Auction 106, Lot 186

"Pensacola Harbor & Bar Surveyed in 1822…", Kearney, James (Major)

Subject: Florida

Period: 1835 (published)

Publication: Hr. Ex. Doc. 8, 23rd Cong. 2nd Session

Color: Black & White

23.7 x 28 inches
60.2 x 71.1 cm

This issue was "Reduced from original and drawn by Washington Hood and Richard S. Smith" in 1835 after the large-scale map. Covers the area around Pensacola from the Gulf at Grand Lagoon and Foster's Island (present-day Perdido Key) to Pensacola. Includes Cox's and West Lagoons, now called Bayou Grande and Bayou Chico, respectively. Great detail with hundreds of soundings.

References: Claussen & Friis No.35; Koepp No. I-16-2-6

Condition: B

Light offsetting of title and scattered foxing at upper right. Marginal paper repair just to neatline with 1/4" of neatline drawn in. Tissue backed.

Estimate: $300 - $350

Sold for: $150

Closed on 3/3/2004