"A New Map of Alabama with its Roads & Distances from place to place, along the Stage & Steam Boat Routes", Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co.
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.
Original hand coloring, with some uneven toning. Couple of edge tears repaired with archival tape.