"Montana Territory", General Land Office
Period: 1887 (dated)
Publication: Senate Doc. 58, 52nd Cong., 1st Session
Color: Printed Color
39 x 26.2 inches
99.1 x 66.5 cm
This is the uncommon large edition that shows in great detail the extent of public surveys. Hydrology and topography are well developed on this colorful map. Shows Indian reservations (Blackfeet, Flathead etc.), military posts (Forts - Assinniboine, Keogh, Maginnis, Custer, Camp Baker, etc.) and completed and proposed railroads. Locates Custer Hill, Custer's Monument, and the Reno battlefield and shows Yellowstone National Park and its major features.
Beautiful color and impression. Issued folded, now backed with archival tissue. Trace of toning on one fold, else fine.