American City Maps from 1904

The Encyclopedia Britannica was first published between 1768 and 1771 in Edinburgh, Scotland as three volumes. One hundred years later the landmark ninth edition (30 volumes) was printed and became known for its eminent contributors, scholarship, and literary style. This was the first edition to have the new American supplement, with articles written by Americans, and some beautiful fold out maps of important American cities. I have eleven of these maps; Baltimore, Boston, Brooklyn, Buffalo, Chicago, Detroit, Minneapolis, New York City, Philadelphia, and St. Paul, and Washington, D.C. , which I posted below for you to see.

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I live in the beautiful Pacific Northwest, just outside of Portland, Oregon. My usual interests are cooking, wine, horticulture, art, and old books, but lately I've been obsessed with saving for a piece of land, so I can practice sustainability and learn to live as close to the land as possible, and then help others to do the same. To relax I listen to Dharma talks. Namaste!
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