Auction 121, Lot 258

"Sketch of the Lead Mine District in Washington County Missouri Territory", General Land Office

Subject: Missouri

Period: 1832 (circa)

Publication: American State Papers

Color: Hand Color

14.5 x 18 inches
36.8 x 45.7 cm

A detailed map locates thirty-three diggings and mines along the Grand River near present-day Potosi. Many paper records of the early Congresses were destroyed when the Capital burned in 1814. Congress reprinted selected maps and documents from the first 14 Congresses in this publication. Dated 1816, but reprinted in the American State Papers, 1832-38.


Condition: A

Issued folding, now flattened. There are a few short fold separations in the margins.

Estimate: $130 - $170


Closed on 9/26/2007