville -- Centreville.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
1 map on 4 sheets : hand col., cloth backing ; 95 x 102 cm., sheets 54 x 68 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3823.W3 1856 .S4
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3823w.la000816
Library of Congress Control Number
2012592223
Online Format
image
Description
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, 816 Includes table of business "Statistics of 1850", census statistical table, index of Washington City householders' names, key to abbreviations, ill. of prominent buildings, and embellished border. Street-map insets: Plan of Washington [city] -- Plan of Monongahela City -- Greenfield -- Claysville -- West Alexander -- Canonsburg -- West Middletown -- Cross Creek Village -- California -- Beallsville -- Centreville. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2012592223
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Chicago citation style:

Sherman, James M, A. R Day, Wm. J Barker, and Wm. Schuchman & Bro. Lith. Barker's map of Washington County, Pennsylvania: from actual surveys. North Hector, N.Y.: William J. Barker, 1856. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2012592223/. (Accessed October 18, 2017.)

APA citation style:

Sherman, J. M., Day, A. R., Barker, W. J. & Wm. Schuchman & Bro. Lith. (1856) Barker's map of Washington County, Pennsylvania: from actual surveys. North Hector, N.Y.: William J. Barker. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2012592223/.

MLA citation style:

Sherman, James M, et al. Barker's map of Washington County, Pennsylvania: from actual surveys. North Hector, N.Y.: William J. Barker, 1856. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/2012592223/>.