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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

          346            Map showing St. Thomas Church and property of George G. Kerr, 
     Ibid. p. 212        Frank Park, H.N. Reed, E. Clifford Wilson, Miss Addie Wilson,      
                         Daniel Kennedy, George G. Evans, John H. Todd, Waldo Wilson,
                         between W. Main St. and Delaware Ave., Newark, Del.  1920?
                         26 x 20 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          347            Map showing property of Elizabeth E. Wilson, Martha R. Wilson,
     Ibid. p. 212a       Alice Wilson, Alfred A. Curtis, Mrs. Charles L. Penny, C.A. 
                         Owens, Mrs. Mary B. Owens, Mrs. Joseph H. Hossinger, H.E.
                         Vinsinger, Theta Chi fraternity, Kappa Alpha fraternity, L.R.
                         Detjen, Walter H. Hilton, Newark Board of Education, B.&
                         O.R.R., Edward Wilson, Alexander McBeth, John Whann,
                         Elizabeth Whann, on W. Main St., Newark, Del.  n.d.
                         32 x 26.5 cm.  Scale: 1"=80'.  ms.

          348            Map showing property of E. Clifford Wilson, Frank Park, George 
     Ibid. p. 212b       G. Kerr, St. Thomas Church, Daniel Kennedy, and the University   
                         of Delaware, on W. Delaware Ave., Newark, Del.  1920.
                         24 x 19 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          349            Map showing property of Mrs. Mary? Alice Davis, Harvey J. 
     Ibid. p. 212c       Davis,  John W. Worrall, and Ebenezer Church.  1918.
                         28 x 17 cm.  No scale.  ms.

1    12   350            Map of property between Christiana Creek and the Newark-
     Ntbk. 11 of 15      Glasgow Road at its junction with the Welsh Tract Road.  n.d.
          p. 228a        18 x 30 cm.  Scale: 1"=100'.  blue print of map #250, q.v. for 
                         contents.

          351            Map of White Clay Creek, P.& N.R.R., and property of the 
     Ibid. p. 228b       American Vulcanized Hard Fibre Co., Newark, Del.  n.d.
                         16 x 40 cm.  Scale: 1"=100'.  blue print.  On reverse map of land
                         conveyed from J.W. Suddard to Fred Bieroth, on Christiana Creek.

          352            Map showing property of J.W. Suddard, Fred Bieroth, Charles  
     Ibid. p. 228c       Lafferty, between Christiana Creek, Welsh Tract Road and the 
                         Newark-Glasgow Road.  n.d.
                         32.5 x 23 cm.  Scale: 1"=2 chains.  blue print. 

          353            Map showing property of George M. Clark, and Curt[i]s Bros. on 
     Ibid. p. 230a       Paper Mill Road.  n.d.
                         46 x 20.5 cm.  1"=50'.  blue print.

          354            Map showing property of Ogle Currender, J.F. Elliott, & Sam   
     Ibid. p. 230b       Heiser, on the Paper Mill Road.  1919.
                         25 x 18.5 cm.  Scale: 1"=30'.  blue print.

          355            Map showing property of Theodore F. Armstrong, Wm. Dean,  
     Ibid. p. 231        James Hossinger, American Machine Co., Whittingham At the
                         junction of Wilbur St. and Cleveland Ave., Newark, Del.  n.d.
                         26 x 20 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          356            Map showing property of Delaware College, Albert L. Lewis,   
     Ibid. p. 232        Pierce K. Crompton, Wm. J. Lovett on Academy St., Newark, Del.  
                         26 x 20 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          357            Wilmer Hill lot, purchased from Albert L. Lewis.  n.d.
     Ibid. p. 232a       21.5 x 32.5 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          358            Map showing property of George H. Huber, Albert L. Lewis, Wm. 
     Ibid. p. 233        J. Lovett, Frank Garatwa and Newark Board of Education High
                         School, on Academy St., Newark, Del.  n.d.
                         26 x 20 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          359            Map showing property of the Newark Trust Co., Mrs. Kate 
     Ibid. p. 234        Malone, Reuben Friedel, Mrs. Jennie Campbell, Charles W.
                         Strahorn and Ottie Widdoes, on Amstel Place, Newark, Del.  n.d.
                         26 x 20 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          360            Map showing property of Geo. R. Leak, and James M. Pennington 
     Ibid. p. 234a       on East Main St., Newark, Del.  1919.
                         16.5 x 38 cm.  Scale: 1"=50'.  ms.

