"Nord-Amerika und West-Indien…", Streit, Friedrich Wilhelm
Subject: North America
Period: 1840 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
18 x 15 inches
45.7 x 38.1 cm
A beautifully engraved and colored map that features an Independent Texas and Oregon Territory extending well into Canada, Central America and the Caribbean. Mexico controls all of the Southwest and California. Individual states are not shown, but the Republic of Texas is well shown and labeled. Alaska is Russian America. A seldom seen issue.
Fine coloring and impression. Repaired split along centerfold. Pencil mark at left border.