Watertown New York ca. 1920's rare Advertising vintage street mapBrian DiMambro -Historical Investments
Street Map of the City of Watertown, N.Y.
(Freight Yard, Diamond Island)
Issued ca. 1920's (perhaps as late as 1930's?) by The Powers Book & Stationery Company, 8 & 9 Public Square, Watertown NY
Fine and uncommon old vintage offset city plan map.
Printed on both sides,originally issued tri-folded with central panel on back a large b&w photograph of the business building facade, four large display windows packed with goods. Two columns on back listing 53 specific locations on the map, the map itself overprinted in red numbers to correspond to this extensive list.
A picture is worth a thousand words. The photos are a major part of the item description. Please examine them closely, as what you see is what we will send you.
[note: we grade conservatively and always seek to disclose any noteworthy flaws.].
Map remains well preserved. Some light age wear or surface spotting/ soiling which is visible within the scan, overall visually appealing.
Paper and image remains overall clean & sound. Old maps & prints often display small minor repairs on the back, could have uneven blank margins, might have extraneous fold-lines or other small minor age flaws which do not detract from the visual appeal or value. Condition is carefully considered in arriving at our price.
Pleasing antique map entirely worthy of hanging for display.
A cartographic depiction captured in a manner entirely unique to this era.
Original fold lines as issued.
Sheet measures c. 8 1/2" H x 11" W.
Printed area measures c. 8" H x 8 7/8" W