Cool 1895 Maps of Palo Alto

How great is this series of three maps for Palo Alto in 1895? You're looking  a a very rural Palo Alto, California at the end of the 19th century, way before the days of Apple, Google, and Facebook. Click on these maps to see them in greater detail.

1895 map of Waverley and Hamilton in Palo Alto 1895 map of Waverley and Hamilton in Palo Alto.

The map below shows Hamilton and Emerson.

1895 map of Hamilton and Emerson 1895 map of Hamilton and Emerson in Palo Alto.

Finally, here is the last one of the group of three.

1895 map of University Ave. in Palo Alto 1895 map of University Ave. in Palo Alto

Source: Library of Congress