• Title: Bird’s Eye View of Chicago, 1893
  • Author: Peter Roy
  • Date: 1893
  • Medium: Wax engraving
  • Condition: Good – age toning, chipping and minute separations in margins at issued folds, light foxing
  • Inches: 30 1/4 x 14 7/8 [Paper]
  • Centimeters: 76.85 x 37.78 [Paper]
  • Product ID: 233156

Charming view of Chicago by Peter Roy published for the World’s Columbian Exposition held in Chicago in 1893. Numbered legend along bottom of image indicates major landmarks and buildings in the city, and red lines show railroad and ferry routes with arrows indicating directions to the fairgrounds.