Auction 115, Lot 243

"State of Idaho. Compiled from the official Records of the General Land Office and other sources…", General Land Office

Subject: Idaho

Period: 1909 (dated)

Publication: Sen. Doc 370, 61st Cong., "Water Rights and Power Sites in Idaho"

Color: Printed Color

Size:
28.4 x 43.8 inches
72.1 x 111.3 cm

A very fine example of this huge map absolutely filled with detailed topographical and political information. The map reflects current reclamation projects and irrigation plans of the Carey Act. Four Indian Reservations are shown in addition to forest reserves and military reservations. There are four insets: Boise & vicinity; Lewiston & vicinity; Wallace & vicinity; and Pocatello & vicinity. A large and most colorful map published at an important period in Idaho's history.

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Condition: A

Bright color and fine impression. Issued folding, now pressed and backed with archival tissue. Close trimmed at left, as issued. Hint of a little toning, still very good.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $150

Closed on 6/21/2006

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