Auction 111, Lot 211

"A New Map of the State of Iowa", Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co.

Subject: Iowa

Period: 1852 (dated)

Publication: Mitchell's New Universal Atlas

Color: Hand Color

Size:
15.8 x 12.9 inches
40.1 x 32.8 cm

A fine map of the state showing the extent of settlement. Although most counties are formed, only about half of them have been surveyed or have any towns. A road network is beginning to take shape in the east and south with many stage roads located.

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Condition: A

Nice original pastel coloring. One small spot in title, still very good.

Estimate: $100 - $140

Sold for: $50

Closed on 6/8/2005

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