Illinois state dbl. page w/ Chicago vicinity inset c.1887 Bradley antique mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
County & Township Map of the State of Illinois.
(North America / United States- Chicago and Vicinity inset)
Issued c.1887 by M. Bradley & Bros after S.A. Mitchell.
On the back are two full page city plans- Chicago & Cincinnati.
Fine 19th century lithographed map with original hand color. Almost certainly printed from old Mitchell plates acquired by this firm late in the 19th century.
Paper and image remains clean and well preserved with a fine patina and visual appeal.
Original fold line as issued.
Sheet measures c. 24"H x 15 1/4"W.
Printed area measures c. 21 1/2"H x 14 7/8"W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 3.