Auction 102, Lot 144

"Map of the Northern, or, New England States of America, Comprehending Vermont, New Hampshire, District of Main, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Connecticut", Russell, John C.

Subject: New England

Period: 1795 (dated)

Publication: Historical, Geographical ...View of the United States

Color: Hand Color

Size:
18.2 x 14.5 inches
46.2 x 36.8 cm

A very attractive copper engraved map of New England prior to the final settlement of the boundary between the United States and Canada. The early District of Maine is shown with its boundaries stretching into present-day New Brunswick. Provides a nice view of early settlements.

References: McCorkle #795.9.

Condition: B

Nicely engraved with original outline color. Small old repair on verso, minor surface soil as well as some light, scattered foxing.

Estimate: $300 - $375

Sold for: $220

Closed on 3/5/2003

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