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2 edition of Historical map of Pennsylvania found in the catalog.

Historical map of Pennsylvania

P. W. Sheafer

Historical map of Pennsylvania

showing the Indian names of streams, and villages, and paths of travel; the sites of old forts and battle-fields; the successive purchases from the Indians; and the names and dates of counties and county towns; with tables of forts and proprietary manors.

by P. W. Sheafer

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Published by Historical Society in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pennsylvania -- Atlases and maps

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination26 p. :
    Number of Pages26
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16970376M

    For land and trackage owned by the Pennsylvania Railroad Company, the State Archives holds a series of 49 microfilm rolls, filmed in by the Penn Central, entitled: Real Estate Maps and Atlases (#RRV through ) {#m}. Map of the county, including the various districts and townships prior to consolidation. View in Resource Browser Source: Map Collection, Free Library of Philadelphia.

    Old maps of Pennsylvania on Old Maps Online. Discover the past of Pennsylvania on historical maps. DOT > Projects & Programs > Planning > Maps > County Type 10 Historic. Begin Main Content Area County Type 10 Maps (Historic) Adams County: Help keep people safe in their communities and on Pennsylvania's roads. Government that Works. Rebuild public infrastructure to meet 21st century challenges and needs.

    General-content county map showing townships, rural buildings, and householders' names; borough insets show buildings and occupants' names; Chambersburg inset shows only buildings. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress by Riley & Hoffman in the year in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Originally printed on 4 sheets (later conjoined). Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.: Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, FHL book A3bw This and the following book often provide comments about the value of the source being described. Wilkinson, Norman B. Bibliography of Pennsylvania History. 2d ed. Harrisburg, Pa.: Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission,


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Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission Pennsylvania State Archives. RG Records of the Land Office Series Records of the Board of Canal Commissioners Map Books, View Canal Maps.

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