The Changing Landscape of Cape May County, New Jersey

Historical Maps courtesy of
Rutgers Special Collections and Archives
CAPE MAY COUNTY 1872
CAPE MAY COUNTY 1912
CAPE MAY COUNTY 1948
CAPE MAY CITY 1886
CAPE MAY CITY 1931
NORTH WILDWOOD 1915

1872 ATLAS OF NEW JERSEY


USGS topographic quads mid 1950s courtesy of Rutgers Geography Department

Greater Cape May Historical Society

Cape May County Historical Museum

Historic Cold Spring Village

A HISTORIAN'S TIPS TO STUDENTS RESEARCHING LOCAL HISTORY

Comments, suggestions, and additional images are welcome.
Contact info for Mike Siegel can be found at http://mapmaker.rutgers.edu