Rand McNally & Co., 1892.
Case map. Brown cloth with gilt lettering. Color lithograph. Image measures 14" x 20 7/8".
This 1892 map by Rand McNally & Company depicts the island of Cuba in incredible detail. Covers the entire country and includes surrounding islands such as Cayman Islands, Florida Keys, and parts of the Bahamas. Throughout, the map notes important towns, railways, rivers, lakes and several other topographical features.
From the Indexed Atlas of the World, 1892 edition. 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.