Maker: Sampson, Davenport, & Co..
Antique hand colored map of Providence RI Rhode Island published by Sampson, Davenport, & Co. in 1869. Colored by ward with streets, steam railroads, horse rail roads, waterways, and public spaces. Includes the Cove Promenade and other mid-19th century features of the city. Prepared by C.E. Paine and apparently sold by J.C. Thompson. Very good original condition backed on a light linen with silk ribbon sewn to the edges to protect the paper. With some minor spots and stains. Approx. 26.5 x 22.75 inches to the neatline. Overall sheet dimensions are 29 x 25 inches. **NOTE- because this map requires extra insurance for shipping, an additional charge will appear on your card after your original purchase. If you would like to know what that charge will be, please contact us.**
Item Number: RHO177