Auction 104, Lot 253

"Geological Map of the Route explored by Capt. Jno. Pope…From the Red River to the Rio Grande…", U.S. War Dept.

Subject: Texas

Period: 1854 (dated)

Publication: U.S. Pacific Rail Road Exploration Survey

Color: Hand Color

Size:
22.3 x 9.6 inches
56.6 x 24.4 cm

A colorful map that details the country side in a band along Capt. Pope's Route from Fort Towson, Oklahoma, to El Paso and Dona Anna on the Rio Grande. Hydrology of the area is well developed. Shows location of forts and several towns.

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Condition: B

Light scattered foxing in one area and a spot in blank area, else very good.

Estimate: $100 - $120

Sold for: $130

Closed on 9/10/2003

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