1828 Gordon Wall Map of New Jersey (first official map of New Jersey)
Code: NewJersey-gordon-1828
Price: $8,200.00
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Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/gordonthomas.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/tanner.txt
Condition: Very good. Professionally restored and backed on fresh linen.
Date: 1828 (dated)
Height: 55
Note: A cornerstone map of New Jersey: the first 'official' state map and the first large detailed map of the state. -John Delaney
References: Rumsey, 2273.000, Tanner, H. S., Memoir on the Recent Surveys, Observations, and Internal Improvements, in the United States.. , page 26. Delaney, J., Nova Caesarea: A Cartographic Record of the Garden State 1666 - 1888, pages 47 - 50. Snyder, J. P., Mapping of New Jersey, pp. 94-99.
Scale: 1 : 190000
Tags: Gordon, Official Map
Title: A Map of the State of New Jersey with part of the adjoining states compiled under the Patronage of the Legislature of said State by Thomas Gordon 1828.
Width: 34
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1848 Morris and Melish Wall Map of Pennsylvania
Code: Pennsylvania-barnes-1848
Price: $6,500.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:54:57
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/melish.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/morris.txt
Cartographer 3: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/barnes.txt
Condition: Very good. Full professional restoration.
Date: 1848 (dated)
Height: 54
Note: First edition of one of the most important wall maps of Pennsylvania ever issued.
References: Phillips (America), p. 682 (Variant). New York Public Library, Map Division, Map Div. 01-1947. Rumsey 2275.000 (1849 edition).
Title: Map Of Pennsylvania, constructed from the County Surveys authorized by the State; and other original Documents.
Width: 77
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