Auction 122, Lot 283

"[Indexed County and Township Map of Illinois]", Rand McNally & Co.

Subject: Illinois

Period: 1884 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Printed Color

Size:
16.25 x 26.4 inches
41.3 x 67.1 cm

A nice example of the business atlas' Indexed County and Township Map of Illinois in pocket map format. Beautifully colored with yellow outlining to the state and county borders, blue rivers, and red to indicate railroads. Featuring railroads, counties, lakes, rivers and place names, this superb example also contains two insets Chicago and Vicinity, and Vicinity of Davenport & Rock Island. Folds into original black cloth boards (6.25 x 3.75").

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Condition: A

Very light and scattered foxing with a little light age toning. Upper margin trimmed with loss of title, as issued. Covers with just a hint of wear.

Estimate: $200 - $300

Sold for: $100

Closed on 12/5/2007

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