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AUCTION 20

60. [MAP]. KANSAS CITY TIMES. Presented by the “Kansas City Times,” January 1st, 1888. Map of the Vicinity of Kansas City in Kansas and Missouri... Copyright Secured. [right of copyright notice] MacCormac Eng. Phila. [Philadelphia, 1887]. Lithograph regional map on wove paper showing Kansas City and surrounding area, original full pastel shading of towns and townships. Image area including title and outside neat lines: 54 x 74.5 cm. Creased where formerly folded, tiny losses along some folds, several voids (generally confined to blank margins), light staining at center left barely into image area, generally fine.

     Revised edition of preceding map, and together the two maps provide an interesting comparison of the progress of development. In this edition, the continuing rapid expansion of the area is demonstrated. The town of Quindaro to the northwest has quadrupled in size, for example, and shown to the northeast in Clay County is the new settlement of Randolph and the small settlement of Moscow. To the southwest, the city of Rosedale has expanded along Southwest Boulevard. ($800-1,600)

Sold. Hammer: $800.00; Price Realized: $940.00

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