Catalog Archive
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
Download High Resolution Image
(or just click on image to launch the Zoom viewer)

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