This vintage map of Newton, New Jersey was created in 1883 by O.H. Bailey, a prominent 19th century map maker. The map shows a bird’s eye view of the town as it used to be, including street names and old landmarks.
Landmarks on the map include Newton Collegiate Academy, Merriam Shoe Factory, Hallock Lumber & Coal, Sussex Register, Brickner Bottler, Earl’s Liquor, Earl’s Billiard Parlors, Foster’s Bookstore, Hibler Tobacco & Cigar, Hensche Barber, Cochran House, Ward’s Hotel, Swayze Law Offices, and more.
This historic map of Newton was restored by KNOWOL. Reproductions of the restored map are available here.
Bird’s Eye View of Newton, New Jersey in 1883
This old map of Newton makes an attractive addition to your office, library, or den and can even be used to teach children the geography and history of the area. When you’re done exploring, click here to get your copy.