Auction 122, Lot 280

"[Lot of 2] Johnson's Florida", Johnson, A. J.

Subject: Florida

Period: 1863 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

15.3 x 12 inches
38.9 x 30.5 cm

A pair of nearly identical maps, both showing tonly 37 counties in the state. The only difference is that the second map was published by Johnson & Ward. The majority of development is in the north with the railroads not yet reaching to Tampa. Inset of the Florida Keys. The map is surrounded by Johnson's signature strapwork borders. The first map is very good. The second map with light damp stains, and several tears, one entering border.



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Estimate: $120 - $150

Sold for: $90

Closed on 12/5/2007