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Auction 105, Lot 197

"Map of Gold Hill Front Lodes on the Comstock Range N.T.", Wescoatt, N.

Subject: Nevada

Period: 1864 (dated)


Color: Black & White

22 x 13 inches
55.9 x 33 cm
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Superb map of this Nevada mining district from a promotional pamphlet titled "Statement and Reports Concerning the Uncle Sam Senior and Gold Cañon Silver Lodes, in Nevada" by Dr. John A. Veatch and S.A. Chapin. The map, lithographed by Oakley & Thompson, vividly represents the veins, outcroppings, mines, shafts, mills and Wells Fargo office of this area of the Comstock. Printed on thin paper.


Condition: B

Some re-enforcement on verso with archival tissue and tape, mostly on edges and border. A few minor spots.

Estimate: $200 - $300

Sold for: $150

Closed on 12/3/2003