U.S. - Mid Atlantic States (NY, PA, NJ, MD, VA, DE, D.C. WV)
CHILD WELFARE) Gerry, Elbridge T. (compiled by).
Manual of The New York Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children. With Appropriate Forms and References...Cover title: Gerry's Manual. 1902.
New York. The Society. 1902. 155pp, index, 7 3/8 x 4 1/2 inches, gilt decorative cloth covered boards (hardbound). Missing front free endpaper otherwise good, clean condition with exceptionally bright gilt decorative cover. "Gerry's Manual, 1902, is a compact little volume published by the New York S.P.C.C., setting forth the... Item #46164
COASTAL SURVEY MAP)
U.S. Government, Superintendent of the Coast Survey. 1851. Map, uncolored, folded as issued, 23" x 18.5". Clean with good margins; very light creasing in right panel; two areas of barely visible dampstaining along one fold. New York Bay to the North and Delaware Bay to the South and the Delaware... Item #27136
CONNECTICUT - NEW HAVEN)
Smith, Jr., B. F. (drawn by). Wellstood & Peters (engraved by).
New York. Swormstedt & Poe. 1854. Steel engraving, 4 3/4 x 7 1/4 inches on sheet size 6 1/2 x 10 inches. Faint foxing; good condition. Attractive landscape view of New Haven, Connecticut. Plate from The Ladies' Repository for 1854. Item #49500
DELAWARE / PENNSYLVANIA - DELAWARE BAY NAUTICAL CHART)
A Chart of Delawar Bay, with Soundings and Nautical Observations - taken by Capt. Sir Andrew Snape Hammond of the Navy, and others composed and Published for the Use of Pilotage by J:F:W: Des Barres Esqr. - June 1st 1779.
No Place of Publication. Barre Publishers. 1779. This facsimile edition - 1968. Facsimile edition, 30 1/4 x 21 3/4 inches (neatline), a few soft creases from rolling overall very good condition. A high quality vintage reproduction of Joseph F.W. Des Barres important 18th century nautical charting of the Delaware Bay... Item #55013
Lummis, F. E. (illus).
New York. Harper's Weekly. 02-12- 1887. Single-page black and white wood engraving, from Harper's Weekly of February 12, 1887; sheet size approx. 11 x 16 inches. Very good condition. Accompanying text on a separate sheet. View of the river frozen over with ships iced in. Item #32562
MAINE - PORTLAND)
Wellstood & Peters (engraved by).
Smith, Brothers & Co. 1854. Steel engraving, 4 3/4 x 8 inches on sheet size 6 1/2 x 10 1/4 inches. Faint foxing, light soiling to upper left margin; good condition. Attractive landscape view of Portland, Maine. Plate from The Ladies' Repository for 1854. Item #49501
MARYLAND - ANNAPOLIS)
Voorhies, Stephen J. (cartographer).
No Place of Publication. No publisher. No date. Ca. 1940. Two-color map, 7 3/8 x 10 1/4 inches on sheet 7 5/8 x 10 1/2 inches. Few soiled spots, adhesive residue and some light abrasion to the verso (from being glued into a scrap book?), good... Item #46803
MARYLAND - BALTIMORE - JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY)
Egyptienne Luxury. No date. Ca. 1900. This is an "Egyptienne Luxury" trade silk, approx. 3 1/4 x 1 3/4 inches, deep blue background, with Johns Hopkins multi-colored emblem "The Johns Hopkins University Baltimore" and Johns Hopkins lettered in gold. This would make an attractive gift for a graduate from this prestigious Maryland university. Fine condition. Item #31837
MARYLAND - BALTIMORE)
Mitchell. Copyright 1867. [ 1868]. Map, handcolored, approx. 9 1/2 x 11 inches including decorative border. Good condition: soft creasing mostly in margins, small puncture in lower left corner affecting border, a few edge tears well outside of image. A very decorative map, with grape vine decorative border. Item #35383
MARYLAND - DELAWARE)
Philadelphia. Thomas, Cowperthwait. Copyright 1850. [ 1855]. Hand-colored map, 11.25 x 14.5" including decorative border. Very good condition: three very faint spots of foxing, upper right corner torn but this is 5/8 inch outside image area (margins are approx. 1 inch). Includes an inset table of steamboat routes and an... Item #29132
MARYLAND / BALTIMORE)
Graham, Charles (illus).
New York. Harper's Weekly. 10-16- 1886. Single page black and white wood engraving consisting of nine vignettes, from Harper's Weekly of October 16, 1886; 9.5 x 13.5"; very good condition. Item #28420
MARYLAND / BALTIMORE)
Smith, J. R. (drawn by). J. B. Neagle (engraved by).
Boston. Samuel Walker. [ 1834]. Steel engraving, 5 1/2 x 8 inches on sheet size 8 3/4 x 10 1/2 inches. Very good condition. An attractive early 19th century bird's-eye view of ships sailing through the harbor in Baltimore, Maryland. Item #42856
Extended Views of Maryland: Hughes Company Panoramic Photographs. Presented in the Maryland Senate Office Buiding - Annapolis. January Through April 1986.
