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Wilbur T. Wilson
Map Collection

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Series I. Maps


Contents List

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

          Maps 449 - 475 (excluding 452a, 457)
          Housed in Box 1, Folders 17 - 42 (exceptions noted)


1    17   449       Plat of Road from Fairview School to Union.  1917.
                    3 parts.  10.5 x 475 cm., 10.5 x 95 cm., 10.5 x 171 cm.  No scale. 
                    Ms. on profile paper.  2 maps, one showing property boundaries,
                    one showing buildings.
                    Shows: Schoolhouse Rd., Herman Cook Lane, Jos. Higgins Lane,
                    Mechanicsville Rd., Rd. From Pleasant Hill to Limestone Rd.,
                    Frank Buckingham Lane, Newark & Avondale Rd., Rd. to
                    Thompson's Bridge, Wheelwri[gh]t shop, Red Men's Hall.
                    Property of J.K. Chambers, Mrs. John Knoll, Jas. Vout, Herman
                    Cook, Edward Sheldon, Lewis Whiteman, Mrs. Sarah Worrall, Jos.
                    Worrall, Mrs. T.J. Whiteman, Jos. Higgins, Harvey Davis,
                    Ebenezer Church, Frank Whiteman, Albon Buckingham, Thos.
                    Dywer, Willard Buckingham, Frank Buckingham, Sam'l Pierson,
                    Wm. P. Stinson, Richard G. Buckingham, Wilmer Fell, J.T.
                    Dempsey, Henry Jacobs.
                    Other map shows: schoolhouse, Lewis Whiteman building.

     18   450       Plat of the north side of West Main St., Newark, from the B.& 
                    O.R.R. to the Jex property.  n.d.
                    15 x 437 cm.  No scale.  Ms. on profile paper.
                    Shows: Corbet St., Delaware Ave., rectory.
                    Property of Brown, McNeal, T.F. Armstrong, Barton, Thomas,
                    Rankin Armstrong, Wm. Armstrong, Galagher, Whitcraft, Bowen,
                    Mrs. Shul, Dunlap (Cooch), Wolf (Cooch), Mrs. Donell_Frank
                    Cooch, Hossinger, Cooch (Mrs. Wm.), Harter, Rambo, Cooch,
                    Walter, Maxwell, Wm. Wilson, Corbet, Jacobs, Lewis, Johnson,
                    Morrison, Jex, Rosehouse[?], Wright, Richards, Bailey, Cloud.

     19   451       Plat of the south side of West Main St., Newark, from the B.& 
                    O.R.R. to the Conover property.  n.d.
                    13 x 226 cm.  No scale.  Ms. on profile paper.
                    Shows: Wilson Lane, parsonage, B.& O.R.R.
                    Property of Conover, Geo. Brown, Wilson, Belmont, A.A. Curtis,
                    Mrs. Porter, Pennyhouse[?], Wm. Curtis, Donnell, J. Armstrong,
                    Whann or Wilson, C. Bland, Sha[f?]leigh, Tyson, Brown,
                    Thompson.

     20   452       Plat of Main St., Newark, from Depot Road to McKee's Lane, and 
                    McKee's Lane.  n.d.
                    13 x 733 cm.  No scale.  Ms. on profile paper.
                    Shows: Main St., Depot Rd., Church Alley, Delaware Ave., Corbitt
                    St., New London Rd., Elkton Rd., Academy St., Creek Rd., Choate
                    St., Chapel St., B.& O.R.R., Pomeroy & N.R.R., McKee's lane,
                    east town limit, bridgeway at Cooch, Kollock bridge, White Clay
                    Creek.

          452a      Map showing property of Dr. N.H. Clark & George Evans.  n.d.
                    19.5 x 31 cm.  No scale.  ms. in handwriting of George Evans. 
                    This map given by Miss Lena Evans.
                    Housed in oversize map drawer.

     21   453       Plat of Mount Pleasant Road.  n.d.
                    14.5 x 709 cm. no scale.  ms. on profile paper

     22   454       Plat of Delaware Ave., Wilbur St., Kershaw St. n.d.
                    12.5 x 260 cm. no scale,  ms. on profile paper
                    Shows: Academy St., Depot Rd., Elk[ton] Rd., Cleveland Ave.,
                    North St., Prospect Ave., P.& N.R.R.

     23   455       Plat of Academy St.  n.d.
                    12.5 x 323 cm. no scale.  ms. on profile paper
                    Shows: Main St., Delaware Ave., Depot Rd., town limits.

     24   456       Plat of Corbit St.  n.d.
                    13 x 81 cm. no scale.  ms. on profile paper
                    Shows: Main St., New London Rd., town limits. 

