Bird's-eye view of Titusville, PA

Titusville--1871.jpg

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Title

Bird's-eye view of Titusville, PA

Description

Looking northwest, major streets and features of a town whose growth was driven by America's first oil boom during the 1860s. Oil Creek is in the foreground, and the Oil Creek Rail Road is shown running south toward the oil region--although by this date the boom was over for Titusville

Creator

Ruger, A.

Publisher

Chicago Lithographing Company

Date

1871

Contributor

Cooper, Ken

Source

Library of Congress: http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3824t.pm008600

Format

jpeg, 1.1 MB

Type

Map

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Map

Physical Dimensions

22 x 26 in.