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Auction 109, Lot 269

"Map of Utah Territory Representing the Extent of the Irrigable, Timber and Pasture Lands", U.S. Department of Interior

Subject: Utah

Period: 1878 (dated)

Publication: HR Doc 73, 45th Cong., 2nd Sess.

Color: Hand Color

28.5 x 36 inches
72.4 x 91.4 cm

A colorful, graphic map of the major portion of the territory leaving off the arid portion west of the Great Salt Lake. The map represents the extent of the farm, lumber and pasture lands. Also shows railroads, wagon roads, trails, telegraph lines, towns, forts, county seats, topographic and hydrographic features. Elevation information given through finely done hachure.


Condition: B

Issued folding, now archival tissue backed. Light toning along some folds, else very good.

Estimate: $150 - $200

Sold for: $100

Closed on 12/1/2004