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Title
Geological and topographical map of the anthracite fields of Pennsylvania
Names
Rogers, Henry D. (Henry Darwin), 1808-1866 (Surveyor)
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)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Pennsylvania

Parts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1858
Place: Harrisburg?
Publisher: Geological Survey of Pennsylvania?
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-5180
Topics
Anthracite coal -- Pennsylvania
Coal mines and mining -- Pennsylvania
Geology -- Pennsylvania
Anthracite coal
Coal mines and mining
Geology
Pennsylvania
Genres
Maps
Geological maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: 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.
Statement of responsibility: "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."
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : color ; 64 x 177 cm
Description
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.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 855047127
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20646218
Folder number: US206.1.04
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ad770b10-5373-0135-79ff-089c8a03dee3
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1808: Creator Born
  • 1858: Issued
  • 1866: Creator Died
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Geological and topographical map of the anthracite fields of Pennsylvania " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1858. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ca33fa40-875e-0135-5cf6-7fb9356dede1

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Geological and topographical map of the anthracite fields of Pennsylvania " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 24, 2024. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ca33fa40-875e-0135-5cf6-7fb9356dede1

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1858). Geological and topographical map of the anthracite fields of Pennsylvania Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ca33fa40-875e-0135-5cf6-7fb9356dede1

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Geological and topographical map of the anthracite fields of Pennsylvania