This is a Small Selection of our Huge Inventory of Antique
1885 Gray's Outline Map of the County and City of
Philadelphia and Vicinity.
27-1/2 x 17-1/2 in. $300
1850 Cowperthwait hand colored Philadelphia map showing all the streets and other attractions.
17 x 13-1/2 in. $350
003ph: 1834 Race Bridge Philadelphia. View from Fair Mount Water Works. Early hand colored steel engraving. 11x9 in. $50
010ph: 1838 Bartlett Philadephia view. The Exchange and Girard's Bank. Very handsome hand colored steel engraving. 10-1/2x8 in. $80
011ph: 1838 Bartlett Philadelphia engraving. The United States Bank. A fine hand colored view of this short-lived bank in Philadelphia. Hand colored steel engraving. 10-1/2x8 in. $60
017ph: 1863 Portrait of Benjamin Franklin. This is a detailed steel-engraved portrait of Benjamin Franklin, seated with his cane in his lap and a paper in his hand. It is in very good condition.
Size is 8x10 in. $50
102ph: Rare Map of Philadelphia & camden, published by S. Augustus Mitchell 1878. Map is very detailed, areas of the city are colored individually, railroads, common roads, buildings, forts, cemeteries, hospitals, railroad stations, docks along the Delaware River are shown with a decorative border surrounding the map. Excellent condition.
15X23 in. $120
103ph: Philadelphia lithograph from 1876. Main Building of the International Exhibition. Fairmount Park, Philadelphia. H. Pettit and Jos. M. Wilson, Engineers and Architects. Photo-Lith by Julius Bien, N.Y. 18.5x24 in. $145
104ph: Machinery Hall, International Exhibition. Fairmount Park, Philadelphia 1876. Photo-litho by Julius Bien, N.Y. H. Pettit and Jos. M. Wilson, Engineers and Architects. 18.5x24 in. $145
105ph: 1906 Cram map of Philadelphia. Large very detailed hand colored map showing streets, railroad lines, parks and some major buildings. There is a key on the bottom right of the map listing the location of Wharves and Ferrys. There are some small water stain on the left and right borders.
27x18 in. $80
1855 J.H. Colton & Company hand colored engraved map of Philadelphia. Colton was among the earliest map maker with very accurate maps of the United States.
17-1/2 x 14-1/2 in. $250
1876 The Centennial Fourth-Illumination of Independence Hall, Philadelphia. Hand Colored wood engraving
11 x 16 in.
1873 Tower and Steeple, Independence Hall Inset image
of Independence Hall
3.75 x 9 in. $30
1897 Restoration of Independence Hall, Philadelphia. Hand Colored interior and exterior views
16 x 22 in.
Announcement of the Declaration of Independence
Steel engraving, hand colored
6.75 x 10.5 in. $40
Reading the Declaration of Independence by John Nixon, From the Steps of Independence Hall, Philadelphia, July 8 1776
Hand colored wood engraving, slight foxing on margin does not
affect the print
16 x 11 in. $80
1865 Civil War photos and lithographed Certificate from The Citizens Volunteer Hospital Association of Philadelphia, which was instituted September 5, 1862. Certificate issued to Mrs. Ellen Matthews who was an active member. Certificate was signed by Thomas Gifford, Secretary. This is framed with photos of Gifford and Mrs. Matthews. Back of signed photos are copied so they can be displayed in frame.
Framed image measures:
24 x 22 in. $850
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Philadelphia, Bradford 1838 - A handsome and engraved and original hand colored map of Philadelphia, from T.G. Bradford's Illustrated Atlas of the United States 1st Edition. Published by Weeks Jordan & Co. in Boston in 1838. The map of extends from West Philadelphia and the Schuylkill River to the Delaware and Windmill Island. Kennsington, Northern Liberties, Southwark, and Passyunk are shown and the map identifies, streets, buildings, rail lines, and many other details. Girard College, County Prison, Navy Yard, Independence Hall, Alms House, Wills Asylum, Penn Square, and Fairmount Waterworks are just a few of the many landmarks named. Condition: Very good, this is an increasingly hard to find and rare map with very wide margins normal aging color on edges of paper.
size 11 x 14 image
1876 Hand colored wood engraving from Harper's Weekly titled, "The Grand Plaza, Centennial Grounds, Philadelphia." From a Sketch
by Theo. R. Davis.
