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Auction 118, Lot 404

"Map of the Seat of War in Eastern Virginia, from Fortress Monroe to Richmond", Colton, George Woolworth

Subject: Virginia

Period: 1862 (dated)

Publication: Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper

Color: Black & White

Size:
20 x 14 inches
50.8 x 35.6 cm

Unusual Civil War map focused on the area around James River off Chesapeake Bay with much detail about the surrounding area, including railroads and towns. This map was included in the issue dated May 31, 1862 and has related text on the back of the map.

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Condition: B

Light toning on one portion.

Estimate: $90 - $120

Sold for: $80

Closed on 3/6/2007

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