Auction 151, Lot 269

"Asher & Adams New Topographical Atlas and Gazetteer of New York. Putnam, Rockland, Westchester, New York, Richmond, Kings, Queens, and Suffolk Counties", Asher & Adams

Subject: Southeastern New York

Period: 1870 (circa)

Publication: Asher & Adams New Topographical Atlas and Gazetteer of New York...

Color: Hand Color

Size:
22.4 x 16.3 inches
56.9 x 41.4 cm

This striking map covers the region of Downstate New York, which includes Manhattan, Long Island, and nearby counties Putnam, Rockland, and Westchester. Neighborhoods are delineated, and towns, railroads, canals, post offices, wagon roads, harbors, and more are located. Bordering parts of New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Connecticut are visible as well. At the bottom of the map is a "time indicator" comparing the time in Albany with the times in 29 nearby towns.

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Condition: B+

Original color with light toning along the centerfold and the sheet's edges.

Estimate: $140 - $180

Sold for: $275

Closed on 11/19/2014

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