1911 Historic Plan Of Seattle 17 Maps Municipal Plans Commission Virgil Bogue For Sale
1911, Historic Plan of Seattle, Virgil Bogue, 17 Fold-Out Maps, Municipal Plans, 1st Edition
Virgil G. Plan of Seattle, Report of the
Municipal Plans Commission submitting Report of Virgil G. Bogue, Engineer,
1911. Seattle: Lowman & Hanford Co., 1911. First Edition.
interrupted by the festivities and activity surround the Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition, the Municipal Plans Commission formed by City of Seattle began to take shape with the 1911 Plan
of Seattle detailed by engineer Virgil
Bogue. Trained as the Renssalaer Polytechnic, Bogue was an accomplished
civil engineer who filled his report with pertinent ideas and details
concerning Arterial Highways, a Civic Center, Park Improvements, Municipal
Decorations, Harbor Improvements, Port of Seattle possibilities, Transportation
options and more, nicely illustrated throughout with photographs, plans and
maps. An historic document, this 1911 Plan
of Seattle, Report of the Municipal Plans Commission submitting Report of
Virgil G. Bogue is now offered for your consideration.
Condition notes: Good. This
quarto, measuring 11 ¾ inches by 8 ¾ inches, is bound in wrappers; these are
chipped and somewhat torn, as is the spine. Of the 20 maps required in the back pocket, 3 are
lacking (#’s 6, 14 & 15). The overall tenor of the text, illustrations and
maps in this 1911 Plan of Seattle is
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1911 Historic Plan Of Seattle 17 Maps Municipal Plans Commission Virgil Bogue : $114