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Auction 185, Lot 200


"The Reaches of New York City", National Geographic Magazine

Subject: New England - United States

Period: 1939 (dated)


Color: Printed Color

25.6 x 28.3 inches
65 x 71.9 cm
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This attractive pictorial map shows the region surrounding New York City, including New Jersey, eastern Pennsylvania, upstate New York, Connecticut and Massachusetts. Counties, roads, towns, rivers, topography, historical sites, battlefields, and historical notes fill the map. An inset at bottom right extends the map to show southern New Jersey. The map is surrounded by portraits of important historical figures and vignettes of various places and buildings in the region. Created by Albert Bumstead and printed by A. Hoen & Co.

References: Rumsey #12466.

Condition: B+

Issued folding with short separations at fold intersections and a few small spots of foxing in the image.

Estimate: $60 - $80

Sold for: $60

Closed on 11/17/2021