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Auction 115, Lot 286

"Map of Philadelphia Photographically Reduced from the 25 Large Sectional Drawings Contained in Smedley's Complete Atlas of Philadelphia", Smedley, Samuel L.

Subject: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia

Period: 1872 (dated)


Color: Black & White

14.8 x 19.5 inches
37.6 x 49.5 cm

Scarce pocket map edition of this map. Absolutely filled with details of streets, buildings, open spaces, railroads, and more. Extends to include the communities of Darby, Haddington, Hestonville, Chestnut Hill, Camden, Frankford, and more. Without the original covers. Printed on thin banknote style paper.


Condition: B

Folding, as issued. Slight toning along some folds, one short fold with separation, else very good to fine.

Estimate: $200 - $300

Sold for: $150

Closed on 6/21/2006