Map of Blair County, Pennsylvania : from special surveys


Map of Blair County, Pennsylvania

Item Information

Title:
Map of Blair County, Pennsylvania : from special surveys
Creator:
Freed, Isaac G.
Creator:
Barnes, Rufus L.
Creator:
Geil & Freed
Creator:
Thos. S. Wagner's Lith
Name on Item:
by Geil & Freed ; colored & mounted by R.L. Barnes.
Date:
1859
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Boston Public Library
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center
Collection (local):
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center Collection
Subjects:
Landowners--Pennsylvania--Blair County--Maps
Cities and towns--Pennsylvania--Blair County--Maps
Villages--Pennsylvania--Blair County--Maps
Real property--Pennsylvania--Altoona--Maps
Real property--Pennsylvania--Hollidaysburg--Maps
Real property--Pennsylvania--Tyrone--Maps
Blair County (Pa.)--Maps
Altoona (Pa.)--Maps
Hollidaysburg (Pa.)--Maps
Tyrone (Pa.)--Maps
Places:
PennsylvaniaBlair (county)Altoona
PennsylvaniaBlair (county)Hollidaysburg
PennsylvaniaBlair (county)Tyrone
Publisher:
Philadelphia : Geil & Freed
Notes:
General-content county map also showing buildings in rural areas, householders' names, and forested areas; real-property tracts, lot numbers, and building coverage also are shown in all the town/village insets (but esp. for Altoona, Hollidaysburg, and Tyrone).
Relief shown by hachures.
Hand col. to emphasize township boundaries and territories.
At foot of statement of attribution: Published by the authors.
"Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1859 by Isaac G. Freed in the ... Eastern District of Penn'a."
Originally printed on 4 sheets.
Includes business directories, table of road distances, and ill. of principal buildings.
Town and village insets: Altoona -- Hollidaysburg and Gaysport -- Fostoria -- Collinsville -- Frankstown -- Newry -- Charlotteville -- Davidsburg -- Tyrone City -- Williamsburg -- Martinsburg -- Freedom -- Tipton -- Claysburg -- Foot of Ten, Temperanceville, Duncansville.
Extent:
1 map : hand col., cloth backing ; 138 x 111 cm.
Scale:
Scale [1:42,240]. 1 1/2 in. to the mile
Language:
English
Identifier:
06_01_010930
Call #:
G3823.B6 1859 .G45
Barcode:
39999065679365
LCCN:
2012590183
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