Albin o. Kuhn Library and Gallery, University of Maryland Baltimore County. 1986. BOOKLET, black and white photo illustrations, unpaginated (approx. 10 pp), 4 1/2 x 11 inches, pictorial wrappers (softbound). Near fine condition. Panoramic photo illustrations from the 1920s. From the introduction, "The Hughes Company began making panoramic photographs just... Item #35174
Chicago. Rand McNally. 1921. Folding double sided color map 19 x 25 inches in stiff wrappers 6.25 x 4 inches with 35 pp text including index, ads. Wrappers worn at extremities, text block detached, map has a 2 inch edge tear at fold, otherwise map in very good condition. Railroads... Item #32282
MASSACHUSETTS - BOSTON)
South Station, Boston. John F. Murphy, 1905. Bird's eye view map, chromolithograph, image 20 3/4 x 17 inches on sheet 22 x 18 inches folding into stiff card folder 8 x 4 inches. There are five spots to the left edge of the map, otherwise it is clean with no... Item #37697
MASSACHUSETTS - BOSTON)
Capon, Charles R. (mapmaker).
Boston. The Boston Five Cents Savings Bank. Copyright 1929. Color pictorial / pictographic map, decorative border, 18 1/4 x 24 1/2 inches, double fold in color decorative thin card folder, 9 3/4 x 12 3/4 inches. Light soiling to covers, map in very good condition. Brightly... Item #42235
MASSACHUSETTS - BOSTON)
Boston. Phillips, Sampson, and Company. Crosby and Nichols. Copyright date: 1851. Folding black and white map, wood engravings, viii+246+112+pp, 6 1/4 x 4 inches, cloth-covered boards (hardbound). Covers are detached, rear free endpaper loose, light dampstaining to lower outer corners of textblock, occasional scattered foxing. Folding map has 1 inch... Item #49517
MASSACHUSETTS - NEW BEDFORD)
Hill, J. W. (drawn by). Wellstood & Peters (engraved by).
Smith, Brothers & Co. 1854. Steel engraving, 4 3/4 x 7 1/4 inches on sheet size 6 1/2 x 10 inches. Faint foxing; good condition. View of New Bedford, Massachusetts. Plate from The Ladies' Repository for 1854. Item #49497
MASSACHUSETTS / MAINE - SAILING)
New York. General Drafting Company. 1947. Map, 37 1/4 x 24 inches (95 x 61 cm) folding to 9 1/2 x 6 1/4 inches, five smaller color maps on verso, multiple fold as issued. Good condition; light toning at folds, very light soiling. An attractive and very displayable map, with... Item #39615
North America. Sheet VII. Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maryland, Delaware, Columbia and Part of Virginia.
London. Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (Baldwin and Cradock). 07-15- 1833. Map, outline handcolor, 14 1/2 x 12 1/4 inches including decorative border. Very good condition: very light overall foxing which gives a lightly toned quality to the map. The maps published by that quintessential Victorian institution, the... Item #31468
NEW JERSEY - ASBURY PARK)
Pach (from photographs by).
New York. Harper's Weekly. 08-31- 1878. Double page black and white wood engraving, from Harper's Weekly August 31, 1878; sheet size approximately 16 1/2 x 23 inches, centrefold as issued, includes front cover (not complete issue). Covers lightly soiled. Centerfold very good: faint mark to mid... Item #48595
NEW JERSEY - ATLANTIC CITY)
[ 1878]. Lithograph, 9 3/4 x 12 inches on sheet size 11 1/2 x 14 inches. Very good condition. Attractive lithographic view of, according to text on verso, "The Largest and Leading House on the Island" capable of accommodating 600 guests. Behind the hotel the village of Atlantic City is... Item #47194
NEW JERSEY - CAPE MAY)
Cape May, New Jersey. City of Cape May. No date. Ca. 1920. Illustrated booklet, 9 x 6 inches, 12 pp., describing the amenities of Cape May, NJ with two pages of maps showing auto routes to the town approaching from the north and west and from the west and south... Item #53601
NEW JERSEY - COASTAL SURVEY)
Sketch B No. 3 Showing the Triangulation & Geographical Position in Section No. II From New York City to Cape Henlopen.
U.S. Government, Superintendent of the Coast Survey. 1851. Map, folded as issued, 23 x 18 1/2 inches, light toning at folds, a few creases. Shows New York Bay to the north and Delaware Bay to the south and the Delaware River including light houses. Item #31981
NEW JERSEY - LAKE PASSAIC)
Map of the Extinct Lake Passaic, showing its outline, the position of the present shore features and the deformation which its shores have suffered.
Trenton, NJ. John L. Murphy Publishing Company. 1895. Folded map, 7 1/2 x 4 1/2 inches, unfolding to sheet size 26 x 38 1/4 inches, depicting in great detail the Extinct Lake Passaic and present day environs. Map in excellent condition, with two small breaks at folds. Map is attached... Item #52884