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Auction 110, Lot 147

"North America Sheet V The North West and Michigan Territories", SDUK Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge

Subject: United States - Central

Period: 1833 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

15 x 12 inches
38.1 x 30.5 cm
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This is an interesting map of most of the Northwest Territory and Michigan Territory. It has the elongated Lake Michigan and bears some resemblance to Burr's map of 1831. The Ottawa and Miami Indian nations are shown occupying the whole northern part of Michigan and the only settlement in the North West Territory is Green Bay Township along with Fort Howard.

References: Karpinski #119.

Condition: B

Small stain in upper right , just into border, else very good to fine. Very fine engraved lines, with original outline coloring.

Estimate: $120 - $160

Sold for: $65

Closed on 3/2/2005