Map Topographical map of Jersey City, Hoboken, and the adjacent country : describing minutely the courses of rivers and brooks, the township and original patent lines, railways, turnpike, carriage and bridle roads, the present farm boundaries with the names of their proprietors : a correct plan of public grounds and gentlemen's country seats, the position of farm houses, forests, swamps, and marshes, showing a complete view of the face of the country

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Title
Topographical map of Jersey City, Hoboken, and the adjacent country : describing minutely the courses of rivers and brooks, the township and original patent lines, railways, turnpike, carriage and bridle roads, the present farm boundaries with the names of their proprietors : a correct plan of public grounds and gentlemen's country seats, the position of farm houses, forests, swamps, and marshes, showing a complete view of the face of the country
Contributor Names
Douglass, L. F.
Sherman & Smith.
Created / Published
Jersey City [N.J.] : Published by the Author, 1841.
Subject Headings
-  Jersey City (N.J.)--Maps
-  Hoboken (N.J.)--Maps
-  Bergen (Jersey City, N.J.)--Maps
-  Hudson County (N.J.)--Maps, Topographic
-  Real property--New Jersey--Jersey City--Maps
-  Real property--New Jersey--Hoboken--Maps
-  Real property--New Jersey--Hudson County--Maps
-  Landowners--New Jersey--Jersey City--Maps
-  Landowners--New Jersey--Hudson County--Maps
-  Land grants--New Jersey--Jersey City--Maps
-  Land grants--New Jersey--Hudson County--Maps
-  United States--New Jersey--Jersey City
-  United States--New Jersey--Hoboken
-  United States--New Jersey--Jersey City--Bergen
-  United States--New Jersey--Hudson County
Notes
-  Shows cadastral and topographic data (land tracts with proprietors' names) in unurbanized areas.
-  Relief shown by hachures and rock drawings.
-  Also covers Hudson County (excluding Bayonne).
-  Oriented with north toward the upper right.
-  Sheet quartered in order to fold.
-  LC copy imperfect: Darkened, brittle, missing small sections along edges/fold lines, stained so as to have white spots, rubber-stamped, annotated in blue crayon, adhesive label affixed, annotated in ink on cloth backing "VI No3".
-  Includes text, inset of "The town of Bergen as laid out by the Commissioners in 1764" [now part of Jersey City], and ill.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
1 map : on cloth backing ; 86 x 141 cm., folded to 51 x 77 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3814.J5 1841 .D6
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.gmd/g3814j.la002340
Library of Congress Control Number
2009584237
Online Format
image
Description
Shows cadastral and topographic data (land tracts with proprietors' names) in unurbanized areas. Relief shown by hachures and rock drawings. Also covers Hudson County (excluding Bayonne). Oriented with north toward the upper right. Sheet quartered in order to fold. LC copy imperfect: Darkened, brittle, missing small sections along edges/fold lines, stained so as to have white spots, rubber-stamped, annotated in blue crayon, adhesive label affixed, annotated in ink on cloth backing "VI No3". Includes text, inset of "The town of Bergen as laid out by the Commissioners in 1764" [now part of Jersey City], and ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
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Douglass, L. F, and Sherman & Smith. Topographical map of Jersey City, Hoboken, and the adjacent country: describing minutely the courses of rivers and brooks, the township and original patent lines, railways, turnpike, carriage and bridle roads, the present farm boundaries with the names of their proprietors: a correct plan of public grounds and gentlemen's country seats, the position of farm houses, forests, swamps, and marshes, showing a complete view of the face of the country. [Jersey City N.J.: Published by the Author, 1841] Map. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2009584237/.

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Douglass, L. F. & Sherman & Smith. (1841) Topographical map of Jersey City, Hoboken, and the adjacent country: describing minutely the courses of rivers and brooks, the township and original patent lines, railways, turnpike, carriage and bridle roads, the present farm boundaries with the names of their proprietors: a correct plan of public grounds and gentlemen's country seats, the position of farm houses, forests, swamps, and marshes, showing a complete view of the face of the country. [Jersey City N.J.: Published by the Author] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2009584237/.

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Douglass, L. F, and Sherman & Smith. Topographical map of Jersey City, Hoboken, and the adjacent country: describing minutely the courses of rivers and brooks, the township and original patent lines, railways, turnpike, carriage and bridle roads, the present farm boundaries with the names of their proprietors: a correct plan of public grounds and gentlemen's country seats, the position of farm houses, forests, swamps, and marshes, showing a complete view of the face of the country. [Jersey City N.J.: Published by the Author, 1841] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2009584237/>.