          361            Motherall Survey on Ray St., Newark, Del.  n.d.
     Ibid.  p. 236a      35 x 27.5 cm.  Scale: 1"=30'.  ms.
                         Shows: Bogy Run, Ray St.
                         Property of Lewis Braxton, W.F. Turner, George Green, Joseph
                         Hossinger, Jackson Hossinger, James Hossinger, Nathan M.
                         Motherall, Joseph H. Caleb, Mary W. Caleb, Edward R. Wilson,
                         James H. Ray, Mary E. Ray [i.e., Mrs. Joseph H. Caleb].

          362            Land conveyed by Wm. Kennedy to Wm. Lair, Jr.  n.d.
     Ibid. p. 236b       26.5 x 13.5 cm.  Scale: 1"=88'.  ms.
                         Shows:Appleton Road. 
                         Property of Wm. Kennedy, Meda Knotts, Wm. Lair.

          363            Map showing property of Harry Brown and Wm. L. Crossan at 
     Ibid. p. 238        junction of Elkton and Cherry Hill roads.  1919.
                         26 x 20 cm.  No scale.  ms.

1    13   364            Map showing property of Harry Brown, Frederick J. Strickland, 
     Ntbk. 12 of 15      Mrs. Edna Dickey Chalmers, on Elkton Road.  1924.
          p. 238a        21.5 x 19 cm.  Scale: 1"=30'.  ms.

          365            Map showing property of Stephen L Cornog, Wm. Graham, Wm. 
     Ibid. p. 243        Clarence Jester, Lambert Ivens on Choate St., Newark, Del.  1920.
                         26 x 20 cm.  Scale: 1"=20'.  ms.

          366            Map showing property of J. Robinson, Dr. Thomas Manns, Robert 
     Ibid. p. 244a       O. Bausman, Dr. Charles C. Palmer, Ritz family, on Park Place at 
                         Orchard Road. 
                         31 x 29 cm.  Scale: 1"=40'.  ms.
                    
          367            Map showing property of Franklin Eastburn and White Clay Creek 
     Ibid. p. 244b       Church, on Lincoln Highway and Ogleton-Pleasant Hill Road.
                         1920.
                         21.5 x 35 cm.  Scale: 1"=50'.  ms.

          368            M.E. Church property.  Surveyed by Richard H. Robinson, July 
     Ibid. p. 244c       7, 1851.  Purchased from David W. Black.  Newark, Del. Easterly
                         line established Nov. 1, 1920.
                         16 x 37 cm.  Scale: 1"=30'.  ms. 
                         Shows: Main St.
                         Property of M.E. Church, Mrs. Estella Campbell, Frank Garatwa,
                         Oriental Lodge No. 2, Jas. N. Anderson, Thos. A. Anderson.

          369            Map showing property of Geo. L. Medill and Thomas F. Manns on 
     Ibid.  p. 245       Park Place Road, Newark, Del.  n.d.
                         26 x 20 cm.  Scale: 1"=50'.  ms.

          370            Map showing property of J. Frank Elliott, Oscar Elliott, on the  
     Ibid. p. 246a       Paper Mill Road.  n.d.
                         21.5 x 16 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          371            Map showing property of J.F. Elliott, John J. Stengel, Frank C. 
     Ibid. p. 246b       Jester, Esmer B. Wilson, James T. Wilson, Albert M. Pool, Mrs.     
                         A.E. Saunders, Robert Ogle Currinder, Samuel Little on the Paper
                         Mill Road, Newark, Del. [1920]
                         22 x 41 cm.  Scale: 1"=40'.  ms.

