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Auction 109, Lot 225

"Map of the Survey of Black Lake or Ma-Ca-Ta-Wa and Outlet Michigan", U.S. Corps of Engineers

Subject: Michigan

Period: 1849 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

21.7 x 17.2 inches
55.1 x 43.7 cm

A myriad of soundings fill this map of the site of the city of Holland, founded by Dutch immigrants. The settlement is not shown, but a proposed pier is depicted.


Condition: B

Faint toning along folds with some reinforcement on verso.

Estimate: $110 - $160

Sold for: $80

Closed on 12/1/2004