Auction 110, Lot 224

"Railroad map of South Dakota. Prepared under the direction of, and presented by, the Board of Railroad Commissioners", Rand McNally & Co.

Subject: South Dakota

Period: 1902 (published)


Color: Printed Color

32.7 x 21.7 inches
83.1 x 55.1 cm

A large, colorful and beautifully detailed map filled with information detailing development in the state at the turn of the century. Legend and coloring identifies fourteen railroads. A second legend identifies the Indian reservations, Army Posts, Forest Reserves, US Land Offices, and the Survey General's Office. Updated to 1902 with original copyright of 1889. A rarely offered map in remarkable condition.


Condition: A

Issued folding, now pressed and mounted on archival tissue. Hint of toning along two folds, else fine.

Estimate: $100 - $140

Sold for: $85

Closed on 3/2/2005