Diagram showing Post Offices, visited by trains of the Central Pacific Rail Road on the local lines

1879 map of Oakland post offices and Central Pacific rail routes.

Cartographer(s): Anonymous
Date: 1879
Place: Not listed
Technique: Lithograph
Dimensions: 40.6 x 33 cm (16 x 13 in)
Condition Rating: VG+

Out of stock

Description

A charming and scarce map, which we have never previously seen, which focuses on 19th century railroad lines in the Oakland area.

A table shows distances from the San Francisco Post Office to the Wharf, Oakland Wharf, West Oakland PO, Oakland PO, East Oakland PO, Encinal PO, Alameda PO and Berkeley PO.

Each post office is marked with a flag.

Cartographer(s)

Condition Description

Very good.

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