Catalog Archive
Auction 102, Lot 199

"Sketch of the Claims to Land on the River St. Mary at Pauwayteeg July 6th. 1823", General Land Office

Subject: Michigan

Period: 1823 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

17 x 10.5 inches
43.2 x 26.7 cm

One of earliest printed maps of the Sault Ste. Marie area with names of property owners and boundaries of their claims. A fascinating map that shows the claims of 13 individuals plus land reserved for Indian burial and encamping.


Condition: B

A few light spots and repaired splits at fold intersections, else very good.

Estimate: $120 - $160

Sold for: $90

Closed on 3/5/2003