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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

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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
Additional title: Panther Creek Basin, Carbon and Schuylkill Counties
Names
Geological Survey of Pennsylvania (Publisher)
Lesley, J. P. (J. Peter), 1819-1903 (Creator)
Ashburner, Charles A. (Charles Albert), 1854-1889 (Creator)
Sheafer, A. W. (Arthur Whitcomb), 1856-1943 (Creator)
Hill, Frank A. (Creator)
Winslow, Arthur (Creator)
Moyer, H. I. (Creator)
Hart, Lane S. (Printer)
Lehigh Coal and Navigation Company (Surveyor)
Collection

Maps of North America

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United States (except New York)

States

Pennsylvania

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Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1882 (Questionable)
Place: Harrisburg, Pa.
Publisher: Geological Survey of Pennsylvania
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-5187
Topics
Anthracite coal mines and mining -- Pennsylvania -- Carbon County
Anthracite coal mines and mining -- Pennsylvania -- Schuylkill County
Geology -- Pennsylvania -- Carbon County
Geology -- Pennsylvania -- Schuylkill County
Schuylkill County (Pa.)
Carbon County (Pa.)
Genres
Maps
Geological cross-sections
Diagrams
Notes
Statement of responsibility: 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.
Statement of responsibility: "Constructed from the surveys of the Lehigh Coal and Navigation Company and the Second Geological Survey of Pennsylvania."
Source note: 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.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map on 3 sheets : color ; sheets [66 x 81 cm?]
NYPL Map Div. has Mine sheet no. 1 only
Description
Relief of floor of coal bed shown by contour lines. Displays a local grid system. Includes geologic "Section of Mauch Chunk sheet, Rhume Run Tunnel and Nesquehoning Gap." Oriented with north to the upper right. In upper right margin: Volume 1 of Southern Coal Field mine sheet no. 1. "3 sheets." [ NYPL Map Div. has Mine sheet no. 1 only.]
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 1000386764
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20646225
Folder number: US207.2.01
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5b76fb20-6330-0135-6c5b-5f20823935c3
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1882: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the mines of the Panther Creek Basin in the Southern Anthracite Coal Field in Carbon and Schuykill Counties " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1882. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b7a344d0-47ec-0136-54ee-035eabb3d585

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the mines of the Panther Creek Basin in the Southern Anthracite Coal Field in Carbon and Schuykill Counties " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 13, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b7a344d0-47ec-0136-54ee-035eabb3d585

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1882). Map of the mines of the Panther Creek Basin in the Southern Anthracite Coal Field in Carbon and Schuykill Counties Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b7a344d0-47ec-0136-54ee-035eabb3d585

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Map of the mines of the Panther Creek Basin in the Southern Anthracite Coal Field in Carbon and Schuykill Counties