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  1. Item 2596: Draft of the Great Coal Mine Near Mauch Chunk
    Lehigh Coal and Navigation Company Records

    This schematic shows a draft of the great Coal-Mine near Mauch Chunk exhibiting the various branches of the Rail-road leading from it and the situation of the workings on the 18 of July 1827. The different benches of the mine were measured along the direction of the dotted line F.M. and were found as follows. Bench D at F is the upper surface of the coal when measured. Bench C.C.C. at G is 10 feet below F. Bench B at H is 15 feet below G. the mine then gradually descends to I. Bench A on floor of the mine is 18 feet below I. The descent is the gradual from K to L. Bench marked N at M is 39 feet above L.
    1 map ; 46 x 58 cm. 1827
  2. Item 1685: Plot of the Village of Lausanne: Northhampton County, Pennsylvan...
    Lehigh Coal and Navigation Company Records

    This map shows a plot of the village of Lausanne in Northampton County, Pennsylvania at the head of the Lehigh Navigation from Childs & Inman's Press. The lands and railroad of the Mauch Chunk Company are displayed.
    1 map ; 43 x 56 cm. 1831
  3. A defence of the Lehigh Coal and Navigation Company, from the assaults made...
    This work is a compilation of essays by Honestas created in order to defend the Lehigh Coal and Navigation Company from the verbal attacks made upon it by a person who refers to himself as "X." Throughout these essays, Honestas works to discredit "X" and expose his reasons for attacking the credibility of the company, which Honestas states as being "...to create alarm...lower the price of Stock and Loan, and profit from the panic..." (Preface).
    66 p. : fold. map ; 22 cm. 1840
  4. Item 2747: Map of the Proposed Railroad From the Old Tunnel to the Lehigh N...
    Lehigh Coal and Navigation Company Records

    This map shows a map of the proposed railroad from the old tunnel to the Lehigh Navigation together with the return track.
    1 map : linen ; 38 x 94 cm. 1843
  5. Item 941: Map of Beaver Meadow Shipping Port
    Lehigh Coal and Navigation Company Records

    This map shows the Beaver Meadow Shipping Port with towing path, bridge, dwellings, and railroad track.
    1 map ; 30 x 47 cm. 1849
  6. Item 12: Map of the Borough and Township of Mauch Chunk, 1854
    Lehigh Coal and Navigation Company Records

    This large map shows a map of the Borough & Township of Mauch Chunk including plans of Nesquehoning, Summit Hill, the borough of Tamaqua, and the coal works of the Lehigh Coal & Navigation Company. Included in the top left corner of the map are two manuscript illustrations depicting the Mansion House of George Esser and the Superintendent's residence.
    1 map ; 150 x 112 cm. 1854
  7. Item 17: Geographical and Topographical Map of the Anthracite Fields of Pen...
    Lehigh Coal and Navigation Company Records

    1 map ; 178 x 99 cm. 1858
  8. Item 13: Wall Map of Northampton County (on Roller)
    Lehigh Coal and Navigation Company Records

    This wall map contains a complete map of Northampton county, divided and color coded by township, as well as smaller inserts provided detailed maps of cities and towns. Included with many of the city maps are business directories. In each corner of the map are illustrations of the Masonic Hall, Northampton Street, Farmer's and Mechanic's Institute, and the Glanz and Kuebler's Lager Beer Brewery and Vaults, all located in Easton, Pa.
    1 map : linen ; 150 x 147 cm. 1860
  9. Report of the board of managers of the Ironton Railroad Company to the stoc...
    This report, presented by the President and Board of Managers of the Ironton Railroad Company to the stockholders, details the organization of the Ironton Railroad Company and its current projects. Also included is the Act to incorporate the Ironton Railroad Company, the Supplement to the Act, and the by-laws of the company. These documents provide the company with guidelines with regards to land ownership, the creation of branches, ownership of mines and quarries, and toll charges.
    21 p. : map : 22 cm. 1861
  10. Second annual report of the board of managers of the Ironton Railroad Compa...
    The second annual report of the Ironton Railroad Company, presented by the President and Board of Managers to the stockholders in 1862, details the business of the Road and Mines of the Company in 1861. Charts detailing the amount of ore mined and the amount of ore, coal and limestone being transported over road are included, showing an increase in business for the year 1861.
    7 p. ; 22 cm. 1862
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