Map. Color lithograph. 22" x 29.5". Showing two small tears at edges, image unaffected. Wide margins. In very good condition.
A striking double-page map of South Carolina from 'Indexed Atlas of the World'. Shows counties, towns, major routes, and waterways. Text on verso provides natural, industrial, historical, and institutional context. Also included on verso is a table: "The American Tariff from 1791-1893" and an index to the map.
Rand McNally is an American publishing company specializing in maps, atlases and globes. Founded by William Rand in 1856, who hired Andrew McNally in 1858 to work in his shop. The two men formally established Rand McNally & Co. in 1868. The firm remains in business today.