Auction 103, Lot 116

"New Official Railroad map of the United States and Canada", Rand McNally & Co.

Subject: United States

Period: 1885 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Printed Color

Size:
42.5 x 26.5 inches
108 x 67.3 cm

Very large, colorful map with terrific railroad detail throughout including wagon roads, watershed, cities and villages, etc. Insets "Map of Atlantic Coast States Engraved on a Large Scale", plus individual city plans of Boston, Cincinnati, New York, Philadelphia, St. Louis, Chicago, Buffalo & Niagara Falls, and Washington. A large railroad map filled with scores of named railroads.

References:

Condition: A

Issued folding, now backed with archival tissue. Very light toning along a couple folds, still very good.

Estimate: $250 - $300

Sold for: $275

Closed on 6/11/2003

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