Auction 112, Lot 162

"Map of the Housatonic Railroad and Connections [and] Map of the Housatonic System", Railroad Companies, (Various)

Subject: New England

Period: 1891 (published)

Publication:

Color: Printed Color

Size:
6 x 9 inches
15.2 x 22.9 cm

Booklet containing two folding maps; "Map of the Housatonic Railroad and Connections" (7.5 x 7.5") and "Map of the Housatonic System" (7.5 x 19.5"). Booklet, titled Ye Olde Berkshire Hills - Housatonic Railroad. The Only Route to Lenox, contains numerous b&w half tone photographs of interesting things along the route with accompanying text, time and rate schedules, etc. Paper cover, 105 pp., 2 maps, 25 plates. Published by the Housatonic Railroad, Bridgeport, Connecticut.

References:

Condition: A

Maps are very good to fine. Booklet is missing front cover.

Estimate: $60 - $80

Sold for: $130

Closed on 9/28/2005

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