Auction 112, Lot 187

"Chart of a portion of the Savannah River", U.S. Corps of Engineers

Subject: Georgia & South Carolina

Period: 1849 (published)

Publication: Sen. Doc #19, 1st Session, 31st Congress

Color: Hand Color

31.5 x 20.8 inches
80 x 52.8 cm

Large map of the part of the Savannah River adjacent to the city of Savannah. Several islands are shown including a large Hutchinson Island. The map is filled with detail, soundings in the river and plantations along the shores (including the crop type). Surveyed and drawn by M.L. Smith under the direction of J.J. Albert and lithographed by C.B. Graham.


Condition: B

Attractive later color. Paper replaced at binding tear with slight loss of neatline, upper left.

Estimate: $275 - $325


Closed on 9/28/2005