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Map of the mines of the Panther Creek Basin in the Southern Anthracite Coal Field in Carbon and Schuykill Counties : showing the shape of the floor of the Mammoth Bed where mined, and its most probable structure in undeveloped areas by contour lines 50 feet apart

Title
Map of the mines of the Panther Creek Basin in the Southern Anthracite Coal Field in Carbon and Schuykill Counties : showing the shape of the floor of the Mammoth Bed where mined, and its most probable structure in undeveloped areas by contour lines 50 feet apart / Second Geological Survey of Pennsylvania, J.P. Lesley, State Geologist ; Anthracite District, Chas. A. Ashburner, geologist in charge ; [geological assistants, A.W. S]heafer, [Frank] A. Hill ; aids, Arthur Winslow, H.I. Moyer.
Author
Geological Survey of Pennsylvania, creator, surveyor, publisher.
Publication
  • [Harrisburg, Pa.] : [Geological Survey of Pennsylvania], [1882?]
  • [Harrisburg, Pa.] : Lane S. Hart, State Printer

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Additional Authors
  • Lesley, J. P. (J. Peter), 1819-1903.
  • Ashburner, Charles A. (Charles Albert), 1854-1889.
  • Sheafer, A. W. (Arthur Whitcomb), 1856-1943.
  • Hill, Frank (Frank A.)
  • Winslow, Arthur.
  • Moyer, H. I.
  • Hart, Lane S.
  • Lehigh Coal and Navigation Company, surveyor.
Description
1 map on 3 sheets : color; sheets [66 x 81 cm?]
Alternative Title
  • Panther Creek Basin, Carbon and Schuylkill Counties
  • Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018). US207.2.01
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Maps.
  • Geological cross-sections.
Note
  • Relief of floor of coal bed shown by contour lines.
  • "Constructed from the surveys of the Lehigh Coal and Navigation Company and the Second Geological Survey of Pennsylvania."
  • Displays a local grid system.
  • Oriented with north to the upper right.
  • "3 sheets."
  • Includes geologic "Section of Mauch Chunk sheet, Rhume Run Tunnel and Nesquehoning Gap."
  • Description based on imperfect copy of Mine sheet no. 1, probably eastern sheet of 3, covering Nesquehoning to Mauch Chunk and the adjacent part of Lehigh River.
  • In upper right margin: Volume 1 of Southern Coal Field mine sheet no. 1.
Indexed In (note)
  • New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division
Call Number
Map Div. 17-5187
OCLC
1000386764
Author
Geological Survey of Pennsylvania, creator, surveyor, publisher.
Title
Map of the mines of the Panther Creek Basin in the Southern Anthracite Coal Field in Carbon and Schuykill Counties : showing the shape of the floor of the Mammoth Bed where mined, and its most probable structure in undeveloped areas by contour lines 50 feet apart / Second Geological Survey of Pennsylvania, J.P. Lesley, State Geologist ; Anthracite District, Chas. A. Ashburner, geologist in charge ; [geological assistants, A.W. S]heafer, [Frank] A. Hill ; aids, Arthur Winslow, H.I. Moyer.
Publisher
[Harrisburg, Pa.] : [Geological Survey of Pennsylvania], [1882?]
Manufacturer
[Harrisburg, Pa.] : Lane S. Hart, State Printer
Cartographic Data
Scale 1:9,600. 800 feet to 1 inch (W 75°49ʹ10ʺ--W 75°44ʹ00ʺ/N 40°52ʹ30ʺ--N 40°50ʹ40ʺ).
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 545, column b, no. 2
Local Note
NYPL Map Div. has Mine sheet no. 1 only. Library copy is imperfect, lacking lower left margin containing part of statement of responsibility, and central part of lower margin containing part of bar scale and possibly date of publication and lithographer.
Source
US207.2.01
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Local Subject
Panther Creek Coal Basin (Pennsylvania) Maps.
Place of Publication
United States Pennsylvania Harrisburg.
Added Author
Lesley, J. P. (J. Peter), 1819-1903.
Ashburner, Charles A. (Charles Albert), 1854-1889.
Sheafer, A. W. (Arthur Whitcomb), 1856-1943.
Hill, Frank (Frank A.)
Winslow, Arthur.
Moyer, H. I.
Hart, Lane S., printer.
Lehigh Coal and Navigation Company, surveyor.
Research Call Number
Map Div. 17-5187 [Filed with Pa. parts, Panther Creek Basin]
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