"Map of the City of Providence, Rhode Island", Thompson, J.C.
Subject: Rhode Island
Period: 1870 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
22.5 x 26.5 inches
57.2 x 67.3 cm
This is an uncommon, folding plan of Providence prepared under the direction of C.E. Paine, City Engineer, and published by Sampson, Davenport, & Co. It provides an excellent view of all the streets, turnpikes, railroads, hospitals, racetracks, cemeteries, parks, etc. It is colored by ward and includes the city seal in the cartouche.
Left edge partially remargined with facsimile of neatline. Some minor toning along folds with a few scattered spots. Issued folding, lacking any covers.