Hyde Park Massachusetts Southern Section 1876 Norfolk detailed city plan mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Southern Section of Hyde Park.
(North America, United States, Massachusetts, Norfolk County, Hyde Park, Detailed City Plan).
Issued 1876, New York by Sherman, publ. by Comstock & Cline. Map engraved by Edward Busch [Phila], printed by H.J. Troudy [Phila].
Uncommon 19th century lithographed map with original hand color.
A highly detailed map with owners of houses and their plots identified. Invaluable for genealogical research, includes various non-residential buildings and businesses such as tool and machine shop, a woolen mill,, Smithfield manufacturing.
Map is not new, shows signs of age and handling. Light age spotting, light old damp staining as seen. Displays a lovely age patina, still well worthy of display or gift giving. An uncommon county map from this era.
Sheet Measures c. 16 1/4" x 12 3/4".
Printed Area Measures c. 15" x 11 1/2".
LeGear, U.S. Atlases, L1580.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 1.