Auction 119, Lot 286

"Neueste Karte von Louisiana…", Meyer, Joseph

Subject: Louisiana

Period: 1851 (dated)

Publication: Grosser Zeitung Atlas

Color: Hand Color

Size:
14.3 x 11.5 inches
36.3 x 29.2 cm

This attractive map is the German edition of the Tanner/Mitchell Louisiana map from the New Universal Atlas, with a German title but English place names. The tables to the left of the map give steam boat routes and mileages from New Orleans to Pittsburg, Natchitoches and the Balize. The map is inset with an excellent plan of New Orleans at the top.

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Condition: A

Nice impression with original outline color.

Estimate: $150 - $200

Sold for: $190

Closed on 5/9/2007

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