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Wilbur T. Wilson
Map Collection

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Series I. Maps


Contents List

Box -- Folder -- Map No. -- Contents

          Maps 281 - 412
          Housed in Box 1 Folders 5 - 15

1    5    281            Land conveyed from E.J. Cranston to A.F. Klair, surveyed Aug.
     Ntbk. 4 of 15       13, 1908.
          p. 48          26 x 20 cm.  No scale.  ms.
                         Shows: Property of E.J. Cranston, A.F. Klair, E. Klair, Edward
                         Cranston, Wm. Tatnall, Benjamin F. Duncan.

          282            Property of E.J. Cranston at junction of New St. and Jackson St. 
     Ibid. p. 49         1908?
                         26 x 20 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          283            Map of property of E. Clifford Wilson et al., Main St., Newark,
     Ibid. p. 52         Del.  1908?
                         Shows: Main St., St. Thomas Church
                         Property of Geo. Kerr, H. N. Reed, E. Clifford Wilson, Mrs.
                         Elizabeth Wilson, Edward Wilson, Adaline Wilson, Jordan A.
                         Wilson, Anna E. Wilson, Elizabeth Whann.

          284            Map of property on S.College Ave., Newark, Del. 1908?
     Ibid. p. 53         26 x 20 cm.  No scale. ms.
                         Shows: S. College Ave.
                         Property of Albert L. Lewis, Gilbert Chambers, Charles Strahorn,
                         Katharine Steel, Geo. W. Williams, Geo. Griffin, O. Widdoes.

          285            Map of property at the S.W. corner of Academy St. and Delaware
     Ibid. p. 58         Ave., Newark, Del.  1913?
                         26 x 20 cm.  Scale: 1"=40'.  ms.
                         Shows: Academy St., Delaware Ave.
                         Property of Albert L. Lewis, Mrs. Florence Kierski, Annie B.
                         Kennedy.
          
          286            Map of property conveyed by Albert L. Lewis to School board,
     Ibid. p. 58a        December 1919.
                         22 x 23 cm.  Scale: 1"=80'.  ms.
                         Shows: Academy St., property of George H. Huber, Wm. J. Lovett,
                         Wilmer Hill.

          287            Map of property N.E. of the intersection of Academy St. and     
     Ibid. p. 59         proposed street, Newark, Del.  n.d.
                         26 x 20 cm.  No scale.  ms.
                         Shows: Academy St.
                         Property of Albert L. Lewis, Frank Garatwa, Newark School
                         Districts, Mrs. F. Kierski, Jas. A. Wilson, Jacob Shew.

          288            Unidentified map. n.d.
     Ibid. p. 64a        14 x 23 cm.  No scale.  ms. on tracing cloth.
                         Property of John Lowrey, John Smith.

          289            Property of Big Elk Power Co.  n.d.
     Ibid. p. 64b        24 x 19 cm.  No scale.  ms.
                         Property of Steel heirs.

          290            Map of property at SE corner of Delaware Ave. and Depot Road,
     Ibid. p. 66         Newark, Del.  1908?
                         Shows: Delaware Ave., Depot Road.
                         Property of Mrs. Cora Thompson, Miss Annie Hossinger, Albert L.
                         Lewis, J.P. Wilson, Herbert Watson, Daniel Stoll.

          291            Map of property on S. College Ave., Newark, Del.  1908?
     Ibid. p. 69         26 x 20 cm.  No scale.  ms.
                         Shows: S. College Ave.
                         Property of Albert L. Lewis, George Griffin, O.W. Widdoes, and a
                         college fraternity.

