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Lot 0048
  • Title/Content of Map: 1876 Toudy Bird's Eye View of Centennial Exposition in Philadelphia -- Bird's Eye View, Centennial Buildings, 1876
  • Date Printed: 1876, Philadelphia
  • Cartographer: H Toudy
  • Size: 17.3 x 23.3 in.

    This well executed bird’s eye view of the 1876 Centennial Fairgrounds, Fairmont Park, Philadelphia. The inset in lower left a schematic of the fairgrounds identifying key buildings in words and also numerically with the aid of the index listing 51 locations. The view is looking across the Schuykill River. Key buildings identified include the Machinery Hall, Main Building, Agricultural Building, Observatory, etc. There is a train in foreground pulling into the station.

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  • Location: This item ships from Ohio

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  • Condition

    Good. Nice original color. Damp stains, mostly below the main image. Few smaill soil stains. Toning. Four splits (between 1.5 and 0.5 in.) in upper left.

    Buyer's Premium

    • 15%

    Toudy: View of Centennial Exposition Philadelphia, 1876

    Estimate $400 - $450Feb 28, 2018
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    Ships from verified Jasper52 seller #21927 in Ohio
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    New York, NY, USA
    Auction Curated By:
    Steve Kovacs
    Maps Expert