Wednesday, February 01, 2012

Eckington Real Estate Maps 1903, 1907, 1913, 1921

Here's the Baist real estate Plat map of Eckington from 1903.
eckington 1903
It's interesting to see how the trains lines were reconfigured.  Note that the yellow blocks are wooden buildings, the red blocks are brick buildings.You can see a large detailed image of this HERE
1907
eckington1907
large version HERE


1913
eckington1913
Large version HERE


1921
nw eckington 1921

Large version HERE

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I wanted to add a link to a PDF version of a brochure on the history of Eckington.

2 comments:

  1. Are these from MLK or another source?

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    1. Library of Congress website.
      http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/gmdhtml/gmdhome.html

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