Auction 89, Lot 89

"New Official Railroad Map of the United States and Canada",

Subject: United States

Period: 1885 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Printed Color

Size:
42 x 26 inches
106.7 x 66 cm

Very large, colorful map. Great detail of the railroads. Insets including "Map of Atlantic Coast States Engraved on a Large Scale", and several city plans; Boston, Cincinnati, New York, Philadelphia, St. Louis, Chicago, Buffalo & Niagara Falls, and Washington. Despite the title the map only shows the bordering areas of Canada. Backed with Japanese tissue for added strength and ready for framing.

References:

Condition: A+

Estimate: $225 - $275

Sold for: $600

Closed on 12/8/1999

Archived