Auction 117, Lot 231

"Colorado", Gray, Frank

Subject: Colorado

Period: 1873 (published)

Publication: Atlas of the United States

Color: Hand Color

14.8 x 11.8 inches
37.6 x 30 cm

This fine map shows the status of settlement and development in the state. It details railroads, cities, towns and mining communities, watershed, forts, and more. Extensive topographical detail in hachure. This early edition names only 20 counties with the majority of the western portion mostly unsettled. A fine city plan of San Francisco is on verso.


Condition: A+

Fine example with great color and full margins.

Estimate: $90 - $110

Sold for: $200

Closed on 12/6/2006