Detailed map of Chicago, colored by ward. Includes street names, several important buildings, railroads, squares, etc. Marvelous engraving work and excellent detail.
O. W. Gray was a publishing firm based in Philadelphia. Later, they published as O. W. Gray & Son. They published atlases in the late nineteenth century. Gray's National Atlas was one of the most successful commercial ventures of the 1870s and one of the last to employ hand coloring on maps.