Boston: National Publishing Company, 1902. Linen-backed sheet [105.5 cm x 120 cm] / [41.5" x 47"] that folds into black cloth covers. Covers and map are in nice condition. Near fine. Item #6461
Inset maps of New York City [26 cm x 21] and Long Island [23 cm x 43 cm] at the foot. List of railroads into New York with mileage's at upper right. List of counties and county seats at lower left. List of steamship lines to New York at the left of the Long Island inset. Counties are shaded in color with town boundaries shown within. Roads, railroads, waterways, geological features and more are all located. Highly detailed map of the Empire State at the turn of the twentieth century.
"This Map shows all counties, townships, cities, boroughs, villages, post-offices and stations, displayed, in a general way, according to Population. It also shows every Steam Railroad thus: Suburban Electric Lines thus: With all stations. Distances between Stations are given in Statute Miles and decimal fractions of Miles. Canals thus: Stage Lines and other Drives in the Adirondacks Region thus: Steamship Lines thus: with distances between Ports of Destination In English Statute Miles. The Adirondacks Forest Reserve Boundary shown thus Private grants in Adirondacks Region thus." - from the cartouche.