Auction 108, Lot 152

"Map of Nebraska, Dakota, Montana, and Wyoming", Williams, J. David

Subject: United States - Central

Period: 1877 (circa)

Publication: People's Pictorial Atlas

Color: Hand Color

Size:
18 x 12.2 inches
45.7 x 31 cm

Detailed and uncommon regional map hand colored by counties and showing towns, topography, rivers, railroads, etc. The Snake River is misnamed the Columbia in southern Idaho. Wyoming Territory shows little development with only five counties noted. Dakota Territory is completely unorganized except for a few counties in the extreme southeast tip. Filled with place names including forts and geographical features used by immigrants.

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Condition: A

Map in very good condition with light pastel coloring. Side margins with some dark stains at edge, well away from map image.

Estimate: $120 - $160

Sold for: $130

Closed on 9/29/2004

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