"The United States of North America (General Map)", Blackie, W. G. & Son
Subject: United States
Period: 1860 (published)
Publication: Imperial Atlas of Modern Geography
Color: Hand Color
19.7 x 13.5 inches
50 x 34.3 cm
Very precisely engraved map with remarkable territorial boundaries. A large Texas includes today's Oklahoma. Oregon and Washington extend to the Continental Divide. Utah includes present-day Nevada and much of Colorado. New Mexico Territory includes Arizona, the Las Vegas area and a portion of southern Colorado. A huge Nebraska Territory fills the region between the Rocky Mountains and an enlarged Minnesota. Kansas extends the eastern boundary of Utah. A interesting map filled with place names, forts, watershed and topo information.
Original hand coloring in delicate pastel outline.