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Auction 102, Lot 202

"Mississippi Territory", Arrowsmith & Lewis

Subject: Mississippi and Alabama

Period: 1819 (circa)


Color: Black & White

9.6 x 7.9 inches
24.4 x 20.1 cm

Nice little map of the region of present-day Mississippi and Alabama. At the extreme northwest corner of the territory is Fort Pickering on Chickasaw Bluff below which is Upper Mississippi Company. The Tennessee Company takes in Tennessee River watershed in northern Alabama. Georgia Company occupies the middle of the map. Numerous Indian tribes are located and Indian Paths are shown throughout. Ft. Stoddert is located at Mobile Bay.


Condition: B

Couple of faint foxing spots and a tiny tear in blank margin, else very good.

Estimate: $220 - $275

Sold for: $230

Closed on 3/5/2003