1    6    292            Map of property on Cleveland Ave., Wilbur St., and Prospect Ave.,
     Ntbk. 5 of 15       Newark, Del.  1918.
          p. 71          26 x 20 cm.  No scale.  ms.
                         Shows: Cleveland Ave., Wilbur St., Prospect Ave.
                         Property of David Jaquette, Calvin Worrel, Charles Ayres, Wesley
                         Davis, Robert T. Campbell, Clifford Willis, Wm. F. Lindell, Wm.
                         Carpenter, Horace Davis, Geo. F. Ferguson, Miss Elva Carpenter,
                         Robert Jones, Lewis A. Freudenberger, Francis H. Huth, Harry
                         Campbell, Mrs. Tillie Thomas, A.J. McGovern, Mrs. Mary E.
                         Brown, E.B. Frazer, H. Pyle, Samuel Crow.

          293            Map showing property of George Krapp on North St. and the 
     Ibid. p. 72a        Creek Road, Newark, Del.  n.d.
                         19 x 24.5 cm.  No scale.  blue print.
                         Shows: Creek Road, North St.
                         Property of George Krapp, R.L.A. Springer, Daniel Krapp, Francis
                         H. Huth, Frank Garatwa.

          294            Estate of Theodore F. Armstrong to Mrs. George Krapp, Jan 30,
     Ibid. p. 72b        1920.
                         19 x 23 cm.  Scale: 1"=30'.  ms.
                         Shows: Creek Rd., Prospect Ave.
                         Property of R.L.A. Springer, Mrs. Jennie Campbell, Francis H.
                         Huth.
               
          295            Map of property of Dr. J.R. Downes, Robert T. Jones, from land
     Ibid. p. 78a        formerly of Theo. F. Armstrong, Mrs. Tillie Thomas, Dr. Charles    
                         K. Blake, Dr. Arthur A. Mencher on Main St., Newark, Del.  n.d.
                         18.5 x 31 cm.  Scale: 1"=20'.  ms.

          296            Map of land conveyed from John Dean to David Jaquette.        
     Ibid. p. 82-3       Surveyed April 1, 1909.
                         26 x 40 cm.  No scale.  ms.
                         Shows: Road from Paper Mill Road to Possum Park Road, White
                         Clay Creek.  
                         Property of Frank L. Eastburn, Levi McCormick, John Dean,
                         David Jaquette.

1    7    297            Map of property at the S.E. Corner of Main St. and Depot Rd.,         
     Ntbk. 6 of 15       Newark, Del.  Surveyed March 12, 1909.
          p. 96          26 x 20 cm.  No scale.  ms.
                         Shows: Main St., Depot Road.
                         Property of Sam'l M. Donnell, Wm. Gamble, Everett C. Johnson,
                         J. Rankin Armstrong.

          298            Map of property of Everett C. Johnson, Amos W. Harnish, and
     Ibid. p. 97         Wm. B. Hall on the Ogletown Road.  March 1909.
                         26 x 20 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          299            Map showing property of Mrs. Kate L. Malone, Walter C. Curtis,
     Ibid. p. 98         & Joseph Thomas on Depot Road, Newark, Del.  n.d.
                         26 x 20 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          300            Map showing property of George H. Johnson, J.Kinsey Chambers,
     Ibid. p. 99         Edward McPike, Wm. P. Wollaston, James Wilson, between Main  
                         St. and Delaware Ave., Newark, Del.  1909.
                         26 x 20 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          301            Map showing property of Wm. J. Barnard and Newark Trust and
     Ibid. p. 100        Safe Deposit Co. on the road from Newark to Cooch's Bridge. 
                         Surveyed April 21, 1909.                          
                         26 x 20 cm.  No scale.  ms.
                         Property of Smyth.

