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From Flanders to Horton. No 117, B
From Flanders to Hortons. No 117 B
From Mt Pleasant to New Germantown & from Pluckemin to Black River A B & C. 117
From Mount Pleasant to New Germantown and from Pluckemin to Black River A B and C. 117
From Flanders to Hortons
From Mt Pleasant to New Germantown & from Pluckemin to Black River A B & C
From Mount Pleasant to New Germantown and from Pluckemin to Black River A B and C
Rough draughts of surveys, begun A.D. 1778 ; 117, B
De Witt, Simeon
De Witt, Richard Varrick
(W 74⁰46ʹ--W 74⁰40ʹ/N 40⁰51ʹ--N 40⁰45ʹ).
New JerseyBlack River Valley (N.J.)Raritan River Valley (N.J.)Morris County (N.J.)
Early works to 1800.
1 map : ms. ; 39 x 32 cm.
Military topographic map. Covers the townships of Mount Olive, Chester, Washington and Parker in Morris County, New Jersey. Shows roads running through Flanders and Chester. Also shows buildings and owners' names, landforms and streams.
Shows relief by hachures.
Drawing attributed to Simeon DeWitt, based on attribution made for sheet 117,A of series.
Title proper from recto is the work of a later editor--Simeon DeWitt or his assign--subsequent to 1820. Title from verso is contemporaneous with map and may be cited as such. Index title, statement of responsibility, date, series title and series numbering also contemporaneous, but on separate index sheet filed at head of series.
Pen-and-ink, pencil on laid paper.
Watermark: dove. Countermark: "MW." Similar to Gravell and Miller American watermarks nos. 477 and 478.
Soiled, creased and abraded. Mounted on cloth, bound, disbound and silked by subsequent owners. Cleaned after removal of backings 1999; some fill remains. Sheathed in mylar.
In erased pencil on recto: "No 117 B"