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Auction 106, Lot 209

"The Hudson By Daylight Map, from New York Bay to the Head of Tide Water containing Names or Streams, Islands, and Heights of Mountains", Bruce, Wallace

Subject: New York

Period: 1894 (dated)

Publication: Bryant Union Company

Color: Printed Color

5.5 x 107 inches
14 x 271.8 cm
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Complied from U.S. Coast Survey data, this extraordinary map includes the names of prominent residences along the Hudson, historical landmarks, Indian names, etc. Still bound into 17 pp. booklet illustrated with photographs, wood engravings and great advertisements. A great early 20th century guide book featuring the large folding map tipped onto back cover. Stiff board covers with an old photo of a lighthouse on the cover.


Condition: A

Map in remarkably fine condition. Back cover torn, closed with archival tape.

Estimate: $150 - $200

Sold for: $75

Closed on 3/3/2004