This vintage map of the Bronx River Parkway Reservation was created in 1915, seven years after construction on the parkway began. The map provides a general view of the Bronx River Parkway Reservation, a parkway designed to connect the parks of New York City, the Croton and Catskill Watersheds, and the Harriman and Palisades Interstate Parks, earning it the name the Bronx River Parkway!
This map has been faithfully restored to its original condition. Reproductions are available here.
This old map of the Bronx River Parkway provides hours of entertainment and you learn a lot about the area in the process. This wall map makes an attractive addition to your office, library, or den, and can even be used to teach children the geography and history of New York City. When you’re done exploring, click here to get your copy!