Auction 110, Lot 234

"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: Black & White

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 features and hydrography. Elevation information given through finely done hachure. A large and handsome map that was published while J.W. Powell was director of the Department of the Interior.


Condition: B

Toning on fold lines, tissue backed with repairs to holes on fold lines. Lightly toned along two folds, else very good.

Estimate: $120 - $160

Sold for: $160

Closed on 3/2/2005