          372            Map showing property of J.F. Elliott, John J. Stengel, Frank C. 
     Ibid.  p. 246c      Jester, Esmer B. Wilson, James T. Wilson, Albert M. Pool, Mrs.     
                         A.E. Saunders, Robert Ogle Currinder, n.d.
                         30.5 x 24.5 cm.  Scale: 1"=80'.  ms.

          373            Map showing property of J.F. Elliott and Curtis Bros. on Paper 
     Ibid.  p. 246d      Mill Road, Newark, Del.  1920.
                         24.5 x 30 cm.  No scale.  ms.
          
          374            Map showing property of Samuel Roberts, David C. Rose, Mary 
     Ibid. p. 248a       Rose, Harry Wood, Louisa Money, on proposed streets to be 
                         known as Rose Ave. and Donnell Ave., north of Cleveland Ave.,
                         Newark, Del.  n.d.
                         32 x 18.5 cm.  Scale: 1"=20'.  ms.

          375            Map showing property of Enoch T. Vandegrift, Thomas Pilling, 
     Ibid. p. 248b       John P. Armstrong, Isabel P. Wright, Regina A. Armstrong, 
                         Martha A.E. Phillips, Margaret Robinson, S.J. Wright, on Main St.,
                         Newark, Del.  1908.
                         37 x 24.5 cm.  Scale: 1"=50'.  ms.

          376            Map showing property of George Ferguson, Sarah J. McKee, 
     Ibid.  p. 248c      Elwood McKee, Harry H. Dougherty on Lincoln Highway, Main 
                         St., and McKee Right of way, Newark, Del.  n.d.
                         31 x 21 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          377            Map showing property of Jonathan Johnson, Martha A.E. Phillips, 
     Ibid. p. 248d       Enoch T. Vandegrift, Frank M. Smith, Ida V. Smith, on Main St., 
                         Newark, Del.  n.d.
                         13 x 37.5 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          378            Map showing property of Mrs. Mary Willis, Victor G. Willis, 
     Ibid. p. 250a       Clifford Willis, Newark Academy, Aetna Hose, Hook & Ladder
                         Co., on or near Delaware Ave., Newark, Del.  1922.
                         25 x 15 cm. No scale.  ms.

          379            Map showing property of Wm. S. Armstrong, Willard Dougherty, 
     Ibid. p. 250b       George Dougherty, Charles Dougherty and Phillips Packing Co.,
                         on  or near the Cannery Lane, Newark, Del.  1930.
                         40.5 x 28.5 cm.  Scale: 1"=4'.  ms.

          380            Map showing property of the University of Delaware, Richard G. 
     Ibid. p. 252c       Buckingham, Miller T. Barton, Farmers Trust Co., National Bank   
                         of Newark, Mary A. Major, Clarence B. Major, Lewis Handloff,
                         John Chapman, John E. Lewis, on or near Main St., Newark, Del. 
                         1921.
                         36 x 23 cm.  Scale: 1"=30'.  ms.

          381            Map showing property of Jonathan Johnson, Thomas C. Young,
     Ibid. p. 252d       Thomas Maclary, Mrs. Thomas C. Young and the Town of 
                         Newark.  1921.
                         30 x 17 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          382            Town well lot and triangulation for proposed street through Chas. 
     Ibid.  P. 246e      Wollaston land.  n.d.
                         21 x 18.5 cm.  Scale: 1"=250'.  ms.

          383            Map showing property of Curtis & Brother and John Frank Willis,
     Ibid. p. 254a       on Cleveland Ave. West of Paper Mill Road, Newark, Del.  n.d.
                         22 x 36.5 cm.  Scale: 1"=20'.  ms. 
                         Shows also: B.& O.R.R.

          384            Map showing property of Delaware University, Wilbur T. Wilson, 
     Ibid. p. 254b       George W. Rhodes on Main St., Newark, Del.  1921.
                         33.5 x 23.5 cm.  Scale: 1'=40'.  ms. 