          302            Map showing Wm. K. Barnard and Kieth property on the Lincoln
     Ibid. p. 100a       Highway near Newark, Del.  April 11, 1933.
                         15 x 14 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          303            Map showing property of George Kerr, Forrest Lovett, and Charles
     Ibid. p. 101        R.E. Lewis on the Elkton Road, near Newark, Del.  Surveyed April
                         22, 1909.
                         26 x 20 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          304            Map showing property of Ezekiel Smith, Richard Boulden, Robert
     Ibid. p. 102        Jones, Dr. Walter Steel, Alfred Stiltz and Miss Annie Hossinger on 
                         Delaware Ave., Newark, Del.  Surveyed March 8, 1909.
                         26 x 20 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          305            Map showing property of Mrs. Ella Douglas, J.W. Evans, Lafferty.
     Ibid. p. 103        n.d.
                         26 x 20 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          306            Map showing property of T.F. Armstrong, Henry Wiltbank, and 
     Ibid. p. 108        Atlantic Refining Co. on Creek Road at P.& N.R.R. crossing,
                         Newark, Del.  n.d.
                         26 x 20 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          307            Map showing property of W.C. Curtis, Charles B. Evans, Mrs. 
     Ibid. p. 114        Kate L. Malone, Joseph Thomas on Depot Road and Amstel Ave.,  
                         Newark, Del.  n.d.
                         26 x 20 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          308            Map showing property of Wm. Henry Steel, Mrs. Mary Jones   
     Ibid. p. 115        Husler, George Dougherty, C.R.E. Lewis on Elkton Road, Newark,
                         Del.  1910.
                         26 x 20 cm.  Scale: 1"=100'.  ms.

          309            Map of property conveyed by J.P. Wilson to Delaware College.    
     Ntbk. 7 of 15       Nov. 5, 1913.
          p. 128         7 x 19 cm.  No scale.  ms.
                         Shows: B.& O.R.R., Joe Frazer Field.
                         Property of J.P.Wilson, University of Delaware, Wm. Barton.

          310            Map of Colored Baptist Church property, New London Road,  
     Ibid. p. 128a       Newark, Del.  1920?
                         16 x 10 cm.  No scale.  ms.
                         Shows: New London Rd., Colored Baptist Church, property of J.P.
                         Wilson, Wash. Milbourn, Samuel J. Wright, Mary Louisa Money.

          311            Map showing property of George W. Mullin, Jonathan J. Butler, 
     Ibid. p. 129        and Mrs. Bursler on Road from Marshallton to St. James Church. 
                         n.d.
                         26 x 20 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          312            Map of property of G. Fader, Miss L. Wilson, A.A. Stiltz, on    
     Ibid. p. 134        Delaware Ave., and J. Parris on Main St., Newark, Del.  1910.
                         26 x 20 cm. No scale.  ms.

          313            Map showing property of Joseph Ferro, Charles H. Ellison, Elmer 
     Ibid. p. 135        J. Ellison, at the intersection of N. College Ave. and Ray St., 
                         Newark, Del.  1910.
                         26 x 20 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          314            Map showing property of Mrs. Louisa T. Morrison and John H. 
     Ibid. p. 136        Jordan, on Paper Mill Road.  1910.
                         26 x 20 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          315            Land reserved by Mrs. Wm. Morrison from farm sold to J. Scott.  
     Ibid. p. 136a       n.d.
                         14 x 10 cm.  No scale.  ms.
                         Shows: property of Ulyses G. Cornog, Frank L. Eastburn, Mrs.
                         Wm. Morrison.

          316            Map showing property of James Lewis, Mrs. Kath'n Southard, 
     Ibid. p. 137        Michael Keeley, James Doyle, George Kierski, Florence Kierski, 
                         Charles Wollaston, John E. Lewis on Depot Road.  1919.
                         26 x 20 cm.  Scale: 1"=50'.  ms.

          317            Map showing property of Robert Jones, Thomas Colmery, Miss 
     Ibid. p. 140        Annie Hossinger, Mrs. Emma Jones on Main St., Newark, Del. 
                         1911?
                         26 x 20 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          318            Map showing property of George Ferguson and B.& O.R.R., 
     Ibid. p. 140a       Newark, Del.  n.d.
                         19.5 x 19 cm.  Scale: 1"=80'.  ms.

          319            Map showing property of Orlando K. Strahorn, Mrs. Sarah J. 
     Ibid. p. 140b       McKee, Thomas Maclary, Arlina Maclary, and McKee right of 
                         way, East Main St., Newark, Del.  1921.
                         24 x 19 cm.  Scale: 1"=20'.  ms.

