Catalog Archive
Auction 118, Lot 303

"A New Map of Alabama with its Roads & Distances from place to place, along the Stage & Steam Boat Routes", Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co.

Subject: Alabama

Period: 1853 (dated)

Publication: Mitchell's New Universal Atlas

Color: Hand Color

11.5 x 14.3 inches
29.2 x 36.3 cm

Attractive map of Alabama showing counties, major cities, roads and one small completed railway between Montgomery and Franklin, Georgia. Inset table lists the Steam Boat Routes - Mobile to Tuscaloosa, Mobile to Montgomery and Mobile to Pensacola. Fancy titling and decorative border with original color.


Condition: B

Original hand coloring, with some uneven toning. Couple of edge tears repaired with archival tape.

Estimate: $100 - $140

Sold for: $75

Closed on 3/6/2007