Auction 104, Lot 161

"[Lot of 5]", Colton, Joseph Hutchins

Subject: United States

Period: 1857 (circa)

Publication: General Atlas

Color: Hand Color

14.7 x 11.7 inches
37.3 x 29.7 cm

Nice lot including three of the most important maps in this popular nineteenth century atlas. Includes The United States of America (double-page); Territories of New Mexico and Utah; California (with inset of San Francisco); Georgetown and the City of Washington (with 3 vignettes of important buildings); and The City of St. Louis Missouri / The City of Chicago Illinois (2 plans on a single sheet). The map of the United States shows the large western territories of Washington, Oregon (both with western boundaries on the Rocky Mountains), Utah, New Mexico, Nebraska, Kanzas [sic], Minnesota and Indian Territory.


Condition: B

Some occasional foxing.

Estimate: $500 - $600


Closed on 9/10/2003