Auction 102, Lot 209

"Sketch of Public Surveys in New Mexico to Accompany the Annual Report of the Surveyor General for 1863", U.S. State Surveys

Subject: New Mexico

Period: 1863 (dated)

Publication: HR Doc. No. 1, 38th Congress 1st Sess.

Color: Black & White

Size:
17.5 x 18.1 inches
44.5 x 46 cm

Early map to show the newly truncated territory following the creation of Arizona Territory. Survey progress is limited to regions along the Rio Grande River and between Albuquerque and Las Vegas. Locates private and Pueblo Indian grants surveyed. Locates numerous forts, copper mines near Santa Rita, wagon roads, etc. Signed in the plate "John A. Clark, Surveyor General of N.M."

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Condition: B

Toned along a fold with intersection split and an area of paper weakness, else very good.

Estimate: $120 - $160

Sold for: $65

Closed on 3/5/2003

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