          385            Map showing property of Wm Wollaston, S.J. Wright, and        
     Ibid. p. 254c       University of Del., on Delaware Ave., Newark, Del.  n.d.
                         23 x 15 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          386            Map showing property of Albert L. Lewis, Delaware University,
     Ibid. p. 255        M.E. Church, Newark, Del.  n.d.
                         26 x 20 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          387            Map showing property of Newark Academy, Aetna Hose, Hook & 
     Ibid. p. 256a       Ladder Co., Victor Willis, at the intersection of Delaware Ave.       
                         and Academy St., Newark, Del.  1922.
                         24 x 22 cm.  Scale: 1"=30'.  ms.

          388            Map showing property of Geo. W. Griffin, Harry N. Reed, Geo. G. 
     Ibid. p. 256b       Kerr and Andrew J. Fisher, on Elkton Road, Newark, Del.  1923.
                         26 x 36 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          389            Newark Country Club, traced from the C.A. Short Survey.  n.d.
     Ibid. p. 256c       21 x 18.5 cm.  Scale: 1"=100'.  ms. on tracing cloth. 
                         Shows: W. Main St. and property of Newark Country Club. 

          390            Map showing property of Newark Country Club, Frank W. Brown, 
     Ibid. p. 256d       George W. Griffin, Jos. R. Gillom, Helen G. Gillom, on Main St.,
                         Newark, Del.  n.d.
                         23 x 24 cm.  Scale; 1"=100'.  ms.

          391            Map of property conveyed by Mrs. Sarah McKee to James M. 
     Ibid. p. 258a       Pennington, east of the McKee right of way between Main St. and 
                         the B.& O.R.R. east of Newark, Del.  1922.
                         20.5 x 12 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          392            Map of Geo. R. Leak and Wm. Hugins at the intersection of the 
     Ibid. p. 258b       Lincoln Highway and the B.& O.R.R. east of Newark, Del.  1922.
                         25.5 x 18 cm.  Scale: 1'=20'.  

          393            Map showing property of John T. Williams, Robert T. Jones, 
     Ibid. p. 258c       Walter A. Blackwell and the Colored Baptist Church, on or near 
                         the New London Road, Newark, Del.  1921.
                         25 x 18.5 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          394            Map showing property of Esther F. Jones, Wm. R. Wilson, Robert
     Ibid. p. 258d       T. Jones, Matthew Johnson, Alverta Johnson and Charlotte 
                         Underhill on or near the New London Road, Newark, Del.  1930.
                         25 x 16.5 cm.  Scale: 1"=20'.  ms.

          395            Map showing property of Louis Handloff, John Chapman, 
     Ibid. p. 258e       University of Delaware and others (Pennington, Pemberton,
                         Whitely) on Main St., Newark, Del.  n.d.
                         49.5 x 19 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          396            Map showing property of Ida Anderson, James T. Anderson, Lena 
     Ibid. p. 258f       Byas and Elsworth Byas, on Ray Street, Newark, Del.  n.d.
                         12.5 x 23 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          397            Map showing property of James T. Anderson, Mrs. Lelia Asbury, 
     Ibid. p. 258g       E.T. Asbury, Mrs. Laura Hossinger, on Cleveland Ave., Newark, 
                         Del.  1924.
                         27.5 x 31.5 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          398            Map showing property of Mrs. Ed L. Richards, James Webb, 
     Ibid. p. 260a       Andrew J. Fisher, Mary C. Fisher, Mrs. Margaret A. Evans, Miss
                         Agnes Evans and Right of way from Depot Road to town wells. 
                         Newark, Del.  1924.
                         25 x 15.5 cm.  Scale: 1"=30'.  ms.

          399            Map showing property of James A. Wilson and Miss Elizabeth  
     Ibid. p. 260b       Naudain on E. Main St., Newark, Del.  1923.
                         22.5 x 20 cm.  Scale: 1"=30'.  ms.