16 x 11 in. $40
1884 Hand colored wood engraving from Harper's Weekly showing, "The New Philadelphia Post-Office." Drawn by F.B. Schell.
16 x 11 in. $60
1892 Hand colored wood engraving titled, "Rear View of the Pennsylvania Railroad Station, Broad Street, Philadelphia." Drawn by
16 x 11 in. $60
1889 Hand colored wood engravings showing eight views of "The Recent Additions to the Commercial Architecture of Philadelphia," which show important Philadelphia buildings. Drawn by F.E. Lummis.
16 x 11 in. $60
1891 Hand colored wood engravings titled, "The Philadelphia and Reading Terminal Facilities." These four images show views around the Reading Station.
16 x 11 in. $60
1876 Rare hand colored wood engraving featured in The Illustrated London News shows
16 x 11 in. $40
1851 Hand colored steel engraving showing Girard-College in Philadelphia. This is a
rare Meyers View.
8-1/2 x 6 in. $80
1840 Rare hand colored steel engraving showing Girard's Bank
10-1/2 x 7-1/2 in. $60
1839 Hand colored steel engraving titled, "Fairmont Gardens, With the Schuylkill Bridge," in Philadelphia. Published for the Proprietors
by Geo. Virtue, London.
10-1/2 x 8 in. $60
1898 Hand colored lithographed map of Philadelphia Harbor, Showing Condition of Channel After Improvement.
15 x 9 in. $80
Color map of the most densely settled portion of Philadelphia with a building reference on the right side.
14-1/2 x 11 in. $40
Rand McNally & Co.'s Map of the Main Portion of Philadelphia which also shows Railroads and Street Car Lines. Featured in the
Atlas of the World.
14 x 11 in. $30
1901 Rand McNally & Co. hand colored engraved Philadelphia map showing Philadelphia and Vicinity. Featured in the Rand McNally Indexed Atlas.
27-1/2 x 20 in. $80
1898 Hand colored Map of Philadelphia.
25 x 17-1/2 in. $80
1876 Hand colored wood engraving titled, "The Centennial -- Philadelphia, From the West End of Callowhill Street Bridge." Drawn by Schell and Hogan and featured
in Harper's Weekly.
21-1/2 x 15-1/2 in. $180
1887 Hand colored wood engraving featured in Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper showing a Bird's-Eye View of Philadelphia from Fairmount Park in upper image, the Academies of Fine Art and Music, and other note-worthy buildings. Title of images is, "Celebration of the Centennial of the Constitution in Philadelphia -- Views of Some of the Notable Buildings in the City."
22 x 16 in. $220
1876 Hand colored wood engraving titled, "Philadelphia, PA. -- The Centennial Exposition -- The United States Government Building -- Sketches of our Domestic Exhibits." Featured in Frank Leslie's
22 x 15-1/2 in. $200
1876 Hand colored wood engraving titled, "Philadelphia, PA. -- The Centennial Exposition -- View, Looking North, of the Pennsylvania Railroad Centennial Depot and the Exposition Buildings." Featured in Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper.
22 x 16 in. $250
1884 Harper's Weekly hand colored wood engraving titled, "The New Philadelphia City Hall."
Drawn by F.B. Schell.
21 x 16 in. $250
1904 Chromolithograph showing the House of Founder of State of Pennsylvania and First Assembly House of Pennsylvania.
10 x 8 in. $40
1866 Harper's Weekly hand colored wood engraving showing The Philadelphia and Baltimore Railroad Across the Susquehanna, Connecting Perryville with
Havre De Grace.
15-1/2 x 11 in. $60
C.1850 Lithographed Map of Philadelphia which also shows the Alms House Property.
12-1/2 x 11 in. $250
1879 Hand colored engraved Plan of the City of Philadelphia and Camden. Entered according to Act of Congress by S. Augustus Mitchell in the Office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington.
23 x 15 in. $90
1915 Willow Grove Park "Whispering Willows" sheet music by Victor Herbert celebrating this famous amusement park (which is now the site of a mall). This is the entire song and the cover shows the fountain and rowboat. Published by M. Witmark & Sons. This is
in fine condition.
13-1/2 x 10 in. $30
C.1876 Hand colored lithographed Atlas of Pennsylvania Counties of Chester, Dauphin, Berks, Lebanon, York, and Lancaster.
26 x 17 in. $80
1893 Color New Driving Map
21 x 13-1/2 in. $60
1898 Color Rand, McNally & Co.'s Indexed Atlas of the World Map of Philadelphia with guide to the Piers on Delaware River and large inset on bottom right of
27-1/2 x 20-1/2 in. $280
1890 Mounted hand colored engraved Delaware River with inset bottom right of Part of the Delaware River Continued from
Frankfurt to Trenton.
37 x 27 in. $500
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