Auction 170, Lot 238

"Map of the City of Los Angeles",

Subject: Los Angeles, California

Period: 1915 (dated)


Color: Printed Color

17.4 x 22.3 inches
44.2 x 56.6 cm

This pocket map was compiled by James Chadwick and issued by the Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce. It covers the vicinity from Hollywood, Griffith Park, and Glendale in the north to Inglewood, Watts, and Huntington Park in the south. The map presents the city's street grid pattern with the city limits shown by black dashed lines and street car lines highlighted in red overprinting. Several railroads are located and named along with parks, cemeteries, and the course of the Los Angeles River. The verso contains a comprehensive street index. Folds into light blue paper wrappers (3.5 x 6.5").


Condition: A

On a clean sheet with no tears or fold separations. Paper wrappers have light wear.

Estimate: $160 - $190

Sold for: $600

Closed on 11/14/2018