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Auction 100, Lot 557

"[Lot of 4] Geologic Atlases", U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

Subject: Atlases - Eastern United States

Period: 1895-1914 (published)


Color: Printed Color

18.5 x 21.8 inches
47 x 55.4 cm

The Geologic Atlas of the United States is a map folio series produced by the USGS from 1894 to 1945. Each folio includes a topographic and several thematic maps for each quad in the folio along with text pages describing the geology and economic geology for the mapped areas. Only 220 odd folios were produced, so the area covered is very limited.

Lot includes: Raritan Folio New Jersey, 1914; Pawpaw-Hancock Folio Maryland-West Virginia-Pennsylvania, 1912; Joplin District Folio Missouri-Kansas, 1907; McMinnville Folio Tennessee, 1895.


Condition: B

Covers soiled with minor tears, contents very good.

Estimate: $40 - $50

Sold for: $20

Closed on 9/12/2002