George Nusbaumer, County Surveyor 1875-1890
A manuscript map, hand-drawn on vellum
Paper Size: 38” x 61¾”
A manuscript map, hand drawn and laid out for later reproduction as a printed map, an original document in black ink on architectural linen, Aka: vellum. a treated cloth.
An original document relating to the development of the area, likely performed by Nusbaumer just after not attaining the job of county surveyor for a third term, working in the private market.
A landowner and developer, Nusbaumer owned several lots around Alameda county over the years, developing them in timely fashion, making him wealthy in his lifetime.
From the Sanders map collection for American Title in Oakland.