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Auction 104, Lot 176

"A Map of a Portion of the Indian Country Lying East and West of the Mississippi River to the Forty Sixth Degree of North Latitude from Personal Observation Made in the Autumn of 1835 and Recent Authentic Documents…", U.S. Government

Subject: United States - Central

Period: 1836 (circa)

Publication: Report of a geological reconnaissance…to the Coteau de Prairie

Color: Black & White

37.9 x 26.2 inches
96.3 x 66.5 cm
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Interesting map centered primarily in Iowa, with part of Wisconsin and northern Illinois. It shows the Indian Districts, forts, and trading posts. Two sheets joined and folding, as issued.

References: Claussen & Friis #94.

Condition: B

Toned at joint and trimmed to neatline at binding side, else very fine.

Estimate: $275 - $350

Sold for: $275

Closed on 9/10/2003