Auction 104, Lot 170

"Map of the Railroads in the United States in operation and progress…", Andrews, Israel D.

Subject: United States - Eastern

Period: 1853 (published)

Publication: Communication from the Secretary of the Treasury…

Color: Black & White

Size:
42 x 39.5 inches
106.7 x 100.3 cm

Large folding map covering the Great Lakes and the states east of Iowa, Missouri, Arkansas and Louisiana. Provides excellent details of the railway network at this critical time in U.S. history. Large insets of southern Florida and Texas. Andrews was the Consul of the United States for Canada and Trade and Commerce. Four sheets joined.

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Condition: B

Overall very good for a folding map of this type with a few fold intersection splits and very faint toning.

Estimate: $300 - $350

Sold for: $220

Closed on 9/10/2003

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