Chicago Business District Birds-eye View - 1898 Wall Map Mural

Shipping Weight:
7.00 pounds
Starting at $92.95


This antique reproduction map provides a stunning birds-eye view of the Chicago downtown business district as it was in 1898. Take a trip to into Chicago's past as you examine the maps detailed illustrations of every building, street, and bridge from this time period. The map was published by the Poole Brothers of Chicago Illinois in 1898 and was originally printed on four sheets. Map is oriented with north to the right and depicts a perspective from Lake Michigan looking west.

Clear attention to detail by the artist is evident, tiny rows of windows are visible on every building, ships sail through the Chicago River, and streetcars line the roads.

Our high resolution antique map print of historic Downtown Chicago will look exceptional hanging on the wall in your home or office. Map has been cleaned, restored, and digitally enhanced for the best print quality.

This map mural is available in multiple sizes in the following wallcovering materials:

Peel & Stick Fabric

  • Easily peel off backing and stick to wall
  • Self-adhesive fabric wall covering
  • Resistant to wrinkles, bubbling, & tears.
  • Repositionable, reusable adhesive
  • Leaves no damage or residue on the wall
  • Long lasting adhesive, once applied it will stay in place for many years

PVC-Free Wallpaper

  • Pre-pasted for easier application
  • Indoor display permanence up to 20 years
  • Water, mold, mildew and flame resistant
  • Vivid colors printed with latex inks
  • 94% Opacity, Ultra-smooth matte finish
  • Greenguard indoor air quality certified

View Additional Material Options For Map Prints

This map mural can be customized to meet your needs. E-mail or call 1-877-884-2402 to order.

We can accommodate numerous other design requests including marking locations, highlighting areas, adding GIS data, changing colors, or add a personalized title. View more info here

Murals ship within 3-4 business days. We ship our murals rolled up using high quality heavy duty cardboard tubes, a protective paper is wrapped around each mural.

We ship to all 50 U.S. states and Canada. Shipping is also available to Europe, Australia and many countries worldwide, please contact us for a shipping quote.

All of our map mural products are printed to order and cannot be returned once opened.

Our map wall murals are installed just like regular wallpaper, in multiple panels.

The PVC-Free Wallpaper murals feature ready to hang pre-pasted panels that are water activated. These are ideal for commercial and residential installations.

The Peel & Stick Fabric is a great option for rental properties or temporary installations where it may be necessary in the future to remove the mural without damaging walls or paint.

Mural Installation Guides:

Peel & Stick Mural Instructions
Wallpaper Mural Instructions