Auction 122, Lot 185

"United States", Mitchell/Cowperthwait

Subject: Eastern United States

Period: 1854 (circa)

Publication: Universal Atlas

Color: Hand Color

12.5 x 15.8 inches
31.8 x 40.1 cm

Map of the eastern states that shows some early territorial divisions in what would become Minnesota. Virginia is one state; West Virginia did not separate until 1863. The map shows roads and rail routes, cities and towns. It is surrounded in an attractive frame-like border.


Condition: B+

Original color on a sheet with some chipping and a couple tears into the border, repaired on the verso with archival tape.

Estimate: $110 - $140


Closed on 12/5/2007