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Title
Manuscript survey maps of various parts of New Jersey
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

New Jersey

Whole

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1701 - 1763
Place: New Jersey
Table of Contents
29262. Saml. Devenports mapp of his tract by Allinstown, 1752 (survey of land near Allentown, New Jersey, by order of James Alexander) -- 29263. Isaac Watson resurvey, 1724 (survey of the Isaac Watson Plantation, Hamilton Township, New Jersey, near the Delaware River, by order of James Alexander) -- 29264. Return of land joyning to Thorns being a tract (?) in company Edmd. Beakes, Thoms. Middleton & Ab. Tilton (1741/2, survey of land near Crosswicks Creek and Doctors Creek, New Jersey, by order of James Alexander) -- 29292. Return of three tract of pineland & meadow, 2 on ye So. Branch of Matodicunk, ye other on ye No. Branch of Tom's River, 1739-40 (signed by) Edmd. Beakes, Depty. Surr. -- 29293. Copy of the return of Joseph Borden's survey of a cedar swamp (in the Eastern Division of New Jersey, signed by William Embly, 1717) -- 29303. Jos. Kirkbrid's 1250 acre trakt, Clark Rodman's 632 acres: mapps (in Morris County, New Jersey, 1716) -- 29327. Saml. Devenports tract as ye same was protracted by Jos. Decow, 1752 (survey of land of Samuel Davenport signed by Joseph DeCow) -- 29347. Saml. Devenports draught & survey (survey of land of Samuel Davenport near Allentown, New Jersey, by order of James Alexander, 1752) -- 29359. John Biddle's survey of 219 acres in Morris County, 1752 (survey of John Biddle's land in Greenwich, Morris County (now in Warren County), by order of James Alexander) -- 29378. John Biddle's survey of 472 acres in Morris County, 1752 (survey of John Biddle's Land in Greenwich, Morris County (now in Warren County), by order of James Alexander) -- 29406. Mahlon Wright's draft of 86 acres (survey of land owned by Mahlon Wright on Doctors Creek, no date) -- 29433. Coppy of M. Stacys survey, 1300 acres (survey of Mahlon Stacy's lands and William Reed's plantation, in Mercer County, New Jersey, no date) -- 29434. James Freese's mapp of his lott bot. of John Hendixson, 1761 (on Pennington Road, in Mercer County, New Jersey) -- 29437. Draught of Gidion's Bickerdike lott (along Hopewell Road and Pennytown Road, probably near Hopewell Township in Mercer County, New Jersey, 1756) -- 29450. Charls Reed's survey & draught of his bank lott at the fishing place, 1763 (on the Delaware River) -- 29451. Saml. Devenport & Elizath. Robbins draughts & survey of there land near Allinstown (on Doctors Creek near Allentown, New Jersey, 1752) -- 29481. Draught of 1855 acres lying up Assunpink, 1751 (Mercer County, New Jersey) -- 29482. Draught of 8 3/4 acres of land survey'd on ye North Branch of Tom's River for a saw mill (1735) -- 29518. Jon. Jewel's draught for 105 of land sold to Skank (in Amwell Township, Hunterdon County, May 5, 1752) -- 29519. Benjn. Field's surveys (of 1701 and 1702 for Governor (Andrew) Hamilton and Benjamin Field by William Embly for land in Amwell Township) -- 29532. Coll. John Bryerly's draught of 1437 acres conted Jany. 2d, 1734 (surveyed by Edmund Beakes in July 1751) -- 29533. Jon. Biddle's draught on Assunpink, 1755 -- 29555. A plan of 8 acres land survey'd 23d Octr. 1727, for Willm. Cox -- 29556. Draughts of land in Amwell in Hunterdon, Ocbr. 27th 1752 -- 29557. M. Stacy 1000 a. (survey of Mahlon Stacy's lands near Assunpink, along Little Shabakunk Creek or Five Miles River, no date).
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div.++ 14-1365 (atlas cases)
Topics
New Jersey
Genres
Maps
Maps
Manuscript maps
Surveys
Notes
Content: Arranged numerically by dealer's inventory identification numbers; each sheet numbered in pencil with unique dealer inventory number
Content: Scales differ (W 75°33ʹ--W 73°54ʹ/N 41°21ʹ--N 38°55ʹ)
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: Maps on 25 sheets : manuscript ; sheets 40 x 45 cm or smaller
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
Barcode: 33433089024933
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19605260
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c08acb00-e1fe-0132-51b0-58d385a7b928
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1701: Created (Approximate)
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Manuscript survey maps of various parts of New Jersey" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1701 - 1763. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c08acb00-e1fe-0132-51b0-58d385a7b928

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Manuscript survey maps of various parts of New Jersey" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 14, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c08acb00-e1fe-0132-51b0-58d385a7b928

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1701 - 1763). Manuscript survey maps of various parts of New Jersey Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c08acb00-e1fe-0132-51b0-58d385a7b928

Wikipedia Citation

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Manuscript survey maps of various parts of New Jersey