"A New Map of Florida", Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co.
Period: 1853 (published)
Publication: Mitchell's New Universal Atlas
Color: Hand Color
11.7 x 14.5 inches
29.7 x 36.8 cm
An early map of the state with only 28 counties organized. Extent of settlement in the southern half does not extend below forts Jupiter, Dulaney and Thompson except for Key Biscayne. Three insets: Pensacola, Tallahassee and the Harbour of St. Augustine. Legend locates canals, railroads, and roads. Decorative borders and original coloring.
Pleasant age toning with two small white spots, still very good.