Chicopee Falls Massachusetts Town & City Plan 1912 Richards large detailed mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Maps, Early 20th Century Maps, Americana, United States, New England, Massachusetts, Chicopee Falls, City Plans).
Issued 1912, Springfield, Massachusetts by Richards Map Co.
Scarce early 20th century large lithographed city & township map with original hand color, backed on linen as issued.
A monumental map from a very scarce atlas, virtually every single lot plot is outlined with hundreds of specific owners named, Public and commercial buildings are shown in pink, residential in yellow. Not to be confused with far more common smaller atlas maps of this era.
Well preserved, nice looking example with pleasing age patina, original small leather inset tab along the fore edge of sheet.
Original center fold as issued.
Sheet Measures c. 22" H x 32" W.
Printed Area Measures c. 21 1/2" H x 30" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 4.