1893 Chicago in Early Days 1779 - 1857

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By: Kruz and Allison
Date: 1893 (dated) Chicago
Original Size: 24.5 x 18.5 inches (62.25 x 47 cm)
This is a Vintage Map Shop reproduction of one of the most sought after Chicago engravings featuring two city views showing the incredible population growth from 1830 to 1853. Surrounding these city views are 13 vignettes showing pre Civil War views from throughout the settlement / city. Some of the views include Old Fort Dearborn, the First Settler, Wolf Point, the First Court House, First Rush Medical College, and Water Works to name a few. This large clean print is rich with color over decorative engravings that provide a clear view into the early days of what is now the world renowned city of Chicago.
Inventory #18334

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About Our Reproductions
- The product listed is a high resolution, printed reproduction of the original map. 
- The prints are of giclée quality. They are made using a twelve ink, color printer on  acid-free, archival paper. Colors are guaranteed to last without fading for over 100 years. 
Sizing Information
- The available size options are aimed to fit standard size frames. This will not apply for all maps and sizing options.
- The dimensions give are approximate and may vary by up to .5 inches.
- All of our maps will include an extra margin of 0.5 - 1 inch for matting purposes.
- We do not alter the ratio of H x W dimensions of the map as that would diminish the integrity of our reproduction's resemblance of the original work.
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- Our paper is referred to as a Premium Archival Matte (230 gsm). This heavyweight paper is smooth to the touch, neutral-white, acid-free for a longer print life and features an instant-dry coating that resists fingerprints and smudging.


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