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Lot 0027
  • Title/Content of Map: 1829 Survey Map of the Earliest American Railroad Plan -- Plan of a Survey for the Proposed Boston and Providence Rail-Way
  • Date Printed: 1828 Boston
  • Cartographer: J Hayward
  • Size: 7.2 x 41.2 in.

    Earliest railroad map in the Library of Congress collections. It is listed as one of the "Rail Roads Never Before Delineated" by Henry S. Tanner in his Memoir on the Recent Surveys ... (Philadelphia, 1829). Map drawn by J Hayward and produced by Annin & Smith. Report published in Boston by Dutton & Wentworth

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  • Location: This item ships from Ohio

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  • Condition

    Very Good. Foldout map, some age toning along folds, edges.

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    Antique Survey Map of Earliest American Railroad Plan

    Estimate $330 - $375Feb 15, 2018
    New York, NY, USA
    Auction Curated By:
    Steve Kovacs
    Maps Expert