Auction 122, Lot 213

"Georgia", Scott, Joseph

Subject: Southern United States, Georgia

Period: 1795 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

7.5 x 6 inches
19.1 x 15.2 cm

This lovely, small map of Georgia is the first state of this early American produced map. It shows Georgia's boundary extending from the Atlantic Ocean westward to the Mississippi River, with New Orleans, Mobile and the coast shown in West Florida. The Okefenokee Swamp is named as the Ouaphenogaw Swamp.

References: Wheat & Brun #612.

Condition: A

Folding, with narrow (1/8") margins, apparently as issued.

Estimate: $220 - $300

Sold for: $220

Closed on 12/5/2007