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Title
General map of the anthracite coal fields of Pennsylvania and adjoining counties
Names
Geological Survey of Pennsylvania (Publisher)
Lesley, J. P. (J. Peter), 1819-1903 (Creator)
Ashburner, Charles A. (Charles Albert), 1854-1889 (Creator)
Hart, Lane S. (Printer)
Julius Bien & Co. (Lithographer)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Pennsylvania

Parts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1882
Place: Harrisburg
Publisher: Geological Survey of Pennsylvania
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-5178
Topics
Anthracite coal -- Pennsylvania
Coal mines and mining -- Pennsylvania
Anthracite coal industry -- Pennsylvania -- Statistics
Coal mines and mining
Pennsylvania
Genres
Maps
Thematic maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Second Geological Survey of Pennsylvania ; J.P. Lesley, state geologist ; anthracite district, Chas A. Ashburner, geologist in charge.
Date: "August 1882"--Bottom margin.
Version identification: Differs from similar map. Has overprinting in red to show numbered districts within coal fields keyed to list of collieries.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : color ;73 x 62 cm, on sheet 81 x 65 cm
Description
"Preliminary map, anthracite coal fields. Volume I of southern coal field. Miscellaneous sheet no. II"--Top margin. Includes columnar sections and a list of collieries with production data.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 989163079
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20646216
Folder number: US206.1.02
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6afbe380-537d-0135-36d8-79f9efcba8b0
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

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

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "General map of the anthracite coal fields of Pennsylvania and adjoining counties " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1882. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/e714d4b0-47ec-0136-ea8f-272f786a988f

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "General map of the anthracite coal fields of Pennsylvania and adjoining counties " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 8, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/e714d4b0-47ec-0136-ea8f-272f786a988f

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1882). General map of the anthracite coal fields of Pennsylvania and adjoining counties Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/e714d4b0-47ec-0136-ea8f-272f786a988f

Wikipedia Citation

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General map of the anthracite coal fields of Pennsylvania and adjoining counties