Auction 111, Lot 216

"Baltimore", Bradford & Goodrich

Subject: Maryland - Baltimore

Period: 1838 (dated)

Publication: General Atlas of the World

Color: Hand Color

Size:
14.2 x 11.5 inches
36.1 x 29.2 cm

Fine plan of Baltimore divided into 12 districts with street names, buildings, parks, and railroads. This is one of the earliest obtainable maps of the city. In 1830 Baltimore became the terminus of the first important U.S. railroad, the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad. The railroad and important harbor facilities are well illustrated on the map. Engraved by G.W. Boynton.

References: Van Ermen #52.

Condition: A

Estimate: $180 - $230

Sold for: $75

Closed on 6/8/2005

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