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Survey of Morristown, by the chain only. No 105
Survey of Morristown by the chain only. 105
Survey of Morristown by the chain only
Rough draughts of surveys, begun A.D. 1778 ; 105
De Witt, Simeon
De Witt, Richard Varrick
(W 74⁰30ʹ--W 74⁰27ʹ/N 40⁰49ʹ--N 40⁰47ʹ).
New JerseyPassaic River Valley (N.J.)Whippany River Valley (N.J.)Morris County (N.J.)Morristown (N.J.)
Early works to 1800.
1 map : ms. ; 32 x 51 cm.
Military topographic map. Covers the city of Morristown in Morris County, New Jersey. Shows buildings, 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 and statement of responsbility from recto are in Erskine's hand and may be cited as such. Index title, second 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: Whatman crest with pendent initials "G R"
Stained soiled, creased 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 pencil on recto: "No 105"