Map Map of Black Tom Island, Jersey City, New Jersey : showing area damaged by explosion and fire, July 30th 1916.

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Title
Map of Black Tom Island, Jersey City, New Jersey : showing area damaged by explosion and fire, July 30th 1916.
Contributor Names
Sanborn Map Company.
Created / Published
New York City : Sanborn Map Co., [1916?]
Subject Headings
-  Black Tom Island (N.J.)--Surveys--Maps
-  Black Tom Island (N.J.)--Maps
-  Black Tom Explosion, Jersey City, N.J., 1916--Surveys--Maps
-  Harbors--New Jersey--Jersey City--Maps
-  Wharves--New Jersey--Jersey City--Maps
-  Warehouses--New Jersey--Jersey City--Maps
-  World War, 1914-1918--Destruction and pillage--New Jersey--Maps
-  United States--New Jersey--Jersey City--Black Tom Island
-  United States--New Jersey--Jersey City
Notes
-  Survey map of ammunition storage facilities, industrial plants, warehouses, railroad tracks, wharves, and piers damaged by a German sabotage operation during World War I.
-  Oriented with north toward the upper right.
-  "Note: This territory also covered by sheets 84, 85, 86 & 89 of Hudson County, vol. 9."
-  Watermark: Permalife, 25% cotton content.
-  Includes text, notes, and inset of northern portion of the damaged area.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
1 map : col. ; 96 x 68 cm., folded to 24 x 35 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3814.J5:2B5S65 1916 .S3
Digital Id
https://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.gmd/g3814j.ct009962
Library of Congress Control Number
2010588272
Online Format
image
Description
Survey map of ammunition storage facilities, industrial plants, warehouses, railroad tracks, wharves, and piers damaged by a German sabotage operation during World War I. Oriented with north toward the upper right. "Note: This territory also covered by sheets 84, 85, 86 & 89 of Hudson County, vol. 9." Watermark: Permalife, 25% cotton content. Includes text, notes, and inset of northern portion of the damaged area. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
LCCN Permalink
https://0-lccn.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/2010588272
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Sanborn Map Company. Map of Black Tom Island, Jersey City, New Jersey: showing area damaged by explosion and fire, July 30th. [New York City: Sanborn Map Co., ?, 1916] Map. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2010588272/.

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Sanborn Map Company. (1916) Map of Black Tom Island, Jersey City, New Jersey: showing area damaged by explosion and fire, July 30th. [New York City: Sanborn Map Co., ?] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2010588272/.

MLA citation style:

Sanborn Map Company. Map of Black Tom Island, Jersey City, New Jersey: showing area damaged by explosion and fire, July 30th. [New York City: Sanborn Map Co., ?, 1916] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2010588272/>.