By: Joseph H. Colton
Date of Original: 1856 (published) New York
Original Size: 14 x 17 inches (35.5 x 43.2 cm)
This is a fine print reproduction of a map of Philadelphia, published by Joseph H. Colton out of New York in 1856. The map is color coded by ward and includes street names, piers, railroads, government buildings, parks, cemeteries, and universities. A scale of distance appears at bottom center within Colton's signature scrollwork border.