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Subject: New York City, New York
Date: 1933 (circa)
Condition Code: A+
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Color: printed color
Size: 9.1 x 17.6 inches
23.2 x 44.7 cm
This folding map covers all five boroughs of New York City and stretches from Yonkers to Coney Island. The primary emphasis of the map is the subway network throughout the city including named individual stations. It also shows parks, cemeteries, docks, ferries, and more. Issued by the Seamenís Bank for Savings, 74 Wall Street. Founded in 1839 to encourage thrift among seamen, the Seamenís Bank for Savings ceased operation in 1990 when it was acquired by Chase Manhattan Bank under a FDIC takeover. Folds into printed tan wrappers (3 x 6").
See also lot 824 for two reference books on the history of New York.
Condition Description: Mint condition.