Auction 114, Lot 206

"Territory of Arizona", General Land Office

Subject: Arizona

Period: 1902 (dated)


Color: Printed Color

16.8 x 20.3 inches
42.7 x 51.6 cm

A colorful and fascinating map with a great amount of detail issued ten years before statehood. The Indian reservations and Military reservations, including Fort Apache, are clearly shown in different colors. Private claims, confirmed and unconfirmed, are outlined in red. The Grand Canyon Forest Reserve is shown. Details include watershed, mountains, numerous railroads, wagon roads, private claims, unsurveyed townships, etc. Locates the baseline and numerous standard survey lines, both north and south. A great map employing a fine printing technique produced under the direction of Harry King.


Condition: A+

Folding, as issued. Short line of browning on verso that does not show in map image.

Estimate: $150 - $200

Sold for: $75

Closed on 3/1/2006