New York: Hagstrom Company. Map. Lithograph. Pamphlet measures 8 3/4" x 4 1/4". Map measures 24 1/2" x 30" Map in very good condition, some scuffs and dings to cover. Fantastic mid century folding map of Richmond County, New York City (Staten Island). The map shows a House Number and Transit Guide, with an inset showing Postal Zone Map of the borough, and another inset depicting Auto Routes through Staten Island, depicting parts of New Jersey, Brooklyn, Manhattan and Queens. The pamphlet also includes an index of Localities, Streets, Avenues, and Postal Zones. The House Number and Transit Guide map shows main auto routes, bus lines, railroads, and ferry routes, as well as proposed roads and expressways. Street names, parks, cemeteries, beaches, and neighborhoods are labeled. The proposed Narrows Bridge, now known as the Verrazano, is indicated. Andrew Hagstrom founded Hagstrom Company in 1916, engaging in publishing and sale of regional, street, and road maps.
(Inventory #: 300948)