Auction 112, Lot 158

"A Map of Newhampshire and Vermont", Morse, Jedidiah (Rev.)

Subject: New Hampshire & Vermont

Period: 1802 (circa)

Publication: The American Universal Geography

Color: Black & White

9.2 x 7.4 inches
23.4 x 18.8 cm

This nineteenth century map was drawn by J. Denison and published by Jedidiah Morse, one of the founders of American cartography. It shows five counties in New Hampshire and eleven in Vermont. The Line of Mason's Patent 1787 extends northeastward from Rindge, New Hampshire to the unspecified Maine border. This is the second edition, reengraved on a slightly smaller plate by Enoch G. Gridley.

References: cf. Wheat & Brun #188.

Condition: B

Light soil.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $250

Closed on 9/28/2005