Auction 115, Lot 279

"Indian Territory", U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs

Subject: Oklahoma

Period: 1889 (dated)

Publication: Sen. Doc. 78, 51st Cong., 1st Sess.

Color: Printed Color

Size:
31.5 x 23.5 inches
80 x 59.7 cm

A colorful, detailed and informative map of present-day Oklahoma without its panhandle (Public Lands). Legends identify military reservations, Indian reservations, roads, trails, and railroads. Watershed and topography are well developed. Thirty-one different Indian lands are noted with information on pertinent treaties and Executive Orders, all keyed to the map. With handsome Victorian-style titling. The map was compiled under the direction of the Hon: John H. Oberly Commissioner of Indian Affairs. Attractive and large sheet lithographed by A. Hoen & Co of Baltimore.

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Condition: A+

Folding, as issued. Mint condition.

Estimate: $250 - $350

Sold for: $400

Closed on 6/21/2006

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