Bird's Eye View of the City of Bangor Penobscot County Maine 1875

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

Language: English

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.