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Map A map of Monmouth County.

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  • A map of Monmouth County.


  • Hills, John (Surveyor)
  • Morgan, Benjamin (Draftsman)
  • Dennis, Anthony.

Created / Published

  • [1781]


  • -  Monmouth County (N.J.)--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
  • -  United States--New Jersey--Monmouth County


  • -  Scale ca. 1:63,000.
  • -  Title from table of contents: A survey of Monmouth County by B. Morgan, I. Williams [and] A. Dennis.
  • -  Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor.
  • -  Has watermarks.
  • -  Oriented with north to the right.
  • -  "To His Excellency Sir Henry Clinton, K.B., general and commander of His Majestys [sic] Forces, &c &c &c in North America. This map is most humbly dedicated by His Excellencys [sic] most obedient humble servant, Iohn Hills, asst. engineer."
  • -  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1256
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
  • -  Vault
  • -  AACR2: 651; 700/1


  • col. map; 73 x 134 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G3813.M6 1781 .H5


  • Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • gm72003604

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Hills, John, Benjamin Morgan, and Anthony Dennis. A map of Monmouth County. [1781] Map.

APA citation style:

Hills, J., Morgan, B. & Dennis, A. (1781) A map of Monmouth County. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

MLA citation style:

Hills, John, Benjamin Morgan, and Anthony Dennis. A map of Monmouth County. [1781] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.