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Antique Detroit, MI Prints and Maps.
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001det:
1926 Lincoln ad. Color ad featuring the Dietrich design Sedan, with "two 'occasional' seats which completely disappear when not in use." 6x9-1/2 in. $30



002det:
c.1910 Detroit Electric Car ad. This scarce black & white ad from early "Life." A picture of the early electric battery driven car, and the Anderson Carriage Company, Detroit.
8-1/2x11 in. $30



009det:
1873 Detroit view. Antique hand colored engraving of Downtown Detroit, from the balcony of the old City Hall. 9-1/2x12-1/2 in. $40


010det:
1873 Detroit River view. Hand colored antique engraving of the waterfront above Detroit. 9-1/2x7 in. $30


013det:
 
1889 The City of Detroit and Its Surroundings. Genuine antique view of the City and the busy Detroit River: the Market from City Hall, the Grand Circus, The Bagley Fountain, the River with Revenue Cutter at anchor, Old Block House on Gross Isle, Grosse Isle, Lumber Tow, and excursion to Belle Isle. This beautifully hand colored steel engraving is among the finest views of the 19th Century. From the August 1889 edition of
Harper's Weekly.
16x22 in. $200


016Detroit:
1886 Rare Michigan -- Views In and About the City of Detroit and the City of Windsor, Canada. Hand colored wood engraving featured in Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper.
16 x 11 in. $300



017Detroit:
1856 Very early hand colored wood engraving showing five views in Detroit, Michigan. Featured in Ballou's Pictorial
Drawing-Room Companion.
22 x 15 in. $80



018Detroit:
1881 Charles Graham wood engraving titled, "The Detroit
River at Night."
11 x 8 in. $30



 
019Detroit:
1873 Hand colored wood engraving from Picturesque America titled, "Detroit River, from Fort Wayne (below the City)."
12 x 9-1/4 in. $30



021Detroit:
1864 Color wood engraving from Harper's Weekly, A Journal of Civilization titled, "Sufferings In A Snow-Storm on the Michigan Central." Image shows the Michigan Central locomotive stranded on a bank of snow as men try placing logs underneath its carriage 
 to  get it to move.
15-1/2 x 10-1/2 in. $50



022Detroit:
1887 Wood engraving from Harper's Weekly showing many views of the University of Ann Arbor, Michigan.
22 x 16 in. $150



023Detroit:
1852 Rare Hand colored lithographed Chart titled, "Re-Examination of the Outlet of the South Channel of The River St. Clair."
20 x 17 in. $150



024Detroit:
1921 Color Railroad Map showing all the railroads at the time in Michigan.Featured railroads are on this Rand McNally Standard Map of Michigan -- Southern Peninsula.Featured in the Commercial Atlas of America.
28 x 20-1/2 in. $60



025Detroit:
1898 Map of Detroit Michigan. Interesting map of Detroit, from the 1898 edition of Rand McNally's Indexed Atlas of the World. Streets, railroad lines, major buildings and parks are all shown. In the upper left corner, there is an inset map of the entire Detroit metro area. 
22x18 in. $80



026Detroit:
1831 Plat of the City of Detroit, as Laid out by the Governor and Judges. THis rare map shows lots, streets, military reserves and other points of interest. John Farmer, by Bowen & Co., Philadelphia.
19 x 12 in. $350




201det:
1890 The City of Detroit and Its Attractions -- Some of the Public and Private Buildings, Its Harbor and Its Industries. Hand colored wood engraving featured in Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper.
22 x 16 in. $80



203det:
1810 Plan of Private Claims in Michigan Territory As Surveyed by Aaron Greeley D. Surveyor, in 1810. Shown on map are four Tables with the Claimant's names. Map shows ribbon farms along the Detroit River as well as the spoke layout of Detroit, Belle Isle, Turkey Island and Hog Island. Map is in
excellent condition.
34-1/2 x 24 in. $400




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