Map of Chicago in 1830 (published in 1886)

Andreas, A. T. (Alfred Theodore), 1839-1900
In A. T. Andreas, History of Chicago, from the earliest period to the present time (Chicago: A. T. Andreas, 1886).

Published an 1886 history of Chicago, this map recalls a time when the city was a frontier settlement. Visible on the map are the homes and businesses of early residents as well as indications of landmarks of 1886. Maps like these suggested the rapid changes taking place in American cities during the 19th century.

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Source:
Ayer Map2F G4104.C6G46 1828 A3
Date:
1886
Subjects:
Mapping Urbanization Visions of history
Places:
Chicago (Ill.)
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