“BALTIMORE” Boston, Massachusetts: Thomas Gamaliel Bradford, c. 1838. (Image: 11 ¼ x 14 3/8’’) Excellent condition and color with small stain in upper center border
Very fine & beautifully engraved map with original hand-coloring. Engraved by G. W. Boynton (owner of an engraving company in Boston 1830’s - 40’s). From An Illustrated Atlas, Geographical, Statistical and Historical of the United States and Adjacent Countries by T. G. Bradford.
This exceptionally handsome map depicts the city of Baltimore, Maryland with streets named and many buildings identified (including Baltimore College, Battle Monument, Penitentiary and the City Hall).
Railroads are shown and depots located. A very interesting and very scarce view of the city as it existed in the early 19th century.