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Map A plan of Paulus Hook with the road to Bergen and parts adjacent in the province of New Jersey

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Title

  • A plan of Paulus Hook with the road to Bergen and parts adjacent in the province of New Jersey

Names

  • Hills, John (Surveyor)
  • Morgan, Benjamin (Draftsman)

Created / Published

  • [1781?]

Headings

  • -  Paulus Hook Region (N.J.)--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
  • -  Bergen (Jersey City, N.J.)--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
  • -  Paulus Hook (N.J.)--Defenses--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • -  United States--New Jersey--Paulus Hook Region
  • -  United States--New Jersey--Jersey City--Bergen
  • -  United States--New Jersey--Paulus Hook

Notes

  • -  Scale ca. 1:4,500.
  • -  Relief shown by shading.
  • -  Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor.
  • -  Has watermarks.
  • -  Oriented with north to the right.
  • -  Also shows locations of rebel works in ruins.
  • -  Authorship attributed to B. Morgan and J. Hills in the table of contents of the collection.
  • -  Includes attached overlay "A plan of Paulus Hook shewing the works erected for its defence, 1781-2."
  • -  Accompanied by Hills map collection title page and table of contents.
  • -  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1288
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
  • -  Vault
  • -  AACR2: 651/1; 651/2; 651/3; 700

Medium

  • col. map ; 69 x 71 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G3812.P4 1782 .H5

Repository

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

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • gm72003608

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Hills, John, and Benjamin Morgan. A plan of Paulus Hook with the road to Bergen and parts adjacent in the province of New Jersey. [?, 1781] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/gm72003608/.

APA citation style:

Hills, J. & Morgan, B. (1781) A plan of Paulus Hook with the road to Bergen and parts adjacent in the province of New Jersey. [?] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gm72003608/.

MLA citation style:

Hills, John, and Benjamin Morgan. A plan of Paulus Hook with the road to Bergen and parts adjacent in the province of New Jersey. [?, 1781] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/gm72003608/>.