Cummings' map of Columbia and Montour counties, Penn'a


Cummings' map of Columbia and Montour counties, Penn'a

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Title:
Cummings' map of Columbia and Montour counties, Penn'a : from actual surveys
Title (alt.):
Map of Columbia and Montour counties, Penn'a
Creator:
Cummings, J. A. J.
Creator:
Hopkins, Griffith Morgan, Jr
Creator:
Wagner, T. S. (Thomas S.)
Name on Item:
by G.M. Hopkins, J'r, civil engineer.
Date:
1860
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Boston Public Library
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center
Collection (local):
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center Collection
Subjects:
Landowners--Pennsylvania--Columbia County--Maps
Landowners--Pennsylvania--Montour County--Maps
Cities and towns--Pennsylvania--Columbia County--Maps
Cities and towns--Pennsylvania--Montour County--Maps
Villages--Pennsylvania--Columbia County--Maps
Villages--Pennsylvania--Montour County--Maps
Real property--Pennsylvania--Bloomsburg--Maps
Real property--Pennsylvania--Berwick--Maps
Real property--Pennsylvania--Danville--Maps
Columbia County (Pa.)--Maps
Montour County (Pa.)--Maps
Bloomsburg (Pa.)--Maps
Berwick (Pa.)--Maps
Danville (Pa.)--Maps
Places:
PennsylvaniaColumbia (county)Berwick
PennsylvaniaColumbia (county)Bloomsburg
PennsylvaniaMontour (county)Danville
Publisher:
Chillisquaque, Pa. ||Phil'a [Philadelphia] : Published by J.A.J. Cummings,||Engraved & printed by T.S. Wagner.
Notes:
General-content county map showing townships, rural buildings, and householders' names; the borough insets show real-property tracts (lots), building coverage, and owners' names.
Hand colored to emphasize township boundaries, township areas, and boroughs.
Distances between road junctions are shown in perches.
Relief shown by hachures.
"Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1860 by J.A.J. Cummings in the ... Eastern District of Penn'a."
Originally printed on 4 sheets (later conjoined).
Includes text, note, local business directories, and illustrations of prominent buildings.
Borough/village insets: Bloomsburg -- Rohrsburg -- Washingtonville -- New Media -- Ruperts -- Centreville -- Light Street -- Benton -- Berwick -- Espy -- Roaring Creek or Slabtown -- Orangeville -- Buckhorn -- Danville -- Jerseytown -- Mifflinville -- Catawissa -- Limestoneville -- White Hall -- Mooresburg.
Extent:
1 map : hand colored ; 140 x 146 cm
Scale:
Scale 1:42,240. 1 1/2 inches per mile
Language:
English
Identifier:
06_01_010938
Call #:
G3823.C7 1860 .C86
Barcode:
39999065679274
LCCN:
2012590210
Terms of Use:
No known copyright restrictions.
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