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Wilbur T. Wilson
Map Collection

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Series I. Maps


Contents List

Map No. -- Contents

          Stored in the oversized map drawers unless otherwise indicated.

251       Map of property north of Ray St., Newark, Del.  n.d.
          22 x 25.5 cm.  No scale.  ms. on tracing cloth.
          Shows: Ray St.
          Property of Annie M. Smith, Ezekiel Smith, Thos. Smith, Joseph Hossinger, N.M.
          Motherall, Jos. H. Caleb.

252       Property transferred by the Trustees of the Newark M.E. Church to the Newark
          Methodist Episcopal Church Cemetery Co.  July 21, 1903.
          28.5 x 57 cm.  Scale: 1"=40'.  ms.
          Shows: Chapel St., B.& O.R.R.
          Property of Newark M.E. Church, Newark M.E. Church Cemetery Co., S.J.
          Wright, James Thompson, Ira G. McLaughlin, Jos. B. Lutton.
          On reverse, unidentified sketch marked "Wright & Son Co. To Mrs. Hammond
          (Annie Pilling)".

253       Map of property between Choate St. and Chapel St., Newark, Delaware.  n.d.
          48 x 30.5 cm.  No scale.  ms. 
          Shows: Chapel St., Choate St.
          Property of M.E. Cemetery, Wm. Dean, Rathmell Wilson, Martha M. Wilson,
          Isaac Tyson, Hannah Tyson, John Miller, George Cox, John Choate, Emma
          Choate, Ira G. McLaughlin, Joseph Lutton.

254       Map of property on the New London Road, Newark, Del.  n.d.
          36.5 x 52 cm.  Scale: 1"=4 chains.  ms.
          Shows: New London Road.
          Property of Robert Cook, Thomas Green, James Hossinger, George Green, Mrs.
          Jennie Jex, Newark Country Club, Dr. Bayard Murray, Robert McLaughlin,
          Franklin McLaughlin, Samuel Lindsey, John McKeowan.

255       Map showing property of Mrs. Joseph H. Hossinger and James T. Anderson, on
          Cleveland Ave., Newark, Del.  Surveyed June 11, 1929.
          29 x 22.5 cm.  Scale: 1"=20'.  ms.

256       Map of property between Main St. and Delaware Ave. east of the Elkton Road,
          Newark, Del.  n.d.
          35.5 x 50 cm.  No scale.  ms.
          Shows: Property of Miss Addie Wilson, Masons, E.Clifford Wilson, Frank Rusk,
          George Kerr, St. Thomas Church. 

257       Map of property conveyed by Charles Seurth to Wm. A. Tierney; Surveyed Feb.
          28, 1925.
          36 x 14 cm.  Scale: 1"=30'.
          Shows: Baltimore Pike.
          Property of Charles Seurth, Edward O'Rourke, Wm. A. Kierney [i.e. Tierney].

258       Map of property at the intersection of Cleveland Ave. and Wilbur St., Newark,
          Del.  n.d.
          22 x 27 cm.  No scale.  ms.
          Shows: Cleveland Ave., Wilbur St.
          Property of Theo. F. Armstrong, George H. Duling, James Clifford Willis.

259       Map of property at the intersection of North St. and the Creek Road, Newark,
          Del.  n.d.
          23.5 x 26 cm.  Scale: 1"=30'.  blue print.
          Shows: North St., Creek Road.
          Property of Alfred Casey, Theo. F Armstrong, Mrs. Viola Gibbs Casey, R.L.A.
          Springer, Mrs. Jennie Campbell, Mrs. Tillie Thomas, Ollie W. Leverage.

260       Frank M. Smith lot.  Map of property of Benjamin Wirt, Mrs. Sarah McKee and
          Elwood McKee, on Main St., Newark, Del.  n.d.
          27 x 16 cm.  No scale.  ms. on tracing cloth.

261       Map of property at the junction of Delaware Ave. and Chapel St., Newark, Del.
          n.d.
          22.5 x 39.5 cm.  No scale.  blue print.
          Shows: Chapel St., Delaware Ave.
          Property of S.J. Wright, John Gregg, Wright & Son Co.

262       Frank M. Smith lot.  Map of property of Benjamin Wirt, Mrs. Sarah McKee and
          Elwood McKee, on Main St., Newark, Del.  n.d.
          26.5 x 16 cm.  No scale.  blue print of map #260.

263       Property of Wright & Son Co.  n.d.
          29 x 23 cm.  Scale: 1"=80'. blue print.
          Shows: Main St., Chapel St., P.& N.R.R.
          Property of S.J. Wright, Eri W. Haines, John Gregg, Wright & Son Co., S.B.
          Wright.

264       Real estate of Josiah Lewden, dec'd.  Surveyed March 1900.
          35.5 x 53 cm.  Scale: 1"=5 chains.  blue print.
          Shows: Christiana Road, New Castle Road, McAllister Road, Christiana Creek,
          A.U.M.E. Cemetery. 
          Property of George Allen, Richard C. Remmey, Edward McAllister, A. Lofland. 

265       Map of property at the junction of North St. and Wilbur St., Newark, Del.  n.d.
          23 x 44.5 cm.  Scale: 1"=40'.  ms. on tracing cloth.  
          Shows: P.& N.R.R., Wilbur St., North St.
          Property of Ollie W. Leverage, Alfred Casey, Theo. F. Armstrong, S.E. Kilmon,
          George F. Ferguson, David C. Rose, E.B. Frazer.

