Auction 107, Lot 159

"Territory of Arizona", General Land Office

Subject: Arizona

Period: 1901 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Printed Color

Size:
16.8 x 22.2 inches
42.7 x 56.4 cm

A colorful and fascinating map with great detail issued just eleven years before statehood. The extent of nine Indian reservations and at least three Military reservations, including Camp Apache, are clearly shown in different colors. Numerous confirmed and unconfirmed land claims are named and located. A huge Grand Canyon Forest Reserve is shown. The brown hachured mountain area and the blue waterways combine to provide great visual impact. Information includes watershed, mountains, railroads, wagon roads, private claims, unsurveyed townships, etc.

References:

Condition: A+

Folding, as issued. Binding trim at left.

Estimate: $140 - $180

Sold for: $130

Closed on 6/9/2004

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