Auction 104, Lot 210

"Pensacola Harbor and Bar. Florida. Surveyed in 1822", Kearney, James (Major)

Subject: Florida

Period: 1836 (published)


Color: Black & White

46 x 61 inches
116.8 x 154.9 cm

First issue of this large-scale folding map covering from the Grand Lagoon and Foster's Island (present-day Perdido Key) to Corporation of Pensacola. On a scale of 1" = 1/4 miles with great detail and hundreds of soundings. Shows the terminal of the proposed railroad from Columbus, GA. Four sheets joined and folding, as issued.

References: Claussen & Friis #126.

Condition: B

Toned on joints and a couple of folds with some separations at folds and intersections. Small tear at bottom closed with archival tape.

Estimate: $400 - $500

Sold for: $300

Closed on 9/10/2003