Auction 114, Lot 279

"Texas", Smith, Roswell C.

Subject: Texas

Period: 1854 (published)

Publication: Smith's Quarto Geography

Color: Hand Color

8.5 x 10.2 inches
21.6 x 25.9 cm

Detailed map of Texas and the surrounding region that is filled with place names and the locations of eight forts. County development is limited to the eastern third of the state. A large Fannin Land District is shown west of Cooke County and below the Llano Estracado. Locates and names the Native American tribes of the Creeks, Seminoles, Choctaws, and Chickasaws in Indian Territory. The population of Texas is given at 213,000.


Condition: B

Nice impression, original color and margins. Some light scattered foxing or toning, mostly at lower right.

Estimate: $90 - $110

Sold for: $60

Closed on 3/1/2006