Auction 121, Lot 248

"Map of Red River with its Bayous and Lakes in the Vicinity of the Raft", U.S. State Surveys

Subject: Louisiana

Period: 1855 (dated)


Color: Black & White

46 x 23.5 inches
116.8 x 59.7 cm

Large map shows soundings in the Red River from Shreveport to its confluence with Red Bayou. The 13-mile length of the river is marked and tributaries, topography, and adjacent lakes are indicated. Dutch Johns, Marks, Soda and Shiftail lakes are located. Ownership of numerous land holdings are also noted on this detailed chart.


Condition: B

Folding, as issued with a little toning along some folds. Long tear at binding trim into blank area, closed on verso.

Estimate: $75 - $100

Sold for: $50

Closed on 9/26/2007