          320            Map showing property of Orlando K. Strahorn and Thomas 
     Ibid. p. 140c       Maclary.  n.d.
                         33.5 x 18.5 cm.  Scale: 1"=50'.  ms.

          321            Map showing property of Mrs. Sarah J. McKee, Daniel Clancy, 
     Ibid. p. 140d       Orlando K. Strahorn, Thomas Maclary, Mrs. Anna W. Young, and 
                         McKee right of way between Main St. and the B.& O.R.R.
          
          322            Map showing property of Mrs. Sarah McKee, Elwood B. McKee, 
     Ibid. p. 141        George Ferguson, Harvey Hoffecker, on East Main St., Newark, 
                         Del. 1911.
                         26 x 20 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          323            Rose property, formerly Vandegrift.  Main St., Newark, Del.  n.d.
     Ibid. p. 142        26 x 20 cm.  No scale.  ms.

1    9    324            Map showing property of Robert Jones, Miss Annie Hossinger, 
     Ntbk. 8 of 15       George H. Huber and Pusey Pemberton, on Delaware Ave., 
          p. 143         Newark, Del.  1911.
                         26 x 20 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          325            Map showing property of Richard Boulden, Robert Jones, Ezekiel 
     Ibid. p. 146        Smith, at the NE corner of Depot Road and Delaware Ave., 
                         Newark, Del.  1911.
                         26 x 20 cm.. No scale.  ms.

          326            Map showing property of Charles Wollaston, Mrs. Florence 
     Ibid. p. 147        Kierski, James Doyle, and the Women's College on Depot Road, 
                         Newark, Del.  1914.
                         26 x 20 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          327            Map showing property of Mrs. Sarah McKee, Elwood McKee,  
     Ibid. p. 148-9      George Ferguson, Miss Josephine Fulton, Benjamin Wirt, Frank 
                         Smith, David C. Rose on East Main St., Newark, Del.  1916.
                         26 x 23 cm. on parts of 2 pages.  No scale.  ms.

          328            Map showing property of Elizabeth E. Wilson, Martha R. Wilson, 
     Ibid. p. 150        Alice Wilson, Frederic Strickland, between the B.& O.R.R. and 
                         Elkton Road, west of Newark, Del.  1920.
                         32 x 18.5 cm.  Scale: 1"=30'.  ms.

          329            Map showing property of Elizabeth E. Wilson, Martha R. Wilson, 
     Ibid. p. 151        Alice Wilson, W. Jester.  Newark, Del.  Surveyed Sept. 1920.
                         18.5 x 24.5 cm.  Scale: 1"=80'.  ms.
                         Shows: Cherry Hill Rd., Elkton Rd. 

          330            Map showing property of John E. Lewis, George H. Huber, at the 
     Ibid. p. 158        junction of Main and Haines Streets, Newark, Del.  1910.
                         26 x 20 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          331            Map showing property of John E. Lewis, Geo. H. Huber, John 
     Ibid. p. 159        Kinsey Chambers, Kate Mote, George Singles, R.M. Coverdale,
                         Wm. T. Singles, S.B. Herdman, Joseph B. Lutton, between Main
                         St. and Delaware Ave. flanking what is now Haines St.  1912.
                         26 x 20 cm.  No scale.  ms.

1    10   332            Map showing property of Delaware College, W.T. Wilson, Thos. 
     Ntbk. 9 of 15       Potts, G. Fader, Thos. R. Claringbold, J. Pennington and Pusey
          p. 188         Pemberton, on Main St., Newark, Del.  n.d.
                         26 x 20 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          333            Map showing property of Dr. Geo. A. Harter, Arthur H. Johnson, J. 
     Ntbk. 10 of 15      Wilkins Cooch, Howard M. Cage, Francis A. Cooch, Wm. D.       
          p. 190a        Mackey, H.W. Dawson, Jane Moody, Forbes Ray, W. Blackwell, 
                         Levi K. Bowen, Robert T. Jones, Wm. Barton, Ernest Frazer, John
                         T. Williams, Samuel Maxwell, Viola Potts, on or near New
                         London Road, Newark, Del.  1922.
                         25.5 x 19.5 cm.  Scale: 1"=30'.  ms. 

