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From Quibbletown towards Scotch Plains. No 67, D
From Quibbletown towards Scotch Plains. No. 67 D
Road from Forks Passaic to Scotch Plains A, B C & D. 67
From Quibbletown towards Scotch Plains
Road from Forks Passaic to Scotch Plains A, B C & D
Rough draughts of surveys, begun A.D. 1778 ; 67, D
De Witt, Simeon
De Witt, Richard Varrick
(W 74⁰29ʹ--W 74⁰24ʹ/N 40⁰38ʹ--N 40⁰33ʹ).
New JerseyHudson River Valley (N.Y. and N.J.)Raritan River Valley (N.J.)Middlesex County (N.J.)Somerset County (N.J.)
Early works to 1800.
1 map : ms. ; 37 x 31 cm.
Military topographic map. Covers the townships of Fanwood and Plainfield in Somerset County and of Piscataway in Middlesex County, New Jersey. Shows roads running through Sampton (formerly called Quibbletown) and Netherwood. Also shows buildings and owners' names, landforms and streams.
Shows relief by hachures.
Title proper from recto is the work of a later editor--Simeon DeWitt or his assign--subsequent to 1820. Title from verso is in Erskine's hand and may be cited as such. Index title, statement of responsibility, date, series title and series numbering also by Erskine, but on separate index sheet filed at head of series.
Pen-and-ink, pencil on laid paper.
Watermark: "T M W" accompanied by dove.
Stained, creased, torn, frayed and abraded. Mounted on cloth, bound and cropped, disbound and silked by subsequent owners. Cleaned after removal of backings 1999; some fill remains. Sheathed in mylar.
In ink on recto: "D"
In pencil on recto:"No 67 D" (twice)
In Erskine's handwriting, inked on verso after title: "No. 67 C [crossed-out] D CC CC No. 67 D"