Missouri state folding pocket map 1884 Rand McNally antique scarce litho mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Rand, McNally & Co's Missouri.
(North America, United States, Midwest, Missouri, St. Louis, Mississippi River, Jefferson City, ).
Issued 1884, Chicago by Rand, McNally & Co.
Scarce 19th century color lithographed folding pocket map. Overprinted in red with many named smaller local railroad lines.
Decorative border, comparative list top right of 23 Iron-producing states. Smaller inset to left of St. Louis environs which locates a baseball park.
Small 19th century purple railroad rubber stamp on reverse indicates it was distributed separately within a railroad station or office. Scarce thus.
Well preserved, nice looking example with pleasing age patina.
Original fold lines as issued.
Sheet measures c. 20 1/2" x 14".
Printed area measures c. 19 1/2" x 13".
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 4