Maryland & Delaware Washington D.C. 1867-8 Johnson & Ward map Scarce IssueBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Johnson's Delaware and Maryland.
(North America, United States, Mid-Atlantic, Maryland, Delaware, Washington, D.C., Chesapeake Bay, Potomac River).
Issued 1860-1867/68, NY.
Mid 19th century engraved (lithographed) map with original hand color.
Detailed inset of District of Columbia with a key locating 12 significant buildings.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, light soiling and small scattered spotting, light old dampstain at lower left corner, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Sheet Measures c. 14" H x 18" W.
Ira.S. Lourie, Johnson U.S. Map Project online website, essential key resource for Johnson maps.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 2, pp. 443