“MEXICO” New York & Chicago: Rand, McNally & Co., c.1898. From Rand, McNally’s Indexed Atlas of the World. Color-printed map with original color. Copyright dated 1891 AND 1898 in lower center. Color-printed map with original color and centerfold as issued. (Image: 19 x 26'' – Paper size 21 3/8 x 28 ¼ ’’)
This decorative map depicts Mexico with states named and in contrasting pastel colors. Topographical features are shown and major cities, towns, waterways, mountains, islands are located. Railways (existing and proposed) are shown with every stop noted.
The inset, lower left, depicts a “Map of the Valley of Mexico on enlarged scale”. An attractive map of Mexico as it existed in the 1890’s.