"New Map of Boston giving all points of interest; With Every Railway & Steamboat Terminus, Prominent Hotels, Theaters, and Public Buildings…", Walker, George H. & Co.
Subject: Massachusetts, Boston
Period: 1883 (dated)
Color: Black & White
17 x 19 inches
43.2 x 48.3 cm
This terrific map of the city is loaded with information for the traveler, including railroads, ferry lines and a "thousand interesting attractions". This charming map was drawn by Tilly Haynes, Proprietor of the United States Hotel Co., and was distributed by the hotel to the public as a means of advertising. Printed on fine bank note style paper with blank verso. Folds into original brown cloth boards (3.5 x 5.25") with title in gilt.
Map has very light toning and a couple unobtrusive spots. Covers with just a little soiling at edge.