1876 Walker Map of Saddle River Township, New Jersey w/ East Passaic.
Description: Exquisitely detailed 1876 map of Saddle River Township, New Jersey, showing roads and property owners' names. With an inset of East Passaic showing numbered property lots. Notable is the early depiction of school district boundaries in a state that today publicizes the high quality of its schools in the context of property values. Published as plates 132-133 in Walker & Pease' exquisite "topographical, illustrated, historical, descriptive" Atlas of Bergen County, New Jersey, 1876. On verso appear two absolutely lovely lithographic views of two area residences.
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: SaddleRiverPassic-walker-1876 (to order by phone call: 646-320-8650)