Auction 106, Lot 148

"Johnson's Missouri and Kansas", Johnson & Ward

Subject: United States - Central

Period: 1864 (published)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
23.2 x 17.2 inches
58.9 x 43.7 cm

Handsome double-page map absolutely filled with details. County development in Kansas restricted to the eastern portion. Locates proposed railroad routes, trails, forts, etc. This issue is adorned with three engraved vignettes: Fire on the Prairie; Spearing Fish; and Santa Fe from the Great Missouri Trail, which shows a joyous wagon train first sighting the town. Decorative borders.

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Condition: B

With a trace of offsetting in blank areas, else very good.

Estimate: $80 - $100

Sold for: $80

Closed on 3/3/2004

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