1    14   400            Map of portion of Bogy Run.  n.d.
     Ntbk. 13 of 15      10.5 x 31 cm.  No scale.  ms.
          p. 262a

          401            Map showing property of Newark Board of Education, Frank 
     Ibid. p. 264a       Garatwa, Mrs. Nellie Bennett, Mrs. Harry Roach, Ollie Levinger 
                         [sic] Joseph Reed, Jacob Shew and George H. Huber, SE of the
                         intersection of Academy St. and Delaware Ave., Newark, Del. 
                         1927.
                         25 x 50 cm.  Scale: 1"=50'.  ms.

          402            Map showing property of Charles F. Walton, on the Ott Chapel
     Ibid. p. 264b       Road.  1930.
                         24 x 19 cm.  Scale: 1"=50'.  ms.

          403            Map showing property of Raymond Lewis, William Crossan, Harry 
     Ibid. p. 264c       Brown and George Moore, between the B.& O.R.R., Cherry Hill
                         Road and Elkton Road, west of Newark, Del.  1930.
                         26 x 25 cm.  Scale: 1"=100'.  ms.

          404            Map showing property of Raymond Lewis, Harry Brown and 
     Ibid. p. 265a       George Moore, between the B.& O.R.R., Cherry Hill Road and 
                         Elkton Road, west of Newark, Del.  n.d.
                         26.5 x 23 cm.  Scale: 1"=100'.  ms.

          405            Map showing property of John Johnson, Joseph Carpenter, John 
     Ibid. p. 266a       W. Chalmers, John Chalmers, Sr., James Lyle, Catherine Lyle, on 
                         Hop Yard Road. 1912.
                         18.5 x 31.5 cm.  Scale: 1"=60'.

          406            Edward Wilson estate to Samuel E. Kilmon.  [1922]
     Ibid. p. 270a       24 x 15 cm.  No scale.  ms. 

          407            Map showing property of Robert T. Jones, Oliver Russell, John 
     Ibid. p. 270b       Rambo, Wm. Barton, Richard Boulden, Edward Wilson, Samuel E.
                         Kilmon, Alexander Macbeth, Jas. Shaffer, Benj. W. Shaffer,
                         Robert Bayne, James Maxwell, John Lansendale, Jas. Gibson,
                         Rankin Armstrong, Theo. F. Armstrong, Dr. Charles Blake, Geo.
                         Russell, Mrs. Angie B. Perkins, Ernest Sanborn, Mrs. Crawford,
                         David C. Rose, Mrs. Sallie A. Whitcraft, Wm. McDowell, on or
                         near the New London Road, Newark, Del.  1922.
                         29 x 19.5 cm.  Scale: 1"=20'.  ms.

          408            Map showing property of Elizabeth Wollaston, Albert Wollaston,
     Ibid. p. 274a       W. Hayes Dickey, and Emily Price on the Wilmington-Christiana 
                         Turnpike near the Limestone Road.  1922.
                         31 x 31.5 cm.  Scale: 1"=50'.  ms.

          409            Map showing property of J. Miedvinowski, James Curlett, Phil
     Ibid. p. 277        Clark, Thompson Simmons, Mrs. Upnaski, James Smalley, Victor 
                         Zaranski, Willard Beck, James Beck, George McGoskey, Giles
                         Barrett.  1917.
                         26 x 20 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          410            Map showing property of C.R. Thomas, John F. Richards, Manlove 
     Ibid. p. 285        McMullen on Newark-Christiana Road.  1928.
                         15.5 x 43 cm.  Scale: 1"=100'.  ms.

1    15   411            Map showing property of Delaware College, Dr. Joseph
     Ntbk. 14 of 15      Chamberlain, Benjamin Whitely, Thos. R. Claringbold, Thomas      
                         Benneson, Pusey Pemberton, on Main St., Newark, Del.  n.d.
                         6 x 20 cm.  No scale.  ms.

          412            Map showing property of D.C. Rose, Wilmer E. Renshaw, Benj. 
     Ibid. p. 294        Campbell and M.E. Church, on or near Delaware Ave., Newark, 
                         Del.  n.d.
                         11 x 13 cm.  No scale.  ms.

1    16                  Survey Notes, n.d. (22 pp.)
                         Notebook 15 of 15




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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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