US40 #31 SAN JOSE, CALIFORNIA (Birdseye Map, 1875, Gifford)
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It's certainly not as lovely as the site's other San Jose birdseye map, but then again, very few maps are. This one seems to offer some impressionistic-looking distance abstraction to cover up some problems with perspective.
For more map resources and imagery from this period in San Jose's history, check out the California Historical Society's website.