Auction 102, Lot 221

"Oregon", General Land Office

Subject: Oregon

Period: 1866 (dated)

Publication: Annual Report of the Commr. Genl. Land Office

Color: Hand Color

Size:
22.1 x 16.8 inches
56.1 x 42.7 cm

From the first year that large colored state maps were issued by GLO. Very sparsely settled with development restricted to the coastal and extreme eastern counties. The map's only road is labeled Oregon Central Military Road and extends from Idaho to Eugene City. Copper, iron and silver regions are shown and colored. Drawn on a scale of 18 miles to an inch.

References: Kelsay p.144; Phillips (A) #1388-21; Wheat (TMW) #1154.

Condition: B

Scattered foxing. Spilt along one fold, archivally repaired. Backed with linen with close binding trim, both as issued.

Estimate: $300 - $400

Sold for: $300

Closed on 3/5/2003

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