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Geological and topographical map of the anthracite fields of Pennsylvania

Title
Geological and topographical map of the anthracite fields of Pennsylvania / constructed from original explorations and instrumental surveys conducted by Henry D. Rogers, state geologist ; topographical assistants, J.P. Lesley, A.A. Dalson, W.B. Rogers, Jr. ; W. & A.K. Johnston, Edinr.
Author
Rogers, Henry D. (Henry Darwin), 1808-1866
Publication
[Harrisburg?] : [Geological Survey of Pennsylvania?], 1858.

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CartographicSupervised use Map Div. 17-5180Schwarzman Building - Map Division Room 117

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Additional Authors
  • Lesley, J. P. (J. Peter), 1819-1903
  • Dalson, A. A.
  • Rogers, William Burton, 1809-1882
  • Geological Survey of Pennsylvania, issuing body.
  • W. & A.K. Johnston Limited, engraver.
Description
1 map : color; 64 x 177 cm
Alternative Title
Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018). US206.1.04
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Maps.
  • Geological maps.
Note
  • Relief shown by hachures.
  • Covers an area of the state from Harrisburg in the southwest to Carbondale in the northeast.
  • Shows 3 categories of "coal measures," umbral, vespertine, railroads, tunnels, mines, section lines, and populated places.
  • Oriented with north to the upper right.
  • "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1858 by Henry D. Rogers in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the United States in and for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania."
Indexed In (note)
  • New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division
Call Number
Map Div. 17-5180
OCLC
855047127
Author
Rogers, Henry D. (Henry Darwin), 1808-1866, creator, surveyor.
Title
Geological and topographical map of the anthracite fields of Pennsylvania / constructed from original explorations and instrumental surveys conducted by Henry D. Rogers, state geologist ; topographical assistants, J.P. Lesley, A.A. Dalson, W.B. Rogers, Jr. ; W. & A.K. Johnston, Edinr.
Publisher
[Harrisburg?] : [Geological Survey of Pennsylvania?], 1858.
Cartographic Data
Scale approximately 1:115,000 (W 76°59ʹ--W 75°24ʹ/N 41°35ʹ--N 40°13ʹ).
Type of Content
cartographic image
Type of Medium
unmediated
Type of Carrier
sheet
Indexed In:
New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 7, page 637, column b, no. 7
Source
US206.1.04
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Place of Publication
United States Pennsylvania Harrisburg.
Added Author
Lesley, J. P. (J. Peter), 1819-1903, surveyor.
Dalson, A. A., surveyor.
Rogers, William Burton, 1809-1882, surveyor.
Geological Survey of Pennsylvania, issuing body.
W. & A.K. Johnston Limited, engraver.
Research Call Number
Map Div. 17-5180
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