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Auction 192, Lot 262


"Map of Romantic Boston Bay and Cape Cod - The Land of Our Pilgrim Forefathers",

Subject: Boston & Cape Cod, Massachusetts

Period: 1965 (dated)


Color: Printed Color

21.1 x 16.3 inches
53.6 x 41.4 cm
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This pictorial map is by Edward Rowe Snow and was created for tourists visiting Boston, Boston Bay and Cape Cod. Important sites, historical events, and local activities are depicted pictorially. A large inset gives a bird's-eye plan of Provincetown with key historical events noted. The route of the passenger ships from Provincetown to Boston is well marked on the map. Snow published over 100 books primarily focused on New England coastal history and was a columnist for The Patriot Ledger in Quincy, Massachusetts.


Condition: A

Issued folding on blue paper with minor wear along the folds.

Estimate: $80 - $100

Sold for: $24

Closed on 4/26/2023