Map of Santa Clara County showing topography, geography, post offices, school houses, county roads, etc. Compiled for the San Jose Board of Trade

Map of Santa Clara County with Bay Area inset

Cartographer(s): H.X. Van de Casteele
Date: 1887
Place: San Jose
Dimensions: 25. x 31.8 cm (10 x 12½ in)
Condition Rating: VG+

Out of stock


Rare little map of Santa Clara County, California, which appeared in “Santa Clara County, California,” Vol. 1, no. 1 (Sept. 1887). It depicts important buildings, roads, and rail lines, as well as a street grid of San Jose.

One copy is listed in OCLC/WorldCat, at the University of California, Berkeley; there is a variant, dimensions not given, at Stanford, with “Christmas Herald 1887” printed beneath the title.


Condition Description

Old folds, very good.