Birds-Eye View of Chicago

Birds-Eye View of Chicago

$57.00 USD

Item Code: 15892

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Finely-detailed, archival reproduction of an antique map of Chicago from 1908 printed on acid-free, 100% cotton rag fine art paper with a matte finish and archival pigment inks.

This map is sold as a print set split into 3 individual prints. Each print is sized to fit perfectly in a standard size frame without a mat.

PLEASE NOTE: Frames are not included.

Related subjects: Chicago, Illinois, Birds Eye Views, Railroads

Title: Birds-Eye View of the Elevated Railroads and the Parks and Boulevards of Chicago

Year: 1908

Language: English

Creator: Willis J. Champion

Early 20th century view of Chicago and its elevated train lines, extending from Jackson Park in the south northward to Central St. in Evanston, and from the lake westward to the Des Plaines River in Oak Park. The map shows the layout and stops of the five elevated train lines: Metropolitan W. S. Elevated, South Side Elevated, North Western Elevated, Chicago & Oak Park Elevated, and the Union Loop Elevated. The map also shows numerous parks in the city, including Jackson Park, Washington Park, Grant Park, Lincoln Park, and Garfield Park, as well as a detailed depiction of major roads, rivers, and surrounding towns.

This map is sold as a print set split into 3 individual prints. Each print is sized to fit perfectly in a standard size frame without a mat.

PLEASE NOTE: Frames are not included.

PRINT SIZES

This print set is offered in a range of sizes matching modern standard size frames. Each print is sized to fit perfectly in a standard size frame without a mat. The most common standard size frames are 8"x10", 11"x14", and 16"x20". These sizes are widely available in any store that sells frames. Less common standard sizes are 8"x8", 8"x12", 9"x12", 10"x15", 12"x12", 12"x16", 12"x18", and 16"x16". These sizes are available in most well-stocked stores that sell frames. All of these sizes are also available from numerous online frame vendors.

BORDERS

For our print sets we do not add any blank borders to the prints. For each size this map is offered in, the size listed will be the exact size of the printed area as well as the exact size of the paper. For example, a size of 11"x14" means the exact size of the printed area will be 11"x14" and the exact size of the paper will also be 11"x14". Print sets are designed to be placed in frames of the same size without a mat.

CUSTOMIZATIONS

We love to customize! In most cases we can make this map available in sizes different than those listed above or with different borders. Please contact us before you place your order to see if the customization you have in mind is possible. Please also note that we generally do not accept returns for products with customizations. See our returns policy for more information.