Auction 114, Lot 222

"Map of the State of Colorado", General Land Office

Subject: Colorado

Period: 1902 (dated)

Publication: Sen Doc No. 34, 57th Cong., 1st Sess.

Color: Printed Color

Size:
34 x 28.5 inches
86.4 x 72.4 cm

This is the large edition (scale of 12 miles per inch) of Harry King's map. Contains a huge amount of detail including railroads, land grants, forts, military reservations, Indian reservations, forest reserves, non-subdivided land sections, and treaty lands with notations on date and document number. Adams County is not shown indicating county development is current through 1901. Compiled under the direction of Harry King, Chief of Drafting. A large map in extraordinary condition that provides a detailed look at the state just after the turn of the century.

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Condition: A+

Estimate: $220 - $250

Sold for: $210

Closed on 3/1/2006

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