Johnson's Pennsylvania and New Jersey
Price: 95.00 USD
New York: A.J. Johnson, 1864. Map. Engraving with original hand coloring. Image measures 17" x 23.5". Beautifully detailed double page map of Pennsylvania divided into counties. Shows towns, waterways, railroads and topographical features. Expert repair to centerfold, very light scattered foxing. Alvin Jewett Johnson (1827-1884) is one of the most prolific American publishers of the 19th century. He opened his own company in 1856 that produced atlases, maps and encyclopedias. The company made great maps based on those by J.H. Colton and Johnson produced a newly updated version every year up until the late 19th century. very good.