Auction 108, Lot 185

"Pensacola Harbor & Bar Surveyed in 1822…", Kearney, James (Major)

Subject: Florida

Period: 1835 (published)

Publication: Hr. Ex. Doc. 8, 23rd Cong. 2nd Session

Color: Black & White

23.7 x 28 inches
60.2 x 71.1 cm

This issue was "Reduced from original and drawn by Washington Hood and Richard S. Smith" after the large-scale map. Covers the area around Pensacola from the Gulf at Grand Lagoon and Foster's Island (present-day Perdido Key) to Pensacola. Includes Cox's and West Lagoons, now called Bayou Grande and Bayou Chico, respectively. Great detail with hundreds of soundings.

References: Claussen & Friis #35; Koepp # I-16-2-6.

Condition: A

Issued folding, now backed with archival tissue.

Estimate: $250 - $300

Sold for: $250

Closed on 9/29/2004