Auction 108, Lot 680

"New Atlas of the State of Minnesota", Rand McNally & Co.

Subject: Atlases

Period: 1907 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Printed Color

Size:
11.6 x 14.2 inches
29.5 x 36.1 cm

Nice complete state atlas in two parts. First part is traditional world atlas, except that it only has three state maps: Wisconsin, South and North Dakota. The second part is a detailed history of Minnesota with two large folding maps. The first is three maps on one sheet: "St. Paul", "Minneapolis and Environs" and the "Business Portions of St. Paul and Minneapolis" (19" x 25.5"). The second is a very large (28 x 38") folding map of the state. 100 pp., index. Hardbound in green cloth covers with gilt lettering and graphic on front cover.

References:

Condition: A

Maps are all fine except for a couple fold intersection splits. Cover with minor wear and soiling.

Estimate: $80 - $100

Sold for: $220

Closed on 9/29/2004

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