Map

Object number
FIC.2015.006
Title
Map of Cherry Neck
Creator
Hyde, Edward L.
Date
November 30 1867
Description
Watercolor painting mapping out a plan for landscaping in Cherry Neck. A large compass is drawn in the upper left. The inscription at the bottom gives the area of each property lot on the map in acres and square feet. The landscape depicts rocky cliffs, sandy beaches, grassy yards and shrubs and trees around the properties.

"Map of Cherry Neck. The property of Gen. L. Hazard Newport Rhode Island with indications for Landscape Treatment by Mitchell & Grant Bank Commerce Building New York" continues to list the areas of each lot on map.
Materials
paper
pencil
watercolor paint
Credit Line
Found in the Collection
Object Type
maps (documents)