South Australia

Title: South Australia
Date: C1922
Mapmaker: John Bartholomew (1860-1920)
Image Size: 580mm x 455mm (22.83" x 17.91")
Technique: Colour printed engraving.
Condition: In good condition, centre fold as issued.
Stock Number: TTAT AM SA 110 (NHL) (LF15)
07773
Price: $A 175
Description:

Detailed map of South Australia with inset of plan of Adelaide. Included are counties, railways and the distances to various overseas destinations.

Biography:

John George Bartholomew (1860–1920) 

John George Bartholomew brought the firm to prominence. In particular, J.G. Bartholomew made the firm a publisher of its own works, rather than a producer of maps for other firms.  He was the fourth John George Bartholomew of this famous map making family. He took over the business at 28 years of age became Cartographer to King George V and was founder of the Scottish Geographical Society.