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Miscellaneous References and Mentions

While our initial data about Chambersburg came from various goverment sources (GNIS, US Census, FIPS), we also found mention of Chambersburg in various books, maps and other sources. When we find a mention, a fact or snippet, we add that information to our Gazetter.

We've created the following list to keep track of the sources that proved useful in adding to our knowledge about Chambersburg. We hope that they will be useful to you.

Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895)
Published by Rand McNally & Co.

A note taken from the Shipper's Guide for Chambersburg:
Services available in 1895: had a Post Office, a Railroad Station, a Express Office

Map of the Lincoln Highway (1915-1916)

North American Railroad Atlas - Northeast
Written by: Walker, Mike
Published by RailfanDepot, 2020
(Available from

Rand McNally Map of Pennsylvania (1911)
Published by Rand McNally & Co.

Shell Oil Road Map for Pennsylvania (1956)
Published by Shell Oil Company

We found Chambersburg in these Censuses: 2010-1990. See our Census Page for Chambersburg for more information.

Both the GNIS and FIPS databases contain entries for Chambersburg. See our Misc Page for Chambersburg for more information.

The official website for Chambersburg:

The official website for Franklin County:

The official website for State of Pennsylvania:


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