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Secretary of State - Map, Boundary, Riparian and Turnpike Filings and related records


See also: Map and Atlas Collections - State Records, Part 1 (Agencies A - Z)
Map and Atlas Collections - State Records, Part 2 (Special Commissions)
Map and Atlas Collections - County, Municipal, Federal and Non-Governmental Records

Series:
Department of State
Secretary of State's Office
Municipal Filings, 1768-1906
Control #:
SSTSE002
Format:
1 c.f. (2 boxes)
Arrangement:
By municipal name
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Series:
Department of State
Secretary of State's Office
Records Relating to County Boundary Lines, 1761-1927
Control #:
SSTSE021
Format:
0.5 c.f. (1 box)
Arrangement:
Chronological
Notes:
Includes appointments and reports of commissioners, surveys and bills for expenses.

Series:
Department of State
Secretary of State's Office
New York - New Jersey Boundary Line Records, 1769-1889
Control #:
SSTSE022
Format:
0.5 c.f. (1 box)
Arrangement:
Chronological
Notes:
Includes records of various commissions appointed to settle New York - New Jersey boundary disputes.

Series:
Department of State
Secretary of State's Office
Riparian Grant Applications, 1875-1891
Control #:
SSTSE025
Format:
2 c.f. (4 boxes)
Arrangement:
By application number
Notes:
Include applications to the Riparian Commission.

Series:
Department of State
Secretary of State's Office
Riparian Maps, 1891-1952
Control #:
SSTSE026
Format:
3 c.f. (88 map folders)
Arrangement:
Chronological

Series:
Department of State
Secretary of State's Office
Maps, 1780s-1910s
Control #:
SSTSE027
Format:
206 c.f. (various)
Arrangement:
Numerical/alphabetical within type

Series:
Department of State
Secretary of State's Office
Index to Papers relating to Turnpike Companies, ca. 1805-1904
Control #:
SSTSE062
Format:
0.1 c.f. (1 vol.)


Related records:


Series:
Office of the Governor
Counsel's Office
Riparian Grant Files, 1953-1973
Control #:
S99CO001
Format:
9 c.f. (9 boxes)
Arrangement:
Various
Notes:
Includes riparian records for Governors Meyner, Hughes and Cahill administrations.

Series:
New Jersey Boundary Commission
Reports, 1887-1890
Control #:
SZNEJ001
Format:
0.2 c.f. (2 vols.)
Notes:
Includes 1887 and 1890.

Series:
New York-New Jersey Joint Boundary Commission
Description of Monuments, 1882
Control #:
SZNEY001
Format:
0.1 c.f. (1 vol.)


~ The collections listed on this page represent 222.4 c.f. of paper records ~



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This page last updated 02/05/2007