          334            Map showing property of Mrs. Mary Cooch Donnell, George A. 
     Ibid. p. 190b       Harter, J. Wilkins Cooch, Obediah Henry, David C. Rose, Father 
                         Carey, John Wall, Arthur H. Johnson, Viola Potts, and Ernest
                         Frazer, on or near the New London Road, Newark, Del.  n.d.
                         21.5 x 12 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          335            Morrow Road, surveyed Sep. 1892.
     Ibid. p. 193        17 x 10 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          336            Map showing property of Mrs. Jennie Jex, Miss Della Morrison 
     Ibid. p. 201        and Mrs. Rhodes, W. Main St., Newark, Del.  1915.
                         26 x 20 cm.  Scale: 1"=30'.  ms.

          337            Map showing property of Robert T. Jones, John Jones, James H.
     Ibid. p. 204a       Armstrong,on New London Rd., Newark, Del.  Surveyed April 10,
                         1931.
                         15.5 x 13 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          338            Map of Newark Poultry Farm and property of David C. Rose, Dr. 
     Ibid. p. 204b       Wallace M. Johnson, Reed, Orourke. on the public road from
                         Newark to Cooch's Bridge.  n.d.
                         25 x 16 cm.  Scale; 1"=120'.

          338a           Hollingsworth Attachment on State Theatre, Main St., Newark,
     Ibid. p. 204a-1     Del., n.d.
                         Autograph document, signed George Townsend, Atty.  
                         "Description of land on which is located State Theatre." 
                         "...southerly side of Main St. in the line dividing lands of the
                         University of Delaware and Louis Handloff."

          339            Map showing property of Henry F. Mote, Chester E. Ewing, Mrs. 
     Ibid. p. 204c       Dorsey, and Mrs. Estella Campbell at the corner of Amstel Ave.
                         and Elkton Road, Newark, Del.  1935.
                         23.5 x 28 cm.  Scale: 1"=30'.  ms.

          340            Map showing property of Mrs. Estella Campbell, Wm. R. 
     Ibid. p. 204d       Heavelow, Daisy D. Heavelow, James Aiken, Ralph D. Edmanson, 
                         Anna May Edmanson, Albert Anderson, M.E. Church and the
                         School Board of Education, between Main St. and Delaware Ave.,
                         Newark, Del.  1927.
                         22 x 34.5 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          341            Map showing conveyance from the estate of Estella Campbell to 
     Ibid. p. 204e       the M.E. Church, Newark, Del.  n.d.
                         16 x 32.5 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          342            Map showing property of M.E. Church, Mrs. Estella Campbell, 
     Ibid. p. 204f       Wm. R. Heavelow, Daisy D. Heavelow, Ralph D. Edmanson, Anna
                         May Edmanson, on or near Main St., Newark, Del.  1932.
                         24.5 x 12.5 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          343            Map showing property of Joseph Ferro, Bedelia Ferro, Frank 
     Ibid. p. 210        Garatwa, Joseph H.Hossinger, Otto E. Thomas, Mrs. Tillie Thomas
                         on Ray St., Newark, Del.  1916.
                         26 x 20 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          344            Map showing property of Mrs. Joseph Hossinger, Mrs. Edward 
     Ibid. p. 210a       Cooch, Edward Cooch, Wilkins Cooch, Hugh Bolton, on Main St., 
                         Newark, Del.  n.d.
                         21 x 13.5 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          345            Map showing property of J. Wilkins Cooch, R. Davis, Hugh 
     Ibid. p. 211        Bolton, on Main St., Newark, Del. [1916]
                         26 x 20 cm.  No scale.  ms.


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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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