Media Information

 
 
 
Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Bennett, Edward H.; Burnham, Daniel Hudson
Date:
1905
Short Title:
Title Page: Report on plan for San Francisco.
Publisher:
City of San Francisco
San Fran
Type:
Title Page
Obj Height cm:
27
Obj Width cm:
21
State/Province:
California
City:
San Francisco (Calif.)
Subject:
Land Development
Full Title:
(Title Page to) Report on a plan for San Francisco by Daniel H. Burnham. Assisted by Edward H. Bennett. Presented to the Mayor and Board of Supervisors by the Association for the Improvement and Adornment of San Francisco. Edited by Edward F. O'Day. September, MCMV. Published by the City. (verso: engraved and printed by Sunset Press, San Francisco)
List No:
1625B
Series No:
2
Engraver or Printer:
Association for the Improvement and Adornment of San Francisco.; O'Day, Edward F.; Sunset Press
Publication Author:
Bennett, Edward H.; Burnham, Daniel Hudson
Pub Date:
1905
Pub Title:
Report on a plan for San Francisco by Daniel H. Burnham. Assisted by Edward H. Bennett. Presented to the Mayor and Board of Supervisors by the Association for the Improvement and Adornment of San Francisco. Edited by Edward F. O'Day. September, MCMV. Published by the City. (verso: engraved and printed by Sunset Press, San Francisco)
Pub Reference:
Rocq, 8474.
Pub Note:
1st edition. Shows an elaborate plan to redesign the City with the creation of huge boulevards that would have destroyed much of its Victorian character. Fortunately, the plan was abandoned after the earthquake and fire of 1906. Maroon cloth covers with title in gilt: Report of D.H. Burnham on the improvement and adornment of San Francisco. Spine title: Report of D.H. Burnham on a plan for San Francisco.
Pub List No:
1625.000
Pub Type:
City Atlas
Pub Height cm:
28
Pub Width cm:
22
Image No:
1625B
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 2005
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