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Auction 114, Lot 188

"Economic Map of Portions of Wyoming, Idaho and Utah", Hayden, Ferdinand Vandeveer

Subject: Western United States - Wyoming, Idaho and Utah

Period: 1879 (dated)

Publication: HR Misc Doc. 47th Cong., 1st Session.

Color: Printed Color

36 x 20.5 inches
91.4 x 52.1 cm
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This map was one of six included in Hayden's 12th Annual Report published in 1883. It is a beautifully executed chromolithographed map that details the land type of the region. The map covers the area from Jackson Lake and the Tetons in the north and south to below Bear Lake, Logan and Robinson's Ferry on the Green River. It extends from Blackfoot, Idaho in the west and to Rawlings, Wyoming in the east. A color/style legend identifies land type including arable land, grass, sage, forest, and rock. Coal deposits are identified with red over printed lines. Very detailed chart drawn on a scale of 1 inch per 8 miles.

References: Wheat (TMW) #1296.

Condition: B

Issued folding, now pressed and backed with archival tissue. Paper added at left margin for binding trim, a little toning at one fold only visible in blank area.

Estimate: $90 - $120

Sold for: $85

Closed on 3/1/2006