Auction 170, Lot 141

"East Bound Rate Group Map of Trunk Line and New England Territories",

Subject: Northeastern United States & Canada

Period: 1912 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Printed Color

Size:
40.9 x 34.9 inches
103.9 x 88.6 cm

This large-format map of the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast covers the area from Virginia to Maine and highlights the extensive railroad network. Nineteen different rail lines are presented in various pattern and color with a key at bottom. The map also presents nice detail of counties, towns and cities, topography and drainage. Includes an inset map of Maine and New Brunswick at bottom right. Dissected into 32 panels and backed with linen. Folds into red cloth covers (9.2 x 5.7"). Published by Eugene Morris.

References:

Condition: B+

Overall light toning and staining from the adhesive used to glue the map to the linen. Covers have average wear with pencil notations on the front board.

Estimate: $160 - $200

Sold for: $220

Closed on 11/14/2018

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