          457       Plat of North St.  n.d.
                    no scale.  ms. on profile paper
                    Note:  Unfinished, no information on map.  
                    Housed in oversize map drawer.

     25   458       Plat of Margaret St.  n.d.
                    12.5 x 133 cm. no scale.  ms. on profile paper
                    Shows: N. Chapel St., Annabella St., Paper Mill Rd.

     26   459       Plat of New London Ave.  n.d.
                    12.5 x 266 cm. no scale.  ms. on profile paper
                    Shows: Corbitt St., Cleveland Ave., Main St., B.& O.R.R., town
                    limits.

     27   460       Plat of Prospect Ave.  n.d.
                    12.5 x 77 cm. no scale.  ms. on profile paper
                    Shows: Creek Rd., Wilbur St.

     28   461       Plat of Ray St.  n.d.
                    12.5 x 76 cm. no scale.  ms. on profile paper
                    Shows: Creek Rd., town limits.

     29   462       Plat of Elkton Road.  n.d.
                    12.5 x 266 cm. no scale.  ms. on profile paper
                    Shows: Main St., Delaware Ave., town limits.

     30   463       Plat of Townsend Road, west end, & Newark, i.e., Main St. from
                    Elk Road to Creek Road, North side St.  n.d.
                    15 x 545 cm. no scale.  ms. on profile paper
                    Shows: N. College Ave., Warwick Rd., Cross Rds., cemetery,
                    Motherall store, Evans house, Pennington shop.
                    Property of Donnell, Thomas, Sarah Taylor, Wm. A. Scott, J.S. &
                    W. Lattomus, J.S.W. Lynam.

     31   464       Plat of S. Chapel St.  n.d.
                    12.5 x 386 cm. no scale.  ms. on profile paper
                    Shows: Main St., Delaware Ave., town limits.

     32   465       Plat of Church Alley.  n.d.
                    12.5 x 76 cm. no scale.  ms. on profile paper
                    Shows: Main St., Depot Rd. 

     33   466       Plat of Depot Road.  n.d.
                    12.5 x 380 cm. no scale.  ms. on profile paper
                    Shows: Main St., Church Alley, Delaware Ave., Pie Rd., Academy
                    Rd., Well Lane, P.B & W.R.R.

     34   467       Plat of Choate St.  n.d.
                    12.5 x 76 cm. no scale.  ms. on profile paper
                    Shows: Main St., Cemetery St., town limits.

     35   468       Plat of Cleveland Ave.  n.d.
                    12.5 x 253 cm. no scale.  ms. on profile paper
                    Shows: N. Chapel St., R.R. St., Wilbur St., Creek Rd., New
                    London Rd. 
                    Property of J. Hossinger.

     36   469       Plat of Cemetery St.  n.d.
                    13 x 38 cm. no scale.  ms. on profile paper
                    Note: Unfinished, no information on map.

     37   470       Plat of Pie Road.  n.d.
                    12.5 x 284 cm. no scale.  ms. on profile paper
                    Note: Unfinished, no information on map.

     38   471       Plat of North Chapel.  n.d.
                    12.5 x 202.5 cm. no scale.  ms. on profile paper
                    Shows: Fibre Mill Rd., Margaret St., Cleveland Ave., Cemetery
                    St., Main St., Paper Mill bridge, race bridge, town limits, P.&
                    N.R.R., B.& O.R.R.

     39   472       Plat of Cleveland Ave. & Depot Road.  n.d.
                    14.5 x 342 cm. no scale.  ms. on profile paper
                    Shows: New London Rd., Creek Rd., Lewis Lane, Wilbur St.,
                    Academy Rd., Pie Rd., Chapel St., New St., Main St., machine
                    shop, B.& O.R.R. bridge, P.B.& W.R.R.
                    Property of Thompson, Wall Paper[?], Malone, F. Briscoll, Pie,
                    Willis Frank.

     40   473       Plat of Delaware Ave. from Depot Road to S. Chapel.  n.d.
                    14.5 x 310.5 cm. no scale.  ms. on profile paper
                    Shows: Academy St.

     41   474       Plat of Cemetery, i.e. New, St.  n.d.
                    13 x 139 cm. no scale.  ms. on profile paper
                    Shows: N. Chapel St., Choate St.

     42   475       Plat of Creek Road  n.d.
                    13 x 234 cm. no scale.  ms. on profile paper
                    Shows: Ray St., Prospect Ave., Cleveland Ave., Main St., Bogy
                    Run bridge, Pomeroy R.R., town limits, B.& O.R.R.
                    Property of Mrs. Raub.


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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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