Rare Maps - San Francisco 1878
The City of San Francisco: Birds Eye View from the Bay looking South-West. An archival quality recreation of the engraving with original hand color. Published by Currier & Ives, 1878.
This print shows the 19th-century metropolis thirty years after the discovery of gold in California. This 1878 view is densely detailed; more than one hundred landmarks are named in its index, including Union Square, churches, bank buildings and hotels.
Print medium: Water color inks on archival water color paper.
25" h x 32" w
Availability: In Stock