"[United States]", Gilman, E.
Subject: United States
Period: 1849 (circa)
Publication: HR Doc. #1, 30th Cong., 2nd Session
Color: Hand Color
33.2 x 13.8 inches
84.3 x 35.1 cm
The Republic of Texas is shown with its northern boundary extending to 42 degrees N. latitude. A large California Territory extends nearly to Texas with a small New Mexico sandwiched in between. Interesting versions of treaty boundaries are drawn and a table of explanations provides treaty dates. Sometimes referred to as the 'Tables Map' because a table on each side of the map offers selected statistical information including details on the "Three Divisions" of Texas. Probably prepared for the General Land Office to show Guadeloupe-Hidalgo treaty lines (Wheat). Lithographed by Duval in Philadelphia.
References: Koepp CIS 537; Wheat (TMW) 561; Streeter Sale 3876.
Issued folding, now backed with archival tissue. A little offsetting, else very good.