Auction 109, Lot 247

"[Lot of 5 - New York]", Anon.

Subject: New York

Period: 1901 (dated)

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Color: Printed Color

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Five maps from the Sixth Annual Report of the Forest, Fish and Game Commission, Albany. Map l, Map ll and Map lll, all titled "Map of Township 40. Totten & Crossfield Purchase Hamilton County N.Y. 1900". They show Long Lake, Raquette Lake and South Bay, Sizes, maps 1 & 2 are 10 x 10.4" and map 3 is 20.7 x 20". The large map is also titled "Lumbering Map". The fourth map is titled "Map of the Adirondack Forest Preserve", uncolored, 8 x 10". The last map is titled "First Settlements in the State of New York", 15 x 11". The colored maps are in a vivid palette.

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Condition: A

All are very good except map 2 with toning along a fold and loss into border, and the last map that has a small center split in map.

Estimate: $60 - $80

Sold for: $65

Closed on 12/1/2004

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