This historic map of Jacksonville, Florida was created in 1876 by Augustus Koch, a prominent 19th century map maker. The map shows a bird’s eye view of Jacksonville as it used to be, including street names and old landmarks. Koch returned to the city in 1893 and created another map. Click here to view the 1893 map.
Landmarks on the map include Duval High School, Cookman Institute, City Jail & Engine House, Hook and Ladder Company House, Magnolia Market, Jacksonville Ship Yard, National Hall, Industrial Machine Works, Grand National Hotel, St. James Hotel, Buesing’s Soap Factory, and more.
This historic map of Jacksonville has been restored by KNOWOL. Reproductions of the restored map are available here.
This vintage view of Jacksonville makes an attractive addition to your office, library, or den, and can even be used to teach children the geography and history of the area. When you’re done exploring, click here to get your copy of the restored map.