Boston, Ma: George H. Walker & Co., 1879. Very Good. Item #900258
A Beautiful large folding original 1879 hand-colored street map of Bridgewater, Massachusetts, in Plymouth County, showing property owner names at the time as well as 19th-century building footprints and street names.
Depicted are individual homes, schools, churches and local businesses, as well as local cemeteries and water sources. Also featured is the line of the Old Colony Railroad and a nice depiction of the Bridgewater Iron Works, the buildings of which are hand-colored in bright magenta.
In very good condition, this historic piece shows little wear, save for some mild foxing and age toning, more so along the centerfold.
Measuring approximately 28" X 17 3/4", this map is PERFECT for framing and display!