1893 Chicago in Early Days 1779 - 1857
By: Kruz and Allison
Date: 1893 (dated) Chicago
Dimensions: 24.5 x 18.5 inches (62.25 x 47 cm)
One of the most sought after Chicago prints that feature two city views showing the incredible population growth from 1830 to 1853. Surrounding these city views are 13 vignettes showing pre Civil War views from throughout the settlement / city. Some of these views include Old Fort Dearborn, the First Settler, Wolf Point, the First Court House, First Rush Medical College, and Water Works to name a few. This large clean print is rich with color over decorative engravings that provide a clear view into the early day of what is now the world renowned city of Chicago.
Condition: Print is in B+ condition with a tear that enters into the image which has been professionally restored on the verso.
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