"Map of the State of West Virginia and Parts of the Adjoining States", Colton, G.W. & C.B.
Subject: West Virginia
Period: 1869 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
26.5 x 23.6 inches
67.3 x 59.9 cm
Large pocket map with remarkable detail of counties, roads, railroads, mountains and watershed. Extends to include parts of Virginia, Maryland, Kentucky, and Pennsylvania. Map folds into gilt-stamped cloth covers. An early map of the state, updated from the 1865 plate.
Good impression on bank note paper. Lightly soiled, with some fold intersection and fold splits. Small light yellow stain in lower portion. Covers with some wear and warping.