Johnson's Map of Philadelphia (Pennsylvania)- Original (1897)

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Johnson's Map of Philadelphia (Pennsylvania)- Original (1897)

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Author: A. J. Johnson (Ed.)
Publisher: A. J. Johnson Company
Publication Date: 1897
Type: No Binding

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Title: Johnson's Map of Philadelphia (Pennsylvania)- Original (1897)
Author: A. J. Johnson (Ed.)
Publisher: A. J. Johnson Company
Publication Date: 1897
Type: No Binding
Condition: Fine

Notes: This rare original colored map of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is from Volume VI of the 1897 edition of the acclaimed Johnson's Universal Cyclopaedia. Streets, public buildings, colleges, hospitals, rail depots, rail lines, hotels, theatres and churches are clearly identified. The maps published by A. J. Johnson Company are known for their detail and accuracy. As a result, they are very popular with both map collectors and historians. The size of this map makes it ideal for matting and framing. This extraordinary example of 19th century mapmaking is a work of art and history that makes a perfect conversation piece for home or office. There is a book of knowledge contained in a well-crafted map. Plate size: - 12" x 9" ( 30 x 23) cm; Margins: - Min 1/2in (1.2 cm). Condition: Fine, with light age toning along margins. Central fold, as issued. Additional photos available upon request. All items carefully packed to avoid damage from moisture and rough handling. Sku: 004284