Auction 112, Lot 145

"The United States of America Including all Its Possessions", Scarborough Company, The

Subject: United States

Period: 1907 (published)

Publication:

Color: Printed Color

Size:
55.5 x 36.8 inches
141 x 93.5 cm

This colorful map shows the United States along with numerous inset maps including Alaska, Cuba, the planned Panama Canal, and the recently acquired territories of the Philippines and Porto Rico. Two distance tables: one for international travel and an extensive table giving distance between more than 100 cities and towns in the U.S. Keyboard style borders. The map folds into gilt-stamped paper covers.

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Condition: A

Bright color and crisp impression. A few fold intersection splits and one split at margin along fold, still very good. Covers rubbed, small chips in back.

Estimate: $75 - $100

Sold for: $65

Closed on 9/28/2005

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