Auction 107, Lot 179

"Colton's Louisiana", Colton, G.W. & C.B.

Subject: Louisiana

Period: 1855 (dated)

Publication: General Atlas

Color: Hand Color

Size:
16 x 12.7 inches
40.6 x 32.3 cm

Detailed state and county map with railroads, roads, canals, cites and villages. Verso has two city plans: Louisville and New Orleans, all with fancy scroll-style borders. Dated 1855 but county development suggests the map was published in 1868. Grant County, added in 1869, is not present.

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Condition: A

Nice coloring and impression, full margins.

Estimate: $100 - $120

Sold for: $65

Closed on 6/9/2004

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