''RHODE ISLAND'' Philadelphia: Anthony Finley, c. 1827, from A New General Atlas. Very fine engraved map with full original hand-coloring.(Image: 11 x 8 1/2'')
This handsome historical map depicts Rhode Island with its five counties named and in contrasting colors. Topographical features are depicted with major cities, towns, mountains, islands and waterways identified. Several mills, lighthouses, and bridges are located. Even the major wagon roads are shown throughout the state
A fine example from Finley’s atlas, which was highly praised for its elegance and clarity.