Collection: Osher Map Library Sheet Map Collection
Description: Bird's Eye View of the City of Bangor Penobscot County Maine 1875
Alternative Title: City of Bangor
Bar Code: 54482
Creator: Koch, Augustus
Printmaker: Charles Shober & Co.
Publisher: Stoner, J. J.
Publishing Location: Madison, WI
Region Depicted: Bangor, Maine · Maine · Penobscot County, Maine
Date Produced: 01/01/1970
Date Published: 1875
Source Referenced: 60 x 77 cm on sheet 69 x 86 cm
Map Type: Bird's-eye view , Geographical , Historical
Printing Process: Lithography
Material Type: Paper
Brief Description: Expansive view of Bangor showing the city from the south situated on the western side of the Penobscot River. View depicts great activity and shows Bangor as the leading lumber port in the world in the 1870's. Ships, steamers such as the "Katahdin" and the "City of Richmond" are docked along the shore. Key below the map identifies fifty-seven public and commercial buildings.