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Acts of Assembly concerning the Lancaster, Elizabethtown and Middletown Turnpike Road

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo13647
Corporate Author
Pennsylvania. General Assembly.
Date of Publication
1893.
Call Number
625.71 E43
Corporate Author
Pennsylvania. General Assembly.
Place of Publication
Lancaster, Pa
Publisher
Printed by John Baer,
Date of Publication
1893.
Physical Description
17 p. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Highway law - Pennsylvania.
Roads - Pennsylvania.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Book
Call Number
625.71 E43
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An Act for making an artificial road from the city of Philadelphia to the borough of Lancaster

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo19235
Date of Publication
1807]
Call Number
388.1 P 544 1807
Place of Publication
[Philadelphia?
Publisher
s.n.,
Date of Publication
1807]
Physical Description
22 p.
Notes
Note on title page: John Price, [?] 1/2 square from Rail Road
Shaw & Shoemaker,
Subjects
Roads - Pennsylvania.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Rare Books
Call Number
388.1 P 544 1807
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An early road petition

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Author
Diffenderffer, Frank Ried,
Date of Publication
1906
AN EARLY ROAD PETITION. It is hardly necessary for me to say to this audience that the earliest roads used by the first settlers in this country were probably the paths trav- ersed by the Indians in going to and fro over the country, and that when real wagon roads were "laid out," as it was called
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Responsibility
by F. R. Diffenderffer, Litt.D.
Author
Diffenderffer, Frank Ried,
Place of Publication
Lancaster, Pa
Publisher
Lancaster County Historical Society,
Date of Publication
1906
Physical Description
[145]-156 p. ; 23 cm.
Series
Journal of the Lancaster County Historical Society ; v. 10, no. 5
Subjects
Roads - Pennsylvania
Lancaster County (Pa.) - History.
Contained In
Journal of the Lancaster County Historical Society. Volume 10, number 5 (1906), p. 145-156Lancaster History Library - Journal974.9 L245 v.10
Documents

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The beginnings of artificial roads in Pennsylvania

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo3320
Author
Landis, Charles Israel,
Date of Publication
1919
OF PUBLIC ROADS OCCASIONED BY A PETITION TO ASSEMBLY FOR A TURNPIKE-ROAD FROM PHILADELPHIA TO WRIGHTS- FERRY ON SUSQUEHANNA, HUMBLY ADDRESSED TO THE TRUE FRIENDS OF PENNSYLVANIA. Having long observed, with real concern, that our Inattention to the Im- provement of Public Roads and other Inland
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Responsibility
by Hon. Charles I. Landis.
Author
Landis, Charles Israel,
Place of Publication
Lancaster, Pa
Publisher
Lancaster County Historical Society,
Date of Publication
1919
Physical Description
99-107 p. ; 23 cm.
Series
Journal of the Lancaster County Historical Society ; v. 23, no. 6
Subjects
Roads - Pennsylvania
Contained In
Journal of the Lancaster County Historical Society. Volume 23, number 6 (1919), p. 99-107Lancaster History Library - Journal974.9 L245 v.23
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Bicycle map, Lancaster County : a guide to bicycling, walking & transit

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Corporate Author
Steve Spindler Cartography (Firm)
Date of Publication
[2004]
Call Number
974.815 LACO 513
Alternate Title
Lancaster County bicycle map
Responsibility
map produced for Lancaster County, Pennsylvania ; cartography--Steve Spindler Cartography ; design--Peter Volz Design ; project management--Toole Design Group.
Corporate Author
Steve Spindler Cartography (Firm)
Place of Publication
[Lancaster, Pa.]
Publisher
Lancaster County Planning Commission,
Date of Publication
[2004]
Physical Description
1 map : col. ; 64 x 67 cm., folded to 22 x 10 cm.
Notes
Bicycling conditions shown on road-map base.
Relief shown by shading.
"December 2004."
"Information on this map is accurate as of June 2004."
Title from panel.
Includes text, distance/travel-time table, and col. ill.
Text, directory of bicycle shops, and col. ill. on verso.
Maps on verso: City of Lancaster -- Transit map, Lancaster city routes -- County routes.
Subjects
Bicycle trails - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County - Maps.
Bicycle trails - Pennsylvania - Lancaster - Maps.
Bicycle stores - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County - Maps.
Bus lines - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County - Maps.
Bus lines - Pennsylvania - Lancaster - Maps.
Roads - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County - Maps.
Hiking - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County - Maps.
Additional Corporate Author
Peter Volz Design (Firm)
Toole Design Group.
Lancaster County Planning Commission.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Map
Call Number
974.815 LACO 513
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Braddock's Road and three relative papers

