Martha's Vineyard Buzzard Bay Old Colony Line Mass. 1880 promo advertising mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Old Colony Line Map of Martha's Vineyard and the Summer Resorts of Buzzard's Bay and Vineyard Sound.
(North America, United States, New England, Massachusetts, Martha's Vineyard, Chappaquiddick).
Issued Summer 1880, Boston by the Old Colony Line. Map by H.F. Walling. Printed on pink paper.
Rare ephemeral late 19th century lithographed map, produced as a promotional handbill advertisement for this New England ferry company this specific 1880 season. The map is folded within the printed brochure.
Small map shows signs of fold line wear, small edge chipping, still displays well.
Undoubtedly very scarce/ rare survival.
Sheet Measures c. 14 3/4" H x 9 3/4" W.
Printed Area Measures c. 14" H x 9" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 4.