266       Map showing property bounded by the properties of E. Lynam, Irving Woodward,
          Dutton Richards, John Talley.  n.d.
          30 x 33.5 cm.  No scale. blue print.

267       Map of property at the junction of Delaware Ave. and the Elkton Road, Newark,
          Del. [1927]
          43.5 x 29 cm.  Scale: 1"=15'. ms.
          Shows: Delaware Ave., Elkton Road.
          Property of Mrs. Estella Campbell, Isaac Vansant, David Chalmers.

268       Map of property of Mrs. Helen C. Porter, Charles L. Penny, Mrs. Mattie P.
          Owens, Charles A. Owens, F.W. Curtis, Mrs. Charles L Penny, Alfred A. Curtis,
          on Main St., Newark, Del.  1907?
          19 x 29.5 cm.  Scale: 1"=20'.  ms.

269       Estate of Godlieb Fader to George S. Morrison.  Newark, Del.  Surveyed May 5,
          1924.
          20 x 23.5 cm.  Scale: 1"=20'.  ms.
          Shows: Delaware Ave.
          Property of Alfred A. Stiltz, Godlieb Faber, George S. Morrison, Charles
          Colmery.

270       Miss Ida L. Kimble survey.  January 2, 1924.
          29 x 24 cm.  Scale: 1"=30'.  ms.
          Shows: Road from New London to Elkton, Road from Newark to Fair Hill
          Property of Ida L. Kimble, Seruch T. Kimble.

271       Smyth to Vansant.  Map of property at the intersection of Depot Road and Park
          Place, Newark, Del.  n.d.
          27 x 28 cm.  Scale: 1"=4 chains.  blue print.
          Shows: Depot Road, Park Place.
          Property of Dr. Bayard Murray, Wm. R. Wilson, David McConaughey, Herbert J.
          Watson, Joel Woodward.

272       Map of property on Chapel St., Newark, Del.  n.d.
          78.5 x 46.5 cm.  No scale.  ms.
          Shows: Main St., Chapel St., P.& N.R.R., St. John's Catholic Church.
          Property of Pennsylvania R.R., John Johnson, Wm.B. Thornley, Wm. Pennington,
          Samuel J. Wright, Jas. Lockhart.

273       Newark, Delaware.  n.d.
          61 x 101 cm.  Scale: 1"=200'.  Inset scale: 1"=400'.  blue print.  (2 copies)
          Shows: Main St., Cleveland Ave., Elkton Road, New London Road, Corbet St.,
          Wilson Lane, Railroad Ave., Garrett Ave., Maier Ave., Delaware Ave., Amstel
          Ave., Newark Ave., Academy St., Chapel St., Choate St., New St., College Ave.,
          Prospect Ave., Wilbur St., North St., Margaret St., Annabella St., Bogy Run, B.&
          O.R.R., P.& N.R.R., Pennsylvania R.R., White Clay Creek, Methodist Episcopal
          Cemetery, A.U.M.E. Cemetery, Episcopal Church, Presbyterian Church,
          Methodist Church, Roman Catholic Church, Delaware College, Schools (2),
          Academy of Newark, Washington Hotel, Deer Park Hotel, Presbyterian
          Parsonage, Nonantum Paper Mills, Newark Centre Station, Fibre Works, Wood,
          Coal & Lime Yard, Coal and Lumber Yard, Printing Office, W[heel] W[right]
          S[hop] (2) B[lack] S[mith] S[hop], Bank, Engine House.

274       Map of property conveyed by John R. Lynam to Krebbs showing Pennsylvania
          R.R. [ and Christiana Creek?] Surveyed April 2, 1902.
          28 x 32 cm.  No scale.  ms.

275       Unidentified map.  n.d.
          40.5 x 25.5 cm.  No scale.  ms.

276       [Lewis and Huber purchases?]  n.d.
          23.5 x 38 cm.  Scale: 1"=60'.  ms.

277       Lewden & Singles lines.  n.d.
          48.5 x 21.5 cm.  Scale: 1"=3 per.  ms.

278       Unidentified map.  n.d.
          24 x 26.5 cm.  Scale: 1"=100'.  blue print.

279       Omitted in numbering.

280       Land of Robert P. Mathias.  1936.
          49 x 38.5 cm.  Scale: 1"=200'.  ms.
          Shows: Road leading to Flint hill, Christiana Creek. 
          Property of Robert P. Mathias, L.D. Rothensies, Mrs. J.C. Richards, James
          Hossinger, Wm. J. Grant, Joseph Mathias, Winfield Scott, Nimrod Minner,
          Edward E. Shriner, Jonas Mathias, Hetty Ann Mathias, John J. Mathias.

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citation and reference information

Wilbur T. Wilson
Map Collection

c. 1886 - 1941

Manuscript Collection Number: 377
Accessioned: Gift of the Estate of Wilbur T. Wilson, 1942
Extent: 4 linear ft. and ca. 500 maps
Content: Maps, notebooks, ledgers, directory, and narrative.
Access: The collection is open for research.
Processed: August 1998 by Arthur Siegel; completed by Tabitha Groh, February 2000

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