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Author
Hulbert, Archer Butler,
Date of Publication
1903.
Call Number
973.26 B986
Responsibility
by Archer Butler Hulbert ; with maps and illustrations.
ISBN
0404034241
Author
Hulbert, Archer Butler,
Place of Publication
Cleveland, Ohio
Publisher
The A.H. Clark Company,
Date of Publication
1903.
Physical Description
213 p., [8] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 27 cm.
Series
Historic highways of America ;
Notes
Series title also at head of t.-p.
Large paper edition.
Subjects
Braddock's Campaign, 1755.
Roads - United States.
United States Highway 40.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Book
Call Number
973.26 B986
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The Bridgeport and Horseshoe Turnpike

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo3733
Author
Barnes, Horace Richards.
Date of Publication
1938
The Bridgeport and Horseshoe Turnpike By HORACE R. BARNES, LL.D. "HORSE-SHOE ROAD" According to Ellis and Evans, "the old 'Horse-Shoe Road' was laid out in 1738," to meet the need of a road from Lancaster to the "Coventry Iron- Works" on French Creek, Chester County, "with a branch to Reading
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Responsibility
by Horace R. Barnes, LL.D.
Author
Barnes, Horace Richards.
Place of Publication
Lancaster, Pa
Publisher
Lancaster County Historical Society,
Date of Publication
1938
Physical Description
[201]-208 p. ; 23 cm.
Series
Journal of the Lancaster County Historical Society ; v. 42, no. 8
Subjects
Bridgeport and Horseshoe Turnpike (Lancaster, Pa.)
Roads - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Lancaster County (Pa.) - Transportation.
Contained In
Journal of the Lancaster County Historical Society. Volume 42, number 8 (1938), p. 201-208Lancaster History Library - Journal974.9 L245 v.42
Documents

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Bridges, roads, and turnpikes collection

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Call Number
MG-183, Archives South
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Physical Description
4 cubic ft.
Summary
Collection of materials relating to and documenting the bridges, roads and turnpikes of Lancaster County. Includes orders, agreements, proposals, bond coupons and certificates, sketches, contract, payments, receipts, correspondence, Supreme Court decision, lists of stockholders, dedication materials, blank stock certificates, assessments, minutes, and dividend books.
Rights
May not be photocopied.
Notes
Finding aid available at LancasterHistory.org.
Subjects
Bridges - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Toll bridges - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Roads - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Toll roads - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Tolls - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Contracts - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Stockholders.
Stocks - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Business records - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Letters.
Location
Lancaster History Archive - Manuscript Group
Call Number
MG-183, Archives South
Websites
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A brief history of the turnpikes of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo18222
Date of Publication
1964.
Call Number
388.122 M989
Responsibility
compiled by Richard W. Musser,
Place of Publication
Photocopy
Date of Publication
1964.
Physical Description
17 leaves : map , 28 cm.
Notes
"Presented to American Vecturist Assocition, 16th annual convention, August 8-9, 1964.
Subjects
Toll roads - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Roads - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Lancaster County
Call Number
388.122 M989
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A century of education Cross Roads School, 1893-94--1993-94

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Author
Herr, Dorcas Weaver.
Date of Publication
1994
Call Number
370 H564
Responsibility
Dorcas Weaver Herr
Author
Herr, Dorcas Weaver.
Place of Publication
Ephrata, Pa
Publisher
Published by the author
Date of Publication
1994
Physical Description
195 p. ill. 22 cm.
Subjects
Cross Roads School (Earl Township, Lancaster County, Pa.)
Education - Pennsylvania - Earl (Lancaster County : Township)
Schools - Pennsylvania - Earl (Lancaster County : Township)
Location
Lancaster History Library - Lancaster County
Call Number
370 H564
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