PART OF THE METROPOLITAN DISTRICT (SUBURBS INCLUDING AN AREA JUST WEST OF BOSTON).

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George Walker

Artist's Biography

Part of the Metropolitan District (Suburbs including an area just west of Boston).

Multi-stone lithograph, 1891
17 1/2 x 25 7/8" (44.5 x 65.9 cm) plus margins.
Good condition. Printed in color.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 41295
Price: $65.00
Publisher : Published Geo. H. Walker & Co. 160 Tremont St. Boston.
Thi is two maps on one sheet, a large inset index map shows the suburbs of Boston. The main map shows the area surrounding Fresh Pond in Cambridge. From the "Atlas of Massachusetts compiled under the direction of O.W. Walker, C.E." The Walker Co. was formed in 1880 by George Hiram Walker and his brother Oscar. They were very prolific, publishing maps, atlases and bird's eye views of New England locales. The Walkers were the last of Boston's important lithographers. Maps

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