Sanborn Maps Circa 1890 – 1920

In the wake of Letterhead Fonts’ new section of ‪fonts‬ that were inspired by the amazing vintage designs of the Sanborn Map Co., we’ve put together a gallery of Sanborn Map covers dating between 1890-1920.

Lately, there’s been a lot of attention given to Sanborn Map covers of the late 1800’s and early 1900’s and with good reason. The lettering is superb.

To scroll through the images above, use the arrows to the right and left of your screen. Below, click on any image to enlarge it and scroll through the lightbox.