New York. Harper's Weekly. July 8, 1871.
Pictorial map, centrefold black and white wood engraving from Harper's Weekly of July 8, 1871, 13 3/4 x 20 1/2 inches on sheet sheet 16 x 22 inches, text on verso, additional text sheet attached. Light toning particularly to margins; overall very good condition. This aerial view covers the greater Boston area including South Boston, East Boston, and Cambridge. Named rail lines stretch off into the distance, with East Holliston at upper left and Westford at upper right. City density is represented with tiny pictographs of buildings. A rich map that rewards close inspection. Item #56946