Auction 107, Lot 141

"Johnson's Nebraska and Kansas", Johnson & Browning

Subject: United States - Central

Period: 1861 (circa)

Publication: Illustrated Family Atlas

Color: Hand Color

Size:
15.3 x 12.5 inches
38.9 x 31.8 cm

A fine example of this map showing a huge Nebraska Territory extending to the Canadian border and the Continental Divide. Colorado has not yet formed as Kansas has an extended western border in the Rocky Mountains. Filled with interesting place names and explorer's routes, numerous forts, explored Pacific Railroad routes, and emigrant roads.

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Condition: A

Very fine impression and coloring. A few insignificant spots, still very good.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $325

Closed on 6/9/2004

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