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The Province of New Jersey : divided into East and West, commonly called the Jerseys

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Creator

Faden, William, 1749-1836

Contributor

Ratzer, Bernard.

Contributor

Bancker, Gerard, 1740-1799

Date

1778

Name on Item

Engraved & published by Wm. Faden.

Publisher

Wm. Faden

Scale

Scale [ca. 1:420,000]

Language

English

Location

New York Public Library

Collection (local)

Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection of English maps, charts, globes, books and atlases

Subjects
  • New Jersey--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • New Jersey--Administrative and political divisions--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places
  • New Jersey
  • North and Central America
  • United States
Extent

1 map : col. ; 78 x 57 cm.

Terms and License
  • No known copyright restrictions.
  • This work is licensed for use under a Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike License (CC BY-NC-SA).
Notes
  • Hand colored.
  • Prime meridian: Philadelphia.
  • Relief shown by hachures.
  • Shows county boundaries and "Division line run in 1743 between East New Jersey and West New Jersey."
  • "This map has been drawn from the survey made in 1769 ... by Bernard Ratzer ... and from another large survey of the northern parts ... by Gerard Banker."
  • "In this second edition great use has been made of several military surveys generously communicated by officers of the British troops and of the regiments of Hesse and Anspach."
  • Includes table of "Astronomical observations."

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