Special List 29: List of Selected Maps of States and Territories
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560. [Map of] The Province of New Jersey Divided into East and West, commonly called The Jerseys. Second Edition with considerable improvements. Engraved & Published by Wm. Faden, Charing Cross, December 1st, 1778. 1 inch to ca. 7 miles. 33 x 26. Published. Counties, towns, roads, mills, forts, line dividing "the Jerseys" established in 1743, Keith's Line of 1687, and names of some residents. Also shows parts of present States of New York, Pennsylvania, Delaware, and Maryland. Filed as Ref. Coll.: New Jersey, 1774- 1778. 561. A Map of the State of New Jersey. [1812.] 1 inch to 4 miles. 41 x 28.5. Published. Counties (boundaries in color), towns, roads, mills, forges, civil divisions within counties, and names of some residents. Statement "To His Excellency Joseph Bloomfield, Governor, the Council and Assembly of the State of New Jersey, this Map is respectfully inscribed by William Watson, Gloucester County, September 25, 1812." Filed as RG 77: US 18 (SF). 562. Map of New Jersey and Pennsylvania Exhibiting the Post Offices, Post Roads, Canals, Rail Roads, &c. By David H. Burr (Late Topographer to the Post Office) . . . . 1 inch to 10 miles. 4 sections, each 19 x 25.5. Published. Also shows county boundaries (but not names), mileages between post offices, and parts of adjoining States. Filed as RG 28: Burr Atlas, 4. 563. [Map of] New Jersey . . . Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1841, by T. Gordon, in the Clerks Office of the District Court of New Jersey. Reduced from T. Gordon's Map. 1 inch to ca. 12 miles. 18 x 14. Published. Counties, towns, roads, railroads, and canals. State is shaded orange. Filed as Ref. Coll.: New Jersey, 1841. 564. [Map of New Jersey issued by the U.S. Geological Survey in 1913 and reprinted in 1915.] 1 inch to ca. 8 miles. 25.5 x 21. Published. County names and boundaries, towns and cities, steam and electric railroad lines, and drainage features. Noted: "Advance sheet. Subject to corrections." Filed as RG 57: Published State Maps, New Jersey, 1915. 565. Post Route Map of the State of New Jersey showing post offices with the intermediate distances on mail routes in operation on the 1st of April, 1915. 1 inch to ca. 4 miles. 46 x 33. Published. Frequency and types of mail service, discontinued post offices, counties, towns, railroads, physical features, and parts of adjoining States. Post routes in color to show frequency of service. Filed as RG 28: State Maps, New Jersey, 1915. See also entries 601 in New York and 738, 741-745 in Pennsylvania.Please note: This web version may differ from other versions.