Auction 111, Lot 228

"Minnesota", Colton, G.W. & C.B.

Subject: Minnesota

Period: 1867 (dated)

Publication: General Atlas

Color: Hand Color

16.1 x 23.3 inches
40.9 x 59.2 cm

Double-page map filled with detail attesting to the rapid growth of the region during this period. Shows numerous railroads expanding north and west, cities, towns, watershed, forts, lakes, and more. Early county development in the north with a few huge counties dominating the area. Inset with the "Continuation of the North East Portion of Minnesota" includes all of Cook County.


Condition: A

Good impression and fine, original coloring.

Estimate: $80 - $100


Closed on 6/8/2005