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Auction 118, Lot 292

"Johnson's Washington and Oregon", Johnson & Browning

Subject: United States - Northwestern

Period: 1861 (circa)

Publication: Illustrated Family Atlas

Color: Hand Color

15 x 11.3 inches
38.1 x 28.7 cm

A handsome and colorful map of the Pacific Northwest with Washington Territory wrapping around the newly formed state of Oregon and extending south to Utah and east to Nebraska Territory. County development is mostly limited to the coastal areas. Very little information is displayed in the area of today's Idaho. The map locates numerous forts including Boise, Benton, Owen, Colville, and Hall. The important landmarks of Three Buttes and the Three Tetons are noted in the lower portion of Washington Territory.


Condition: A

Original hand color. Tiny spot neat St. Helens, near fine otherwise.

Estimate: $150 - $200

Sold for: $110

Closed on 3/6/2007