1876 Walker Map of Hackensack, New Jesey
Description: Very detailed map of part of Hackensack (1 of 2), New Jersey, showing property boundaries, owners' names and individual building footprints. Published as plates 44-45 in Walker & Pease' exquisite "topographical, illustrated, historical, descriptive" Atlas of Bergen County, New Jersey, 1876. Verso contains beautifully rendered lithographic views of the Bank of Bergen County, First National Bank, and a private residence, all enlivened with children playing, horses and carriages in motion, ladies walking, gentlemen talking, dogs running.
Date: 1876 (undated)
Source: Walker, A. H., and Pease, C. C. Atlas of Bergen County, New Jersey, 1876.
References: Phillips (Atlases) #2152.
Size: Printed area measures 27.25 x 16.75 inches (69.215 x 42.545 centimeters)
Condition: Good. Even overall toning. Original centerfold exhibits some wear and in verso reinforcement. Minor discolorations here and there. Edge wear mostly confined to margins.
Code: HackensackNJ1-walker-1876 (to order by phone call: 646-320-8650)