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Title Map of Jersey City, Hoboken & Suburbs. Water Commissioners. Appointed by the Act of the State Legislature, March, [1]8, 1851.
Object Name Map
Catalog Number 2002.014.0001
Collection Hoboken Map & Guide Collection
Credit Gift of City of Hoboken; Department of Public Services
Scope & Content Map of Jersey City, Hoboken & Suburbs. Made for John R. Ward, A. L. Van Buskirk, D.S. Gregory, Edwin A. Stevens, Edward Coles, Water Commissioners. Appointed by the Act of the Legislature of New Jersey, March, 18, 1851. By Clerk & Bacot, City Surveyors, Jersey City. Lithographed paper mounted on canvas, 39" high x 54" wide. Scales: roughly 1/4" = 100 feet; 1-7/8" = 1/8 mile.

Not dated other than the legislative act date, probably issued 1851 - 1852. Some later faint pencil notations. Mounted on canvas in the late 1980's.

Hoboken is at the bottom right. Images available:
1. Right third with Hoboken and map title
2. Full map
3-6. Overlapping details of top from left to right
7-10. Overlapping details of bottom from left to right
People Stevens, Edwin A.
Ward, John R.
Van Buskirk, A.L.
Coles, Edward
Gregory, D.S.
Date 1851-1852
Year Range from 1851
Year Range to 1852
Search Terms Hoboken City Hall
Caption detail right Hoboken
Imagefile 010\20020140001.jpg
Classification Buildings
Government & Politics