Maker: Walling & Gray.
Antique map of the compact portions of Boston, includes Cambridge, Somerville, Charlestown, East Boston, South Boston, Brookline, Brighton, Somerville, Chelsea and Everett. Inset map shows the present limits of the city of Boston. Shows roads, railroads, parks, squares, public buildings, and more. This map was produced in the middle of the project to fill Back Bay and includes a part of the Charles River with a street grid overlay. Two roads drawn into the water between South Boston and Boston Proper suggest early plans for the South Boston Waterfront. Map measures approximately 14.75" x 23.5". Good overall antique condition with toning throughout, some image transfer, some spots at bottom and top, and some repaired damage to the paper at the bottom center paper edge. Price reflects condition.
Item Number: MAS192