White Mountains New Hampshire 1893 old Tourist map folding pocket colorBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Map of the White Mountains and Central New Hampshire.
[cover title: Latest Map of Central New Hampshire Including the White Mountain District].
Published 1893 by Geo. Walker & Co, Boston.
Finely detailed and quite scarce large folio sheet 19th century folding color lithographed pocket map.
Locates a profusion of details, including specific grand hotels and resorts, land grants and purchases, terrain, elevations and contours, natural sights of tourist interest, Crawford Bridge path to summit of Mt. Washington as well as Cog railway identified, etc. Keys below title identify elevations above sea level and lists of towns & Hotels. Early American Summer Resort tourist cartography.
Fresh, clean example, nearly as issued in appearance aside from a couple short intersection fold line splits, fold lines as issued. Original pictorial thin card covers present, advertising on rear.
Sheet measures c. 23" x 25 3/4".
Printed area measures c. 21" x 24".
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, v.4.